|Pittsfield Speed Skating Club, Learn to Skate program|
Dates: 12/16/14 4:30 pm-6:00 pm • 12/20/14 12:30 pm-2:30 pm • 12/22/14 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
Location: Boys and Girls Club of Pittsfield
Address: 16 Melville St, Pittsfield
"LEARN TO SKATE PROGRAM" FOR CHILDREN 5 AND UP TO BE HELD DECEMBER 29, 30, 31
December 9, 2014, Pittsfield – Need a fun, active, skill-building activity for your children or grandchildren over the holiday school break? The annual "Learn to Skate" program will be held over three days from Monday, December 29th through Wednesday, December 31st, from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm at the Boys and Girls Club of Pittsfield, 16 Melville Street in Pittsfield.
Advance registration will be held Tuesday, December 16th from 4:30 - 6:00 pm, Saturday, December 20th from 12:30 to 2:30 pm, and Monday, December 22nd from 4:30 to 6:30 pm in the Boys and Girls Club lobby. Cost for the program is $30. Early registration is recommended since enrollment is limited. Skaters will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.
The program is sponsored and staffed by volunteers from the Pittsfield Parks Speed Skating Club. Skaters are required to wear helmets (bike helmets are fine) and gloves, and should dress warmly, although baggy clothes and long scarves are discouraged. Elbow and knee pads are recommended. A limited number of skates will be available at no extra charge. No double runner skates are permitted. Skaters must be at least kindergarten age. Participants should plan to arrive by 11:15 am in order to dress and be ready to get on the ice at 11:45 am.
For more information go to Facebook: Pittsfield Speed Skating Club.