Mahjongg teachers

Teachers on the list are presumed to teach National Mah Jongg League Rules. 
These are open, public listings and are not verified, certified or endorsed by myself or the NMJL.
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Donna Huisinga  Phoenix - small group lessons  
Daron Barness  Scottsdale - individual and group lessons  602-619-1136

Carol Cohn
San Diego/Mission Valley area, California  619.708.7760
Johni Levene
Los Angeles and Santa Monica, California 
Sara Linden
San Francisco Bay Area - sara@mahjclub.com415.810.8434
Toby Salk
Catherine Freemire - Mah Jongg Joy
Berkley -925-939-3904 
I offer friendly American mahjongg classes and gatherings in Walnut Creek, CA and other Bay Area locations.

Canada - Ontario
Marge Lindsay  Windsor area - Beginner Lessons Free  519-966-1166
Rosalie Bezaire - Windsor area - 


Stefanie - Specializing in never-evers and brush-up groups.  Donate a beginning learning session to non-profit organizations:  Gilda's Club, synagogues and churches, etc.

Risav V. - Teaches American Mahjongg (NMJL), Fairfield County, CT


Michelle Rahn - Lives in Southern Delaware - will travel up to 60 miles.  609-670-2140 

Dolly Worn  - Sebastian, Florida.  Sebastian Florida senior center.  $1 donation. 772-388-1913 

Marjorie Tomaso  - 28 Colonial Hills Drive, St. Louis, MO 63141 -  314-304-1261

New Jersey
Donna Gross  - Randolph, New Jersey.  Teaches at adult school in Chatham.  Individuals and groups.

Christine Blackford  - Monmouth and Ocean County, New Jersey.  Private Mah Jongg for Beginners & Intermediate, private/group instruction, minimum 3 players.  Available to teach individuals, families or groups at libraries, colleges, communities, recreational and senior centers, etc.,

New York
Linda Fisher  Queens and Manhattan - two-hour class, three person minimum.  Can teach in your home or mine or public venue such as a cafe or library.  Follow up classes and assistance in finding a game.

Alex Pollack  
Queens and Long Island - group classes  516-816-5084 -

Barbara Dellon and Susan Ryhanen   Northern Westchester Co. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Email:    Website:
Beginning and intermediate classes in the spring and fall through Lakeland Central School District's Continuing Education Program.  We also will consider private and small group lessons.

Renee Gatta  Nassau County, NY - individual and group.

Barbara Berger -  Upper NY State (Syracuse, Rochester, Ithaca) -  summer months. or 

June Rapowitz, Rochester, NY -

Ling Maris, Manhattan, Nassau, Suffolk, some NJ and Conn.  516-625-0029 or 516-782-6621

Stef Buckley,  Westchester, N.Y.  Specializing in never-evers and brush-up groups.  Donates a beginning learning session to non-profit organizations; Gilda's Club, synagogues and churches, etc.

Shelby Rhyne,
Columbus, Ohio
Alice Sadaka, 
Columbus, Ohio

North Carolina
Barbara Berger -  Playing 48 years, teaching 16+ years.  Willing to travel to Asheville, Hendersonville, Cashiers, etc.  Fee for lessons (but worth every penny)  843-991-0371 

South Carolina
Barbara Berger -  Playing 48 years, teaching 16+ years.  Willing to travel to Anderson, Greenville, Easley, Spartanburg.  Fee for lessons (but worth every penny)  843-991-0371 

Marlene Stern  - - Dallas area

Shirley Hanick  - 

Marilyn Calabrese  - Gcalabr337@aol.com804-323-0704 - Richmond area