WELLINGTON NORTH – Every year, Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) North Wellington hosts its “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” fundraiser, including three community days over the months of February and March.
The Minto-Mapleton community kicked off this year’s campaign with a Barbie and Ken-themed day on Feb. 4 with 30 teams and 217 bowlers raising a total of $10,523. The day began with an opening ceremony at 9:45am with the first group of bowlers and speeches by Minto Mayor Dave Turton, MP John Nater and Wellington North councillor Penny Renken on behalf of Mayor Andy Lennox.
The Mount Forest community is asked to join for its community day on Feb. 25 and the Arthur-Alma area on March 3. To book a time slot and register a team, contact Teri Dykeman at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 519-323-4273.