(Edmonton, AB) -- With both the hockey and school season upon us, the Edmonton Oilers will again be joining classrooms to participate in Read In Week as special guests to help spark youth's passion for literacy and celebrate their joy of reading. Every year, Oilers Read In Week marks a special time of the school year for students in Edmonton and surrounding areas, as this is a unique opportunity for the players to join the students' classroom and share stories in a fun atmosphere.
This year, Edmonton Oilers players will be visiting select schools for Read In Week during the week of October 2 - 7. Members of the Orange & Blue Ice Crew will also be participating in select Read In Week visits as well.
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 Orange & Blue Ice Crew visit their classroom to be part of this exciting educational experience.
Registration begins today, Monday, September 11 and will close on Friday, September 22 at 5 PM MT.
To register for the chance to receive a Read In Week visit from an Edmonton Oilers player or the Orange & Blue Ice Crew, please visit here.