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COVID-19 Closure Updates

St. Louis County has issued guidance for businesses to begin reopening on June 15. We are developing safety procedures that follow county guidelines for each facility and the Aquatic Center, Racquet Center, Athletic Fields, Community Center (Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.) Park Pavilions and restrooms have reopened, with restrictions. The Ice Arena, spray fountains and playgrounds are currently closed. 

Our parks remain open for walking, biking and open space play with families in the same household. Please continue to wear masks and social distance.

If you have further questions please ask by email webtrac@kirkwoodmo.org

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Pavilion and Picnic Site Reservations

Lion's PavilionKirkwood Residents & Businesses may start booking for the next calendar year on the first working day of November. Non-residents may start booking pavilions and picnic sites the first working day of February for the year in which they are reserving facilities. Athletic Fields are located at Kirkwood Park and Greentree Park and are also available for rental.

 

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The Kirkwood Parks & Recreation Department has athletic fields available to rent out.

  • Spring/Summer (Baseball & Softball): April to Labor Day
  • Fall Season (Soccer & Football): Labor Day to Thanksgiving
  • Request an info packet for the current booking season

Field Rain Out Hotline Number: 314-433-4313

 

 

Facilities

Ice Rink Hockey

NOTICE - Due to previously scheduled maintenance and unforeseen mechanical issues, re-opening of the rink has been postponed until further notice.  Please check back for updates.

The Kirkwood Recreation Station Ice Arena is open year-round for public skating, skating lessons, and other public activities. To be eligible for the Kirkwood resident prices listed below, you must have a Recreation Station ID Card, issued at the Community Center office. ID cards cost $5, and are valid for three years. To obtain a card come to the Community Center office during regular hours. Bring a current picture ID (MO driver’s license, etc.) showing your Kirkwood address and current utility bill, bank statement or personal property receipt for that same address.


Public Skating

Public Skating

Monthly Activity Calendar (Public Skating Times):  No Public Skating at this time

Admission Fees:

  • Kirkwood Resident Youth (4-17) - $4.00
  • Kirkwood Resident Adult (18+) - $4.00
  • Kirkwood Resident Senior (65+) - $3.50
  • Non Resident Youth (4-17) - $5.00
  • Non Resident Adult (18+) - $5.00
  • Non Resident Senior (65+) - $4.50
  • Skate Rental $2.00
  • Please note that you must live in the City of Kirkwood to be considered a resident at the ice rink

General Public Skating Information

  • Children 3 and under free with each paying adult (excludes skate rental).
  • Kirkwood residents must have ID card to receive Kirkwood resident rates.
  • Some sessions may not include entire ice surface due to group lessons at rink ends (see Calendar below).
  • Skate buckets available to children 8 and under on a first come, first serve basis (supplies limited).
  • Rental skate sizes: Children's 6-13, Youth 1-6, Adult 7-14. First come, first serve (supplies limited).
  • 10 Admission punch card (purchase 9, get 1 FREE) - $36.00 (Kirkwood Residents), $45.00 (Non Residents)
  • Full hockey equipment is strongly discouraged during public skating and is allowed only for children 8 and under.
  • Skate sharpening available (next business day only, after 3:00 PM) - $5.00.

 


Skating Lessons

Group Skate Lesson

Skating lesson sessions:

  • Session 1, September/October
  • Session 2, November/December
  • Session 3, January/February
  • Session 4, March/April/May
  • Session 5, June/July/August

*Registration begins at least 3 weeks prior to start of each session. Call or check back for registration start dates.

Learn to skate! The Kirkwood Ice Arena offers a wide range of skating lessons for ages 4 through adult, beginner through advanced, group or private. For more information call 314-822-5855. Update:  Due to the nature of the activity, age of participants, and restrictions/guidelines from St. Louis County, we are unable to offer Summer Skating Lessons at this time.  As of right now, we have every intention of resuming Skating Lessons in the Fall.  They would typically start just after Labor Day Weekend.  Please check back for updates as they become available. 

If registering on line for the first time, please allow up to 48 hours to set up your account. Registration can also be made by visiting the Community Center office or by calling 822-5855 (during business hours). If registering by phone, all participants will need to sign a release which can be faxed (314.984.5931) or e-mailed.

