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Updated Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Redmond: Nadia Eftedal Workshops
Lynnwood: Beatles Party
Tacoma: Star Center Ballroom Dance with Randy Litch
Auburn: Ron Bolin @ Pacific Ballroom Dance
Europe: 12-Night European / British Iles Dance Cruise

Dance Calendar January 20 - February 2, 2017


Dear Dancin' Friends,

Join me this Saturday at the Hayloft in Lynnwood for a BEATLES PARTY! Their songs include a wide variety of music for dancing Swing (East and West Coast), Freestyle/Rock & Roll, Waltz, Foxtrot, Rumba, Cha Cha, Nightclub Two-Step and even Country Two-Step. It's been a few years since I've done this theme, but it's always a good time! Full details on this and other dance events are below along with the new two-week DANCE CALENDAR.

Also check out a DANCE CRUISE coming up this summer ... but you should register by January 26, so start looking at this now.

See you Saturday! -- Ron Bolin



NADIA EFTEDAL WORKSHOPS
THURSDAY, JANUARY 19. Briora Ballroom welcomes back NADIA EFTEDAL! Nadia is an internationally known Latin dance champion with an exceptional portfolio of awards and titles, including winner of the Professional Latin Championships at Blackpool, the world's most prestigious dance competition.

7:45pm - Rumba
8:30pm - Samba


COST:
$25 for 1 Session, $50 for Both Sessions. ($20 for one or $40 for both is you register in advance.) You can pre-register by calling 425-641-5123, or by going to this link: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/home?studioid=26865 (click the "ONLINE STORE" tab, select "WORKSHOPS" from the drop down menu, scroll down to Nadia's workshops and choose either or both!) Nadia is also available for private coachings on January 18-19th, $200 per 45 minute session; contact us to book an appointment.

LOCATION:
Briora Ballroom Dance Studio, 2260 152nd Ave NE, Suite 100, Redmond. Briora Ballroom is Redmond's most exciting new dance venue - a stunning, air-conditioned 6500+ square foot facility, featuring two dance floors, a comfortable lounge area, and a retail shop. Free parking in the lot.

FOR MORE INFO: Contact info@briora.com, call 425-641-5123, or visit www.Briora.com.



BEATLES PARTY
SATURDAY, JANUARY 21. Join me, RON BOLIN, THE DANCIN' DJ, for a fun night of dancing to music by THE BEATLES! It's open to everyone, singles and couples of all ages. Soft drinks and water will be available for sale.

7:00 - 8:00 PM: Cha Cha lesson. No partner or experience needed. I'll teach the basics plus easy variations.
8:00 - 11:00 PM: Dance!


Cost: Lesson and dance is $15. Dance with no lesson is $12.
Location: The Hayloft Dance Hall, 15320 - 35th Ave West, Lynnwood. 2,600 square foot sprung hardwood dance floor and an awesome sound system.
Driving directions: From I-5, take Exit 183, go west on 164th St SW, right on 36th Ave SW (becomes 35th Ave SW). The hall is on the left in a half mile.
For more info: Visit www.HayloftDance.com, email HayloftDance@gmail.com or call 425-743-6180.



STAR CENTER BALLROOM DANCE WITH RANDY LITCH
EVERY MONDAY.
Come out to Tacoma's beautiful new Star Center for dancing to the music of RANDY LITCH. Dance from 1 to 3 PM to live Ballroom, Swing, Latin, Waltz, Country and Soft Rock music. Delicious snacks, coffee & tea included. Also doors prizes.

Admission: Just $6
Location: Star Center, 3873 S 66th St, Tacoma
For more info: Email randylitch@comcast.net or call Randy at 253-530-6185
For a listing of all of Randy's dances visit www.RandyLitch.net/Schedule.htm.



RON BOLIN @ PACIFIC BALLROOM DANCE
SUNDAY, JANUARY 29.
Dance to Ballroom, Latin, and Swing music played by your truly, RON BOLIN, THE DANCIN' DJ, at Pacific Ballroom Dance.

