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Check out what’s happening in Kraft Hockeyville this weekend!

Friday, September 13  NHL® Officials On-Ice Clinic 6:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. – Stirling & District Recreation Centre (Free to come and watch!) Local minor hockey officials will sharpen their skills on-ice with the NHL Officials!  Saturday, September 14  NHL® Team Arrivals 9:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. – Yardmen Arena / North End of the Building (Free to come and watch!)  This is your chance to see the NHL® Players up close as they arrive for the Practice Session!  NHL® Team Practice Session 10:30 A.M. – 12:15 P.M. – Yardmen Arena (Free Ticketed Event)  Tickets available now on first come, first served basis at the Yardmen Arena Box Office. NHL® Player Q & A Session 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. – Stirling & District Recreation Centre (Free to come and watch!)  Line up for access begins at 12 noon. First come, first served.  What do you want to know about life in the NHL®? Bring … Continue reading

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Kick-Off Party

When: Friday, September 13, 2013 at 8 p.m. Where: Covered Bridge, Stirling ON Any additional tickets will be distributed at this event. Featuring live music The FarSide Tickets: $10 per person Available at Rustic Routes, Stirling or at the door. Kick off the NHL weekend with Kraft Hockeyville 2012. Proceeds support Stirling-Rawdon Improvement. Age of Majority event.

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NHL ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATING TEAMS AND DATE FOR KRAFT HOCKEYVILLE HOST TOWN, STIRLING-RAWDON

Community to Host a 2013-14 Pre-Season Game Between the Washington Capitals and Winnipeg Jets; Game Will Be Broadcast on CBC’s “Hockey Night in Canada” TORONTO (June 17, 2013) – The wait is over for fans in the Ontario township of Stirling-Rawdon, the winner of Kraft Hockeyville. After the postponement of last year’s game, hockey enthusiasts will have the opportunity to see NHL® stars take the ice at Yardmen Arena in Belleville when the community hosts a 2013-14 pre-season game between the Washington Capitals and Winnipeg Jets on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, the National Hockey League announced today.  “The National Hockey League is proud to conduct Kraft Hockeyville and is absolutely delighted that this unique initiative will resume in September,” said NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. “I already have congratulated Stirling-Rawdon for its passion and spirit; today I applaud its patience and look forward to the excitement the community will enjoy when … Continue reading

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Alumni ticket distribution

Tickets can be picked up between 4 and 8 p.m. on: Tuesday, September 18, 2012 Wednesday, September 19, 2012 Thursday, September 20, 2012 Friday, September 21, 2012 Monday, September 24, 2012 Tuesday, September 25, 2012 Wednesday, September 26, 2012 Thursday, September 27, 2012 The ticket can be picked up from Edith Ray, 70 Mill St. Stirling ON. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. View Larger Map The Alumni game will take place at the Stirling and District recreation centre. Name Adam Haley Allan Detlor Allan Wells Amanda Dunlop Amanda Wells Amy Weigel deroche Andrew Fralick Andrew Jeffs Andrew Lewis Ane Daza Angelina morrison Ashley Cooney Barb Lea beckie lapalm Becky Wells Belleville Bulls Beth Abbott Betty Nelson Betty Sine bill Cooke Bill McKeown Bill Rowe Bill Ryan Blair Graham Bob Cooney Bob Sills Bonnie Heasman Brad Comeau Brad Parliament Brad Whiteman Brandon West Brenda Cooney Brian Cooke Brian Cooney Brian Detlor Brian … Continue reading

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Kraft Hockeyville Hockey Clinic assignments

