A photo of the rink surface inside the RBC Centre

Parks and Recreation is pleased to offer many levels of skating lessons and public skating. Public skating is available at the Emera Oval and many of our local arenas. Recreation offers different skating levels to meet every ability - from beginner to advanced, for all ages!

In season, browse the various programs at

Helmet Policy/Guidelines

All participants must wear a CSA-approved helmet during skating programs. It is recommended gloves/mittens be worn. Bicycle helmets will not be permitted. 

RBC Centre

To view skate times for the RBC Centre, please visit the facility’s website.

Contact Information
For more information on the RBC Centre, please call 902.444.4723 or visit their website.

The Greenfoot Energy Centre

View skate times for the Greenfoot Energy Centre (formerly HRM 4-Pad).  

Contact Information
For more information, visit the Greenfoot Energy Centre website or call 902-835-5454.

Sackville Sports Stadium

To view skate times for the Sackville Sports Stadium, please visit the facility's website

Contact information
For more information, contact the Sackville Sports Stadium at 902-869-4141 or visit their website

LeBrun Arena

September - March

Adult Only Easy Skate: Mondays & Wednesdays from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. (free)

Open Skate: Mondays & Wednesdays from 12 - 1 pm (free)

Contact Information
For more information, contact the LeBrun Centre at 902-490-4665 or visit their web page