Friday, 10 November 2017

Indoor Short Mats Season Starts Monday November 13, 2017

Come on out and join the excitement !  Short mats is a great game for fun and friendship.  No experience needed as instruction is provided.

Short mats is played indoors on artificial mats which are shorter than a regular lawn bowling green.  Regular outdoor lawn bowls are used with a delicate touch and the same scoring and rules are used as outdoor lawn bowling.   Definitely easy to learn and enjoy.  The Brampton Club provides all the equipment or bring along your own bowls. 

All adults welcome.  No membership required.   Games are played every Monday afternoon.  Drop in League, come along when you are available.

Starting Monday November 13th and every Monday afterwards until late March
Main Gymnasium on ground floor
Century Gardens Recreation Centre
340 Vodden Street East
Brampton, Ontario

1:00 to 3:30 pm
Arrive by 12:45 pm so that the teams can be drawn

$5.00 per Monday
Includes prizes and tea and cookies

Fall Dinner and Dance a Huge Success

The Brampton Lawn Bowling Club's annual end of season dinner and dance was a huge success this past weekend.  We are so sorry if you missed out on the fun !  There was a sold out crowd in attendance to enjoy a delicious turkey dinner, numerous prizes and a great evening of dancing thanks to Frank Young and his band.  Special thanks to Amica of Brampton for supporting the Club as a new sponsor.  We are most appreciative of all the hard work put out by the members to organize this event and of all the members who came out and supported the evening.


Tuesday, 19 September 2017

End of Season News and Notes

It is sad to say but the great 2017 season of lawn bowling is coming to an end September 29, 2017.

There is still time however to get out and bowl at all the regular times.  The beautiful "summer" weather is going to continue so come over to the greens and enjoy the sunshine.

Fall Semi Annual Meeting September 28th at 7:30 pm
All members are welcome to attend and participate in your Club.
Prizes for all the leagues and sessions during the season will be distributed.  Don't miss out on collecting your winnings !!!!!
After the business meeting, stay and socialize with your fellow bowlers.

Fall Annual Dinner and Dance Saturday November 4, 2017 starting at 5:00 pm
Held at the lawn bowling facility.
$20.00 per person which includes a turkey dinner and all the trimmings.
Wine and beer available.
Mark your calendars for our annual social evening of great food and friendship and dancing.
All members and their guests are welcome.
Get your tickets early for this popular event.
Contact Carolyn Sockett or Isabel Kennedy

Short Mats Bowling 
Stay tuned for more details as to the start of short mats bowling in October.
All members and guests welcome.


Friday, 8 September 2017

September New and Notes - Lots of Lawn Bowling for the rest of the Season

September News and Notes

Fourth Place Finish at Senior Canadians
A huge congratulations to Brampton's Senior Men's Triples Team that competed as Team Ontario A at the recent Canadian National Championships.  Very well played indeed with a strong round robin performance to finish in third place with 5 wins and 4 losses.  The bronze medal game was a very close  contest with Ontario losing 18 - 16 to Team New Brunswick.  Well done and great bowling Archie Marshall, Glen Patton and Patrick May.

Saturday September 9th at 10:00 am Fun Bowling
Come out and bowl this Saturday and enjoy the lovely sunshine.  A fun day of drop in mini tournament bowling will be held for all who attend.  Bring your own lunch.

Mixed Finals Friday September 15th at 7:30 pm
Our 2017 Mixed League Champions will be declared so come out and enjoy the excitement.
There will also be Jitney bowling for all not involved in the championships.

Week of September 18th
This is the last week of Points Bowling Competitions.  Make sure you bowl to earn your last points for this round and put yourself in a good position to win prizes.

Thursday September 28th at 7:30 pm
Fall Semi-Annual Meeting
Please attend this meeting to hear all about Club activities and plans.
Prizes will be given out for all league winners.
Enjoy some fellowship with your fellow bowlers before the snow flies.

Short Mats
Stay tuned for details of plans for short mats bowling this fall and winter.

Christmas Party
Stay tuned for details of our annual dinner and party to celebrate the season and keep in touch.

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Labour Day 2017 Bowling in Brampton

Labour Day Mixed Jitney      Monday September 4th

Come one and come all  !!!

Let's have some fun bowling to celebrate the end of summer.  Our bowling season will be over in only one short month so get your games in now.

Two 10 end games starting at 10:00 am
Bring your own lunch
No sign up needed in advance

President's Trophy 2017

President's Trophy 2017

Thank you to all those members who participated in a fun event this year.  Great bowling was the order of the day along with fabulous food and fellowship.

Congratulations to the Winners !!!   Well done to everyone.

Trophy Winners:
Skip     Tom Purcell
Vice     Al Sockett
Lead     Morag Cameron

Runners Up:
Skip      Joyce Fung
Vice      Edith Wilson/Evelyn Freer
Lead      Craig Binnie

High One Game Winners
Skip       Cindy Newman
Vice       Ann MacNeil
Lead      Al Hamilton
    

Monday, 7 August 2017

Brampton Lawn Bowlers 2017 Provincial Champions Senior Men's Triples !!!!!

Congratulations

Brampton Lawn Bowling Club's Senior Men's Triples Team is the proud Gold Medal winner at the recent Ontario 2017 Provincial Championships.

Congratulations to team members Archie Marshall, Glen Patton and Patrick May.

This team will represent Ontario at the upcoming Canadian Championships to be held August 24 to 30th in Peterborough.

Good luck and good bowling.

Brampton Lawn Bowling is extremely proud of your accomplishments and will be cheering for you.