Greenwood Recreation Programming Update – Family Skating Opportunities
Petrolia – The Town of Petrolia is pleased to announce the return of Family Skating Opportunities at Greenwood Recreation Centre in Petrolia.
|Learn to Skate (Formerly Moms Pops & Tots) Starts Oct 14||Tots defined as 11 and underNo sticks permitted, skate aids are availableCSA approved helmets are mandatory for all skaters 6 and under and strongly recommended for all skatersStrollers are permittedMaximum participants on ice: 70Masks are mandatory for ages 2 and up||Mondays & Thursdays 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.|
|Adult Skate Starts Oct 14||17 years and olderNo SticksCSA approved helmets are strongly recommendedMaximum participants on ice: 70Masks are mandatory||Mondays & Thursdays 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.|
|Learn to Play Starts Oct 15||Children 11 and under with parent or providerSticks and pucks permittedNo aggressive playCSA approved helmet, and gloves are mandatory at a minimumMaximum participants on ice: 70||Fridays 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.|
|Public Skating Starts Oct 10||All participants 11 and under need to be accompanied by a responsible guardianMasks are mandatory for ages 2 and upCSA approved helmets are mandatory for all skaters 11 and under and strongly recommended for all skatersNo sticks permittedStrollers are permittedMaximum participants on ice: 70||Sundays 1:50 p.m. to 2:50 p.m.|
All Greenwood Recreation Centre Covid-19 safety measures will be enforced.
Key Points for participants:
- All patrons 12 years of age and older are required to be fully vaccinated
- All COVID-19 safety protocols are still in place and must be adhered to
- Masks are mandatory for all Town of Petrolia operated arena activities unless otherwise posted in the guidelines
- Children 11 years of age and under must always be under adult supervision
- Carrying an infant on the ice is not permitted
- Use of cell phones and or headphones while on the ice is not permitted
- Skaters are requested to not sit on the boards or in the players benches
- Figure skating is not permitted
- Those displaying unsafe or inappropriate behaviour on or off the ice will be asked to leave
- Skating aids are available for public use
- Sledge skating is permitted
The Greenwood Recreation Centre in Petrolia continues to employ deep cleaning practices and sanitation throughout the day. These changes include more time between groups, a full sanitation and deep cleaning of benches, the lobby, washrooms, and public areas.
The Town of Petrolia is committed to creating safe, healthy, vibrant spaces. In promoting shared positive experiences, we ask all participants to observe the principles of public safety, respect, and courtesy.
We thank you for your continued support as we navigate the changes to the COVID-19 guidelines and work to keep you safe and well.