Kiwanis Ice Arena Programs:
Kiwanis Ice Arena’s Hockey Skills Clinic: Sundays from 7:00 am to 8:00 am
Learn the fundamentals of hockey as well as advanced skills and systems from volunteer hockey coaches. Advanced and beginner level players welcome. Groups will be divided up by skill level, when feasible. Participants must have hockey skates, helmet, gloves, and stick. Other gear (shin and elbow pads) is strongly recommended. Cost: $6 for Adults and $4 for Children.
Kiwanis Ice Arena’s Learn to Skate Program: Sundays from 8:00 am to 9:00 am
Learn to skate from volunteer hockey and figuring skating coaches. Children and adults welcome. This program offers a 20 minute group class and 40 minutes of practice time. Groups will be divided up by skill level and age, when feasible. Group classes run from 8:10 to 8:30, so be sure to arrive early to get skates on, warm-up on the ice, and meet your volunteer coaches. Cost: $6 for Adults and $4 for Children. Rental skates are available for $3. Helmets are strongly recommended for first time skaters and small children.
Other Programs Offered at the Kiwanis Ice Arena:
Saugerties Youth Hockey
The Saugerties Youth Hockey Association offers youth hockey programs in several age groups:
The Saugerties Youth Hockey Association was originally created over 30 years ago as the Hurley Recreation Hockey. The organization relocated to the Kiwanis Ice Arena in 1997 and in 1999 evolved into Saugerties Youth Hockey. More information about their programs can be found on their website: www.saugertiesyouthhockey.com
Saugerties Skating School: Mondays and Wednesdays 4:30pm - 6:30pm
The Saugerties Skating School offers an official United States Figure Skating Association (USFSA) Basic Skating Skills program. Skaters receive a 30 minute group class and 45 minutes of practice ice each week. Participants also receive a USFA record book and earn official badges as they progress to different levels. For more information on their program please visit their website at www.saugertiesskatingschool.com
Boundless Edge: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 to 5:15 pm
Boundless Edge Skating School now in it’s 9th year teaches beginning students all of the Basic Skills needed to pursue a Competitive Skating career or a Performing Arts route. Students learn spins, jumps, turns edges and theatrical choreography, skills are put to use first in recitals and then in semi-professional settings. Especially well suited for the creative non-competitive young person, for more info visit. www.boundlessedge.org