Shinny 55+

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Program description

Pick up recreational hockey for 55+. Maximum of 30 participants per session (excluding goaltenders). Sign in no earlier than 30 minutes before the start of the program, at the reception desk. Goaltenders are free. Full equipment is recommended and CSA approved helmets are mandatory. Non-contact rules apply.

Offered at these locations:


Bill Friday/ Lawfield Arena
150 Folkestone Ave., Hamilton
Phone: 950-546-3747

Dates & Times
October 1 to March 31

Monday, 9 to 11 am
Friday, 9 to 11 am

Cancelled: Monday, December 24
Cancelled: Monday, December 31


Carlisle Arena
1496 Centre Road, Carlisle
Phone: 950-546-3747

Dates & Times
October 1 to March 31

Monday, 11 am to 1 pm
Wednesday, 11 am to 1 pm
Friday, 11 am to 1 pm

Cancelled: Monday, December 24
Closed: Wednesday, December 26
Cancelled: Friday, December 28
Cancelled: Monday, December 31


Harry Howell Arena
27 Highway 5 West, Flamborough
Phone: 950-546-3747

Dates & Times
September 4 to March 31

Monday, 9 to 11 am
Wednesday, 9 to 11 am
Friday, 9 to 11 am

Closed: Wednesday, December 26
Cancelled: Friday, January 11


J.L Grightmire - Market Arena
35 Market St. South, Dundas
Phone: 905-546-3747

Dates & Times
January 2 to March 31

Thursday, 10 am to 12 noon

Facility is closed for renovations until January 2019


Morgan Firestone Arena
385 Jerseyville Road West, Ancaster
Phone: 905-546-3747

Dates & Times
September 4 to March 31

Tuesday, 9:30 to 11 am

Closed: Tuesday, December 25
Closed: Tuesday, January 1


Valley Park Arena
970 Paramount Dr., Stoney Creek
Phone: 905-546-3747

Dates & Times
October 1 to March 31

​Thursday, 9 to 10:30 am


Westoby - Olympic Arena
70 Olympic Drive,  Dundas
Phone: ​905-546-3747

Dates & Times
November 22 to December 20

Thursday. 9 to 11 am

HIGH FIVE Accreditation

High Five logoCity of Hamilton recreation programs are committed to ensuring Healthy Child Development for participants and are accredited members of HIGH FIVE®, which is built on the belief that all children deserve to have sport and recreation experiences that support his or her healthy development.

HIGH FIVE® is Canada’s quality standard for children’s programs. The City of Hamilton Recreation Division is a HIGH FIVE® Accredited Organization and as such serves as the benchmark for excellence in children’s recreation and sport programming, focused on healthy child development and offering the highest recognized levels of quality and safety. Our staff are trained in the Principles of Healthy Child Development and our programs are evaluated using the Quest 2 Tool. HIGH FIVE® makes a difference by giving every child the chance to benefit from quality programs.