Ice Rink

ICE RINK OPENS NOVEMBER 4TH

Elmhurst Y Ice Rink

THIS FALL

A six week mini-session for those kids who want to get back on the ice. Runs September 21-October 26 at the Carol Stream Ice Arena.

Click Here for a 2014 Fall YMCA Hockey Schedule

If you have any questions please contact Bill Gorey at 630.929.2460 or email at wgorey@ymcachicago.org.

October 3-Winter Hockey Registration begins

October 4 & October 5-Ice Rink Open House 11am-2pm

FAMILY SKATE

Every Friday night we will hold Family Skate from

F: 7:00-8:15 PM for children & their parents.

Hockey Equipment

All players in the youth hockey league are required to wear hockey skates, shoulder pads, regulation helmet, face mask, mouth guard, neck guard, elbow pads, hockey gloves, hockey socks, hockey pnats, shin guards, cup and supporter. Goalie equipment is furnished by the YMCA. All players will receive a hockey jersey and socks once the teams are formed.

Private/Semi Private Skate Lessons Please call Jason Martynuik for more details at 630.929.2460 or email him at Jmartynuik@ymcachicago.org

Private/Semi Private Hockey lessons pelase call Bill Gorey for more details at 630-929-2460 or email him at Wgorey@ymcachicago.org

NEW! Midget Hockey (16-17 year old)

This program is designed for the player who aged out of our House league but would like to continue playing hockey. This is a no check scrimmage that takes place once a week. Bring a light and dark jersey and we will change teams each week. Full Equipment is required, including neck guards and mouth guard.

MEN’S HOCKEY LEAGUE

No check adult league.

• B league: any age over 18. Sunday night games.

• C league: 40 years and up. Weeknight games.

NOVICE HOCKEY

This novice skate is designed for players with at least one year of recent hockey and/or skate experience who want to go out and have fun learning and playing hockey in a non-competitive environment. Participants need their own full equipment and this meets every Friday night from 10:10-11:40pm.

Coaches Needed

Our Volunteer coaches are the backbone of the program. You can help make a lifetime of memories for kids. If you are interested just fill out an application at the front desk. We need head coaches and assistants. You will receive notice of our annual coaches meeting in early October.

Ice Rink Boosters Club

Volunteers needed to help plan one or two events for the ice rink booster club. The Club raises money for specific ice rink projects to help keep our rink up to date. Past projects funded by the booster club were: Dugouts, improved lighting, new goalie equipment, heaters in players benches and score table area(will be completed in near future) Projects for the future of the ice rink are replacing the remainder of goalie equipment and new scoreboard with penalty times . If you would like to volunteer or have questions please contact Bill Gorey at 630.929.2460 or Wgorey@ymcachicago.org.

NEW THIS SEASON! Team Sponsorships Available

New this season the Elmhurst YMCA has the lowest league fees in the area. To help keep our program affordable to all, we are encouraging local businesses and supporters to sponsor a team. The benefits of team sponsorship include your business name on the team jersey. For more information contact Bill Gorey at 630.929.2460 or wgorey@ymcachicago.org.

Rink Banners

Advertise your business at the ice rink by purchasing a banner that will hang in the rink throughout the entire season. Proceeds help fund the ice rink booster club. For more information contact Laura Morgan at 630.834.9200 or lmorgan@ymcachicago.org.

Skate with Santa

December 12, 20, & 21

Ice Rink Hotline

630.834.9214

It is the responsibility of each skater to call the ICE RINK HOTLINE one hour before scheduled activity to check ice conditions.

A heavy snowfall, rain or abnormally warm or cold weather may cause cancellation.