Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club
Est. 1942


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Spring Rolls League Saturdays 1pm

Spring Rolls League has begun! Join your fellow bowlers on Saturdays at 1pm from March 3rd to April 14th. This is a great time of year to ease back into the game. League fee $15 or $5 drop-in Chip in by 12:45 and games start at 1pm
March 6th, 2018|News, Spring Rolls|

Seattle Neighbor Day

Neighbor Day

Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club celebrates Seattle Neighbor Day! This Saturday February 10th from 1-3pm. We hope you will come by the club to learn about the great sport of lawn bowling and get to know us, your neighbors, the members of this fun and active club. Members will be on hand to show you how to bowl, beverages & snacks provided. *please wear flat soled shoes if you plan to bowl. Questions?
February 9th, 2018|News|

Time to purchase your 2018 JPLBC membership!

Full Memberships, both new and returning, $115 Associate Memberships-(your primary membership is at another club) $90 Youth Memberships- (18 yrs. and under whose parent is a member of JPLBC) $65. Just head over to the membership page to pay online or print out the membership form to fill out and mail in with your check. Questions?
December 9th, 2017|News|

Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club Day Saturday Aug 5th

We know our club is awesome and the sport of 'bowls' is great fun. That's why we are always encouraging our friends and neighbors to give it a try! Now, thanks to Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, King County Councilmember Joe McDermott, and King County Executive Dow Constantine, it's official by City & County-wide proclamation.

Saturday August 5th 2017 is Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club Day!


We hope you will join us in celebrating this historic occasion at our Open House Sat. Aug 5th Noon-4pm.

July 29th, 2017|Blog, Club History, News|

75th Anniversary Celebration & Open House

Open House

Saturday August 5th 12 - 4pm

Please join us as we celebrate our 75th Anniversary!

Demonstration games

  • Prizes

  • Refreshments served

  • Give the game a try yourself!

    *flat soled shoes (or bare feet) required to bowl

July 22nd, 2017|Blog, News|

NW Division Pairs Playdowns Starts Today

Wishing Good Bowls!

to all the men and women playing in the NW Division Pairs Playdowns

If you want to watch some great bowling come on up this weekend anytime between 9:30 and 4pm.

July 22nd, 2017|News, NW Pairs Play Downs|

Veteran Novice Tournament Saturday July 15th

Annual Veteran Novice Tournament July 15, 2017 10am-4pm

The Veteran/Novice Tournament teams up seasoned bowlers with members who may or may not have ever bowled in a tournament (new member- 3yrs) … aiming to prove that competition and fun are not mutually exclusive.

Signup sheet at the clubhouse or contact Alexis Vanden Bos for more info.

July 9th, 2017|News|

Watch the sunset, stay for the sunrise!

Update: One continuous pairs game for 24 hrs. The sun set and the bowling continued, it rose and still we bowled, 170 ends later the Blue Demons were declared the winners and a great time was had by all.

At 4pm today, July 3rd, two tenacious teams of 12 (The Red Wolves and The Blue Demons) will launch the longest game in JP history-again! We, the 24’ urge you all to come out and join us, to share in the buzz, applaud our tenacity, and keep the party going! Opening hoopla starts today at 4pm, first bowl rolls at 5pm. Final bowl, wrap up ceremony, and BBQ at 5pm tomorrow-Tuesday July 4th.
Hope to see you there….we ain’t going anywhere!
Creative Director- Chris Davis
Blue Demons Captain- Tom Lind
Red Wolves Captain- John Hollingsworth


July 3rd, 2017|24 on the 4th, News|

Mary Anderson 1910-2017

Mary and her husband Lloyd joined JPLBC in 1971. She served as the Board Secretary and was an active member for many years, often recognized for her leadership, foresight and cooperative spirit in business and in bowls. Mary passed away in the spring of 2017 at the age of 107. In addition to being avid lawn bowlers and outdoors people, Mary and Lloyd were the founders of REI in 1938.
July 3rd, 2017|Archives, Honor Project|

Shirley Taylor 1934-2016

Shirley and her husband Al joined the club in 1982, She was a regular competitor in our tournaments and games and was always willing to work on club social activities. Shirley was part of the constellation of members that make JPLBC so unique.
July 3rd, 2017|Archives, Honor Project|
Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club

Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club