UNIT 144 BOARD ELECTION

The Unit 144 Board Election will be held Nov. 13-18, 2021. The election will be via email and mail-in ballot. An email will be sent out Nov. 13 with a link to the electronic ballot. Both the electronic and mail-in ballot voting close Nov. 18. You must be a member of ACBL in good standing to vote, that is, your ACBL dues must be paid.

Unit Nominating Committee Chair Ann Caldwell and members Sue Ray, Barb Woodard, Gail Walzer and Martha Shapiro are proud to present the following candidates for the Unit 144 Board. Those elected will serve a 2-year term:


Tom Ebers
Sean Gallagher
Sheryl Gordon
Larry Jackson

Two (2) of our current members are not running for re-election (Barbara Johnson and Bill Demetriou). Incumbent Tom Ebers is running for re-election.
You MUST vote for at least TWO but not more than THREE of the above candidates. If you have any questions or concerns call Barbara Johnson at 901-396-9356 or Sue Ray at 901-218-9281.

Any member without an email address can get a mail-in ballot by calling Bill Demetriou at 901-355-5283 and leaving your name and mailing address. These ballots should be returned to Sue Ray at 7268 Mont Blanc Dr., Germantown, TN 38138 on or before Nov. 18 with your ACBL player number. Members sharing the same email address who receive only one ballot may also call Bill Demetriou to get a mail-in ballot. When voting, no names are required, only your ACBL player number.

This Notice is also being mailed to all members without an email address.

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Live Bridge Returns to Memphis Clubs!

Lightman Bridge Center
Beginning Wednesday, June 16, Lightman will have 3 in-person games per week:
9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Open
1:30 p.m. Friday, Open
1:30 p.m. Saturday, Open
Other games will remain online.
Vaccinations required, but masks are optional.
Our in-person game schedule is coordinated with the New Orleans club to allow us to remain in our virtual club.
We Miss You!
Please plan now to join us Wednesday, June 16. More details to follow.
Questions: Sharon Ohsfeldt, 901-590-7946, sobridge123@gmail.com

Germantown DBC
Germantown DBC is returning to face-to-face bridge on Wednesday, June 2!
Play will be held at the Pickering Center, 7771 Poplar Pike, Germantown.
We will offer 2 games:
Wednesday 10 a.m., Open
Thursday 10 a.m., Limited (1000 MP)
Coffee/Water will be provided. Bring your own snacks.
Virtual games will continue to be available wherever you want to play.
Questions: Diane Dillman, 817-291-8462, d1955g@aol.com

Midtown Memphis Bridge Club
Live in-club games resumed in April:
Monday, 10 a.m.
Friday, 10 a.m.
Games held at Lindenwood Christian Church in our normal club room.
We will have a strict regimen for COVID-related considerations as follows:
All players must have their COVID vaccinations;
The latest CDC guidelines allow us to NOT wear masks if all players are vaccinated. We will have face shields for those who want them.
Hand sanitizer will be at each table.
Each player will be given a bid box for the duration of each session.
Only one player at each table will handle the scoring device.
Each player will have their temperature taken at the entrance.
Each player will be required to sign a release for the club and the church.
The games will be Mondays and Fridays until further notice.
The games will begin at 10am, they will be ACBL-sanctioned open stratified and be the
standard 22-28 boards, depending on attendance.
Please email your intent to attend to:
Bobjr1450@gmail.com or joyal1@bellsouth.net
or call 901-581-9955

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