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As a kid, I spent a lot of time at the bowling alley. Anytime we stayed at Granny and Papa's house, they would take us with them for their bowling league events. My brother and I would usually play the arcade games and eat pizza while Granny and Papa bowled. We always had so much fun, and we really got interested in bowling.
A bit later, we joined a family bowling league. It was my Dad, my brother and I, and my Dad's then (evil) girlfriend, now ex-wife. My brother and I didn't want to be around this awful woman, but this was an activity we had no say in..We had to go, period...Which leads to a kind of funny story.
When I was around 11, I was a pretty good bowler. Nothing amazing, but definitely decent for a kid. Well one league night, I also had a basketball game. I was a forward, and I didn't want to have to skip my game to go bowling. Needless to say, I was forced to go bowling, and I was MAD. I put forth absolutely no effort that night, and actually tried to make gutter-balls as often as possible. Childish? Yes. Definitely. But I was a child. One game, I scored a 7. Yes, 7 pins the whole game. It was horrible!
At the end of the season, the bowling league awarded various trophies. They had a ton of categories, so even the not-so-great bowlers or kids would still feel they did a great job. I ended up getting 2 trophies: Highest score for my age range, and LOWEST score for my age range...That darn 7 game came back to haunt me!
AMF Summer Unplugged :
This summer, you can enjoy bowling with your family, too! AMF has some amazing summer deals going on right now, particularly for the kids. This is a great alternative to playing video games or watching TV on those sweltering hot summer days!
Summer Unplugged- Spare your kids from boredom (and the heat)! Two free games every day
for each child ages 15 and under registered in the Summer Unplugged program* (Shoe rental not
included, but they’re worth paying for.) Sign-up here for free bowling all summer long!
*You can register up to six children in the program. If you would like to add more children, you will need to create a new account using an alternate email address.
Summer Pass- Adults won't be left melting in the heat! An AMF Summer Pass is just $34.95 and
includes two games per day for the pass owner and up to three guests ages 16 and up. (Shoe
rental not included, but they’re worth paying for.) Sign-up here for AMF's Summer Pass!
New for 2013:
• One simple sign-up, no coupons to be emailed or printed! Simply present your
membership card or your name at your local AMF center and you're all set to go!
• Also new this year for Summer Unplugged members is the "Stay and Play" option.
Additional games can be added for just $1.49! So if the competition is hot and the
weather is hotter, you can keep the strikes coming and stay cool for less!
The Summer Unplugged and Summer Pass programs run May 13, 2013 through September
2, 2013. Members can redeem their bowling games every day from open until 8pm using their
membership pass, member ID, first name or other unique identifier.
With over 250 locations, AMF is where America goes bowling! Find an AMF Bowling Center near you!
Do you bowl with your family? Do you have any fun bowling stories to share? I'd love to hear them!
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