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Ice Skating Lessons for Kids in CT

January 3 @ 3:15 pm - March 11 @ 4:45 pm

Learn to Skate Lessons
New session of Ice Skating Lessons for Kids in CT starts January 3!  Perfect for new and returning skaters who want to continue to improve their skating skills. Learn to Skate Program in two group skating clinic sessions for mobile skaters age 6 and up. Due to COVID-19 and US Figure Skating recommendations, all participants must be able to stand and march without assistance to partake in current LTS classes. All skaters are required to wear a mask and gloves (can be purchased at the RinkSide Pro Shop) in order to participate in group classes.
Sign up today as class size will be limited. Click here to register online.
The Rink’s Learn to Skate program is dedicated to providing quality instruction.  The development of strong fundamental skills will make ice skating fun for the recreational skater and prepares serious skaters for future figure skating and hockey. Classes meet once a week but eager students may register for more than one class at a time.
The Program Supervisor and instructors keep a close eye on and record the progress of each student, to ensure the best possible results. At the end of the class cycle each participant receives a Certificate of Achievement outlining all the skills they have accomplished successfully.
Register for VMSR Learn to Skate lessons and receive 10% off your new skate purchase in the RinkSide Pro Shop. Present registration receipt to pro shop to receive your discount.
If you choose to rent skates for Learn to Skate lessons, VMSR offers a skate rental discount card.  Pay $30 for 10 rentals – $1 discount for each rental!

  • Classes will be cancelled when West Hartford Public Schools are cancelled or dismissed early due to weather.
  • There are no make-ups for missed classes.
  • Registration is only accepted into the third week of a cycle.
  • Registration fees include all costs except skate rental.
  • All fees are non refundable.
VMSR also offers private instruction to individuals who either cannot participate in the Learn to Skate program or are working on figure skating goals over and beyond the Learn to Skate program.  We have a staff of highly trained instructors who can work with individuals during various sessions.  Stop by or call the rink for a complete list of VMSR facility approved teaching professionals.
Veterans Memorial Skating Rink is a fun-filled recreational skating facility, offering outstanding figure skating, action packed hockey … you’ll find it all at Veterans Memorial Ice Skating Rink!  This state of the art facility has everything to make your skating experience the best it can be! All in a clean air/emission free, climate-controlled environment for the comfort of skaters and spectators alike! The fully enclosed arena is temperature controlled and features a 200′ by 85′ NHL size ice surface. Special lighting and sound system adds to the excitement.  The RinkSide Cafe and Pro Shop add to the fun! VMSR offers a broad range of skating activities designed to afford everyone the opportunity to skate.
Registration is only accepted into the third week of a cycle.
Registration fees include all costs except skate rental.
Must provide proof of residency for resident rate.


January 3 @ 3:15 pm
March 11 @ 4:45 pm
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Veterans Memorial Ice Skating Rink
56 Buena Vista Road West Hartford, CT 06107
West Hartford, CT 06107 United States
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