FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 14, 2008

CONTACT: Tom Plante, (908) 527-4746
Sebastian D’Elia, 908-527-4419


Thanksgiving Broom Bowl Challenge At Warinanco Ice Skating Center, Nov. 29


ROSELLE, NJ – Join in the excitement at the Warinanco Ice Skating Center on Saturday, Nov. 29, at 3:15 p.m. as the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders presents the “Thanksgiving Broom Bowl Challenge,” a combination of the games of broomball and bowling.

“Come to the skating center for some family fun and let your children try their luck at our version of broom bowling,” said Freeholder Chairman Angel G. Estrada. “After the Broom Bowl Challenge, sit by the fire and warm up with a snack and cup of hot chocolate from the snack bar.”

Registration for the Thanksgiving Broom Bowl Challenge begins at 3:15 p.m. Regular admission and skate rental fees do not apply to this event, but there is a $2.00 registration fee per participant.

There is no public skating during this event. Thanks to Linden Lanes and Jersey Lanes for their support and donation of supplies for the Thanksgiving Broom Bowl Challenge.

Children four through 17 years of age who are competing in the challenge will be divided into three age groups. The first-place winner in each age group will receive a prize.

The Warinanco Ice Skating Center is located off Thompson Avenue in Warinanco Park,
located near the border of Roselle and Elizabeth. For more information call the Skating Center
at (908) 298-7850 or the Union County Department of Parks and Community Renewal at
(908) 527-4900.