New Hope Parks and Recreation programs

New Hope Parks and Recreation is offering the following upcoming program:

Rink Rat Hockey: For boys and girls ages 5-12. Low-key instructional games are played every Friday evening and late Sunday afternoon Jan. 4 through Feb. 13 at rinks in New Hope and nearby communities.

Participants must provide their own transportation and equipment (hockey skates, stick, helmet with mask, mouth guard, shin pads, hockey gloves, elbow pads and protective cup). Coaches will provide instruction and officiate. Each player will receive a league jersey and participation award.

Schedules will be mailed the week of Dec. 26. There are three separate divisions for kids 5-6, 7-9, and 10-12. The league fee is $42. Deadline to register is Dec. 7.

To register or for more information, call the New Hope Recreation office at 763-531-5151.