Relay For Life to host ‘Spook-Tacular Bowl-A-Thon” fundraiser

Staff Report

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Coles County will host two “Spook-Tacular Bowl-A-Thon” fundraisers to fight cancer on Friday, Oct. 21 and Saturday, Oct. 22 at the Mattoon Lanes Bowling Alley.

According to the press release, there will be a “family friendly” costume contest where prizes will be awarded.

On Oct. 21 the bowl-a-thon will be at 5 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. for teenagers and adults, and on Oct. 22 it will be at 1 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. for children 12 years old and younger. Children must be with an adult during the bowl-a-thon.

Those interested in participating in the fundraiser can contact Kathy Beals at 217-273-1687 or [email protected] or Jason Wyat at 217-260-4484 or [email protected] for more information.


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