The past year and a half might feel like being underground for 17 years, but finally we are going to get back to dancing. Let’s hope we can remember some of the steps. We will hold our first dance since March 2020 on Saturday, October 16, 2021. Some things remain the same. Others will be … Read More
Country by the Bay at the American Legion Post in Chesapeake Beach, MD was all set to have another dance on November 14, but they had to cancel because of the recent surge in COVID cases and new restrictions. For more details go to Linda Bloyer’s blog.
Marie-Luce is teaching beginner and intermediate line dancing on Zoom through Fairfax County. The class is offered on Mondays (except holidays) from 1:15-3:30 pm. (1:15-2:15 p.m. – beginner line dancing. 2:15-3:30 p.m. – high beginner/improver line dancing.) Go to the County’s Neighborhood and Community Services website for the calendar of upcoming events, which shows the … Read More
Country by the Bay at the American Legion Post in Chesapeake Beach, MD is coming back! The next dance will be Saturday, October 10 . The format will be pretty much the same as before, but the number of people will be limited. The Legion will screen you for COVID and take your temperature at the … Read More
Classes in the area slowly are opening up. Arlington’s 55+ program has an outdoors beginner line dancing class.
A note from Sharon Grimet: Hello dancers, Let’s Dance is a 1 day event for dancers who are ready to come out and get on the floor. We will have workshops during the day (instructors line up will be posted asap!), all your requests, and a Dance Party all night. Price $25 for adults, free … Read More
The Reston Community Center will offer “Line Dancing with Scotty” for all levels of dancers on Thursdays beginning September 10. Social distancing requirements will be in place. Everyone should wear a mask while in the facility. Registration opens September 1. See the RCC 2020 Fall Program Guide available at https://www.restoncommunitycenter.com for details.
Country-western dance lessons offered through Fairfax County Park Authority will resume in September. They list one class for “basic country-western dancing” and many classes for line dancing. All classes will be conducted according to Health Department and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention safety guidelines. Registration opens August 18 and classes begin in September. For … Read More
A recent article in the Washington Post called “Some day, we’ll hit the dance floor again. And it will be glorious.” summed up the current state of social dancing. The takeaway: We will dance again, just not yet. Here are a few excerpts. Of all the once-harmless human behaviors that are now potentially deadly, social … Read More
We miss seeing everyone at our Saturday dances. Under normal circumstances, we would have installed a new board of directors tonight at our June 6th dance. However, due to the pandemic, we never held an election for a new board, which usually occurs in May. Current board members have an informal agreement to continue in … Read More