Roller Skating

If you’re looking to improve your skating skills, come join us at the Edwardsville YMCA! We offer lessons for all skill levels.

Open Skate

After School Skate

The Skate Center offers a variety of sessions throughout the week to satisfy any skater’s needs. Weekdays are great for our After School Skate!

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 2:45 – 5:00pm
Mission Members Free • Part of the Cause/Basic & Nationwide Member $5
Non-Members $15

Open Skate

The Skate Center offers a variety of sessions throughout the week to satisfy any skater’s needs. Weekends are best for families! Check out our family packages for members and non-members. Saturday and Sunday afternoons are great for birthdays! When school is out, we have special skate times available. See Calendar for times available.

Mission Members Free • Part of the Cause/Basic & Nationwide Member $5
Non-Members $15

Friday Night Skate

The Skate Center offers a variety of sessions throughout the week to satisfy any skater’s needs. Friday nights are great for teens and families who want a night out!

Friday 6:00 – 9:00pm (Registration required)
(Check Schedule As Not Offered Every Friday)
Members $8 • Non-Members $15

Friday Night Skate Registration ›

Tot Skate

Designed for children 5 and under and their parents to socialize and have fun! Parents can walk or push strollers. Kids can skate and bring their favorite push toys or riding toys. Two wheeled bikes are allowed only with training wheels.

Please bring your own push/ride toys.

Monday – Wednesday 9:30 – 11:30am
FREE For Members & Non-Members
FREE Skate Rental

School's Out Special Skate

Need something to do while you’re off school? Check out our special times and rates when school is not in session on our Events page or on Facebook.

Family Skate Package

The Skate Center has many opportunities to spend time with the family! Join us on Saturday and Sundays to enjoy our family skate package that includes: admission, skates, large pizza and pitcher of soda for up to five family members!

Saturday & Sunday Open Skates
Members $40 • Non-Members $55

Liberty Middle School Only After School Skate & Basketball

Students that are members can sign up to be escorted from the Liberty Middle School to the YMCA after school. Students will have access to the gym and skate area after school. They will check in with the front desk and get a wristband.  They must be 14yrs of age to utilize the fitness center during the week after school until 5pm. Students that are 12 & 13yrs of age may use it if supervised by an adult in the fitness area.


  • Check In At The Front Desk Upon Arrival & Check Out Prior To Leaving
  • Not A Childcare Program
  • Middle Schoolers Need To Be Picked Up By 5:00pm (Skate Center Is Closed)
  • Follow The Code Of Conduct Of The YMCA
    • Skate & Play Respectfully
    • No Cursing
    • Do Not Damage Any Property
  • Not Following The Rules Will Result In Guardians Being Contacted
    & Could Result In Losing Privileges
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Skating Lessons

Private Skating Lessons

Based on student’s experience, participants will be taught how to stop, fall properly, skate forwards and backwards, and cross over. During the private session, skaters will go through different techniques and drills to help them become more well-rounded skaters.

Monday – Thursday 5:00 – 6:30pm • Meyer Skate Center
Members $20 • Non-Members $45

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Rentals & Parties

Skate Party

The fun never stops in the skate center! How can you resist skating to all of your favorite tunes and playing different skating games? Skating parties are set up in packages based on how many children you will have at your party. The packages include your tables for the entire 2 hours, skating, and skates. All parties are during our regular open skate. All parties will still include utensils, plastic table covering, party host, two pitchers of soda

Call Skate Center 655-1460 For More Information & To Reserve Your Party. 

Length of Party: 2 hours

Party Times: Saturdays & Sundays | 1:00-3:00, 1:30-3:30, 2:00-4:00

Up To 10 Skaters
Price: Member $100 | Non-Member $150

Up To 20 Skaters
Price: Member $210 | Non-Member $270

Up To 25 Skaters
Price: Member $250 | Non-Member $310

Party Room: Additional $50

A $50 deposit is required within two days of making the reservation to hold the party.

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Private Skating Packages

Schools, churches, scouts, end of the season parties for sports groups, going away parties, graduation parties, family reunions, sweet sixteen, birthdays and more can enjoy a private roller skating event here at the YMCA. There are no restrictions on food which allows groups to bring in their own goodies or groups may also opt to have concessions open instead. 2 hour event – Tuesday evenings are reserved for private parties.

Tuesday • 6:00 – 8:00pm • Meyer Center

For up to 75 skaters $150 rental fee plus $3 per skater

Over 75 skaters an additional $50 for gym space.

Call Brittney (618) 655.1460 or email for more information.

Facility Rental

Worry free, no clean up, games and music provided: sounds like an ideal party to plan! Have your church gathering, birthday party, scouts, school or other group event at the skating rink. Lots of options and times available for your special day.

Call Brittney (618) 655.1460 or email for more information.

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Edwardsville YMCA