Tweens at Camp Mihaska To Play Street Hockey
St. Louis, Mo.– The St. Louis Blues and The Salvation Army Midland Division are teaming up to teach youth attending The Army’s Tween Camp at Camp Mihaska about the sport of hockey on Wednesday July 20 at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
This free program conducted by the St. Louis Blues Street Team is aimed at elementary and middle school aged children and offers a gym class curriculum. The Blues will donate one full set of equipment including two nets, four sets of goalie equipment, 36 sticks, a case of hockey balls, curriculum guides and an appearance by the St. Louis Blues Street Team.
Camp Mihaska is The Salvation Army’s camping ministry providing youth with their holistic needs. The campers have a fun-filled, healthy, safe, educational and inspirational experience outdoors. The camp is located at 1466 Highway N, Bourbon, MO.
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar The Salvation Army spends is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, go to www.salvationarmyusa.org.
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