ORONO – The Friends of Maine Hockey salute the 2014-2015 University of Maine men’s ice hockey team at the annual Awards Banquet on Friday, May 8 at Jeff’s Catering in Brewer. The cocktail hour begins at 5:30 p.m. with the buffet dinner following. The banquet is open to the public. Join them to show your support and say good-bye to the seniors.
Bidding will be fast and furious in the popular silent auction which features dozens of intriguing gift packages, UMaine hockey collectibles, NHL memorabilia from former UMaine players and the four senior road jerseys. All funds collected go directly to the men’s ice hockey program.
Come and meet the team one last time. Enjoy an evening with the Maine Black Bears, coaches, and fellow hockey enthusiasts. The evening is sure to be filled with poignant tributes, amazing stories and plenty of laughter. The awards and speeches will make the night memorable. Make your reservations today!
Individual tickets are $40 each. Tables of eight can be reserved for $320. All reservations must be made by Friday, April 24. Checks are to be made out to the “University of Maine” and should be sent to UMaine Men’s Hockey Banquet, Friends of Maine Hockey, 5701 Alfond Arena, Orono, Maine 04469.
Production of the banquet takes community support. Sponsorships of the event and donations of auction items are necessary to make the banquet a success.