Quackers the Duck will be bowling strikes at Lanes, Trains, and Automobiles on Saturday (today, May 10, 2014) from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.
Queen of the Quackers Coreen King said, “This will be a wonderful opportunity for parents to bring their children to bowl and take a photo with Quackers the Duck!”
Duck Adoption Sites
Quacker King said, “The owners of the first 10 ducks to cross the finish line will win duck-tabulous prizes, with a grand prize of $5,000! “There are 14 official duck adoption sites that are collecting funds for duck adoptions and over 650 businesses that have duck adoption forms available for you to pick up and mail in your duck adoption.”
The 14 official duck adoption sites are:
Gil’s Ace Hardware
Lanes, Trains, and Automobiles
Sudsy’s Car Wash
Top of the Block
Wilson Bank and Trust
The prizes in this prize package include:
Bounce U - 3 Days Create and Bounce Art Camp, 5 Bounce Pass, Parents Night Out Pass (2 children for 1 visit or 1 child for 2 visits)
Cannon County Art Center - 2 Tickets to a Play
Cedar Crest Golf Course - 18 holes of Golf for 4
Center for the Arts - 2 Admissions to a Production
Faithful Strokes - 2 Certificates for Painting Classes
Lane Motor Museum - 4 Adult passes
Lanes, Trains, and Automobiles - One Super Bowling Package for 6 People
Malco Cinemas - 4 Movie Passes
Murfreesboro Athletic Center - 3 Month Individual Membership
Murfreesboro Strike and Spare - $50 Gift Card
Nashville Symphony Schermerhorn Symphony Center - 2 tickets
National Dance Clubs - 3 Dance Sessions
Phazer Craze Laser Tag - 10 laser tag game passes
Smyrna Skate Center - 4 Skating Passes
The Pottery Place - One Free Painting Session
Tip-A-Canoe 2 or 4 1/2 hour trip
Try your luck at adopting the winning duck for one of the ten duck-tastic prizes, like “Boro Family Fun” and the grand prize of $5,000, by visiting the website at www.boroduckderbyadoptions.com.
The Duck Derby will be held on May 17 at Sports*Com, located at 120 DeJarnette Lane in Murfreesboro. The Rutherford Parent Spring Kids Fest is at 11 a.m., the Corporate Duck Race at 1 p.m., duck heats begin at 2 p.m., and you do not want to miss the exciting winner’s race at 4:04 p.m.
Child Advocacy Center Executive Director Sharon De Boer said, “The Child Advocacy Center Board of Directors and staff are grateful to the businesses like Lanes, Trains, and Automobiles, Demos’, Bell Jewelers, Quality Exteriors, and F.A.C.E. It Fitness that donated prizes for the 7th Annual Duck Derby. Those businesses are helping the Child Advocacy Center make our community a safer place for children.”
Proceeds from the Duck Derby will support services for child abuse victims and the “Darkness to Light” trainings to educate adults how to protect children from child sexual abuse.
For more information about the event visit the website at www.boroduckderby.com, contact the Child Advocacy Center at 615-867-9000, or the Cannon County Child Advocacy Center at 615-563-9915.