PENGUINS TO RAISE FUNDS FOR HURRICANE KATRINA RELIEF EFFORTS
Pittsburgh Penguins’ Owner and Captain Mario Lemieux will lead a group of Penguins players at training camp in an effort to raise funds for the victims of Hurricane Katrina with autograph sessions scheduled at Mellon Arena on Saturday, September 17.
Four autograph sessions are scheduled between the team’s training camp workouts.
9:30 – 10:30 am Sidney Crosby autograph session
9:30 – 10:30 am Group autograph session with Mark Recchi, John LeClair, Marc Andre Fleury & Sergei Gonchar
12:00 – 1:00 pm Mario Lemieux autograph session
12:00 – 1:00 pm Group autograph session with Jocelyn Thibault, Ryan Malone, Ziggy Palffy & Dick Tarnstrom
Tickets for the Lemieux and Crosby autograph sessions cost $40 per player and tickets for the 4-player group sessions cost $20 per group. All autograph tickets will be available at Mellon Arena beginning at 8:00 am on Saturday. There is a one (1) ticket limit per person for each autograph session.
All donations collected will be donated to The American Red Cross and The Salvation Army for disaster relief efforts along the Gulf Coast.
For more information, contact the Penguins’ public relations office at 412-642-1982.