Learn to Skate Registration
Hess Ice Rink is pleased to announce the schedule for the 2021 - 2022 Learn to Skate USA program. To get started, simply complete the Registration Form below and submit payment in full prior to the start of the first session.
Tots-Snowplow Sam (1-2)
This class is designed for beginners age 4 - 6 to learn the basic skilss of ice skating. All classes will be taught in a safe and positive environment, incorporating fun and games making class an enjoyable experience for all.
Basic (1 & 2)
This level allows new skaters, 6 & over with no prior skating experience to build confidence while learning to skate.
Basic (3 – 6)
These levels develop all of the fundamental skating skills on the ice. Focus is on learning the ABCs of basic athleticism: agility, balance, coordination and speed. Upon completion of these levels, skaters will be able to confidently advance to more specialized areas of skating.
Hockey (Levels 1-4)
Designed to teach the fundamentals of hockey skating. Proper skating techniques for the game of hockey are the primary focus of the levels. All elements will be taught without a puck. Skaters will learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, use of edges and other necessary fundamentals to be successful in hockey practices and game situations. Hockey beginners are required to start at Snowplow Sam.
2021 - 2022 Class Schedule (Saturday Mornings):
Session 1: September 4, 11, 18, 25, Oct. 2 & 9
Session 2: October 30, & Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27 & Dec. 4, 11 (Christmas Show)
Session 3: January 8, 15, 22, 29, & Feb. 5, 12, 19 (Hess Skating School Skills Competition)
Session 4: March 5, 12, 19, 26 & Apr. 2, 9, 23 (Spring Show)
2021 - 2022 Session Times:
9:00 - 9:30 AM: Tots - Snowplow Sam 1, 2
9:00 - 10:00 AM: Basic 1 - 6 & Hockey 1-4
2021 - 2022 Costs:
Tots & Snowplow Sam - $60 (Drop-in-Fee $15)
Basic 1 - 4 & Hockey - $100 (Drop-in-Fee $20)
Hess Academy - $6*
*In addition to session registration costs.
** Skate rental included in all session costs.
Make checks payable to Neshannock Township and mail to:
Hess Ice Rink
3131 Mercer Road
Neshannock Township, PA 16105
* Please include skater's name on check.
Refunds in form of credit only and can be used for all skating activities at the rink.