Any age or ability can learn!

Book a Learn Online Here:

Aksarben Online Store:

Upcoming learn to curls:

10/15 2:00 PM
11/03 7:00 PM
11/05 4:00 PM

11/19 4:00 PM
1/7 4:00 PM
1/12 7:00 PM



Learn to curl at Baxter Arena! All ages and abilities can give curling a try!

Equipment and instruction included. Wear clean, grippy tennis shoes.

Space is limited, so sign up at our online store today!

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Youth Program

Our Youth Program accepts ages 5+ (3 age groups).

Equipment is included. Program runs for eight Saturdays Jan-Feb from 2:30 – 4:00 PM.

Space is limited, so sign up at our online store today!



Have a big group interested in Curling? Looking for your next birthday party or team building event?

We can accommodate groups of up to 40 to come try curling!

Contact the club for more information and to book your next event!



Want to help grow the sport of curling? Sign up for our next USCA Instructor and Officiating Course.

Want to step up your game? Sign up for one of our Curling Clinics!

Contact the club for more info.

2017-2018 League Sessions

Membership is required to join leagues.
Youth and College Programs include membership.
The club provides all necessary equipment.
All our curling is at Baxter Arena's Holland Ice for the 2017-2018 season.

For example, to sign up for the Winter 1 and Winter 2 Sunday 4PM leagues it would cost:
+ $100 (Annual Membership)
+ $60 (Winter 1)
+ $100 (Winter 2)
Total: $260

Late Sept - Oct (4 Weeks)
Sunday 4PM
Friday 7PM

Winter 1
Nov - Dec (4 Weeks)
Sunday 12PM, 2PM, or 4PM*
Friday 7PM
* You'll play at the same time each week

Winter 2
Jan - Feb (6 Weeks)
Sunday 12PM, 2PM, or 4PM
Friday 7PM
* You'll play at the same time each week

Mar - Apr (6 Weeks)
Sunday 4PM
Tuesday 7PM
Thursday 8PM*
* Spring Thursday is 4-Weeks


Membership (Annual)
Standard: $100
Youth (Under 18): $50
Military: $75

8 weeks, Fee Includes Membership
Youth Program: $100
College Program: $150

League Sessions
Session fee includes entry into one league night per session
Members can sign up for multiple league nights in the same session
Sign up as a team or as an individual

4-Week League Session: $60*
6-Week League Session: $100*
*Youth Discount 50%

Learn to Curl Course: $20 pp
Learn to Curl Come-Try-It: $5 pp
Drop-in Games (Members Only): $10 pp

Halloween Bone-Spiel (Oct 20-21): $80 pp
Irish Open Bonspiel (Mar 23-24): $80 pp
Last-Chance Bonspiel (Apr 28-29): $80 pp
Cornhusker State Games (July 2018): $70 pp

League Sign Up:

1) Go to our online store here: squareup.com/market/aksarben-curling-club
2) Select your league session and type
3) Enter your team name in the 'notes' section at checkout, or if you need to be placed on a team.

Experienced League: 8 ends
Standard League: 8 ends
Beginner League: 6 ends

About US

Curling in Omaha Since 1958

Aksarben Curling Club was founded in Omaha in 1958. We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, incorporated in 2000, that promotes the growth of the sport in the region including youth development and nationally-competitive college teams. We currently curl at Baxter Arena in Omaha, NE. Aksarben Curling Club is partnering with Baxter Arena and the Omaha Sports Commission to host the Olympic Curling Team Trials November 11-18, 2017.

  • No experience needed! Sign up as a team or individual in one of our beginner leagues. Step up your game by attending one of our Curling Clinics, then when you're ready, join in an experienced league!

  • Join college teams from UNL, UNO, Wayne State, Creighton, and UNMC for the college league this Fall, no experience required! Youth program accepting ages 5+ (3 age groups), Saturdays in Jan-Feb.

  • Come try curling at one of our open houses or get to know your fellow curlers better at one of our club social events!

  • Our tournaments are open to all, featuring both beginner's and experienced brackets!

Olympic Curling Team Trials at Baxter Arena

Nov 11 - 18 2017
Opening Ceremony 5PM Nov 11

Come-Try-Its and Fan Events
Nov 10 - 18

Learn to Curls

Sept 12 | 7:45 - 9:00 PM
Sept 17 | 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Oct 15 | 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Nov 3 | 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Nov 5 | 4:00 - 6:00 PM

Nov 19 | 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Jan 7 | 4:00 PM
Jan 12 | 7:00 PM

Fall Leagues

Tuesday | 9:00 - 11:00 PM
9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17

Friday | 7:00 - 9:00 PM
9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20*

Sunday | 4:00 - 6:00 PM
9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15

* If playing in the Bone-Spiel you will play week 4 of league and your first spiel game Oct 20th

Winter 1 Leagues

Friday | 7:00 - 9:00 PM
12/8, 12/22, 12/29, 01/05

Sunday | Choose 12PM, 2PM, or 4PM
11/26*, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17

* Let us know if you can't make 11/26 and we'll work something out

Winter 2 Leagues

Friday | 7:00 - 9:00 PM
1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23

Sunday | Choose 12PM, 2PM, or 4PM
1/14, 1/21, 1/28, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25

Spring Leagues

Sunday 4:00 - 6:00 PM
3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22

Tuesday | 7:00 - 9:00 PM
3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3, 4/10, 4/17

Thursday | 8:00 - 10:00 PM
3/15, 3/22, 3/29, 4/5

Youth Program

Saturday | 2:00 - 3:30 PM
1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27
2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3

College Program

Nov - Mar
Dates/Times TBD

Bonspiels (Tournaments)

3-Game Guarantee, 8 Ends
Beginner and Experienced Brackets
Open (teams may be any mix of gender)

Halloween Bone-Spiel
Fri Oct 20th and Sat Oct 21st
Fri Draws at 6PM and 8PM
Finals Sat 6PM
Costumes Encouraged!

Irish Open Bonspiel
Fri Mar 23rd and Sat Mar 24th
Fri Draws at 6PM and 8PM
Finals Sat Evening

Last Chance Bonspiel
Sat Apr 28th and Sun Apr 29th
Sat Draws Start at Noon
Finals Sun at 1:30 PM

Board of Directors

Each season a few board members' terms expire. We'll be holding elections for new board members this Winter, so let us know if you'd like to help shape the future of the club. Both new and experienced curlers are welcome, so let us know if you'd like to get on the ballot.

Steve Taylor

Board Member since 2013, Curler since 2007

Paul Bernady

Vice President
Board Member since 2013 and curler since 2010, Paul’s enthusiasm and innovative equipment design have been key to our club’s growth. Curls with Team Bernady.

Nancy Myers

Director of College Curling
Board Member since 2015 and long-time curler, Nancy keeps the board on-task and directs Aksarben’s college curling program.

Jason Buzzell

Director of Communications
Board Member since Spring 2016 and long-time curler, Jason handles our finances and interfaces with UNO and Baxter Arena.

Matt Suder

Youth Program Director

Karen Benefiel

Director of Finance

John Benefiel


Sean Morrison

Director of Marketing

Nick Allmaker

League Chairman

Jeff Tiemann

Chief Equipment Engineer
A curler for the past several years, Jeff’s equipment-making expertise has been essential to streamlining our daily ice setup process.

Jeff Chapman


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