11 June 2013 News You Can Use

The 2013-2014 Membership application has been posted. Click the Membership Page to download.

Club Ice

6/14/2013 – Regular Club Ice & Exhibitions for those competing on Saturday

6/21/2013 – Regular Club Ice & Very Important Membership Meeting. Please plan on attending. Snacks will be provided.

6/28/2013 – Regular Club Ice Session & May/June Birthdays.

06 June 2013 – News you can use

FINAL Membership Fees Set (Ice sessions included in membership see below)

2013-2014 Club Fees

$180 Member up to age 18. Includes a parent membership w/voting rights.

$120 1st Year Member (May not have previously belonged to any club) – up to age 18. Includes a parent membership w/voting rights.  *Excludes test reimbursement. *Excludes skate rental

$ 75 Adult Member age 18+ *Excludes test reimbursements.

$ 80 Coach Member

$ 60 Judge / Official Member

$ 50 Associate Member

Membership includes

Punch Card for ice sessions

Members receive a 10 Session Punch Card – Can be used on any session, Public, Freestyle Prime Time – up to $110 value

Adult Members receive a 5 session Punch Card – Can be used on any session, Public, Freestyle, Primetime, Coffee Club – up to $55 value

US Figure Skating Registration for 1 year

Parent Registration (if under 18)

USFS Magazine

Ability to take USFS tests

Partial Test Reimbursement*

10% Discount at NW Skate Authority (excludes boots, blades & sharpening)

Club apparel at discounted rates

Monthly off ice activities of  birthday celebrations,  parties with games and activities.

Parties with games & activities

Build friendships with other skaters

Club sponsored Clinics or Events *additional fees may be applied.

Applications will be available at the June 21st membership meeting (or before) and must be received by July 15. Returning members whose application is received after July 15th will be charged $20 late fee.

Please plan on attending the very IMPORTANT membership meeting June 21st at 6:10pm. Snacks will be provided.

Freestyle Session Added         

A Prime Time Freestlye session has been added, from 5:10-6:10 on Friday evenings; July 5, 2013 through August 30, 2013.

Luau & Potluck tomorrow night June 7 – 5:10 to 7:10 pm. Flyer below. Come skate, play & eat!!  We will be recognizing our skaters who have passed tests this year

30 May 2013 News You Can Use

There is a lot of information here.  Please read carefully.

2013-2014 Club Fees*

$150 Junior Members ages up to 18. Includes a parent membership w/voting rights

$100 Adult members 18+

$  80 Coach members

Membership includes:

  • Monthly Club Sessions on & off ice (number of sessions to be confirmed)
  • US Figure Skating Registration for 1 year (includes parent/guardian for members under 18.)
  • Ability to take USFS tests
  • 10% Discount at NW Skate Authority (excludes boots, blades & sharpening)
  • Club apparel at discounted rates
  • Birthday celebrations
  • Parties with games & activities
  • Safe & fun skating environment
  • Build friendships with other skaters

*Fees subject to change.

Please attend the very important the membership meeting June 21st at 6:10 pm. Snacks will be provided. Old & new Board members will be present.  We need & want your input on the future of our club.

Nominated Board members for 2013-2014 are:

Alexis Mante

Carrie Mitchell

Penny Tang

Kathleen Galligan

Kim Cavoto

Barbara Schulz

LaDawn Bloom

Leslie Loutzenhiser

Madelyn Kennedy

Amber Householder

+ 2 junior members (age 12 or older) to be determined by the junior membership.

Please let one of us know if you are interested in joining us.

Thank you to Carole White who has volunteered to be CSFSC test chair for 2013-2014

Thank you to Shihaam Jappie for your years as test chair & your commitment to our club

Thank you to all 2012-2013 Board Members for your time, effort and patience in this transitioning year.

 

Club Ice

Friday May 31     5:10-6:10             Regular on-ice session

Friday June 8       5:10-7:10             Luau “membership drive” on-ice activities & potluck. Invite your LTS Friends!

Friday June 14    5:10-6:10             Regular on-ice session & Exhibitions for those skating in the PISC Spring Fest

Friday June 21    5:10-6:10             Clinic to be announced & Very Important Membership Meeting

Friday June 28    5:10-6:10             Regular on-ice session

Testing

USFS test session Monday June 3, 7-15-9:15am.  Freestyle will be limited to 6-7am that day. I you are willing to donate a fruit tray, bottled water, tea assortment, coffee cake, danish etc. Please contact Leslie leslie.omalley@comcast.net & Barb iceskaterschulzb@hotmail.com. Thank you.

Please check the CSFSC testing tab for more info on test sessions.

 

2012-2013 Test Reimbursement Forms are posted there. Reimbursement forms need to be received in the club box at the rink no later than July 20.

Sherwood Invitational

The Sherwood Invitational is up on Entryeeze, www.entryeeze.com deadline for registration is July 26th 11:59pm.

Please note we will be using a modified IJS system for skaters non-test through Pre-Juvenile, and full IJS system for skater Juvenile – Senior.

Special Awards:

  • Lauren Bernstein Memorial Trophy
  • The All Around Athlete Award

All details for both special awards can be found in the Sherwood Invitational Announcement.

