Green Island Bowling Club

APRIL NEWSLETTER 2024

PRIZE GIVING – will be held on Saturday 20th April from 5pm.  Please bring something to share for a potluck tea.  This will be followed by prize giving.  Everyone is welcome including partners 😊


GIBC SUNDAY MIXED TRIPLES TOURNAMENT – unfortunately, the April tournament has been cancelled due to a lack of numbers. 


BOWLS DUNEDIN PRIZE GIVING – will be held at Taieri Bowling Club on Friday 10th May from 7pm.  The prize giving starts at 7:30pm.  Tickets are $10.  Please let Lyn Rance ASAP if you would like to attend.


AGM – the GIBC AGM will be held on Sunday 23rd June at 10:30am.  More details regarding positions and nominations to follow soon.


COMMUNITY BOWLS – we have ordered 10 sets of bowls from Aero.  They are due to be dispatched from Australia shortly so all going well, we will have them in the next month or so.  These will be available for use during Twilight Bowls, Have a Go Days, etc.


FLAG 500 GROCERIES – we are in need of grocery or monetary donations for Flag 500.  This is a fantastic fundraiser for the club so any donation is greatly appreciated if you are able to.


GREEN RENOVATIONS – Allan Bates and the team are undertaking renovations of the green on Monday 15th April starting at 9:30am.  Please let Batesy know if you are able to lend a hand.


VENUE HIRE – if you or anyone you know, is in need of a venue for an event they are holding and the club would meet their needs, please direct them either to our website where there are details about hiring the club, or ask them to email gibc@xtra.co.nz to arrange a viewing.


WINTER SOCIAL CALENDAR – the social committee will be meeting shortly to discuss the winter social calendar.  We would like to organise some new events so any fresh ideas would be welcomed.  Please email gibc@xtra.co.nz with your ideas.