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September 27, 2020

B.C. Societies registrar issued a (COVID-19) decision on June 22, 2020 to extend the date an AGM has to be held (to remain in good standing).  This extension is for a period not later than November 1, 2021.  You can apply, after November 1st, for an extension by logging into your Societies Online account.

Here is a link to the B.C. registry page


July 13, 2020

Bowls BC is aware that many of our clubs have a desire to start Phase 2, in-house games/leagues, now that Phase 1 has been underway. We understand that bowlers want to be on the greens and competing with other bowlers however Bowls BC and the provincial sport governing body viaSport are taking the continuing risk of the COVID-19 pandemic very seriously. On-going and...

June 9, 2020

All bowls organizations have been working diligently over the past several months with the various national and provincial health and sport authorities to restart lawn bowling. The process in BC has been developed by Bowls BC in coordination with viaSport, the provincial body responsible for amateur sport.

The rules for restarting are simple:

1.     Phase 1 allows for...

May 11, 2020

COVID-19 and the Resumption of Lawn Bowling

Board executives at the national, provincial and district levels are working in coordination with their respective national and provincial agencies to plan for the resumption of lawn bowling.

In BC coordination and control is through the provincial agency for amateur sport, ViaSport.

Resumption of play will be in three phases:


March 24, 2020

A message from Myrle Lawrence, President V&D – 2020 Handbook distribution scheduled for April 4  is cancelled.

“I am forced to make a decision which I hate to do, but which in good conscience, I am required to do.  Some will disagree, some will agree- half of you will be right! We need to cancel the April 4th event referred to above, until further notice. Will th...

August 13, 2019

Emma Boyd defeated Carah Webster in a back and fourth game to be named U25 Women’s champion!

Brandon Watson defeated fellow Regina Lawn bowls club bowler Jordan Gailey in what probed to be a back and fourth tilt to be named U25 Men’s champion!

Trevor Birrell defeated Lo Wong to be named U18 Men’s champion!

Luci Ewen defeated Alena Bergeron to be named U18 Women’s champi...

On behalf of the V&D board of directors, a special certificate was presented to

Mary Hargreaves, at the SAGM on Saturday April 6th, in recognition of her

years of service not only to the V&D Board but to the Juniors program which

she personally chaired and mentored for several years.  Mary was a high level

bowler in her own right and her expertise was invaluable to the...

The V&D Board of Management regretfully accepts Mary's resignation from the board.  On behalf of all V& D bowlers we thank her for the many years she’s looked after the V&D Junior program and her valuable contributions to the V&D board. 

At the V&D AGM on November 17,2018 V&D club representatives approved the 2019 budget which included a fee increase from $1.50 to $3.00 per member. This will enable V&D to increase financial support to clubs hosting V&D events by increasing green fee payments from $14 to $18 per rink per session and increasing fees paid to Umpires at V&D events from $20 to $25 per ses...

September 2, 2018

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the passing of our dear

friend and Life Member, Tony Boucher.

His funeral will take place at St. Bernadette Parish 6543 , 132nd Street. Surrey.

Reception to follow at his home, 12905 65th Ave Surrey on 

Thursday 6 September at 11.00 am.

The family request is " in lieu of flowers donations to the CKNW KIDS FUND


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