Volunteers Needed

  • Announcers
  • Club table – Dress sale / Competition merchandise sales
  • Ice Monitors
  • Judge & Competitor Hospitality
  • Practice Ice monitor(s)
  • Pre-competition help (name tags, competition set up etc)
  • Post-competition (take down, clean up etc)
  • Music (CD) Operators
  • Registration Desk
  • Runners

Sign-ups will be posted in the volunteer section soon.

02-April 2013 News You Can Use

Please look around this website. You will find the calendar with updated events, as well as test & competition schedules and club contacts.

Dress Sale

The club will be holding a dress sale during Learn to Skate on Wednesday 4-10-13 & Saturday 4-13-13. In order to make this happen we need your “Gently Used” dresses.  20% of sales go to the club & 80% of sales go back to the seller.  Please bring your dresses to the rink Wednesday 4-10 in the afternoon & please pick up any unsold dresses Saturday 4-13-13 by 12:30pm. Please contact Erin with questions:  erinlewallen [at] comcast [dot] net.  We also need volunteers to help at the table.

Club Ice

04/05/13             April Spirit Day:  Wear your PJs to Club Skate

04/12/13             Regular Club Session

04/19/13             Clinic Topic “Power” – Coach Bill  &  March / April Birthday Celebration

4/26/2013           Regular Club Session – Possible Exhibitions Last 20 minutes

Board

The next scheduled Board Meeting is April 13, 2013 at 11:50 am. All members, including parents, are welcome to attend. This is a very important meeting where we will finalize the club membership application.

2013-2014 (club year 7/1/13-6/30/14 Officer and Board Member (at large) Positions will be available. If interested please let us know we would be happy to discuss this with you.

Volunteer Opportunities – We need your help!!!

We need 2 volunteers to handle the Dress sale table on Saturday 4-13 from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Erin will be available to work the table on Wednesday 4-10, but she could use a hand. The sale cannot happen without your help!

We need help with the sign in book on Friday night’s. This entails making sure kids sign in before getting on the ice & collecting ice fees for from Silver, Bronze & Walk-ons.  Please see or contact Leslie if you are interested in helping. 503-702-3303 or leslie.omalley [at] comcast [dot] net.

We need a Birthday Volunteer. This entails reserving the room, ordering cake & drinks, making sure there are plates, forks & napkins. Asking for donations for any of these items. If there are no donations, receipts will be reimbursed. Please see or contact Leslie if you are interested in helping. 503-702-3303 or leslie.omalley [at] comcast [dot] net.

We need people to help with the Sherwood Invitational August 24-25:

Ice Monitors

Registrars

Announcers

Music (CD) operators

Judge & Competitor Hospitality

Runners

Sign-ups will be posted on the website volunteer section soon.

 Events

Please see the attached flyer regarding the STARS Off Ice Training in July:

STARS FLYER FOR ALL CLUBS

News You Can Use-7 Feb 2013

Please look around this website. You will find the calendar with updated events, as well as test and competition schedules and club contacts.

Club Ice

2/08/13                 Regular Club Session

 

2/15/13                 Clinic Topic “Know your Axis” – Coach Barb

*This was a topic of concern by judges at the fall PSA Seminar

 

2/22/13                 Regular Club Session

 

3/01/13                 “Luck of the Green” – Ice Games, Disco Ball & Potluck!!

*Club members only.

 

Board

The next scheduled Board Meeting is Feb 15, 2013 at 5:10pm. All members, including parents are welcome to attend.

*2013-2014 (club year 7/1/13-6/30/14 Officer and Board Member (at large) Positions will be available.

If interested please let us know. We would be happy to discuss this with you.

 

Volunteer Opportunities

*Will need people to help on the ice & bring food for “Luck of the Green” night. Look for sign-ups shortly.

*We need someone to help with sign-in on Friday nights.

*We need people to help with the Sherwood Invitational August 24-25:

  • Chair or Co-Chairs
  • Ice Monitors
  • Registrars
  • Announcers
  • Music (CD) operators
  • Judge & Competitor Hospitality
  • Runners

Sign-ups will be posted on the website volunteer section soon!

 

News You Can Use-2 Jan 2013

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

Club Ice

Club Ice         5:10-6:10pm

1/4/2013         Regular session

1/11/2013      “Skating Friend” to Club Ice

In celebration of National Figure Skating Month Bring a “Skating Friend” to Club Ice. This will be open to them at no charge. We will celebrate December/January birthdays with cake directly after.

1/18/2013       Clinic:  Coach Aziza–Topic TBA

1/25/2013       Regular session

Board

1/18/2013       Next board meeting – all are welcome to attend

Testing

1/8/2013         January test applications due. Download form under the “testing” tab.

 

1/26/2013       Test date, Winterhawks Skate Center

 

Competitions

Check out our competition page for competition calendar and links to registration.

3/22-3/24       Just added. Cascade Ice Classic – Renton, Washington – Entry deadline 2/18/13

 

Rink

1/28/2013       Weekday morning Freestyle and weekday morning Public Session will be cancelled for a three week period beginning with Monday January 28th due to a construction project over the ice. This construction is estimated to roughly run through 2/14.