Over the weekend, the Juneau Douglas Ice Association kicked off its season with a Learn to Play event at Treadwell Ice Arena. Treadwell donated ice time so Juneau’s youth could lace up skates for the first time and enjoy the day with JDIA coaches and advanced players.
All photos by Steve Quinn
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