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Sheldon Excites Cordova YMCA Camp

By: Colby Dorris
community1@riverkings.com
June 7, 2013

CORDOVA, Tenn.  – Chants of “Sheldon!” and “RiverKings!” filled the air at the Cordova YMCA camp at Saint Luke’s Lutheran Church on Thursday morning as part of the “Sticks are for Kids” program.

Sheldon and the RiverKings’ “Sticks are for Kids” program gave the kids a lesson on hockey in the gymnasium and, after a picture session, goals and sticks were brought in to give the kids a chance to shoot for a prize.  

“The Cordova YMCA camp kids were all super excited to meet Sheldon and learn about the Mississippi RiverKings,” YMCA camp director Carly Pirani said. “Everyone had a really good time shooting at the goal with Sheldon.”

If you would like Sheldon to make a visit to your school or organization, please contact Caitlyn Hutchins (communitydevelopment@riverkings.com) or call 662-342-1755.

For more information on kids’ activities or the RiverKings, find us on Facebook (www.facebook/MississippiRiverKings) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/RiverKings).

About the Mississippi RiverKings
The Mississippi RiverKings are supported by their community partners, season ticket holders, fans, and by program-related investments of the Maddox Foundation, an independent private foundation based in Hernando, Miss. To find out more about the RiverKings, call 662.342.1755 or visit www.riverkings.com. 

 

Sticks are for Kids

Photo Credit: Caitlyn Hutchins.
Kids at the Cordova YMCA camp take shots on goal during a visit from Sheldon and the RiverKings on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at the YMCA camp at Saint Luke’s Lutheran Church. 

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