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Women’s League 9:45 am
Women’s League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 1 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am
Women's League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
VLBC Women’s League every Wednesday morning (no league play on tournament days). Novices are encouraged to join in for fun and experience. New start time – Tags in by 9:45 with play at 10:00 am. … Continue reading Women’s League
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Totem Pairs 9:30 am
Totem Pairs @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 2 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Totem Pairs @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Pairs Tournament – Players may enter as a team or individually and be matched by tournament managers (gender neutral). Players will switch positions after 5 ends. For more information see Tournaments
Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Interclub Novice Women’s League 9:15 am
Interclub Novice Women’s League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 3 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
Interclub Novice Women's League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Have you had 3 years or less lawn bowling experience and want to join a South Island Novice Women’s League? Would you like to play with other novice women where fun and learning are the … Continue reading Interclub Novice Women’s League
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Sunday Tea Bowl 1:15 pm
Sunday Tea Bowl @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 5 @ 1:15 pm – 3:45 pm
Sunday Tea Bowl @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
  On Sunday, the daily draw will be followed by tea and home-baked goodies.  Tags in by 1:15 pm for a 1:30 pm start. Wear whites in deference to tradition. A donation of baking is … Continue reading Sunday Tea Bowl
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Men’s League 9:15 am
Men’s League
Aug 6 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
Men's League
Tags in at 9:15, play begins at 9:30, Scotch Pairs
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Croquet Lessons 10:00 am
Croquet Lessons @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Croquet Lessons @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Association croquet classes will be offered on Tuesdays, July 10 to August 7th. No class on July 17. The focus of the class will be to introduce the basic concepts of the game (basic rules … Continue reading Croquet Lessons
Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
3 Bowls Pairs League 6:00 pm
3 Bowls Pairs League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
3 Bowls Pairs League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Tuesday Evening Pairs League starts July 3 with 6:00 pm start. Teams play a three-bowl 12 end game per evening.  Gender neutral, partner of your choice or assigned.Each team must include at least 1 person … Continue reading 3 Bowls Pairs League
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Women’s League 9:45 am
Women’s League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 8 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am
Women's League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
VLBC Women’s League every Wednesday morning (no league play on tournament days). Novices are encouraged to join in for fun and experience. New start time – Tags in by 9:45 with play at 10:00 am. … Continue reading Women’s League
AbeBooks 12:00 pm
AbeBooks @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
AbeBooks @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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CNA Croquet Championships 9:00 am
CNA Croquet Championships @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
CNA Croquet Championships @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
For more information see Croquet Tournaments
Bowling Afternoon Draw 2:30 pm
Bowling Afternoon Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Bowling Afternoon Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
NOTE TIME CHANGE (because of Croquet Tournament) Tags in at 2:30 pm for a 2:45 pm start.   Upper green.
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CNA Croquet Championships 9:00 am
CNA Croquet Championships @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
CNA Croquet Championships @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
For more information see Croquet Tournaments
Bowling at Gordon Head 1:00 pm
Bowling at Gordon Head @ Gordon Head Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Bowling at Gordon Head @ Gordon Head Lawn Bowling Club
Gordon Head Lawn Bowling Club has kindly offered to host VLBC bowlers at their club (while the Canadian Croquet tournament is being held at our club) for their 1:15 draw. If anyone is interested in … Continue reading Bowling at Gordon Head
Member BBQ 7:00 pm
Member BBQ @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
ALL MEMBERS of the VLB Club are invited to attend the BBQ on August 10th as part of the Canadian Croquet Tournament. Cost is $10 per person…burgers, salads and dessert.  Contacts  
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CNA Croquet Championships 9:00 am
CNA Croquet Championships @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
CNA Croquet Championships @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
For more information see Croquet Tournaments
Bowling Evening Draw 5:45 pm
Bowling Evening Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 11 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Bowling Evening Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Tags in at 5:45 pm for a 6:00 pm start
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CNA Croquet Championships 9:00 am
CNA Croquet Championships @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
CNA Croquet Championships @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
For more information see Croquet Tournaments
Bowling Late Afternoon Draw 2:45 pm
Bowling Late Afternoon Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 12 @ 2:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Bowling Late Afternoon Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
TIME CHANGE Tags in at 2:45 pm for a 3 pm start No tea this Sunday
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Men’s League 9:15 am
Men’s League
Aug 13 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
Men's League
Tags in at 9:15, play begins at 9:30, Scotch Pairs
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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BSI Simmons Cup 8:45 am
BSI Simmons Cup @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 14 @ 8:45 am – 5:00 pm
BSI Simmons Cup @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
VLBC hosts the Bowls South Island Simmons Cup Women’s Triples, Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug 14 and 15, 2018. Trial ends 9:15 am, start 9:30 am For more information: Tournaments Registration Simmons Women’s Triples
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BSI Simmons Cup 8:45 am
BSI Simmons Cup @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 15 @ 8:45 am – 5:00 pm
BSI Simmons Cup @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
VLBC hosts the Bowls South Island Simmons Cup Women’s Triples, Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug 14 and 15, 2018. Trial ends 9:15 am, start 9:30 am For more information: Tournaments Registration Simmons Women’s Triples
