programs available at the ice house

FIGURE SKATING UNLIMITED ICE

See the Unlimited Ice schedule for Figure Skating.

-YOUTH FIGURE- SNOwplow sam 

The Snowplow Sam levels are introductory classes divided into
four progressive levels allowing children, 4 to 6 years of age, with
no prior skating experience to build confidence while learning the basic skills of skating. 

WINTER SESSION: 1/3/22-3/26/22

Monday: 5:00-5:45pm 

Saturday: 10:25-11:10am 

-YOUTH FIGURE- BASIC SKILLS

Basic Skills teaches the FUNdamentals of ice skating and provides the best foundation for figure skating for children 7 and up. Six progressive levels introduce forward and backward skating, stops, edges, crossovers and turns.

WINTER SESSION: 1/3/22-3/26/22

Monday 5:00-5:45pm

Saturday: 10:25-11:10am

-youth figure-
free skate

Each free skate level is comprised of a variety of progressive skating skills, transitions, spins and jumps — all of which build on the previous skill, providing skaters a strong foundation of all elements.

WINTER SESSION: 1/3/22-3/26/22

Monday: 5:00-5:45pm 

Saturday: 9:30-10:15am 

-youth HOCKEY-
SNOWPLOW SAM

The Snowplow Sam levels are introductory classes divided into four progressive levels allowing children, 4 to 6 years of age, with no prior skating experience to build confidence while learning the basic skills of skating.

WINTER SESSION: 1/3/22-3/26/22

Monday: 5:45-6:30pm 

Saturday: 8:45-9:30am 

-youth HOCKEY-
SKATING

The Hockey curriculum is designed to teach the fundamentals of hockey skating for children 7 and up. In two badge levels, proper skating techniques for the game of hockey are the primary focus of the levels.

WINTER SESSION: 1/3/22-3/26/22

Monday: 5:45-6:30pm 

Saturday: 8:45-9:30am 

-youth HOCKEY-
DEVELOPMENT

Youth Hockey development instructed by renowned Coach Gus Liatos who has over 40 years of hockey instruction at all age levels throughout the state of Illinois. Youth Hockey Development will reinforce skating skills learned in Hockey 1 & 2 classes, and will introduce advanced hockey skills in full equipment. An emphasis on stick handling, passing, and shooting skills in a high-paced environment will prepare players for team play.

Requirements; must have completed Hockey 2 or equivalent to participate.

Winter Session: 1/6-3/26

Thursday: 5:00-5:45pm 

Saturday: 7:50-8:35am 

-youth HOCKEY-
JUNIOR JACKETS SKILLS

Proud to offer Junior Jacket Skills with Coach Gus. Designed for those players wanting an extra ice touch each week to enhance hockey stills. The focus will be on advanced stick handling, passing, and shooting skills. There will be an additional emphasis on edge work and skating skills; the cornerstones for any hockey player wanting to excel at higher levels.

Requirements; must be a Junior Jacket player or equivalent.

Winter Session: 1/6-3/24

Thursday: 5:45-6:30pm 

-excel hockey-

Instructed by Coach Caryn & Coach Scott 

This one of a kind class helps develop correct technique right from the start and helps skaters reach their full potential. Hockey Power focuses on forward and backward skating, stops, turns, transitions and explosive starts. Skaters become more powerful, stable, explosive, and efficiently fast.

Our Skills is designed to help you focus on your individual abilities while teaching you the skills you need to excel as a hockey player. Each session is focused on soft skills including skating, passing, shooting, and stick handling.

Scott Herbster has been the head instructor of our Minor Hawks Skills program for 5 years. Scott is a professional power skating and skills coach working with players from Learn to Skate to NHL.

Winter Session: 1/4-3/22

Tuesday: 5:30-6:30pm 

adult/teen

This class is designed for the individual who is just a beginner or more advanced who is looking to learn or improve their skating skills on either hockey or figure skates. Learn at your own pace while the instructor works with you as an individual or in a group of same level skaters.

WINTER SESSION: 1/8 - 3/26 
Saturday: 9:30am - 10:15am

PARENT/TOT

An introduction for parents and toddler to the skating environment while having fun; to develop confidence on the ice learning core skating skills. Both parent and toddler are taught on the ice through a semi-structured program. This class prepares the skater to be independent to enter Snowplow Sam.

WINTER SESSION: 1/3 - 3/26 
Monday: 5:45pm - 6:30pm

Saturday: 9:30am - 10:15am

ADULT HOCKEY
REC LEAGUE

Crystal Ice House’s Beginner Adult Developmental Hockey League. This program is designed for men and women that are beginner or novice skilled hockey players that want game experience to increase their game skills.

NO CHECK LEAGUE.
Full equipment required.

LEAGUE DETAILS
• 8 game season
• Must be 18 years of age or older
• 4 minute warm-up
• 3 periods, 15 minutes running clock
• Minimum 10 players per team
• Goalies can float on rosters
• 4 to 8 teams

 

2022 Winter League in session.

 

Questions? Call 815-356-8500.

ADULT HOCKEY LEAGUE

Divisions B, C1 and C2 will be offered at the Crystal Ice House by Midwest Hockey LLC.

NO CHECK LEAGUE - Full equipment required. No additional cost for USA Hockey Registration.

For more info email Keith Varkalis at Midwesthockey@mail.com or visit their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/CIHmensleague/
 

Or visit their webpage at midwesthockeyllc.com

ADULT HOCKEY CLASS

• 60 minutes of skills
• 30 minutes tactical scrimmage

and tactics


Ages 17 and up.
Men and Women are welcome.
Min 18/Max 30 skaters

 

Full equipment is required.

Questions? Call 815-356-8500.