Our Learn to Skate classes are taught by experts utilizing the Learn To Skate USA Basic Skills curriculum. The Basic Skills program is designed by Learn To Skate USA in cooperation with U.S. Figure Skating, USA Hockey, and US Speed Skating to be the best beginning ice skating program that is fun, challenging and rewarding. Skaters will learn the fundamentals of figure skating, speed skating and/or hockey skating. It's simply the best way to take to the ice!
Our Learn-To-Skate program offers 5 or 6-week sessions. Registrations include:
Available Class times:
Upcoming Class Dates
Winter II Session 2019:
*Skip a week for Spring Break during Winter II (3/12 and 3/16) and skip a week for our instructors to attend an out of town competition (3/19 and 3/23)*
Our annual Spring Fling Basic Skills Competition is tentatively scheduled for April 20th, 2019.
Spring Session 2019 (5 Week Session):
*Please note, these dates were updated on 3/14/19. Please disregard or discard any published information you may have received or seen before this date. Thank you!
We will skip a week of classes during the Summer I session due to the Memorial Day holiday (5/21 and 5/25).
*Please join us for our 2nd annual Spring Ice Show featuring 2019 US Figure Skating Championships competitors Courtney Hicks and Jordan Moeller as well as some of our local elite skaters and learn to skate participants on May 17th, 18th, and 19th, 2019!*
Other things to remember:
Costs & Fees
6 Week sessions: $80 ($70 early bird rate), includes:
5 Week sessions: $68 ($58 early bird rate), includes:
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Beginning with the Winter I session registration (classes begin 1/8 and 1/12/19), we will be introducing a new pay structure* (*the following prices are based on a 6-week class structure):
Annual Registration Fee: $20, required and nonrefundable, covers the cost of one skater's Learn to Skate USA membership fee and badges for all levels passed. Membership year runs in conjunction with the US Figure Skating membership year of July 1-June 30.
Early Bird Rate: Register and purchase your classes by the following deadlines and receive $10 off!:
Family Discount: Receive 10% off regular or early bird class rates for each additional family member from the same household participating in our Learn-TO-Skate programs.
Multi-class discount: Register for two or three classes per week, and receive the 2nd and/or 3rd weekly class at 50% off our regular rate!
Military Discount: Military families will receive 10% off any regular rate Learn-To-Skate class, military ID required.
For information on our Skating Academy Programs or to enroll in classes, please call the arena at 316-337-9199.
RECOMMENDED CLOTHING LIST:
Skates and gloves may be purchased the Wichita Ice Center Pro Shop. Rink temperature averages 45°to 60° year round.
* Wichita Ice Center is not responsible for personal items that may be lost or stolen. Private lockers are available for your protection.
Looking to enhance your learning experience? Sign up to schedule private lessons with one of our expert coaches. These introductory private lessons are offered at a discount off our regular prices, and are a great way to help your skater focus and work on skills that are more difficult to achieve and enhances the skills the already know. It also gives the skater a more structured, yet fun, additional practice time.
Packages of 3 and 6 half-hour lessons are available. Cost is $70 for three private lessons, and $135 for six private lessons, and each lesson includes one hour of skating academy freestyle ice time.
Call our office at 316-337-9199 and approach any of our Group Class instructors to book private lessons at our intro to private lesson discounted rate!**
**Skaters are eligible if they have not taken private lessons at our regular rates in the last 6 months.