Somerville Campus

Adult skating lessons at the Somerville Campus

Founders Memorial Rink – 570 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA

Founders Memorial Rink offers parking, snack machines, and an off-ice area to put on skates and warm clothing. Hockey skate rentals are the only type of skates available at this Campus. Please make sure your skater arrives with their own skates if they are not using hockey skates.

Programs Offered

Snowplow Sam

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

Basic Skills

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

2021-2022 Program Schedule

  Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens

Basic Skills Saturdays 2:30pm-3:20pm
(Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam, Basic 1-6)

Fall Sept 11, 2021 Oct 30, 2021 10/9 7 $175 Closed
Winter 1 Nov 6, 2021 Jan 8, 2022 11/27, 12/25, 1/1 7 $175 Closed
Winter 2 Jan 15, 2022 Feb 19, 2022 6 $150
Spring Feb 26, 2022 Mar 26, 2022 5 $125 Feb 2nd

Basic Skills Saturdays 3:00pm-3:50pm
(Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate – Free Skate 6 & Adults: All Levels)

Fall Sept 11, 2021 Oct 30, 2021 10/9 7 $175 Closed
Winter 1 Nov 6, 2021 Jan 8, 2021 11/27, 12/25, 1/1 7 $175 Closed
Winter 2 Jan 15, 2022 Feb 19, 2022 6 $150
Spring Feb 26, 2022 Mar 26, 2022 5 $125 Feb 2nd

Basic Skills Tuesdays 6:00pm-6:50pm
(Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam, Basic 1-6)

Fall Sept 21, 2021 Nov 2, 2021 7 $175 Closed
Winter 1 Nov 9, 2021 Dec 21, 2021 7 $175 Closed
Winter 2 Jan 4, 2022 Feb 15, 2022 7 $175
Spring Feb 22, 2022 Mar 22, 2022 5 $125 Feb 2nd

Basic Skills Tuesdays 6:30pm-7:20pm
(Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate – Free Skate 6 & Adults: All Levels)

Fall Sept 21, 2021 Nov 2, 2021 7 $175 Closed
Winter 1 Nov 9, 2021 Dec 21, 2021 7 $175 Closed
Winter 2 Jan 4, 2022 Feb 15, 2022 7 $175
Spring Feb 22, 2022 Mar 22, 2022 5 $125 Feb 2nd

*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

Campus Professionals

Kim Wheeland
Campus Manager

Jun-Hong Chen
Instructor
Shin-Juh Chen
Instructor
Caroline Depietri
Instructor
Phillip Deyesso
Instructor
Jessica Dupere
Instructor
Clara Gross
Instructor
Emily Kirillov
Instructor

Can’t find a session to fit your schedule? Check out our other Campuses:
Boston • Brookline • DedhamFenway • Frog Pond
North EndNorwood • Somerville West Roxbury

 

For more information on our programming:
info@skatingacademy.org or 617-787-5283