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Upcoming Classes

Refresher Class
Know how to play but haven’t played in a while and you feel a bit rusty? Took lessons a while ago and need to be reminded of the rules and special hands? Just feel like meeting some canasta peeps? Covid brain?? Sign up for this Refresher class so you have the confidence to meld again!!

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Give the gift of canasta and a great time with friends!
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Beginner Lessons forming now!! Mondays, August 2nd, 9th & 16th; 12:00-2:00 EST

Please contact me to schedule

In Person Lesson Update

In person beginner Canasta Lessons and Supervised Play, postponed until further notice! Please stay healthy and quarantine! We will appreciate our canasta family even more when this virus subsides! In the meantime, I am always available by email to answer your canasta questions!! We WILL meld again!!!

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We laughed, drank wine, made  some new friends and learned canasta in a very fun way!!

Laurie W., Monmouth Beach, NJ

Elyse taught us so much strategy, I feel like I could play with any level player now!

Nicole S., New York City

Elyse’s classes were so much fun and I met the nicest people while learning the game!

Paul B., New York City

I can’t believe my wife talked me in to taking Canasta lessons, but I actually had a great time learning and drinking with friends!!

Walter K., Manalapan, NJ