We welcome new members whether experienced bowlers or new to the game. We have 16 rinks on two greens. Our greens are renowned in the Lower Mainland for their quality.
Those who are new to the game should look at our New Bowlers page for more details.
In summer (late April to September) we generally host:
4 inter-club tournaments
several Vancouver and District tournaments (see VNDBA.com for details),
the annual V&D President’s Cup,
the Women’s Classic Pairs League
the Wednesday Evening Triples and also
some fun club events.
In winter (October to April) we roll out the short mats to continue bowling indoors. The short mat game is played on our two 45 foot carpets.
These are our fees for the classes of membership, annual rentals and other fees:
Full Playing Member: $240 + GST = $252
First Year New Bowler: $140 + GST = $147
($42 up front; $105 after completing lessons)
Associate Member (2nd club): $140 + GST = $147
Social (non-playing) Member: $35 + GST = $36.75
Junior Member: (under 18) $50 + GST = $52.50
Winter Short Mat Member: $50 + GST = $52.50
1. Bowls (Full member, 2nd year and over): $50 + GST = $52.50
2. Lockers (All members who have one): $10
One time fees (Optional)
Set of club keys: $15
Parking sticker: $5
Payment is due at the time you submit the application. This can be cash (at the Opening Day), by E-transfer (see instructions) or by cheque payable to Granville Park Lawn Bowling Club (Opening Day or mail). ) (Please note: our bank will not accept "GPLBC" or "Granville Park LBC" on cheques)
ATTIRE: Club, Inter-club and Special Events: Either club or white shirt and proper pants or skirt (women). A team must all be dressed the same. Casual wear at all other times.
PROPER FLAT SOLED SHOES MUST BE WORN ON THE GREENS - NO EXCEPTIONS.
Cell phones must be turned off when bowling.
As we are run by volunteers, all members are expected to contribute some volunteer time to assist in the smooth running of the club.