The Skating Club of Boston, the third oldest skating club in the United States, will honor Olympian Scott Hamilton and his CARES Foundation at the annual Boston Tree Lighting Skating Spectacular at the Boston Common Frog Pond on Thursday, November 30 at 5:00 pm.
The Skating Spectacular, which is free and open to the public, will showcase Boston’s top skating talent. The lineup of skaters include Team USA members:
Ross Miner of Watertown, MA
Richelle Chang of Lexington, MA
Victoria Laub of Natick, MA
Gemma Parker of Charlestown, MA
Jessie Phaneuf-Moniz of Marshfield, MA
Annabelle Rie of Melrose, MA
Luke Witkowski of Brookline, MA
Scott Hamilton will be on hand to greet skaters and the general public and talk to the crowd about his CARES Foundation, which supports cancer research, education and survivorship.
The general public can support the CARES Foundation and The Skating Club of Boston’s local initiative at https://www.crowdrise.com/Sk8Boston
. Proceeds from these events will benefit CARES Foundation, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Mass General Cancer Center.