6:00 - 7:00 PM - West Coast Swing lesson with RON BOLIN, no partner or experience needed
7:00 - 9:00 PM - Dancing with THE DANCIN' DJ


Cost: $10 covers the class and dance
Location: Pacific Ballroom Dance, 1604 15th St SW, Suite 109, Auburn
For more info: Visit www.pacificballroom.org or contact Rick at 425-451-4815 or Rick@pacificballroom.org



12-NIGHT EUROPEAN / BRITISH ILES DANCE CRUISE
JUNE 27 - JULY 9, 2017. Take the vacation of a lifetime! Plan your adventure today with SUNDANCER CRUISES - a travel agency specializing in Dance Cruises.

~ Instructors MAGGIE FRANCUCCI from Dance Connection Colorado, PAUL ZIMNY of Sacramento, California
~ 12+ workshops tentatively in Waltz, Foxtrot, Argentine Tango, Nightclub Two-Step, Swing, Hustle, Salsa, Rumba, Cha Cha ...
~ Group dining with after-dinner dancing on the ship's venues
~ Social dances just for our group with DJ BRENT PAXTON on Days 1, 3, 7, 10 and 12 including mixers and dance host for the single ladies


The Royal Caribbean Vision of the Seas sails round-trip from Amsterdam, Netherlands, with visits to:

Bruges, Belgium
Edinburgh, Scotland
Inverness / Loch Ness, Scotland
Glasgow (Greenock) Scotland
Dublin, Ireland
Cork (Cobh), Ireland
St. Peter Port, Guernsey, Channel Islands


Cost: Starts at $1750.97 for an inside cabin, double occupancy. This price is only guaranteed until January 26, 2017, when the $500 deposit is due (fully refundable until March 15, 2017 when the remainder is due.)
More info: Visit www.sundancercruises.net or email Cathy Paxton at info@sundancercruises.net.

ANNUAL FREE CRUISE DRAWING: Submit contact form on our website or email us to enter. ALSO WATCH FOR OUR 2018 CARIBBEAN DANCE CRUISE.



DANCE CALENDAR
January 20 - February 2, 2017


HOW TO USE THIS CALENDAR:
UP TO TWO WEEKS OF DANCES ARE LISTED. Friday dances held only on the first week are listed first, followed by Friday dances held on both weeks, ending with Friday dances held only on the second week ... and so on for each day. Changes and errors can occur, so please check with the contacts listed before attending.

It's less than $2 per week to list a weekly dance here. Contact Ron Bolin at Ron@SeattleDanceInfo.com or 425-917-1188 to have your dance included.

FRIDAYS

Friday, January 20
JENNIFER MARZOLF'S COUNTRY DANCE.
A wide variety of ages attend this dance on the third Friday of each month. The 7:30 PM pre-dance lesson this month will be tba. Dance to Country, Line Dances and more from 8:30 - 11:30 PM. $10 covers everything ($5 for under 18). The Hayloft Dance Hall, 15320 - 35th Ave W, Lynnwood. For more info visit www.HayloftDance.com, email HayloftDance@gmail.com or call 425-743-6180.

Friday, January 20
WEST COAST SWING PARTY & LESSON @ LaVIDA. Join us for a fun evening of West Coast Swing dancing on the Eastside! Introduction to WC Swing class will be taught by MIKE CARRINGER. Mike will show you the fundamentals of the dance and techniques that gives West Coast Swing that image of gliding on the floor. Beautiful space, great floor, awesome stereo system & very friendly atmosphere. You will not want to miss it! 7:30 PM - Introduction to WC Swing Drop-in pre-party class. 8:30 PM - Midnight: Dance Party Social. $10 party, Free with class ($15). RSVP: www.facebook.com/events/218723358468522. LaVida Dance Studio, 13620 NE 20th St, 2nd fl (across from BMW), Bellevue. For more info call 425-643-LIFE(5433), email info@lavidastudio.com or visit www.LaVidaStudio.com.

Friday, January 20 and Friday, January 27
FRIDAYS AT THE VERVE. Start at 8 PM with an introductory lesson with ALEXANDRIA HAWKINS (Waltz/Cha Cha on January 20, Tango/Rumba on January 27). DJ TERRY WEST will play music for Ballroom, Latin & Swing dancing from 9 to 11 PM. Dance on two nice-sized dance floors. Admission of $12 covers the lesson and the dance. Just blocks from I-5, with free parking right in front. Verve Ballroom 19820 40th Ave West, Suite 102, Lynnwood. For more information visit www.theverveballroom.com, email info@theverveballroom.com, or call 425-640-3070.

