Welcome to CRPD/CIHC’S Learn-to-Play program. Participants must have completed CRPD/CIHC’s Learn to Skate program or comparable program and have basic ice skating skills. Our goal is to help all participants learn the basic fundamentals of ice hockey in a fun and safe environment. All participants will be taught by USA Hockey certified coaches and have an opportunity to continue in our CIHC HOCKEY TEAM program once they have completed this program.  


What aged players are appropriate for this program?

Players between the ages of 5 and 18 are welcome


What time of the year does this program run?

CRPD/CIHC offer Learn to Play program November through mid February


Where are practices and games typically held?

Practices are held at the OhioHealth Chillers and Ohio Expo Center Taft Coliseum


When are practices and how often are they?

Starting mid November, on-ice practices are 2 times per week through mid February. These are typically held on Friday evenings at OhioHealth Chillers and Saturday mornings at the Fairgrounds.

SEASON 2023/2024

To register your child in the CIHC Learn to Play program please click register button below.

Each player MUST complete a Learn to Skate program, have a USA Hockey Registration Number, and must have FULL Ice Hockey Gear to participate.

To complete registration through our secure site, you will be required to pay a $10 non-refundable deposit so please have your credit card or checking account information available.   There is a 2 step process, once you have paid registration fee and entered your USA Hockey # please finish registration for your player at link below:

 If your family needs to apply for financial assistance, please fill out the Scholarship Application and register using the button below. Be sure to select the "Scholarship Participant" option, the balance of a scholarship awardee will be based on an individual family's situation, determined by the Scholarship Committee.

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