Starting now, join local skaters to Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer™ and help raise money for cancer research through the Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation (CARES) and Juneau's Cancer Connection. Figure skating and Olympic gold medalist Scott Hamilton has partnered with CBJ Parks & Recreation's Treadwell Arena for a peer-to-peer fundraising effort to support CARES Foundation's research and Cancer Connection, a grassroots non-profit organization working to assist Alaskans living with cancer.
We'll celebrate our success with a fun-filled weekend of special events September 29 – October 1, including a Remembrance Walk, 3 v 3 youth hockey, adult pond hockey, open skate, and a skating show featuring local and elite skaters emceed by Scott Hamilton. Everyone in Juneau—skater or not—is invited to take part and join a community-wide effort to make a difference for those living with cancer.
All Juneau 3rd Graders skate for free at Treadwell Arena during any drop-in session - Open Skate, Family Skate, Stick N’ Puck, or Pond Hockey. Skate rental is included. Register your 3rd grader online (look for Season Passes under the Treadwell Arena tab) and then check in at the front desk when you arrive to skate. More information can be found here.
Treadwell Arena is offering drop-in speed skating all season. Sessions are one-hour in length every other Sunday at 2:45 p.m. with instruction provided by Michael Keye-Schuler and Andrew Dyke. Participants can register online in advance, or simply drop-in. Each session costs $15 +tax and the first session on October 8 is free. Skaters must be 12+ with intermediate skating skills (must be able to skate comfortably without assistance and perform a snowplow stop). Layered, warm and movable clothing, gloves, and helmets are required. Short track speed skates will be provided and are first come first served.
V4 Hockey vending machine!
Looking for skate laces, hockey tap or even a hockey stick? V4 Hockey vending in our lobby has many items that hockey players often need. With no pro-shop in Juneau, this is the place to go!
Treadwell Arena is offering Parent & Tot lessons that focus on the fun and basics of ice skating. The cost is $15.75 for 1 adult and 1 tot (age 5 and under) and includes skate rental (the smallest size is toddler 8) and helmets. Lessons take place every other Sunday from 2:45 to 3:45 p.m. Check the schedule to find the next available date.