Kids try hockey for free across Minnesota

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Nov 3, 2013 at 5:54 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kids across Minnesota were seeing what hockey is all about at Try Hockey For Free Day Saturday.

Seventy-three events were scheduled at rinks around the state. The events are aimed at welcoming boys and girls, ages 4 to 9, to come to a local rink and try youth hockey free of charge.

This is the third consecutive year that Minnesota Hockey has participated in USA Hockey's Try Hockey For Free Day. Last November, 43 Minnesota locations hosted at Try Hockey For Free event.

Equipment was provided and no experience was required.

Try Hockey For Fee Day is part of Come Play Hockey Month, which gives children the opportunity to play hockey.

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