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WE are located at 888 Cosburn Ave, Toronto, ON, M4C 2W6
Our Mailing Address is PO Box 30001 RPO Woodbine Heights, Toronto, ON, M4C 5J2
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WE HAVE ROOM IN MOST OF OUR CANSKATE LEARN TO SKATE PROGRAMS!
SEE BELOW FOR EXACT NUMBERS.
Updated: September 26, 2013
Please note new mailing address
P.O Box 30001 RPO Woodbine Heights., Toronto, ON, M4C 5J2
List of Important Dates:
2013/2014 ONLINE registration for 2012/2013 RETURNING MEMBERS-begins Friday, August 16 @ 7 pm
2013/2014 Winter season officially opens for business on Tuesday, September 3
First day of skating for Introductory, Pre-StarSkate, StarSkate1, StarSkate2, Adult-AS OF September 3
2013/2014 ONLINE registration for NEW MEMBERS-begins on Monday, September 9 @ 5pm
First day of skating for Morning Program-Tuesday, September 10
First day of skating for Sunday CanSkate-Sunday, September 29
First day of skating for Thursday CanSkate-Thursday, October 3
2013/2014 Winter Registration IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
East York Skating Club's LEARN TO SKATE (CANSKATE) program begins as of September 29 & October 3.
The program is geared to 4 yr olds and older.
We also have program for higher level skaters, adult and synchronized skating.
IN-PERSON REGISTRATION - you may still register IN PERSON @ East York (888 Cosburn Ave) 5-7pm each day (except Sat) in our Club Office.
ON-LINE REGISTRATION is also available. Please see the link above for registering ONLINE.
Please go to the New Member Registration Link (above) for more detailed information.
We have ROOM IN MOST OF OUR CANSKATE SESSIONS right now.
Please see below for what sessions/days for all levels are still available.
REGISTRATION NUMBERS (as of Sept 26):
LEARN TO SKATE SESSIONS:
CANSKATE1 SUN 145 - OPEN
CANSKATE1 SUN 230 - ONLY 12 SPOTS LEFT
CANSKATE1 THU - ONLY 15 SPOTS LEFT
CANSKATE2 SUN - ONLY 2 SPOTS LEFT
CANSKATE2 THU - ONLY 13 SPOTS LEFT
CANSKATE3 - OPEN
NEW LEARN TO SKATE GROUP FOR OLDER SKATERS:
The club has opened up a group for the older Learn to Skate skater. If you are 10 yrs or older as of December 2013 you can register for the CanSkate3 session. Once you have registered we will place your skater with the skaters of simillar age.
HIGHER STARSKATE SESSIONS:
FRIDAY INTRODUCTORY SESSION - IS NOW BOOKED
TUESDAY INTRODUCTORY SESSION - ONLY 6 SPOTS LEFT
SUNDAY INTRODUCTORY SESSION - ONLY 5 SPOTS LEFT
PRE-STARSKATE SESSION - ALL DAYS AND TIMES - OPEN
SUNDAY STARSKATE1/SKATESKATE2 SESSION @ 7:25 - IS NOW BOOKED
WED 4:10 STARSKATE1/STARSKATE2 - ONLY 3 SPOTS LEFT
WED 5:50 STARSKATE1/STARSKATE2 - ONLY 4 SPOTS LEFT
ALL OTHER STARSKATE1 & STARSKATE2 SESSIONS - OPEN
ADULT SESSION SUN 8:50 - OPEN
If you would like to put on a waiting list for any of the higher starskate sessions that are booked please email the club.
2013 SEPTEMBER & OCTOBER CALENDARS NOW POSTED:
The September & October calendars are now posted under Calendar of Events.
BACK AT EAST YORK MEMORIAL ARENA AS OF SEPTEMER 16!:
WE ARE AT BACK AT EAST YORK AS OF SEPTEMBER 16!
The regular schedule will be in effect.
Please see Monthly calendar for all the important dates in Sept & Oct.
Please note that there will be a modified schedule on Thursday Sept 19 & 26.
The CanSkate1, CanSkate2 or CanSkate3 sessions begin as of Sept 29 & Oct 3.
Morning Program will begin Tuesday, Sept 17.
2013/2014 PROGRAM ASSISTANTS - CALLING ALL SKATERS
Program Assistants is a vital part of the Club and assist on the CanSkate Sessions. Program Assistants must be qualified for B (now called Introductory) as of the previous Spring session, be 10 years old as of September 1st and attend the PA seminar (skates are required) at the start of the season to be certified. Attendance to the seminar is a club requirement and Skate Canada recommendation. They earn $4.00 in credits for every 1 hour session that they work. These credits are applied to future club membership fees.
The seminar will be on Sunday, September 22 @ East York from 2:45-3:45 Off-ice and 3:45-4:45 On-ice.
DO NOT FORGET YOUR SKATES. YOU WILL NEED THEM FOR THE ON-ICE PORTION.
Please email the club adminstrator if you would still like to register.
Calling all skaters!
Ice Dreams is recruiting skaters. We still have spaces left on our Beginner and Elementary teams and are looking for enthusiastic skaters aged 12 and younger who are interested in this fabulous team sport.
THANK YOU TO ALL WHO SUPPORTED THIS YEARS ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT:
Club's annual Golf tournament was played on Saturday, June 22 @ Angus Glen Golf Club. We would like to thank our sponsors for this year's golf tournament:
Owen Whitehead (Director) - Provides lighting/staging for annual ice show
Katherine Aczel Photography - provided pictures for 2013 ice show
Signe Ronka (owner) - Provides the off-ice program for the club
iSure - Daria Battista
CANtactix - Dan Desmarais
2013 GOLF TOURNAMENT DONATIONS:
Thank you to the following for the generous donations:
Janice Koshida – RBC
Beth Zhiel – Rogers
Peter Saikali – Natrel
Peter Martineau – Beacher’s Café
Sportchek – Theresa Morales-Noade (General Manager)
Sanae & Tetsuo Fukushima (Golf Balls)
George Hugh Johnston – Bento Sushi
Greg Watts - Cineplex
Barry St. Pierre (Owner) – Shopper’s Drug Mart
Swiss Chalet Starbucks Manzer Hair Studio
2013 SUMMER DRAWS WINNERS:
Please note the club's summer draws were drawn at the summer board meeting in July. The winners are:
- 50% off your Winter 2013 Membership fees for 1 skater - NIKKITA SINGH
- Free Registration into the 2014 Ice Show for 1 skater - SAIKALI
- Free Test Day Fees for a year Sept 2013 to Spring 2014 for 1 skater - PASCALE SAM-FOH
Reminder that No CanSkate session skater to be left at rink without parent supervision:
Just a reminder that all CanSkate session skaters should have a parent in attendance at all times during their sessions. Skaters should not be dropped off at the rink without a parent. This is for the safety of the skater as the club is not a "DAY CARE". We appreciate your cooperation in this matter. For more information regarding the "security and safety of skaters" please re-read the Important Information for CanSkate session skaters.