Skate the Lake is a community event that depends on a team of dedicated volunteers. We have a lot of fun together and we want to thank everyone for helping out large or small over the years: it’s greatly appreciated. 

Do you want to join us? Please contact us if you do want to be part of this dedicated group of volunteers and help with the Skate the Lake event.


Founding members: 

Marco Smits, Colin Horsfall, Chris Allan and Jen Kelly

Current executive:
President – John Bongers, Vice-President - Ken Maxwell, Secretary/Treasurer –June Finless


Set up and ice prep:
John Bongers, Gary Gaboury, Bob Petrie, Sue Warren, Ian Bongers, Tom Gifford, June Finless, Bob Montague, Ken Maxwell and Marcia Maxwell, Connie Scott, Clayton Battams, Norm Burns, Michael Bentivoglio and Marco Smits

Food and merchandise:
Connie Scott, Rene and Cathy Bongers, Christine Bongers, Tracy Battams, Vicki Stevenson, June Finless, Tom Gifford, Richard Scott, Carolyn Breese, Claire Jacobs, Jessica French, Karl and Shelley Flander, Stephen Gilbert, Sue Warren, Tim Horton's Smiths Falls (coffee and hot chocolate), Dave Brunskill, Karen Wilson, Wendy James, Melissa Willis, Dawn Vander Velde and Morgan Vander Velde and Marcia Maxwell

Administration and registration:
Sue Warren, Ken and Marcia Maxwell, Carolyn Hartin, Leah Allen,  Josee Gunville and Larry Cochran

Marketing, media relations, sponsorship and promotions:
Ken and Marcia Maxwell, Marco Smits, Hugh Colton, John Vandusen, John and Christine Bongers and Tom Gifford