Stick & Puck

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Program description

Enjoy this time to practice puck handling, passing, shooting and skating skills, for children 9 years and under and children 10 to 12 years. Children must be accompanied, on the ice, by a responsible adult 18+. Mandatory equipment includes a CSA approved helmet and facemask. Full hockey equipment is recommended. Organized hockey games, slap shots and structured practice is not permitted. This program is limited to a maximum of 40 persons on the ice at one time.

New for 2018!

Pay in advance for some of our popular programs including Stick & Puck!
Online ticketing ensures appropriate age play, and requires payment in advance to secure your space in the program before you leave home.

Starting Monday, December 3, 2018, passes will no longer be accepted to gain entry into the Stick & Puck program.

Offered at these locations:


Bill Friday Arena
150 Folkstone Ave., Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3747

Dates & Times
September 30 to March 30

Monday, 5 to 6 pm, U8
Thursday, 5 to 6 pm, 9-12 yrs

Closed: Monday, October 14


Carlisle Arena
1496 Centre Road, Carlisle
Phone: 905-546-3747

Dates & Times
September 30 to March 13

Monday, 4 to 5 pm, U8

Closed: Monday, October 14


Coronation Arena
81 Macklin St. North, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3747

Dates & Times
September 30 to March 22

Monday, 5 to 6 pm, 9-12 yrs
Thursday, 5 to 6 pm, U8

Closed: Monday, October 14


Rosedale Arena
100 Greenhill Ave., Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3747

Dates & Times
September 30 to March 28

Monday, 4 to 5 pm, U8
Thursday, 5 to 6 pm, 9-12 yrs

Closed: Monday, October 14


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

Dates & Times
September 30 to March 31
Friday, 5 to 6 pm, U8

Closed: Friday, October 18
Closed: Friday, November 8

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.