Mathewson Bridge Center, Unit 473

125 W. Plumb Ln, Reno, NV 89502



Can the world’s most popular card game enhance the way we make connections with others? For those who play bridge at the Mathewson Bridge Center, the answer is yes! The Mathewson Bridge Center offers duplicate bridge games 6 days a week. Contact with questions.

Important News


Stacie Mathewson has generously agreed to donate $25,000 every year for the next four years on June 12th (Chuck Mathewson’s birthday). Thank you Stella Marino-Russell for all your work in obtaining this donation!

Special Events

Carson City Limited Sectional

Weekly Schedule

Sept. 18th (Mon) – Sept. 24th (Sun)

Monday – 12:30 Open Game and 49er Game (preregistration)
Tuesday – Bob Luebkeman’s lesson at 11:00 | Pro-Am TEAM Game at 12:30
Wednesday – 12:00 Open Game in Carson, 911 Beverly Dr.
Thursday – Don Rogers’ coaching session at 9:00-11:00 | 299er (preregistration) and Open game at 12:30
Friday – 149er game (preregistration) at 9:00 and Open game at 12:30
Saturday – Saturday Practice Session at 9:30 – 11:30
Sunday – Open game at 12:30NAP UNIT QUALIFIER

Current News

Welcome New ACBL members Lori and Steven Bigham

Welcome back Mj Evans

Welcome recent transfers Michael Cohn from Unit 507. CURRENT Membership Count: 297.

CONGRATULATIONS to our members who have earned a NEW ACBL status: New Junior Masters Hannah Graziano; New Club Masters Janet Wright; New Sectional Master Michael Newmark, Ali Tognoni, and Max Williams; New Regional Master Michael Robinson and ; New NABC Master Jerry Johnson and Michell Miller; and New Silver Life Master Julie Wong.

Weekly lessons and play sessions: Tuesdays, 11-12, lesson and supervised play by Bob Luebkeman (donations accepted); Thursdays, 9-11, coaching sessions by Don Rogers ($5)and Saturdays, 9:30-11:30, short topic review and supervised play by Jill Wallace and Brad Stone (free for current students, $5 for others).

All Western 99er NiteClub: The Mathewson Bridge Center is participating in the 99er NiteClub, which offers 12-board ACBL Virtual Games, Monday – Thursdays at 6:30 pm PT. Each of the game offer post-game analysis hosted on Zoom by ACBL certified teachers. Many of our 99ers are participating and enjoying these games.

ACBL Guest Memberships: If you would like to become a brand new ACBL member, you may sign up for a free 120-day guest membership. This guest membership will allow you to play in any ACBL club or tournament game, earn up to 20 masterpoints, read online editions of the Bridge Bulletin, and receive Live for Clubs results emails.

Bridge isn’t just a card game. Bridge provides a cognitive workout as well as an opportunity for social interaction. It isn’t just seniors who are benefiting from this game, the younger generation is reaping the benefits as well. Just view “The Next Stage Has Begun for the Mathewson Bridge Center” on KRXI Fox 11 with Connie Wray and you’ll see why people like to play bridge!

Our Location

Mathewson Bridge Center, 125 West Plumb Ln, became bridge players new home in January 2020 thanks to a generous donation by the Charles M. Mathewson Foundation. MBC is now open five days a week for in-person games. See our schedule of In-Person and Virtual Club games in the Weekly Schedule above.

Daily Games and Lessons

Bridge teachers from the Mathewson Bridge Center offers bridge lessons, coaching sessions, and supervised play. Visit the Education on this site to see what lessons are currently being offered. We offer several different ways for you to learn and improve your bridge play.

Building Connections

Just as a bridge makes connections between two structures, playing the game of bridge builds connections among people. Contact us at and learn more about becoming part of the Reno bridge community.

Mathewson Bridge Center
Phone: 775-827-3867
125 W. Plumb Ln
Reno, NV 89509

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