The San Francisco Appeal: Lawn Bowling Club Celebrates Reopening of Historic Green

SF Lawn Bowling Green Reopening November 18, 2014

By: Bay City News

“The San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department and the city’s lawn bowling club reopened its lawn bowling green Tuesday [November 18th] at 10 a.m. at the oldest municipal lawn bowling club in the United States.

In 1901, Superintendent of San Francisco parks John McLaren laid out the green in Golden Gate Park, and co-founded the bowling club. The green is currently considered San Francisco landmark number 181.”

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