Red Wings invite students from Hiller Elementary to practice for Ken Kal's Reading Party
First graders to watch practice, eat lunch and listen to Kal read on Thursday
After practice and the press box tour, the students will head to the Olympia Club for lunch. By 12:30 p.m., Kal will join the group in the Olympia Club to read the book Percy the Parrot Passes the Puck to the group of students and then answer students’ questions about hockey and the Red Wings. The book follows the adventures of a parrot that helps the losing home team after ruining the TV commercial during the hockey game’s intermission.
The school will receive a handful of children’s hockey books, including The ABC’s of Detroit Red Wings Hockey, for the school’s library and each student will receive a Red Wings fan pack to take home with them as a parting gift for attending Ken Kal’s Reading Party.