Skore Lanes announces August activities

Skore Lanes, located at 22255 Ecorse Road in Taylor, announces the following schedule of events:

Dirt Cheap Days are scheduled August 4-12. Starting at noon each day, the "Nine days at 99 cents" feature 99-cent specials on games, shoes, draft beer, soda pop, hot dogs, fries and popcorn. Kids bowl free on Saturday, August 4. For more details, call Skore Lanes at (313) 291-6220.

The Cedar Point HalloWeekend Bowling Clubs, a short season of bowling for adults or adult/youth teams. Each participant bowls two games each week for 10 weeks. Each bowler receives admission to Cedar Pointe on Saturday, October 20, for the special HalloWeekend program as well as a parking pass. As a club member bonus, admission will be good for 10 a.m. -- two hours before the park opens to the public. Club members will have exclusive use of the Millennium Force roller coaster from 10 to 11 a.m. They also will enjoy a continental breakfast buffet with a spooky character from 11 a.m. to noon. The cost is $9.50 per week. To register, call Skore Lanes at (313) 291-6220.

A Blind Bowling Fund-raiser to raise money for the Penrickton Center for Blind Child will be presented by the Polish Boat Club at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, August 26. Check-in is 2 p.m. Admission is $20 per person (shoes are 99 cents). Participants receive three games of nine-pin, no-tap bowling, pizza, mystery games and 50/50 raffles. To sign up, call Ron at (586) 215-4720, Dale at (586) 484-0105 or Skore Lanes at (313) 291-6220.

The "Your Choice Bowling Club" raises funds for local organizations and charities. Bowl each week for 16 weeks and raise money while you're doing it. Bowling takes place at 6:30 p.m. Fridays starting August 17. Admission is $11.95 per person per week, which includes three games of nine-pin, no-tap bowling for teams of four. In addition to earning money for your cause, there will be 50/50 raffles with proceeds being donated to a different team each week. The club is open to teams of four in any combination of men and/or women. For more information, contact Fran Wood at (313) 291-6220 or fwood@bowldetroit.com.

A blood drive is scheduled for 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 14. Donate blood and receive a voucher for three free games of bowling. To make an appointment, call Skore Lanes at (313) 291-6220.

A Back-to-School All-Night Lock-In is scheduled from 11:50 p.m. Sunday, August 19, to 7 a.m. Monday, August 20. There will be all-night bowling, music, fun events, pizza, pop and a continental breakfast. The event is open to children ages 8 to 13. Admission is $18.95. Registration begins at 11:30 p.m. Children will not be permitted to leave without an adult. No alcohol or smoking will be allowed. Adults will serve as chaperones. The night is limited to the first 275 registered with pre-payment. Call Skore Lanes at (313) 291-6220.