Also this weekend, here in Johnstown, is Thunder in the Valley. The Johnstown Tomahawks staff will be on hand with Chopper, as part of their "Summer Tour". Here's a list from their official website on all the events the team will be attending this summer in the community.
June 20: Light the Night Walk Mixer at War Memorial
June 20: Thunder in the Valley Bike Parade 9:30 p.m. at Quaker Steak & Lube
June 21-23: Pittsburgh, PA Camp Tryouts
June 22: Thunder in the Valley Parade at noon
June 28-July 4: Fourth of July Freedom Week Celebration at the Galleria Mall
July 17: Ferndale Jubilee Parade at 6 p.m.
July 19-21: Somerfest and Parade
July 25-27: Main Camp at Planet Ice
July 29-August 2: Hockey School at Planet Ice
July 30: Camp Harmony Sports Camp
August 5: 2nd Annual Johnstown Tomahawks Golf Outing
August 16-17: Richland Community Days and Parade
August 17: Nanty Glo 100 Year Fire Co. Celebration & Parade
August 31: Log House Arts Festival
August 31-September 2: Forest Hills Festival
September 1: Ethnic Fest
We were planning to attend the tryout this weekend, but the plans fell through. If you are attending the camp we'd love to get your input on what players were there, how the team looked, etc. You can e-mail us at email@example.com
If you 're thinking about heading up to camp, which runs from June 21-23, here are the directions (starting from the Cambria County War Memorial Arena).
Here is the ice schedule via Tomahawks' press release.
Players will be on the ice during the following times:
Friday, June 21
Saturday, June 22
8-9 a.m. (Goalies only)
Sunday, June 23
10-11:50 a.m. (All-Star Game)