EDWARDSVILLE YMCA

NIEBUR (ESIC) CENTER • MEYER CENTER • ALLISON CASSENS EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT CENTER

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Current Session

Winter 1 (7 weeks)
Jan. 7th - Feb. 24th

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.

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 or push strollers. Kids can bring their favorite push toys 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 & Non-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 | 3:00 - 5:00pm
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

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

AFTERNOON SKATES

Coming Back This Winter/Spring | 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Members: $4 | Non-Members: $6

OPEN SKATES

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

Saturday & 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 Friday, Saturday and Sundays for family sessions with one price for admission, large pizza and drinks for up to five family members! Come and spend some time with the whole family!

Friday 6:00 - 10:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1:00 - 5:00pm
Limit 5 | Members $25 | 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. 

Meyer Center | Price Includes Skates: In-Line or Quads
Tuesday 6:00 - 8:00pm | Saturday 5:30 - 7:30pm | Sunday 5:15 - 7:15pm
Members: $300 for 60 skaters | Non-Members: $350 for 60

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 (K - 8TH)
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 the advanced class & join the YMCA Hockey League. In the advanced class, participants will be instructed on hockey skills with more emphasis on game situations. Player must be able to skate forward without assistance.

BEGINNER: Monday 6:30 - 7:15pm | Meyer
ADVANCED: Monday 7:20 - 8:05pm | Meyer
Winter 1: Jan. 7th - Feb. 24th (7 Weeks) | Winter 2: Feb. 25th - April 14th (7 Weeks)
Members $28 | Non-Members $42
Spring: April 22nd - May 26th (5 Weeks)
Members $22 | Non-Members $36

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Skate Classes

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SKATING LESSONS
Come join us for our skating lessons! Participants will be taught how to
stop, skate forward, cross over and skate backwards. In this 45 minute
class, skaters will be go through different techniques and drills to
help them become more well-rounded skaters. PARENTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO ASSIST THEIR CHILD IF THEY CANNOT SKATE ON THEIR OWN.

Monday 5:30 - 6:15pm | Meyer
Winter 1: Jan. 7th - Feb. 24th (7 Weeks) | Winter 2: Feb. 25th - April 14th (7 Weeks)
Members $28 | Non-Members $35
Spring: April 22nd - May 26th (5 Weeks)
Members $22 | Non-Members $30

Hockey Leagues

HOCKEY LEAGUE FOR KIDS (3RD - 8TH)
The 7 week Hockey League will begin on January 17th for 6-8th Grade and on January 19th for 3-5 Grade. Leagues will be offered for kids grades 3rd - 8th. Register early as space will be limited. We will form teams according to grades.  Each team will be given one hour of half floor practice time along with 7 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.

January 17th - March 2nd: Members $60 | Non-Members $75 | Meyer
March 7th - 30th: Members $35 | Non-Members $45 | Meyer