The Toronto Maple Leafs and the MLSE Team Up Foundation will host two very special community events this week in Toronto with the assistance of former captain Mats Sundin.
SCHOOL VISIT What: Mats Sundin to participate in the MLSE Shape Up Program When: Thursday October 27; 1-2 pm Who: *Grades JK-8 *350 students *Maple Leafs all-time leading scorer Mats Sundin to lend a helping hand
About MLSE Shape Up: • Entering its second year, MLSE Shape Up (www.mlseshapeup.com) is a free program focused on using professional sports to create healthy, active living opportunities for children and youth in Grades 1 to 8.
About the Toronto District School Board (TDSB): • New this year, Shape Up is working on a partnership with Toronto District School Board (TDSB)’s Fit for Life initiative - a strong addition to the program’s current partnerships with OPHEA and the Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB).
SKATING CLINIC What: Mats Sundin to appear as a special guest instructor at a skating clinic at the Angela James Rink When: Friday, October 28; 9:30 – 10:30 am Where: Newly refurbished Angela James Arena Who: *Grade 5 and 7 students from local elementary and middle schools *Maple Leafs great Mats Sundin to assist the Maple Leafs Hockey Development Team as a Guest Instructor
About the Angela James Rink Refurbishment: • The Angela James Rink is a recent recipient of fundraising from the MLSE Team Up Foundation • MLSE Team Up Foundation’s largest refurbishment project to date with $250,000 invested in the project