Ages: •players born in 2011 and 2010Times / locations: • Saturdays afternoons at Long Branch or Central Arena from late-September to mid-March. • Between December and March there will be optional outdoor games (“shinny”) at certain outdoor rinks (see below).Cost: $575.00The Humber Valley Novice Program1.The Junior Development ProgramHumber Valley follows the Hockey Canada Long Term Development Program, a world-class program that combines fun with age-appropriate skill development.2.Amazing volunteer coachesAll coaches receive training from our Technical Director and full support from our organization.3.Bonus outdoor iceOld-time hockey! Kids love to play shinny outside in a safe, controlled environment. We have weekly ice times for each team starting in December, attendance is optional.The Novice Program:Earlier in the season, the teams will have a practice followed by a 30 minute game. Later in the season we will progress into league play with full games. In addition to the regular Saturday program, the players will have the option of outdoor shinny games between the months of December and March at Humber Valley and Westway outdoor rinks. While completely optional, these outdoor games have proven to be incredibly popular with kids. Please register early as we are on a first-come, first-served basis.