Come and be surprised
at just how simple it is to catch on to the fundamentals of this great
outdoor sport. You can learn all of the basics in just one hour-long
lesson. And best of all there is no charge for the lesson and no
one will be high pressuring you to join.
we have found that one of the best ways to get new members is to have people
come over to our club and give lawn bowling a try. So, we have set
up a Free Lesson program.
all of the equipment needed to play the game. Dress is comfortable
casual and all we request is that you wear a pair of flat soled shoes.
first lesson an expert coach will explain how the game is played and demonstrate
the fundamentals of bowling on the grass. Very quickly you will be
bowling and the coach will work with you step-by-step as you become accustomed
to the feel of the sport. He will advise you on the stance and bowling
techniques. He will watch you as you bowl and provide tips on how
to improve. During your first lesson you will play several “ends”
and become familiar with how the game is scored. This first lesson
should last just about an hour or if you are really in to it, perhaps a
If after your
lesson you are all fired-up about lawn bowling, but want to spend a little
more time with it before you decide to go for it, you should schedule another
lesson. The second session will be a refresher of the first with
a little more attention to technique.
Ask your coach
for a membership application, or click below for a copy you can print.
Complete the application and mail to us.
To get started
give us a call. Since most of the time when the club is open everyone
is bowling, there is a good chance you will have to leave a message.
Someone will call you back within 24 hours.
The Club and bowling greens may be
rented for parties and other events. Call us for information.
on Map for Overhead View
MacKenzie Park Lawn Bowls Club
is located in the upper level of Mackenzie Park. The entrance from
Los Positas Road is directly across from McCaw Avenue. A second entrance
is available from Samarkand Drive.
You are welcome
stop by the Club and talk to any of our members. They will help you
schedule a free lesson. Club hours are:
Note: Tuesday evening bowling
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Tuesday Evening 5:30 PM
Saturday 12:30 to 2:30 PM
Sunday 9:30 to 11:00 AM
with the change to Standard Time.
MacKenzie Park Lawn Bowls
P.O. Box 3631
Santa Barbara, CA 93130