LAKE PLACID - Energetic community volunteers will sit in each of the 7,700 seats in the historic 1980 Lake Placid Olympic Arena June 5 from 10 a.m. to noon as part of the annual "Sit Down, Smack Down" event to benefit North Country Life Flight.
Seat sponsorships are $1 per seat. Pledge forms can be downloaded at www.wslpfm.com and mailed directly to North Country Life Flight, PO Box 994, Saranac Lake, NY 12983.
Spectators are welcome at "Sit Down, Smack Down" and donations to North Country Life Flight will be accepted at the event.
North Country Life Flight is this region's not-for-profit helicopter rescue organization transporting critically ill and seriously injured patients 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Life Flight's services are free of charge to the patient and they rely substantially on private support.
"Sit Down, Smack Down" is presented by WSLP-FM 93.3. The station will be broadcasting the event live beginning at 10 a.m. June 5.