FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 10, 2017
MEDIA ADVISORY ** PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
Washington Capitals to Welcome Caps Playoff Babies at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital on Wednesday, April 12
, Va. – Washington Capitals personnel including mascot Slapshot will present babies at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital with a Capitals blanket and hat in conjunction with the team’s playoff run on Wednesday, April 12. Media are invited to attend the Capitals’ visit to the labor and delivery unit and the mother baby unit from 11 a.m. through noon.
All babies born at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and MedStar Washington Hospital Center during the Capitals’ postseason run will receive the complimentary items. MedStar Health is the Official Medical Team Partner of the Washington Capitals.
Fans are encouraged to share photos of their newborns by using the #CapsPlayoffBaby hashtag on social media platforms.
WHO: Washington Capitals personnel including mascot Slapshot
WHAT: Presenting babies born at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital with a Capitals blanket and hat in honor of the Capitals’ 2017 playoff run
WHEN: Wednesday, April 12
WHERE: Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
3800 Reservoir Rd NW
Washington, D.C. 20007
Media planning to attend must notify Megan Eichenberg in the Capitals media relations department
and Marianne Worley at Georgetown. Reporters should arrive at hospital entrance #2, find parking in the garage or on Reservoir Road and meet at the 1 main information desk where hospital escorts will be on hand. The info desk is adjacent to the gift shop and the chapel.