Friday, January 20 and Friday, January 27
FIRST CLASS BALLROOM SOCIAL DANCE. Come and enjoy an evening of fun social dancing from 8 to 10 PM. Our air-conditioned dance studio is comfortable and bright, filled with friendly faces and highly experienced instructors. Be ready to meet new friends! Drop-in for $15 or purchase a 10-punch card for $120. First Class Ballroom, 1216 50th Street SE, Everett, WA 98203. For more information visit www.FirstClassBallroom.com or call 425-320-3955.

Friday, January 20 and Friday, January 27
BRIORA BALLROOM FRIDAY PARTIES. Arrive at 6:45 PM for your choice of two lessons (schedule at www.Briora.com). Then dance to Ballroom, Latin and Swing music from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. Briora Ballroom is the Seattle area’s most elegant dance venue - a stunning 6500+ square foot facility, featuring two dance floors, a comfortable lounge area, and a retail shop. Admission is $15 or free if you attend a pre-dance lesson or are a Briora member. Special offer: 5 dance punch card for $50. Briora Ballroom Dance Studio, 2260 152nd Ave NE, Suite 100, Redmond. For more info contact Jessica McMorrow at info@briora.com, call 425-641-5123, or visit www.Briora.com.

Friday, January 20 and Friday, January 27
EDMONDS SENIOR CENTER FRIDAY FLING. All ages are welcome to dance to live music every Friday from 1 to 3 PM. The ASTORIA COMBO plays on the 2nd, 4th, (and 5th if there is one) Fridays of the month. NICE 'N EASY plays on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month. Donation is $4. Refreshments are provided. Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Avenue, Edmonds, just west of the Ferry Terminal. The ballroom is upstairs and has a large dance floor, a view of Puget Sound, and mirrored ball. For more info call 425-774-5555, or go to www.scscedmonds.org.

Friday, January 20 and Friday, January 27
EVERY FRIDAY COUNTRY, SWING & A LITTLE EVERYTHING. Arrive at 7 PM for a pre-dance lesson (Salsa on January 20, East Coast Swing on January 27). DJ DAVE SERFLING plays a variety of music from 8 to 11 PM, including Country Two-Step, West and East Coast Swing, Line Dances, Ballroom, and more. Admission is $12 for the lesson and dance for free, or $10 for the dance. Ages 18 and over. Alcohol-free atmosphere. The Rockin' Horse Dance Barn, 11820 150th Ave SE, Renton. For more info call 425-255-9211, email rockinhorsedancebarn@gmail.com or visit www.learn2dance4fun.com.

Friday, January 20 and Friday, January 27
SEATTLE SOCIAL DANCE CLUB. All ages are welcome to this weekly Friday dance. Start with a 30-minute complimentary lesson at 8 PM then dance on a 3,000 square foot hardwood dance floor from 8:30 to 11 PM to a variety of popular Ballroom, Latin, and Swing music. Admission of $10 includes water and snacks plus we have door prize drawings for free dance passes. Held upstairs at Chong-Wa Benevolent Association, 522 7th Ave S, Seattle. Go upstairs and ask for a free pass to park in our large lot behind the building which is monitored by an attendant from 9 to 11 PM to assure safety for our guests. For more info contact Jeanne at 425-644-3030 (or 206-725-4331 for Chinese) or email SeattleSocialDanceClub@gmail.com.

Friday, January 20 and Friday, January 27
NOREEN'S BALLROOM DANCE. Arrive at 8 PM for a dance lesson (Waltz on January 20, West Coast Swing on January 27) then dance to a variety of Ballroom music from 8:30 to 11 PM. Admission is $10 or just $5 for first-timers. There is street parking and a lot across the street. Normanna Lodge (Sons of Norway), 2725 Oakes Ave, Everett. For more info contact Noreen at noreenballroom@yahoo.com or visit www.thedancefool.com.

