Special Olympics PA Carbon County is ready to start bowling training for the 2012-2013 season.

They are in need of several volunteers to help our athletes during training, as well as the day of the competition. They are in need of about 22 volunteers for Fritz Lanes and 10 for Haja Lanes.

Training at the Fritz Lanes training site in Lehighton will begin Friday from 6-8 p.m. Training at the Haja Lanes training site in Palmerton will begin on Sunday from 3-5 p.m.

Anyone who would like to volunteer may contact Sheri L. Anthony, SOPA volunteer coordinator, at (610) 737-0469, or sheria@ptd.net.