Ancaster Municipal Lawn Bowling Club

Weekly Summer Schedule

May through September
All members welcome to any event on our weekly schedule

Jitney — Mondays 6:30 p.m.

Usually two games, fourteen to sixteen ends in total

$3.00 per evening includes prizes and refreshments

Open Bowling — Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:00 p.m. (Mondays when pre-empted by tournaments)

Practice and Coaching – Tuesdays 6:30 p.m.

Please book via club email

Open Bowling – Wednesdays 6:30 p.m.

Please book via club email

Pizza League — Thursdays 10:30 a.m.

One game (jitney), twelve ends, two nine-week sessions

$3.00 per day includes pizza days and cash prizes as announced

Kut-Throat Kapers — Fridays 6:30 p.m.

Three six-end games

$3.00 per evening includes prizes and refreshments

Aussie Pairs — Saturdays 10:30 a.m.

Teams of two – make your own or pair up when you arrive

$3.00 per day towards food and prizes on final (8th) week

Confirm your attendance via club email

Club Championships

Plans are in the works for our club championship events for 2022.  These events are open to all members.  Details will be announced via the club email.
Mixed Triples Saturday, June 18
Mixed Pairs Saturday, July 23
Ladies'/Men's Singles Saturday, August 27
Mens' Doubles Tuesday, September 20

Interclub Leagues

Men's & Women's — Wednesdays 9:30 a.m.

Sign up to join our teams and enjoy the chance to meet and play against other clubs in our district.  Both leagues (women's and men's) use the same schedule and therefore play at the same locations on each date.  The leagues start at the end of May and run until early September.

All members are encouraged to participate.  Please check the clubhouse bulletin board for more information and contact our Interclub representatives to add your name to the list of bowlers.


Ancaster is hosting the following open tournaments for 2022.  All tournaments include three 12-end games and the start time is 10:00 a.m.  Entry fee is $40 per team except September 6th which is $50 per team.

Thank you to each of our tournament sponsors for their generous donations of prize money.

To enter an open tournament: please contact our Tournament Chair, Rich Peart, via the email links below or mobile #905 512 8638.  Let him know which tournament date(s) you are interested in, names and contact information for your skip and partner, and your club affiliation.

Date Div. 1st Prize Sponsored By
June 21
Mixed Pairs / Women's Pairs $150 RBC Dominion Securities
Register for June 21st via Email
July 12
Open Pairs $150 Rastin's Wilson St. Pharmacy
Register for July 12th via Email
August 2
Open Pairs $150 TD Canada Trust Meadowlands Branch
Register for August 2nd via Email
August 16
Mixed Pairs / Women's Pairs $150 Ancaster Denture Clinic
Register for August 16th via Email
September 6
Mixed Pairs / Women's Pairs
includes lunch
$150 Dodsworth & Brown Funeral Home Ancaster Chapel
Register for September 6th via Email

Special Events

  • Let's Start Rolling — Opening Day, Saturday, May 14
  • Canada Fun Day — Friday, July 1
  • Civic Holiday Games & Potluck — Monday, August 1
  • Labour Day Games & Barbecue — Monday, September 5
  • Bowled Over Outdoor Season Closing — date to be announced
  • Annual Club Banquet — date to be announced

Weekly Winter Schedule

October through April

Winter Indoor Short Mat Bowling

Short mat bowls caters to everyone from youngsters to active seniors and there are programs for beginners of all ages and abilities.

Contact: Joseph Hodgson 905-648-5976.  Additional details can be found here

Day Activity and Time
Mondays Indoor Short Mat Bowls — 1:00 p.m.
Wednesdays Indoor Short Mat Bowls — 1:00 p.m.
Fridays Indoor Short Mat Bowls — 1:00 p.m.