Hockey - Sprinker Recreation Center

Sprinker Recreation Center is equipped with a newly renovated NHL regulation ice surface with first rate hockey classes and programs.
March-June ICE ARENA SCHEDULE
(click on the title for full arena schedule)

Upcoming Schedule Changes

Date Changed Event
Reason for Change
Monday, June 12th 11:45-1:15 Skate & Scrimmage Cancelled Year End School Party
Tues, July 4 Facility is Closed
due to Holiday

Youth Hockey Lessons


Youth Hockey ADM Ages 4-16 (American Development Model)


This program will focus on the skating skills used for hockey. Skaters will learn a variety of skills ranging from forward skating to backward skating on one and two feet, stick handling, and some game instruction.
Register for class: (253) 798-4000

USA HOCKEY Membership Required
To join USA Hockey visit www.usahockey.com, click on “players” then click on “register.” Register as a Player/Coach and then follow the instructions. Print out your PDF receipt and bring it to the first class. Membership goes 09/01 - 8/31.

Youth Hockey Lesson Information

Day Time Cost Session/Dates
Sunday 4:15 - 5:00 pm $72.00 (8 weeks)
$45.00 (5 week camp)
Session 5: May 21 - July 23 (no class May 28)
Session 6: July 30 - Aug 27
Sunday 5:00 - 6:15 pm $120.00 (8 weeks)
$75.00 (5 week camp)
Session 5: May 21 - July 23 (no class May 28)
Session 6: July 30 - Aug 27
  • Hockey skates & regulation hockey stick are not required for the 4:15 class.
  • Hockey skates are available to rent at no charge (size 5 and smaller only).
  • Hockey skates & regulation hockey stick are required for the 5:00 class.
Full Equipment required for all classes/sessions
HECC approved helmet (with face mask), hockey pants, support cup/pelvic protector, hockey gloves, shin/elbow/shoulder pads, internal mouth guard, and regulation hockey stick.

Youth Gear Rental


Don't have gear? We rent! $50 (+tax) +$100 deposit / per person / per session


Gear packages are intended for the younger (or smaller) beginning skater. Sizes run small so you will want to attend the fitting date for your session. Quantities are limited and therefore will be distributed at the fitting date or after the first class. Gear may be rented out for one session only and must be turned in (complete) prior to the start of the next session to receive full deposit refund. Package includes all gear with the exception of supporter with cup/or pelvic protector, internal mouth guard, full coverage throat protector/neck guard, hockey skates and hockey sticks. GEAR RENTAL IS NOT GUARANTEED.
The Pro Shop (253) 531-6300 is located on the second floor & has gear available to purchase.

Mandatory FITTING DATES - Thursdays at 6:30 PM

Session Date
Session 5
MAY 18
Session 6
July 27
SUMMER HOCKEY

Youth Hockey 

Stick & Puck


Drop-in (Ages 17 & under) $10(+tax) per player / per session


This is a practice session for stick handling and skating skills.
Tuesday 7:45 - 8:45 pm / Thursday 8:00 - 9:00 pm / Friday 6:30 - 7:30 pm


  • Full gear required
  • Must have face helmets
  • Limited to 30 players
  • No Scrimmaging
Tacoma Junior Hockey Association
Hockey develops skills on the ice that build a foundation for a lifetime. Hockey also promotes confidence, pride, discipline, focus and responsibility. With an emphasis on fun, hockey is a game to be played and enjoyed for life. The Tacoma Junior Hockey Association offers both a recreational youth hockey program and an elite T2 league for boys and girls ages 4-18.
 

Open Hockey Power Skating


Drop-in (All Ages / No Nets) $7(+tax) / per player / per session


Sundays 8:45 - 9:45 am


  • Work independently on skating, edge-work, foot speed, turns, transitions, puck handling & small area creativity.
  • Full gear is required
  • Under age 18 must have full face helmets

Open Hockey Stick & Puck


Drop-in (All Ages) $10(+tax) / per player / per session


This is a practice session for stick handling and skating skills.
Tuesday 9:00 - 10:30 pm / Thursday 9:15 - 10:45 pm / Saturday 4:15 - 5:45 pm / Sunday 7:00 - 8:30 am
  • Full gear required
  • Under 18 must have full face helmets
  • Limited to 30 players
  • No Scrimmaging
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Adult Hockey Lessons


Adult Hockey Learn To Play Class (Ages 18+)


Interested in playing hockey? Never skated before or it’s been long enough for a refresher? Old enough to vote? Then this is the class for you. Our class will work on your skating skills, teach you stick handling, develop your game knowledge and fundamentals and prepare you to play in a league.



USA HOCKEY

Membership Required
To join USA Hockey visit www.usahockey.com, click on “players” then click on “register.” Register as a Player/Coach and then follow the instructions. Print out your PDF receipt and bring it to the first class. Annual Membership 09/01 - 8/31.

Adult Hockey Lesson Information

Class Day
Time Cost Session/Dates
Monday 8:00 - 9:00 pm $96.00 Session 5: May 1 - June 26 (no class May 29)
Session 6: July 3 - Aug 21
Full equipment required:
HECC approved helmet, hockey pants, support cup/pelvic protector, hockey gloves, shin/elbow/shoulder pads, internal mouth guard, and a regulation ice hockey stick. Gear lists available at Sprinker Recreation Center or the Pro Shop at 253-531-6300.



Advanced Adult Hockey Lesson Information

Class Day
Time Cost Session/Dates
Monday 6:45 - 7:45 pm
$96.00 Session 5: May 1 - June 26 (no class May 29)
Session 6: July 3 - Aug 21
Full equipment required:
HECC approved helmet, hockey pants, support cup/pelvic protector, hockey gloves, shin/elbow/shoulder pads, internal mouth guard, and a regulation ice hockey stick. Gear lists available at Sprinker Recreation Center or the Pro Shop at 253-531-6300.

Adult Hockey 

Skate & Scrimmage


Drop-in (ages 18 & over only) $11(+tax) / per player / per session


Lunch Hockey Mondays & Fridays 11:45 am - 1:15 pm
Wednesday & Sunday 8:30 - 10:00 pm
  • Payment will not be taken earlier than 2 hours prior to the start of the session
  • Full gear required
  • Limited to 20 players
  • First 3 goalies play free
  • All games are non-checking