Our Programs


Learn to Skate

We offer Learn to Skate USA classes for all levels and all ages (Age 2 through Adult).  Our classes provide fundamental grass root skills while creating a fun atmosphere.   Whether you hope to play hockey, advance as a figure skater, or just skate for fun, this is the place to start! 

Session 1:  Sept 8th – Oct 16th, 2021 – Registration Closed

Session 2:  Oct 20th – Dec 4th, 2021 – Register Here  (Follow Instructions below)

Class Times:

Wednesday’s 5:00-5:50 pm

Saturday’s 9:00-9:50 am 

*No classes 11/24 or 11/27 during Thanksgiving Break*

 

Learn to Skate Registration Instructions

Create an Account (for first time users only!):
2 – Select “Apply for Membership” under New Members (or if you are an existing member, you may login to your account and skip below to the “Register for Classes” instructions
3 – Select “Create a new family account”
4 – Fill out form & save your personal information
5 – Check your email, you will receive a validation link
6 – Follow prompts to create your password
7 – Once you are logged in, select “Apply / Renew” along the top bar
8 – Select “LTS” (Learn to Skate) under membership type & select “apply”
 
Register for Classes:
1 – Once logged in, select “Contract Ice” along the top bar
2 – Under the Learn to Skate option, select “Continue”
3 – Expand the arrow next to “Packages”
4 – Select the classes you would like to sign up for
5 – When you are finished adding to your cart, checkout and pay!
 

*Learn to Skate USA Membership (REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE) – Click Here

All skaters are required to join Learn to Skate USA for an annual membership prior to the start of class.  Please choose Livingston Skate Club as your affiliated club.  Membership costs approximately $16 and renews July 1st every year. This cost covers the program materials and insurance.  Skaters receive a membership card, program booklet and subscription to Skating magazine – Learn to Skate USA edition.  This membership is required for all Learn to Skate USA programs nationwide.
*Note:  If you have a USA Hockey or US Figure Skating membership, there is no need to purchase a Learn to Skate USA membership.   

 

Class Format

Learn to Skate class consist of 25 minutes of instruction by a senior coach and 25 minutes of monitored practice ice including fun & games. 

*Exception: Skaters in the entry level Snowplow levels 1-4 classes (ages 6 & under), skate for 25 minutes only with a certified Learn to Skate USA coach.  Snowplow classes do not include 25 minutes of practice ice, however practice ice can be purchased separately.  The reduced ice time is reflected in the class cost.

Additional Information

  • Skates should fit, please don’t leave growing room.
  • Skates should have good ankle support, and only have one blade.
  • It’s best to wear thin socks in the skates, comfortable tighter fit clothing, and gloves or mittens.
  • We strongly advise skaters to wear a helmet. Especially skaters 7 and under who have less than a year of skating experience.
  • We teach the Learn to Skate USA curriculum. This includes the following levels: Snowplow Sam 1-4, Hockey 1-4, Basic 1-6, & Freeskate Levels
  • In accordance with state requirements, face masks will not be mandated during Learn to Skate.  However, please do what you need to do to stay safe.  Do not ever hesitate to wear your face mask, distance and do anything you need to personally.  We have always taken the stand that when and how you come out of this pandemic is and should be a personal choice for your family.  So we will always honor and respect what you choose to do.

 

Questions?

Email: livingstonskateclub@gmail.com

Phone: (248) 807-0631

Facebook: Livingston Skate Club

 

Freestyle Ice/Private Lessons

​We offer a program structure encompassing the needs of both recreational and competitive skaters. Whether the goal is to skate at a competitive level or to skate recreationally, we have coaches who will work hard to help you reach your goals! In the last few years, we have had skaters test through their senior moves in the field test, as well as compete at the EGL Regional Championships, the Michigan High School States Championships. For more information, contact our skating co-director, Kristen Paulson @ (248)807-0631 or email us at livingstonskateclub@gmail.com.

Registration & Consent forms for Livingston Skate Club Members:

LSC Membership Form (listed under Sept 30th appointment)

Consent Form (please sign and return via email)

Howell Unified High School Figure Skating Team

High School skaters from Howell, Fowlerville, Linden join together as one as the Howell Unified Figure Skating Team.  For the past two seasons, our team has been district champions, and has advanced on to the State Championships, placing in the top 4.  For more information please contact head coach, Elena Palmer Strong @ elena.palmer@gmail.com .