PAYSA believes that the pursuit of excellence in the areas of academics and sports helps develop maturity and self-confidence.
Pierre Area Youth Skating Association (Paysa) houses a full-size ice surface with general seating capacity for spectators. We provide the whole family a warm environment despite the sheet of ice! Paysa initiated as an organization for youth developed specifically to improve the community and have a safe place to engage and develop diversity in activities for our young people in a positive way all while hoping to promote open youth-to-youth communication and leadership development among our community. Our area youth have a tremendous amount of energy, enthusiasm, and creativity! Let’s get them burning that up out on the ice! Our objective is to help hone and develop our youth, through leadership, while serving the community and give them greater activity options.
We offer a variety of activities and hope to fit our community’s needs, our desire is to reach everyone, in some capacity in our community. If you have ideas for an activity, please share it with us, we are always looking for new concepts to provide more complete opportunities for people in our area and beyond! Please contact us! We are excited to hear from you—always feel free to stop by our facility and share your time with us, we would love to show you what we have to offer! Tell us what you think—what would you like to see more of?
Amenities include locker rooms, skate sharpening and skate rentals. We offer open skate, freestyle lessons, curling, broomball, adult beginner hockey, stick and puck, 3 on 3 spring and fall youth hockey programs and summer recreation opportunities. Rentals for parties are also available. Rent the rink for private ice, field trips, fund raisers, corporate team building, birthday parties, church functions and more—It’s the COOLEST location around.