Lessons and Camps
Learn-to-Skate Group Lessons
The Ice Arena offers group lessons for children as young as 18 months of age through adults - all levels. The learn-to-skate program is a recreational skating program sanctioned through the Ice Skating Institute. In addition to group lessons, our coaching staff is also available for private lessons. Private lessons are arranged directly with one of our qualified instructors or through our Skating Director.
Summer Learn-to-Skate classes begin July 11. Classes are held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings during the summer or Saturday afternoons. Registration for summer classes may be completed by mailing the brochure/registration form with payment or in person at the Ice Arena.
Back-to-School Lessons will be held during September on Thursday afternoons. Fall/Winter lessons will begin in October on Thursday afternoons, Friday mornings and Saturday mornings.
Figure Skating and Hockey Camps
During July and August the Ice Arena holds skating camps for children as young as 3 years of age through 15 years of age, all levels. Skaters enjoy on-ice instruction, on-ice games/music, off-ice games and crafts. Campers perform in a show at the end of the week for the parents. Half day camps for 3-6 year olds and full day camps for 6-15 year olds.
Don’t let your child miss out on this cool summer fun. Registration begins on March 15 every year and space is limited so register early!
Summer Camp and Learn-to-Skate Brochure 2017
Due to the delayed opening of the facility additional summer camps have been scheduled in August.
Summer Camp Information (for those already registered please see information and return the required form to the Ice Arena):
Summer Skate Camp - Full Day
Small Skate Camp - Half Day
The Ice Arena also has opportunities for more advanced skaters to sharpen their skills with the Hockey Development Camp and Freestyle Camp.
Pro-Ambitions Hockey will be hosting a hockey camp during the week of July 24th at the Ice Arena. Details and registration information can be found at http://proambitions.com
If you need additional information please call 301-809-3090.
Bowie ISI Skating Team
The Ice Arena is proud to have the Bowie I.S.I. Skating Team as part of our program offerings. The ISI team is an Ice Skating Institute Recreational Skating Team. Our team has several Synchronized Skating Teams that practice on Thursday evenings (September-April) as well as two Production Teams that practice on Saturday afternoons (September-April). These teams compete in local and national competitions. The team also has over 75 individual team members who compete in competitions at various levels. The Bowie ISI Team participates in local fundraiser efforts including the annual Toys for Tots Drive. For more information on our ISI Skating Team please contact the Skating Director.