Schenectady Youth Hockey Association

2019 Fall Skating Lessons



Welcome to the 2019 Fall Skating Lesson Program Registration with Schenectady Youth Hockey Association!

This registration session will allow you to complete contact information, sign up for participation and submit payment. To complete registration through our secure site, please have your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or checking account information available.  Following the completion of this registration, you will see a charge on your account from Schdy Yth Hockey&Sktg.  Offline payment options are also available – further offline payment details are outlined on the receipt page.

Learn to Skate

Skating lessons from age 4 to adult; beginner to advanced.  No prior experience needed.  If you are interested in starting a 3 year old in lessons, please speak with the director, Patti Tashman, or contact Linda Z by email at or calling 518-393-9459.

Program consists of 7 one-hour sessions, each of which includes a 30 minute small group lesson and 30 minutes of practice.  All skaters are encouraged to wear a helmet. No double runners. Please note that requests for specific lesson times cannot be guaranteed, and we are limited in being able to meet special requests in the Fall and Winter sessions.  Skate rentals available at the rink, $5.00 per class.  Program Director, Patti Tashman. Location: SCRF


  • Semi-private Introduction to Figure Skating lessons (MANDATORY PRE-REQUISITE SKILLS:  forward and backward crossovers, one foot forward and backward gliding, 2 foot turn forward to backward, snowplow stop).  Students not having the pre-requisite skills will be moved to a regular lesson group.  Price:  $169 for 2-4 skaters
  • Advanced beginner hockey skating skills (MANDATORY PRE-REQUISITE SKILLS: forward crossovers, beginning backward skating, one foot forward glide on each foot, stopping (snowplow or T stop).  Classes will focus on improving forward crossovers, developing backward crossovers, hockey stops, quick direction changes (transition forward to backward), inside and outside edge control.  Students hot having pre-requisite skills will be moved to a regular lesson group.  Price $99 for 5-8 skaters, for 2-4 skaters there the fee will be $169

LOCATION: SCRF, 5 Tower Road, Glenville, NY

DATES and TIMES  NOTE:  There are classes as normal the week of Thanksgiving

  • Saturdays, Nov 2 thru Dec 14,  12:20- 1:50pm, or
  • Mondays, Nov 4 thru Dec 16, 6-7pm


COST:  $99 per skater.  Payments for online registration can be made by electronic withdrawal, credit or debit card.  In order to pay by check, you must register at one of the lobby registration sessions below.  



  • Sat, 10/26/2019, 1-2pm OR
  • Wed, 10/30/2019, 5-6pm


Family Discount

If you are registering more than one player in your family for this session, you will receive a $10 discount on the second child's registration fee and $20 discount on the third child's registration fee.  In order for the registration system to recognize that your family is registering multiple players, please register all of your players at this time.  On the Review Page, there is a link near the bottom to "Register Another Player" - please click on this link to ensure that all of your family's players are registered within the same order. 

Failure to do so will result in a forfeiture of your family's discounted rates.


Please direct any questions regarding this registration to:

Linda Zahnleuter


Phone: 518-393-9459