2017/2018 Silver Blades Club Calendar

 

July 2017

  • Jul 24 – Registration opens for returning members

 

August 2017

  • Aug 14 – Registration opens for new members

 

September 2017

  • Sep 11 – Preliminary, Junior, Intermediate, Senior and Open Ice sessions begin
  • Sep 11 – PA training #1 (5:00-7:00pm)
  • Sep 11 – Beginner Synchro tryout/first practice (6:00-7:30pm, Pinepoint Arena)
  • Sep 11 – Juvenile Synchro first practice (5:00-6:00pm)
  • Sep 12 – On-site registration (5:00-8:30pm)
  • Sep 12 – PreCanSkate/CanSkate sessions begin
  • Sep 13 – PA training #2 (5:00-7:00pm)
  • Sep 16 – Baseline testing by the Holland Bloorview Concussion Centre
  • Sep 17 – Fall CanPower sessions begin
  • Sep 18 – Beginner Synchro tryout/practice (6:00-7:30pm, Pinepoint Arena)
  • Sep 23 – CANCELLED - Juvenile Synchro practice 
  • Sep 23 – TIME CHANGE - Intermediate (11:50am-12:30pm; this shorter session is free for skaters registered on it)
  • Sep 25 – Beginner Synchro tryout/practice (5:30-7:00pm, Long Branch Arena)
  • Sep 30 – Skating Apparel Sale

 

October 2017

  • Oct 2 – Beginner Synchro tryout/practice (5:30-7:00pm, Long Branch Arena)
  • Oct 9 – NO SESSIONS (Thanksgiving)
  • Oct 13-15 – NO SESSIONS (GTHL hockey tournament)
  • Oct 27-31 – Celebrating Halloween (Kids are welcome to wear costumes to their sessions!)

 

 November 2017

  • Nov 2-5 – COS Sectionals (Oakville)
  • Nov 12 – Test Day (CanPower, Junior, Intermediate and Senior sessions are cancelled)
  • Nov 24-26 – Keswick Invitational Skate Competition


 December 2017

  • Dec 2-3 – Snowflake Skate (Port Credit)
  • Dec 9-10 – Bill Phillips Memorial Synchro Competition (Stratford, synchro only)
  • Dec 17 – Fall CanPower sessions end
  • Dec 24, 25, 26 & 31 – NO SESSIONS (Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve)

 

 January 2018

  • Jan 1 NO SESSIONS (New Year’s Day)
  • Jan 5-7 – Winterfest (Mississauga, synchro only) 
  • Jan 7 – Winter CanPower sessions begin
  • Jan 12-14 – NO SESSIONS (Humber Valley hockey tournament)
  • Jan 20  Test Day (PreCanSkate/CanSkate time change to 8:00-9:00am; all other sessions cancelled)
  • Jan 27-28 – Synchro Capers Competition (Oakville, synchro only)

 

 February 2018

  • Feb 2-4 – Skate Ontario StarSkate Invitational (Brampton)
  • Feb 6 – Skate sharpening at Silver Blades (5:00-8:00pm, $10 a pair)
  • Feb 9-11 – Ontario Regional Synchro Competition (Ilderton, synchro only)
  • Feb 19 – CANCELLED - Monday Open Ice (Family Day)
  • Feb 19 – TIME CHANGE - Juvenile Synchro (4:30-6:00pm)
  • Feb 24 – Silver Blades Club Competition (NO SESSIONS)

 

March 2018

  • Mar 2-4 – March Mania (Lefroy)
  • Mar 8 – Test Day (NO SESSIONS)
  • Mar 12-16 – MARCH BREAK (sessions run as scheduled)
  • Mar 18 – Fall/Winter season ends
  • Mar 18 – Winter CanPower sessions end
  • Mar 19 – Ice Show practices begin
  • Mar 30 – NO SESSIONS (Good Friday)

 

April 2018

  • Apr 2 – NO SESSIONS (Easter Monday)
  • Apr 12 – Ice Show dress rehearsal
  • Apr 13-14 – Ice Show performances (one on Friday, two on Saturday)
  • Apr 15 – Spring season begins
  • Apr 20-22  Scarboro Skate Competition

 

 May 2018

  • May 7 – Year-End Banquet 
  • May 16 – Spring season ends
  • May 17 – Spring Test Day (NO SESSIONS)
  • May 23 – Silver Blades AGM