Duplicate Bridge Luncheon

The Duplicate Bridge luncheon was held in Carnarvon House today. It looks to me like everyone was a winner. … [Read more...]

Thank You for Donations

December, 2017 The Executive and Members of the Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club would like to thank the following local merchants and club members for their generous donations for the raffle at our Christmas Dinner 2017.   Barbara Weaver-Bosson Black Ball Ferry Line Café … [Read more...]

Christmas Dinner

There were 71 people attended the party, the dinner was excellent, and the organizing committee did a great job.  A large box of food donations along with some cash donations, and half the proceeds from the 50/50 draw will all go to the Mustard Seed. " order_by="sortorder" … [Read more...]

Brent Merchant receives BC Government’s highest award

Brent Merchant was inducted into the Hall of Excellence at the provincial Premier's Awards ceremony held in Victoria on November 21, 2017. Brent's award came in the Legacy category and the basis upon which he was chosen is summed up in the text and short video here. Congratulations Brent from your … [Read more...]

2nd Annual Inter Club Short-Mat Tournament

Oak Bay held its 2nd annual Interclub Short-Mat tournament on the weekend. Participation was up from last years tournament with 10 teams and 30 bowlers registered to play representing Victoria West, Lake Hill and Oak Bay Clubs. We even had one team entirely made up of 1st year bowlers who played … [Read more...]

Nov 18th Short Mat Results

Oak Bay held its second Club Short Mat Tournament today. We had a strong showing with 24 members participating. The final round was held in front of a large crowd which made for an exciting finish.  1st Place finish went to Colin Scott, Stephen Rikley, Svend Klausen and Robbie … [Read more...]

Conversational French, starting November 14

Beginners Conversational French starting on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 10 a.m. Learn to speak our country's second official language in a fun and friendly environment. Mary Magill will be hosting a Beginners Conversational French session each Tuesday at 10 a.m. in Carnarvon House. Just bring … [Read more...]

Friday Night BD&D Pictures

Pictures from the Friday Night Bowl, Bar and Darts event on November 3, 2017 Thank you all for attending the Friday Night Bowls, Bar and Darts. We had 46 members show up on a wet and cold evening. Our thanks for filling up our chip box.       … [Read more...]

Short Mat Tournament October 2017

Short Mat Tournament October 2017   This last Saturday saw the first short mat tournament of the season. The entries quickly filled up and we played with 30 players. This gave us 2 pools of 5 teams. Some of the positions were shared. This was a one day tournament which we aimed to finish … [Read more...]

Scrabble has moved to Fridays

The Tuesday scrabble drop-in is now moved to Fridays at 1:00pm. Here are the 7 Reasons for Playing Scrabble Scrabble teaches vocabulary It teaches you strategy Scrabble builds your intellectual capacity Increases social bonding and cooperation Improves personal confidence and … [Read more...]