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We are sad to advise the passing of ‘Lesia’ on October 31, 2018.
She is survived by her husband Leonard (Len), both long-time members of NLBC.

She will be remembered for her happy
smile, great sense of humour and for her service to the club. She
helped run the Wednesday morning women’s draw for many years,
and could often be seen helping out with kitchen duties.
She was a great bowler, too.
Memorial details will be communicated when available.
Our condolences go out to Len and the whole Gafka family.

 

 

 

Christmas is coming, and members of the executive and directors for The Nanaimo Lawn Bowling Club invite you to join them for a Christmas get together and luncheon at the Oliver Woods Community Centre on Sunday, December 2, 2018.

You may be surprised to know that this year, our very own board members will roll up their sleeves and prepare our turkey dinner.  That’s right, our board members are getting into the Christmas spirit by volunteering their time and applying their talents for our members enjoyment. 

Tickets are $20/person and will be sold at our AGM on Sunday, November 18 at the clubhouse. Tickets may also be reserved by contacting me at ac.wa1542713059hs@ie1542713059suolu1542713059ot1542713059.

A full turkey dinner with all the trimmings will be served “buffet style”. Doors will be open at 1:30 pm and lunch will be served at approximately 2:30 pm following the “meet and greet”.

In the spirit of giving, we will be accepting donations of food items and/or cash for the Food Bank.

So looking forward to catching up with everyone.

 

Irene Toulouse

Social Coordinator

Club Singles Event – August 24, 25 & 26
See Recent Events for photo gallery

Mixed Pairs – August 18 & 19 See Tournament section for winners and Recent Events for photo gallery.  Congratulations all winners.

Bowls Canada Tournament for Youth: Under 18’s and Under 25’s

St. James LBC, Winnipeg, MB August 14-18, 2018

 

Forster Lang Pairs (mixed age groups – U18 & U25)

Jason in the semifinals!

After a very strong start winning many of his games, sadly Jason will be coming home without a medal.  But he is coming home with a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to try again next year.  Good effort, Jason.  We are all proud of you.

Nanaimo welcomes Ladner LBC for the annual exchange event

Thursday August 16, 2018 in Nanaimo

See recent events for photo gallery

“The Flamingo” landed at Nanaimo LBC on August 11, 2018 . . .

The Flamingo 2018. The first ever Flamingo event, courtesy of Graham Carley, Flamingo Sporting Events, England.

See Recent Events for photo gallery. 

Photos:  Adrian Hewitt and Shirley Phillips

BC Provincial Women’s Triples Tournament 2018

August 3 – 5, 2018

Gold Winners: Anne Mufett and team from Lakehill, Victoria LBC

Silver winners: Mary Wright and team from White Rock LBC

Bronze:  Sharon Cowie and team from Granville Island LBC – no picture available

See Recent Events to see picture gallery

Provincial Tournament for Visually Impaired. 

Our own VIP members won the top three spots.  Congratulations to first place winner Dave Ruckman, Jay Gatley (2nd) and Randy Fred (3rd).  

See Recent Events page

Imagine Cruise & Travel Mixed Triples

July 13-15, 2018.  See Recent Events

Jason won the Silver medal in the BC Provincial

Youth Tournament held July 7 & 8 at Ladner LBC

Congratulations Jason! 

Let’s wish him luck for the Canadian Nationals

to be held in Winnipeg in August 

More than 50 members, family and friends attended the unveiling of the plaque in dedication to the memory of Al Barrass on Friday, July 6, 2018 

Congratulations Team Nanaimo – winners of the 2018

Qualicum/Nanaimo Exchange sponsored by Berwick Retirement 

Bernice Urbaniak, President, Nanaimo Lawn Bowling Club receiving the Qualicum/Nanaimo Exchange Trophy from Berwick Retirement Staff from Qualicum Beach and Nanaimo

For results of the Jack MacLachlan – Men’s Triples, and

Margaret Robinson Memorial – Ladies’ Triples see Tournament Results

Canada Day – see Recent Events to see gallery of pics!

Great turnout for the Berwick 60+ Tournament June 20 & 21, 2018. 

See Recent Events for gallery of photos and Berwick-on-the Lake Tournament for results

Sun, sun, sun for the H and M Jones Tournament

Sunday, June 17, 2018

See Recent Events for gallery of photos taken at the

H and M Jones Tournament

Ladies bowling in the hail at Qualicum Beach June 9 & 10 – Hail stopped play!

See Recent Events for photos

Welcome Central Saanich Lawn Bowling Club

Tuesday, June 5, 2018


For more photographs see “Recent Events”

Our 95th Anniversary celebration and National Lawn Bowling Day photos under “Recent Events” 

Thank you to all of the volunteers who made this event such a success – you know who you are!

                           

Congratulations Team BC and our very own Jason Valchar!

Winners of the Inter Provincial Championship against Team Alberta

held May 25-27, 2018

Volunteers are unpaid,
not because they are worthless…

but because they are priceless!
(Anon)

Bowlers Rhyme

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