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Card Clubs

Card Clubs

Good company, good cards (sometimes), always good fun!


We will play each Friday 7 to 9:30 p.m. (approximately) in rooms #2&3 in the Civic Association, through May 2015. Bring a snack and your own beverages. There is no cost – just fun. Please enter the building through the entrance by the tennis courts. Questions…contact Brad or Nancy Gamblin bgamblin@aol.com ; Brad 941-626-9532 or Nancy 941-626-7707.

Bridge- Men's Social

Contact - Randy Rosen - (941-661-6957 or pgirs@comcast.net )

Please join us for Men’s Social Bridge on Monday morning from 9 AM to Noon. It is a great opportunity to meet some great guys, play bridge  and talk.   We look forward to having you join us. Any questions contact Randy at home, 505.4036.

Bridge - Couples League

Contacts: Lionel & Marcia Schuman | marli47@comcast.net

Couples Bridge is an active PGICA club that meets in the homes of  members  twice a month. We try to have 2-3 teams and play from October through March ending with a pot luck dinner.  If you like playing bridge it is a good way to meet fellow bridge players in the community. Couples can be any combination of two people. We would like to invite new members to join our group. If you return later than October and have previously joined the club you can easily catch up by March.  If interested contact Lionel or Marcia Schuman at marli47@comcast.net

Bridge - Couples

Contacts: Mary Lee Ruelle (575-4839 or mulinex@comcast.net )

Couples Bridge meets the first and third Wednesday of each month at 2:00p.m. at the Civic Association. We are a fun group and invite anyone wanting to play and enjoy a nice afterNoon to contact Mary Lee at 575.4839.

Bridge - Ladies Friday

Contacts: Jane Stenberg, 954-612-3556

We meet every Friday at 12:30. Play starts shortly thereafter. All players are required to be members of the Civic Association. To join the Association, or please call the front desk at 637.1655. If you wish to play and are not signed up, please contact Marilyn or Brenda.

Bridge - Monday Night Duplicate

Contact: Carolyn Gulick, 575.2344

We play the 1st and 3rd Mondays at 7 p.m. and all members of Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association are invited to join our group.

Bridge - ACBL Duplicate Bridge

Contact - Mary Chupak, 575.1755, chupak@comcast.net

Please plan to join us for ACBL Duplicate Bridge on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 1:00 pm. We promise you an afternoon of fun and friendship. Share hands, questions and comments with Sarah Robin. E-mail: bridgeprof1@comcast.net.

Round Robin Bridge Group

Contact - Cathy or Charlie Eliason, 941-621-4579 or cattgrt@aol.com.

We invite all bridge players to join our fun group. We are an active couples bridge club where two pairs meet in a member’s home approximately twice a month. We are flexible. Any two friends are welcome to participate as a “couple.” Games begin in November and must be played by the end of February. You arrange the time which is convenient to you and your opponents, so if you are a Snowbird, or gone for an extended period, your games can be scheduled for when you are here. We end the season with a luncheon and awards ceremony. If you like to play Rubber Bridge, come and join us! If you have questions or wish to participate, please contact us.


Linda Miller, 347-8203, millerinflorida@yahoo.com

We meet every Thursday from 1 – 4 p.m.

Pinochle - Tuesday

Contact - Gertrude Bush (637-7278) - If your interested in playing, we play every Tuesday at 1p.m. and we're looking for new players - Gals & Guys.

Poker - Wednesday Night Club

Contact- Charles Decker (639-0522 or 661-9049 -cell) - We would like more players to join us from 6:30 - 10:30p.m.. Come on out and have a great night.

Texas Hold'em Game

Texas Hold'Em

Hi poker players!  Ever wanted to play “Texas Hold’em” as seen on television? If you enjoy the game this is your opportunity to play with other PGI members.

We play “Tournament Style” and it’s a great chance to improve your game, meet others who share your enjoyment in playing Texas Hold”em. You can join us each month on the 2nd and 4th Monday evenings at 7:00 p.m. This is a social game open to PGICA members only. For more information call Dick Shelton at 505.9455.