These clinics will be delivered by the Toronto Maple Leaf instructors (the lock-out will not affect these clinics) at the Stirling and District recreation centre. Group 1 – Oct 1st – 6pm Name  Age group Rykken Ellis 4 Jake Sage 4 Jared Ellis 4 Cash Parkhurst 4 Ethan Morgan 4 Noah Morgan 4 Lucas Adamson 4 Nathan Lacroly 4 Lucas Adamson 4 Noah Morgan 4 Mason Musclow 5 Sam Thompson 5 Ashton King 5 Tyler Donnelly 5 Marrek Hennessy 5 Jack Andrews 5 Rylan Reid 5     Group 2 – Oct 1st – 7pm Name  Age group Glen Mcinnes 6 Deacon Ellis 6 Sydnie Johnston 6 Reed Lazier 6 Lance Zafelt 6 Cameron  White 6 Nathan Ford 6 Matthew McGuinness 6 Kaden Dunlop 6 Tristen Dacust 6 Jordan McLaughlin 6 Cage Butcher 6 Wesley Bartlett 6 Aiden Allen 6 Keegen Locklin 6 Nathan Hoover 6 Cohen Adamson 6 aaron … Continue reading

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Kraft Hockeyville 2012 tickets to be distributed through public draw

Hometown pride, hockey passion to be on full display at October 3NHL® Pre-Season Game Stirling-Rawdon, ON – August 9, 2012 – The Stirling-Rawdon Local Organizing Committee today announced the launch of the Kraft Hockeyville 2012 public ticket draw. Residents of the Township of Stirling-Rawdon and families from select surrounding communities who have children registered in Stirling sports programs are eligible to submit an entry for tickets to the October 3, 2012 NHL® Pre-Season game between the Toronto Maple Leafs® and Columbus Blue Jackets®.  An NHL Team Practice Session is tentatively scheduled to occur and be open to the public on October 3, 2012, to be confirmed September 6, 2012. If the NHL Team Practice Session is made public, tickets for that event will also be made available. Entrants will be required to complete paper ballots (online balloting not available), which includes correctly answering a skill-testing question, at the Stirling & … Continue reading

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Stirling-Rawdon to bring Kraft Hockeyville game to Belleville

NHL® pre-season game to be played at Yardmen Arena, allowing more people in the community to experience live NHL action Stirling-Rawdon, ON – May 9, 2012 – The Township of Stirling-Rawdon, winners of Kraft Hockeyville 2012, announced today that the 2012-2013 NHL® pre-season game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Columbus Blue Jackets will be played in Belleville, Ontario at Yardmen Arena on October 3, 2012. Members of the Stirling-Rawdon Local Organizing Committee made the decision, in collaboration with the Kraft Hockeyville partners, to move the game to Belleville to allow a greater number of people from the community to celebrate the win and enjoy the game live. As the Kraft Hockeyville 2012 winning community, Stirling-Rawdon won the right to host the NHL preseason game and will receive $100,000 for arena upgrades from Kraft Canada, $10,000 in food bank donations and a visit from CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada. “Each … Continue reading

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Stirling wins Kraft Hockeyville

Courtesy of The Belleville Intelligencer: http://www.intelligencer.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3521823 STIRLING-RAWDON – It’s now official, “Canada’s most passionate hockey community” has earned the title of Kraft Hockeyville 2012. At 10:48 p.m. Saturday night, Cindy Brandt, chair of the Stirling Hockeyville committee, received CBC’s Hockeyville cup from former Toronto Maple Leafs’ Darcy Tucker and lifted it high above thousands of supporters at the village’s arena. “This is been the most amazing experience,” said and ecstatic Brandt while celebrating Stirling’s victory. “I cannot believe how many people came tonight to celebrate our journey. We just appreciate everyone in the entire area, in the entire country that voted to make us the winners of Hockeyville 2012.” More than 11 million votes were registered for the top five communities across the country between March 17 and March 20 – Stirling earning almost four millions of those votes, finishing more than one million votes ahead of Pacific West Kelowna … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Pond Hockey Tournament

The registration form for Pond Hockey is now available. It can be found on the calendar under January Registration is limited.

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Stirling Schools are looking for 200 boxes of Kraft Dinner

The Stirling Schools are looking for 200 boxes of Kraft Dinner as they are attempting to do a domino course around the schools. If you have any to spare, please drop off at one of the schools or send to school with your kids with a note on it.

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