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MSH Newsletter 1-6-2023

By MSH, 01/08/23, 7:45AM CST


1) Calendar events that require registration
2) Hockey Day Lakeville - Registration closes Jan 11
3) Chaska Pond Hockey - Registration closes Jan 24
4) Strauss apparel store opens Jan 8
5) Goalie clinic
6) Idea box

1. Calendar Events that Require a Registration

There are many MSH events that include all the teams.  Most of these events require a specific registration.  The registration link is in the calendar item and the newsletter, but you must click on the item to see all the information.  Please use the registration link to register, NOT the RSVP on the calendar item.  If you have registered with the calendar item, all the information that is required for the event will not be available for the event planners and you might not be allowed to participate.

2. Hockey Day Lakeville – REGISTRATION REQUIRED – Closes on Wednesday, January 11th

Please note the location change for this event!  It is at Hasse Arena in Lakeville.

MN Special Hockey has been invited to skate at Hockey Day Lakeville on Saturday, January 14, 2023.  This is a great opportunity to showcase the MN Special Hockey program and it will be a lot of fun!  

MN Special Hockey will skate on Saturday, January 14th from 4:00 - 4:45pm at Hasse Arena, 8525 215th St. W, Lakeville.  If you register, please commit to attending.   Please use this link to register:  Welcome | Lakeville Hockey Day - 2023 | Minnesota Special Hockey (

3. Chaska Pond Hockey Skate - Registration Required - closes Jan. 24

MN Special Hockey has been invited to skate at the inaugural Chaska Pond Hockey event on Saturday, January 28th from 1:00 - 2:00pm.  This fun all-day outdoor event will have food trucks, hot chocolate, bonfires, a DJ, and tons of outdoor hockey.  Location is Fireman's Park, 3210 Chaska Blvd., Chaska.  MN Special Hockey will have two rinks available for our teams from 1:00 - 2:00pm.  

This is a pond hockey event so there will be no goalies and teams will be either 3v3 or 4v4.  Shoulder pads and breezers are recommended but not required. There will be shared tents and benches available to put on gear and skates.

If you are a coach and can help at this event, please email Holly Tchida at:  (Volunteers do not need to register but please let Holly know if you can attend).

Players:  Please register if you are planning on attending.  The registration deadline is Tuesday, January 24th.  Please register here:

More info on the Chaska Pond Hockey event can be found here: Home | Claycuppondhockey Or (

4. Strauss Apparel Store Open Jan. 8-16

There is another opportunity to order some great MSH apparel before the end of the season!  The next Strauss apparel store will open this Sunday, January 8th and will close at midnight on January 16th.  There are unfortunately no UNRL items available due to shipping delays, but there will be lots of other awesome MSH items.  

Here is the link to order from Jan. 8th through Jan. 16th:

5. Goalie Clinic on Jan. 29 

Coach Steve Coonan is offering a goalie clinic on Sunday, January 29th from 11:15 – 12:30 at MN Made Ice Center in Edina.  MN Special Hockey would love to see all our goalies attend this clinic.  Even if you are thinking about playing goalie you should consider attending.

Please register here if you are planning on attending:

6. Idea Box

We love hearing from you and always appreciate your input.  Did you know that MSH has an Idea Box? You can find it here:   Welcome | IDEA BOX | Minnesota Special Hockey (