THE RIDGEFIELD LIBRARY HOT STOVE LEAGUE
Featuring SNY’s Gary Cohen
award-winning play-by-play announcer for
The New York Mets
Meet the Mets…announcer! The Ridgefield Library will host an exclusive conversation with legendary baseball broadcaster Gary Cohen. Gary will entertain questions from the audience and offer unique insights on his broadcasting career, great moments in New York Mets history and his take on the 2017 Mets and the upcoming Major League Baseball season.
All proceeds from this fundraiser support the annual operations of the Ridgefield Library.
Sunday, February 19
1:00-2:30 p.m. (Doors open at noon)
Donation: Adults -- $25 Children -- $12.50
Attendance limited to the first 200 people
Please provide names of all attendees for the guest list.
Over the next week Mets fans will continue to have an opportunity to bid on an exclusive package featuring four field-level tickets to a 2017 Mets games at Citi Field, including four on-field passes to watch batting practice and a rare visit to the Ralph Kiner Broadcast Booth at the stadium. Bids can be made in person at the Ridgefield Library through February 19. The winning bid will be announced at the end of the Hot Stove program. Attendance is not required. (Package courtesy of SportsNet New York – SNY, the Home for All Things New York Sports.)
In addition, the Library will hold raffle drawings for New York Mets memorabilia at the event, including an official MLB baseball signed by SNY’s broadcasting team of Gary Cohen, Keith Hernandez and Ron Darling (courtesy of SNY), and an official MLB baseball signed by 1986 World Championship hero and Mets Hall of Fame member Mookie Wilson (courtesy of the New York Mets). Raffle ticket packages will begin at $5 and will be available on February 19 at the Library; you need not purchase a ticket for the event to purchase raffle tickets. Winners will be announced at the end of the Hot Stove program.
The Ridgefield Library Association is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions to the Ridgefield Library are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law, in accordance with IRS regulations.
For a copy of our most recent Annual Report listing our supporters or our most recent audited financial statement, contact Development Director Laureen Bubniak at 203-438-2292 x11029 or LMBubniak@RidgefieldLibrary.org.