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Updated Thursday, April 20, 2017
Tacoma: Tacoma Elks Present the Raucous Band
Bellevue: See you in Bellevue. You'll be in the Mix with Tango, Salsa, Zouk, WC Swing Socials
Redmond: Briora Ballroom's Anniversary Ball

Renton: New Dance Classes at Studio B Dance with Jeannette Baker
Auburn: Adult Classes with Rick Gossard
Seattle: West Coast Swing: Step-by-Step Level 1
Seattle: Richard Powers Waltz Weekend

Dance Calendar through April 27, 2017


Dear Dancin' Friends,

Check below for new dance classes with RICK GOSSARD in Auburn and JEANNETTE BAKER in Renton.
BRIORA BALLROOM in Redmond has a special dance this SATURDAY to celebrate its 4th Anniversary. LaVIDA STUDIO in Redmond has a variety of dance parties each week. There's still room for leads and couples at the upcoming RICHARD POWERS WALTZ WEEKEND in Ballard.

Ron Bolin



TACOMA ELKS PRESENT THE RAUCOUS BAND
THURSDAY, APRIL 20.
Come out for the 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. April 20 features music by THE RAUCOUS BAND. They present an energy-packed, audience-friendly performance playing a wide variety of classic rock and dance music. www.RaucousBand.com. April 27 features music by RANDY LITCH playing a mix of Ballroom, Latin, Swing and Soft Rock. 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 for schedules and more info.




SEE YOU IN BELLEVUE. YOU'LL BE IN THE MIX WITH TANGO, SALSA, ZOUK, WC SWING SOCIALS
SALSA/BACHATA LAVIDA DANCE PARTY. Finally! Per everyone's request.
EVERY WEDNESDAY
7:30 PM: Bachata Level 1 class
8:30 PM – 10:30 PM: Bachata/Salsa Dance Social

Entrance: $8 dance social

BRAZILIAN ZOUK DANCE PARTIES. Feel the Brazilian rhythm.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19
7:30 PM: Zouk class for beginners & up
8:30 PM - 10:30 PM: Zouk Social Party

Entrance: $18 class; $5 dance

WEST COAST SWING DANCE PARTIES. Enjoy the world’s most popular social dances.
FRIDAY, APRIL 21
7:30 PM: Introduction to WC Swing with MIKE CARRINGER
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM: Dance Social

Entrance: $15 class+party, or $10 dance party

ARGENTINE TANGO "MILONGA LaVIDA" SOCIAL DANCE PARTY. Enjoy the fascinating, sensual ballroom dance that originated in Buenos Aires.
FRIDAY, APRIL 28
8:00pm - Introduction to Tango Class for Absolute Beginners - FREE
8:30pm - 9:30pm Tango-Nuevo Music (DJ Kristina)

9:30pm - 12:30am Traditional Music (DJ Anton)
Entrance: $10 (light refreshments provided)

It is WAY too much fun to miss!

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.



BRIORA BALLROOM'S ANNIVERSARY BALL
SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 7 - 10 PM. Join us for a swanky red carpet affair to celebrate Briora Ballroom's four year anniversary! Dress to impress! This elegant event will feature:

~ A beginners Foxtrot lesson
~ A raffle to win free dance lessons
~ Refreshments
~ A professional dance show by SLAVA STEFANOV & JESSICA McMORROW and ALAN BARNEY & MEGAN RUND

~ Lots of social dancing!

Book your ticket through our website today and come join the fun!

Cost: $25 per person or FREE for Briora Members
Registration: Call 425-641-5123, visit our ballroom, or go to https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/asp/main_shop.asp
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: Email info@briora.com, call 425-641-5123, or visit www.Briora.com.



NEW DANCE CLASSES AT STUDIO B DANCE WITH JEANNETTE BAKER
Learn to dance and have fun at Studio B Dance with professional instructor JEANNETTE BAKER! Classes are held at our studio location of 13927 SE May Valley Road, Renton 98059. Register by calling 206-774-7860, emailing info@studio-b-dance.com or visiting our website www.studio-b-dance.com. Singles and couples of all ages are always welcome. Dancers who take multiple classes receive discounted tuition pricing – contact Studio B for more details. Check out our website for full pricing details. We look forward to seeing you on the floor for some dancing fun!

Sundays (April 30 – June 11) **No class 5/21 & 5/28
12:00pm – Line Dancing
1:00pm – Salsa (Level 2)
2:00pm – Bachata (Level 2)
3:00pm – West Coast Swing (Level 2)
4:00pm – Nightclub 2-Step (Level 1.5)
5:00pm – Country Swing (Level 1.5)
6:00pm – East Coast Swing (Level 1)
7:00pm – Foxtrot (Level 1)


Mondays (April 24 – June 12) **No class 5/29
6:00pm – Hustle (Level 1)
7:00pm – Rumba (Level 2)


Tuesdays (April 26 – June 14)

6:00pm – West Coast Swing (Level 2)
7:00pm – Spins & Turns (Technique Class)
8:00pm – Country 2-Step (Level 2)


Wednesdays (April 27 – June 15)
6:00pm – Country 2-Step (Level 1)
7:00pm – Nightclub 2-Step (Level 1)
8:00pm – Tango (Level 1)



ADULT CLASSES WITH RICK GOSSARD
Pre-registration is now open! New series begins the week of April 24 - 28. All adult classes are 5-week sessions. No partner necessary.

