GGBFSC Newsletter — 7/17/2021

Positive COVID tests for skaters and immediate family members MUST be reported to Sarah Schoen immediately!!

Now you can be notified about a new newsletter us using an RSS Feed at the end of any page. You can also click on the “follow it” icon at the end of the newsletter to have your newsletter delivered to your inbox using feed.it An email will be sent to your inbox with the link just like we do now. Here is a video of how to sign up.

GGBFSC Skate Camp

Thanks to everyone who participated in the GGBFSC Summer Skate Camp this past week!

We’d like to feature some of the action from camp in our newsletter and Facebook. If you have any pictures of your skater at camp that you are comfortable sharing, please email them to ggbfscmarketing@gmail.com.

Good luck to all the skaters participating today (July 17) in the Test Session!

Attention High School Skaters

On July 13, the High School Skating Team held their first informational session at Cornerstone. If you were unable to attend, and still would like to learn more about the team, Molly will be holding a follow-up meeting via Zoom.

The High School Skating Team follow-up informational meeting will be held on August 2 at 6:30pm. See below for the Zoom invitation:

Molly Kelly is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: High School Skating Team – Follow-Up
Time: Aug 2, 2021 06:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/74153588069?pwd=NVJJNlZ6N2JwcXEyTE0vL25zanRCQT09

Meeting ID:
741 5358 8069
Passcode: Zxr867

Please feel free to reach out to Coach Molly Kelly at mollykelly57@gmail.com or (920) 265-9553 if you have any questions.

Registration Form Now Available for ASPIRE Camp

The U.S. Figure Skating Aspire program helps beginning figure skaters make the transition from learn to skate group classes into U.S. Figure Skating membership. Designed to go hand in hand with U.S. Figure Skating introductory membership, Aspire is intended to boost member retention, keep skaters on the ice and teach young athletes and their families what it means to be a figure skater.

Open to Basic 4 and up — As well as new New Club members

  • Next Camp date: August 10th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

July 19, 9:25 am Specialty Class is Pose.

Ice Schedule

Walk-ons are not available at this time. There will be no exceptions.  All ice must be contracted by 11:59 pm the day before the session.

There is an option to use a Coach’s Reserve that should we confirmed with your coach in advance as well as communicated to the Ice Monitor at the start of the session.

Upcoming Events

Next Test Session

  • July 17, 2021 upper level

Fundraising

Fundraising balance due amounts can be viewed in Entryeeze under, Volunteer > My Volunteer Hours

Check out our fundraising page for available options for fundraising all year.

Questions: Contact Jen Kreuser

Learn to Skate

We are looking for GGBFSC Club members age 13+ to help out. Please email Sarah at ggbfsc.lts@gmail.com if interested


Summer registration is full.

Summer classes    Wednesday 5:20 – 6:20 pm / 5:50 – 6:50 pm

Competition Announcements

Check out these competitions at other clubs…

Board Minutes

Coming in July! An invitation was sent to your GGBFSC registered contact email.

Team App

GGBFSC uses TeamApp for last minute notifications.

Comments, Questions Concerns for the GGBFSC Board?

We have a form! We want to help. This form is submitted to only the Executive Board which is made up of the GGBFSC President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. Submissions are treated with the strictest confidentiality to maintain the integrity of all parties involved.

Drop us a line!

Please submit all announcements for the newsletter by THURSDAY the week you would like the information to be added to the newsletter.

We would love to share pictures of our skaters on Facebook and Instagram.

GGBFSC Newsletter — 7/10/2021

Positive COVID tests for skaters and immediate family members MUST be reported to Sarah Schoen immediately!!

Now you can be notified about a new newsletter us using an RSS Feed at the end of any page. You can also click on the “follow it” icon at the end of the newsletter to have your newsletter delivered to your inbox using feed.it An email will be sent to your inbox with the link just like we do now. Here is a video of how to sign up.

New way to play music when ice monitoring

We will be using an iPad to play music moving forward. Please email your music to GGBFSCmusic@gmail.com During the transition, please bring your CD until you know your new music has been uploaded to the ipad.

Look for this information and instructions on how to access the ipad on the website under Links and Forms.

