October Bowling Specials

Sunday:
9:00 AM – 12:00 noon Bowling Special $2.49 per game
12:00 noon – 5:00 PM Family Fun Pack up to 6 people per lane (2 hours of bowling, shoe rental, pitcher of soda) $39.99 OR (1 hour of bowling and shoe rental) $24.99
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM Quartermania $6.00 cover charge, then 25¢ per game and 25¢ shoe rental  

Wednesday:
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM Wacky Wednesday Bowling - $2.00 per game, Shoe Rental $2.00, Large Soft Drink $2.00, Domestic Beer $2.00

Thursday:
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Bowl and Play 2 games of bowling, shoe rental and game card ($5.00 value) $10.00 

Friday:
9:00 PM until midnight Cosmic Thunder (3 games of bowling and rental shoes) $12.00  

Saturday:
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Family Fun Pack up to 6 people per lane (2 hours of bowling, shoe rental, pitcher of soda) $39.99 OR (1 hour of bowling and shoe rental) $24.99
7:00 PM until midnight Cosmic Thunder (3 games of bowling and rental shoes) $12.00

Job Opportunities

Part-time pin-chaser.  Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.

Tasks include, but not limited to:

  • Service bowlers by returning stuck balls and setting up dropped pins.

  • Wait on customers and collect money for bowling.

  • Clean kitchen.

  • Clean work areas and tables.

  • Prepare and serve snacks or food items.

Job Requirements:  At least 16 years old, customer focused and service driven.

Part-time bartender.  Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.

Tasks include, but not limited to:

  • Mix and serve drinks to patrons, directly or through wait staff.

  • Collect money for drinks served.

  • Check identification of customers to verify age requirements for purchase of alcohol.

  • Clean glasses, utensils and bar equipment.

  • Stock bar with beer, wine, liquor and related supplies such as ice, glassware, napkins or straws.

  • Clean bars, work areas and tables.

  • Serve snacks or food items.

Job Requirements:  At least 21 years old, customer focused and service driven.

Part-time janitor/cleaner.  Must be willing to work third shift nights and weekends.

Tasks include, but not limited to:

  • Sweep and mop floors.

  • Clean and service restrooms with mops and disinfectants.

  • Vacuum carpet.

  • Empty trash receptacles and replace liners.

  • Clean glass entrance doors.

Job Requirements:  At least 21 years old.

Part-time cook.  Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.

Tasks include, but not limited to:

  • Take food orders and receive payment from customers.

  • Cook the exact number of items ordered by each customer, working on several different orders simultaneously.

  • Clean food preparation areas, cooking surfaces and utensils.

  • Maintain sanitation, health and safety standards in work area.

  • Operate cooking equipment such as grill, deep-fat fryer, microwave and pizza oven.

  • Clean, stock and restock workstation.

Job Requirements:  At least 18 years old, previous food service/cooking experience, customer focused and service driven.

Apply online here.

Gerald Marrs wins Regional PBA Title

Gerald (Jerry) Marrs, 41, of Lake in the Hills, Illinois  on Sunday, September 1 earned the honor of 1st Place in the Illinois Valley Midwest Classic at Illinois Valley Super Bowl.  Marrs captured the title and earned $2,000 for his efforts by averaging 224.29 over 14 games.  He finished the Qualifying Round in 5th place while averaging 223.86 over 7 games.  In 5 games in the  Round Robin he moved up to 1st place with a 226.17 average over 12 games. In those match play games he went 5-0-0 and remained positioned in first play following the position round.   Marrs beat Steve Taylor (2nd Place - $1000.00) in the final and only game he bowled in the Stepladder Round. Rounding out the top four was Nicholas Pate (3rd Place - $800.00) and Charlie Brown, Jr. (4th Place - $600).   There were participants from ten states and two countries.  

Winners of the youth Pro Am Tournament held Saturday, August 31, 2019 were: 12 and over division - 1st Place Landen Miller, 2nd Place Sarah Beier and 11 and under division - 1st Place Rosie Brown.

Tournament sponsors include: La Salle State Bank, City of Peru, Ebonite, Classic Products, Toedter Oil, Western Bowling Proprietors Insurance, U.S. House of Representatives Congressman Adam Kinzinger,  Illinois State Senator Sue Rezin, Auditor General Frank Mautino, Al Cioni Ford, Fran Szott Flooring, Tony and Mark Mautino, Dysart Cofoid Funeral Home, and Spring Creek Golf Course.

Gerald (Jerry) Marrs

Gerald (Jerry) Marrs

V.A. Wapensky Award - Jim Stubler

In 1985 the “BPAA Special Award” was established to recognize and individual who had made a major contribution to the advancement of the bowling industry. In 1992 this award was renamed the V.A. Wapensky Award after BPAA’s long-time executive director Vladimir A. “Chief” Wapensky.

Today this award recognizes an individual whose overall major contribution to the advancement of the bowling industry involves endless good nature, remarkable business savvy, love for bowling and continual promotion of the game both locally and nationally.

On June 25, 2019 at Bowl Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada Jim Stubler was presented the V.A. Wapensky Award. He joined the likes of former awardees Dick Weber, Sandy Hansell, Bruce Davis and Chris Schenkel.

Jim Stubler

Jim Stubler