Worcester Common Oval to Hold College Skate Night

February 21st, 2014 by 


Students at College Skate Night 2013. Image by Dan Vaillancourt

The City of Worcester will host an evening of free ice skating on the Worcester Common Oval Ice Rink for college students on Saturday, Feb. 22 from 4 to 7 p.m. To skate, students must show a valid college ID or college Woo Card, which can also be swiped for Woo points. Skate rentals are available for $3 after a refundable $25 credit card or cash deposit.

The College is one of the community sponsors of the 12,000-square-foot rink behind City Hall, which offers skate rentals and concessions.  The rink opened for the season on Dec. 7, and offers public skating during the lunch hour, as well as on weekends and school vacations. The full schedule for the ice rink can be found on the city’s website.

Students who are interested in attending can register for transportation here. Buses will be leaving from the Hogan Campus Center and will provide free, round-trip transportation. For updated information about potential rink closures due to inclement weather or frigid conditions please call the Oval Hotline, (508) 929-0777.

Related News

 

For additional information, please contact Bridget Cass at 508-793-2419.

| More
Tags
Categories
News, Press Release

Comments are closed.

Sort By:
or
11/21/14 Photo Gallery: Women in Business Conference Perfect Opportunity for Alumnae, Students to Network
11/20/14 Vice President for Mission Named at Holy Cross
11/19/14 Video, Photo Gallery: Students Meet With Neil deGrasse Tyson in Exclusive Seminar
11/19/14 ‘Remembering The Jesuits Whose Murders Brought An End To Salvadoran Civil War’
See All
See All

Featured Videos

See video
Video, Photo Gallery: Students Meet With Neil deGrasse Tyson in Exclusive Seminar

Watch Video >
See video
Video: Fall Foliage Makes for Breathtaking Scenes on Holy Cross Campus

Watch Video >
See video
Artist-in-Residence Cristina Pato and Renowned Composer Osvaldo Golijov to Lead Concert and Panel Discussion

Watch Video >
More

What’s Happening on Campus

12/04/2014

Christmas Tree Lighting presented by the Purple Key Society

See More >
12/11/2014

College Choir and Chamber Singers Present Advent Festival of Lessons & Carols

See More >
More

Holy Cross in the News

11/19/14

‘Remembering The Jesuits Whose Murders Brought An End To Salvadoran Civil War’

WBUR

WBUR, Boston’s NPR news station, reported from San Salvador, El Salvador, during the commemoration of six Jesuit priests murdered by the Salvadoran army 25 years ago in the...

11/14/14

‘Astrophysicist Tyson sells spirit of science: Cosmos superstar shines at HC’

WBUR | Telegram & Gazette | Worcester News Tonight

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson lectures to a packed house at the College of the Holy Cross last night, where more than 2500 people were in attendance.  The talk, titled...

11/07/14

Biology Professor’s Research on Extinct Dodo Bird Makes International Headlines

International Business Times | Yahoo! News | Wired

With new insight on perhaps one of the most distinguished animals to have gone extinct in human history, Leon Claessens, associate professor of biology at the College of the...