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April 2 for End of Season Banquet


The NLYHA End of Season Banquet is scheduled for Tuesday, April 2 at Breezy Point Resort.  All of the details are below.


Schedule: Minnesota Room (lower level by main lodge doors - use main doors and signs will direct you)

  • 5:30 pm - Social Hour
    • 50% of the bar proceeds come back to the association.  Thank you to Breezy Point Resort!
  • 6:00 pm - Dinner
    • Menu is a spaghetti bar (detailed menu in the registration link)
  • Program to follow dinner
    • The program includes a general business update, team recognition, awards and guest speaker.



  • If you plan to attend the banquet, we do ask that you register/RSVP so we can ensure we have enough seating.
  • The registration link is below.  There are several categories that we are asking you to fill out.  We do need to know who it just attending and spectating and who is eating so we 1) have enough chairs for butts and 2) we have enough food.  Please help us out by registering online in order to plan a successful event.


What Else is Happening?

  • Voting for 4 Board Members.
    • We currently have 3 applicants and their applications are posted on the main page of the website.
    • If you are interested in being a board member, please submit your application by March 22.  The application can be found below and on the website.
  • We are excited to announce our guest speaker this year is Paul Martin!  
    • Mr. Martin is a retired NHL defenseman from Elk River.  He was drafted in 2000 by the New Jersey Devils and played with them for six seasons.  He also played for the Pittsburgh Penguins and the San Jose Sharks.
    • For Mr. Martin's full bio, you can go to 
  • We will have another raffle!   Tickets are $10.  Below are the items we will be raffling.  Thank you to Land's End Development, Magnum Research and Wells Fargo for their generous donations!
  • The Sauce Kit Game is back!  Every player has 3 shots for a chance to win their own Sauce Kit.  Thank you for Breezy Point Hockey Center for their generous donation!

Summer Hockey Camp Opportunities

Below are optional summer camp opportunities.  NLYHA does not recommend or require any particular camp - players and parents need to make those individual decisions.  There are some discounts available to NLYHA players.

Contact Us Northern Lakes Youth Hockey Association

PO Box 96, Deerwood, MN 56444

NLYHA Mite Jamboree

Looking for the details on the NLYHA Mite Jamboree?  Please refer to the Teams tab and find the one titled Mite Jamboree.  Thank you!

Email Distrubution

If your family is not receiving the email communications, as expected, please check your SportsEngine account.  Login, go to Account Settings and ensure all email addresses are valid.   You need to be registered for the 2018-2019 to receive email communications.  Thank you!

Check out our pull tab, meat raffle and bingo sites listed under the More+ tab then selecting Fundraising.  We appreciate their support and they appreciate your's!

Schwan's-Cares Fundraiser

During our Schwan's campaign, 20% of product and 40% of eGift Card sales go back to the organization.

Visit and enter our Campaign ID: 40939

Join Our Fundraising Team!!

iCal Instructions

Click on this link and you will be taken to the iCal Instructions page. Hopefully this will help you with importing the calendar for your team into your smart phone, Google Calendar, or Outlook Express.

Submit your Expense Reimbursement:

Click on the link below to download the form used to submit for reimbursement of expenses.  See the form for instructions.