Eight bags. Two platforms. Two six-inch holes. One distinctly American game. The origins of cornhole are shrouded in mystery. Some say it derives from a German game, while others claim it is a descendant of a similar sport played by Native Americans. But one thing is certain?it's serious business. That's why the American Cornhole Organization was formed in 2005. By setting the rules, establishing annual tournaments and competitions, and firmly banning the practice of using trained birds to dunk bags, these referees have codified the sport and elevate it to a professional level.
Inside Cinema Center, moviegoers are enveloped in a state-of-the art film-viewing environment to enjoy the latest Hollywood flicks. Bring a friend or frenemy to catch a new release, such as The Dilemma, a comedy starring Vince Vaughn and Kevin James, or The Green Hornet, a quirky take on the superhero genre starring Seth Rogen. Indulge eardrums with the mellifluous luxury of digital surround sound while Cinema Center theaters’ stadium seating ensures clear sightlines and good angles for not throwing popcorn.
Wine and Design hosts public painting classes, private painting parties for children and adults, and a children's art program. During a typical evening at this new location, adults bring in their own wine to sip while instructors guide them through the steps necessary to paint a work of art. The teachers' directions cover every brushstroke, as well as topics such as color mixing and daubing on details. All skill levels are welcome at this studio.
Black light gives obstacles an alluring glow at Glowgolf at Lycoming Mall, adjacent to Sears. Here, a ZAP machine lights up golf balls, making them easy for players to track. As visitors traverse the holes, they wander amongst black-lit images of far-off planets and undersea monsters. The course is also a great place to celebrate birthdays, reinforce team-building exercises, or see how much lint you have on your pants.