General Skating Lesson Information

  • Private, semi private, or custom group classes available with Arena Staff - for more information please call 314-822-5825.
  • Make up classes will be considered for illnesses and emergencies only. Make ups must be made during same session only, with permission from the Skating Director.
  • Due to the nature of this sport, we do not give refunds. All participants canceling in advance from a program voluntarily must present the request in writing and will be assessed a minimum $5.00 program charge. Participants that cancel voluntarily less than one week prior to the start of the program may only receive a partial refund.
  • Classes are divided by age and/or ability and filled on a first come, first serve basis. Classes may be combined, changed, or cancelled based on registration levels. Skaters not registered in the appropriate class may be moved.
  • There will be no confirmation letters, calls, or e-mails prior to classes starting.
  • All classes must be paid in full prior to first lesson. We do not pro rate for missed classes.
  • Please be sure your child is ready to participate as we do not offer "try it" classes.
  • Registration will close two weeks after the start of each class.
  • Skate rental included in fee. Please check in with cashier upon arrival for ticket to get skates.
  • Helmets are required for hockey classes only, highly recommended for all other classes.
  • Many of our classes take place during public skating times. Family members, etc. are welcome to skate during these times. Regular admission and skate rental fees apply.

Summer Camps 2020

Kirkwood's Summer Figure Skating Camp (Cancelled)
Camp offers weekly skating, Monday through Friday for USFS and ISI figure skating. We offer sessions for Freestyle, MIF, and Dance. Our program includes on ice classes for Annie's Edges, Artistry, Moves in the Field, High and Low Power Stroking, Inna Bauer-Spread Eagle and 135's, Jump Technique, and Ice Dance. Our off ice classes include Conditioning, Off Ice Jump Training/Technique, Stretching, and Spinning classes. Our Summer camp skaters can enjoy both private lessons and group lessons with a custom schedule for busy skaters. Camp instructors are certified members of one or more of the following:  Unites States Figure Skating Association, Professional Skaters Association, or Ice Sports Industry. Click on the forms below, or for more information, contact Susie at 984-5950.

Pavel Barber Hockey School (Cancelled)
May 8-10.  For more information please visit their web site at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pavel-barber-skills-sessions-st-louis-registration-96242123783

Synergy Hockey
August 3-7.  For more information, please visit their web site at www.synergyhockeyskills.com

Showdown Hockey
July 13-17.  For more information, please visit their web site at www.showdownhockey.com

Racine Goalie Academy
July 13-17.  For more information, please visit their web site at www.racinegoalieacademy.com

 


 

Stick and Puck

Stick and PuckThese sessions offer participants the opportunity to get on the ice with their own hockey stick and puck. HECC approved helmet (with cage if under 18), gloves, stick, skates, and puck required. Hourly admission fees are $5.00 for Kirkwood Residents and $6.00 for Non Residents. Arrive early, Stick and Puck limited to the first 30 skaters. Some sessions may be canceled, check monthly calendar above for times.


Freestyle Sessions

figure skates on iceFreestyle sessions offer figure skaters a chance to work on jumps, spins, dance routines, and more. Hourly admission fees are $5.00 for Kirkwood Residents and $6.00 for Non Residents. Some sessions may not include entire ice surface due to group Tot Lessons at rink ends. Some sessions may be canceled, check monthly calendar above for times.


Party Room

party roomOur party room is the perfect place for birthday and holiday parties, meetings, church group events, and more. Food and beverage can be brought in when renting the party room. To check availability, call 314-984-6977 or email at Ken Davies.


Group Rates

school group ice skatingDiscounted rates for public sessions are available for groups of 10 or more. A great idea for church groups, school field trips, holiday parties, scout troops, etc. For more information call 314-984-6977/314-984-6989 or email at Ken Davies. Group arrangements must be made at least five days in advance.


Dasherboard Advertising

Kirkwood Ice Arena can help you reach your marketing goals with this unique advertising opportunity.


Kirkwood Youth Hockey Association logo on iceYouth Hockey

The Kirkwood Youth Hockey Association offers league play for ages 4 through 16, learn to play through advanced levels.


SpeedskaterSpeedskating

Gateway Speed Skating Club offers speed skating opportunities for all ages. The club practices regularly at the Kirkwood Ice Arena between September and March.


Vintage Public SkatingHistory of the Rink

A brief history of the Kirkwood Ice Rink along with some vintage photos.

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