Lessons and Camps

Learn-to-Skate Group Lessons

The Ice Arena offers group lessons for children as young as 18 months of age through adults. All levels are offered throughout the season. The learn-to-skate program is a recreational skating program sanctioned through the Ice Skating Institute. 

Take advantage of discounts available for early bird registration, residents, beginners, and families. Summer Group Lessons are offered in July and August on Thursday evenings or Saturday mornings. A series consists of seven (7) half-hour classes, skate rental during the lesson and a seven-admission public session pass. 

Lessons are offered during the fall/winter months with new classes beginning in October, December, February and April. 

Back to School learn-to-skate classes will be held in September for all ages and levels. The schedule will be posted in August.

Fall/winter learn-to-skate brochure will be available in September with classes starting in October. Stay tuned. 

In addition to group lessons, our coaching staff is available for private lessons. Private lessons are arranged directly with one of our qualified instructors or through our Skating Director. Please contact the Ice Arena at 301-809-3090.

Summer Camps - Registration Underway

During July and August the Ice Arena holds skating camps for children as young as 3 years of age through 15 years of age, all levels. Skaters enjoy on-ice instruction, on-ice games/music, off-ice games and crafts. Campers perform in a show at the end of the week for the parents. Registration for 2023 Summer Programs begins March 1st. Registration can be completed in person, over the phone or via mail. Please see brochure for more information.

Summer Skate
Full-day camp is offered for children ages 6 to 13 (all levels). This camp is offered the weeks of July 10 - 14 and August 21 - 25. Campers will participate in a variety of activities during the week-long camp. Rental skates are included. Campers need to pack snacks, drinks and lunch.

Small Skate
Half-day camps for ages 3 through 6 years are offered the weeks of July 31- August 4 and August 21 - 25. On ice instruction, on and off ice games are scheduled daily. Rental skates are included. 

Specialty Camps

The Ice Arena also has opportunities for more advanced skaters to sharpen their skills with the specialty training camps for hockey and figure skating.

Freestyle Skate
An advanced camp is offered July 10 - 14 for skaters who are Freestyle 1 level and above. Gamma/Delta level students may register with coach’s permission. Freestyle camp includes on and off ice instruction, strength & conditioning training, power skating, harness work and choreography. 

Performance/Synchro Skills Clinic
This clinic is for skaters in Alpha level and above who want to learn more about performance and synchronized skating skills. This clinic will be held in the evening August 14 - 18. It’s a great way to see what the Bowie ISI Team has to offer for the upcoming season.

Hockey Camps
Dedicated Hockey will be running four weeks of hockey camps at Bowie Ice Arena in July and August in 2023. Registration information is on their website Dedicated Hockey

Network Hockey will be running hockey clinics in July and August on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Please call 443-618-7092 for registration details.

If you need additional information on program offerings at Bowie Ice Arena, please call 301-809-3090.