Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kamloops and Region is delighted to announce that registration is now open for the fortieth annual Bowl For Kids Sake campaign. Events will be taking place at Bowlertime on the North Shore and Falcon Lanes in Valleyview from March 2 to March 6, 2017. This five-day fundraising campaign supports many mentorship programs and matches in Kamloops and surrounding areas. Bowl For Kids Sake offers an excellent line up of events to choose from, at a minimum pledge amount of $50.00 per bowler. There will also be exciting prizes and draws at each event. It is a great opportunity to get together with friends, family or co-workers.

Ways to get involved with Bowl For Kids Sake 2017:

Participate: Get a team together and enjoy some fun on the lanes while helping the kids in our region. For our complete schedule of events and available time slots, please visit Eventbrite.ca. Pledge forms are available for pick-up at the BBBS office during regular business hours. You can also fundraise online at https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/big-brothers-big-sisters-ofkamloops/bowlforkidssake2017/

Sponsor: We have very exciting sponsorship opportunities to help your organization reach its marketing objectives. Please contact us for a copy of our 2017 Sponsorship Package.

Donate: Please consider a contribution in the form of an in-kind prize donation for the event, or a monetary donation towards the event campaign. This fundraiser is a vital source of income for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kamloops and Region. We are requesting the support of the community to help us reach our fundraising goal of $80,000.00. All interested participants can register through Eventbrite.ca or through the Bowl For Kids Sake event coordinator. We look forward to seeing you on the lanes!


Below is our 2017 schedule of bowling themes and time slots. Bowlers are encouraged to dress for the theme.

Thursday, March 2: Canadian-themed Thirsty Thursday at Bowlertime. Wear your favourite plaid, toque, hockey jersey – anything that reminds you of Canada. This is an adults-only event. Time slots available at 5:30pm and 7:30pm.

Friday, March 3: 80’s / 90’s night at Falcon Lanes. Wear your best neon and throwback trends. Time slots available at 5:30pm and 7:30pm.

Saturday, March 4: Western Night at Falcon Lanes. Be sure to bring your favourite cowboy or cowgirl hat. Time slots available at 5:30pm and 7:30pm.

Sunday, March 5: PJ Breakfast Bowl at Bowlertime. A light breakfast will be available for the whole morning. Onesies and pajamas are welcome. Time slots available at 9:30am and 11:00am.

Sunday, March 5: Canada 150 Industry Night at Bowlertime. This event is geared towards those working in the hospitality industry, however all are welcome to register for this Canadian birthday bowling celebration. Time slots available at 5:30pm and 7:30pm.

Monday, March 6: Superhero Bowl at Bowlertime. Calling all superheroes! Time slots available at 9:30am and 11:00am. Don’t forget your cape.

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!

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