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Free Learn to Play

WJHA/RI JR. Blues

Interested in learning to play hockey for free? Here's your chance! 

WHEN: September 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th @ 6:15 pm (Tuesdays)

WHERE: Thayer Arena,  Warwick, RI


Our 4- week program for boys and girls ages 4-12 will teach the basics. WJHA/RI Jr. Blues and Thayer Arena seek to develop new RI youth hockey players! 

Some skating experience is preferred, but not required. We will work with brand new skaters to get them up to speed. This program is designed to provide children a chance to learn the game without the expense of paying for introductory instruction. This is open to all new and returning players in RI! 

What's Required:

  • USA Hockey Number (players under 6 FREE)
  • Hockey skates and stick, helmet with full face protection, hockey gloves, cup, elbow pads, and shin guards. This equipment is mandatory

What you get:

  • Four 1-hour sessions
  • Instruction on stick handling, passing, shooting, skating, scrimmages and rules of the game. (We follow USA Hockey’s ADM program)
  • $50 credit towards WJHA’s Learn to play program that starts in October.  This means your child could skate from September through February for $250!!
  • Free Jersey