Skating rink open; Family Skate Saturday

The dip in temperature means the ice in the Rotary Ice Rink at Ellis Park is ready for skating. The rink officially opened Tuesday for winter fun.

This Saturday the Blissfield parks and Recreation Department presents Family Skate Night from 6-8 p.m.

There will be fire barrels, hot chocolate and music for skating at this family event which is is weather permitting.

Normal hours for the skate rink will be 6 a.m.-11:30 p.m. daily. Open skate hours are from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. No hockey equipment will be allowed during this time.

For details, contact Blissfield Parks and Recreation director Eric May at 403-0845.