As the upcoming hockey season approaches, the Island Savings Centre is offering summer ice sessions for both the general public and minor hockey players.
Until Friday, Aug. 29, the arena will be open weekdays from noon to 12:50 p.m. for Everyone Welcome skates. General admission is $2, and skate rentals are $2.75.
Also until Aug. 29, ice time has been set aside for minor hockey players. Players ages 8-10 can drop in from 1-1:50 p.m., and ages 11-15 can hit the ice between 2 and 2:50 p.m. Admission is $2, and goalies play free.
Full equipment, including a helmet, is required. Slap shots and hitting are not permitted during the drop-in sessions.