Skating: Shamrock Skate public skating session set for March 17

Staff Report

Bring your lucky family and friends for a fun and active St. Patrick’s Day celebration at Carlson Ice Arena’s annual Shamrock Skate from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, March 17.

Carlson Ice Arena is at 4150 N. Perryville Road, Loves Park.

Enjoy ice skating, music by a live DJ, free Learn to Skate lessons, fun decorations and prize drawings.

Admission is $5, which includes skate rental; ages 2 and younger are admitted free. No coupons or passes are accepted.

For more details, visit or call (815) 969-4069. For information about accessibility and adapted equipment for skaters with disabilities, call (815) 987-8800.

From the Feb. 29-March 6, 2012, issue