Posted Friday, December 14th, 2018

Classes Accommodate Youngsters Age 3 Through Adult

Register now to learn to skate at Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown. New classes begin Jan. 4.

Mennen Sports Arena’s Learn-To-Skate group classes accommodate skaters age 3 through adult. These classes are designed to teach the basic skating skills needed to confidently glide on the ice, whether on your own along with the skills necessary to progress into the sports of figure skating and hockey.

No prior ice skating experience is necessary to join the Learn-To-Skate program. Lessons also accommodate more advanced skaters with the Bridge Program. Visit the website here.

Download the beginning skating lesson brochure here.

Download the Bridge Program for skaters who have learned the basics here.

Learn to Skate: Mennen Sports Arena Registering for Classes NowParticipants receive 30 minutes of group instruction per class along with a designated practice session. Skate rentals are available for $3 per day for lesson participants. Sizes start at a child size 6 up to an adult size 14. Figure and hockey skates are available.

Mennen has the three best ice surfaces in the area, making it the ultimate destination for daily public skating sessions including the popular Friday Night Skates with DJ Earl, plus lessons, clubs and clinics.

Grab your own skates, or rent them at the rink ($4) for these open skating sessions:

  • Mornings – Monday through Friday; Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. –  noon.
  • Afternoons – Monday through Friday: 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday: 2 – 4 p.m.
  • Evenings – Friday: 8 – 10 p.m.

Learn to Skate: Mennen Sports Arena Registering for Classes Now

Admission:

  • Weekday general admission: $6
  • Wednesday morning and afternoon: $3
  • Wednesday and Friday evenings: $9
  • Weekends and holidays: $8

Special holiday sessions:

  • December 26 – 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • January 1 – 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. ONLY.

Visit the Mennen Sports Arena calendar for freestyle, dance and open skating dates and times.

Garden State Speedskating Club and a number of skating camps also meet at the rinks. Mennen Arena is home ice for a number of area high school teams.

You can host a birthday party for up to 22 children at the arena, featuring two newly renovated party rooms.

In addition to 3 indoor rinks, amenities include a snack bar, pro shop, skate rental plus video games.

Looking for a workout? Skate slowly and burn about 350 calories per hour. Chase a puck and burn about 625 calories per hour.