NEYASKWEYAHK MEMORIAL ARENA

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MISSION STATEMENT:

NEYASKWEYAHK MEMORIAL ARENA IS A SKATING FACILITY THAT ACCOMODATES THE COMMUNITY AND SURROUNDING TOWNS FOR SKATING, SPECIAL ACTIVITIES, PROGRAMS AND EVENTS.

 

A LITTLE ABOUT US:

  • THE ERMINESKIN ARENA WAS COMPLETED IN JULY OF 1998. IT FEATURES AN N.H.L SIZED ICE SURFACE. WE PROVIDE SERVICES TO SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES SUCH AS WETASKIWIN, PONOKA, MILLET, RED DEER, SYLVAN LAKE, EDMONTON, AS WELL AS OTHER NATIVE COMMUNITIES IN THE AREA.
  • THE ERMINESKIN ARENA WAS RENAMED THE “NEYASKWEYAHK MEMORIAL ARENA” ON OCTOBER 9, 2002 TO COMMEMORATE PASSED HOCKEY PLAYERS FROM IN AND AROUND THE COMMUNITY.
  • THE ARENA LOBBY IS A SHOWCASE OF PICTURES OF PAST AND PRESENT HOCKEY PLAYERS.
  • ELDERS AND YOUTH ARE DISPLAYED WITH PRIDE.

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HOCKEY BOARDS ADVERTISING PROGRAM:

THE BUILDING OCCUPIES AN AREA OF 32,940 SQ. FT.

THE RINK DIMENSIONS ARE 200 X 85FT. OF SURFACE AREA WHICH ALLOWS US TO SELL 20 ARENA BOARD ADS. THESE ADS ARE SITUATED ON THE NORTH SIDE OF THE ARENA STARTING ON THE HALFWAY MARK.

THE ADS ARE 4 X 8 FT. WHICH MAKES THE COST OF PURCHASING:

  • $500.00 FOR THE FIRST YEAR TERM.
  • $300.00 FOR THE SECOND AND CONTINUING YEARS AFTER.

 

 DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES AND/OR PROGRAMS THAT DEPARTMENT OFFERS:  

ARENA ICE RENTAL RATES;           MINOR (MASKWACIS)                  $50.00 PER HOUR

(WINTER MONTHS)                         MINOR (OUT OF TOWN)               $75.00 PER HOUR

                                                           MINOR TOURNAMENTS               $500.00 PER DAY

                                                                                                                     $250.00 ½ DAY

                                                          ADULT (MASKWACIS)                  $80.00 PER HOUR

                                                         ADULT (OUT OF TOWN)                $100.00 PER HOUR

                                                        SR. TOURNAMENTS                       $1400.00 WKND.

                                                                                                                     $1200.00 SAT/SUN

                                                                                                                     $650.00 PER DAY

BIRTHDAY PARTIES(MINOR)       $50.00 PER HOUR

                DAYCARE                                     $20.00 PER HOUR

               SCHOOLS                                        $20.00 PER HOUR

SUMMER MONTHS:                       BUILDING RATES                             $250.00 PER DAY

 

 

 NEYASKWEYAHK MEMORIAL SCHEDULE TO DATE:                          

MONDAY TO FRIDAYPUBLIC SKATING FROM 3:30 TO 4:45PM

HELMETS MUST BE WORN (MINORS) WEEKEND PUBLIC SKATING REVOLVE AROUND MINOR HOCKEY GAME SCHEDULE- CHECK ARENA FOR TIMES.

MONDAY TO THURSDAY- ACCOMADATE MASKWACIS MINOR HOCKEY PRACTICES STARTING AT

5:00PM TO 10:00PM-

WEEKENDS SCHEDULED FOR MINOR HOCKEY GAMES- TIMES ARE POSTED

*MASKWACIS MINOR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION UTILIZE ARENA FROM SEPTEMBER TO APRIL OF EACH YEAR- WITH AT TIMES A SCHEDULED HOCKEY SCHOOL(AUGUST), CONDITIONING CAMP & TEAM TRY-OUTS.

