The Learn To Skate program promises fun and instructive basic skating sessions for any boy or girl who wishes to master the fundamentals of skating. Weekly sessions are designed to develop your child’s strength, balance and agility to become a confident and competent skater while enjoying games, drills and making new friends.
The program is open to children aged three to ten years of age.
DATE: September 30th through December 30th 2017
TIME: 8-8:50 AM, Saturday mornings
PLACE: Graf Rink, Low Street, Newburyport
FEE: $125.00, $200 for two children
EQUIPMENT: Hockey or figure skates. Rentals available to get you started. Helmet, knee and elbow pads required. Bicycle helmets are allowed. Small knee and elbow pads designed for in-line skating are excellent for this purpose. Bring warm mittens or gloves.
REGISTRATION: Registration can be done online at any time on our website by locating the “Register Online” button and selecting Learn to Skate.
ICE HOCKEY: If your child is already skating at more advanced level then please contact us to see if there is a spot for the 2017-2018 TYH hockey season.
The Mite Instructional Ice Hockey program promises fun and instructive basic skills for any boy or girl who wishes to master the fundamentals of hockey. The program consists of weekly practices and approximately 25 games. All practices and games are conveniently located at the Graf rink in Newburyport. The league consists of other town programs such as Newburyport, Amesbury, Haverhill/Pentucket, Agawam and the NS Icehawks. The program this year will be following the USA ADM mite hockey guidelines.
DATE: September through mid-March
PLACE: Graf Rink & Governors Academy
AGE: Typically, ages 5-8 years old.
EQUIPMENT: Skates, helmet, shin guards, elbow pads, shoulder pads, hockey pants, hockey socks, cup, gloves and stick made for hockey are required.
PREREQUISITE: The child should have basic skating skills. Completion of a learn to skate or learn to play hockey program preferable but not required.