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Bowling Rolls The Winter Blues Away
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Bowling Rolls The Winter Blues Away

Spring in Iowa seems so far away, especially with all the snow we've gotten recently. If you're in search of something to keep you warm and cozy inside, head on over to the bowling alley. It'll roll the winter blues right away! 

Plus, it's a great family-fun activity for people of all ages. So, call up your family and friends and have yourself a "Bowl-A-Thon" in Clayton County at CJ Lanes in Elkader.

Get your stylish bowling shoes, pick out a lucky bowling ball, and let the fun times begin! If you've got younger ones or inexperienced bowlers with you, don't worry. CJ lanes had bumper guards for anyone who needs it. Did we mention the festive lights along the lanes?

We're picturing it now. You grab your shiny bowling ball, carefully rolling it down the land, thumb pointed up. The follow-through is perfect. It's headed right down the middle. It connects to the pins with a clatter. Some fall, some start to wabble. Will it be a strike? All but two pins fall down. You wait patiently for the ball to return. The conveyor brings it back up to you. This time you release the bowling ball with a slight spin. The white pins go down! You've done it!

And what makes bowling even better? Pizza of course! The games continue on. The fresh aroma of delicious home-made Italian pie with extra cheese arrives. The cheesy goodness is to die for. Add in a cool drink and it’s all so good.

Quality family-fun, reconnecting, bowling, and pizza are sure to roll the winter blues away.

Image credit: CJ Lanes

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