(Edmonton, AB) – The Edmonton Oilers will once again join students this year to participate in Read In Week as special guests to help spark youth’s passion for literacy and celebrate their joy of reading. For students in Edmonton and surrounding areas, Oilers Read In Week marks a very special time of their school year as this is a unique opportunity for the players to join their classroom and share stories in a fun atmosphere.
This year, Edmonton Oilers players will be visiting select schools for Read In Week on Friday, October 7, 2016, and members of the new Oilers Orange & Blue Ice Crew will also be participating during the week.
Focusing on Grades 1 through 3, elementary school teachers in Edmonton and surrounding areas are encouraged to fill out the application form below for the chance to have a member of the Edmonton Oilers or Oilers Orange & Blue Ice Crew visit their classroom to be a part of this exciting educational experience.
Registration begins Monday, September 12, 2016 and will close on Friday, September 23, 2016 at 5:00PM MT.
To register for a Read In Week visit from an Edmonton Oilers player or Oilers Orange & Blue Ice Crew, please visit http://oilers.nhl.com/club/page.htm?id=114267.