Our next 10 week Adult Beginner Ballroom & Latin Course will be starting onThursday 19th September 2019, 8.30 - 9.30pm at Scorton Village Hall. Cost £10 per couple, payable weekly. Please get in touch now, and reserve your place today. A great way to keep fit, improve posture, make new friends and learn some Strictly moves
FitSteps is coming to Garstang starting Monday 9th September
Venue: Kirkland & Catterall Memorial Hall, The Avenue, A6 on Monday evenings. 7.15 - 8.15pm. This will initially be a trial for four weeks instead of our latin fitness class
Created by Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite, FitSteps is an energetic upbeat dance fitness class featuring all your favourite Strictly Dances. The fun way to work out and dance yourself fit - no partner required. Cost £4.50. Booking essential. Please arrive early to complete a quick health questionnaire.
We will also be offering FitSteps FAB, a lighter intensity, lower impact dance workout with dances such as Foxtrot, Charleston, Bosa Nova, Swing Jive, Sway Cha Cha. This will be a daytime class. Details to follow soon.
Adult Tea Dances:-
Venue: Scorton Village Hall. Please book in advance. Tea Dances need to be booked at least a week in advance. Lists on reverse of noticeboard at dancing, or by phone. Please check whether they will be taking place before starting out (especially if you haven't booked). Cost £9 per couple from 1st November 2017
Places will be charged for tea dances and social nights if cancelled on the day.
Tea Dances 2019
☼ Friday 13th September - 2.30 - 4.30pm - FULL
☼ Friday 20th September - 2.30 - 4.30pm
☼ Friday 27thSeptember - 2.30 - 4.30pm
☼ Friday 4th October - 2.30 - 4.30pm
☼ Friday 11th October - 2.30 - 4.30pm
☼ Friday 18th October - 2.30 - 4.30pm
☼ Friday 25th October - 2.30 - 4.30pm
2019 Social Nights
☼ To be arranged
Summer Timetable 2019.
All classes and Tea Dances have now finished (from 10th August) until Sunday 8th September. Thank you for another wonderful dance school year. We very much look forward to seeing you in September for our 15th year.
SPECIAL EVENTS 2019 -
☼ Wednesday 31st July and Wednesday 7th August - Saunter together. Popular sequence dance. Both sessions must be attended and paid for in advance. Cost £20 per couple (total for two sessions). Thank you to everyone who attended
☼ Saturday 10th August - Summer Ball. The Great Hall, Lancaster University. Time 7.30 - 11.15pm (Bar will be open from 7.00pm to avoid initial rush). Dancing to Chris Hopkins
Dress code: Bright and Colourful, Tickets on sale from 7th May. Reduced price of £30 per person if bought before 28th June, £32 thereafter (includes supper of lasagne, garlic bread and side salad). Please notify us of any dietary requirements, these cannot be catered for on the night. Thank you to everyone who attended our Summer Ball. You certainly brought your own sunshine to Lancaster on a very wet August evening. We raised an amazing £410 on the raffle which will be donated to St John's Hospice. Thank you to everyone who donated prizes or bough tickets. We are truly overwhelmed by your generosity.
☼ Saturday 2nd November - Afternoon Tea Dance, Marine Hall. 2.00 - 5.00pm. Details to be confirmed. Tickets on sale in September
☼ Saturday 21st December - Christmas Dance. The Great Hall. Lancaster University
☼ Sunday 1st March 2020 - Our next Dance School show. This will be held at The world famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom. Two performances 11.00am and 6.30pm. The Ballroom will be open to our adult dancers from 2.15pm - 5.15pm with Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organist Chris Hopkins. This will a ticket only event,and by invitation only. Exclusive to our Dancers. Hopefully many of our adults will also support us by watching one of our shows.
Class cancellations/Holidays 2019.
☼ Adult classes will restart from Sunday 8th September. Tea Dances restart on Friday 13th September.
SPACES AVAILABLE FROM SEPTEMBER 2019 IN THE FOLLOWING CLASSES:-
MINI MOVERS - aged 4 - 7 years. Time: 4.45 - 5.15pm. Venue: Kirkland & Catterall Memorial Hall. Restarts Monday 9th September. Cost £3
STRICTLY MOVERS aged 6-9 years - A fun and lively class combining ballroom, latin, rock n roll and freestyle with a huge helping of fun. Venue : Cabus Village Hall. 4.30 - 5.15pm. Restarts Tuesday 10th September. Cost £3.50
STRICTLY DANCEMIX - Ballroom, Latin, Rock n Roll and Freestyle with a huge helping of fun. Ideal for children 9-13 years. Restarts Wednesday 4th September, 4.30 - 5.15pm at Scorton Village Hall. Cost £3.50. This class incorporates many different dance styles, and works on fitness and flexibility, posture and poise, and develops confidence and musicality from a young age.
☼ Term Dates - Monday 7th January - Saturday 16th February
☼ Term Dates - Monday 25th February - Thursday 4th April
☼ Tuesday 23rd April - Thursday 23rd May
☼ Monday 10th June - Thursday 18th July
☼ Wednesday 4th September - Thursday 17th October
IMPORTANT DATES - 2019
☼ Sunday 1st March 2020 - Our next Dance School show. This will be held at The world famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom. Two performances 11.00am and 6.30pm. The Ballroom will be open to our adult dancers from 2.15pm - 5.15pm with Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organist Chris Hopkins. This will a ticket only event,and by invitation only. Exclusive to our Dancers.
A letter has been given out in class with details including provisional rehearsal dates as follows:-
Sunday 2nd February - 11am - 2pm (Myerscough College Sports Hall). Saturday 8th February - 3pm - 7pm (Garstang Communtiy Academy).
We will also be arranging a vist to the Ballroom for helpers and pupils to familiarise themselves with the venue
Class Cancellations 2019:- Apologies for any inconvenience.
☼ JUNIORS ☼ Ballroom • Latin • Freestyle • Rock 'n' Roll • Street • Cheer • Under 11's Team • Teenage Team • IDTA Exams - 100% Pass Rate • Competitions • Displays
☼ ADULTS ☼ Ballroom • Zumba • Latin American (Beginner to Advanced) • First Wedding Dance • Social Nights • One to One Lessons • Seasonal Dances