NORWICH – The 24th annual Big Brothers Big Sisters “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” fundraising event will take place on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at the Plaza Lanes in Norwich. All proceeds from this event go directly to serve children enrolled in the Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring programs throughout Chenango County.
Anyone interested in participating in “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” 2011 can collect a minimum of $25 in pledges then bowl a free game at Plaza Lanes. Pledge sheets are available at the Norwich YMCA, Sidney Federal Credit Union, Plaza Lanes and The Place. Supporters pledge by the game or by the pin. People can form teams up to five bowlers but smaller teams and single bowlers are also welcome. Bowlers are requested to call the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Chenango County office at 334-3878 and reserve a lane and bowling time today. Bowling times are hourly from noon to 4 p.m. Individuals who are unable to participate in the event can also help by dropping off or mailing (BBBS PO Box 971, Norwich, NY 13815) a donation at The Place or at Plaza Lanes on Saturday.