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March 8, 2012
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Free bowling supports Backpack Buddies

Sierra Nevada Active 20-30 No. 730 is hosting a free bowling for kids night 5 to 8 p.m. March 24 at Silver Strike Lanes in the Gardnerville Ranchos.

Bring a food donation for Backpack Buddies, a nonprofit program that provides supplemental weekend food to Douglas County students, and get a free game and raffle ticket.

Shoes not included. Raffle will be drawn at 7:30 p.m.

For more information or to find out how to join, visit

Suggested shopping list for Backpack Buddies

Individual Servings of:

Tuna or chicken, canned or pouch

Chili, ravioli, pork n beans, canned

Macaroni & Cheese, boxed

Easy Mac, microwave

Rice a Roni

Vegetables, canned

Juice, 100 percent fruit, individual boxed

Soup, canned

Fruit, canned

Fruit or applesauce cups

Oatmeal, individual packets

Cocoa, individual packets

Popcorn, microwave


Raisins, individual boxes

Nuts, trail mix -variety packets

Crackers & cheese

Granola bars

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