MONDAYS, APRIL 24 - MAY 22
7:30 PM - Beginning Level Foxtrot/Waltz
8:30 PM - Intermediate Level Lindy Hop (Prerequisites required)


WEDNESDAYS, APRIL 26 - MAY 24
7:00 PM - Beginning Level Quickstep
8:00 PM - Intermediate Level Nightclub 2-Step (Prerequisites required)
9:00 PM - Advanced Level American Foxtrot (Prerequisites required)


FRIDAYS, APRIL 28 - MAY 26
7:00 PM Intermediate Level Samba (Prerequisites required)
8:00 PM Beginning Level - Argentine Tango


Notes: Intermediate and Advanced classes require prerequisites – no exceptions. Class schedule is subject to change. Always check online for current schedule before enrollment. Contact the class teacher Rick Gossard if you have questions about which class you should enroll. Rick is also available for private lessons.
Cost: $55 person/$95 couple if you register early online at www.pacificballroom.org/adult. At door $60 person/$100 couple. Single class drop-in $15.
Location:
Pacific Ballroom Dance, 1604 15th St SW, Auburn
Questions about classes or to make future class requests contact Rick Gossard at Rick@pacificballroom.org or 425-451-4815.



WEST COAST SWING: STEP-BY-STEP LEVEL 1
MONDAYS, APRIL 24 - MAY 22. This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of West Coast Swing from square one. Presented by the SEATTLE SWING DANCE CLUB, these classes will give you an introduction to partnering, technique and the foundational patterns of West Coast Swing. Subsequent levels will be offered in coming months.

Level 1 with JIM MINTY: Five Mondays, April 24 - May 22, 7:30 to 9:30 PM (2 hours)

Cost:
$70 SSDC members, $95 non-members, $50 for students under 17.
Registration: http://seattleswingdanceclub.com/west-coast-swing-university/#step-by-step-1
Location: Russian Community Center, 704 19th Ave E, Seattle
Information: Karen Zinski: karen@seattlewcswing.org



RICHARD POWERS WALTZ WEEKEND
SATURDAY, APRIL 29 and SUNDAY, APRIL 30. NWDance.net presents a workshop weekend with RICAHRD POWERS and ANGELA AMARILLAS plus a Saturday night dance. Richard has discovered a host of new Waltz variations and permutations since he was in Seattle two years ago: Cross-Step Waltz, Fusion Cross-Step, The Waltz from La La Land, a new 5-Step Waltz to dance easily to hyper-speed Waltz music, Polka Swing (yes, it’s real), and more!

Saturday, April 29
9:00 AM: Sign-in
9:30 AM: Warm-up with Sean Donovan
10:00 AM: First workshop
11:30 AM: Second workshop
12:45 PM: Catered Lunch with vegetarian and vegan options + Presentation by Richard
2:15 - 3:45 PM: Third workshop
7:30 PM: Pre-dance lesson by Richard and Angela: A Mix of Mixers
8:30 - 11:30 PM: Dance to THE VALSE CAFE ORCHESTRA: Waltz, Foxtrot, Swing and more!


Sunday, April 30

10:00 AM: Warm-up with Sean Donovan
10:30 AM: Fourth workshop
Noon - 1 PM: Fifth workshop


Details / Registration: Visit www.NWDance.net or call 206-781-1238. There's a wait list for follows - sign up with a "dance buddy" and get immediate confirmation.
Location: Leif Erikson Hall, 2245 NW 57th St, Seattle
Cost: $160 covers the entire weekend experience!



DANCE CALENDAR
Through April 27, 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, April 14
and Friday, April 21

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, April 14 and Friday, April 21
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 - 11:30 PM: 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, April 14
and Friday, April 21

BRIORA BALLROOM FRIDAY PARTIES. Arrive at 7:00 PM for a group class (schedule at www.Briora.com). Then dance to Ballroom, Latin, and Swing music from 7:45 PM to 9:15 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 retail shop. Admission is $15. 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, April 14 and Friday, April 21
FRIDAYS AT THE VERVE. Start at 8 PM with an introductory lesson with ALEXANDRIA HAWKINS. Dance to Ballroom, Latin & Swing from 9 to 11 PM. Admission of $12 covers the lesson and the dance. Two nice-sized dance floors. 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, April 14 and Friday, April 21
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, April 14 and Friday, April 21
EVERY FRIDAY COUNTRY, SWING & A LITTLE EVERYTHING. Arrive at 7 PM for a pre-dance lesson (Sidekick on April 14, Nightclub Two-Step on April 21). 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, April 14 and Friday, April 21
NOREEN'S BALLROOM DANCE. Arrive at 8 PM for a dance lesson (Cha Cha on April 14, Waltz on April 21), 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, April 14 and Friday, April 21
FIRST CLASS BALLROOM. Come and enjoy an evening of fun social dancing from 8 to 10 PM. Also included is an all-levels Salsa lesson at 7:15 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.


