York is U will host the second annual York Day at the Aug. 31 Blue Jays Game at SkyDome. All members of the York community are invited to attend this event, which is part of the University’s annual Frosh Week celebration. Approximately 3,000 first-year York students will be there, joining staff, faculty and York friends, for an evening of fun and spirit.
Right: The Blue Jays mascot and York student Ryan Jarvis, who threw out the first pitch at last year’s York Day at the Blue Jays event
The event begins at 7pm and will feature a representative from York University who will throw out the first pitch. Two dollars from every ticket sold will be donated toward a bursary to benefit York students. Members of the York audience will also be the focus of the Jumbotron scoreboard display throughout the game. As an added bonus, a voucher for a free additional Blue Jays game will be provided with each ticket.
The game will feature Toronto Blue Jays playing the Seattle Mariners. Tickets are just seven dollars and must be purchased no later than Aug. 27. To purchase tickets, contact York is U at ext. 20963.
When ordering tickets, please specify how many tickets are being ordered, the budget number the tickets will be billed to (or the method of payment), and the contact name and where the tickets should be sent. To avoid disappointment, order tickets early.