Happy New Year from the HPLBC!!!
Wishing you a great start to 2019 as we start to get organized for the new season. We are looking forward to our first events of the season – see our calendar for dates and more information. Spring Clean up is April 27th!! Yard Sale May 4th!! Opening day tournament May 11th!!
Come see us at our Open House on May 11th and May 14th !
What a great day for BOWLS!
On Saturday July 21st, the Highland Park Lawn Bowling Club hosted the Morris Home Team Open Pairs Tournament. Despite the heat we had great attendance and were treated to some high quality bowling.
The winners were:
1 game high – from Galetta – Team Barrett – Bob and Bob!
2 game high – 2nd runner up – from Highland Park – Ted Tozer and David Smith
2 game high – 1st runner-up – from Highland Park – Paul Cheney and Elaine Cheney
2 game high – from Nepean – Gerry Laporte and Joelle Russell
3 game high and trophy winner – from Galetta – Rico and Flo Silvestro.
Thanks so much to everyone who came and helped out, and to Tessa and George for organizing a great day. And to Jane for all her help and wisdom. Big thank you to Patrick Morris, sponsor extrodinaire, who came to handout the trophy to the winners.
Highland Park had our first every Friday Fun Night July 13th and it was a SUCCESS!!
Many members, family, friends and neighbours came to partake in the fun, grab a bite to eat, a drink, and bowl. We took a break from the norm and added in some wacky rules – like bowling with your wrong hand, through the legs, blindfolded, and double jacks, to name a few. Some were more successful than others.
We gave out some great prizes donated by our wonderful sponsors, as well as local businesses: Barley Mow, Clocktower, Pure Kitchen, Pure Yoga, Shoppers Drug Mart, David’s Tea, Churchills and Baker Street Cafe.
Big thanks to everyone who helped make the night a huge success!
Stay tuned for our next Friday Fun Night!
Highland Park Lawn Bowling Club is holding its first ever Friday Fun Night! This will be a great chance to get together, have some fun, enjoy good eats and drinks, and play into the night!
Everyone is welcome! Members are encouraged to spread the word and bring guests such spouses or friends.
Date: Friday July 13th
Time: Play starts at 7:45; suggested arrival is 7:30pm (or, if you are bringing guests, come for 7pm to size bowls and sign waivers)
Rules of play: Fun rules – It won’t be a regular play kind of night!
Food and drink: the BBQ will be going so bring your appetite to enjoy some tasty burgers or hot dogs. Suggested donation of $5 for those who want to partake. And as usual, refreshing drinks are available from our fridge.
There will also be door prizes provided by some of our great sponsors! Everyone who attends gets a ticket and additional tickets can be purchased at the event.
All proceeds from the evening of course go back to support the HPLBC.
Wishing everyone a safe and happy Canada day!
However you choose to celebrate, make sure you have fun and stay cool 🙂
Strawberry Social is coming up!