SATURDAYS

Saturday, April 22

SPECIAL EVENT! BRIORA BALLROOM'S ANNIVERSARY BALL. Join us from 7 to 10 PM for a swanky red carpet affair to celebrate Briora Ballroom's four year anniversary! Dress to impress! This elegant event will feature: ~ A beginners Foxtrot lesson ~ A raffle to win free dance lessons ~ Refreshments ~ A professional dance show by SLAVA STEFANOV & JESSICA McMORROW and ALAN BARNEY & MEGAN RUND ~ Lots of social dancing! Book your ticket through our website today and come join the fun! $25 per person or FREE for Briora Members. Registration: Call 425-641-5123, visit our ballroom, or go to https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/asp/main_shop.asp. 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: Email info@briora.com, call 425-641-5123, or visit www.Briora.com.

Saturday, April 22

USA DANCE TACOMA SOUTH OF THE BORDER 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 Argentine Tango with LUIS PEREZ. Dance from 8 to 10:30 PM to music by DJ TERRY WEST. Enjoy fun dance mixers! 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, April 22
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. April 15 features DJ/Instructor RICK GOSSARD and a Foxtrot lesson. April 22 features DJ/Instructor RICK GOSSARD and a Waltz 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, April 22
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, April 22
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 (Samba on April 1, Slow Waltz on April 8) 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, April 22
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.


SUNDAYS

Sunday, April 23

WALTZ CAFÉ AT CENTURY BALLROOM. This month's dance features live music by THE VALSE CAFÉ ORCHESTRA. 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, April 23
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. 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, April 23
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.

Sunday, April 23
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. April 23 features DJ/Instructor RICK GOSSARD and a Rumba 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.


MONDAYS

Monday, April 17 and Sunday, April 24
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. Admission is $5. 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, April 17 and Sunday, April 24
MONDAY MILONGA. PATRICIO TOUCEDA
teaches an intermediate series Argentine Tango class at 8 PM. Drop-ins are allowed on a space available/ class balance basis. Visit www.Tango-Experts.com for class details. ARTHUR and PATRICIA host the dance from 9 PM to 12:30 AM. Dance to great Argentine Tango music! April 17 features DJ MARC BEACRAFT. April 24 features DJ ANDREW BROWN. Ambiance: 1800 sq ft wood dance floor, air-conditioned room, candle-lit tables, and a wall of windows overlooking Lake Union and downtown city lights. Food & drink available during the dance. Plenty of 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.

Monday, April 17 and Sunday, April 24
SAVOY SWING DANCE.
We're all-ages, beginner friendly, no partner needed. We have a drop-in intermediate class from 7 to 8 PM 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.


TUESDAYS

Tuesday, April 18
and Tuesday, April 25

KENT DANCE. Dance to live music every Tuesday on a 2,300+ sq. ft. hardwood floor. April 18 features ANDY BURNETT playing Rock & Roll continuously from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. April 25 features RANDY LITCH playing Ballroom, Swing, and Latin continuously from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. Complimentary refreshments are provided by Radcliffe Place, The Lakeshore, Weatherly Inn, Stafford Suites, Farrington Court, or Judson Park. 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.


WEDNESDAYS

Wednesday, April 19
BRAZILIAN ZOUK PARTY. Feel the Brazilian rhythm ... you'll have a blast! 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month. Brazilian Zouk is a fun, modern dance characterized by a slow rhythm and heart-beat like deep baseline. Originating in Brazilian and Caribbean dance cultures, it literally engages people into "Party Time." 7:30 - 8:30 PM - Zouk class for beginners & up. 8:30 - 10:30 PM - Zouk Social Party. Entrance: $18 class; $5 social. LaVida Dance & Yoga 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.

Wednesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 26
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. April 19 features a Salsa lesson and music by CASANOVA. April 26 features a Waltz lesson and music by CASANOVA. 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.

Wednesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 26

WEDNESDAY WEST COAST SWING IN BELLEVUE. Come out for a fun night of West Coast Swing dancing. Your DJ is SCOT McKAY. Scot and WREN NEWMAN 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, April 19 and Wednesday, April 26
SALSA/BACHATA LAVIDA DANCE PARTY. Arrive at 7:30 PM for Bachata Level 1 class. Dance from 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM to Bachata and Salsa dance music. Entrance: $8 dance sociaL. LaVida Dance & Yoga 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.

Wednesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 26
WCS WEDNESDAYS.
Please join APRIL MORROW every Wednesday for an Intermediate West Coast Swing lesson from 7 to 8:30 PM. Learn technique 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.


THURSDAYS

Thursday, April 20 and Thursday, April 27
TACOMA ELKS SINGLES DANCE. Come out for the 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. April 20 features music by THE RAUCOUS BAND. April 27 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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