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  • Wed., Jul. 23, 2014 5:00 PM CDT Ask Vic Day

    “Ask Vic Day” will include dinner and a movie, an “Ask Vic Live,” and a few other surprises along the way. The event will be held on July 23, 2014, at Lambeau Field. Registration will begin at 4 pm with a 5 pm kickoff. Door prizes will be awarded during the reception.

    Cost per person is $35 (tax included).

  • Thu., Jul. 24, 2014 11:00 AM CDT Shareholders Meeting

    The Green Bay Packers 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held Thursday, July 24, at 11 a.m., at Lambeau Field. The meeting will take place rain or shine.

  • Fri., Jul. 25, 2014 6:00 PM CDT Packers 1K Kids Run

    Back to Football also includes the 1K Kids Run, presented by WPS Health Insurance. Kids 10 years old and younger will have the opportunity to run a Lambeau Lap on Friday, July 25, at 6 p.m. Registration for the Kids Run is $10 and all participants will receive a Packers 1K Run t-shirt, a logoed bag and a participant medal.

    http://www.packers.com/5k

  • Fri., Jul. 25, 2014 7:00 PM CDT Movie Night at Lambeau Field

    Movie Night at Lambeau Field will return this year on Friday, July 25, following the 1K Kids Run. The event is free and open to the public, and concessions will be available throughout the movie. More details will be announced at a later date.

    Time listed above is subject to change.

  • Sat., Jul. 26, 2014 6:30 PM CDT Packers 5K Run/Walk

    The fifth annual ‘5K Run/Walk at Lambeau Field,’ is set for Saturday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m.

    The computer-timed run is highlighted by a neighborhood route that ultimately takes participants into Lambeau Field and around the famed gridiron. The event has a special finish line – the Packers’ ‘G’ painted on turf located in the parking lot.

    All participants will receive a Packers 5K Run T-shirt, a logoed bag, and a bib number and timing chip. To celebrate the race’s fifth anniversary, all participants will receive a commemorative medal. In addition, photos will be taken on the course and will be available at no cost on the Packers 5K Run website.

    Packers-themed awards will be presented to the top three finishers in each age group. An awards ceremony will take place following the conclusion of the race.

    Registration, which is $25 for adults and $15 for children (12 and younger), will be available online beginning Friday, May 23, at www.packers.com/5k. Mail-in registration is also an option, with forms available online and in person at Lambeau Field. Runners can also register at the Bellin Run Expo on Friday, June 13, at Astor Park in Green Bay. Early registration is encouraged. After July 13, registration fees will increase to $30 and $20, respectively.

  • Thu., Jul. 31, 2014 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT PPCC Annual Reception

    The Packers Partners Annual Reception is set for Thursday, July 31, 2014 in the Lambeau Field Atrium from 4:00 PM- 7:00 PM.

    Packers Jarrett Boykin, Eddie Lacy, Datone Jones and DuJuan Harris will appear at the reception. The event will include a Player Guest Q&A, a Meet & Greet with a Packers Alumni and a Raffle Drawing.

    This is a member’s only event. Invitations will be mailed the week of June 23rd, and online registration will open at 9 am CDT on June 25th and will close on July 11th at 5 pm CDT. 

    Invitations will include all of this information and additional details.

    To sign up to become a member of the Packers Partners Club of Champions and receive an invitation to the reception, fans can go to www.packers.com/ppcc.

     

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Postcards from Hawaii - Joe Whitt Jr.

Posted Jan 24, 2013


For the second straight year, the Packers coaching staff is coaching the NFC squad in the Pro Bowl. Packers.com caught up with cornerbacks coach Joe Whitt Jr. and he sends this update from Hawaii.

We’ve been hearing how cold it is back in Wisconsin this week, but we couldn’t ask for anything better here. It’s been in the high 70s, just perfect. Not too hot, not too cool. You can lay on the beach and not worry about a canopy.

That’s what we’ve been doing the most since we got here – me, my wife and two kids – laying on the beach. I’m not too adventurous myself, but I enjoy watching my kids have fun. They have an opportunity to be here with the other coaches’ kids and the players’ kids and run around. Eli Manning’s daughter’s name is Ava, and my daughter is Ava, so when we’re on the beach calling one of them, both kids are turning around and looking. It’s great letting them experience something that a lot of kids don’t get to experience.

We had a luau last night with a lot of dancing, and I think the rest of the week we’re going to try to go the aquarium and the zoo, and we’ll also try to find a fishing trip for my son. He likes to fish, so we need to get him on a boat and let him throw the rod in the water a little bit.

Our cornerbacks group in the NFC has two of the same guys as last year, Chicago’s Charles Tillman and Arizona’s Patrick Peterson. This year we added Tillman’s teammate, Tim Jennings.

It’s been great to coach some of the same guys again. We played both the Bears and the Cardinals this year, so I talked to those guys before the game. You develop a relationship with them that way, so when we came back out here this year, it was like they’re some of the guys you’re used to coaching. They’re great guys. They listen. Everybody wants to enjoy the moment, so it’s been a good experience.

I have a sense this is going to be a very good game on Sunday. The players are competitive and they know what was said about last year. I can tell a couple of guys, like safety Earl Thomas from Seattle and Adrian Peterson from Minnesota, are going to play hard. Defensively, we’re a little hamstrung, because there are certain things we can’t do (blitzing), but it’s going to be a fun game. I think it will be a show the fans will enjoy watching.

To see a previous postcard from RB coach Alex Van Pelt, click here.

 
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