ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - If you're looking for a way to fulfill your New Year's resolution, or just have Family fun, try bowling at the APG North (Aberdeen) bowling center.

According to the center's business manager, Lora Owens, they are hoping to boost the number of league and individual bowlers.

"Anyone who wants to bowl and is willing to learn a little bit about league play is welcome to join us."

Currently there are no leagues on Monday evenings, but there is room for one, said Owens. And the Tuesday lunchtime league has plenty of room for more bowlers.


Your Time League is a league that fits your schedule. It appropriate for all ages and skill levels. Teams of three bowl three games a week, with or without teammates.

Games can be bowled any time of day, any day of the week, while lanes are available. League runs in 10-week sessions.

Lunchtime leagues are forming now and play Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Evening leagues have openings on Monday and Friday evenings, and there are still openings on the Saturday Youth league.

Simply Special Sunday Bowling is designed for patrons with disabilities. It begins at 10:30 a.m. every Sunday. League runs for 10 weeks with two-week breaks between sessions.

The bowling center offers open bowling for people who bowlers who do not want to join a league, but simply bowl at their leisure.

Owens recommends calling ahead for open bowling, to make sure lanes are available and to make a reservation.

The center is open to eligible MWR patrons, and includes more than just bowling. Meeting areas are available for birthday parties, farewells, company organization days and team building exercises.

The snack bar offers hot and cold food items, including breakfast beginning at 7 a.m. Monday through Friday. Customers are encouraged to call ahead to avoid waiting in line for food.

To place orders, check lane availability, or for more information, call 410-278-4041.