Ice Skating - Figure Skating - Hockey
In today's fast-paced world, children juggle more tasks than ever.
As they conquer challenges on their paths to amazing, new worlds well beyond the world of skating will happen right before their eyes.
Learn to Skate USA® teaches your kids lessons to sharpen their focus and provide greater balance on and off the ice.
Sunday, March 5th @ 3p
Sunday, March 19th @ 6p Family Fun Skate
Sunday, March 26th @ 3p
Sunday, April 2nd @ 3p
Saturday, April 8th @ 3p
Sunday April 16th @ 3p
Sunday, April 23rd @ 3p
Sunday, April 30th @ 3p
Sunday, May 7th @ 3p
Sunday, May 14th @ 3p Family Fun Skate
Sunday, May 21st @ 3p
Monday, May 22 @ 4:45p
Sunday, June 4th @ 3p
Wednesday, June 7th @ 6p
Sunday, June 11th @ 3p
Wednesday, June 14th @ 6p
Sunday, June 18th @ 3p Family Fun Skate
Wednesday, June 21 @ 6p
Sunday, June 25th @ 3p - Bring A Friend
Wednesday, July 12th @ 6p
Sunday, July 23rd @ 3p
Sunday, July 30th @ 3p
Sunday, August 6th @ 3p Family Fun Skate
Sunday, August 13th @ 3p
Sunday, August 20th @ 3p
Sunday, August 27th @ 3p Bring a Friend Day
5 Weekly Sessions (one day per week)
30-minute Skating Lessons
30-minute Practice Times
2 Public session passes to be used during the session of classes
Our comprehensive method teaches everything from the basic fundamentals to advanced skating skills.
Skaters can attend classes anywhere, learning the same elements from a standardized curriculum. It’s a successful system where many World and Olympic Team members started.
What sets us apart?
Instruction from background-screened and certified instructors
Instruction that follows a standardized curriculum founded in solid and fun skill progression]
A welcome packet that includes Learn to Skate USA® The Magazine, a Parent Handbook, and Record Book to keep track of your progress in class
Access to online educational material for skaters and parents
Secondary sports accident insurance
Email communications with upcoming events and educational information
The opportunity to participate in classes, performances, competitions and all Learn to Skate USA® activities
Ages: 3-5 years old
Description: A four-level curriculum for our youngest skaters designed to develop preliminary coordination, balance, muscle control, and strength necessary to move on skates. Skaters will learn marching, gliding, dipping, swizzles, and stopping while participating in games and activities on the ice.
6-15 years old
These first two levels of the fundamental "Basic Skills" emphasize on balance, forward skating, backward skating, gliding and stopping.
6-15 years old
The "Basic Eights" introduce the fundamental moves: forward skating, backward skating, stops, crossovers and turns. After completion skaters can advance to more specialized areas of skating
4-17 years old
This class emphasizes proper skating skills aspiring hockey players need in game situations while wearing full hockey gear.
Skaters will develop on-ice balance, coordination, agility, basic skating skills, and basic puck control skills.
Helmet with facemasks, shoulder pads, elbow pads, gloves, hockey pants, shin guards, hockey socks, hockey skates, and sticks. Mouthguards are strongly recommended, but not required.
(Please bring a water bottle and arrive early for class. Locker rooms are provided.)
where we are dedicated to providing the best ice skating experience for people of all ages and skill levels. Our facility offers a state-of-the-art rink, top-notch equipment, and a welcoming atmosphere for everyone to enjoy.
We are a community-focused ice arena, offering a variety of programs and events for the local area. Whether you're a beginner just starting out or a seasoned skater looking to hone your skills, we have something for everyone. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff is always available to assist with any questions you may have, and our on-site pro shop has everything you need to make the most of your time on the ice.
In addition to our regular open skate sessions, we also offer hockey leagues, skating classes, and private ice rental for special events and parties. Our facilities are available for rental to both individuals and organizations, making it the perfect place to host your next big event.
At East Alton Ice Arena, we believe that ice skating is more than just a pastime – it's a passion. Our commitment to providing a safe and enjoyable environment for everyone is what sets us apart from other ice arenas. We take pride in creating memories that will last a lifetime, and we look forward to serving you and your family for many years to come.
Visit us today and experience the magic of ice skating at East Alton Ice Arena!
631 Lewis and Clark Blvd,
East Alton, IL 62024
Everyday 8am - 9pm