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​Ice Skating

Two of our recreation complexes house ice skating rinks in the winter months; Greensfelder Recreation Complex in West St. Louis County and Kennedy Recreation Complex in South St. Louis County. 

Greensfelder Recreation Complex
(314) 615-8472
Open from October 7, 2017 - February 25, 2018

Public Session Times:
Sunday: 3 - 4:30 p.m.
Monday: 10 a.m. - Noon
Tuesday: 10 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday: 10 a.m. - Noon
Thursday: 10 a.m. - Noon Friday: 10 a.m. - Noon / 1:45 - 3:45 p.m. / 6:30 - 8 p.m. Saturday: 8 - 9:30 p.m.

Holidays Closures and Special Skate Times
Friday, 11/10 Veterans Day. Public skates at 10 a.m. - Noon / 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. /
3 - 5 p.m. / 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Tuesday, 11/21 Public sessions at 10 am. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
Wednesday 11/22 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
Thursday, 11/23
Closed for Thanksgiving
Friday, 11/24 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. /
3 - 5 p.m. / 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Wednesday 12/20 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Friday, 12/22 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. /
  3 - 5 p.m. / 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Sunday, 12/24 Public session 10 a.m. - Noon (closed at Noon)
Monday, 12/25 Closed for Christmas
Tuesday, 12/26 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 12/27 Public sessions from 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
Thursday, 12/28 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
Friday, 12/29 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. /
3 - 5 p.m. / 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Sunday, 12/31 Public session 10 a.m. - Noon (closed at Noon)
Monday, 1/1 Opens at Noon


Ice Skating Lessons
Registration begins Tuesday September 5, 2017. We will have skate lessons beginning Saturday, October 7, 2017. Classes will be on Saturday mornings for all ages.

Call 314-615-8472 for session details.

Four weeks per session. $50 per skater per session.
Session 1: Oct. 7-Oct. 28
Session 2: Nov. 4-Dec. 2 (no classes Nov 25)
Session 3: Dec 9-Jan. 13 (no classes Dec 23 & 30)
Session 4: Jan. 20-Feb. 10


Kennedy Recreation Complex
(314) 615-5572
Open from October 1, 2017 - March 8, 2018

Public Session Times:
Sunday: 12:15 - 2:15 p.m. / 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Monday: 10 a.m. - Noon
Tuesday: 10 a.m. - Noon / 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. - Noon
Thursday: 10 a.m. - Noon
Friday: 10 a.m. - Noon / 7 - 9 p.m.
Saturday: 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. / 7 - 9 p.m.

Holiday Closures and Special Skate Times
11/22 Public sessions from 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
11/23 Closed - Thanksgiving
11/24 Public sessions from 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m. / 
7 - 9 p.m.
12/10 Holiday Celebration - 1:45 - 2:45 p.m.
* no public sessions
12/10 Skate with Santa - 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
12/17 Stories at the North Pole & Skating - 12:15 - 2:15 p.m.
12/22 Public sessions at 10 am. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m. / 
7 - 9 p.m.
12/23 Holiday sessions at 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. / 7 - 9 p.m.
12/24 Public session at 12:15 - 2:15 p.m.
12/25 Closed - Christmas Day
12/26 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m. / 
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
12/27  Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
12/28 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
12/29 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m. / 
7 - 9 p.m.
12/30 Public sessions at 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. / 7 - 9 p.m.
12/31 Public session at 12:15 - 2:15 p.m.
1/1 Public session at 1 - 3 p.m.
1/2 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m. / 
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
1/3 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
1/4 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
1/5 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m. / 
7 - 9 p.m.
1/15 Public sessions at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
2/16 - 2/18 ISI Sweetheart Figure Skating Competitionn
Spectators are welcome. No public skating sessions
2/19 Public session at 10 a.m. - Noon / 1 - 3 p.m.
3/8 Final public session of the season from 10 a.m. - Noon
3/10 Annual Ice Recital from 7 - 9:30 p.m.

 

Ice Skating Lessons

Session 1: Registration Opens Tuesday, Sept. 5
Session 2: Registration Opens Monday, Oct. 30
Session 3: Registration Opens Tuesday, Dec. 26


Admission Fees (for both rinks):
3 and under Free (when accompanied by an adult)
Child 4 - 12 $4/person
Adult 13 - 64 $5/person
Senior 65+ $4/person

Skate Rental $1/person
Lockers $0.25/locker (quarters only)


Special Events
Both complexes offer camps and other special events. Please check out our Activity Guide or follow us on Facebook to keep up-to-date!

View Park Events

Park Closings:

(as of 9/19/17 9:35 am)

The restrooms at Lemay Park are closed for repair. Port-a-potties are in place. Shelter reservations are still available

Creve Coeur back loop playground water feature is shut down for the season. 

Riverside trail at Simpson is open, however there is a 50 ft. section at the eastern most end that had to be re-routed and the footing is sand and dirt. Also, users should be cautious of sand smears across trail after rain events.

Unger Park is open to the shelter parking lot, but the trail is closed beyond the riverside parking lot

Sherman Beach and Al Foster trails are passable but have areas with sand and debris on them

* The Bottomland Trail along Grant's Trail was severely damaged during periods of heavy rain. For safety reasons, this short trail has been closed. Plans are being developed to relocate the trail away from Gravois Creek.

* The east side of Cliff Cave Road including the field, River Bluff trail and Spring Valley trail are closed at Cliff Cave Park for Construction.