Regina Ballroom Dancing Club

Class Announcements for the week of March 25, 2019

RBDC

1.     The dance classes end this week. The executive hopes that all of you had fun dancing this year and you will join RBDC again in September. Please encourage your friends to join RBDC.

2.     The social dances continue through spring and summer. These dances provide a great opportunity to practice the steps, make new friends and socialize.

3.     Last Waltz, a signature RBDC spring dance event, will be held on Saturday April the 6th 2019 at the Conexus  Arts Centre, Regina. Tickets are now available online. Tickets will be available in class this week.

Class Announcements for the week of March 18, 2019

RBDC

1.     The Annual General Meeting of RBDC will be held on Sunday March 24th 2019 at the Lakeview United (3200 McCallum Avenue)  in the MacDonald Room from 2 PM to 5 PM.. You are all welcome to attend. The following positions on the RBDC Executive are open for nominations:

President (2 year term)

Vice-President (1 year term)

Member at Large Ticket sales (2 year term)

Member at Large Social Director (1 year term)

Member at Large Membership (2 year term)

Secretary (1 year term)

Treasurer (1 year term)

2.     The next RBDC social dance will be a beginner special on Saturday March 23rd 2019 at the Lakeview United.

Beginner members will have free entrance before 8 PM. Beginner dance music will be played from 7 PM to 8 PM and this hour will be set aside for RBDC beginner dancers, RBDC dance partners and RBDC dance instructors to dance.  Gail and Jim Schonhoffer  will teach hustle dance steps from 8 PM to 8:35 PM. The dance lesson is free for all attendees. There will be 2 separate draws from RBDC beginner attendees for a ticket to the Last Waltz. Dancing will continue and regular music will resume at 9 PM.

3.     Last Waltz, a signature RBDC spring dance event, will be held on Saturday April the 6th 2019 at the Conexus  Arts Centre, Regina. Tickets are now available online. Tickets will be available in class from March 18th to the 28th and during the beginner special social dance on March 23rd.

4.     You are reminded to avoid leaving valuables in your jackets. Incidents of theft have been reported recently at LUC.

Class Announcements for the week of March 11, 2019

RBDC

1.     The Annual General Meeting of RBDC will be held on Sunday March 24th  2019 at the Lakeview United in the MacDonald Room from 2 PM to 5 PM.. You are all welcome to attend. The following positions on the RBDC Executive are open for nominations:

President

Ticket sales Director

Social Director

Membership Director

2.     The next RBDC social dance will be a beginner special on Saturday March 23rd 2019 at the Lakeview United.

Beginner members will have free entrance before 8 PM. Beginner dance music will be played from 7 PM to 8 PM and this hour will be set aside for RBDC beginner dancers, RBDC dance partners and RBDC dance instructors to dance.  Gail and Jim Schonhoffer  will teach hustle dance steps from 8 PM to 8:35 PM. The dance lesson is free for all attendees. There will be 2 separate draws from RBDC beginner attendees for a ticket to the Last Waltz. Regular music will resume at 9 PM.

3.     Last Waltz, a signature RBDC spring dance event, will be held on Saturday April the 6th 2019 at the Conexus  Arts Centre, Regina. Tickets are now available online. Tickets will be available in class from March 18th to the 28th and during the beginner special social dance on March 23rd.

4.     Any member interested in performing a Routine at the Last Waltz Ball, should notify Margaret Clarke at 306-539-7029 as soon as possible.

5.     You are reminded to avoid leaving valuables in your jackets. Incidents of theft have been reported recently at LUC.

Class Announcements for the week of February 25, 2019

RBDC

1.    The next RBDC social dance will be a beginner special on Saturday March 23rd 2019 at the Lakeview United. Details will be provided later.

2.    Last Waltz, a signature RBDC spring dance event, will be held on Saturday April the 6th 2019 at the Conexus  Arts Centre, Regina. Tickets are now available online. Tickets will be available in class from March 18th to the 28th and during the beginner special social dance on March 23rd.

3.    Any member interested in performing a Routine at the Last Waltz Ball, should notify Margaret Clarke at 306-539-7029 as soon as possible.

4.    RBDC needs additional volunteer dance partners – leaders and followers.  A Volunteer dance partner is expected to attend 1 or 2 RBDC dance classes a week and be a dance partner with a student in need of a partner during that class. Interested members should contact Linda Robinson at lsprobinson@accesscomm.ca.

5.    Please bring an extra pair of clean dancing shoes to protect the dance floor.

6.    You may want to visit the RBDC Website for information under our Blog page and for Ballroom Biz including past publications.

Class Announcements for the week of February 11, 2019

RBDC

 1.   Next Monday will be a holiday and there will be no RBDC classes that week.

2.    We hope that members and non-members had a great time at the Sweetheart Swing Dance last Saturday. You are reminded to post your selfie or pic on the Facebook. The RBDC board thanks all the volunteers who made the event a huge success.

3.    There will be a social dance this Saturday the 16th and next Saturday the 23rd of February.

4.    Any member interested in performing a Routine at the Last Waltz Ball, should notify Margaret Clarke at 306-539-7029 as soon as possible.

