NSA 3rd Annual “Take Stuttering to the Ballgame” – August 25, 2012

August 07, 2012  |  Posted in: Blog,Events   |  By:   |   0 Comments

NSA 3rd Annual "Take Stuttering to the Ballgame" - NY Mets - August 25, 2012Come on out to the ballgame and be a part of the NSA family.

What a summer it has been! The National Stuttering Association had their Freedom of Speech at the Beach in St. Petersburg, FL with over 700 strong at our latest annual conference!  NSA’s Taking Stuttering Out to the Ballgame event is the perfect opportunity to meet many others in the stuttering community. New people can learn about the many opportunities available for people who stutter of all ages including NSA and their local chapters. Those of you who are already involved, you know this event will be one not to miss. The NSA and their network of 100+ local support group chapters continue to find new ways to get people together for the purposes of socializing and supporting.  See you at the game!

Who: You and 99 others from the Stuttering Community
What: New York Mets vs. Houston Astros game
Date: Saturday, August 25th
Time: 11:00am – Tailgate Lunch (See notes below)
1:10 pm – Game time
Where: Citi Field (Queens, NY); (Lunch – TBA; Game – Section 523) — Directions or Google Maps

Cost: Tickets are complimentary (limit 2); Lunch included!! (You may request more than 2 if necessary)
Donation recommended per ticket $15 – $20; (Value: $40/ticket plus lunch)

Extra: Mike Piazza Bobblehead for the first 25,000 fans

THESE TICKETS WILL GO FAST.  WE WILL NOT BE GETTING MORE THAN THE 100 SEATS THAT WE HAVE. This is a first-come, first-serve opportunity.

TO ORDER TICKETS email BOTH Tammy at info@westutter.org AND Mitch at mitchelltrichon@gmail.com.  Include the following information:

Full Name:

Mailing Address:

# of tickets requested (limit 2; include names and explanation if requesting more than 2):



Make your tax-deductible checks to the “National Stuttering Association” and write “METS” in the Memo and mail to:

National Stuttering Association
119 W. 40th Street
14th Floor
New York, NY 10018

OR for Credit Card click here. Please note that clicking this link will take you to the National Stuttering Association’s main site where you can provide your contact information and make your payment online.

For further questions contact Tammy at info@westutter.org AND mitchelltrichon@gmail.com .



  • Tickets: Those who ordered tickets on or before Aug 17th should email mitchelltrichon@gmail.com if you have not received your tickets by Thursday 8/23.
  • Tickets ordered after August 17th can be picked up at the tailgate lunch.  All tickets not picked up their will be dropped off at the Will-Call window. Tickets must be picked up by the person who ordered them.  Identification will be required. 
  • Tailgate Lunch: Meet in the back of Parking Field “E” near the trees.  By car, enter Gate 3 (Roosevelt Ave., South of CitiField), Gate 6, or Gate 8 (Shea Road, West of CitiField).  If you are traveling by subway, use the “7”.  After exiting the subway, enter CitiField (from the South) and go to your left to get to Parking Field E.
  • Lunch will be heroes and/or pizza and will be from 11AM until approximately 12:30PM.  Come early to eat, hangout, chat, have a catch, or whatever.
  • Alcohol: The NSA will NOT be serving alcohol, though it will be permitted in the parking lot as long as it is in a cup.  Alcohol in cans or bottles is prohibited by law.

See you at the game!!

This event is sponsored by the NSA – Queens, NY Chapter.

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