Vice Presidents Day

Vice Presidents Day is coming. Following on from a very enjoyable Presidents Day 2021 Vice Presidents Day will be on the 7th August, please signup on the club notice board by the 4th August. Once again there will also be an After Party in the evening.

This year in parallel to Vice Presidents Day there will be a Ladies Lunch held at Fifty Four in St Annes which is open to all partners of club members. Please contact Sarah Plummer or the Vice President to confirm if your partner would like to attend.

2021 Events

Now we are back open we have a few events for members to add to their calendars. This year will be a cut down list due to time constraints but we are pleased to announce the following 4 events as a start. There will be more announcements regarding the annual Bowls & Snooker competitions along with some of the events traditionally held later in the year.

Presidents Day26th June 2021
Sunday Fun Bowls27th June 2021
Vice Presidents Day7th August 2021
Sunday Fun Bowls8th August 2021

For Presidents & Vice Presidents Day there will be an attendance list on the noticeboard 4 weeks in advance and an extra button on the till for the entry (please keep your receipt).

The Sunday Fun Bowls as usual is an open event with all guests welcome.

Xmas Draw 2020

Despite the current situation, we are still running the Xmas draw. The draw night may well not be like usual but we will have some form of draw mid-December. Members who are willing to visit the club can enter in the normal way using the boards opposite the bar. For those who cannot attend at the moment, we have added the ability to enter online. Just follow the links below and we will let you have your numbers. You can buy multiple blocks or multiple rows

What’s Happening @ The District Club

Since re-opening, we have been pleased to see so many members making use of the club once again. Following our first council meeting after re-opening, we have a few bits of news.

Club Competitions

The Barker Bleasdale – We are continuing from where we left off to get the competition completed. Ian McLay has taken over the running of this for and will be contacting those still left in the competition.

Bowls Singles & Doubles – An entry list will be going up in the club or email the social committee to enter. If you are entering the doubles then please confirm with your partner before entering. The first round of the singles will be a round-ribbon with progression dependant on aggregate. For the doubles, it will be a straight knockout. All first-round games must be played by 5th September when the bowling green will be shut for 2 weeks. On reopening each round must be played within 2 weeks.

Open Bowls Competition – Peter Fielding is organising an open bowls event for Wednesday nights. Everybody who turns up will play. Please arrive by 6:30pm on Wednesday nights (starting 5th August) if you wish to join in.

Events

There will be 3 events later in the year (at the moment, situation dependant). Firstly we will be having a social event at the district club instead of the bowls dinner (all members welcome)

Secondly, we will be using the AGM as a social event

Thirdly we will be holding the Xmas draw and draw night.

All dates to be confirmed. Further events as we can arrange them.