Tuesday Ballroom Dance Classes
A cadre of dance teachers will continue ballroom lessons this season. They are: Carol Hathaway, Michael Clemens, Darlene Clemens and Steve Johnson. Derek and Pam (teachers emeritus) will be “sometimes available” – at their convenience” – to teach both the teachers and the students. If possible, we will also include guest teachers.
Playing early 60s through 80s+ music, from Martha Reeves to Byrds, Buffalo Springfield, Neil Young, Bonnie Raitt, Beatles, Stones, Cream, Van Morrison, Springsteen, Pretenders, Talking Heads, and a number of others.
From Cliff Coulter:
Tango Soirée Manresa Castle
Saturday, April 26 6:30 - 10:00pm
Cliff and Becky will include a fun lesson to spice up your tango.
Milonga Soirée 7:00-10:00pm
Entrada Lesson & Milonga $10
Music for the evening will be golden age selections by DJ Cliff Coulter.
From Jeannette Wilson:
We're hoping you're all ready for some fun because Whozyamama will be here!
They'll have a wonderful blend of Cajun, Creole & Zydeco providing great listening & dancing music.
1219 Corona - Quimper Grange
Jack will give a dance lesson at 7:00 followed by live music & dance until 10:30.
Family friendly with a $12 cover for adults.
Snacks are appreciated.
Hope to see you all there!
May 24th, featured band The New Iberians
September 27th, featured band Swamp Soul
From Dave Brackett:
Hi, Wanted to let you know there will be a dance at the Eagles Lodge in Port Angeles, Saturday April 26th, from 7PM to 11PM, Music by The Soul Ducs, country, and some rock and roll. Good dance music. There will be a cover charge of $7.00 per person. See you there
From Cheri Van Hoover:
For the Summer - Intro to Partner Dancing
Every Thursday (Beginning May 1st)
Lesson: 7-8 PM
Practice: 8-9 PM
Place: Quimper Grange,
1219 Corona St., Port Townsend
May - East Coast Swing
June - Country Two-Step
July - Waltz
August - Salsa
Beginner level classes. "No dancer left behind."
From Janice Eklund on behalf of Northwest:
OPPORTUNITY TO DANCE TO A LIVE BIG BAND - FRIDAY, MAY 2nd IN PORT TOWNSEND
The Northwest Big Band Workshop will be gathering in Port Townsend April 27th – May 3rd.
Two complete Big Bands will culminate the week with a concert of Big Band Music of the ‘30s, ‘40s and ‘50s at the American Legion Hall, 209 Monroe Street, Port Townsend, Friday, May 2nd at 7:30 p.m. Dancing is encouraged!
Suggested donation is $5 a person, with proceeds benefiting the Jefferson County Winter Homeless Shelter.
From Carol Hathaway:
Here it comes!
What? THE HAIR BALL! Dinner and Dance. Dressy Dressy as you like!
When? Saturday May 3 6:30 Dinner 7:30-10:30 Dance
Where? Elks Lodge, Port Angeles
Music? Maia Santell and House Blend --all styles-- so excited to have them!
Why? Because we like dressy dinner dances---especially with a theme!
Theme? Yes! HAIR! Big Hair, Bold Hair, Spectacular Hair, No Hair--bald is beautiful, right? Or Animal Prints! Leopard, Zebra, Faux Fur, hairy chests---gasp! eew!