Patterson Ice Center Skating Lessons

Patterson Ice Center Skating Lessons

PattersonIce Ice Center's Learn to Skate and Figure Skating programs are available year round for skaters age 4 through adult. Students/Instructors ratios are kept below 12:1. Skating Director April Treado, is a Double Gold Metalist from Vancouver, B.C., April has over 25 years experience directing figure and power skating programs. Patterson Ice Center also offers Arena and Freestyle ice to skaters needing more practice.

Private Lessons

Private Lessons are available. Use our contact form for more information or call April Treado, Skating Director, at 616.940.1423, extension 105. For additional lesson options, contact the Greater Grand Rapids Figure Skating Club at


Skating Classes

Each class will have approximately 10-12 students. If there are more than 12 students, another instructor will be added. 

Please check in at the table, located by Skate Rental, each time your are attending a lesson. 

We would like to suggest the following:

  • Please allow 10-15 minutes for lacing up skates before the start of your lesson
  • Dress warmly (jacket, mittens 7 hat are recommended)
  • Helmets for tiny tots are suggested, but not mandatory.

There is a special 10% discount for additional family members.

Sign ups are taken on a first come, first served basis.



Learn to Skate, Group Lessons
Beginners to Advanced, Ages 4 – Adults

Wednesdays – 6:10 pm – 6:50 pm

September 11, 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16



Saturdays – 12:10 pm – 12:50 pm 

 September 21, October 5, 12, 19