Notice of Annual General Meeting & Election- Mount Pearl Skating Club
The Mount Pearl Skating Club will have their 2014 AGM on Monday May 12, 2014 at 7pm in the hospitality room on the third floor at the Glacier 1 Arena.
All are welcome.
Voting will take place at this meeting for your 2014/15 executive positions:
-President (1 year replacement term)
-Vice-President (2 year term)
-Treasurer (2 year term)
Director positions (1 year term)
All interested volunteers are welcome to run in this election.
Voters must be at least 18 years of age, and a registered member of the Mount Pearl Skating Club. For skaters/members under the age of 18, a legal parent/guardian may vote (only one vote per person).
The Mount Pearl Open Starlites are currently recruiting team members for the upcoming season. There will be tryouts at Glacier 2 at the following times:
Thursday May 8th 8:30-9:30 PM
Sunday May 11th 9:30 - 10:30 PM
Saturday May 17th 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Tryouts will cost $10 per session.
Skaters must be 12 years of age or older as of July 1. There will be on and off ice sessions twice weekly and the possibility of travel to competitions this season. Synchro experience is an asset but not required. The Open Starlites are currently Provincial and Atlantic Champions. All skaters meeting age criteria are welcomed to attend. Please pass this information along to anyone who may be interested.
Any questions, please e-mail Kevin Walsh at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ticket # 361588 was drawn for the 50/50 draw during the Ice Show.
The prize was for $557 dollars and the prize was claimed.
Thankyou to all who participated
Ice Show costumes will be available for pickup at the Glacier starting on Monday, April 7th, 2014.
Please see here for available times
Please find the final Notice to Canskate Parents for Ice Show here
Please find the Ice Show Practice schedule for all Canskate and above sessions here
Please note that Tuesday Junior and Senior sessions are large group numbers.
Also note the following changes.
Prejunior Wednesday 7:00 - 7:50pm
Open Synchro Thursday 8:10 - 8:50pm
a) Ice Show Reheresal Day is Friday, April 11, 2014; 4-7 pm – more details will follow on the times skaters are required to be at the rink;
b) Ice Show Day is Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 12:00 noon until approx.. 2:30 pm – skaters are required to be at the rink by 1100 am….
c) Tickets for Ice Show will go on Saturday, March 22, 2014 and will be on sale during all can-skate days and practice sessions leading up to Ice Show Day; Tickets will be on sale in the Viewing Room/Music Room for all days;
See below for details on Ticket Sales;
1) All Pre-can & Can-Skaters are free and do not require a ticket;
2) Parents of Pre-can Skaters do require a ticket;
3) Pre-School children (5 and under) are free;
4) School Children from Kindergarten to High School (5-18) – Ticket price is $5.00;
5) Adults – Ticket price is $15.00;
6) Cash or Cheque is Accepted;
Congratulations to Julianna Quinn for her entry into the Ice Show Naming Contest.
This years event will be named 'Once Upon a Toe Pick'
The club will be represented by 8 skaters who have qualified to attend the 2014 Skate Atlantica competition in East Hants, NS March 28-30, 2014.
Live streaming of the event can be found here.
Full event details can be found here.
Good luck to our skaters: Shawna Brodhagen, Jessica Gibbons, Keira Goulding, Lauren Hearns, Melissa McGettigan, McKenna Mercer, Julianna Quinn, Madison Sturge
Congratulations to club skater Marrian Kamel!
Marrian travelled to the 2014 Adult Figure Skating Championships in Regina, SK March 28-30, 2014.
Marrian skated a personal best, winning the GOLD MEDAL!
Congratulations to all club skaters who participated at the 2014 Eastern Divisional Championships January 25-26, 2014 in Bay Roberts.
Club results have been posted in our Honor Roll.
This is a qualifying event for the 2014 Provincial Championships and 2014 Winter Games! Congratulations to all those who qualified!
1 pair of figure skates in a SWISS brand bag on Relay Road.
Please Call 746-0832
The Winter 2014 season has now started.
As we head into the Winter Sessions, we would like to remind all skaters and parents of our policies and proceedures for sessions.
In the event of poor weather, power outage, or other circumstances beyond our control, we may be required to cancel sessions.
Notice of Cancelled sessions will be posted immediately to our website and FaceBook page, as well as via Radio stations. In events where power prevents us from updating our site, we will still update via FaceBook and local radio stations.
WE CANNOT GUARENTEE THE MAKE UP OF SESSIONS LOST DUE TO UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES INCLUDING WEATHER AND POWER OUTAGES
Planned cancellations (for competitions, etc.) have already been taken into consideration in your session dates.
All club members are reminded of the off-season (Fall and Spring) Schools put off by the Avalon Region. This is not a club sponsored school, all arrangements, registration and payments must take place with the Avalon Region.
For information on Senior, Intermediate, Junior and Pre-Junior please clickhere.
For information on CanSkate please click here
The Juvenile Starlites would like to congratulate Marguerite Mullins of Paradise as the winner of the Print!!
The ticket was drawn by Jeff Pope and witnessed by Chris Pardy.
Thank you to all for your participation in this fundraiser.
And the winners are!!!
1st Prize - Gen Corrigan, Collinet
2nd Prize - Dana Smallwood
3rd Prize - Gary MacNeil
The Pre Novice Starlights would like to thank everyone who help in this fundraiser.
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Please be advised that effective today, Tuesday August 8, 2012, there will be NO ACCESS to the rear parking lot of the Glacier for the foreseeable future. This is due to construction requirements associated with the Reid Centre Expansion Project.
All patrons using the Mount Pearl Glacier Rink 2 over the next number of months are asked to please park in the front parking lot (on Olympic Drive) and enter Rink 2 via the red doors next to the Rink 1 entrance. For those of you who may require wheelchair access, you are asked to please enter thru Rink 1, use the elevator to get to Level 1 and enter Rink 2 via the interior walk-thru connecting the two arenas.
The Mount Pearl Glacier would like to apologize for any inconveniences that may be caused by these changes. Should you have any further questions, or need any clarification on this, please do not hesitate to contact Michelle Rideout (Facility Supervisor) or any of the Mount Pearl Glacier staff.