ADULT NOON HOUR SKATE- 12.00 TO 1:00PM - $2.00 PER SKATER

ERMINESKIN DAYCARE & HEADSTART SKATING PROGRAM- EVERY TUESDAY 10:00-11:00AM & 2:00-3:00PM

 MENS DROP-IN SKATING - $5.00 PER SKATER- CHECK SCHEDULE FOR DATES AND TIMES

M.H.L. (MENS HOCKEY LEAGUE) SUNDAY NIGHT SCHEDULED LEAGUE- $60.00 PER PLAYER WITH A 15 GAME SCHEDULE PLUS PLAY-OFFS (MARCH/APRIL)

 

ARENA CONCESSION: Info TBA

 

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LOCATION AND ADDRESS:                                                                          

NEYASKWEYAHK MEMORIAL ARENA

C/O ERMINESKIN TRIBAL ENTERPRISES

BOX 219, MASKWACIS, AB. T0C 1N0

Contact # (780) 585-2273 or (780) 585- 2278 fax: (780) 585-3191

 

STAFF LISTING:          

ARENA MANAGER: TYRONE ERMINESKIN
FACILITY SUPERVISOR: CLARENCE WHITEBEAR
FACILITY OPERTOR: RYAN STONEY
FACILITY OPERATOR: EARL ERMINESKIN
FACILITY OPERATOR: ALAN WOLFE
MAINTENANCE OPERATOR: PRESTON WHITEBEAR
FACILITY OPERATOR: S.AMOS WARD-CARDINAL

 

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ARENA RULES OF CONDUCT:

PARENTS, IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY THAT YOUR CHILD(REN) ARE AWARE OF THE RULES OF CONDUCT WHILE YOU ARE UTILIZING THE FACILITY.

1)     GARBAGE DISPOSAL CONTAINERS ARE PROVIDED. PLEASE USE THEM.

2)     NO SPITTING ALLOWED ANYWHERE IN THIS FACILITY

3)     NO SWEARING

4)     NO DISORDERLY CONDUCT- INTOXICATED OR ABUSIVE BEHAVIOR WILL NOT BE TOLERATED. ALL OR ANY OF THIS KIND OF BEHAVIOR WILL BE REPORTED TO THE AUTHORITIES AND WILL EVICT ANY SUCH PERSON IMMEDIATELY.

5)     NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES OR DRUGS ON THE PREMISES.

6)     NO SMOKING.

7)     ANY DAMAGE DONE TO THIS FACILITY WILL NOT BE TOLERATED. PARENTS WILL BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE DONE.

8)     COACHES: THE DRESSING ROOMS ARE CLEAN WHEN YOU ARRIVE AND WE EXPECT THEM TO BE CLEAN WHEN YOU LEAVE.

9)     PLEASE DO NOT WRITE ON THE WALLS.

10)   NO ONE EXCEPT THE STAFF IS ALLOWED ON THE ICE WITH STREET SHOES.

11)   WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY HOCKEY EQUIPMENT LEFT IN BUILDING.

12)   NO SKATEBOARDING OR ROLLERBLADING IS ALLOWED IN THE BUILDING.

13)   NO FIGHTING, GAMES OF TAG, BALL HOCKEY OR SHOOTING PUCKS ARE ALLOWED IN LOBBY OR OTHER AREAS OF THE ARENA OTHER THAN ICE SURFACE.

14)   CURFEW TIME IS 9:00P EVERY EVENING, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF BANTAM AND MIDGET PLAYERS.

15)   PLAYERS’ CONDUCT ON AND OFF THE ICE WILL BE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE COACH WHILE YOU ARE IN THIS FACILITY.

16)   MAINTENANCE STAFF IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR SUPERVISING YOUR CHILDREN.

17)   CHILDREN CAN NOT BE LEFT UNATTENDED DURING GAME AND PRACTICE TIMES.

 

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