Dave Babych (also a former Jet, Whaler, Flyer and King) is in town to be the guest speaker at tonight's Port Alberni Junior Hockey Society Bulldogs Fundraising dinner - you can purchase tickets today until 4pm at the Best Western Barclay Hotel and the Bulldogs Office. He will also be in 93.3 The Peak FM Studios to talk hockey with Kevin Willison and Adam Hayduk this morning just after 8:10am.
This is a huge fundraiser for the Bulldogs - if you don't have plans tonight (or don't have GOOD ones) then consider purchasing a ticket and enjoying a great dinner and hearing a 1200 game NHL vet tell some tales!
There will also be some incredible auction items:
• Edmonton Oilers – Taylor Hall signed jersey
• Detroit Red Wings – Pavel Datsyuk signed jersey
• Detroit Red Wings – Henrik Zetterberg signed jersey including the
coaches, Mike Babcock and Jim Hiller (former Bulldog coach) autographs
• Dallas Stars – Jamie Benn signed jersey (Former BCHL player and Island boy)
• Dallas Stars – Tyler Seguin signed jersey (played here in the 2009 World Under 17 Challenge)
• Swept Away Inn (Songhees Tugboat) dinner for eight in the Alberni Harbour
• Two hour private flight for two over the Valley and West Coast with
Chris Duncan (Della and/or Tsusiat Falls, Barkley Sound, Cape Beale,
Long Beach, Clayoquot Sound, Mt. Klitsa and more.
• Murphy Sportfishing Deluxe Ucluelet Salmon and Halibut fishing with Blackrock Accommodation package for three people.
Also don't forget that it's getting down to the CRUNCH TIME to pick up a ticket for the big draw this Saturday! I'm happy I haven't won any of the early bird draws, as I'm saving my luck for the GRAND PRIZE!