January 2017 News!!

Welcome to January!

A few key messages in this email – please read!

1.     Important Dates for January 2017

2.     Renovations are DONE at Jimmie Condon

3.     Good Luck to our Skaters heading to Canadians


Important Dates for January 2017


January 2017
Tue Jan 3, 2017 Skating starts at both JCA & COP – No HP or Jr Prep group programs – all other programs running including the 6:10 pm off ice class EXCEPT the 5:20 Jr Prep Off Ice class which is cancelled
Fri Jan 6 Friday CanSkate begins
Sat Jan 7 Saturday CanSkate and Power Skating begins
Wed Jan 11 Wednesday CanSkate begins

COP No 7:15 Lift Class or 7:45-8:45 am and 9:00-10:00 am Pairs ice session. Has moved to 10:00-11:30 instead

Fri Jan 13 COP No 7:15 Lift Class or 7:45-8:45 am, or 9:00-10:00 am Pairs ice sessions and no 6:15-8:15 am and no 8:30-9:45 ice dance sessions

For Skaters heading to Canadians:

8:45-9:45 am and 10:00-11:00 am Please see Anabelle for permission to skate on this ice

Mon Jan 16 Canadians begin in Ottawa
Thu Jan 19 COP No 5:45-6:45 pm session
Fri Jan 20 COP No ice sessions from 11:45 am to 5:45 pm
Thu Jan 26 COP No ice sessions from 1:00 pm to 6:45 pm. No 4:00-5:00 pm off ice in PTC
Fri Jan 27 COP No sessions all day



Renovations are DONE at Jimmie Condon!

It was a HUGE job and it is complete! Big thanks to our contractors who went above and beyond in bringing it all together!

  • Titan Installations: Glen McDougall 403-807-3963
    • Countertops
  • Road King Renos Inc: Lou Molyneaux 403-813-1588
    • Flooring and baseboards
  • ATN Contracting Inc: Wade Brewer 403-815-1616
    • Painting and other odd tasks 🙂

If you are looking to get some work done in your home or business, please consider the above contractors.  They were punctual, reliable, professional, provided a quality product, had a great sense of humour, worked around our hours (over Christmas and New Years’) and had decent prices!  Tell them Calalta sent you when you hire them!

Good Luck to our Skaters heading to Canadians

Beginning January 16, the ‘best of the best’ figure skaters in singles, pairs and dance convene in Ottawa for the Canadian Tire National Figure Skating Championships!  Representing Calalta, we have the following skaters:


Yujin Armstrong Novice Men
Takara Dei & Josh Venema Novice Pairs
Jessica-Lee Behiel & Jackson Behiel Novice Dance
Pearl Kang & Cael Elford Novice Dance
Emily Mikulcik* & Malcolm Kowan Novice Dance
Janine Rho & Vali Baimoukhametov Novice Dance
Jolie Che* & Paul Ayer** Junior Dance
Dustin Sheriff-Clayton Senior Men
 * represents Huntington Hills FSC

** represents Glencoe