National Skate Month Free Lessons

Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 2:00pm to 5:20pm

Slater Family Ice Arena
417 N Mercer Rd, Bowling Green, OH 43402

The Slater Family Ice Arena Learn to Skate program and Bowling Green Skate Club are hosting free skating lessons in honor of National Skate Month this Sunday, January 6 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. at the Slater Family Ice Arena. The event is designed to be a fun-filled afternoon for children.

Free 20-minute skating lessons will be offered for children ages three and older.  Pre-registration is required and space is limited. One lesson per person.  Sport helmets are required for all lesson participants.  Helmets must be provided by the skaters.  Skaters without helmets may not be able to participate.  Rental skates are included in the lesson.

Members of the Bowling Green Skate Club will be hosting an Open House Meet and Greet from 2:00pm - 4:30pm to provide information and answer questions about skating.

Click here to register online. The event will conclude with a free Public Skate from 3:30-5:20 p.m. for those registered in the lessons.  Regular Public Skate admission and rental fees available for skaters not registered in lessons.


Schedule of Events

2:00pm - 3:30pm    Three-20 minute skating lessons (must pre-register and have sport helmet)

  • 2:00 - 2:20pm        First lesson time slot
  • 2:30 - 2:50pm        Second lesson time slot
  • 3:00 - 3:20pm        Third lesson time slot

2:00pm - 4:30pm    Open House Meet and Greet with the BGSC

3:30pm - 5:20pm    Public Skate

Event Type

Information Sessions

Target Audience

Faculty & Staff, General Public


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