In celebration of National Skating Month, Fort Dupont Ice Arena is offering free 25-minute mini-lessons on Jan. 20, 11 to 11:25 a.m. and 11:30 to 11:55 a.m. These free lessons include skate and helmet rental and admission to the two–hour public skate session from noon to 2 p.m. Space is limited; registration required at fdia.org/calendar. Priority is given to children from 5 to 16. Fort Dupont Ice Arena, 3779 Ely Pl. SE. fdia.org.