Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club
Est. 1942

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75th Anniversary Celebration & Open House

Please join us as we celebrate our

75th

Anniversary!

Saturday August 5th 12 - 4pm

  • Demonstration games

  • Prizes

  • Refreshments served

  • Give the game a try yourself*

*flat soled shoes (or bare feet) required to bowl

July 22nd, 2017|Blog, News|

NW Division Pairs Playdowns Starts Today

Wishing Good Bowls!

to all the men and women playing in the NW Division Pairs Playdowns

If you want to watch some great bowling come on up this weekend anytime between 9:30 and 4pm.

July 22nd, 2017|News, NW Pairs Play Downs|

Veteran Novice Tournament Saturday July 15th

Annual Veteran Novice Tournament July 15, 2017 10am-4pm

The Veteran/Novice Tournament teams up seasoned bowlers with members who may or may not have ever bowled in a tournament (new member- 3yrs) … aiming to prove that competition and fun are not mutually exclusive.

Signup sheet at the clubhouse or contact Alexis Vanden Bos for more info.

July 9th, 2017|News|

Watch the sunset, stay for the sunrise!

Update: One continuous pairs game for 24 hrs. The sun set and the bowling continued, it rose and still we bowled, 170 ends later the Blue Demons were declared the winners and a great time was had by all.

At 4pm today, July 3rd, two tenacious teams of 12 (The Red Wolves and The Blue Demons) will launch the longest game in JP history-again! We, the 24’ urge you all to come out and join us, to share in the buzz, applaud our tenacity, and keep the party going! Opening hoopla starts today at 4pm, first bowl rolls at 5pm. Final bowl, wrap up ceremony, and BBQ at 5pm tomorrow-Tuesday July 4th.
Hope to see you there….we ain’t going anywhere!
Creative Director- Chris Davis
Blue Demons Captain- Tom Lind
Red Wolves Captain- John Hollingsworth

 

July 3rd, 2017|24 on the 4th, News|

Tacoma Bowls rises!

Hey TacomaBowls- welcome to the neighborhood!

A group of enthusiastic lawn bowlers are resurrecting the Tacoma Lawn Bowling Club located inside beautiful Wright Park.
Contact them through their Facebook page for more information and consider joining them for the weekly open draw game on Sunday mornings from 10-12. ($10 greens fee) https://www.facebook.com/groups/TacomaBowls/
"The Tacoma lawn bowling green opened in 1936 to much fanfare and excitement. 81 years later, we are looking to recapture the enjoyment of this fun and social sport."
 
June 30th, 2017|Blog, News|

Friday Night BBQ & Bowls Starts July 7th

Friday Night BBQ & Bowls is Back!

July 7th-August 25th ~ Open from 6:00 pm until dusk


Drop in for a lesson and some fun!
What should you bring?
✔ Flat-soled shoes to protect the greens
✔ Family and friends (kids welcome, no pets please!)
✔ Your picnic dinner (no alcohol allowed at this public event)
✔ $5 suggested greens fee donation
Questions? info@seattlebowls.org
June 23rd, 2017|Blog, News|

Social Security Classic this Saturday June 17th

Social Security Classic this Saturday June 17th ~ 10am-4pm

This fun singles tournament is exclusively for members 62yrs of age and up. A great opportunity to play your favorite game without those pesky young bowlers underfoot!


Start time 10am ~ Entry fee $5 Sign-up sheet at the club or contact Howard Syder for more information

 
June 12th, 2017|News, Social Security Classic|

Weekly Monday Night Maintenance Starts Tonight~6pm

Summer season – greens, garden & facilities care

The Donut crew is taking a well deserved vacation and its our time now. Starting tonight and every Monday through August 28th. Start time is 6pm, or whenever you can get there to pitch in.
  • Mow the lawn and outside the fence
  • Edge the greens
  • Garden bed weeding, deadheading, watering
  • Trim hedges
  • Kitchen clean-up
  • Table & Chair clean-up
  • Take out recycling
  • Clean Windows
  • Etc., etc.
June 5th, 2017|News, Volunteers|

Mixed Pairs Tournament this Saturday June 10th

Grab a partner of the opposite sex and sign up for the Mixed Pairs Tournament! Saturday June 10th ~ 10am- 4pm


Fee: $5 per player Draw time: 9:30 a.m. Start time: 10:00 a.m.


Please arrive at least 30 minutes before start time To register: Sign-up sheets at the club or contact the Tournament Director, Howard Syder.


Want to play but don’t have a partner? Let Howard know and he’ll help find you someone.

June 4th, 2017|JP Mixed Pairs, News|

Open House this Saturday June 3rd~11am-4pm

Join us at our Open House this Saturday, June 3rd, 11am-4pm


Enjoy the Beacon Hill Festival and then stop by our Club to learn about the great sport of lawn bowls and the fun and active club at Jefferson Park!


Club members will be on hand to show you how to bowl.(Please wear flat soled shoes if you plan to bowl.)


JPLBC is celebrating 75 years on Beacon Hill this year and we look forward to celebrating with our neighbors and friends this summer and throughout the year! Address: 4103 Beacon Ave. South, Seattle 98108

May 31st, 2017|News|
Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club

Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club