Youth skaters to host Huntington ice event Family skate, in-house ice hockey programs offered this winter
Family skate, in-house ice hockey programs offered this winter
Published 7:05 pm, Tuesday, November 24, 2009
Northwestern Hockey will host its traditional Thanksgiving Day weekend youth ice hockey tournament at Draddy Arena at Canterbury School in New Milford in memory of program founder Charles R. Huntington.
Matches will be played today (Friday), tomorrow (Saturday) and Sunday. The public is welcome.
For game information and results, visit www.northwesternhockey.com.
A family skate is hosted Sundays from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Gunnery's Linen Rink by Northwester Hockey, Washington Parks & Recreation and The Gunnery.
Sessions will meet weekly through March 7 at the cost of $5 per person per session, $60 per person for the season or $140 per family for the season. Gunnery School families enrolled in Northwestern programs will be admitted free.
Helmets are recommended for all participants.
Refreshments and snacks are available with proceeds benefiting the Washington Primary School PTO.
Proceeds of the family skate help support the Bunker Burr Scholarship Fund providing tuition and equipment purchase assistance to children and families wishing to ice skate or play ice hockey.
Northwestern Hockey offers the following in-house ice hockey and learn-to-skate programs:
Learn-to-skate for those aged 4-10, meeting Sundays from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. through Feb. 28 at the cost of $130;
Intro-to-hockey for those aged 4-8, meeting Sundays from 3:15 to 4:15 p.m. through Feb. 28 at the cost of $130;
In-house hockey for those aged 5-13, meeting Saturdays and Sundays either at Rumsey Hall School or The Gunnery in Washington at the cost of $160.
Registration is available at www.nwcyh.com.
For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Michael Gorra at 860-868-7852.