**Family Skate for SCAD Skaters**

The Skating Club at Dartmouth is hosting a free family skate for all Fall 1 and 2 skaters plus their families. Family Skate will be at Thompson Arena
Sunday, November 19th from 1:30-2:30. All skaters must be accompanied by an adult although adults do not have to skate.

Please register all family members who would like to skate by Friday, November 17. We look forward to seeing everyone on the ice.




SCAD skaters get to spend an hour on the ice with the Dartmouth College Figure Skating Team!





The 2017-18 skating season will begin the week of October 2nd.  For your planning purposes, the session dates are posted below:

  • Fall 1: October 2nd thru October 26th *Registration Closed*
  • Fall 2: October 30th thru December 18th *Due to some difficulties with our website we have decided to extend our deadline through Thursday 10/26 with no late fees.  We look forward to seeing your kids on the ice!   Register here.*
  • Winter: January 4th thru March 1st
  • Spring: March 5th thru April 5th

(Please note that these dates are subject to change so check back to confirm.)


 The Skating Club at Dartmouth-Skating Spectacular on Ice-500-341





  • a fun and supportive learning environment
  • learn-to-skate for both figure skaters, hockey enthusiasts and aspiring speed skaters
  • for all levels: from recreational skaters through regional level competitors
  • for all ages: pre-school through adult sessions
  • excellent coaches — PSA certified
  • Snow Plow Sam: Designed to help the Pre-School age skater develop the preliminary coordination and strength necessary to maneuver on the ice.  For ages 3-5.
  • Basic Skills 1-8: The “BASIC (skating) SKILLS” are fundamental to the sport. The eight levels of the program introduce the fundamental skating moves: forward skating, backward skating, stops, edges, crossovers, three turns, mohawks. These skills are essential elements to becoming a strong figure skater or hockey player.
  • Speed Skating: The Speed Skating Program is for skaters wanting to learn the fundamentals of Speed Skating. The Speed Skating track introduces beginning speed skating techniques to skaters who have learned the basic skating fundamentals in Basic Skills 1-4.  Skaters will be ready for racing after completing the Speed 1-6 badge levels.  Speed Skating is led by 2-time US Olympian Dan Weinstein.
  • Hockey Edge Power Skating: Edge work and power skating skills coaching for hockey players in Mites through Bantam programs.  Our coach is certified in power skating and hockey skills by the Professional Skater’s Association.
  • Freestyle: This is for those skaters who have gone through the Basic Skills 1-8 and would like to pursue figure skating. In addition, skaters who have passed Basic Skills 3 are eligible to participate in some Freestyle sessions as well.
  • Adults: This program promotes physical fitness and improves balance and coordination while learning proper skating techniques. This program is open to beginner through advanced skaters.
For more information, check out our Programs page.