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School Boosters and Clubs

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Do you help with student clubs or groups like band… or maybe sports teams?

Lazer Warz would love to partner with you for fund raising and team development activities.

We offer a unique form of laser tag that is fun for all ages, but in addition, we love to help groups like your raise funds for trips, supplies, or scholarships.

We can donate gift certificates to auctions and raffles, but beyond that, we have an interactive fund raising offering as well.

You can reserve our location any Monday-Thursday evening you will receive 50% of the laser tag session play that evening.  It can be as much as $500 for you group and all you need to do is spread the word about the event.

If this is interesting to you, call us at 360-930-9706 or email scott@lazerwarzor.com and we can talk further and set your date!

So… let us help you, and make a fun evening of it!

Youth Group Celebrations or Fund Raising!

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If you are in charge of a Youth Group, you often have to balance teaching with fun activities.

For as little as about $18.75/person for a group of 8 to less than $14/person for a group of 20 or more, you can host your youth group at our facility and get 90 minutes of our laser tag play, followed by up to 1 hour in our party room for group teaching, worship, etc.

You can book any Sunday through Thursday evening for our 5:00 pm or 7:00 pm slots.

Just use our Book your Youth Event page and put your place of worship name and youth group in the message box.

Plan on arriving 15 minutes prior to your time and pay when you arrive.

This is a great way to kick off a new lesson plan or season with your group!

Fund Raising

We can also work with you to provide laser tag as a fund raising activity.  Just pick any Monday – Thursday evening we have available and all of the 50% of the proceeds will go to your group.  We will work with you on the appropriate pricing, but you could earn as much as $450 or more depending on how many people show up to play.   All you need to do is help spread the word with your congregation.

We will have staff on hand to run the games and make sure everyone has a great time.

This could be a great way of raising extra funds for missions or summer camps.

Just call us at 360-930-9706 and we will get the process started!

Exercise and Fun for Home School Groups!

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Sometimes it’s hard to come up with a good activity that encourages the health of our kids.

Schools have their physical education classes, but what are home school parents to do?

Our laser tag sessions will definitely give your students a workout.  The last 90 minutes and allow for lots of running back and forth as you group tries our variety of game types.   It is a real heart pounding activity for kids and adults.

Sessions are available every weekday at 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 3:00 PM.  Plan on arriving at least 15 minutes early.

We recommend getting together with other parents and scheduling a group of at least 8 people or more to play.

You can do this up to 24 hours in advance.

We will offer you a 25% discount on our group rates, which means for a group of 8 it will be about $14/player.

Deeper discounts for larger groups if they all arrive by our 15 minute early call time.

How do you sign up?  You can use our Session signups page to pick your date/time.  Put Home School group in the message to get the discount.

You can also call us at 360-930-9706 and we will help you get it organized.

End of Summer Special!

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Did you know school starts next week here in Vancouver?  That’s right, the first day of school is Wednesday, August 30th.

So… we are going celebrate (or mourn) with an end of the summer special to go along with our new session structure.

All of our 9 PM sessions will still be $9.95/person… the best deal for laser tag around.

Our 11 AM, 1 PM, and 3 PM sessions will be 50% off (90 minutes of play only) Monday – Friday.

Our 5 PM and 7 PM sessions (90 minutes of play only) are also 50% off on Monday – Thursday.

Our Friday 5 PM and 7 PM sessions will be 33% off (90 minutes of play only) Friday.

Our Weekend Sessions (except 9:00 PM) will be 25% off (90 minutes of play only).

Make sure you book ahead to get your spot.

This deal ends when the school year begins!

Real Life Video Game

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Helen looked over her kitchen island and sighed. She had a problem. Her daughter had been having a rough time adjusting to high school. In middle school, she’d had a bunch of friends and had been part of a few clubs. But her friends had ended up at a different high school and she hadn’t really made any new ones at this school. Lisa had gotten quieter in the first few weeks of the school year, talking less and less about her day. Now all Helen got was a subdued “fine” when she asked how school had been.

Helen just wasn’t sure how to help. There were a couple kids Lisa had said hi to when Helen dropped her off in the morning, but she hadn’t asked anyone to come over after school or asked to study with someone. She hadn’t even really talked with her old friends since classes started. She’d simply shut herself up in her room.

With another sigh, Helen went back to opening the mail. Bill, bill, junk, bill. She opened an envelope and was surprised to find a card inside. “Help celebrate Jacob Collins’ birthday at Lazer Warz!” it read, listing an address and a date. Collins was the last name of one of the moms Helen had met at the PTA meetings. She seemed to remember a shy-looking boy waiting for her after the meetings who Lisa had waved at once or twice.

“Hey Lisa?” Helen said, knocking on her door. “Can I come in for a sec?”

“Yeah,” Lisa called back.

Helen pushed open the door, finding Lisa lying in the bed, a gaming controller next to her. “Hey, you got an invite to a birthday party on Saturday.”

Lisa shrugged. “I think everyone in my class was invited to that. They’re just being nice.”

Helen sat on the bed next to her. “It could still be fun. Looks like they’re doing laser tag. It’s like those games you enjoy but in real life.”

Lisa rolled her eyes at her mom’s comment but she looked contemplative. “I really think it’d be good for you to meet up with some kids outside of school,” Helen added gently. “If you hate it, you can tell me you feel sick and I’ll take you home and I won’t make you do something like this again. But I think you might like it.”

