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It's FUN, it's ACTIVE, it's a CHALLENGE, and it's FRIENDLY!



Why not come to one of our open days? 

Our OPEN DAYS this year are on SUNDAY 28TH APRIL and MONDAY 27TH MAY

No need to book, just turn up and try it out!  Just wear flat shoes and we'll provide everything else.  There will be a friendly, warm welcome from our members and a chance to try out this gentle but challenging game.  Have a look at the poster attached as a PDF above for more details and we look forward to seeing you.

Are your weekends too busy?

Then we have an Open Club Night every Wednesday evening from 6pm until dusk, when you can turn up and have a go and stay for a drink at the bar.


What Happens At The Griffin? 

The Griffin Bowls Club in Harlow is a mixed outdoor bowls club  that has a wide and varied number of bowling fixtures throughout the summer and also holds Short Mat events in the pavilion in the winter.

Summer Months (April - September)

  • Saturday and Sunday home and away mixed friendly matches.
  • Full range of internal competitions.
  • Regular Social Events.
  • Social club night on a Wednesday for coaching, practising and fun!
  • Mid-week, weekend and evening ladies' leagues. 
  • Thursday 4’s, weekend and evening leagues for men.
  • Senior citizens midweek mixed league.
  • Two 'tours' every year - one in February and one in June.
  • Open from 11.00am till dusk playing on any of our 12 rinks.
  • Saturday morning club for Under 18s and youngsters with extra needs.

Winter Months (October - March)

  • Short Mat on two mats in the pavilion.
  • Tuesday and Thursday morning roll-ups.  From 10am until 12 noon.
  • Friday evening roll-ups from 6.30pm until 8.30pm
  • Internal league on Wednesday evenings.
  • Internal Competitions.
  • Saturday morning club for Under 18s and youngsters with extra needs.

A copy of our Club Constitution can be found in the menu.