Summer Synchro Skills Classes

Summer Synchro Skills class will start on July 12th from 4:00 to 5:00 pm at Cornerstone on Rink 2. This is only for the Side Kicks and High Kicks teams.

The class will be a 6-week session to work on skills and elements for the upcoming year.

The dates are: July 12th, 19th, and 26th August 2nd, 16th, and 23rd.

Please join us outside after practice on July 12th for some popsicles to kick off the start of the season!

The cost is $125. No need to pay ahead of time, you will be invoiced.  

GGBFSC Skate Camp

We are really excited to offer a skating camp at GGBFSC!

This session will be at Cornerstone Community Center. Guest Coaches will include Philippe Poirier, Marcie Kierpiec, and Peter Biver. Check out the flyer below for more information!

Come join us for the GGBFSC Summer Skating Camp!

Camp Dates: July 14-16, 2021.

Test Session: Saturday, July 17, 2021.

Attention High School Skaters

Have you heard of the Wisconsin High School Skating Series? Well, for the 2021-2022 school year, the High School Skating Team is BACK at the GGBFSC!

Any high schooler from the Greater Green Bay and surrounding areas is eligible to participate. If you or your skater will be in 9th-12th grade during the 2021-2022 school year, you are eligible to compete!

This team is a great way to spend time with other club members, team bond, and compete in a fun circumstance. We will be competing as the “De Pere High School Figure Skating Team,” but you can attend any high school, and participate!

If you are interested in learning more, please plan to attend an informational meeting held on Tuesday, July 13 at 7:00pm, after club ice. This will be held in the upstairs lobby of Cornerstone Community Ice Center. Please contact Coach Molly Kelly at mollykelly57@gmail.com or (920)265-9553 if you have any questions. If you are unable to attend, please reach out to Molly. 

Registration Form Now Available for ASPIRE Camp

The U.S. Figure Skating Aspire program helps beginning figure skaters make the transition from learn to skate group classes into U.S. Figure Skating membership. Designed to go hand in hand with U.S. Figure Skating introductory membership, Aspire is intended to boost member retention, keep skaters on the ice and teach young athletes and their families what it means to be a figure skater.

Open to Basic 4 and up — As well as new New Club members

  • Next Camp date: August 10th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

July 11, 7 pm Specialty Class is Edge Elements with Coach Sara.

July 12, 9:25 am Specialty Class is Tricks with Coach Brittyni.

Ice Schedule

Walk-ons are not available at this time. There will be no exceptions. All ice must be contracted by 11:59 pm the day before the session

Upcoming Events

Next Test Session

  • July 17, 2021 upper level

Fundraising

Fundraising balance due amounts can be viewed in Entryeeze under, Volunteer > My Volunteer Hours

Check out our fundraising page for available options for fundraising all year.

Questions: Contact Jen Kreuser

Learn to Skate

We are looking for GGBFSC Club members age 13+ to help out. Please email Sarah at ggbfsc.lts@gmail.com if interested


Summer registration is full.

Summer classes    Wednesday 5:20 – 6:20 pm / 5:50 – 6:50 pm

Competition Announcements

Check out these competitions at other clubs…

Board Minutes

Coming in July! An invitation was sent to your GGBFSC registered contact email.

Team App

GGBFSC uses TeamApp for last minute notifications.

Comments, Questions Concerns for the GGBFSC Board?

We have a form! We want to help. This form is submitted to only the Executive Board which is made up of the GGBFSC President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. Submissions are treated with the strictest confidentiality to maintain the integrity of all parties involved.

Drop us a line!

Please submit all announcements for the newsletter by THURSDAY the week you would like the information to be added to the newsletter.

We would love to share pictures of our skaters on Facebook and Instagram.

GGBFSC Newsletter — 7/3/2021

Positive COVID tests for skaters and immediate family members MUST be reported to Sarah Schoen immediately!!

Now you can be notified about a new newsletter us using an RSS Feed at the end of any page. You can also click on the “follow it” icon at the end of the newsletter to have your newsletter delivered to your inbox using feed.it An email will be sent to your inbox with the link just like we do now. Here is a video of how to sign up.

New way to play music when ice monitoring

We will be using an iPad to play music moving forward. Please email your music to GGBFSCmusic@gmail.com During the transition, please bring your CD until you know your new music has been uploaded to the ipad.

