The Anaheim Ducks announced on Friday the launch of the 2008-09 Wild Wingers Kids Club presented by Red Robin. Now in its fourth season, the club will be captained this year by Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf. Children have the opportunity to join the ‘coolest club on ice’ for $20, receiving a kit that features brand new items, discounts to local shops and tickets to team parties.“We’re excited about another season of the Wild Wingers Kids Club,” said Ducks Director of Fan Development Matt Savant. “The response from local families over the past few years reaffirms that our goals of promoting education and youth hockey in the community is taking hold.”At the conclusion of the 2007-08 season, the Kids Club reached an all-time high of 10,100 members, the most of any National Hockey League (NHL) club in the United States. The club experienced a 66% growth from the previous year, when membership totaled 6,100 following the 2006-07 Stanley Cup championship season. The Wild Wingers Kids Club was created during the 2005-06 season as part of the Ducks’ fan development efforts under owners Henry and Susan Samueli.A Wild Wingers Kids Club membership costs $20 and includes a kit that is valued over $300. Children will enjoy a variety of benefits, including one (1) ticket voucher to a select 2008-09 Anaheim Ducks home game, a Kids Club hanging calendar, beanie, long-sleeved shirt, light-up slap shot shaker and water bottle. In addition, every member receives a Wild Wingers Kids Club ID Duck Tag, which provides discounts to Knott’s Berry Farm, San Diego Zoo, Discovery Science Center, Aquarium of the Pacific, Hockey Giant, and much more. Members also receive tickets to two parties during the season featuring Ducks players and to the annual End of the Year Party with a special appearance by Getzlaf. Kids Club kits can be purchased by visiting WildWingersKidsClub.com or in person at various Wal-Mart locations throughout Southern California (Foothill Ranch, Laguna Niguel, Huntington Beach, Pomona and Riverside). Fans also have the opportunity to purchase kits at Hockey Giant (Anaheim), Ultimate Skate at Anaheim ICE and the Ducks Team Store, conveniently located adjacent to the east doors of Honda Center. For more information, please visit WildWingersKidsClub.com or call 714-940-2801.