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Not sure which program is right for you? READ ABOUT OUR LEARN-TO-SKATE PROGRAMS

Most learn-to-skate programs are offered year-round at rinks located throughout the Waterloo Region. Sessions are organized into five terms that can be purchased separately:


FALL 2016 (OCTOBER-DECEMBER)


LEARN-TO-SKATE PROGRAM SCHEDULES

Parent & Tot (ages 2-3) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATE Extra
RIM Park (CFSC)
Sundays 1:45-2:30pm*
Oct 16 - Dec 11 CLOSED
Albert McCormick Mondays 5:30-6:15 pm* Oct 17 - Dec 19 No Skating Oct 31 CLOSED
RIM Park (Optimist) Tuesdays 5:30-6:15 pm* Oct 18 - Dec 13 CLOSED
Lions (Kitchener) Saturdays 11:00-11:45 am* Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED
Lions (Kitchener) Saturdays 10:00-10:45 am* Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED 
*Indicates a shared ice program

Pre-CanSkate (ages 3-5) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATE Extra
RIM Park (CFSC) Mondays 9:20-10:05 am* Oct 17 - Dec 19 No Skating Oct 31
CLOSED
Albert McCormick Mondays 5:30-6:15 pm* Oct 17 - Dec 19 No Skating Oct 31 CLOSED
RIM Park (Optimist) Tuesdays 5:30-6:15 pm* Oct 18 - Dec 13 CLOSED
Activa Wednesdays 4:00-4:45 pm* Oct 19 - Dec 14 CLOSED
Grand River Thursdays 5:10-5:55 pm* Oct 20 - Dec 15 CLOSED
Lions (Kitchener) Saturdays 11:00-11:45 am* Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED
RIM Park (CFSC) Saturdays 1:40-2:25 pm Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED
RIM Park (CFSC) Sundays 1:45-2:30 pm* Oct 16 - Dec 11 CLOSED
RIM Park (CFSC) Sundays 2:40-3:30 pm* Oct 16 - Dec 11 CLOSED
Don McLaren Sundays 3:00-3:45 pm* Oct 16 - Dec 11 Oct 16 at KMAC Arena CLOSED
*Indicates a shared ice program

CanSkate Under 8 (ages 5-7) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATE Extra
Grand River  Thursdays 5:10-5:55pm* Oct 20 - Dec 15 CLOSED
RIM Park (CFSC) Saturdays 1:40-2:25pm* Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED
Don McLaren Sundays 3:00-3:45pm* Oct 16 - Dec 11 Oct 16 at KMAC Arena CLOSED

*Indicates a shared ice program.

Skaters who wish to progress more rapidly in the CanSkate program are encouraged to register for two sessions per week.

CanSkate (ages 5-11) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATE Extra
Albert McCormick Mondays 6:30-7:20 pm ~ Oct 17 - Dec 19 No Skating on Oct 31 CLOSED
RIM Park (Optimist) Tuesdays 6:30-7:20 pm ~ Oct 18 - Dec 13 CLOSED
Activa Wednesdays 4:00-4:50 pm* Oct 19 - Dec 14 CLOSED
Grand River Thursdays 6:00-6:50 pm ~ Oct 20 - Dec 15 CLOSED
Lions (Kitchener) Saturdays 12:00-12:50 pm Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED
RIM Park (CFSC) Saturdays 2:35-3:25 pm ~ Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED
RIM Park (CFSC) Sundays 12:45-1:35 pm Oct 16 - Dec 11 CLOSED
RIM Park (CFSC) Sundays 2:40-3:30 pm* Oct 16 - Dec 11 CLOSED
Don McLaren  Sundays 2:00-2:50 pm ~ Oct 16 - Dec 11 Oct 16 at KMAC Arena CLOSED

*Indicates a shared ice program

~Enrichment second day choices

Skaters who wish to progress more rapidly in the CanSkate program are encouraged to register for two sessions per week.

Community Learn-to-Skate (ages 5-15) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATE
RIM Park (Optimist) Tuesday 5:30-6:15 pm* Oct 18 - Dec 13 CLOSED
Lions (Kitchener) Saturday 10:00-10:50 am Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED
*Indicates a shared ice program

Teen Learn-to-Skate (ages 12-17) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATE
Lions (Kitchener) Saturdays 10:00-10:50 am* Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED
RIM Park (Lions) Wednesdays 6:00-6:50 pm* Oct 19 - Dec 14 CLOSED
*Indicates a shared ice program

Adult Learn-to-Skate (ages 18+) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATE Extra
RIM Park (CFSC) Mondays 9:20-10:05 am* Oct 17 - Dec 19 No Skating on Oct 31
CLOSED
Lions (Kitchener) Saturdays 10:00-10:50 am* Oct 15 - Dec 10 CLOSED 
*Indicates a shared ice program

Enrichment (coach recommendation required) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATE
RIM Park (Lions) Wednesdays 6:00-6:50 pm* Oct 19 - Dec 14 CLOSED 

Enrichment skaters are required to skate 2 days per week. One Enrichment day is mandatory, and the second day can be selected ~ CanSkate session. Before registration, please contact office to register online.
*Indicates a shared ice program

For Power Skating, please consult the Twin City Hockey Skating School website


Registration for Fall 2016 and Winter 2017 learn-to-skate programs is now closed. Spring 2017 registration will open February 14th, 2017.

FEE INFORMATION

Fall 2016 Pricing - view fees

 

PROGRAM  COST
Parent & Tot* $135
Pre-CanSkate*, CanSkate*# $135
Enrichment $295
Community Learn-to-Skate* $110
Teen Learn-to-Skate $155
Adult Learn-to-Skate $215

The Skate Canada membership fee ($35.70) must be payed once per year, and covers the September 1 to August 31 period.

*Add $90 for a second day in the same season

#Skaters who wish to progress more rapidly in the CanSkate program are encouraged to register for two sessions per week.


Latest News

Moving back to CFSC:

Don't forget that all programs move back to the RIM Park CFSC Rink on May 5th, with the exception of Wednesday night CanSkate sessions at Activa. Note: the KWSC office location moves back to RIM Park on Tuesday, April 2nd. There will be no Saturday office hours on April 29, May 20 & June 24. Feel free to drop by and say hello..we missed you.


Registration STAR and COMP:

Online registration for all STAR and Competitive programs opens May 2nd at 4 pm. All summer STAR and Competitive programs will be sold by the week. Info..


Summer 2017 learn-to-skate and power skating registration:

Online registration for summer 2017 learn-to-skate and power skating programs opens Tuesday May 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm. Info...

MORE NEWS...

Apr. 14, 2017:

No skating

May 5, 2017:

All spring programs relocated to the Carolyn Fedy Skating Centre (RIM Park) for remainder of season, with the exception of Wednesday night CanSkate sessions at Activa

May 22, 2017:

No skating

May 30, 2017:

Test Day

Jun. 11, 2017:

KWSC Annual General Meeting & Awards Gala

Jun. 22, 2017:

Test Day


We are K-W's exclusive provider of Skate Canada certified skating programs such as CanSkate and CanPowerSkate.

MORE INFO...

CanSkate was developed by a team of hockey, figure skating, and ringette experts to teach the fundamentals of skating. CanSkate is the only nationally regulated learn-to-skate program in Canada. This tested and proven new curriculum and delivery method promotes unrivaled development of strong basic skills. The new program includes specific skills that pertain to hockey, ringette, speed skating and figure skating. The result is a fun and dynamic program that prepares all skaters for virtually every ice sport.


 

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