Look for this information and instructions on how to access the ipad on the website under Links and Forms.

Summer Synchro Skills Classes

Summer Synchro Skills class will start on July 12th from 4:00 to 5:00 pm at Cornerstone on Rink 2. This is only for the Side Kicks and High Kicks teams.

The class will be a 6-week session to work on skills and elements for the upcoming year.

The dates are: July 12th, 19th, and 26th August 2nd, 16th, and 23rd.

Please join us outside after practice on July 12th for some popsicles to kick off the start of the season!

The cost is $125. No need to pay ahead of time, you will be invoiced.  

GGBFSC Skate Camp

We are really excited to offer a skating camp at GGBFSC!

This session will be at Cornerstone Community Center. Guest Coaches will include Philippe Poirier, Marcie Kierpiec, and Peter Biver. Check out the flyer below for more information!

Come join us for the GGBFSC Summer Skating Camp!

Camp Dates: July 14-16, 2021.

Test Session: Saturday, July 17, 2021.

Congratulations!

Congrats to these skaters who recently passed tests.

A special shout-out to our two new Gold Medalists – Alaina T. and Mikayla – for passing Senior Moves in the Field!

Registration Form Now Available for ASPIRE Camp

The U.S. Figure Skating Aspire program helps beginning figure skaters make the transition from learn to skate group classes into U.S. Figure Skating membership. Designed to go hand in hand with U.S. Figure Skating introductory membership, Aspire is intended to boost member retention, keep skaters on the ice and teach young athletes and their families what it means to be a figure skater.

Open to Basic 4 and up — As well as new New Club members

  • Next Camp date: August 10th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

July 5, 9:25 Specialty Class is Power/Edge with Sara.

Ice Schedule

Walk-ons are not available at this time. There will be no exceptions. All ice must be contracted by 11:59 pm the day before the session

Upcoming Events

Next Test Session

  • July 17, 2021 upper level

July Birthdays!

Happy Birthday to these GGBFSC skaters

Siri, Grace G, Megan, Lily and Naihua

Attention All High School Skaters

Have you ever heard of the Wisconsin High School Skating Series? Well, beginning in the 2021-2022 school year, the High School Skating Team is BACK at the GGBFSC!


Any high schooler from the Greater Green Bay and surrounding areas is eligible to participate. If you or your skater will be in 9th-12th grade during the 2021-2022 school year, you are eligible to compete! This team is a great way to spend time with other club members, team bond, and compete in a fun circumstance.


If you are interested in learning more, please contact Coach Molly Kelly at mollykelly57@gmail.com or (920)265-9553. 
Stay tuned for the announcement of a Zoom call held with an informational session as well as Q&A at a later date.

Fundraising

Fundraising balance due amounts can be viewed in Entryeeze under, Volunteer > My Volunteer Hours

Check out our fundraising page for available options for fundraising all year.

Questions: Contact Jen Kreuser

Learn to Skate

We are looking for GGBFSC Club members age 13+ to help out. Please email Sarah at ggbfsc.lts@gmail.com if interested


Summer registration is full.

Summer classes    Wednesday 5:20 – 6:20 pm / 5:50 – 6:50 pm

Competition Announcements

Check out these competitions at other clubs…

Camp Announcements

Check out these camps at other clubs…

Board Minutes

Coming in July! An invitation was sent to your GGBFSC registered contact email.

Team App

GGBFSC uses TeamApp for last minute notifications.

Comments, Questions Concerns for the GGBFSC Board?

We have a form! We want to help. This form is submitted to only the Executive Board which is made up of the GGBFSC President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. Submissions are treated with the strictest confidentiality to maintain the integrity of all parties involved.

Drop us a line!

Please submit all announcements for the newsletter by THURSDAY the week you would like the information to be added to the newsletter.

We would love to share pictures of our skaters on Facebook and Instagram.

GGBFSC Newsletter — 6/26/2021

Positive COVID tests for skaters and immediate family members MUST be reported to Sarah Schoen immediately!!

Now you can be notified about a new newsletter us using an RSS Feed at the end of any page. You can also click on the “follow it” icon at the end of the newsletter to have your newsletter delivered to your inbox using feed.it An email will be sent to your inbox with the link just like we do now. Here is a video of how to sign up.

