In-House Hockey/Learn to Skate Program

For the Beginner Hockey Player — Ages 3 to 13

The Garfield Heights Municipal Hockey and Municipal Figure Skating Programs invite you to become a part of an introductory activity for those who would love to play hockey and for the beginner who wants to learn to skate. Registration in this 8 -week session which will include use of necessary protective equipment. All you need is skates and a stick.  If you don’t have skates yet, rental figure skates will be available at no additional fee.

Children will be divided into 2 Groups: Group A designed for the beginner skater with little to no experience and Group B designed as an introduction to the sport of hockey consisting of the basic fundamentals.

All classes are held on Saturdays at Dan Kostel Recreation Center from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm

8- week Session 1: Sept. 23, 30, October 7, 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11

8-week Session 2: December 9, 16, January 6, 13, 20, 27, February 3, 10

Registration: Register at the Parks and Recreation Office (Dan Kostel Recreation Center 5411 Turney Road). Fees are $40.00 residents and $60.00 non-residents, plus the cost of a Garfield Heights Recreation Annual ID card, $10.00 residents or $35.00 for non-residents. Proof of residency and birth certificate are needed at the time of registration. A cash deposit of $20.00 will be required for equipment & locker before it will be issued.  Avoid a late fee of $15.00 and register by deadline dates: Friday, September 22nd for Session 1, or Friday, December 8th for Session 2, by 4:00 pm.

For more information, contact the Parks and Recreation Office at 216-475-7272.