Mile High Mites at the Casper Ice Arena Colorado Avalanche’s Learn-To-Play Hockey
Casper, Wyoming (January 5, 2020) – The Casper Ice Arena is partnering with the Colorado Avalanche’s Mile High Mites program to introduce youth athletes to ice hockey. The learn-to-play hockey program will meet each Saturday morning from March 6 to April 10 at the Casper Ice Arena.
Registration is now open through the Colorado Avalanche’s youth hockey webpage and accessible through the Casper Ice Arena at www.casperwy.gov. Each Saturday morning from 10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m., the 4-10 year old players will learn from qualified Casper hockey coaches using USA Hockey’s approved station-based skill development which includes skating, shooting, stick-handling, and passing.
Participants receive a full set of CCM youth hockey gear and six weeks of one-hour sessions at the Casper Ice Arena.
The Casper Ice Arena strongly encourages Learn-To-Skate classes and/or practicing forward skating at public skate to prepare for the Mile High Mite program. The Casper Skating School will be starting ice skating lessons on Monday, January 11 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, January 16 from 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Casper Ice Arena. All ages and ability levels are welcomed to register on ActiveCasper.com or at the Casper Recreation Center.
For additional information about the Mile High Mites, please call the Casper Ice Arena at (307) 235-8484 or visit www.casperwy.gov.