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Platinum Sponsors

Edward Gall

G & E Roofing, Norm Elvin

J S McCarthy Printers, Rick & Patty Tardiff

On Target, John Fallona

Peter & Sandra Prescott

Pine State Trading Co., Nick Alberding

Robert & Moira Fuller

Gold Medal Sponsors

Baker, Newman & Noyes, LLC

The Red Barn

Kennebec Technologies, Wick & Ruth Johnson

Peter Alfond Charitable Fund of the Maine Community Foundation

Silver Medal Sponsors

Bill & Lesley Sprague

Cross Insurance, Michelle Ibargeen

Scott & Trish Bullock

Wagon Masters, Ray Cole

Walter and Lynne Cooper

Bronze Medal Sponsors


Chuck & Maria Hays

Daniel's Auto body, Rchard & Heidi Daniel

Dufour's Welding, Don Dufour

H. Allen & Diannne Ryan

Peter Thompson

Whited Peterbilt of Maine, Jon Whited

Perry, Fitts, Boulette & Fitton, CPAS, P.A., Michael Fitton

Stephen Albison

A & W Maintenance, Inc, Danny Warren

C. Caprara Food Service Equipment

Complete Mobile Inc., Adam Dixon

George Heselton

Golden Pond Wealth Management, Bert Lanquet

Green Thumb Lawn Service,Michael Legasse

J & S Oil, Inc. John Babb

John & Charlene Bridge

Kennebec Savings Bank

Lisa Hallee

Maine Instrument Flight

Plummer Funeral Home, Inc., Patrick Murphy

Reay Excavation & Trucking Inc., Linwood & Sue

Greg Farris

Friends of SAM

Michael & Dawn Stillings

Barnard-White Assoc. Inc.

Blind Time LLC, Jerry Chase

Jeffery & Marcia Hubert

Michael & Cindy Talbot

William & Janice Bridgeo

Dave's Applinace, Scott Ketchen

Andrew & Mary Dionne

L N Best Marketing, Lisa Best

Nona Boyink

The Liberal Cup, Jeff Houghton


Please Join us at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, 390 Western Avenue in Augusta, ME on Tuesday, October 28 from 4:00pm to 10pm. Margaritas will host a Noche Mexicana Fundraiser and donate 15% of pre-taxed food and beverage sales from participating families, friends and supporters to the Skating Association of Maine (SAM). Funds will support programs in Learn to Skate, Hockey and Figure Skating. Guests can choose items from any of their menus, takeout orders included.
We encourage students, parents and community members to join us as we raise funds to support the Skating Association of Maine. Please share this invitation with friends, family and community members.

Please make sure to let the host or server know that you are there to support the fundraiser, so 15% of your pre-tax food and beverage purchases will be donated to the Skating Association of Maine. To identify that you are supporting this fundraiser please print a handbill below and bring it to Margaritas with you. We look forward to seeing you on October 28, 2014 and thank you for supporting SAM.

Welcome to the Skating Association of Maine

~~The Skating Association of Maine (SAM) is an organization with over 300 members. SAM’s mission is to encourage and promote ice skating programs in the State of Maine. SAM’s purpose is to encourage and promote the participation, instruction, practice and advancement of its members in the sport of skating on ice, including, but not limited to Learn to Skate, Figure Skating, and Hockey, in accordance with the rules and regulations of each sport’s National Governing Body (NGB) and to instill the ideals of sportsmanship, honesty, and teamwork.

Please click the link to the right to access your specific needs on our site.


Come Join the 150+ players who have chosen The Skating Association of Maine for their hockey experience.  SAM offers players of all  ages an opportunity to learn and compete at  the area's premier hockey facilities – The Bank of Maine Ice Vault.  SAM welcomes players from all neighboring communities.  We are a community-based, volunteer-governed, nonprofit organization designed to offer a structured, educational, and cost-effective hockey experience.

The 2014-2015 Registration process is now available online. All players will need to be registered online at the Hockey Registration tab. This registration process will also allow you to make payments online. You will need a sportngin account in order to complete the online registration. If you have previously registered on the SAM website with a sportngin account, you will use that user name and password. If not , please follow the instructions on how to create an account.

SAM Upcoming Events

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SAM Moose Peewee Tier IV Practice
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SAM Moose Bantam Tier IV Practice
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Fall / Winter 2014-2015 & Spring 2015 Learn to Skate Program

The Bank of Maine Ice Vault
203 Whitten Road
Hallowell, ME 04347

Snowplow Sam

Basic Skills
Intro to Freestyle

Intro to Edge



September 15 - October 20

October 27 - December 1


December 8 - January 26

February 2 - March `16


March 30 - May 4

May 11 - June 22


ATOMS: Intro to Hockey

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We welcome our newest players and provide a safe and positive environment to learn the basics of a great sport. This fun and rewarding experience will be shared by players, parents and coaches alike, as together, we learn skating fundamentals and the basic strategies of the game and sport of hockey. Our staff of highly qualified and certified coaches will expose players to hockey development skills, power skating techniques, and teach what true sportsmanship is all about as the players progress toward their hockey career goals.

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