ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Wild today announced it will host a school supplies drive, presented by Toyota, on Sunday, Oct. 20 when the team takes on the Montreal Canadiens at Xcel Energy Center.
Greater Twin Cities United Way will collect school supplies at all gates from 2:45 p.m. until midway through the first period. The school supplies will benefit United Way Action Day 2020.
Fans are asked to bring the following items to the school supply drive on Oct. 20 at Xcel Energy Center: crayons, colored pencils, glue sticks, markers, notebooks and rulers.
The Minnesota Wild are also dedicating the entire night to teachers with nearly every element of the game celebrating and thanking educators. Tickets to Educator Appreciation Night start at $59 and include a special edition t-shirt. In addition, a $5 donation will be made for every ticket sold to the Education Minnesota Foundation. A limited number of tickets remain for Educator Appreciation Night. To purchase tickets, please visit wild.com/educators.
Sunday's game, presented by Toyota, begins at 4 p.m. CT on FOX Sports North and KOOL 108 FM and will be joined in progress on KFAN 100.3 FM.