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ROYAL CITY SQUARE DANCE BLAST

Step onto the dance floor with caller | dance instructor extraordinaire Dave Williamson, for a fun, interactive and progressive one day workshop that introduces you to modern square dancing. In less than an hour, you’ll be moving and dancing confidently to a range of music as you learn and practice a series of basic movements. No partner or previous dance experience is necessary – if you can walk energetically, you can square dance! In addition to being a great workout and an engaging team activity, square dancing keeps you young, mentally sharp and socially engaged. By end of day you’ll have mastered a solid set of basic dance skills that will allow you to join in confidently at olde tyme square dances, contras and country dances. Then sign up for weekly classes, if you wish, to continue to develop modern square dance mastery and get a weekly cardio workout during the fall and winter. Singles, couples, families and groups are all very welcome. LGBT-friendly. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring indoor shoes. Please bring a light, litter-free lunch and a cup.

Refreshments provided. Please refrain from wearing any fragrance as it is a scent-free environment.

Sat           Sep 21 10am-3:30pm 1 class $44.25 + HST
Wellington Ctre for Con Ed – Gym Dave Williamson PR-5454

BEGINNER MODERN SQUARE DANCING

Square dance your way to fitness, fun, and friendship! Weekly classes proceed through a series of moves set to music that will get you dancing almost immediately. No partner or previous dance experience required – if you can walk energetically, you can square dance. Square dancing helps keep you fit, young at heart, mentally sharp and socially engaged. This year’s format combines the former Basic I and II programs, as well as Mainstream. Royal City Square Dance Club dancers will be on hand to fill out squares as necessary. Please wear comfortable clothes and indoor shoes. Not sure whether this is for you? Drop into Royal City Squares’ free

Open House on Tuesday, September 17, 7pm. Caller extraordinaire, Jeff Priest, will have you dancing to simple calls, and experiencing the joy of this engaging team activity in just a few minutes. Sign up any time until Oct. 1.

Tue           Sep 24-Dec 10 7-9 pm 12 classes $75.22 + HST
Paisley Road PS – Gym Jeff Priest PR-5446