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Nelson Minor Hockey cancels year-end banquet until further notice due to COVID 19

The novice players, seen here playing against the Montreal Canadiens Oldtimers in January at the NDCC Arena, will have had their year-end awards banquet put on hold due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. — The Nelson Daily photo

Due to the COVID 19 outbreak, Selkirk College Tenth Street Campus has canceled All functions meaning the Nelson Minor Hockey Banquet scheduled for April 2 has been on hold.

“We will be discussing this as board to see what the next steps will be,” said a NMHA Board member Monday. “Please know that the function has been canceled until further notice.”

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused numerous cancelations of large events as public health officials urge people to prohibit all public gatherings of more than 50 people, including indoor and outdoor sporting events, conferences, meetings, religious gatherings and other similar events.

Nelson Youth Soccer canceled all Spring Break Indoor Programs due to COVID-19 Friday, March 13, 2020.