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2020 Summer Leagues


Join a Summer League today! Get in the game & rake in the fun!

At Idle Hours North we make league bowling a great way to improve your game and a great way to have fun and make new friends! Whether its a men's, women's, seniors, youth, mixed, or a family league Idle Hours North has the perfect league for you this fall. Take a look at all the choices below!

Idle Hours North takes great pride in offering a clean and family friendly facility to the community. We hope you'll enjoy the great lifelong sport of BOWLING with family and friends!

All leagues are handicapped. The lower average bowler gets pins so they can compete with the higher average bowler. Most leagues allow pre-bowling. If you cannot be here on the night of your league, you can come in some time before your league bowls and your scores will count for the night of your league.



12 weeks - Begins May 18th. Improve your game with this instruction program. Bowl as often as you like!



Begins May 19th. 4 players any gender mix - 100% Handicap scoring - Weekly cash prizes - League ends with a clam bake



Begins May 27th - The name says it all! E-Z Strike Scoring - 2 games + 2 bottles = 4 per team. Ends with a party at Maiolatesi's Wine Cellar.



Begins May 3rd - Bowl your way to the Glen - Watkins Glen - 3 per team - All receive t-shirts, lanyard and Race Day Grand Stand Ticket. PLUS....1 lucky team will win a VIP experience!

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2019-20 Fall Social Clubs

Get social this fall at Idle Hours North! Sample great wines in our Women with Wine League or enjoy craft/specialty beers in our Craft Beer Club on Wednesday nights this fall. Everyone is good enough for these leagues. These leagues use a handicap scoring system to make it fair for all skill levels. Register today by stopping by, calling 570-489-7526, or emailing You can also send us a message directly on Facebook.


Women Bowling With Wine Fall 2019

  • Sunday Nights at 7:30pm | Start September 29  or October 6
  • Thursday Nights at 7:30pm | Start September 26 or October 3
  • Four women per team
  • Short season league
  • Bowl for 12 weeks every other week
  • $22.00 per bowler per week

Whats Included

  • 2 games league bowling a week
  • Choose two bottles of wine per team each week
  • Shoe rental
  • Fun end of league awards party
  • Season ends with a trip to the Seneca Lake Wineries!

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Craft Beer Night Winter 2020

  • Starts January 22, 2020
  • Bowl Wednesdays at 8:00pm
  • 4 per team
  • Any gender mix
  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Price: $22 per bowler per week

What's Included

  • Two games of bowling each week
  • Shoe rental
  • Each week your team will sample 4 different craft/specialty beers
  • Fun end of season awards party
  • PLUS the season ends with a beer run bus trip with everyone going to different breweries each session!

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Strike It Rich Lottery League

  • Starts TBA
  • Bowl Every Other Monday at 7:30pm
  • 4 per team
  • Any gender mix
  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Price: $16 per bowler per week

What's Included

  • Two games of bowling each week
  • Bowl 2 practice games
  • Play the lottery while you bowl

Sweet Rolls Gallery

Meet our high scoring bowlers from 2019-2020

Congratulations to our league bowlers who have some "sweet rolls" this season.

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David Soulsby - 298 Game

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Troy Petrillo - 300 Game

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Tim O'Brien - 300 Game

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Jaden Karwaski - 278 Game/11 in a row

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Ed Sticklin - 300 Game

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Keith Griffiths - 300, 299 Game

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Stu Thomas - 290 Game

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Tony Marciano - 300 Game


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Chris Price - 300 Game

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Paul Beaudoin - (2)300 Games

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Joe Santarsiero - (2)300 Games

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Greg Williams - 298 Game

League Standings

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    2019 Summer Bowling Clubs

    summer bowling leagues

    idle hours entertainment north
    2008 Scranton/Carbondale Highway
    Scranton, PA 18508

    Advantage Winner 2016

    Honor Roll

    readers choice award 2018

    Scranton Chamber of Commerce

    idle hours entertainment south
    125 Beech Street
    Scranton, PA 18505