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  • Wednesday, January 02, 2013

    Alumni Explore New York City With Children From The Garden of Dreams Foundation

     Blueshirts Host “Show Kids New York” Event

    Featuring an Interactive Field Day at Chelsea Piers

    New York, January 2, 2013 – On Friday, January 4, New York Rangers Alumni Nick Fotiu, Brian Mullen and Ron Greschner,  will host a special “Show Kids New York” event that will give 100 children from the Garden of Dreams Foundation’s partner organizations, Children’s Village and Life Center, the chance to experience a New York City staple, Chelsea Piers. The Garden of Dreams Foundation has teamed up with Chelsea Piers to create an afternoon the kids will never forget.

    The event will kick off with the children meeting Fotiu, Mullen and Greschner at Chelsea Piers. The children will then have the opportunity to participate in field games, basketball, gymnastics and rock climbing  activities, followed by a pizza party with photo opps and an autograph session with the former Rangers.


    New York Rangers Alumni Nick Fotiu, Brian Mullen and Ron Greschner


    Interactive Field Day at Chelsea Piers


    Friday, January 4th 

    4:00 PM  Arrival at Chelsea Piers/Media & Photo Opps

    4:15-6:15 PM Interactive Field Day 

    6:15 – 7:15 PM   Pizza Party/Autograph & Photo Session

    Chelsea Piers – The Field House, Pier 62, New York, NY 10011

    The Garden of Dreams Foundation is a 501 3C non-profit charitable organization that works with all areas of The Madison Square Garden Company, including the Knicks, the Rangers, the Liberty, MSG Entertainment, MSG Networks and Fuse to make dreams come true for children facing obstacles.  Since its inception in September 2006, Garden of Dreams has created thousands of once-in-a-lifetime experiences that have brought joy and happiness to more than 215,000 children and their families. These unique and unforgettable on-going events and programs – often involving unprecedented access to Madison Square Garden celebrities, events and venues – have brightened the lives of children battling everything from homelessness and extreme poverty, to illness, to foster care.

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