We are excited to announce our spring program of Learn to Skate USA classes at the Newington Arena (300 Alumni Rd in Newington, CT). The 8-week session will start on Friday April 27, 2018.

The Learn to Skate program will run for 8 weeks from April 27 – June 17, with classes being held on Fridays and Sundays. This is a structured program with a set curriculum using the Learn to Skate USA model. June 22 and June 24 will be used for make-up classes



Open to all boys and girls ages 4 and above, beginner through advanced. Program director reserves the right to accept younger participants.



Fridays at approximately 6pm. Sundays during the 4 o’clock hour.

Registration for the entire 8 week program is to be done online prior to program starting.  If you are not pre-registered, a $20.00 late fee will be added upon your registration at the arena.


Walk in policy: Walk in's are only allowed during the June 22 & June 24 make up session date.


Make up dates:

Everyone is allowed 1 make up class and this class must be used on either Friday June 22 or Sunday June 24.


Learn to Skate USA:

Everyone must be registered with Learn to Skate USA prior to enrolling in the class. Please go to www.learntoskateUSA.com and register your skater. Once you completed the registration, you must forward your skaters confirmation email (with LTS USA number) to so we can claim your skater to the program. If you fail to register prior to the session starting, we will register your skater for an added fee.



8 weeks at 1x per week: $125.00

8 weeks at 2x per week: $200.00

            Family discount of 10% for 3 or more children in the program

            Rental skates (if needed) included in the cost of program

With your registration, you get two free passes to public skating sessions (excluding Friday Night Ice Jam)


Online Registration:

Please visit our registration site at: http://newington.maxgalaxy.net/Home.aspx . Once on the registration site, you will need to create an account. After your account is setup, select the Membership tab, then select Learn to Skate.


Additional Information:

Each session, skaters are asked to check in at the office in the lobby and give your name where you will get your badge for that lesson.


Group placement is made according to age and ability.


Instructors will be at the rink location and lobby office to assist those who need it.


Properly fitted skates with single blades are required along with hats and gloves/mittens for safety and warmth. Helmets are optional but suggested for young children.


All parents and spectators are asked to stay on the bleacher side of the rink during class time. Nobody allowed on the benches or in the doorways during the class time.


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our skating director, Brittany Schon at NewingtonArenaLTS@gmail.com

View our Learn to Skate Schedule