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Annual General Meeting

Please make arrangements to attend the 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Dartmouth Skating Club (DSC) to be held on Wednesday, October 24th at 7:30 pm at Suite 32, 1000 Windmill Rd., Dartmouth, N.S.

The Dartmouth Skating Club is run by volunteers and one paid position, the Program Manager.

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Thank You Helen

Helen Dawe Webb was the President of the Dartmouth Skating Club for many years and has been instrumental in making the club one of the most successful in the province. Helen’s contribution to the Dartmouth Skating club and her community was recognized by MLA Tim Halman at the Nova Scotia legislature on October 4,

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Skate NS Jan Clattenburg Merit Award

The Dartmouth Skating Club would like to congratulate 10-year-old Cate McKee for winning the Skate Nova Scotia Jan Clattenburg Merit Award for her performances last weekend at Skate Canada Nova Scotia Sectional Championships in Amherst NS.

The Jan Clattenburg Award is presented to the skater(s) who have exemplified the most deserving performance during Skate Canada Nova Scotia Sectional Championships.

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Frances Glenwright Memorial Award


It was an exciting evening at the rink tonight for one of DSC’s skaters. Myah Cacao Ewing received the Frances Glenwright Memorial award, for her performance this past weekend in NB at Skate Canada NS Sectionals, where she placed 3rd in the Pre Juvenile Ladies Event.

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Annual General Meeting

The Club AGM will be held on October 23rd, 2016 at 8pm in the Harbour Room at Cole Harbour Place.  Please join us!

The club has updated its Constitution and will be presenting it to the club’s membership for review and approval.

If you would like a copy of the updated constitution  or are interested in being nominated for a  board position please contact the DSC Secretary,

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Summer Skating Program

Dartmouth Skating Club ran the summer skating program in July and August out of the Centennial Arena in Halifax. Skaters are given the opportunity to continue training throughout the summer months as well as complete off-ice conditioning, prepare for summer test days and some even traveled to Ontario for a competition.

The skaters also have lots of fun at the summer sessions and it is not uncommon to see the arena filled with skaters in neon or Halloween costumes while they enjoy some ice cream.

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Thanks from Fort McMurray Skating Club

The winner of our recent 50/50 Draw in support of the Noralta Skating Club in Fort McMurray was CARA RHYNO. Congratulations Cara!

As a skating club, DSC wanted to reach out to the Noralta Skating Club located in Fort McMurray, its skaters and families during this difficult time.

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Stars on Ice Raffle Winners

stars-on-iceThe winner of the DSC lottery for the 10 seats in the Skybox at the Scotiabank Centre for the “Stars on Ice” show held on April 29th was Michael C.  The Skybox was donated to the DSC by the Royal Bank of Canada.

The winner of the two seats in Section 8 at the Scotiabank Centre for the “Stars on Ice”

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Stars on Ice Volunteering Opportunity

Lindt has requested that Dartmouth Skating Club present our members with a very exciting opportunity to volunteer for Halifax Lindt/Stars On Ice on April 29 at Scotiabank Center.  

Volunteers receive free admission to the show and will be helping to distribute Lindt chocolates to people attending during intermission.

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DSC Skaters Featured in Snapd Dartmouth

Snapd Dartmouth published an article on the skaters competing at the World’s Finest Chocolate Atlantic Canada Skating Championships held in March. The Dartmouth Skating Club was well represented on Team Nova Scotia and had a very successful competition. Read the full article.

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