Lisa was quiet for a few moments but finally she nodded. “I can’t promise to have fun. But I’ll go,” she says. Helen squeezes her hand and then heads back downstairs.

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“Okay so we’ve got Red Team vs Blue Team,” the Lazer Warz employee said, explaining the game to the teenagers waiting in front of him. Helen saw Lisa, looking nervous, standing with her team. Everyone had been introduced as the arrived so the kids knew who they were playing with.

“Well that’s it. Go ahead and everybody go in. The game will start in just a minute.” The kids dispersed into the blow-up obstacles. Helen saw a brunette boy stop Lisa and they conferred before finding the spots they wanted to start. When the game started, the boy and Lisa worked as a team, taking people out while everyone else seemed to scatter. They covered each other and at the end, it was their team that won. Helen saw the first genuine smile she’d seen on her daughter’s face in a long time.

Lisa was practically bouncing as she rushed up to where the parents were sitting. “Mom, Mom did you see us? We were like bam! And they were like ah! And that was so cool!” The boy she’d talked with before called her name and she ran back for another round.

In the end, the parents practically had to drag the kids away at the end of the party. Lisa had a small group chatting with her as they headed for the door. Helen hung back a few moments, giving them longer to talk.

As the other kids dispersed, Helen and Lisa head toward the car. “This was so awesome and Sam and Tammy asked if we could hang out this week and we totally have to do this again. Can we come back next weekend? We could see if Andrew and Hannah want to come too and…” She continued talking, hardly pausing for breath.

Helen hid a smile. Thanks Lazer Warz.

Story by Ashleigh McKenna

Need an inexpensive party option?

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When you schedule a party at Lazer Warz on a Monday through Thursday evening (when school is in session in Vancouver), you can get the best party rate around.

The price is just $12/tagger, minimum of 8.  That is a $40 savings from our normal $136 rate.

You can still get our party room for $50 and our Exclusive Use option ($20-$60).

In order to book, just go to our Book-Now page and select your date for between Monday and Thursday (school days only) for 5:00 pm or later.

And let the savings begin!

March Mayhem at Lazer Warz!

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Of course March is known for Madness and for the start of Spring.  We at Lazer Warz want to bring a special offer.

On any Monday through Thursday you can play “all-day” for just $12/person.  That’s up to four hours of laser tag for the price of our normal half-hour session.

This is good for up to 20 people each day, so the earlier you come to purchase, the better.

This offer will only last through the month of March so take advantage of it while you can.

This offer is not valid with any other offer and is only valid during our Open Play times.  If someone schedules a party for those evenings, there will be further limits.  Fundraising nights are also not included.

You can only purchase on the day you want to play.

Now is your chance to play as much laser tag as you want, while the promotion lasts in March.

Autumn Specials

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Our Autumn specials will be good from October 1 to December 15.

From Sunday 5:00 pm until Friday 5:00 pm we are offering the following rates…

All Day: $18; 1 Hour: $12; 1/2 Hour $7, Single Game $2.50

From Friday 5:00 pm until Sunday 5:00pm – Standard Rates

We will continue to have a 25% discount for the First Hour (good until 1 hour after Open Play starts) .

Final Hour rates (starting 1 1/4 hours prior to close time)…

1 Hour $10, 1/2 Hour $6, Single Game $2.25.

As always… you can book parties at any time and our rates are great deals!

Happy Hour and Final Hour Special Deals

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First Hour

Our First half-hour.  When you come in at our opening and purchase within the first 30 minutes, you can save 25% on any half-hour, hour, or all-day pass.

Our opening times are 5:00 pm on school days (Vancouver School District) and 1:00 pm all others.

You can call or email for the deal, but you must pay by 4:00 pm on school days and 12:00 pm all others in order to get the deal that way, and the deals are non-refundable.

This deal is not available on holidays or other special event days including…

Oct 28, 2016

Final Hour

If you come in and purchase  between 7:45 and 8:30 pm on School nights or 8:45 and 9:30 pm any other night, you can play for 1 hour for $10 or 1/2 hour for $6.  You must be in person to purchase this deal.

We will stay open long enough to get everyone in who purchases.

This deal is not available on holidays or other special event days including…

Oct 28, 2016

Team Reward/Team Building

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My team works hard and produces.  It is time to reward them for a job well done.

But I want more than to just reward them.  I want to create a team that are friends, because people work better when they like the people they work with.

How do I do this?

Let me tell you an experience I had back in the early 90’s.  I went to work for Zenith Data System (a computer manufacturer of the time), in one of their laptop groups.  We have about a dozen engineers working together on various projects.

A couple of these engineers had a hobby called paintball.  It is a game where they would go out into the woods and fight with each other with guns that shot exploding paint balls… thus the name.

They spent a lot of time at work trying to convince the rest of us to join in and several of us did.

What we found the experience, and afterwards, is that we grew close as a team because of the shared experience and the stories we could talk about afterwards.

But paintball has a problem.  It stings when you get shot and not everyone likes that experience.

Well I can think of an alternative.  You could do a nerf gun war, like this video.

But, man what a mess to clean up.

Or you could try laser tag.  Our laser tag plays games similar to paint-ball and feels like a live-action video game.

You could do this at your location, like our friends at Whole Foods did.

Or you could come to our location.

Either way, you will give your team and experience they will talk about for a long time.  That talking is where the real friendship happens.

So, whatever you decide, look for the opportunity to reward your team with an experience to get them talking.

If you are interested in more information about our offering, click here!