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City helps give skaters a lift

Posted: December 17, 2008 9:22 p.m.
Updated: December 18, 2008 7:00 a.m.

The city of Santa Clarita hosts excursions to SkateLab, an indoor skating facility, in Simi Valley now through February.

Each trip costs $7 per skater, which covers transportation and the SkateLab entry fee. The dates for excursions are Dec. 20, 23 and 30, Jan. 10 and 24 and Feb. 7.

The bus to SkateLab leaves at noon from the Santa Clarita Activities Center at 20880 Center Pointe Parkway and returns at 5 p.m., except for Dec. 23 and 30 when it departs at 11 a.m. and returns at 4 p.m.

Skaters who want to attend must bring a helmet, valid identification and a city registration form, provided at

Guests between the ages of 10 and 17 need a notarized waiver, available at Kids 10 and younger must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

The city will provide trips to SkateLab to accommodate local skaters' recreational needs during the construction of the 40,000-square-foot skate park at the Sports Complex.

The new park is scheduled to open in early spring 2009 and will include a street plaza, flow course, half-pipe, banks, grind ledges, two bowls and a capsule riding surface.

The city's Parks and Recreation number is (661) 250-3739.


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