Annual Skate with the Bears Jan. 11

Friends of Maine Hockey will host the annual Skate with the Bears event from 4:15–5:15 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 11 at the Alfond Arena. Members of the University of Maine men’s and women’s ice hockey teams will be on the ice meeting fans, signing autographs and posing for photos.

Friends of Maine Hockey board members also will be in attendance to answer questions, sign up new members and sell merchandise in support of the teams.

The event is free and open to the public. There is a limited supply of free skate rentals available. Hot cocoa, coffee and doughnuts will be provided by Dunkin Donuts, as well as pizza from Domino’s.