New way to play music when ice monitoring

We will be using an iPad to play music moving forward. Please email your music to GGBFSCmusic@gmail.com During the transition, please bring your CD until you know your new music has been uploaded to the ipad.

Look for this information and instructions on how to access the ipad on the website under Links and Forms.

Test session updates

Virtual testing is approved as a permanent option for US Figure Skating clubs and members.  The permanent requirements will closely follow the pilot program that has been in place since Jan. 1.

There have been changes made to the waiting period for tests marked “Retry.”  Moves in the field, pre-juvenile and below free skate tests, and for pattern dance tests, the waiting period is reduced to 14 days, beginning with the 2021-22 season.  For standard free skate tests Juvenile and above, the waiting period is reduced to one day, beginning with the 2021-22 season.

There are other changes but they apply to the adult levels, etc. 

For a full review of all changes, see the US Figure Skating Rule Book.

GGBFSC Skate Camp

We are really excited to offer a skating camp at GGBFSC!

This session will be at Cornerstone Community Center. Guest Coaches will include Philippe Poirier, Marcie Kierpiec, and Peter Biver. Check out the flyer below for more information!

Come join us for the GGBFSC Summer Skating Camp!

Camp Dates: July 14-16, 2021.

Test Session: Saturday, July 17, 2021.

Congratulations!

ASPIRE Camp

The U.S. Figure Skating Aspire program helps beginning figure skaters make the transition from learn to skate group classes into U.S. Figure Skating membership. Designed to go hand in hand with U.S. Figure Skating introductory membership, Aspire is intended to boost member retention, keep skaters on the ice and teach young athletes and their families what it means to be a figure skater.

Open to Basic 4 and up — As well as new New Club members

  • Next Camp date: August 10th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Ice Schedule

Walk-ons are not available at this time. There will be no exceptions. All ice must be contracted by 11:59 pm the day before the session

Upcoming Events

Next Test Session

  • July 17, 2021 upper level

Renew Your Membership Today!

It is time for your annual membership renewals. Please log into your Entryeeze account & choose the “apply/renew” button.

In addition to your renewal, don’t forget the Fundraising and Volunteer forms and checks must also be completed & mailed to our club secretary by July 1, 2021.

Attention All High School Skaters

Have you ever heard of the Wisconsin High School Skating Series? Well, beginning in the 2021-2022 school year, the High School Skating Team is BACK at the GGBFSC!


Any high schooler from the Greater Green Bay and surrounding areas is eligible to participate. If you or your skater will be in 9th-12th grade during the 2021-2022 school year, you are eligible to compete! This team is a great way to spend time with other club members, team bond, and compete in a fun circumstance.


If you are interested in learning more, please contact Coach Molly Kelly at mollykelly57@gmail.com or (920)265-9553. 
Stay tuned for the announcement of a Zoom call held with an informational session as well as Q&A at a later date.

Fundraising

Fundraising balance due amounts can be viewed in Entryeeze under, Volunteer > My Volunteer Hours

Check out our fundraising page for available options for fundraising all year.

Questions: Contact Jen Kreuser

Learn to Skate

We are looking for GGBFSC Club members age 13+ to help out. Please email Sarah at ggbfsc.lts@gmail.com if interested


Summer registration is full.

Summer classes    Wednesday 5:20 – 6:20 pm / 5:50 – 6:50 pm

Competition Announcements

Check out these competitions at other clubs…

Camp Announcements

Check out these camps at other clubs…

Board Minutes

Coming in July! An invitation was sent to your GGBFSC registered contact email.

Team App

GGBFSC uses TeamApp for last minute notifications.

Comments, Questions Concerns for the GGBFSC Board?

We have a form! We want to help. This form is submitted to only the Executive Board which is made up of the GGBFSC President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. Submissions are treated with the strictest confidentiality to maintain the integrity of all parties involved.

Drop us a line!

Please submit all announcements for the newsletter by THURSDAY the week you would like the information to be added to the newsletter.

We would love to share pictures of our skaters on Facebook and Instagram.

GGBFSC Newsletter — 6/12/2021

Positive COVID tests for skaters and immediate family members MUST be reported to Sarah Schoen immediately!

