Joaquin Miller has been selected for an Oakland A's Play Ball Assembly!! I've copied and pasted the press release below. I've also attached the program agenda. All are welcome to attend this assembly! Parking will be available in the back of the school after lunch. To get an idea of what the assembly will be like you can watch this video taken at Lafayette School in Oakland.
Youth Sports Nation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May June 1st, 2017
** MEDIA ADVISORY / PHOTO OPPORTUNITY **
Youth Sports Nation & Oakland A’s “Play Ball” Tour visits Joaquin Miller Elementary
Mission – To build excitement and diversity around the game of baseball
WHAT: Youth Sports Nation & Oakland A’s will visit Joaquin Miller Elementary School on Tues. June 6th from 12:30 – 1:30p.m. as part as their “Play Ball” Tour partnership in Oakland Schools.
Oakland A’s players and celebrity guest will join Terry T. Butler, aka Mr. Community, for an
energetic student engagement assembly that combines music, sports and community. Mr.
Community has produced music and worked with famous artist such as;; “Beyonce”, Alecia
keys, Jamie Fox and Keyshia Cole.
The program will also include 60 minutes of fun time, “Go Stomper” dance contest, filming of “We Are Oakland” music video and Youth Sports Nation’s three pledges; Get My Education, Love My Parents and Respect My Elders.
Celebrity special guest will consist of: former professional baseball player Bip Roberts, A’s
mascot Stomper R&B legendary artist Lenny Williams and Bernard McCune (Deputy
Chief of Post-ˇ Secondary Readiness of Oakland Unified School District).
So everyone be ready to have some fun!
WHEN: Tuesday, June. 6th
12:30pm – 1:30pm
WHERE: Joaquin Miller Elementary School
5525 Ascot Drive, Oakland, CA 94611
Contact: Terry Butler, email@example.com