Spring / Summer 2014 Gale Centre Recreation Schedule

This schedule runs from May 1, 2014 until August 31, 2014.

ActivityLocationMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayNo Ice
 Public SkatingGale      2:15pm - 4:15pm
Adult/Senior SkateGale  9:00 am - 10:00 am12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  
Tiny Tots SkateGale  10:00 am - 12:00 pm1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  
Stick & PuckGale 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm3:15 pm - 4:45 pm  
Adult Stick & Puck 15+Gale  3:15 pm - 4:45 pm1:30 pm - 3:00 pm   
Pay as you Play 18+Gale 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm12:00 pm - 1:30 pm   
Pay as you Play 65+ Gale 10:00 am - 11:15 am
 
   
Pay as you Play 70+Gale 11:15 am - 1:15 pm
 
   

Fall 2014 and Winter 2015 Gale Centre Recreation Schedule

This schedule runs from September 2, 2014 until April 5, 2015.

ActivityLocationMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayNo Ice
 Public Skating
begins September 13
Gale     8:00 p.m.  - 9:30 p.m.2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
November 30: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
September 27, 28
October 11, 18, 19
November 9, 30 (no ice from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. on the 30th)
December 13, 28
January 10, 17, 18
February 7
March 7, 8, 15, 28, 29
 Public Skating
runs from October 4 to March 21
Chippawa     12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. November 8
January 17
February 21
March 7
Adult/Senior SkateGale  9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.  November 13, 20
December 25
January 1, 8
February 19
Tiny Tots SkateGale  10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  November 12 (9:00 am - 10:00 am), 13, 20
December 11, 25
January 1, 8, 14
February 19
Stick & Puck (14 and under)Gale 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  November 20
December 11, 25
January 1, 8
February 19
March 19
April 9
Adult Stick & Puck 15+Gale  2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.   November 20
December 11, 25
January 1, 8
February 19
 Ticket Ice
until March 31
 Gale 7:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.     September 2
March 17
Pay as you Play 18+Gale 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.   November 20
December 11, 24, 25
January 1, 8, 14
March 18, 19
April 9
Pay as you Play 65+ Gale 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. 
   December 30
March 17
Pay as you Play 70+Gale 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
January 13: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
March 3: 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.   November 13, 20
December 25
January 1, 8
February 19
March 17, 19
April 9

Pricing

Skating Prices (includes HST) Pay as you Play Prices (includes HST)
Child/Student: $3.00Pay as you Play:$5.00
Adult:$3.75Pay as you Play 70+ : $3.00
Family Pass:$7.00Stick & Puck$5.00 (parent & child included)
Adult/Senior Skate:$3.00
$2.00 per extra child
Tiny Tots Skate:$3.00 
Ticket Ice$5.00 

ALL ADMISSION CHARGES CAN BE PAID AT THE GALE CENTRE ADMINISTRATION DESK

The City of Niagara Falls recommends that all participants wear a C.S.A. approved hockey helmet.

Rules and Guidelines

Participants are asked to observe the following safety rules for the enjoyment of all participants:

ALL PROGRAMS

  • Sign-ins will not be accepted until 1/2 hour prior to program start time
  • Proof of payment (i.e. bracelet) may be required prior to entering ice surface
  • Profanity and improper behavior will NOT be permitted
  • Report all accidents or injuries to skate patrol or arena staff members immediately
  • All participants must wear skates while on the ice surface
  • Alcoholic beverages, illegal substances, or anyone under the influence will not be permitted on the premises

Ticket Ice

  • Designated for figure skating practice only; skaters must be registered with Skate Canada.
  • Children 12 or under must be supervised on or off the ice by an adult; coaches accompanying skaters are free.

Public Skating (maximum 175 Skaters)

  • Skating aids, chairs, sleds, pylons, hockey sticks, pucks and other obstructions are not permitted on the ice surface
  • Food and drink are not permitted on the ice surface or players bench
  • No horseplay. Games such as tag or racing, as well as backwards skating, figure skating maneuvers or erratic skating are not permitted
  • Refrain from carrying children
  • Do not throw ice or snow
  • Please skate at a sensible speed, adhere to the directions of skate patrol and/or arena staff members

Family Skating (maximum 50 Skaters)

  • Skating aids permitted
  • Intended for families with small children. Older siblings are permitted during Family skates when accompanying parent(s)
  • No horseplay. Games such as tag or racing, as well as backwards skating, figure skating maneuvers or erratic skating are not permitted

Adult/Senior Skate (maximum 50 skaters)

  • Hockey sticks, pucks & other obstructions are not permitted on the ice
  • Please skate at a sensible speed, adhere to the directions of arena staff members

Tiny Tots Skate (maximum 50 skaters)

  • Skating aids are permitted
  • Refrain from carrying children

Pay as you Play Hockey (maximum 30 players)

  • Full equipment and a light and dark jersey are required
  • Slap Shots are not permitted
  • No checking or fighting
  • Goalies skate for free

Stick & Puck (maximum 40 Participants)

  • A parent (Adult 18 years +) is required to be on the ice with their children
  • Parents (Adults) are responsible to supervise their children on the ice
  • Slap shots are not permitted
  • Organized games or practices are NOT permitted

The facility is not responsible for accidents or lost or stolen items. Participants skate at their own risk