Friday, January 27
HAYLOFT COUNTRY DANCE. A popular Country dance in the north end, held on the second and fourth Fridays of each month. Music and instruction is by DJ ROBB BRYAN. At 7:30 PM he'll teach beginning/intermediate Country Two-Step. Dance from 8:30 to 11:30 PM to music played on an awesome sound system. The lesson is $10 and includes free dance admission. If coming for just the dance, admission is the same, $10. Singles, couples and all ages welcome. Soft drinks & water available for purchase. The Hayloft Dance Hall, 15320 - 35th Ave W, Lynnwood. For more info visit www.HayloftDance.com, email HayloftDance@gmail.com or call 425-743-6180.


SATURDAYS

Saturday, January 21
BEATLES PARTY. Join me, RON BOLIN, THE DANCIN' DJ, dancing to songs by the most popular musical group of all time ... THE BEATLES! Arrive at 7 PM for a Cha Cha lesson, no partner or experience needed. Then dance from 8 to 11 PM primarily to Beatles hits. Their songs include a wide variety of music for dancing Swing (East and West Coast), Freestyle/Rock & Roll, Waltz, Foxtrot, Rumba, Cha Cha, Nightclub Two-Step and even Country Two-Step. Lesson and dance is $15. Dance with no lesson is $12. Fun for singles and couples, all ages are welcome. Soft drinks and water will be available for sale. The Hayloft Dance Hall, 15320 - 35th Ave West, Lynnwood, WA 98037. The Hayloft has a 2,600 square foot sprung hardwood dance floor and an awesome sound system. For more info visit www.HayloftDance.com, email HayloftDance@gmail.com or call 425-743-6180.

Saturday, January 21
THIRD SATURDAY SALSA SOCIAL. Get your groove on Latin style at My World Dance. Arrive at 3:30 PM for a pre-dance lesson, then dance from 4 to 6 PM doing Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Rumba, Cumbia, Cha Cha, Casino Rueda, and more. Instructors/DJs PAMELA JOHNSON and PETER BLAUSTEIN will spin the rhythms for you to dance. Light refreshments are provided. Admission fee of $5 includes the lesson. This dance is held on the 3rd Saturday of every month. My World Dance, 849 Hiawatha Place South (Central Area), Seattle. For more info contact 206-861-2500, suzanne@myworld-df.com or visit www.myworld-df.com.

Saturday, January 21
NORTHWEST DANCE. Arrive at 7:30 PM for a pre-dance workshop in TBA. Then dance from 8:30 to 11:30 PM to the live music of DINA BLADE & SWINGIN' IN THE RAIN. They play a variety of Swing, Blues, Latin, and Waltz. Dina has just completed a musical tour of Brazil so expect a Bossa Nova influence to the music. The dance is alcohol-free. Admission of $15 covers both the workshop and dance. Leif Erikson Hall, 2245 N. W. 57th St, Seattle. For more info call 206-781-1238, email info@nwdance.net or visit www.nwdance.net.

Saturday, January 21 and Saturday, January 28
DANCING IN THE PARK AT MAGNUSON PARK. The new DanceSport International studio hosts a class and party every Saturday night from 7:30 to 10:30 PM. It starts with a dance lesson at 7:30 PM followed by dancing from 8:30 to 10:30 PM. $12, or free with purchase of a class. 6344 NE 74th St, Suite #105 Seattle, WA 98115. For the schedule visit www.dancesportseattle.com/calendar.html or call Robert & Monique Hrouda at 206-550-6461 for more information.

Saturday, January 21 and Saturday, January 28
SONG SCOUT SATURDAYS. Start with your choice of either a Basics and Beyond or an Intermediate West Coast Swing lesson at 8 PM. Dance 9 PM to Midnight+. Dance every Saturday to West Coast Swing and Nightclub Two-Step music played by DJs PAUL & MELINDA BOOTH. Music is an awesome blend of newest WCS/NC2 hits & classics. Neon lighting, free water & snickers too! Basics Class w/Dance for $10 Or an Intermediate WCS lesson for $5; drop-ins are welcome. Admission for the dance alone is $10. Kirkland Dance Center, 835 7th Ave, Kirkland. For more info contact Paul at pbooth@comcast.net or Melinda at melindabooth@comcast.net or 206-953-1065 or visit www.songscout.net.

