Next First Sunday Unit Game Nov. 1

We are skipping our First Sunday Unit Game in October so as to host Albany and Corvallis in the Inter-Unit Championship Contest on October 11: see below. We resume our regular schedule on November 1. Susan Palmer is providing a meatball dish for the main course in the monthly potluck. Players are asked to bring salads and desserts for the 12:30 p.m. feeding. The game follows at 1. Kevin Kacmarynski conducts a free mini-lesson at 11:45 a.m. Need a partner for the game? Call Gayle Goodman-Wilkins at (503) 371-3556.

Inter-Unit Championship set for Oct. 11

This year's rematch in the Inter-Unit Championship series between Units 477 (Albany-Corvallis) and 490 (Salem-McMinnville) takes place at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, at the Keizer/Salem Area Seniors. Unit 477 is the reigning trophy holder. Contact Tom McGuire, 503-990-7808 for more information
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– Welcome to ACBL Unit 490 –

Unit 490 is the American Contract Bridge League District 20 chapter in the Salem, Oregon area.

Within the Unit are the Salem Bridge Club, 930 Plymouth Drive NE, Keizer (503-463-7165), and the Oak Valley Bridge Club, 1501 SW Baker St., McMinnville (503-537-2460).

Stratified games are held daily, Monday through Friday and on some Sundays.  So come play bridge with us. You will find a fun-filled, easy-going, friendly atmosphere. Take a look at our current monthly calendar!

If you are new to bridge, please contact Rose McGuire at 503.990.7808.

Can’t find the information you need on our web site? Contact Loren Meyer at 503-585-0694.


Kevin invites you play an October 28 evening game at Capitol Manor. It will be a Club Appreciation – Swiss Mixer Team game. A Swiss mixer is a team game where players arrive as pairs and are randomly put into teams of four.

Special Events This Month (Calendar)
Club Championship Games

Friday, September 25 12:30 PM

Friday, September 25 7:00 PM

Unit Games

Sunday, September 6 – 12:30PM.  See Announcements, this page. 

Wednesday, September 16 – 7PM


Sectional Tournaments This Month

Portland Fall Sectional, September 14 – 16 (info)

Regional Tournaments

Seaside Regional September 28 – October 4 (info)

Other Club Events

Swiss Teams at Capitol Manor, Friday, September 11 – 7PM


See what special events are coming up next month.