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Learn to Skate Classes

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First Steps (ages 2-4)

This program for independent pre-school aged children focuses on gently acquainting young children with the ice and developing coordination in a creative and playful enviroment.

Parent & Tot (ages 2-4)

This is a parent participation version of our First Steps program for young beginners. Parents should be sufficiently comfortable on ice skates to assist their child. Tots who can move and get up on their own on the ice should register for Snowplow Sam.

Pre Hockey (ages 3-6)

Pre Hockey is intended for children who have not ice skated before and are enthusiastic about hockey.  Kids will learn balance, basic forward and backward skating, glides, stops, turns and beginning crossovers. Required equipment includes a hockey helmet (with a face cage), stick, shin guards, hockey skates and hockey gloves.

Snowplow Sam (ages 4-6)

First time skaters will be learning basic balance, proper falling and getting up, beginning forward skating and two foot glides.  Levels 1,2 and 3 are progressive in completion and skill mastery.  Students will work on skating with speed, simple turns, beginning backward skating and stops.

Basic Skills 1-2 (ages 6+)

The "Basic Skills" curriculum provides beginners with a strong skating foundation. Once a skater has completed the first two levels, they may choose to enroll in the Jr. Figure Skating Academy or Hockey Academy Programs.

Basic Skills 3-4 (ages 6+)

The progression to Levels 3-4 includes forward and backward stroking, forward crossovers, three turns, stops, footwork combinations and much more! Once at this level, skaters will also have the opportunity to join our Jr. Figure Skating Academy

Basic Skills 5-6 (ages 6+)

The progression to Levels 5-6 includes backward crossovers, hockey stops, edge work, three-turns, T-stops, Bunny hops and more.  Skaters at this level are more than ready and encouraged to join our Jr. Figure Skating Academy as this has proven to increase their progress at a faster and steady pace.

Jr. Figure Skating Academy - Level 3 and above (ages 6+)

While encouraging skaterrs to accelerate their completion of the Basic Skills curriculum, Academy coaches motivate skaters to enhance the quality of their basic skating giving them a strong foundation in fundamental figure skating techniques.  Skaters are encouraged to attend at least two of the four weekly scheduled Academy sessions.

Adult Basic Skills (ages 18+)

It is never too late to learn to skate!  Level 1 is intended for absolute beginners. Balance, beginning forward skating, glides, stops and basic backward movement are introduced.  Skaters who are comforatble moving on the ice will progress to Level 2, learning basic turns, crossovers and backward skating.

Day Parent/Tot First Steps  
Pre Hockey Snowplow Sam Basic Skills 1-2 Basic Skills 3-4 Basic Skills 5-6 Adult   1-2 Jr. Figure Skating Academy
Mon. - 1:00 pm 1:00 pm - - - - - -
Tues. - 10:00 am 10:00 am 5:00 pm 5:00 pm - 4:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Wed. - - 4:15 pm - 4:15 pm 4:15 pm - - -
*Thurs. - - - 4:30 pm 4:30 pm 4:30 pm 5:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Fri. - - - - - - - - -
Sat. 12:15 pm
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12:15 pm
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12:15 pm
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10:45 am 10:45 am 10:45 am 11:30 am - 11:30 am
Sun. - - - 9:15 am 9:15 am 9:15 am 8:30 am 9:15 am 8:30 am

All classes run 12 weeks except Thursday classes which will run 11 weeks.

*There will be no classes on Thursday, November 22nd.

Summer 2015 Schedule
Classes Run 7-6-15 to 8-29-15
Freestyle sessions will begin
June 29, 2015

Monday
Freestyle 6:00-7:00a
Freestyle 7:00-8:00a
Freestyle 8:15-10:15a
Mini Islanders 4:30-5:30p
Hockey 101 5:30-6:30p
Tuesday
Freestyle 6:00-7:00a
Freestyle 7:00-8:00a
Freestyle 8:15-10:15a
Low Freestyle 4:30-6:30p
Learn to Skate: Levels: First Steps, Pre-Hockey, Snow Plow, 1-2 4:30-5:15p
Jr. Figure Skating Acad/Learn to Skate Levels 3-4 & 5-6 5:15-6:00p
Adult Hockey Development I 8:30-10:00p
Wednesday
Freestyle 6:00-7:00a
Freestyle 7:00-8:00a
Freestyle 8:15-10:15a
Freestyle 4:30-6:30p
Thursday
Freestyle 6:00-7:00a
Freestyle 7:00-8:00a
Freestyle 8:15-10:15a
Low Freestyle 4:30-6:30p
Jr. Skating Academy/Learn to Skate Level 3-4, 5-6 5:00-5:45p
Learn to Skate: Levels: Pre-Hockey, Snow Plow, 1-2 5:45-6:30p
Friday
Freestyle 6:00-7:00a
Freestyle 7:00-8:00a
Freestyle 8:15-10:15a
Saturday
Freestyle 7:00-10:00a
Hockey 101 9:30-10:30a
Mini Islanders 10:30-11:30a
Learn to Skate: Levels: Parent/Tot,First Steps, Pre-Hockey,Snow Plow,Adult 10:15-11:00a
Jr. Figure - Skating Acad/Learn to Skate Level 1-2, 3-4, 5-6 11:00a-11:45a

SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE

June29 - July 3rd, 2015

Full Day Hockey Camp - Mon-Thu
Fridays: 9:00am-1:00pm
9:00am-4:00pm

July 6-10th, 2015

PM Hockey Camp - Mon-Fri 1:00pm-4:00pm
Goalie Camp - Mon-Fri 1:00pm-4:00pm

July 13-17th, 2015

Full Day Hockey Camp - Mon-Thu
Fridays: 9:00am-1:00pm
9:00am-4:00pm

July 20-24th, 2015

Full Day Hockey Camp - Mon-Thu
Fridays: 9:00am-1:00pm
9:00am-4:00pm
Goalie Camp - Mon-Fri 9:00am-12:00pm

July 27-31st, 2015

Figure Skating Camp - Mon-Fri 8:45am-3:45pm
PM Hockey Camp - Mon-Fri 1:00pm-4:00pm

August 3-7th, 2015

Full Day Hockey Camp - Mon-Thu
Fridays: 9:00am-1:00pm
9:00am-4:00pm
Goalie Camp - Mon-Fri 9:00am-12:00pm

August 10-14th, 2015

Full Day Hockey Camp - Mon-Thu
Fridays: 9:00am-1:00pm
9:00am-4:00pm

August 17-21st, 2015

Full Day Hockey Camp - Mon-Thu
Fridays: 9:00am-1:00pm
9:00am-4:00pm

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