|Free Admittance at SNC November 4 Dance|
To Active or Veteran Service Men and Women
Swing 'n' Country would like to applaud our service men and women at our November 4 dance. Please send Ingrid your name so you can be announced. Also let her know if you have any memorabilia you would like displayed as decorations. Present your military ID card for free admittance.
|November is Waltz Month|
Wednesday Lessons: November 2, 9, 16 and 30
Note: 4th Lesson on the fifth Wednesday due to Thanksgiving.Friday Dance: November 4
Theme: Honor our Service Men and Women
Be sure to attend this session as Don M will be your teacher of the month. Don's lessons are so enjoyable because his presentation just shows how he obviously loves to teach.
All Swing 'n' Country dances and lessons are held at The Centre at North Park in Franklin Park. (map)
| Angie Cameron Teaches Hustle |
Friday Dance: November 18
Angie Cameron has delighted Swing 'n' County dancers with her high energy in both swing performances performances and classes. Join us Friday, November 18 and learn Hustle.
Watch this little dynamite dance on YouTube.
|Troy Reed Angie Cameron|
|Early Bird Cut Off November 15|
Swing 'n' Country Holiday Dinner/Dance
Swing 'n' Country's annual dinner/dance will be held on Friday, December 2nd. This year's theme is Tropical Breezes.
Member pricing before November 15 is $30/After $35
Non-member pricing before November 15 is $35/After 40
Contact Leah for more information. A descriptive flyer will be available shortly.
|What's Up in December?|
Wednesday Lessons: Lessons on holiday hiatus
December 2, Friday:
Holiday Dinner Dance. Theme: Tropical Breezes. Flyer to follow.
December 16, Friday:
Special Event: Jennifer and Randy Jeffries (Chicagoland Event Directors) will teach Two-Step at SNC's "Gotta Dance Night".
|Other Chicagoland Happenings |
Saturdays: Ballroom City Goes Country. A country/western dance is held the second Saturday of the month at 207 S. Villa Ave, Villa Park 60181. November's host is Don Macdonald teaching Nightclub. (map)
Saturdays: The Chicago Rebels hosts its dances on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays at The Centre at North Park, 10040 Addison Ave., Franklin Park. 60131. (map)
Saturdays: The Mix hosts its dances on a monthly basis at the Interclub Academy of Dance. 7350-52 N. Milwaukee Ave., Niles, IL 60714. Check their web site for dates. (map)
Sundays: SOS (Swing on Sunday) presented by May I Have This Dance. A West Coast Swing lesson, a Husle Lesson and a dance are held each Sunday. 5246 N. Elston, Chicago. 60630 (map)
Mondays: Jill Popovich Powers teaches Pilates in Arlington Heights starting at 7:00 pm. Pilates helps dancers of all levels learn to move their bodies more efficiently, resulting in smoother dancing, longer endurance, and more flexibility. You will feel better too! Contact Jill to learn more or for directions to the class.
Angie Cameron teaches a four week series of Intermediate West Coast Swing at Ballroom City, 207 s. Villa Ave., Villa Park 60181. Class time is 8:00 - 9:00 pm. For more info contact Angie. (map)
Wednesdays: Maren Oslac hosts two four-week series of West Coast Swing lessons a month plus a dance at Heart & Sole Dance Studio , 7038 183rd St., Tinley Park, 60477. (map)
Thursdays: Thursdays at Sundance. A practice party coordinated by Richard Blumenthal and Ching Lin gives dancers an opportunity to share information about their country, latin and swing techniques and moves. 300 Lakehurst Rd, Waukegan 60085. (map)
Save The Dates
December 16: Swing 'n' Country will have Randy and Jennifer Jeffries in town to teach Two-Step at the Friday SNC dance. Randy and Jennifer are event directors for Chicagoland Dance Festival. This is another SNC treat as typically there are no lessons in December.
February 24-26, 2012:
Dance Camp Chicago. Waterford Conference Center and Hotel. Swing 'n' Country's own annual event. New in 2012 is national UCWDC and swing champion, instructor and choreographer, Robert Royston joining the staff. Check out Robert's new web site.