Outdoor Activities affected by Extremely Cold Weather this weekend

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 1:34pm

Before the arctic weather hits Madison, put on extra scarves and mittens and enjoy the ski trails and ice rinks.
Friday, January 03, 2014 - Tonight’s Groove & Glide Ice Skating Party is STILL ON at Tenney Park!  Grab a friend, lace up your skates and enjoy the music and games at the first Groove & Glide party of the year!  http://www.cityofmadison.com/parks/celebrate/IceSkatingParties.cfm
According to the forecast, the temperatures will start to drop on Saturday night and remain bitterly cold through Tuesday. The forecasted cold temperatures and wind chill raise safety concerns for outdoor activities.
Cross-Country Ski with a Doc Canceled   
The Cross-Country Ski with a Doc event previously scheduled for Sunday, January 5 has been canceled due to extreme cold weather. This event has been re-scheduled for Sunday, January 19 at 1:30p.m. http://www.cityofmadison.com/parks/celebrate/walkwithadoc.cfm
Monday & Tuesday Outdoor Ice Skating Lessons at Tenney Park Ice Rink Canceled
Again, due to the extremely cold temperatures forecasted for Monday and Tuesday, the outdoor ice skating lessons have been canceled. The lessons scheduled on Wednesday and Thursday at Elver Park will go on as scheduled. http://www.cityofmadison.com/parks/seasonal/winter/IceSkatingLessons.cfm