Saturday, January 21 and Saturday, January 28
PACIFIC BALLROOM DANCE. Pacific Ballroom Dance in Auburn is well-known for teaching kids, but also has events for adults! Check it out this Saturday. Start with a pre-dance lesson from 7 to 8 PM then dance from 8 to 10 PM to a variety of Ballroom music. January 21 features DJ/Instructor RICK GOSSARD and a Rumba lesson. January 28 features DJ/Instructor RICK GOSSARD and a Salsa lesson. $10 admission covers the class and dance. Pacific Ballroom Dance, 1604 15th St SW, Suite 109, Auburn. For more info visit www.pacificballroom.org or contact Rick at 425-451-4815 or Rick@pacificballroom.org.

Saturday, January 21 and Saturday, January 28
ARIA BALLROOM DANCE PARTY. Join us on our beautiful dance floor on Seattle’s eastside for our most popular weekly dance party. An introductory class begins at 7:15 PM (Cha Cha on January 21, East Coast Swing on January 28) followed by a balanced mix of traditional and popular ballroom music from 8 to 11 PM. Admission is $10 or free for those who take the pre-party class. We’ve heard we have the best music of any ballroom around. Songs for upcoming dances are projected overhead so dancers can plan ahead. From Waltz to Cha-Cha and Foxtrot to West Coast Swing, there is something for every taste. Aria Ballroom, 15300 NE 95th St, Redmond. For more info, visit www.AriaBallroom.com or contact Aria at info@AriaBallroom.com, or 425-867-0777.

Saturday, January 28
MERLY'S VARIETY DANCE. Come on out for this dance on the first and second Saturdays of each month! It's at the Hayloft Dance Hall in Lynnwood, which has a 2,600 square foot hardwood dance floor. Tonight guest instructor DEE teaches a basic Salsa lesson at 7 PM, no partner or experience needed. Then dance from 8 to 10:30 PM to music by DJ "M-FORCE" MERLY. She will play a variety of music for all types of dance enthusiasts on an awesome sound system. Fun for singles and couples of all ages. Admission is $12. The Hayloft Dance Hall, 15320 - 35th Ave West, Lynnwood, WA 98037. For more info visit www.HayloftDance.com, email at HayloftDance@gmail.com or call 425-743-6180.

Saturday, January 28
USA DANCE TACOMA WINTERFEST DANCE. Come out for this friendly dance and lesson; all dancer levels welcome. USA Dance Tacoma has dances on the fourth Saturday of each month. Arrive at 7 PM for a lesson in Tango with JOHN YANTIS. Dance from 8 to 10:30 PM to music by DJ TERRY WEST. Enjoy fun dance mixers, our popular raffle and more. Bring your friends for a wonderful evening of dance! Admission is $12 for the lesson and dance; $8 for members. Lakewood Elks, 6313 75th St W, Lakewood (west of 75th and Bridgeport). For more info call 253-307-1499 or email dancetacoma@aol.com or visit www.dancetacoma.org.

Saturday, January 28
DANCE FOR JOY! Arrive at 7:30 PM for a pre-dance lesson. Dance from 8:30 to 11 PM to music by DJ LILLI ANN CAREY. No partner needed, a welcoming crowd. Email Lilli Ann at lilli@att.net to get on her email distribution list to find out what the pre-dance lesson will be - it changes every month. Admission is $15 for the workshop and dance or $12 for the dance only. Held on the fourth Saturday of each month. Salsa Con Todo, 211 N 36th St, Seattle (in Fremont). For more info visit www.danceforjoy.biz or phone 206-264-5646. For venue info visit www.salsacontodo.com.


SUNDAYS

Sunday, January 22
WALTZ CAFÉ AT CENTURY BALLROOM. This month's dance features MEN IN BLACK. This lively tea dance, almost eight years old, occurs each month on the 4th Sunday. You’ll enjoy live music and a 2000-square-foot sprung floor in the city’s most elegant dance hall. Though the bands each month focus on Waltzes of all tempos, they also mix in other styles of dance music. Expect some assortment of Swing, Foxtrot, Blues, even Latin and the occasional Polka. Downbeat is 12:30 PM and dancing goes till 3:30. Admission is $15. Street parking is free on Sundays. The ballroom’s Tin Table restaurant opens at 3 PM with Happy Hour prices. At 915 East Pine Street, on Seattle’s Capitol Hill, half a block east of Broadway. For more information visit www.waltzcafe.com.

