Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club
Est. 1942



Andy Klubberud at Champion of Champions in New Zealand

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


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|

Election hours extended

On October 10th we will be voting in our next Board President!  We strongly encourage you to come to the club between the hours of 10am-3pm to cast your vote.  Per our bylaws, we must have at least 25% of the active membership (35 people) vote in person for the election to be valid.

October 5th, 2015|News|
  • Brian in action - 2014 Cereal Bowl

October 10th Trifecta!

Cereal Bowl 7:30-9:30 

Join your fellow bowlers for the Annual Cereal Bowl.  Wear your pj's*, bring your porridge, cereal, or breakfast treat to share. The club supplies milk, juice and coffee. Dew permitting, the traditional spiral course will be waiting for you.  *pj's not required, it just adds to the folly.

All-Member Meeting & Board President Election  10:00am-11:30am 

JPLBC will hold their biannual all member meeting to get feedback from club members and share relevant news. In addition, this particular mtg. includes the election of your next Board President. Voting open from 10am-3pm.

Oktoberfest 12:00-4:00pm

September 22nd, 2015|Cereal Bowl, Club Games, News|

Board Changes – late summer 2015

It’s time to turn over several key positions on our board. Please consider joining the JPLBC Board by putting your hat in the ring for President, Secretary, or Treasurer. For more info on what the responsibilities are for each position, or if you know of someone who would be a good fit for one of these, contact our current (and continuing) VP Brian Nichols.
August 17th, 2015|News, Volunteer Calls|
  • Arwen, The Duchess, Jesse and Mike B.

Amazon ( AWS Legal ) Rocks The Rental

Congrats to the winners of the Amazon Tournament
Notable:  The Bossman had game.  Matt I. skipped his team to the championship match with his silky delivery.  Mike B. skipped his side perfectly all tournament long including some clutch shots to get to the final.  Well played indeed.

August 16th, 2015|Amazon Tournament, Tournaments|

Bowls USA Northwest Division Mens and Womens Singles Play Downs

The 2015 US Championships will be held at Southwest Division Long Beach Club from October 20th to 25th.  To enter the Play Downs every player must meet the following requirements.

a) Be a citizen of the United States.

b) Be a Bowls USA member prior to the Play Downs.

c) Be financially in good standing for all bowls related obligations.

d) Be able to verify, if a member of more than one division, that they have not entered the Play Downs of any other division.

e) Be willing to certify that they will compete at the Championships as that division's representative or as runners up

July 29th, 2015|News|

Jefferson Park LBC Open Singles, Men and Women

It is time to start practising your Singles Bowling.  Saturday  and Sunday, August 8th and 9th are the days for our Open Singles Tournament with separate Mens and Womens events.  This is a warm up for the NW Singles Play Downs on Saturday, August 22nd thru Wednesday, August 26th.  The format will be 2 games a day of first to 21 points as it is in the NW Play Downs.

I look forward to a healthy number of entries for a great competitive tournament.

Entry fee is $5 and bowling starts at 10 am each day.

There are sign up sheets on the club notice board or please contact me, Howard Syder

Tel: 253-833-5361 or email:

July 29th, 2015|News|
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