Sunday, October 6, 2013

Petes to Support World Mental Health Day on Oct. 10

Press Release

The Peterborough Petes are excited to announce a partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association, Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge. The Petes game on Thursday, October 10th against the Sudbury Wolves will feature several events and programs aimed at raising funds and awareness for the CMHA in conjunction with World Mental Health Day.

Activities at the game will include a performance by the renowned Kids on the Block puppets during the first intermission, a trivia contest where fans can win tickets to the April Wine concert at The Venue in Peterborough on October 24th, CMHA merchandize giveaways, and several CMHA information booths located throughout the arena.

Tickets for the game are available at a reduced price of $16 by using promo code “CMHA” at the Box Office or online. The Petes and Peterborough Memorial Centre will also donate $4 from every ticket sold directly to the CMHA.

Also at the game will be local minor football players from Adam Scott C.V.I. and other members of Team 55 Tackles Suicide Awareness, who will be promoting their Friday Night Lights fundraising event at the new TASSS field on October 18th.

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