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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:


WINTER 2018 (JANUARY-MARCH)


LEARN-TO-SKATE PROGRAM SCHEDULES

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

RINK TIME DATES # OF SESSIONS NO SKATING DAYS
AMCC* Monday 5:30 - 6:20 pm Jan 8 - Mar 12   Feb 19
RIM Park- CFSC* Monday 9:25 - 10:15 am  Jan 8 - Mar 12  Feb 19
RIM Park- CFSC*  Sunday 1:45 - 2:35 pm  Jan 7 - Mar 25 12   
Grand River (Kitchener)*  Thursday 5:00 - 5:50 pm  Jan 11 - Mar 8  
Lions (Kitchener)*  Saturday 11:00 - 11:50 am    Jan 6 - Mar 10   Feb 3
Lions (Kitchener)* Saturday 10:00 - 10:50 am Jan 6 - Mar 10  Feb 3 

*Indicates a shared ice program

CanSkate A (ages 3-6) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATES # OF SESSIONS NO SKATING DAYS
AMCC* Sunday 10:00 - 10:45 am Jan 7 - Mar 4 9  
AMCC* Monday 5:30 - 6:20 pm                           Jan 8 - Mar 12 9  Feb 19
RIM Park- CFSC*  Sunday 1:45 - 2:35 pm  Jan 7 - Mar 25 12   
RIM Park- CFSC*  Sunday 2:45 - 3:35 pm  Jan 7 - Mar 25 12   
RIM Park- CFSC* 
Monday 9:25 - 10:15 am  Jan 8 - Mar 12 Feb 19 
RIM Park- CFSC*  Saturday 12:45 - 1:35 pm  Jan 6 - Mar 24 12   
Don McLaren (Kitchener)* Sunday 3:00 - 3:50 pm  Jan 7 - Mar 4  
Don McLaren (Kitchener)* Monday 6:00 - 6:50 pm Jan 8 - Mar 12 9 Feb 19
Grad River (Kitchener)*  Thursday 5:00 - 5:50 pm  Jan 11 - Mar 8  
Lions (Kitchener)*  Tuesday 5:00 - 5:50 pm  Jan 9 - Mar 6   
Lions (Kitchener)*  Saturday 11:00 - 11:50 am  Jan 6 - Mar 10  Feb 3
RIM Park- Lions* Wednesday 6:00 - 6:50 pm  Jan 10 - Mar 7   

*Indicates a shared ice program

CanSkate B (ages 4-8) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATES # OF SESSIONS NO SKATING DAYS
AMCC*
Sunday 10:00 - 10:45 am Jan 7 - Mar 4 9  
AMCC*
Monday 6:30 - 7:20 pm Jan 8 - Mar 12 9  Feb 19 
RIM Park- CFSC* Sunday 2:45 - 3:35 pm  Jan 7 - Mar 25 12   
RIM Park- CFSC*  Saturday 12:45 - 1:35 pm  Jan 6 - Mar 24 12   
Don McLaren (Kitchener)* Sunday 2:00 - 2:50 pm Jan 7 - Mar 4   9  
Don McLaren (Kitchener)* Sunday 3:00 - 3:50 pm Jan 7 - Mar 4  9  
Don McLaren (Kitchener)* Monday 6:00 - 6:50 pm Jan 8 - Mar 12 9 Feb 19
Grand River (Kitchener)* Thursday 6:00 - 6:50 pm Jan 11 - Mar 8   9  
Lions (Kitchener)* Tuesday 5:00 - 5:50 pm Jan 9 - Mar 6   9  
Lions (Kitchener)* Saturday 12:00 - 12:50 pm Jan 6 - Mar 10 9  Feb 3
RIM Park- Lions* Wednesday 6:00 - 6:50 pm Jan 10 - Mar 7 9  

