Bulletin 11 May

Session Format Update We are in the process of updating the Web Site Bookings Format to, hopefully, make booking easier and more informative. We are now into our second week and we are pleased to see that the number of bowlers signing up for the sessions is very good. We are still restricted to 10 bowlers but as from Thursday 13th May the session format will resume as originally set out in Read More…

Bulletin 4 May

Bowling Interruptus Better news on the Covid front but the bowling format for the restart remains the same as in the last bulletin. First session is at 10:00 am on Wednesday 5th May. We are only allowed 10 bowlers and a supervisor within the boundaries of the green and spectators are still not allowed. Please remember that physical distancing and the wearing of masks are still important. Read More…

Bulletin 25 April

Latest News Social Diiissstancing Please ignore anything you read in the local paper last week the information was incorrect. Outdoor Bowling The summer season will start on Wednesday 5th May. Initially there will be bowling twice a day each Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 10:00 am and 1: 00 pm. All sessions must be booked in advance using the Club web site qblbc.ca. There wilRead More…

Outdoor Season Planning – 2021

Whilst still governed by the Provincial restrictions we will still be allowed to continue bowling as of Phase 2 last year. To recap we are allowed to only Practice: Singles, Pairs, or Cutthroat on 4 alternate rinks with a revised physical distancing of 3 metres (10 feet). There will still be a need for a supervisor for each session. Although Triples are now allowed it has been decided initialRead More…

Covid-19 Update

COVID 19 AND LAWN BOWLING UPDATE On Dec. 20th 2020 the Health Authorities issued a directive banning indoor sports including lawn bowling Since then, a new directive on Jan 8th 2021 has been issued which addresses new protocols that would allow a limited version of indoor bowling with additional restrictions and limited to two players. The board has decided that this is not practical and wiRead More…

A New Year – And Still Waiting

Remember, a little while ago, when we could go to a coffee shop and have a good chin-wag? Well, it’s been some time. “Real soon now” we may be able to do that again. And maybe do some lawn bowling. Anybody remember how? No news yet. Some of the members will shortly be told they can receive their poke. The rest of us will wait until the following month. Real soon now. (Maybe this summRead More…

Covid Pause

Thanks to the Supervisors! The board decision to temporarily close the indoor green was based on several factors but the overriding concern was for the safety of our members. Although the new restrictions imposed by the health authorities do not apply to the island we think that it is prudent to maintain our original decision and discontinue indoor activities until we see a reversal of the Read More…

Green Coring

On a lovely day, what else would you want to do but poke little holes in the Green? Then you scape away the plugs and the fill the holes with sand. The crew whose backs and shoulders will be in dire straits for a month – they fill the Sander with sand. Our Green will take two days to be cored and then it must rest. So must the volunteers! The decision on whether to bowl outside again,Read More…