UPDATE: The skating party is cancelled.

As the Oval has closed for the evening due to the weather, tonight’s President’s Skating Party has been cancelled.

Our rescheduled date for the President’s Annual Skating party is Monday, February 10 from 7 – 8:30 p.m. at the Oval on the Halifax Commons.

Transportation to and from the Oval will be available. At the Oval, vouchers for Beavertails and hot chocolate will be provided and King’s scarves will be distributed while supplies last.

There will be no charge for the skating, the transportation, the refreshments or the scarves.

You may bring your own equipment or may borrow equipment from the Oval. They have skates, helmets, sledges & protective gear. There is no charge to borrow equipment, but a Gov’t issued photo ID is required from one adult in the group.


A 55 seat passenger bus will depart the quad at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, February 10 for the Oval. Please meet the bus on Castine Way (behind the Bays). For the return trip, the bus will depart the Oval at 8:45 p.m.

Registration and Waivers

In order to participate we require (1) a signed waiver [PDF] and (2) the following information, to be submitted to pamela.hazel@ukings.ca by 4 p.m. on Friday, February 7.

  • Full Name
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Emergency contact name and number
  • If 18 years and under also provide name of Parent/Guardian
  • If 18 years and under provide email address of Parent/Guardian

Completed waivers are required for participation. For participants 18 and under, a parent or guardian must complete the waiver. Participants 19 years of age and older are able to sign the waiver themselves.

Print the document and submit the original signed waiver to the President’s Office directly or to the A&A reception desk. No scans, emails, faxes, or pdfs are acceptable.

Those unable to submit the original signed paper waiver in time for the event can request an electronic waiver by contacting Pam Hazel at pamela.hazel@ukings.ca.