Little Rockers and Novice Curling

2021/22 update: Our “Little Rockers and Novice” Learn to Curl Programs are now scheduled to run during the same time on Sundays from 12:45 to 2 pm starting Sunday October 24th.
Parents and families can begin to arrive at 12:30 pm.
‘Warm up’ will begin at 12:45 pm.
On-ice instruction will begin at 1 pm and end at 1:55 pm.
Off-ice ‘cool down’ goes from 1:55 pm to 2 pm.
Little Rockers curlers will have instruction on sheet #1.
Novice curlers will have instruction on sheets #2,#3, and #4.
Parents and curlers are asked to remain in section A (closest to the club entrance doors) while watching their children curl, and must agree to follow all of our public health protocols. (We will review these procedures, along with all of our “Return to Play” Public Health measures on the first day of curling. This will include wearing of masks, social distancing, CPHO sign in and demonstration of full vaccination for those who are required by issued mandate of CPHO. Parents/caregivers of Little Rockers and Novice curlers who have signed up have already been notified of this time change and health protocol via email).

Little Rockers (2021-22)

Sessions take place *Sundays 12:45 pm – 2 pm: (warm up 12:45 pm-1 pm, Curling Instruction 1 pm-1:50 pm/1:55 pm, Cool Down 1:50 pm/1:55 pm -2 pm)

The Little Rockers Program is a Youth Instructional Program for children ages 6 & 7. This program is lead by our Little Rockers and Novice Learn to Curl Program Coordinator, along with our coaching team and volunteers. The program is a Cornwall Curling Club initiative that is guided by Curling Canada’s junior curling instructional programming.  Children will learn ice safety, basic curling techniques, and some of the basic rules of curling. The objective is safety, fun, social interaction, an introduction to the game, and active and inclusive living!  CSA-approved helmets are a mandatory part of this program.

Our Club abides by all recommendations from Curling Canada and Curl PEI for curler to instructor/supervision ratio. During the 2021-22 season, we will practicing social distancing and all health and safety protocols will be enacted as per our Club Operational Manual(s), and our ‘Return to Play’ policies. For more information on this, please inquire with the Club Manager.

*A season schedule will be provided to families at the start of the season, advising specific dates of curling sessions. Every attempt will be made to meet those dates. However, please note that when you purchase this product you are not solely purchasing “ice time” — instruction could include on or off-ice instruction, video instruction, handouts, emails, etc…

The Cornwall Curling Club reserves the right to re-schedule (when possible) and/or cancel sessions due to weather and/or club events, without compensation.
 
Novice (2021-22)
The Novice Instructional Program consists of, on average, TWO sessions per week. Sunday 12:45 pm-2 pm (warm-up 12:45 to 1 pm, Curling Instruction 1 pm-1:50 pm/1:55 pm,  cool down 1:50 pm/1:55 pm-2 pm,  plus Tuesday 4:45 pm to 6 pm (warm-up 4:45 pm-5 pm, curling instruction 5 pm-5:50 pm/5:55 pm, cool down 5:50 pm/5:55 pm to 6 pm).

The Novice Instructional Program is for children ages 8-12 years old. This program is lead by our Junior Coordinator, along with our coaching team and volunteers.  The program is a Cornwall Curling Club initiative that is guided by Curling Canada junior curling instructional programming. Children will learn ice safety, beginner and enhanced curling techniques, and the rules of curling. The objective of the program is safety, fun, social interaction, an introduction to the game, and active and inclusive living, and preparation for competitive play!  Typically (although not always, depending on the Program Facilitator’s lesson plans): Sunday sessions consist of instruction time and learning new skills. Some or all of Tuesday’s instructional plans are often used for game experience or enhanced skills development. CSA-approved helmets are a mandatory part of this program.

Our Club abides by all recommendations from Curling Canada and Curl PEI for curler to instructor/supervision ratio. During the 2021-22 season, we will practicing social distancing and all health and safety protocolx will be enacted as per our Club Operational Manual(s), and ‘Return to Play’ policies.
For more information on this, please inquire with the Club Manager.

*A season schedule will be provided at the start of the season to families advising specific dates of curling sessions. Every attempt will be made to meet those dates. However, please note that when you purchase this product you are not solely purchasing “ice time” — instruction could include on or off ice instruction, video instruction, handouts, emails, etc…

The Cornwall Curling Club reserves the right to re-schedule (when possible) and/or cancel sessions due to weather and/or club events, without compensation. Every effort possible will always be made to re-schedule any cancelled times due to club events.