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? firstname.lastname@example.org
Start 2016 off right with JPLBC’s annual rolling in of the new year – Brunch & Bowls!
Doors open at 11:00am, optional draw game at 12:30. Coffee, tea, juice provided, bring a brunch item to share if you’d like. Friends and family welcome.
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.
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
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
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
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!
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.