Summer 2020

Summer 2020 has proven to be a challenging year in every way, but with the hard work of the Board, our lawn bowling club re-opened and members are once again out enjoy both the sport and the friendship of other bowlers.  Here are but […]


August 29th Club Pairs’ Tournament

Saturday, August 29th proved a beautiful day for our second pairs’ tournament of the season, the first being held in July. There were 12 rinks in use, so it was an excellent turnout. It was good to see so many club bowlers enjoying being […]


Year End 2019

Another season of outdoor bowling came to a close, and we celebrated the winners with a year-end awards luncheon.  It’s always a bit sad to have to give up the outdoor greens, but indoor bowls awaits! Left to right:  BMO prize donor Rep Russ […]


Pacific Spirit Investment Management Inc. play bowls!

Friday the 13th, and the sky was threatening . . . however, we were so lucky!  After setting up to bowl indoors, the sun shone and we played away on the outdoor rinks. Pacific Spirit Investment Management Inc. is our corporate sponsor, and by […]


V&D Top Ten and Bronze Medallion

WVLBC is in the FINAL of the Top Ten!  I’ve been a member for six years, and I can’t remember that happening before. The Top Ten tournament is played between all the V&D Clubs, some of which enter two teams.  Each club selects a […]


6th Annual Midsummer Greens – July 2019

Saturday July 27, 2019, beautiful, generous, kind-hearted young people arrived for the 6th Annual Midsummer Greens, hosted by Progressive Vancouver and Living Space Homes. Each year this event outdoes itself, raising thousands of dollars for the Royal Columbian Neonatal Unit.  There was a string […]


WVLBC Hosts BC Week 2019

July 15-19, 2019 West Vancouver Lawn Bowling Club hosted the Women’s BC Week. Our president and convenor Myrle Lawrence knew what she was doing, having been the co-convenor for umpteen years, and was ably assisted by Pat Semeniuk and Don Fraser for this year. […]


Club members in the North Shore News

Extra!  Extra!  Read all about it! Our club members are a vibrant group, with interesting lives and many accomplishments.  In case you missed these articles in the North Shore News, below are links to recent stories about Bodie Samodien and Tim Mason. https://www.nsnews.com/lifestyle/seniors/memory-lane-recent-retiree-keeps-rolling-with-lawn-bowling-1.23852447 https://www.nsnews.com/sports/west-vancouver-s-tim-mason-wins-b-c-lawn-bowling-title-1.23892429 […]


Tim Mason Wins BC Singles Gold

July 12th to 14th saw the playing of the BC Provincial Men’s and Women’s Championship in New Westminster.  On the men’s side, our own Tim Mason went undefeated to win gold. Congratulations also go to Jim Duholke who came in fourth, and the good […]


Canada Day 2019

The weather was perfect!  The fellowship was great!  The volunteers were amazing!  And The World won . . . again.  Never mind, it was all in good fun and we had a delicious dinner. If I try to name each fantastic volunteer I’ll miss […]