Ellon Bowling Club held their annual general meeting in the clubhouse on Friday night when Charlie Singer was elected president.
Kathleen Gordon was elected vice-president with Allan Giles remaining as secretary and Derek Jobson as treasurer.
The season is due to get underway at the club on Sunday, April 26, at 2pm and the green will be open to anyone who wants to come along to try lawn bowls
At the AGM it was agreed that the club would do away with the joining fee for new members.
Fees for junior members have also been scrapped as the club tries to encourage younger members to join.