Author: nvcwdawp

Dancing Cockatoo

Cute article about Snowball, the dancing cockatoo. He can keep to the beat and has as many as 14 dance moves, including the head-bang, down-shake, swing-down, and foot-lift-swing-down among others. This is more than some of our human comrades can claim. Love the head-bang move.

Dancing at Reston Station June 21 – Recap

The evening was perfect for dancing outside, with comfortable temperatures and low humidity. Many familiar faces from NVCWDA attended the event as did a number of enthusiastic members of the general public. The Scott Kurt & Memphis 59 band played their first set from 7 p.m. until about 7:45. During their break, Linda Bloyer taught … Read More

Dancing at Reston Station

On Friday June 21 and on Friday July 12, Linda Bloyer will be teaching a few easy and free lessons at Reston Station, on the plaza above the Wiehle-Reston East Metrorail stop. The events are part of the Summerbration Concert series staged in partnership with Reston Community Center. Both events are free and open to … Read More

Board for 2019-2020 elected

At our dance on May 18, we elected the people who will serve on the NVCWDA board of directors for 2019-2020. The new board will take office at the dance on June 1. We still have an open position for the At Large member, who oversees the refreshments at the dances. Until this last position … Read More

Election Appeal 2019

Here’s some information about our upcoming election on May 18. NVCWDA is a non-profit corporation registered in Virginia. Each year we ask for volunteers to serve on our Board of Directors so that we can continue to stage our dances twice a month. Follow the link to see a nifty little demo about what NVCWDA … Read More

Lesson change 4/20/2019

Karen and Marty will teach basic Two Step on 4/20/2019. This is your chance to learn a fundamental country-western lead and follow partners dance. Bernie was scheduled to teach waltz moves, but he had to cancel. Thanks to Karen and Marty for stepping in on short notice.

Recap of NVCWDA’s Dance Demo at Haydon ES

Kat Fanelli reflects on NVCWDA’s dance demonstration at Haydon Elementary School in Manassas on March 19: Oh, we always have fun at our dance demonstrations! A lot of people attended the event at Haydon Elementary, lots of kids! Kids were really running around…if I had to do it again, I would do more teaching and … Read More

Fund Raising for Fisher House

Are you feeling lucky? As part of our fund raising for Fisher House Foundation, we will have drawings for performances of the Manassas Ballet at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas at our Benefit Dance on April 6. You do not need to be present to win. These are some great values! The Ballet donated a … Read More

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