Published on January 22, 2018

UMD’s mascot “Champ” to visit Children’s Hospital, deliver bobbleheads

The University of Minnesota Duluth’s furry and lovable mascot “Champ” will be visiting patients at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Children’s Hospital in Duluth at 1:30, Wednesday, Jan. 24.  Essentia Health has also partnered with UMD to sponsor the first-ever “Champ” bobblehead giveaway.

Members of the UMD men’s hockey team will also be on hand to visit with the children. Media interested should park in the Red Ramp at St. Mary’s Medical Center.  The Children’s Hospital is on the eighth floor of St. Mary’s Medical Center and the event will be held by the solarium.  Parking passes will be provided.

*This event is for Essentia Health patients only.  Media are invited to attend.