Busy lawn bowling weekend in Parksville and Qualicum Beach

QB's Sylvia Gibb Women’s Open Pairs Tournament and PV's Bluenose Motors Classic Men’s Triples will keep people bowling.

It’s going to be very busy this weekend on the lawn bowling pitches in Parksville and Qualicum Beach.

In Qualicum Beach, the women will take to the green for the Sylvia Gibb Women’s Open Pairs Tournament, June 12-13 with games at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. each day.

The tournament will be donating to the Parksville Qualicum Beach Haven House as part of the club’s commitment to community involvement.

Down the road in Parksville, that club will be welcoming teams from up and down the Island in the Bluenose Motors Classic Men’s Triples event, June 12-14, with a 9 a.m. start each day.

The Parksville Lawn Bowling Club will donate to the Hospice Society during the tournament.

Spectators are always welcome at both the Parksville and Qualicum Beach clubs, with free admission and lots of parking.

The Parksville Lawn Bowling Club is at 149 E. Stanford Ave.; the Qualicum Beach Lawn Bowling Club is located at 665 Jones Street.

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