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Cutthroat Social Tournament this Saturday April 30th ~10am

You’re invited to join your JPLBC friends for a few hours of bowls and fun this Saturday starting at 10am. The greens will be freshly mowed and rolled, weather report says sunshine/mid 60’s. Bring a refreshment and snack. Prizes will be awarded for the three highest scores. The game will be cutthroat so bring your calculator to keep score!

cutthroat-def., characterized by each player playing independently rather than having a permanent partner —used especially of partnership games adapted for three players

April 28th, 2016|News|

Saturday May 7th ~Join the Crew for Opening Day!

Come roll your first bowl of the season and say Ahoy to your mateys.
*Featuring Special Performance by JACK HIGH DRILL TEAM

JPLBC will have the Salmon Catch of the Day on board – you bring a dish to share.
We’ll have Sangria on deck. You bring your favorite libations.

Wear your nautical whites and your favorite sailor hat!
10am-2pm

Until then – FAIR WINDS!!

April 28th, 2016|News|

Campus Day, Spring Meeting and Short Jack game- Saturday Trifecta!

Saturday, April 23th, 9 AM to 4 PM ~ Make a day of it, or show up when you can.

9 to Noon: Time for the annual spring cleaning of the clubhouse, gardens and grounds in preparation for opening day. Lend a hand spiffing up the joint.

Noon to 1 PM: Lunch break and annual all-member spring meeting.

2-4 PM: All work and no play makes jack a dull ball.
Stay for Club Game—Short Jack pairs!

April 18th, 2016|News|

Spring Rolls League starts March 5th

Time to dust off those bowls and get a jump start on the 2016 season by joining the Spring Rolls league!  This is an open draw, coed league that plays Saturday afternoons at 1:00pm.  Runs March 5-April 16.  A great opportunity to get back into the swing of things with a little friendly competition and a lot of socializing!

Draw game starts at 1:00, come early to put your chip in and help set up the rinks.  Cost $15 league fee or $5 drop in.  Questions? Contact John Hollingsworth.

February 10th, 2016|News|

Frostitutes starts January 9th

Time to get the 2016 bowling season started with the Frostitute league Saturday afternoons at 1pm. Starting on Saturday January 9th through February 27th. $15 league fee or $5 drop in. Put your long johns on and come out into the sunlight! No need to signup ahead of time just show up in time to pay and toss your chip in. Questions? aealesio@yahoo.com

December 31st, 2015|News|

Early Bird Renewal Ends December 31st

Renew your membership by December 31st and receive a $25 discount! On January 1st and after, renewal fees go back to $115 for Full members, $90 for Associate members and $65 for youth memberships. Simply go to the membership page where you can renew online, or print out the renewal form to mail in with your check.

December 3rd, 2015|News|

Andy Klubberud at Champion of Champions in Australia

Andy Klubberud is saving the Northwest bowlers from the doldrums of fall.  On Monday November 16 he begins play in World Bowls Champion of Champions Singles tournament in Gold Coast, Australia at Club Helensvale. This is the coming together of National Champions who won their place on the bowling green, not by selection.  Andy earned the right to compete by being the 2014 Men’s Singles National Champion.  Also competing for the US will be Dee McSparran of the SW division who won the 2014 womens title.

Andy and Dee will take on competitors from 25 countries, the men having 11 rounds

November 15th, 2015|News|

Long time member passes-Memorial Service Update

Dee Poor, one of our members and wife of George for over 50 years has died. Dee represented our NW Division at the US Championships. George and Dee were very active members with JP, Woodland Park and down in Arizona. We will miss Dee and our heartfelt condolences to George.  There will be a memorial service on Friday, November 20th at Holyrood Cemetery Chapel, 205 NE 205th Street, Shoreline, WA, at 1:30 pm. A reception will follow at the Lake Forest Park Civic Club, 17301 Beach Dr. NE, Lake Forest Park, WA. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate

November 5th, 2015|News|

2015 National Championships begin this week in Long Beach!

Right now bowlers from all over the country are traveling to Long Beach CA to compete in this year's US National Championships. Representing the Pacific Northwest Division, our very own:

Nancy Nishikawa (women's singles)
Lisa Duffala and Nita Chambers (women's pairs)
Jeff Covell (men's singles)
Andy Klubberud and Max Cavender (men's pairs)

Wishing Good Bowls to all!

If you'd like to follow along, games start Wednesday October 21st, here is the Bowls USA schedule link.    Schedule
October 17th, 2015|News|

Nita Chambers is our new Board President

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Congratulations to Nita Chambers who has been voted in as our new Board President. Thank you Nita for offering your time and energy to keep our club running like a well polished bowl!

October 17th, 2015|News|
Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club

Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club