Nonotuck Valley Hockey Association is a non-profit youth hockey association that runs ice hockey and ice skating programs for kids from Easthampton, Northampton, Hatfield, Chesterfield, Southampton, Huntington, Whately, Cummington, Goshen and other parts
The NVHA Learn To Skate program introduces children ages 4 and above to the basics of hockey skating including forwards and backwards skating, hockey stops, turns and crossovers.
Develop skating & hockey skills
Learn teamwork & sportsmanship
Have fun & stay active all winter
Youth hockey teams for all ages
Foster a love of skating and ice hockey
Instruction is provided by volunteers from the Nonotuck Valley Hockey Association and players from local high school hockey programs.
Participants are required to wear helmets, and elbow pads and knee/shin pads are highly recommended.
The Learn to Skate program begins October 16, running for about 18 sessions in total. The program meets every Saturday from 10:20 to 11am at Lossone Rink on the Williston-Northampton campus in Easthampton.
The cost for the season is $100, due by October 1. Clickherefor more details on how to register for the Learn to Skate program.
Any questions about the Learn to Skate program can be directed to