Bocce Ball

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Bocce Ball


  • 8 resin bocce balls (2 red, 2 green, 2 blue, 2 yellow)
  • 1 white pallina ball
  • Measuring device
  • Rules Sheet
  • Zippered canvas bag with handles


Bocce, or Italian lawn bowling, is one of the most widely played games in the world and is one of the oldest yard games. The game is simple, can be played by people of all ages and skill levels, and you can use just about anything as a bocce court. While two people can play against each other, bocce is a great team game. Simply form two teams with an even number of players -- usually eight (four on each team).

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This item is available for check out to HDL cardholders age 18 and older. Borrowers must sign the required Library of Things Agreement acknowledging financial responsibility for lost or damaged equipment.

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