Now you can be notified about a new newsletter us using an RSS Feed at the end of any page. You can also click on the “follow it” icon at the end of the newsletter to have your newsletter delivered to your inbox using feed.it An email will be sent to your inbox with the link just like we do now. Here is a video of how to sign up.

New way to play music when ice monitoring

We will be using an iPad to play music moving forward. Please email your music to GGBFSCmusic@gmail.com During the transition, please bring your CD until you know your new music has been uploaded to the ipad.

More information and instructions on how to access the ipad will be available on the website soon and in the ice monitoring email.

Jan the Skate Man is Coming

Jan The Skate Man will be coming for skate sharpening and fittings at Sarah’s house on Sunday June 13, 2021.

If you’d like to set up an appointment, you can e-mail Jan at allofus@solarus.net or call him at 715-340-1632. If you are dropping off skates for pick up later on, please put the skater’s name and payment in them. The fee for sharpening is $20.

GGBFSC Skate Camp

We are really excited to offer a skating camp at GGBFSC!

This session will be at Cornerstone Community Center. Guest Coaches will include Philippe Poirier, Marcie Kierpiec, and Peter Biver. Check out the flyer below for more information!

Come join us for the GGBFSC Summer Skating Camp!

Camp Dates: July 14-16, 2021.

Test Session: Saturday, July 17, 2021.

The Summer Ice Worksheet is now available.

The Summer Session starts Sunday, July 13, 2021.

ASPIRE Camp

The U.S. Figure Skating Aspire program helps beginning figure skaters make the transition from learn to skate group classes into U.S. Figure Skating membership. Designed to go hand in hand with U.S. Figure Skating introductory membership, Aspire is intended to boost member retention, keep skaters on the ice and teach young athletes and their families what it means to be a figure skater.

Open to Basic 4 and up — As well as new New Club members

  • Next Camp date: August 10th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Ice Schedule

Walk-ons are not available at this time. There will be no exceptions. All ice must be contracted by 11:59 pm the day before the session

Masks are REQUIRED when indoors.

Upcoming Events

Next Test Session

  • June 15, 2021 low level
  • July 17, 2021 upper level

Renew Your Membership Today!

It is time for your annual membership renewals. Please log into your Entryeeze account & choose the “apply/renew” button.

In addition to your renewal, don’t forget the Fundraising and Volunteer forms and checks must also be completed & mailed to our club secretary by July 1, 2021.

Attention All High School Skaters

Have you ever heard of the Wisconsin High School Skating Series? Well, beginning in the 2021-2022 school year, the High School Skating Team is BACK at the GGBFSC!


Any high schooler from the Greater Green Bay and surrounding areas is eligible to participate. If you or your skater will be in 9th-12th grade during the 2021-2022 school year, you are eligible to compete! This team is a great way to spend time with other club members, team bond, and compete in a fun circumstance.


If you are interested in learning more, please contact Coach Molly Kelly at mollykelly57@gmail.com or (920)265-9553. 
Stay tuned for the announcement of a Zoom call held with an informational session as well as Q&A at a later date.

Fundraising

Fundraising balance due amounts can be viewed in Entryeeze under, Volunteer > My Volunteer Hours

Check out our fundraising page for available options for fundraising all year.

Questions: Contact Jen Kreuser

Learn to Skate

We are looking for GGBFSC Club members age 13+ to help out. Please email Sarah at ggbfsc.lts@gmail.com if interested


Summer registration will open at 12:01 am on June 6th.

Summer classes    Wednesday 5:20 – 6:20 pm / 5:50 – 6:50 pm

Competition Announcements

Check out these competitions at other clubs…

Camp Announcements

Check out these camps at other clubs…

Board Minutes

Coming in July! An invitation was sent to your GGBFSC registered contact email.

Team App

GGBFSC uses TeamApp for last minute notifications.

Comments, Questions Concerns for the GGBFSC Board?

We have a form! We want to help. This form is submitted to only the Executive Board which is made up of the GGBFSC President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer. Submissions are treated with the strictest confidentiality to maintain the integrity of all parties involved.

Drop us a line!

Please submit all announcements for the newsletter by THURSDAY the week you would like the information to be added to the newsletter.

We would love to share pictures of our skaters on Facebook and Instagram.