EDWARDSVILLE YMCA

ESIC CENTER • MEYER CENTER • ALLISON CASSENS EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT CENTER

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Current Session

Fall 2 (7 Weeks)
Oct. 16th - Dec. 10th

Skate Center

Skate Center - HockeyRolling into Fun

Looking for a place to spend a Friday night with your family, throw a fun birthday party or learn how to play roller hockey? Our Skate Center is for you! Our skate center also has a concession stand, observation area and tables that serve as a perfect place for birthday parties and other rentals. The rink is also serves as a space for roller hockey. This rink is the only in the Edwardsville/Glen Carbon area!

Skate Sessions/ Offerings

SKATING GETS YOU MOVING AND GROOVING

SKATE CENTER OFFERINGS

SKATE SESSIONS

The Skate Center offers a variety of sessions throughout the week to satisfy any skater’s needs. Fridays are best for middle school ages; Saturday and Sunday afternoons are great birthday and family times! Check out our schedule for other open skate times and days.

TINY TOT SKATE (AGES 5 - UNDER) (SCHOOL YEAR ONLY)
Designed for children 5 and under and their parents to socialize and have fun! Parents can walk, skate, or push strollers. Kids can bring their favorite push toys and or riding toys. Two wheeled bikes are allowed only with training wheels.This event held at the Meyer YMCA location. Tiny Tot skate is cancelled if District 7 cancels school.

Monday - Wednesday | 9:30 - 11:30am
Members Free | Free Skate Rental | Skating Adult Non-Members $3
This Session Cancels If School Is Closed

AFTER SCHOOL SKATE (SCHOOL YEAR ONLY)
Come skating for a couple hours to ease the stress of an eventful school day. Free admission and skate rental for members! Skate with us from 3:15 to 5:15pm Monday through Friday - when District 7 cancels school, after school skate is cancelled as well. Exception: If we have afternoon & evening classes then the After School Skate will be held.

Monday - Friday | 3:15 - 5:15pm
Members Free | Non-Members $3 | Free Skate Rental
This Session Cancels If School Is Closed

SCHOOLS OUT SKATES

Need something to do while you’re off school? Come skating with your friends during these special times:

ALL DAY MEGA SKATE

November 10th | 11:00am - 5:00pm
$10 all you can eat & drink from our selected menu!

AFTERNOON SKATES

December 21st, 22nd & 26th - 29th | 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Members: $4 | Non-Members: $6

OPEN SKATES

Friday | 6:00 - 10:00pm
Members $5 | Non-Members $8

Saturday 1:00 - 5:00pm & 5:30 - 8:00pm*Starts Sept. 9th
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00pm
Members $4 | Non-Members $6

FAMILY SKATE (ALL AGES)
The Skate Center has many opportunities to spend time with the family! Join us on Saturday and Sundays from 1:00pm - 4:00pm for family sessions with one price for admission, large pizza and drinks for up to five family members! Come and spend an evening or afternoon with the whole family!

Saturday 5:30 - 8:00pm
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00pm
Limit 5 | Members $30 | Non-Members $35

SKATE CENTER FACILITY RENTAL / BIRTHDAY PARTIES
Worry free, no clean up, games and music provided: sounds like an ideal party to plan! Have your church gathering, birthday party, scouts, schools or other group event at the skating rink. Lots of options and times available. DAY TIME FIELD TRIPS Our day time field trips are great for schools, youth groups, churches, day cares centers and more! The reservation is a private reservation of the roller rink. 2 hour event – Monday through Friday!

30 – 49 skaters | $75 private roller rink rental & $2 per person skate rental
50 – up skaters | $3 per skater (covers rink rental and skates!)

PRIVATE SKATING PACKAGES
Schools, churches, scouts, end of the season parties for sports groups, going away parties, graduation parties, family reunions, sweet sixteen, birthdays and more can enjoy a private roller skating event here at the YMCA. There are no restrictions on food which allows groups to bring in their own goodies or groups may also opt to have concessions open instead. 2 hour event - Tuesday and Sunday evenings are reserved for private parties. 

Hockey Lessons

THE PASSION FOR THE GAME STARTS HERE

ROLLER HOCKEY AT THE YMCA

VOLUNTEER COACHES

The success of our youth sports program is based on support and involvement from volunteers. Share a special experience with your child; sign up as a volunteer coach or line changer by checking the box on your registration form.

LEARN TO PLAY HOCKEY CLASSES

Would your child like to play hockey, but you do not want to pay the big price for equipment? We are now offering this hockey program. YMCA will supply your equipment that must be returned at the end of each day of play. The following equipment is supplied: Helmet, Elbow Pads, Shin Guards, Stick, and Jersey - you will need to supply Athletic Supporter.

Fall 1: August 28th - October 9th | Members $45 | Non-Members $55
Fall 2: October 16th - December 4th | Members $50 | Non-Members $60
*No Classes: September 5th & November 20th

LEARN TO PLAY HOCKEY (K - 4TH)
Designed to introduce very beginner players to the game of roller hockey. They will be instructed on hockey basics and skating skills. As their skills progress they can move up to Advanced Learn to Play or join the YMCA Hockey League. Player must be able to skate forward without assistance. (6 weeks).

Monday | 6:30 - 7:15pm

ADVANCED LEARN TO PLAY (K-4TH)
Designed to improve their skills by playing the game of hockey. They will be instructed on hockey skills with more emphasis on game situations. (6 weeks).

Monday | 7:20 - 8:05pm

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Skate Classes

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ROLLER SKATING AT THE YMCA

skating classesLEARN TO SKATE & PRACTICE

Come join us for our new skating class. Beginner techniques will be taught during the class, and instructors will be available for basic skating skills such as: stopping, gliding, crossovers and backwards skating. In this 45 minute class, skaters will be able to practice their own skating skills and we will provide skating teachers to assist each student individually with skills they need to improve on. Parents will be required to assist their child if they cannot skate on their own.

Monday | 5:30 - 6:15pm | Meyer Center
Fall 1: August 28th - October 9th
Members $24 | Non-Members $30 
Fall 2: October 16th - December 4th
Members $28 | Non-Members $35
*No Classes: September 5th & November 20th

Hockey Leagues

HOCKEY LEAGUE FOR KIDS

Hockey will begin the middle of October 2017. Leagues will be offered for kids grades 3rd - 8th. Register early as space will be limited. We will form teams according to grades. The games could be played on different days depending on the grade level. Each team will be given one hour of half floor practice time along with 6 games. Teams will have a maximum of 13 players. Games will be approximately one hour including warm-ups.

EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS: Helmet, shin guards, elbow pads, protective cup, gloves, skates and hockey stick are required to be worn and supplied by the player.

MEMBERS $45 | NON-MEMBERS $55