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Press release from CNW Group

MEGA Brands Inc. - Media Invite

Friday, August 24, 2012

MEGA Brands Inc. - Media Invite12:00 EDT Friday, August 24, 2012Event:Mega Bloks and Power Rangers present the "MEGA Mural" to the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Canada's largest children's rehabilitation hospital, located in Toronto.  Date:Monday, August 27th, 2012  Time:2:00pm to 2:30pm (EST)  Location:Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, located at 150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, ON M4G 1R8. TORONTO, Aug. 24, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Come join the Power Rangers and the Mega Bloks team as they deliver their "MEGA Mural" to the devoted volunteers, staff and children at the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital.What is the MEGA Mural?Mega Bloks created the ultimate (and philanthropic) building experience at this year's FAN EXPO (August 23rd to 26th), by transforming a section of their booth into a community build wall -- the MEGA Mural. Mega Bloks invited FAN EXPO guests to visit their booth to add as many blocks as they wished to the MEGA Mural in order to help build a giant Mega Bloks Power Rangers Red Ranger Mask.Mega Bloks, an active supporter of organizations dedicated to autism, would like to reward the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital with the MEGA Mural for their dedication to children and families affected by autism and many other disabilities.Holland Bloorview is home to the Autism Research Centre (ARC) that conducts research aimed at improving outcomes and quality of life for children with autism spectrum disorders. This includes innovative research to understand the biology and symptoms of autism, develop novel interventions for children and adults with autism, and investigate service delivery models.Following FAN EXPO, media is invited to attend the presentation of the MEGA Mural at 2:00pm (EDT) on Monday, August 27th at the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, where the Power Rangers will be available on-site for photo-ops.###About MEGA Brands MEGA Brands is a trusted family of leading global brands in construction toys, games & puzzles, arts & crafts and stationery. They offer engaging creative experiences for children, families and collectors through innovative, well-designed, affordable and high-quality products. Visit: megabrands.com for more information. The MEGA logo, Mega Bloks, RoseArt, MEGA Puzzles, MEGA Games and Board Dudes are trademarks of MEGA Brands Inc. or its affiliates.About the Holland Bloorview Rehabilitation HospitalHolland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital is Canada's largest children's rehabilitation hospital, fully affiliated with the University of Toronto.  We pioneer treatments, technologies, therapies and real-world programs that give children with disabilities the tools to participate fully in life. Every year, we see about 7,000 children with about 600 inpatient admissions and 58,000 outpatient visits.SOURCE: MEGA BRANDS INC.For further information: Tanya Furci-Argento Communications Specialist - MEGA Brands Tel: (514) 333-5555 ext. 2507 tanyafa@megabrands.com