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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

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


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.

SAM Upcoming Events

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Spring & Summer


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

Snowplow Sam
Basic Skills
Intro to Freestyle

May 5th – June 16th (no class May 26th)
July 14th – August 18th

News From SAM

Hockey Night in Maine is Back !



Hockey Night in Maine - Summer Hockey Youth League

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Registration for Summer Youth Hockey is now open. Openings available from Mites ( Cross-Ice) through Bantams. Please click the HNIM Logo for complete details and registration.

Don't miss out on the only Summer Youth Hockey League in Central Maine, hosted by SAM Youth Hockey.

Adult Figure Skating Ice


The Skating Association of Maine is pleased to offer the following adult only figure skating ice.  As always, adult skaters are welcome on ANY figure skating sessions, but in an effort to meet the needs of the adult skating community SAM and The Bank of Maine Ice Vault have partnered to provide adult only figure skating ice.  Please continue to check the website for blackout dates around holidays.

Ice is available July 2nd and then again in August

Wednesdays @ The Bank of Maine Ice Vault:  9:40 - 10:30 am


All ice is currently $10 PER SESSION.

Skaters must be full USFS members to skate on any Figure Skating sessions.

ADULT ONLY ICE - Skaters must be 16 or over.


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.

Get The Edge

Get the EDGE over other players: Hockey: edging skills for the advanced player. This program is specially designed to improve the speed, acceleration, agility and balance of the hockey player. Skating drills will emphasize edging, balance, pressure and body alignment to teach correct technique in forward and backward skating, power turns, pivots, stops, and starts and fast transitioning movements. This class will improve the players’ game and take their skills to another level.

Class is open to Squirts through High school, with a maximum class size 22.

INSTRUCTOR: Tanya Quigley

SESSION: 5 weeks Mondays, April 21st – May 19th

TIME: April 21st 7:10pm-8:00pm April 28th – May 19th 6:40pm-7:30pm COST: $120

Come in full hockey gear

Registration forms at Lobby Window

Please notify Tanya Quigley @ quigleys.orchardhillfarm@gmail

If you plan to attend.

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.