December 2018
Your Centre Ice and Howe Arena
Monthly News & Updates
In This Issue:
  • TSFSC Christmas Show This Saturday
  • Punch Card Stocking Stuffers; Holiday Parties Available at Centre Ice
  • Skate with Santa!
  • GTHA: Tourney Winners/Runners Up; Upcoming Tournaments & Clinics
  • Bay Reps Win Thanksgiving Tournament; Upcoming Scott Miller Tournament
  • Gibby's Concessions Daily Hours; Cards for Charge Accounts; Refills for North Stars Tumblers
  • TCFSC Learn to Skate
  • LOTS of HOLIDAY Public Skating Programs!!!
TCFSC: Christmas Show This Saturday
The TC Figure Skating Club annual Christmas Show will take place on Saturday, December 8 at 6:00 pm. The show is FREE and highlights the accomplishments of all ages and skill levels of the club's members. Proceeds from a baked goods sale and silent auction will benefit a skating family in need of some financial assistance - Families Helping Families. Start your holiday season on a high note by attending this special, family-friendly FREE show!

Holidays are Better on Ice! Stocking Stuffer Punch Cards For Sale; Book Your Holiday Parties at Centre Ice Arena
The holidays are jam-packed with Twilight Skates, Open Skates and Sticks & Pucks at HO-HO-HOWE Arena! Send the kids out the door for fun and exercise with friends. Or bring the whole family. Fill your favorite skaters' stockings with punch cards. What could be easier? See poster for details.

Still looking to throw the best holiday party ever? Why not make it a skating holiday party? Skating fun for everyone plus the community room for serving treats. Call (231) 933-7465 for details and to reserve.
Open Skate with Santa!
Saturday, December 15 at 3:15 pm at HO-HO-HOWE Arena
We had a festive time last year with Santa - the first to arrive at HO-HO-HOWE Arena - but as you can see, he was joined by many friends and his faithful elves. Don't miss it this year!

Saturday, December 15 at 3:15 pm
Howe Arena at the Grand Traverse Civic Center
Candy! Prizes! Skate with Santa!
$4 Admission
$3 Skate Rental or BYO
All Ages Welcome - Perfect for Young Skaters and Families
GTHA: Tournament Winners & Runners Up; Upcoming Tournaments & Clinics
This past weekend at the GTHA Bantam House Tournament at Centre Ice Arena, ALL 3 NORTH STARS TEAMS ADVANCED TO THE SEMI-FINALS! Wow!

TC North Stars Red - Champions (See Photo)
TC North Stars Blue - Runners Up (See Photo)

Other tournament winners...

Big Rapids Pee Wee Tournament - PW2 Robinson Electric Champions (See Photo)

Get Into The Cold Tournament - PW3 Cone Drive Runners Up PLUS Skills Competition Champions with awards in multiple categories (See Photo)

Upcoming tournaments:

14 U Bantam AA Tournament, Centre Ice
Arena - December 7, 8 & 9

12 U Pee Wee House Tournament - December 14, 15 & 16

Upcoming Clinics:

Hockey Specific Skating School Winter Refresher, Centre Ice Arena - December 26, 27 & 28

Click Here for Info on the Skating Winter Refresher

Turcotte Stickhandling Winter Clinic, Centre Ice Arena - January 3 & 4

Click Here for Info on the Stickhandling Winter Clinic

Bay Reps Win Big Rapids Thanksgiving Tournament. Goaltender Lannen Named MVP; Adams & Denewith Make All-Tournament Team. Congratulations!
Photo by Eric Fournier Photography
Upcoming High School Hockey Tournament: Scott Miller Memorial Tournament, December 27, 28 & 29, Centre Ice Arena
Gibby's Concessions Open with Regular Hours; Charge Accounts Available; North Stars Tervis Tumbler Refills $1.50
Gibby's Concessions, Inside Centre Ice Arena, Daily Operating Hours:

Monday - Thursday 5:00-7:30 pm
Varying Hours Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Start a tab! Gibby's now has cards for charge accounts. Convenient!

Gibby's will fill TC North Stars Tervis Tumblers for $1.50!

Please support our newest in-house partner. We're thrilled to have Gibby's Concessions as part of the Centre Ice family!
TCFSC: Learn to Skate Program
Learn to Skate is in session and runs through January 12, 2019. Participants can choose between Saturday morning classes at Howe Arena at 11:00 am or Monday evening classes at Centre Ice at 6:00 pm. Learn to Skate is open to any skater ages 3 to adult interested in improving their skating skills.

For complete Learn to Skate dates, times and details, Click Here.
Public Programs at Howe Arena
Public Skating Programs at Howe Arena
Open Skate

T w i l i g h t Skates
Presented by Sport Clips:

Sticks & Pucks

Drop In Hockey

LOTS of Open Skates, T w i l i g h t Skates and Sticks & Pucks during the Holiday Break!
Centre Ice & Howe Arena - Home to These Fine Organizations and Businesses!
Click Logos to Link to Web Sites
Grand Traverse Hockey Association
Traverse City Figure Skating Club
Traverse City Curling Club
Bay Reps
Traverse City Central Trojans
Traverse City West Titans
Licensed Preschool and Day Care Center located within Centre Ice Arena.
"A Place Where Children Grow."
Pro Shop at Centre Ice Arena.
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