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Mah Jongg Olympia

Detailed Mah Jongg Rules

Mah Jongg Rules-PDF

Playing Mah Jongg will depend upon what you are searching for.

How Mah Jongg Expanded My Shrinking World

The Joy of Mah Jongg

“Learning a new game also helped me make new friends”

NMJL Mah Jongg for Beginners

Folks are playing Mah Jongg on line, and for some groups in person.  Lots of opportunities to learn and practice:  in person, on line, with bots, or with your friends.

A book many have found useful for learning National Mah Jongg (available from  is:

Beginner’s Guide to American Mah Jongg: How to Play the Game & WinPaperback – June 15, 2007 by Elaine Sandberg (Author), Tom Sloper (Author)

Pat is a resource for what’s happening in the Olympia Area for Mah Jongg.

She plays Mah Jongg in a variety of settings and assists with learning.

There are several groups  that play Mah Jongg regularly in the Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater Area. 



  • Olympia City Newcomers play twice a month, and there is a group that plays Chinese Maj Jongg also.

  • There are other informal groups that play at various times and places. 

  • More information and details, contact Pat Sonnenstuhl,


When Etiquette Trumps the Mah Jongg Rule Book 

Interesting Mah Jongg websites

On Line Places to Play American Mah Jongg

Bird Bam Mah Jongg:

Mah Jongg Time:

My Mah 

National Mah Jongg League (where you get your card):

Real Mah Jongg:

Mah Jongg on Facebook

Misc Mah Jongg Websites of interest

Mah Jongg Mentor:   

Where the Winds Blow (interesting Mah Jongg sets):

All Things Mah Jongg:

Sloper on Mah Jongg:

Mah Jongg Lifestyle Blog:

MahJongg: How do you spell it ??