Join Us for the Bowling for Books Event – Saturday Nov 2, 2019 from 2-5 p.m. at Academy Lanes
Join the fun and help raise funds for books for children in Haverhill Public Schools. Team Haverhill is holding Bowling for Books, which will take place from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, November 2, 2019, at Academy Lanes 725 South Main Street in Bradford. This fun-packed event will feature bowling, refreshments, prizes, costumes, raffles and more. Bowling for Books is the kickoff event for the Read & Thrive Book Drive, which will run from November 3-December 3 and will raise money to distribute books to children in grades preschool through grade three.
To register a team for Bowling for Books, go to www.readandthrive.com. The registration fee is $50.00 per team – all funds raised go to buy books. The fee includes bowling, shoes and refreshments for the entire team! Teams should be 4-6 bowlers – the ideal size is 5 bowlers. There will be two rounds of bowling: 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Each team will bowl one game – the average score of team bowlers will be entered as the team score. Even if you cannot attend the event you can make an online donation to support the drive!
The Read & Thrive Book Drive supports the ambitious citywide literacy goals in Haverhill Promise: The Campaign for Grade Level Reading – reading proficiency for all Haverhill kids. It is being conducted in partnership with Haverhill Public Schools and the Haverhill Public Library.