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

Basic Skills

Fun, goal-oriented program for beginners, children (age 6+) 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: Basic Skills 2-6, Pre-Free Skate through Free Skate 6, and Adult 2-6.

COVID-19 Safety Notice:

Please note that at this time, we are only accepting students that have previously taken lessons at any Learn to Skate program and currently meet the age and level requirements outlined below.

*At this time, we are not able to accept any beginner or first-time skaters of any age.*

For any questions on skater eligibility, please contact us at (617) 787-5283 or by emailing,

2021-2022 Program Schedule


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

Basic Skills Thursdays 5:00pm-5:50pm
(Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam, Basic 1-6, Pre-Free Skate – Free Skate 6)

Summer Jun 24, 2021 Aug 19, 2021 8 $176 Opening Soon
Fall TBD
Winter 1 TBD
Winter 2 TBD
Spring TBD

*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 be a 40-minute instructional lesson and no practice time (due to COVID-19)
  • The Skating Academy Policies & Waivers

Campus Professionals

Kim Wheeland
Campus Manager

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

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


For more information on our programming: or 617-787-5283