Short mat bowling update

To All Members As most of our club members are aware, when outdoor bowling at the club is finished, short mat bowling begins. Until renovations in Anderson House are finished, we will have just one mat that we can use in Carnarvon House. The primary issue is that we have to be respectful of … [Read more...]

Celebration of Champions and Pizza Night

TO ALL OAK BAY MEMBERS With the recent success of four of your fellow members at Provincial and National Championships, we will recognize all of them during the final Friday night social draw on the 21st.  This will also be a pizza night to wrap-up evening bowls for the outdoor season. We … [Read more...]

Canadian Mixed Pairs

To all Oak Bay members, Two of our club members have won the Canadian Mixed Pairs Championship this past week in Qualicum Beach.  Brent Jansen and Karen Evans went through the round robin section with an 8-1 record to finish first and qualify for the championship final against Alberta.  … [Read more...]

Provincial Mixed Pairs

To All Members, A very successful weekend at the club.  My appreciation and thanks to everyone who helped host the Provincial Mixed Pairs.  There are many members who made this event run smoothly.  It would not have happened without you.  Bowls BC were impressed with how the … [Read more...]

The Great Gatsbowl at CP Lawn Bowling

To All members,   CP Lawn Bowling is hosting a fund raiser for Cops for Cancer on Aug. 25th (Saturday).  Below is the poster for the event.  If any club members are interested in putting a team together for an evening of charity bowls, you can contact the organizer.  Short … [Read more...]

Sage Green August 25

To All Members, Sage Green is coming up.  Deadline is Aug. 21st with the tournament played on Aug. 25th.  We need more bowlers and in particular our newer bowlers.  Poster is online or on the club tournament board.  Sign up online to join your fellow members. Provincial … [Read more...]

Anderson House renovations

To All Members, Some Important information regarding the renovation work on Anderson House. Work will start on the renovation on Sept. 4th. Leading up to that date we will have some preparation work to do. Lockers will be moved in the last week of August. The setup in Carnarvon House will … [Read more...]

Mixed Pairs information for Aug 17th to 19th

To All Members, Some information regarding Provincial Mixed Pairs next weekend. The championship will be run from Aug 17th to 19th (Friday to Sunday). Jim Sidel is organizing a work crew for rink layout and direction shifts. He will need 3 to 4 volunteers to help. Contact Jim if you are … [Read more...]

Friday Night Social-Visitors Draw, Provincial Mixed Pairs

To All Members,   August is a popular month for visitors and guests of club members to come out on a Friday night to give bowls a try.  We would appreciate our more seasoned members to come out and be part of the draw.  Many of your club members who play on Friday night have to … [Read more...]

Roy Edquist

To All Members, Sad to announce that Roy passed away last Sunday.  Our thoughts and prayers are with Jo Ann and the family at this time.  I will update everyone with a service date when we know. Yours, Allan Wood … [Read more...]