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Skating School

Spring Skating Classes Run
February 24 - May 9, 2020

*The Ice Arena is currently shutdown thru April 30 and all programs are suspended.
We will post updates as they occur**

Bring your family to the nearby Franklin Park Ice Arena to embark on a lifetime of skating fun! We offer reasonably priced lessons year-round for skaters of all ages includingbeginners. You can enroll your first-time skater in an age-appropriate class and master skating fundamentals along with your spouse or teenager. Our classes are conveniently offered in the evenings and on Saturdays. Weekday tot classes are available as well.  

Our experienced, professional skating staff is eager to share their knowledge and skill with you and your family. We will teach you the basics of balancing and gliding and give you the confidence to advance through the nationally recognized Ice Skating Institute curriculum. WeSKATE is the leading learn-to-skate program that focuses on teaching people to skate for the FUN of it.  

In 2018-2019 we will offer a new session in September, November and February and May. Skates are available for rent at just $3 or you can purchase a discount pass at $30 for 15 rentals.  

Registration for Skating School Classes are taken online at or at the Franklin Park Ice Arena front desk, open daily, 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Drop off, mail or fax (847-671-4755) your registration form. We will process it and a receipt confirming your participation in the program will be emailed to you. We will contact you if there is a conflict with your first choice. 

Anne Raucci

Skating School Director

Phone: 847-671-4268, ext 215

Forms & Handouts

In an effort to support a "green" philosophy, we post skating school items on our website rather then print and hand them out in class. These items are also displayed on our bulletin boards in the lobby of the ice arena. Printed copies are available at the front desk. You must have Adobe Reader in order to view these items. Watch this page for more items as they become available.