Sunday, January 22
and Sunday, January 29

PACIFIC BALLROOM DANCE. Pacific Ballroom Dance in Auburn now has Sunday dances in addition to their already established Saturday dances! Start with a pre-dance lesson from 6 to 7 PM then dance from 7 to 9 PM to a variety of Ballroom music. January 22 features DJ/Instructor RICK GOSSARD and a Tango lesson. January 29 features DJ/Instructor RON BOLIN, THE DANCIN' DJ, and a West Coast Swing lesson. $10 admission covers the class and dance. Pacific Ballroom Dance, 1604 15th St SW, Suite 109, Auburn. For more info visit www.pacificballroom.org or contact Rick at 425-451-4815 or Rick@pacificballroom.org.

Sunday, January 22 and Sunday, January 29
ARIA BALLROOM SUNDAY DANCE. Join us on our beautiful dance floor on Seattle’s eastside. There is no pre-dance lesson on Sundays so the dance starts right at 7 PM. Admission is $10. We’ve heard we have the best music of any ballroom around. Songs for upcoming dances are projected overhead so dancers can plan ahead. From Waltz to Cha-Cha and Foxtrot to West Coast Swing, there is something for every taste. Aria Ballroom, 15300 NE 95th St, Redmond. For more info, visit www.AriaBallroom.com or contact Aria at info@AriaBallroom.com, or 425-867-0777.

Sunday, January 22 and Sunday, January 29
BALLARD ELKS DANCE. Dance from 7 to 9 PM every Sunday to live music by LAUREN PETRIE. Lauren plays great music for Ballroom, Latin, Swing and more. Dance on a wonderful, large dance floor with a beautiful view of Puget Sound. Beginners welcome. $7 admission. No membership required. Huge free parking lot. The Ballard Elks is located at Shilshole Bay, 6411 Seaview Ave NW, Seattle 98117. For more info visit www.BallardElks.org or call 206-784-0827.


MONDAYS

Monday, January 23
and Monday, January 30
STAR CENTER BALLROOM DANCE. Come out to Tacoma's beautiful new Star Center for dancing to the music of RANDY LITCH. Dance from 1 to 3 PM to live Ballroom, Swing, Latin, Waltz, Country and Soft Rock music. Delicious snacks, coffee & tea included. Also doors prizes. Admission is $6. Star Center, 3873 S 66th St, Tacoma. For more information email randylitch@comcast.net or call Randy at 253-530-6185. For a listing of all of Randy's dances visit www.RandyLitch.net/Schedule.htm.

Monday, January 23 and Monday, January 30
CHANGES FOR 2017! SAVOY SWING DANCE.
We're all-ages, beginner friendly, no partner needed. In order to keep Savoy Mondays going strong, we've had to make a few adjustments. We now have one intermediate class from 7 to 8 PM. It will be a drop-in, with topics changing every week. Music is by DJ DANIEL NEWSOME. The lesson is $10, and includes the 8 to 11 PM dance. Payment for the dance only is $5 between 8 and 9 PM or $6 after 9 PM. The Clubhouse on Queen Anne, 1608 4th Ave W, Seattle. Visit www.SavoySwing.org, email president@savoyswing.org or call 206-458-1311.

Monday, January 23 and Monday, January 30
WALTZ ETCETERA.
A friendly, easygoing dance with a big following, going strong since 1999. Every Monday at the Lake City Community Center, 12531 28th Ave NE, Seattle. Beginning and intermediate drop-in classes at 6:30 PM, just $5. Dance at 7:30 PM $10. For info on what we're currently teaching, go to www.waltzetc.com and sign up for our emails. We play about half Waltzes of all speeds and styles, half other dances. We also teach Stripped-down Tango on first and third Sunday afternoons in Ballard: the deliciousness of Argentine Tango without all the complications. For more info, go to www.waltzetc.com, or email zachariah@waltzetc.com.

