North End

Dedham Campus

DCR Steriti Memorial Rink, 561 Commercial Street, North End, Boston, MA

Operated by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, the facility offers open viewing, seating areas, and limited skate rentals. Located in the historic North End, there is convenient access to public transportation at the MBTA’s North Station, on street parking and parking garages within walking distance.

Program Offered

Basic Skills

Fun, goal-oriented program for beginners, children (age 4+) through adult. Skaters will receive Basic Skills instruction following the Learn to Skate USA curriculum which is endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey. Basic Skills sessions offered: Snowplow Sam 1-3, Basic Skills 1-6, Pre-Free Skate through Free Skate 6, and Adult 1-6.


2019-2020 Program Schedule

Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens
Basic Skills: Saturdays 10:00am-10:50am (Ages 4-Adult: All Levels)
Winter 1 Nov 16, 2019 Jan 18, 2020 11/30, 12/28 8 $176 Closed*
Winter 2 Jan 25, 2020 Mar 14, 2020 2/8 7 $154 Closed*

Campus Manager

North End Campus Coach, Hamel-BottariSusan Hamel-Bottari
Campus Manager

Susan has been a member of The Skating Club of Boston for over 25 years. She was a regional, sectional and national medalist in Adult Single and Pairs. She has performed as a ballet skater for Holiday On Ice. She also served as director of Agora United International Skating School in Milan, Italy. She volunteered at the 2006 Torino Winter Olympic Games in Italy. She holds a PSA Master Group Rating and Free Skating and moves in the field Register Rating.
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