DCR Steriti Memorial Rink – 561 Commercial Street, 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.
This is where it all begins! These classes are designed to help children six and younger develop the ABCs of movement – Agility, Balance, Coordination and speed. The ABCs are essential for developing fundamental movement skills and physical literacy. All classes will be taught in a safe and positive environment, incorporating fun and games making class time an enjoyable experience for all. Learn More
Fun, goal-oriented program for beginners, children (age 4+) through adults. Skaters will receive Basic Skills instruction following the Learn to Skate USA curriculum endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey. Basic Skills sessions offered: Snowplow Sam, Basic Skills, Pre-Free Skate through Free Skate 6, and Adults at all levels. Learn More
City of Boston Vaccination Requirement
Starting on January 15, 2022, to address rising COVID-19 cases and encourage vaccination, individuals will be required to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19 in order to enter certain indoor spaces in Boston. People working in those locations will also be required to have received their vaccines.
2022-2023 Tentative Program Schedule
|Term||First Class||Last Class||No Class||# Classes||Price||Registration Opens|
Basic Skills: Saturdays 10:00am-10:50am
|Winter 1||Nov 19, 2022||Jan 21, 2023||11/26, 12/24, 12/31||7||$175||October 5th|
|Winter 2||Jan 28, 2023||Mar 11, 2023||–||7||$175||December 7th|
*Please call (617) 787-5283 to inquire about availability on closed classes or to discuss skater eligibility.
- Registration will close five business days prior to the first class at each campus location
- Classes will include 25 minutes of instructional time and 25 minutes of practice time. Please keep in mind that instruction and practice may be either during the first 25 minutes or the second 25 minutes which is determined by level.
- The Skating Academy Policies & Waivers