San Jose Learn To Play

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    Little Sharks

Learn to Play is a program that provides a unique opportunity for families to join the hockey community and for participants to develop fundamental skills to help them succeed both on and off the ice. Created jointly by the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) and the National Hockey League (NHL). Learn to Play’s goal is to inspire youth and welcome more families into the hockey community.

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Rink & Address Locations

Solar4America Ice At San Jose
1500 S 10th St, San Jose, CA 95112
Solar4America Ice At Fremont
44388 Old Warm Springs Blvd, Fremont, CA 94538
Oakland Ice Center
519 18th St, Oakland, CA 94612
Ice Center at Cupertino
10123 N Wolfe Rd #1020, Cupertino, CA 95014
Nazareth Ice Oasis - Redwood City
3140 Bay Rd, Redwood City, CA 94063
Nazareth Ice Oasis - San Mateo
202 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA 94404
Skatetown Ice Arena
1009 Orlando Ave, Roseville, CA 95661
Tri-Valley Ice
6611 Preston Ave D, Livermore, CA 94551
Vacaville Ice Sports
551 Davis St, Vacaville, CA 95688
Yerba Buena Ice Skating and Bowling Center
750 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94107
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    Frequently Asked Questions

Everything you need to know about the Little Sharks!

Your options are attend our make-up Fitting Day, Fit your child through Pure Hockey’s online portal, or receive a refund.

Yes, you are welcome to choose a size up for your gear, however if you choose this option, we will not offer exchanges if the gear does not fit.

While we highly recommend participants take a Learn to Skate class prior to Little Sharks, it is not required. However, participants that are more comfortable on the ice will get more out of the Learn to Play program.

Yes, missing one class won’t be a problem; however we recommend that all participants attend the first and last classes.

Ticket information will be provided during weeks 5 and 6 for the complimentary ticket.

Your children can still participate in a Learn to Skate or introduction to hockey program such as Hockey 1, 2, 3, Pre-Hockey, Hockey Tots or any equivalent program but cannot participate in any other Learn to Play programs.

We currently only offer 2 sessions of Little Sharks per year - one in the Spring and one in the Summer, however we encourage you to participate in a Learn to Skate program prior to Little Sharks, if possible, as participants will get more out of the Learn to Play program if they are comfortable on the ice.

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