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Bowls And Camaraderie At Marian Ladies Bowls Club's Presidents At Home Day

Marian Ladies Bowls Club hosted a memorable event on Monday, June 12, with their annual Presidents at Home Day. The day kicked off with an exhilarating two-hour session of bowls, where the 68 enthusiastic ladies showcased their skills and sportsmanship. Following the exciting games, everyone gathered to indulge in lunch.

To add to the festivities, the club organised raffles and a Cent Sale, featuring an array of delightful prizes that sparked excitement and anticipation throughout the day. It was a fantastic opportunity for the members to showcase their generosity and support for the club.

The highlight of the day was the bowls. Julie Leech, Dee, Gwen Harberger, Shirley Haines, and Pat Bounds emerged as the champions, displaying their exceptional talent and strategic play. They were commended for their outstanding performance.

The event also recognised the runners-up, including Club President Kate Moohin, Leanne Lewis, Joyce Ditton, Henny Tattam, and Helen Pietzner, who exhibited remarkable sportsmanship and skill throughout the tournament.

Special mention goes to Thelma Johnston, who created a magnificent cake, adding a touch of sweetness to the day's celebrations.

Contributed by Lyn Jackson.

Competition winners: (Left to right) Julie Leech, Dee, Gwen Harberger, Shirley Haines and Pat Bounds

Runners Up: (left to right) Club President Kate Moohin, Leanne Lewis, Joyce Ditton, Henny Tattam, Helen Pietzner

Thelma Johnston, Kate Moohin and MDLBA President Lyn Jackson

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