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Lil' Canes1 (Formerly Hockey Skating)

Learn to Play Guidelines

Each class is 1 hour of instruction. 

Only registered participants are allowed in rink, no spectators. Parents exit the rink after check in. Pick up door is clarified at check in. 

Masks are required for ages 5 and up at all times in the building, on and off the ice surface. 

We encourage skaters to come fully dressed ready to take the ice, skates included if possible! Each skater can bring a small drawstring bag to put their guards/shoes during class.

Lil' Canes 1

Pre-requirement - students must complete and pass Basic 1 from our Learn to Skate program in hockey skates before participating in Lil' Canes 1.

This class will focus on proper stride forward and backward, balance, beginner edge work, quick starts, beginner outside edge work, intermediate backward skating, and more!

Equipment:  Shin Guards, Hockey Pants, Elbow Pads, Shoulder Pads, Hockey Helmet with Cage, Mouth Guard, Gloves, Stick

After successfully completing Lil' Canes 1, skaters will progress to Little Canes 2.

 

Winter 2 2021

Day Time # of Weeks Dates Cost
Sunday Lil'Canes1 5:30-6:30pm 9 March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25, & May 2 $180

We do not issue refunds for our Learn to Play programming. 

Your skater must have completed Basic 1 from our Learn to Skate program in hockey skates before enrolling for Lil' Canes 1. 

To register, please create an account and then create a profile for you child in order to register them for classes. 

If you have questions about our Lil' Canes Classes, please email our Skating Director, Kara Taylor.

If you have questions about online registration in DASH, please email our General Manager,  Cindy Zijlstra.

Kara Taylor

Skating Director

Cindy Zijlstra

General Manager

Lil' Canes 1 - Formerly Hockey Basics
Ages 7-12

Lil' Canes is intended for children who are enthusiastic about hockey. Lil' Canes 1 students must complete and pass Learn to Skate Basic 1 and 2 (in hockey skates) prior to taking Lil' Canes 1.

Beginner Lil' Canes 1 will focus on proper stride forward and backward, balance, and beginner edge work.

Lil' Canes 1 classes are 60 minutes