MCAE bowling tourny to be held Aug. 24

MCAE bowling tourny to be held Aug. 24

Bowlers looking to sharpen their skills and have some fun are encouraged to participate in the Third Annual Macoupin County Agriculture Education (MCAE) Foundation Bowling tournament to be held Aug. 24, at Bowlero Lanes in Carlinville.

This fundraising event is hosted by the MCAE Foundation to support county agriculture scholarships and the Macoupin County Agricultural Literacy Program.

The evening begins at 5 p.m. with registration and a social hour. Bowling starts at 6 pm. The evening will also see a silent auction, 50/50 raffle, a weekend getaway raffle to Herman, Mo. (only 200 tickets to be sold) and other prizes.

MCAE Foundation is now taking registrations to participate in this year’s event.  The 9 Pin No-Tap Tournament has room for up to 28 teams. Entry fee for a 4-person team is $100. Fee includes three games and non-alcoholic fountain drinks. The winning team will leave with a $150 cash prize.

To register for the tournament contact the Macoupin County Farm Bureau office at 217-854-2571 or Ron Sheppard at 217-556-6847.

All proceeds from the tournament go to the MCAE Foundation.