Hamilton Community Center & Ice Arena Group Ice Skating & Hockey Lessons

Group Ice Skating & Hockey Lessons
Hamilton Community Center & Ice Arena’s group skating lessons follow the U.S. Figure Skating Association’s Skate with US program which is a beginning skating program that is fun, challenging and rewarding. The program will also enable skaters of all ages to learn the fundamentals of skating and begin a lifetime commitment to health and fitness. The program has 6 levels of basic skills followed by specialized programs in freestyle, hockey and power skating. Please specify if skate rental is needed when registering! Call (812) 376-2686 to register.

Snowplow Sam (ages 4-6): 30 minutes of instruction for beginning skaters.

Basic 1-6: 30 minutes of instruction plus 15 minutes of practice time. Classes are a progressive level of fundamental ice skating skills, including forward and backward skating, turns, crossovers, stops and edges.

Novice Club: 45 minutes of instruction for beginning figure skaters including stroking, jumps and spins. Skaters must have passed Basic 6 to be eligible for this class.

Speed Skating: Short track Speed Skating can best be described as NASCAR on ice! Whether you are looking to become a speed skater, or just wanting a fun way to get out and stay fit, the Learn to Speed Skate program is the perfect place for you! Speed Skating is a sport for all ages and skill levels. Come out and give it a try!

Adults Class: 30 minutes of instruction and 15 minutes of practice time. Skaters learn fundamental ice skating skills including forward and backward skating, stops and turns.

Beginning Hockey Basics: 30 minutes of instruction on basic skating and hockey skills. All skaters will be in full hockey gear, available at Hamilton Community Center & Ice Arena.

Advanced Hockey Basics: 30 minutes of instruction on advanced hockey skating and hockey skills. Players will begin to be introduced to game play. All skaters will be in full hockey gear, available at Hamilton Community Center & Ice Arena.

Fall 1, Fall 2, Winter (Flyer) 
Dates | Times | Cost

  • Fall 1 Group Skating & Hockey Classes (August 11- October 3)
  • Fall 2 Group Skating Lessons (October 20- December 12) No class the week of 11/23
  • Fall 2 Group Hockey Lessons (October 20- December 12) No class the week of 11/23
  • Winter Learn to Skate and Hockey Classes(January 5- February 27)
  • Winter Learn to Skate and Hockey Classes (January 5- February 27)
  • Non Show Learn to Skate and Hockey Classes (March 2- April 17) No class the week of 3/15
  • Ice Show Group Skating Lessons (March 2- April 24) No class the week of 3/15
  • Summer 1 Group Skating Lessons ( May 12- June 13)-Cancelled
  • Summer 1 Group Hockey Lessons (May 12-June 13)-Cancelled
  • Summer 2 Group Skating Lessons (June 16-July 25) No class the week of 7/6 Registration begins May 11. Snowplow 1, Snowplow 2, and Basic 1 have been cancelled for this session. NO SATURDAY CLASSES
  • Summer 2 Group Hockey Lessons (June 16-July 25) No class the week of 7/6 Registration begins May 11. NO SATURDAY CLASSES
  • You may register online for some classes. Due to COVID-19, please only register by phone or online.