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Facilities Staff

Jeremy Pire
Parks & Facilities Supervisor

Randy Distad
Parks and Recreation Director

Janelle Wall
Skate School Coordinator

Schmitz-Maki Arena Events

2015-16 Fall and Winter Open Skating

October 7 - March 9, 2016*
Wednesdays: 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Sundays: 1:30–3:00 p.m.
*No open skating on Wednesday, November 25, and Wednesday, December 30, 2015.

Skating Events

  • Learn to Skate Open House
    Sunday, September 20
    Open Skate • 12:30–1:30 p.m.
    Exhibition • 1:45–2:30 p.m.
    The open house is a great opportunity to see what your child will learn and ask any questions you may have prior to registering or starting lessons. Staff will be available to assist newer skaters. All ages welcome.
    Visit Learn to Skate Program for more information.
  • Halloween Skate
    Join us for a spooktacular good time! Prizes, games, and costume contest.
    All Ages Welcome
    Friday, October 30, 2015
    7:00–8:30 p.m.
    FREE with a food shelf donation.
  • Holiday Skate with Santa
    Games, prizes, and of course Santa.
    All Ages Welcome
    Sunday, December 13, 2015
    1:30–3:00 p.m.
    FREE with a food shelf donation.





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Schmitz-Maki Arena
114 West Spruce Street
Farmington, MN 55024

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