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Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Interclub Novice Women’s League 9:15 am
Interclub Novice Women’s League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 17 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
Interclub Novice Women's League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Have you had 3 years or less lawn bowling experience and want to join a South Island Novice Women’s League? Would you like to play with other novice women where fun and learning are the … Continue reading Interclub Novice Women’s League
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
Alive Mindbody 5:00 pm
Alive Mindbody @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Alive Mindbody @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
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Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Saturday Tea Bowl 1:00 pm
Saturday Tea Bowl @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Saturday Tea Bowl @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
  Sunday tea day moved to Saturday this WE. Tea and home-baked goodies.  Tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Wear whites in deference to tradition. A donation of baking is always … Continue reading Saturday Tea Bowl
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Private Event Exclusive 1:00 pm
Private Event Exclusive @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Private Event Exclusive @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Clubhouse/greens booked for private event. (no club bowling/croquet)
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Men’s League 9:15 am
Men’s League
Aug 20 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
Men's League
Tags in at 9:15, play begins at 9:30, Scotch Pairs
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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VLBC Executive meeting 9:30 am
VLBC Executive meeting @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
 
Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
3 Bowls Pairs League 6:00 pm
3 Bowls Pairs League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
3 Bowls Pairs League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Tuesday Evening Pairs League starts July 3 with 6:00 pm start. Teams play a three-bowl 12 end game per evening.  Gender neutral, partner of your choice or assigned.Each team must include at least 1 person … Continue reading 3 Bowls Pairs League
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Women’s League 9:45 am
Women’s League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 22 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am
Women's League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
VLBC Women’s League every Wednesday morning (no league play on tournament days). Novices are encouraged to join in for fun and experience. New start time – Tags in by 9:45 with play at 10:00 am. … Continue reading Women’s League
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Men’s/Women’s Singles 9:30 am
Men’s/Women’s Singles @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Men's/Women's Singles @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Tournament will consist of 3 games to 15 points (time limit 1.5 hours for each game). For more information see Tournaments
Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Morning Draw 9:00 am
Morning Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Morning Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
The usual afternoon draw will be moved to morning on select days to avoid conflict with other events. Tags in 8:45 am for a 9:00 start.
Interclub Novice Women’s League 9:15 am
Interclub Novice Women’s League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 24 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
Interclub Novice Women's League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Have you had 3 years or less lawn bowling experience and want to join a South Island Novice Women’s League? Would you like to play with other novice women where fun and learning are the … Continue reading Interclub Novice Women’s League
Jones Emery Hargreaves Swan 12:00 pm
Jones Emery Hargreaves Swan @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jones Emery Hargreaves Swan @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
(Note to members – this is an exclusive event, no Club draw)
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Croquet “Singles” Snake in the Grass 9:00 am
Croquet “Singles” Snake in the Grass @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet "Singles" Snake in the Grass @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Singles Tournament Contact information: Croquet Contacts
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Sunday Tea Bowl 1:15 pm
Sunday Tea Bowl @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 26 @ 1:15 pm – 3:45 pm
Sunday Tea Bowl @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
  On Sunday, the daily draw will be followed by tea and home-baked goodies.  Tags in by 1:15 pm for a 1:30 pm start. Wear whites in deference to tradition. A donation of baking is … Continue reading Sunday Tea Bowl
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Men’s League 9:15 am
Men’s League
Aug 27 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
Men's League
Tags in at 9:15, play begins at 9:30, Scotch Pairs
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
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Women’s League 9:45 am
Women’s League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 29 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am
Women's League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
VLBC Women’s League every Wednesday morning (no league play on tournament days). Novices are encouraged to join in for fun and experience. New start time – Tags in by 9:45 with play at 10:00 am. … Continue reading Women’s League
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
Loonie Fun Draw 6:00 pm
Loonie Fun Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Loonie Fun Draw @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
A bit of extra fun will be added to an evening draw on Wednesday July 25, and August 29.
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Croquet Open Play 10:00 am
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Croquet Open Play @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Open Croquet will be played on most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club on the green not being used for lawn bowling or special events. NOTE IN WINTER MONTHS, CROQUET WILL BE … Continue reading Croquet Open Play
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw
Revenue Wire 1:15 pm
Revenue Wire
Aug 30 @ 1:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Revenue Wire
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Interclub Novice Women’s League 9:15 am
Interclub Novice Women’s League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Aug 31 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm
Interclub Novice Women's League @ Victoria Lawn Bowling Club
Have you had 3 years or less lawn bowling experience and want to join a South Island Novice Women’s League? Would you like to play with other novice women where fun and learning are the … Continue reading Interclub Novice Women’s League
Weekday Draw 1:00 pm
Weekday Draw
Aug 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Weekday Draw
Weekday draw, tags in by 1:00 pm for a 1:15 pm start. Note on most days that have been booked for private events, the daily draw will take place on the opposite green. If a … Continue reading Weekday Draw