*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 C (ages 7-11) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATES # OF SESSIONS NO SKATING DAYS
AMCC* Sunday 11:00 - 11:50 am Jan 7 - Mar 4   9  
AMCC*~ Monday 6:30 - 7:20 pm Jan 8 - Mar 12   9  Feb 19
RIM Park- CFSC~ Sunday 12:45 - 1:35 pm  Jan 7 - Mar 25  12   
RIM Park- CFSC~ Saturday 1:45 - 2:35 pm  Jan 6 - Mar 24  12   
Don McLaren (Kitchener)*  Sunday 2:00 - 2:50 pm  Jan 7 - Mar 4    
Don McLaren (Kitchener)*~ Monday 7:00 - 7:50pm Jan 8 - Mar 12  Feb 19
Grand River (Kitchener)*  Thursday 6:00 - 6:50 pm  Jan 11 - Mar 8     
Lions (Kitchener)*  Tuesday 6:00 - 6:50 pm  Jan 9 - Mar 6    
Lions (Kitchener)*~ Saturday 12:00 - 12:50 pm  Jan 6 - Mar 10 Feb 3 
RIM Park- Lions*  Wednesday 7:00 - 7:50 pm  Jan 10 - Mar 7   

*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 DATES  # OF SESSIONS NO SKATING DAYS
RIM Park- Lions Wednesday 7:00 - 7:50 pm Jan 10 - Mar 7 9  
Lions (Kitchener)* Saturday 10:00 - 10:50 am Jan 6 - Mar 10 9 Feb 3

*Indicates a shared ice program

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

RINK TIME DATES # OF SESSIONS NO SKATING DAYS
RIM Park- Lions* Wednesday 7:00 - 7:50 pm Jan 10 - Mar 7  9  
Lions (Kitchener)*  Saturday 10:00 - 10:50 am  Jan 6 - Mar 10 9 Feb 3

*Indicates a shared ice program

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

RINK TIME DATES # OF SESSIONS NO SKATING DAYS
RIM Park- CFSC* Monday 9:25 - 10:15 am Jan 8 - Mar 12  Feb 19
RIM Park- Lions* Wednesday 7:00 - 7:50 pm  Jan 10 - Mar 7  
Lions (Kitchener)*  Saturday 10:00 - 10:50 am Jan 6 - Mar 10 Feb 3

*Indicates a shared ice program

Enrichment (coach recommendation required) - view schedule

RINK TIME DATES # OF SESSIONS NO SKATING DAYS
RIM Park- Lions Tuesday 6:30-7:20 pm  Jan 16 - Mar 13 9  

Enrichment skaters are required to skate 2 days per week. One Enrichment day is mandatory, and the second CanSkate day can be selected.
~ recommended CanSkate C session. 

*Indicates a shared ice program

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


Registration for Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 learn-to-skate programs will open August 31, 2017 at noon.

FEE INFORMATION

Winter 2018 Pricing - view fees

 

PROGRAM  COST
Parent & Tot (9 weeks)* $145
Parent & Tot (12 weeks)* $165
CanSkate A (9 weeks)* $145
CanSkate B (9 weeks)* $145
CanSkate C (9 weeks)* $145
CanSkate A (12 weeks)* $165
CanSkate B (12 weeks)* $145
CanSkate C (12 weeks)* $165
Enrichment (9 weeks) – includes an additional CanSkate session $295
Community Learn-to-Skate (9 weeks)* $125
Teen Learn-to-Skate (9 weeks) $170
Adult Learn-to-Skate (12 weeks) $225

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.


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2017 Annual Report:
All KWSC members are encouraged to read our 2017 annual report for information on club activities this past year.

STAR and COMP Registration:

Online registration for all STAR and Competitive programs is now open. 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 is now open. Info...

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Jun. 11, 2017:

KWSC Annual General Meeting & Awards Gala.

  Notice of meeting
  Notice of election
  Director biographies
  Voting eligibility info

Jun. 22, 2017:

Test Day

Jun. 25, 2017:
Skating Seminar featuring Gabby Daleman


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

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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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