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Springfest 55+ Games

April 21 - June 10, 2015

Registration: Tuesday, April 7 at the Bayshore from 12:30-2:00pm.  Come and register and stay for a game of pepper at 1:30pm. Light refreshments will be provided.  Registrations will also be accepted starting April 7 at City Hall, Service Counter, Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm. Register early to avoid spaces not being available due to numbers or schedules.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:  No refunds will be given after you have registered for your events, unless event is canceled due to weather or numbers.  Please do not sign up for more events than you plan to attend – it makes it difficult for scheduling when this happens.  Registrations are not accepted the day of the event unless permission is given by the convener.  If you are unable to attend your event, please contact the convener.  For further information contact Brenda Dailey, 519-376-4440 Ext 1254.

EVENT REFRESHMENTS – There will be FREE refreshments at all the events for all participants to enjoy courtesy of FOODLAND.

PRIZES – $5 gift certificates will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners of each event, courtesy of TIM HORTONS.  Winners will be presented their prize at the Awards Banquet.  If unable to attend banquet, prizes available at City Hall following the banquet. 

AWARDS BANQUET – Wednesday, June 10 at the Legion.  Social 5:00 pm; Supper 5:30 pm, entertainment to follow. Tickets for the banquet are available at the time of registering at the Service Counter , City Hall Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm. Tickets are $10 for participants; $12 for non-participants.  Deadline for all tickets is June 3.  The Royal Canadian Legion Br. #6 Ladies Auxiliary will be providing the food for the banquet.

Owen Sound & Area Senior Centre (MCQUAY TANNERY) - 1852 3rd Ave E, Owen Sound (next to Bayshore). 519-376-8304. Hours:  10 am – 4 pm Mon. to Fri. Drop in or call for information regarding all activities available locally for seniors. 

HARRISON PARK SENIORS’ DROP-IN CENTRE – 75 2nd Avenue East, Owen Sound, 519-371-0024.  Mon. 1:00-4:00 p.m. Games Day; Tues. 1:15-2:30 pm.. Tai Chi, 7:00-9:00 pm. Crokinole (2nd & 4th Tues.); Wed. 1:00-4:00 p.m. Pepper; Thurs.1:00-4:00 pm. Cribbage, Euchre, Wizard or Scrabble.

DISTRICT SENIOR GAMES – The 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners in Springfest may advance to the District Senior Games. 

Event Conveners

Sharon McGregor


Ladder Golf; Shuffleboard; 5 Pin Bowling; Carpet Bowling

Shirley Lyons


Walking/Walking Relay; Scrabble; Bean Bag Toss; Crokinole; Shuffleboard

Pat Heipel

519-376-5755 Darts

Doreen McGregor

519-371-1338 Pepper

Paul Hillyer

519-371-2889 Horseshoes

Barry Hardman

519-371-1567 Contract Bridge

Barb Myatt


Cribbage; Mini Golf; Walking/Walking Relay

Marie & Elmer Angell



Marie Mills 519-376-8597


Brenda Dailey 519-376-4440 x1254

Awards Banquet

Registration Fee: $5 +$1 for each event to a maximum of $10

Please contact the convener if unable to attend your event.




(ending times are approx)




(contact convener if unable to attend)

Thurs. Apr. 21 - 23

5-Pin Bowling

Regular league time

The Bowling Alley


Sharon McGregor 519-376-3870

Wed. Apr 29

Walking Relay

Starts 10:00 am

Bayshore (top of
arena use elevator
or stairs)

Predict time to walk 3km (12 x around arena – 55+); 1.6km (6 x around arena – 75+) Person closest to their time wins. WALK AT YOUR OWN PACE.

Shirley Lyons, 519-371-3224
Barb Myatt, 519-376-5260

Thurs. Apr 30


9:30 am

Harrison Park
Senior Centre


Shirley Lyons, 519-371-3224

Fri. May 1


9:30 am-12:00 noon


Bring your own darts if you have them, otherwise the convener will have some available.

Pat Heipel, 519-376-5755

Mon. May 4

Carpet Bowling

1:00 pm



Sharon McGregor 519-376-3870

Tues. May 5

Contract Bridge

9:30 am-12:00 noon

OS & Area Sr. Centre
(located beside Bayshore)

Partners are required.  If no partner, one will be assigned.

Barry Hardman, 519-371-1567

Thurs. May 7


1:00-3:30 pm


Partners are required.  If no partner, one will be assigned. (you rotate partners after the first game)

Marie & Elmer Angell, 519-376-0284

Fri. May 8

Bean Bag Toss

10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Partners are required.  If not partner, one will be assigned. Event will be held inside on the arena floor. Limit of 36 – register early.(you rotate partners after the first game)

Shirley Lyons, 519-371-3224

Mon. May 11


9:30 am-12:00 noon

Salvation Army
14th Street West

Partners are required.  If no partner, one will be assigned.(you rotate partners after the first game)
Sticks are not allowed unless required due to a medical condition.

Shirley Lyons, 519-371-3224

Thurs. May 14


9:30 am - 12:00 noon


Partners are required.  If no partner, one will be assigned.   You must register 1 wk prior to allow schedules to be prepared. 

Sharon McGregor, 519-376-3870
Shirley Lyons, 519-371-3224

Tues. May 19


1:00-3:30 pm


Partners are required. If you do not have a partner, one will be assigned. (you rotate partners after the first game)

Doreen McGregor,519-371-1338

Wed. May 20

Ladder Golf

10:00 am - 12:00 noon


Event will be held inside on the arena floor. Limit of 40 – register early.  Rotate partners after first game.

Sharon McGregor, 519-376-3870

Thurs. May 21


1:00-3:30 pm


Partners are required.  If you do not a partner, one will be assigned. Rotate partners after first game.

Barb Myatt, 519-376-5260

Mon. May 25


9:30-12:00 noon

 Harrison Park


Paul Hillyer, 519-371-2889

Tues. May 26

Mini Golf

10:00 am -11:30 am

Putt n' Paddle
Harrison Park

Additional fee $5 per person payable at the Putt n’ Paddle.
Rain date Wed May 27

Barb Myatt, 519-376-5260

Thurs. May 28


9:30-11:30 am

1555 5th Ave. W.

Additional fee $3 per person payable the day of the event. 2 games are played.
Rain date Fri. May 29

Marie Mills, 519-376-8597

Wed. June 10

Awards Banquet

Social -5:00pm

Supper -5:30 pm

Royal Canadian Legion

Tickets available at the time of registering for participants.  Tickets are $10 for participants.  $12 for non-participants Deadline for all tickets is June 3.

Brenda Dailey, 519-376-4440
Ext. 1254



Thank You To Our Event Sponsors



Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Aux. Br. 6


Fettes Travel Plus


Owen Sound Attack

Contract Bridge

Rexall Pharma Plus


Debbie Aiken, The Co-operators

Scrabble, Walk/Walking Relay

Harrison Park Senior Centre

Mini Golf

John Bates Roofing


The Sun-Times

​Bean Bag Toss

Revera – Summit Place


Brian E. Wood Funeral Home


Meridian Credit Union


Owen Sound Sun Life Advisors



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