Monthly Archives: January 2014

MA JONG DINER!

If I ever happen to be in Sacramento, and this is enough to make me want to go there, I am heading straight to Ma Jong’s Asian Restaurant. Check out their website – the pictures of their food are nothing short of fabulous! I wish they delivered to New York!

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Mah Jongg Tournament! Breakfast! Lunch! Prizes!

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Good friends of mine sent me this information about a tournament out on Long Island. I suspect this will be lots of fun – if you live on the Island, think about attending this tournament – breakfast, lunch and a Mah Jongg tournament with money prizes – all for $45 and a good cause, at that? What could be better?!!

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A MAH JONGG MASCOT!

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Yesterday was our weekly Mah Jongg game and this time it was K’s turn to host with Roxie greeting us as we came in. My hostess gift was for Roxie – an antler – which she seemed to truly appreciate. As always, it was a wonderful day of food and fun. The only thing missing from the day was S who is still in California – and it’s not the same without her!

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MAH JONGG TEACHERS, Continued!

My call out for Mah Jongg teachers throughout the United States has been met with phenomenal success. Every few days I will post some more names and contact information about teachers in different areas of the country. If you are a Mah Jongg teacher – or know of any – please send names and contact information to me. It’s more fun if you have some great pictures to send along with names, email addesses and phone numbers.

Today I want to introduce you to Peggy Kolkey who teaches in Beverly Hills and on the Westside of Los Angeles. You can reach Peggy at pkolkey@yahoo.com or at 213.840.3869.

Here’s Peggy, victorious after winning on the very difficult 2013 hand from the NMJL‘s 2013 card:

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WHO KNEW, PART II

imageThe European Mahjong Association (EMA) is holding its Fifth Open European Mahjong Championship in Strasbourg, France. The dates of the championship tournament are Thursday, July 3, 2014 through Sunday, July 6, 2014.

The EMA is a member of the World Mahjong Organization (WMO).

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MAH JONGG in and around BERKELEY, CA

Here’s more information from our friend and Mahj teacher, Toby Salk, on Mah Jongg opportunities in Berkeley. You can connect with Toby and get all of her information through her website.

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