Sports, ice skating rinks, roller skating arenas, gym classes, YMCA programs, bowling
Franklin MA 02038
Ice skating. Public skating Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM; $3 per person, $4 for skate rentals. Homeschool passes available. Call for more information.
1 Dean Street
Norfolk MA 02056
Loring Skating Arena
Ice skating. Public skating Monday, 10-2, Tuesday through Friday, 10-12; $4.00 Adults, $3.00 12 and under.
400 Oxford Street
Auburn MA 01501
Monday - Friday 10 - noon. Admission fee is $3.00 to skate. It is free to watch. Skates can be rented for an additional fee of $4 per pair. Homeschool passes available. Call for more information.
Massachusetts Hockey Rink Directory
Roll On America Family Fun Center
Rt. 2 at Exit 34
Lancaster/Leominster line, MA 01523
Roller skating. Groups welcome. Homeschool skate time available.
5 Highland Park Avenue
Hudson, MA 01749
Roller skating. Groups welcome.
United Skates of America
75 New Road
Roller skating. Homeschool skate time available.
Indoor Recreation and YMCA Centers
Whitin Community Center
60 Main Street
Swimming, roller skating, gymnastics, basketball, health club, aerobics, racquetball, special classes.
John Smith Soccer Center
70 Sumner Street
Milford, MA 01757
Indoor soccer, large climbing structure
The Habitat for Soccer & Sports, Inc.
374 West Street
Uxbridge, MA 01569
Indoor and outdoor fields for soccer, field games, street hockey, field hockey; batting cage, karate studio (extra fee).
185 Otis Street
Uses a 70,000 square foot indoor facility to offer a variety of recreational and sports programs. Includes a climbing wall and challenge courses.
Hokomock Area YMCA
45 Forge Hill Road
North Attleboro Branch
300 Elmwood Street
North Attleboro, MA
63 North Main St.
The MetroWest YMCA at Framingham
280 Old Connecticut Path
The MetroWest YMCA at Hopkinton
45 East Street
YMCA Youth and Teen Center (formerly The Civic League)
214 Concord Street (near the library)
Special: Open homeschool time every Friday, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Youth and Teen Center only. Homeschool time includes open/free play in the gym, board games upstairs in the former kindergarten room (which is now available), music, foosball and pool tables in the basement etc. Yearly youth and teen memberships entitle kids to all facilities at the Program Center during regular hours, as well as the private home schooler time in the morning. For daily drop-in rates see Ongoing Local Activities for more details.
YMCA of Greater Worcester - Boroughs Family Branch
4 Valente Drive
YMCA of Greater Woonsocket
18 Federal Street
Other Sports and Recreation
Crown Family Fun Center
1170 Main Street
Millis, MA 02054
Bowling, pool tables, video games
117 Church Street
Bowling, pool tables
AMF - Town & Country Lanes
405 Boston Turnpike, Route 9
Bowling, pool tables
AMF - Auburn Lanes
101 Southbridge St.
Bowling, pool tables
Walnut Hill Bowl
1666 Diamond Hill Road
58 Union Street (Rt 135)
Ashland, MA 01721
Slot car racing
Rhode Island Rock Gym
100 Higginson Avenue
Indoor rock climbing facility
The Frozen Ropes Training Center
842 Upper Union Street
Baseball and softball instruction and camps
50 Main Street
Baseball camps and instruction for ages 7-18 in a 10,000 sq. ft. indoor facility.
25 Riverbank Road
Baseball clubs, clinics and private lessons. Homeschool classes available upon request. For more information, call Randy at 508-226-1120.
Pawtucket Red Sox
Minor League baseball games at McCoy Stadium
Ben Mondor Way
Reasonably priced tickets and family-friendly stadium
New England Nordic Ski Association
Links to cross-country skiing lessons and locations
56 Sterling Street
866-365-7601 (toll free)
Archery classes for homeschoolers available.
606 Providence Highway
11B Washington St
South Attleboro, MA
Blackstone Valley Fencing Academy
Fencing classes held at the YMCA in Woonsocket, RI
Skiing at Wachusett Mountain - Homeschool Specials
Wachusett Mountain Ski Area
Many programs are available for homeschoolers. Please call for more information.
New England Karate Academy, Inc.
Ken-Ryu Kenpo/ Aerobic Kick-Boxing/ Self-Defense/ Competition Training
100 Grove Street (Northworks Building)
Worcester, MA 01605 (508) 767-0115