Archives for 2017

Hola from Ocebreiro – Donna

Published on Behalf of Donna Blackstock - Donna is walking the Camino Frances - a 5 weeks and 800 km journey that attracts over 250,000 participants.   Hola, The walk to the top of Ocebreiro began in La Portela de Valcarce. It was rough going in spots to La Faba and then there were 5 … [Read more...]

AGM – Notice of Meeting

NOTICE OF MEETING The Annual General Meeting of The Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club will take place on October 22, 2017 at 1:00pm in Carnarvon House. Printable copy of the Agenda can be found by clicking here. Printable copy of the Minutes of the 2017 SAGM can be found by clicking … [Read more...]

Hola from La Portela de Valcarce – Donna

Published on Behalf of Donna Blackstock - Donna is walking the Camino Frances - a 5 weeks and 800 km journey that attracts over 250,000 participants.   Hola from La Portela de Valcarce! Tomorrow I will walk up and over Ocebreiro. It is a significant "effort" along the way and I will … [Read more...]

Hola from Santibanez de Valdeiglesia – Donna

Published on Behalf of Donna Blackstock - Donna is walking the Camino Frances - a 5 weeks and 800 km journey that attracts over 250,000 participants.   Hola, I am now in Santibanez de Valdeiglesia and like so many of these small towns you find the albergue by heading for the church. I … [Read more...]

Hola from Villarente – Donna

Published on Behalf of Donna Blackstock - Donna is walking the Camino Frances - a 5 weeks and 800 km journey that attracts over 250,000 participants.   Hola from Villarente, Hi everyone, I am doing fine......heaps better anyway. Since the podiatrist visit and the confirmation of … [Read more...]

Hola from Sagahun – Donna

Published on Behalf of Donna Blackstock - Donna is walking the Camino Frances - a 5 weeks and 800 km journey that attracts over 250,000 participants.   Hola from Sagahun,  Life has been interesting since I left Hontanas. El Puntido albergue was great but somehow my room filled … [Read more...]

Hola from Tardajos – Donna

Published on Behalf of Donna Blackstock - Donna is walking the Camino Frances - a 5 weeks and 800 km journey that attracts over 250,000 participants.   Hola, Today arrived in Tardajos, a small town outside of Burgos. The albergue is La Casa de Beli. This is a very nice place, as … [Read more...]

Hola from Villafranca – Donna

Published on Behalf of Donna Blackstock - Donna is walking the Camino Frances  - a 5 weeks and 800 km journey that attracts over 250,000 participants. Hola,   I am currently in Villafranca at Albergue San Anton Abad. I arrived after 24k and walked into a beautiful hotel lobby. At … [Read more...]

Thursday Special Draw

Another season has come to a conclusion and once again this event continued to receive outstanding support from our members. The "Thursday Special Draw" has been a pleasure to run. During the past summer the weekly event averaged 46 players or a total of 879 players for the 19 weeks. We got off … [Read more...]

Hola – Donna

Published on Behalf of Donna Blackstock - Donna is walking the Camino Frances  - a 5 weeks and 800 km journey that attracts over 250,000 participants.   Hola, It is been an interesting two days. I have passed through endless vineyards, avoided heavy rain showers the last two … [Read more...]