November 2012 Happenings
- Tuesday, November 6 - Election
- SNC Lessons and Dances
- Note of DVD Delay
- Quick Links to Costs, Times, Calendar
and Web Site
- Other Chicagoland Happenings
Exercise Your Right on Tuesday, November 6
is one of the most important rights a citizen has, so remember to
exercise this right on Tuesday, November 6. If you've used
the Early Voting or Absentee Voting method ... Congratulations.
November is Double Two Month
Wednesday Lessons: November 7, 14, 21 and 28
Friday Dance: November 2
all know Don; He's been teaching at Cadillac Ranch and at Swing 'n'
Country for years. Generally, you will get a "two
for" at Don's lessons as Julie Hein partners with him.
Don also generously plays paparazzi at dance events including SNC's
Dance Camp Chicago.
All Swing 'n' Country
lessons and dances are held at The Centre at North Park in Franklin
Park. (map). See lesson times,
dance times and costs below.
Hania Richmond Teaches Two Step
Friday Night, November 16
Two Step lesson will be presented by Hania Richmond prior
to the dance. In addition to coaching many SNC members to World's
competition, Hania recently choreographed a Two-Step formation routine
which was presented at Ballroom City and at Swing City Chicago.
See Two Step
Formation Photos by Don Leynes.
Beginner Lesson: 7:30pm
9:00pm until Midnight.
All Swing 'n' Country
dances are held at The Centre at North Park. See dance
times and costs below.
What's Up in December?
Lessons are on
hiatus during December.
7: Holiday Party "Putting on the
Ritz". Early Bird Cut-Off Nov 16.
To those who took October Wednesday lessons and ordered
'n' Country apologizes in advance for the delay you will experience in
receiving your pre-ordered Two-Step Lesson DVD.
We hope to have
them to you by mid-November.
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
lesson will be a Cha Cha class by Don M. Dancing between
8:00pm and 11:00 pm immediately follows. (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)
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)
SOS (Swing on Sunday) presented by May I Have This
A West Coast Swing lesson, a Hustle Lesson and a dance are held each
Sunday. 5246 N. Elston, Chicago. 60630 (map)
Jill 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.
Tuesdays: May I Have This Dance
presents West Coast Swing presents multiple variations of West Coast
Swing each hour on the hour beginning at 7:00pm and concluding at 9:00
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)
firstname.lastname@example.org. Thursday Dance is the
new name and the practice party from 6:00 pm to 10 pm coordinated by
Richard Blumenthal is newly located at Dress Up and Dance at 34121
U.S. 45 Grayslake. The evening gives dancers an opportunity to share
information about their country, latin and swing
techniques and moves. (map)
Hilton Garden Inn, Twinsburg, Ohio. A swing and hustle dance
weekend. Plenty of food including
hors d'oeuvres, breakfast and a dinner.
December 31, 2012 -
January 6, 2013: Country Dance World
Championships. Opryland Hotel, Nashville, TN. A
7-day convention consisting of open dancing, workshops and world
25-27, 2:2013 Mario in Chicago.
Centre at North Park, Franklin Park. On Friday, a West Coast
Swing lesson will be held from 7 - 9 pm and is followed by open
dancing. Saturday and Sunday are workshops.
Celebrating 20 years and presented by DanceMasters.
February 22-24, 2013: Dance Camp Chicago.
Waterford Conference Center, Elmhurst. A Country and
Swing Event presented by your very own Swing 'n' Country. This
is the 15 year anniversary event.