Monday, January 23 and Monday, January 30
MONDAY MILONGA.
PATRICIO TOUCEDA teaches an intermediate series Argentine Tango class at 8 PM. Drop-ins allowed on a space available/ class balance basis. Visit www.Tango-Experts.com for details. ARTHUR and PATRICIA host dancing from 9 PM to 12:30 AM. Dance on an 1800 sq ft wood dance floor to great Argentine Tango music! January 23 features DJ DEBORAH ALEXANDER. January 30 features DJ SAEED AMIZEADEH. Enjoy the ambiance of candle-lit tables and a wall of windows overlooking Lake Union and downtown city lights. Food & drink available. Ample parking adjacent to building. Entrada: $10, 21+ ID required; $20 for pre-dance lesson and the milonga. China Harbor Restaurant, 2040 Westlake Ave N, Seattle. For more info call 206-323-7957, email Arturo at azelig@msn.com, Patricia at ptrowbridge@gmail.com or visit www.allseattletango.com.


TUESDAYS (Click here for January 17)

Tuesday, January 24 and Tuesday, January 31
KENT DANCE. Dance to live music every Tuesday on a 2,300+ sq. ft. hardwood floor. January 24 features live music by RANDY LITCH playing Ballroom, Latin, Swing and more from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. January 31 features live Rock & Roll music by ANDY BURNETT from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. Complimentary refreshments are provided. Kent Senior Activity Center, 600 East Smith St, Kent. Admission is only $4 (donations accepted for snacks) and parking is free. All ages are welcome, not just 50+. For more info visit www.Kent50Plus.com or call Helena at 253-856-5164.

Tuesday, January 24 and Tuesday, January 31
NEW LOCATION! SALSA N' SEATTLE. Practice all your favorite Latin dances at Salsa N' Seattle. DJ VICTOR spins a variety of Salsa and Bachata from 9:00 to 11:30 PM. $7 for the evening, or FREE for Salsa N' Seattle members. Salsa N' Seattle's new location is 2000 S. Jackson St. Seattle. For more information visit www.SalsaNSeattle.com, email julia@salsanseattle.com, or call 206-910-6318.


WEDNESDAYS (Click here for January 18)

Wednesday, January 25 and Wednesday, February 1
WCS WEDNESDAYS.
Please join APRIL MORROW every Wednesday for a Beyond Basics West Coast Swing lesson from 7 to 8:30 PM. Learn basic footwork and fun variations. Stay afterwards for a fun time of social dancing from 8:30 to 10 PM. Beverages and snacks are provided. Drop in for the dance only for $5. Held at Dance 2 Connect at 802 Milton Way, Milton WA 98354. For more information text or call 253-350-7553, email april@dance2connect.com.

Wednesday, January 25 and Wednesday, February 1
WEDNESDAY WEST COAST SWING IN BELLEVUE.
Come out for a fun night of West Coast Swing dancing. Your DJ and instructor is SCOT McKAY. Scot will teach a drop-in beginning West Coast Swing lesson from 7:30 to 8:30 PM. Dance from 8:30 to 11 PM to a mix of Blues and Contemporary music. The pre-dance lesson is $8, dance admission is also $8, or $13 for both. Held at the wonderful Harmony Ballroom, 1407 132nd Ave NE #7, Bellevue; www.harmonyballroom.com. For more info - or to make advance song requests which Scot always likes to receive - contact Scot at tinboy66@hotmail.com or 206-227-4277.

Wednesday, January 25 and Wednesday, February 1
MANHATTAN DANCE CLUB.
Arrive at 6:30 PM for a pre-dance lesson with DAVE GREEN and LINDA REITER then dance from 7:30 to 10 PM. January 25 features a Samba lesson and music by CASANOVA. February 1 features a Tango lesson and music by singer LOIS ANN MARLER with DJ DAVE GREEN. The cover charge is $10 for the public and $6 for members. The membership fee is $20. The dances are held at the American Veterans Club (upper level), 5717 South Tyler, Tacoma. For more information visit our website at www.ManhattanClub.org or email info@manhattanclub.org.


