The Pembury Bridge Club is offering free lessons for beginners and people returning to bridge, or social players who want to learn modern bridge.

Lessons will be held at 5:30 p.m. Sundays, starting Dec. 13, at South Congregational Church, 110 South St.

Lessons are open to all ages. Sessions are eight weeks long. Instructor is Peter Samsel.

Cost for ACBL (American Contract Bridge League) games is $6 per person.

Instruction books are available at reduced prices; the first book is free if you sign up in advance and attend three sessions.

For more information or to sign up, leave name and phone number at 413-655-2416 or email