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LITTLE WILD LEARN TO PLAY PROGRAM


Little Wild Learn to Play

The 2016 Little Wild Registration is Now Open.

Register

The Minnesota Wild Learn to Play Hockey Program. 

The Minnesota Wild are pleased to announce the third season of the Little Wild Learn to Play Hockey Program presented by the Minnesota Wild, Minnesota Hockey, CCM, Total Hockey, and Hy-Vee.

Since the inaugural season in 2014, over one thousand kids have been introduced to the game of hockey through the Little Wild Learn to Play Hockey Program. This year, Little Wild is expanding to additional sites throughout the metro and Greater Minnesota. Join the team and be part of the State of Hockey.



For the low registration fee of $100, equipment kit includes:

  • Helmet
  • Shoulder pads
  • Gloves
  • Elbow pads
  • Breezers
  • Shin guards
  • Ice skates
  • Hockey socks
  • Hockey stick
  • Little Wild jersey
  • Equipment bag
CCM Hockey Equipment

Equipment Fitting Guide (PDF)

Little Wild Learn To Play Hockey Program Details


Please review the following information prior to registering your child.

  • To be eligible for Little Wild 2016, children must be born between September 1, 2011 and September 1, 2007.

    *Please note, 5 year old participants must have had their 5th birthday by September 1, 2016 to be eligible to participate. If your child is 9 years or older, he/she is ineligible for the Little Wild program.
  • The Minnesota Wild highly recommend skating lessons before the start of the Little Wild Program. Participants should be able to skate the width of the ice unassisted before the start of their first Little Wild clinic. For more information on skating lessons, please check out your local community education center or ice rinks for classes.
  • The program is intended for children who have not participated in organized youth hockey programs before. Children who have registered and played with a local Minnesota Hockey association and/or previously participated in Little Wild (2014 or 2015) are not eligible to participate in the 2016 Little Wild Program.
  • ANY PLAYER WHO DOES NOT MEET THESE REQUIREMENTS WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE PROGRAM WITHOUT REFUND.

PROGRAM INFORMATION:

  • Program fee is $100 (+$5 registration fee) per child.
  • Registration opens at 10 am (CST) on Tuesday, May 10. All links for registration will be active at that time.
  • The 2016 Little Wild Program will operate out of 16 arenas throughout the metro and Greater Minnesota area. Only 60 participants will be accepted at each site.
  • All participants must register online, no exceptions or phone call reservations are accepted.
  • Once the Little Wild Learn to Play Hockey Program registration is complete, parents will be asked to register their child with a local Minnesota Youth Hockey Association.
EQUIPMENT FITTING INFORMATION:
  • Once registered, participants will receive a confirmation email with additional information on how to schedule an Equipment Fitting Event at their local Total Hockey store. Properly fit equipment is important for comfort, performance & safety.
  • All CCM Little Wild branded equipment MUST be picked up by participants from their Total Hockey store before opening night of Little Wild.
  • If you are a confirmed participant of the 2016 program and have not received your confirmation email on equipment fittings by June 30th, please email littlewild@wild.com.

2016 Little Wild Learn To Play Hockey Locations



Location rink day dates time STATUS
Bemidji City Arena sunday 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2 1:15 - 2:15 PM OPEN
Bloomington Bloomington
Ice Garden
wednesday 9/7, 9/14, 9/21, 9/28 6:15 - 7:15 PM FULL
Coon Rapids Coon Rapids
Ice Center
wednesday 9/7, 9/14, 9/21, 9/28 5:30 - 6:30 PM FULL
Duluth heritage center Sunday 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2 3:00 - 4:00 PM FULL
Eden Prairie Eden Prairie
Community Center
wednesday 9/7, 9/14, 9/21, 9/28 6:15 - 7:15 PM FULL
Forest Lake Forest Lake
Sports Center
MONDAY 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3 5:30 - 6:30 PM FULL
Lakeville Ames Arena tuesday 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27 5:30 - 6:30 PM FULL
Minneapolis Parade Ice Garden sunday 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2 1:00 - 2:00 PM FULL
Moorhead Moorhead Ice Arena tuesday 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27 5:30 - 6:30 PM OPEN
Plymouth Plymouth Ice Center wednesday 9/7, 9/14, 9/21, 9/28 6:00 -7:00 PM FULL
prior lake dakotah arena wednesday 9/7, 9/14, 9/21, 9/28 6:20 -7:20 PM FULL
Rochester Graham Arena thursday 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29 6:30 - 7:30 PM FULL
Rosemount Rosemount
Community Center
tuesday 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27 6:15 - 7:15 PM FULL
st. cloud Municipal
Athletic Complex
thursday 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29 5:45 - 6:45 PM FULL
White Bear Lake Vadnais Sports Center thursday 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29 5:30 - 6:30 PM FULL
woodbury bielenberg
sports center
wednesday 9/7, 9/14, 9/21, 9/28 6:00 - 7:00 PM FULL




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  • ALL DETAILS SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
  • If the Minnesota Wild becomes aware of a registered child with previous hockey association experience and/or Little Wild experience, the child will be removed from the Little Wild program without refund.
  • Cancellations: We understand that situations occur that may prevent you from participating in the Little Wild Learn to Play program. If you need to cancel your registration, please e-mail littlewild@wild.com with your request and our staff will work towards processing your refund.

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