5.    RBDC needs additional volunteer dance partners – leaders and followers.  A Volunteer dance partner is expected to attend 1 or 2 RBDC dance classes a week and be a dance partner with a student in need of a partner during that class. Interested members should contact Linda Robinson at lsprobinson@accesscomm.ca.

Class Announcements for the week of February 4, 2019

RBDC

1. Online registration for dance classes has ended. In class registration and registration by mail will continue. Please encourage your friends and relatives to register.

2. We look forward to seeing you all at the Sweetheart Swing Dance this Saturday 9th February 2019 at the WaWa Shrine centre. There will be RBDCSweetheartSwing Contest at the Sweetheart Swing Dance. Just take a selfie or pic of you taken at the Sweetheart Swing Dance and post it with an interesting caption on Facebook with hashtag RBDCSweetheartSwing and tag us too using hashtag ReginaBallroomDancingClub. You could win a ticket to the Last Waltz – our upcoming dance event in April this year. This Contest is open to all – members and non-members. Please visit our RBDC Facebook page for more details. Barbara and George Hildebrandt have promised a striking dance lesson in Jive. Tickets are available online and in class this week.

3. Any member interested in performing a Routine at the Last Waltz Ball, should notify Margaret Clarke at 306-539-7029 as soon as possible.

4. RBDC needs additional volunteer dance partners. A Volunteer dance partner is expected to attend 1 or 2 RBDC dance classes a week and be a dance partner with a student in need of partner during that class. Interested members should contact Linda Robinson at lsprobinson@accesscomm.ca.

RBDC Sweetheart Swing Contest

RBDC

Hi! We are sure by now you have got tickets for you and your sweetheart to our Sweetheart Swing Dance next Saturday February 9, 2019 and have already decided upon what colour outfit you are going to wear. May be blue? May be pink? May be red?

While you still have a week to decide on the colour of your outfit, don’t forget to take your selfie or pic at the Sweetheart Swing Dance and post on Facebook, and you could win a free ticket to our upcoming dance event the Last Waltz in April this year! See below the terms of the Contest:

·         Post on Facebook your selfie or pic taken at our Sweetheart Swing Dance with an interesting caption

·         Tag the pic Sweetheart Swing Dance using #RBDCSweetHeartSwing

·         Tag us Regina Ballroom Dancing Club too using #ReginaBallroomDancingClub

·         You could win a free ticket to Last Waltz

·         Lucky Winner will be announced on our Facebook page

·         This Contest is open to all

·         Decision of the RBDC about the winner of the #RBDCSweetheartSwing Contest will be final

We are so excited and look forward to seeing you at the Sweetheart Swing Dance.

Happy Dancing 😊

Class Announcements for the week of January 28, 2019

RBDC

1. Online registration for dance classes will end January 31st 2019. In class registration and registration by mail will continue. Please encourage your friends and relatives to register.

2. Any member interested in performing a Routine at the Last Waltz Ball, should notify Margaret Clarke at 306-539-7029 as soon as possible.

3. Next theme dance by RBDC will be Sweetheart Swing on February 09, 2019 at the WaWa Shrine. Barbara and George Hildebrandt have promised a striking dance lesson in Jive. Tickets are available online and in class. Tickets are available in class until Feb. the 7th.

4. On April 18 at the Turvey Center there is going to be a sock hop put on by a local band, The Bromantics. They are a 50’s and 60’s band. They are hoping to get as many dancers out as possible to this event. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online through the Turvey Centre’s website under events. There will be a swing lesson provided by John and Sheila Criton who are from our Chief Instructor Group. More information can be found on the poster on our bulletin board.

5. You may want to visit RBDC Website for information under our Blog page and for Ballroom Biz including past publications.

Class Announcements for the week of January 21, 2019

RBDC

1. Online registration for dance classes will end January 31st 2019. In class registration and registration by mail will continue. Please encourage your friends and relatives to register. Social dancing supports healthy living.

2. Any member interested in performing a Routine at the Last Waltz Ball, should notify Margaret Clarke at 306-539-7029 as soon as possible.

3. Next dance by RBDC will be Sweetheart Swing on February 09, 2019 at the WaWa Shrine. Tickets are available online. Tickets will soon be available in class.

4. Please wear your name-tags at RBDC dance lessons.

5. Please bring an extra pair of clean dancing shoes to protect the dance floor.

6. You may want to visit RBDC Website for information under our Blog page and for Ballroom Biz including past publications.

Class Announcements for week of January 14, 2019

RBDC

1.   Happy New Year and welcome back to RBDC dance classes. We hope you had a great holiday period.

2.   Registration for dance classes will continue this week during classes. Please encourage your friends and relatives to register. Remember if you have feet, you can dance. Social dancing has no negative effects.

3.    Any member interested in performing a Routine at the Last Waltz Ball, should notify Margaret Clarke at 306-539-7029 as soon as possible.

4.    Next dance by RBDC will be Sweetheart Swing on February 09, 2019 at the Wa Wa Shrine. Mark your Calendar.

5.    Please contact the instructors for lost and found items. 

6.   Please wear your nametags at RBDC dance lessons.

7.    Please bring an extra pair of clean dancing shoes to protect the dance floor.

8.    You may want to visit RBDC Website for information under our Blog page and for Ballroom Biz including past publications.