Ice Programming

The William G. Allyn and Duke Schneider Ice Arenas at Skaneateles Community Center offer open and group ice skating programs at one of two NHL-sized indoor ice-skating rinks. Learn more about programs and member benefits for all ages and skill levels, including:

  • Hockey lessons for adults and kids, including skill and speed training.
  • Figure skating lessons and learn to skate programs.
  • Outside hockey clinics and training
  • Ice rink rental for birthday parties and special events
  • Special Olympics ice-skating program, Peter’s Ice Angels
  • Open ice skating and special community events, year round

Ice Rink Schedule

Adult 101 Hockey

Please arrive early to check in at the front desk. Questions contact Jessica Poppe 315-685-2266

Girls High School Fall Hockey Camp

Register online (Club Automation) or call 315-685-2266

High School Boys Fall Hockey Camp

Program/Class Name:  Boys High School Aged –  Fall 2 Week Hockey Camp

Instructor: Mitch Major, & Jeff Bobbett Skaneateles Varsity Coaches

Start Date: Oct. 30, 2023

End Date:  November 10, 2023

Week 1:

Monday October 30st (3:30-4:45pm)

Tuesday October 31st (3:30pm – 4:45pm)
Wednesday November 1st (3:30pm – 4:45pm)

Thursday November 2nd (3:30pm – 4:45pm)

Friday November 3rd (3:30pm – 4:45pm)


Week 2:

Monday November 6th (3:30-4:45pm)

Tuesday November 7th 3:30pm – 4:45pm)
Wednesday November 8th (3:30pm – 4:45pm)

Thursday November 9th (3:30pm – 4:45pm)

Friday November 10th (3:30pm – 4:45pm)

Member: $125 or

Drop-in $15 per day

General Public: $175 or

Drop-in $20 per day


Register online or call the Front desk 315-685-2266

Adult Hockey Tournaments

Fall Fling -Novice Tournament

September 22-24, 2023

Register by 9/10

Ability: Novice/ D & C players only

4-8 teams

4 game minimum

3- 15-minute periods, officiated by certified refs

Ages 18 and up

$950 per team, deposit $250 to secure spot

more info: Jess Poppe


Open Skate

During Open Skate, individuals can skate freely. It’s a great opportunity to have fun with friends and family, exercise, and build your skate skills.

* General Public: $15 per person or $35 per family household. Skating Admission includes helmet, rental skates, and access to Aquatics and Fitness Center. 

**Schedule is subject to change please call ahead for most up to date information.**

Skate & Shoot

Improve your overall speed, accuracy, and confidence on the ice with Skate & Shoot drills. These sessions are ideal for hockey players who want to improve their technique.

All individuals are required to wear a helmet with face mask and gloves. Games are not available to play during Skate & Shoot but nets will be available.

Open Freestyle

Open Freestyle offers space for Figure Skaters to further develop their skills, practice routines, and express creativity.

*No instruction is provided during Open Freestyle.  

**Schedule is subject to change please call ahead for most up to date information.**

Adult Open Hockey

Enjoy fun and competitive skating to develop your hockey skills through competitive pick-up games and tournaments.

USA Learn to Skate: Group Lessons

Build your skate skills in our Learn to Skate sessions, offered several times throughout the year. Led by instructors of the Skaneateles Figure Skating Club and USA Learn to Skate, individuals will learn the basics of skating and fundamental techniques to build upon. Skaters ages 3 and up are encouraged to join!

Adult Learn to Skate

Our adult skating instruction provides a supportive, safe, and fun learning environment that is designed to cater to all skill levels. Build focus, coordination, and technique with help from the Skaneateles Figure Skating Club.

Special Olympics Ice-Skating Program

Peter’s Ice Angels, started by a member of the Skaneateles Community Center, Arlene Bloomer, in memory of her son, Peter Bloomer, is an ice program that meets from November-February and is coached by Special Olympics Coach, Kathy Long.

Outside Hockey Clinics

Skaneateles Community Center is partnered with the clinics below to bring you the best in Ice programs. Click on the icons to learn more about their service and offerings.

Ice Rental

William G. Allyn Ice Arena & Duke Schneider Ice Arena

  • Team Practices, Hockey Tournaments, Speed Skating, Pickup Hockey & Games, Figure Skating
  • Skate Parties, Gym Classes, Broomball, Sled Hockey
  • Fundraising Events


Ice Reservations:

To rent ice time please E-mail your request to Director, Matt Major.


Prime–Time Rates:

SCC- Members: $195 per hour
General Public: $210 per hour

Non-Prime Time Rates:

SCC Members: $165 per hour

General Public: $175 per hour


Definition of Non-Prime-Time Hours:

  1. Any days after 10:00pm
  2. Mondays thru Fridays 6:00am to 4:45pm (rate not available during school breaks)
  3. All days between 6:00am to 7:30am


Ice Rental Policies:

The ice will be resurfaced at the BEGINNING of your scheduled time and must be factored into your total reservation. Example: If you are looking to be on the ice for 1 hour then you will be required to rent 1.25 hour to take inconsideration of the ice cut.

Cancellations must be reported a minimum of 21 days prior to any booking to avoid payment. FULL payment is due otherwise.

Private instruction is not permitted during skate & shoot or open skate sessions unless the instructor is a SCC staff and player has paid and registered at the front desk.

Ice Rink Sponsorships

Looking to promote your Business? We have Billboard sponsorships available. See below links to our forms for more information.


Billboard Sponsor Form

Sponsor Information Form


No Glow N Skate in September. We will provide a schedule update once this has been confirmed.


**Schedule is subject to change please call ahead for most up to date information.**

SKATE & Celebrate Birthday Party

To Reserve contact Brianna Gignilliat, bgignilliat@skancc or 315-685-2266 ext 6902

Ice Rink Staff

Jessica Poppe
Jessica Poppe
Ice Rink Coordinator
Matthew Ide
Matthew Ide
Hockey Skills Instructor
Lisa Mirabito
Lisa Mirabito
Figure Skating Coach