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

The eight-week lessons begin Wednesday, April 13, from 10:30 a.m. to noon at South Congregational Church, 10 South St.

Following the lesson, students play in a guided novice game which will end by 3 p.m.

Lessons, refreshments and first textbook are free to new players; games will be $6, beginning the third week.

For more information, call 413-441-5934, or email