Canadiens players, Youppi! to make their annual hospital visits
Youppi! will join the Canadiens players and coaching
staff at the team's annual visits to the St. Justine and
Montreal Children's Hospitals.
This year will mark the 40th annual meeting between the players and the young patients at
Sainte-Justine's auditorium will welcome the players and their young fans for an afternoon they won't soon forget. Scheduled activities will include: player presentations, Christmas carols, a special Q & A period hosted by the children, gifts and a surprise guest appearance by none other than Youppi!. At the Montreal Children's Hospital, Canadiens' players and Youppi! will visit the young patients in their room and offer each a special gift.
The Canadiens will once again join forces with the clowns from the Airheads Super Circus who will amuse the children and hand out souvenirs and circus tickets. The Airheads Super Circus is celebrating this year its 10th anniversary at the Bell Centre from December 25 to 30. Gillett Entertainment Group is pleased to offer tickets to support charitable organizations working with the less fortunate and to give children the chance to experience magical moments during the Holidays.
Aside from the hospital visits, members of the Canadiens' organization, ambassadors and player's wives will join RDS, the for the annual media
In addition to the annual hospital visit, the players and members of the Canadiens' organization will take part in a variety of activities in the community during the holiday season.
Thursday, December 8: La Grande GuignolÃ©e des mÃ©dias - Food Drive in collaboration with RDS
Thursday, December 8: Annual hospital visits, from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday, December 12: Special celebration with Club des petits dÃ©jeuners du QuÃ©bec, Bell Centre, from 1:30 to 4 p.m.
Saturday, December 17: Sun Youth Christmas basket distribution by the players' wives