Association News


Tom Duffey 2022 Summer Hockey Schools

Tom Duffey Hockey Schools are pleased to annouce the addition of a new school this coming summer in Bedford at the BMO Center. It will run from July 25-29 and will feature a Defenceman School for all ages as well as a Forward school for U9/U11 and a Forward School for U13/15 for full details visit and to register call us at 902 443-3414. Below are the other summer schools we are offering.

2022 Summer Schools:

 - July 18-22 Halifax Forward and Defenceman Schools


- July 25-29 Bedford Forward and Defenceman Schools

- Aug 1-5 Halifax Power Skating School with Marie Bowness

- Aug 8-12 Halifax Hockey School

- Aug 22-26 Bedford Hockey School

Jun 16, 2022

Hockey Halifax Summit

The Society for Equity in Sport is inviting members of the hockey community to take part in their Halifax Hockey Summit later this month.


The event takes place from June 24-25 at the Prince George Hotel in Halifax and is designed for players, parents, coaches, administrators, and officials. Speakers include former Montreal Canadiens forward Georges Laraque, NHL on TNT analyst and former NHLer Anson Carter, the Buffalo Beauts’ Mikyla Grant-Mentis, and national women’s team Olympic gold medalist Jill Saulnier.


Trailblazer Bill Riley, the first African Nova Scotian to play in the NHL, will also be speaking at the event and the two Hockey Nova Scotia awards honouring his contributions to the game will be presented.

Jun 9, 2022

Museum of Industry Summer HOCKEY Exhibits

The Museum of Industry is hosting two summer exhibits, HOCKEY, a travelling exhibit developed by the Canadian Museum of History and Hockey Whose Game Is It? Stories of Nova Scotia’s diverse hockey history Developed by the Museum of Industry.


Special group rate for minor hockey teams, $3.90 per child.   To book a group tour, email:

May 31, 2022

Coaches Expression of Interest 2022-23 Season

Coaches Expression of Interest 2022-23 Season

Deadline is June 16th, 2022.  Apply now!

May 26, 2022

Free Coaching Conference

Big news Chebucto coaches, there is a coaching conference taking place May 26-May 28 open to Chebucto coaches they have some great presenters and its free. A great opportunity to sharpen your coaching skills and knowledge share with coaches from other associations as well.
Presenters:Andrew Paris - Canadian Sport Centre AtlanticDanny MacKinnon - Pittsburgh Penguins EliteDanny Heath - Project HockeyScott Gouthro - Cape Breton Eagles QMJHL Goalie CoachCorey McNabb - Director of Hockey Development with Hockey CanadaAndrew Brewer - Video Coach Florida Panthers NHLPaul Matheson - Evolution Skating/Toronto Maple Leafs
The link to sign up is below
VP Development - Jared Glazebrook
May 17, 2022

AGM Notice, VP Reports and Update 2021-2022 Season

Hello Chebucto Families,

Reminder notice: CMHA - AGM

What: Annual General Meeting

When: 7:00pm- Doors open 6:45 pm

Where: Lions Rink- Atlantic Room

AGM Agenda- Revised AGM_AGENDA_2021-2022 

Please note: Bryan Esbaugh has withdrawn his Nomintation for the President Role and will remain in the VP Risk Management Role.

Craig Myra is acclaimed for the President seat for the 2022-2024 Seasons- Congratulations!

Please see the Following VP Reports for the 2021-2022 Season

Craig Messervey EVP EVP 2021-2022 

Al Driscoll - Treasurer Report_2021-2022 

Bryan Esbaugh - VPRisk_2021-2022 

Stephen Pelham - VP Competitive_2021-2022 

Matt White - U7 Board Report 21-22 (1) 

Desi Munden - VP U9 Report 

Melissa Gunn - VP Admin Report 

Ja-red Glazebrook- Development Report 2021-2022 

We still have vacancies on the Board: VP Recreation, VP- U7, VP -U9 and Member at Large (U9)

An expression of interest weill go out after the AGM to try and fill these seats. If you are interested in voluntering for any of these roles... All Positions are listed on our website under the Policy tab- CMHA Constitution and Bylaws 2020.pdf (

Please reach out to Craig Messervey - if you are interested in any information.

Thank you,

Sara Aucoin,

President, CMHA

May 13, 2022