THURSDAYS (Click here for January 19)

Thursday, January 26 and Thursday, February 2
TACOMA ELKS SINGLES DANCE. Come out for the new Thursday singles dance at the Tacoma Elks' beautiful new building! Dance from 7:30 – 10:30 PM on one of the nicest dance floors for ballroom dancing in their 4500 sf hall. January 26 features music by DJ MIKE EWING. February 2 features music by RANDY LITCH. Open to the public for $10 (Elks members $6, USA Dance members $8). Tacoma Elks and Allenmore Event Center, 2013 S. Cedar St. Tacoma. Please visit our Facebook at Allenmore Event Center or the website at www.Tacomaelks.com for schedules and more info.

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Tuesday, January 17
KENT DANCE. Dance to live music every Tuesday on a 2,300+ sq. ft. hardwood floor. January 10 features live music by RANDY LITCH playing Ballroom, Latin, Swing and more from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. January 17 features live Rock & Roll music by ANDY BURNETT from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. Complimentary refreshments are provided. Kent Senior Activity Center, 600 East Smith St, Kent. Admission is only $4 (donations accepted for snacks) and parking is free. All ages are welcome, not just 50+. For more info visit www.Kent50Plus.com or call Helena at 253-856-5164.

Tuesday, January 17
NEW LOCATION! SALSA N' SEATTLE. Practice all your favorite Latin dances at Salsa N' Seattle. DJ VICTOR spins a variety of Salsa and Bachata from 9:00 to 11:30 PM. $7 for the evening, or FREE for Salsa N' Seattle members. Salsa N' Seattle's new location is 2000 S. Jackson St. Seattle. For more information visit www.SalsaNSeattle.com, email julia@salsanseattle.com, or call 206-910-6318.







































Wednesday, January 18
WCS WEDNESDAYS.
Please join APRIL MORROW every Wednesday for a Beyond Basics West Coast Swing lesson from 7 to 8:30 PM. Learn basic footwork and fun variations. Stay afterwards for a fun time of social dancing from 8:30 to 10 PM. Beverages and snacks are provided. Drop in for the dance only for $5. Held at Dance 2 Connect at 802 Milton Way, Milton WA 98354. For more information text or call 253-350-7553, email april@dance2connect.com.

Wednesday, January 18
WEDNESDAY WEST COAST SWING IN BELLEVUE.
Come out for a fun night of West Coast Swing dancing. Your DJ and instructor is SCOT McKAY. Scot will teach a drop-in beginning West Coast Swing lesson from 7:30 to 8:30 PM. Dance from 8:30 to 11 PM to a mix of Blues and Contemporary music. The pre-dance lesson is $8, dance admission is also $8, or $13 for both. Held at the wonderful Harmony Ballroom, 1407 132nd Ave NE #7, Bellevue; www.harmonyballroom.com. For more info - or to make advance song requests which Scot always likes to receive - contact Scot at tinboy66@hotmail.com or 206-227-4277.

Wednesday, January 18
MANHATTAN DANCE CLUB.
Arrive at 6:30 PM for a pre-dance lesson with DAVE GREEN and LINDA REITER then dance from 7:30 to 10 PM. January 11 features a Nightclub Two-Step lesson and music by singer LOIS ANN MARLER with DJ DAVE GREEN. January 18 features a Samba lesson and music by MICHAEL & LESLIE. The cover charge is $10 for the public and $6 for members. The membership fee is $20. The dances are held at the American Veterans Club (upper level), 5717 South Tyler, Tacoma. For more information visit our website at www.ManhattanClub.org or email info@manhattanclub.org.


























Thursday, January 19
CORRECTED INFO! TACOMA ELKS SINGLES DANCE. Come out for the new Thursday singles dance at the Tacoma Elks' beautiful new building! Dance from 7:30 – 10:30 PM on one of the nicest dance floors for ballroom dancing in their 4500 sf hall. January 12 features music by CASANOVA. January 19 features music by DJ TERRY WEST. Open to the public for $10 (Elks members $6, USA Dance members $8). Tacoma Elks and Allenmore Event Center, 2013 S. Cedar St. Tacoma. Please visit our Facebook at Allenmore Event Center or the website at www.Tacomaelks.com for schedules and more info.