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Bingo Googling

March 17, 2019

I have been in the Bingo industry for 40 years now, and for the last week I have been pondering the question of what would people Google about Bingo? So, I put the word bingo into the Google box and came up with bingo, bingo car, bingo games, bingo near me, bingo hall, and bingo…

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AFTER THE DUST SETTLES

January 10, 2019

What a wonderful New Year’s Eve Celebration we had at BJ’s Bingo this year! Fabulous entertainers, great food, fantastic customers, and astounding staff! We are already planning for New Year’s Eve 2019!   But now that the dust has settled: the balloons are all popped and all the confetti has been cleared, it is time…

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Forward Thinking

December 19, 2018

This year is almost over. I am always a little bit sad to see a year fall off my personal calendar.  It means different things to different people. Some rejoice that a difficult year is over, some are relieved as they get another chance to have a better year. As I age I view it…

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BJ’s Bingo Family

November 28, 2018

We have an amazing family of Bingo and Gaming Customers that spend time with us during the Holidays and throughout the year. Year after year, we are steadfastly here for them, we are their “extended family “. We have a lot of fun on Holidays and find ways to keep it very entertaining, putting time…

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13 Reasons to Spend Halloween At BJ’s in Fife

September 28, 2018

At BJ’s we specialize in fun, and on Halloween we have a howling good time. 1. Just click your heels together and say “There’s no place like BJ’s!” 2. The Bingo Department will be celebrating in style with a $31,000 Will Go Session starting at 6:00 pm with 3. 10 Warm Up Games for $100…

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IT’S ALL ABOUT THE PEOPLE

September 13, 2018

I love the game of Bingo, it is a simple concept really, it is 75 balls numbered 1-75 and bingo cards with 25 squares on them. We have 24 numbers on the cards and the middle space is saved for the free space. In the beginning there were some very simple games, such as any…

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Potato Salad and Bingo Bags are Alike

June 25, 2018

This weekend I am making a 15 pound potato salad, for a large family event. As I prepared the ingredients that I believe make the best potato salad, and I finely chop the ingredients, pickles, onion, celery, carrots, and cook my potatoes to perfection, special spices,  then chill everything separately, ready for me to combine.…

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“BJ’s Is My Hangout Place”!

May 30, 2018

From time to time when I am chatting with my customers I hear them say something that inspires me to write a blog.   Such was the case this week, one of our regular customers loves us so much, that she likes to come here on her way to work and just hang out. She…

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PATTERNS

May 18, 2018

What is in a pattern? It is a predictable form repeated. Bingo has patterns, many patterns. They are predictable forms that are repeated in varying shapes on games throughout a bingo session. Some bingo patterns are quick plays, needing only 4 or 5 numbers to accomplish the win. Some are designed for a lengthier play…

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My Mother’s Dishes

April 20, 2018

My Mother grew up during the depression, it was a time of make do, redo, or do without. As a result we had a button box, a box with used zippers and snaps, old material taken from worn out clothes that was used for patching, a rag bag, etc. I wore my clothes until they…

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