The Grumpy Old Men Hockey Club is putting on a charity exhibition game in Parksville called Help Kids Play on March. 28, with proceeds going to the SOS Recreation Assistance Program. The funds raised will assists with hockey and skating registration costs for local children.
The game takes place at 3:30 pm on March 28, 2015 at Oceaside Arena and will feature team Switchblade Sports versus the Vancouver Island All-stars team. Players include
Doug Bodger and son, Trent Kaese and son, David Leneveu, Mike Annan,
Chris Shilto, Jessie Hammill, Matt Woods, Joe Snyder and Troy Newans.
Entry is by donation at the door and there will be raffle prizes and 50-50 tickets available. Some of the goods people can get their hands on include a Chad Brownlee/Dallas Smith autographed guitar, a signed Carey Price jersey, a Vancouver Canucks signed jersey, and much more.
The young Timbit hockey players will be showing off their skills during intermissions.
“The Beach FM 88.5” Oceanside’s Soft Rock, will be on location from 10 am – 2 pm.
For more information, or if anyone is able to assist with corporate donations,
Please call Gary Kuramoto at 250-468-9632 or Bruce L’Heureux at 250-710-4155.
The Grumpy Old Men will also play their Spring Hockey tournament during the March 27-March 29 weekend at Oceanside Arena, featuring all five divisions of players.