On Wed September 20th a group of hardy club members dedicated their day to start preparations for the “Bowls USA US Open 2023”. There was planning, painting, drilling, straightening, cleaning and a few aching muscles by the end of the day. We want our club to shine the week of the open as we welcome bowlers from across the U.S. and many countries.
We can use your help:
Workday: Wednesday September 27 9::00 am. Contact Steve Jones for more Info. 562-682-7920
Markers: Markers are needed at the club October 8th, 9th and13th for the men’s and women’s singles qualifying matches. This is a great opportunity to see some of the best bowlers in the country work their bowling magic. Training will be provided. Morning and afternoon shifts. Sign up at the club or contact Eileen Lancendorfer at 650-339-2859.
Set-up, Hospitality and End of Day Clean-up: Sign up sheets are in the club. We need your help to make our club shine.
Forty-two bowlers from across Southern California came dressed in their carnival best to enjoy the 2023 Carnival hosted by Pat Gonzales and the LBLBC a 25 year tradition. The winners included (1) Jake Jeffery, (2) Kelly Warren, (3) Peg Anderson, (4) Dan Paul, (5) Dan Cornwell, (6) Gilbert Wong, Consolation: Steve Folick, and Dan Mathhens Dave Ostrin.
Many People helped to make this such a fun afternoon:
Hospitality: Joanne MacKnight, Margaret Butler, Dot Pleasant, June Ralph, Joel Fruehan, Mark Holden
On Thursday March 2nd after social bowling Long time members Bob Daniels and Morris Jolly were inducted into LBLBC Hall of Fame. Pat Gonzales acted as MC at the gathering and ice cream social. Members new and old as well as honorees families were present for the induction.
Morris who turned 90 on March 1st has served several times as club President as well as SW Bowls representative and has been a part of the club since open house of the rear 2000.
Bob who turned 93 last September for many years was editor and the driving force behind club newsletter “The Write Shot” and editor and master behind the yearly “Membership Directory.
The club thanks both of these members for their outstanding service!