HOPE VALLEY -- All are invited to watch officers from the Richmond Police Department play host to a charity softball challenge against Bill Lee and his celebrity all-stars at Dow Field on Main Street today June 26 at 1 p.m.
Bill “The Spaceman” Lee played for the Boston Red Sox from 1969 until 1978 and the MONTREAL EXPOS from 1979 until 1982.
Admission is free. The police ask that you please attend with your families and enjoy some free hot dogs and a celebrity softball game on the first Sunday of summer 2011.
The Richmond Police Union has already raised over $9,000 that will go to benefit local charities and needy families in the Chariho Community, including turkey and food donations on Thanksgiving and Christmas. Charitable funds will also be donated to the Chariho Youth Soccer Program and Chariho Little League, as well as other local programs.