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10FEB16 – Help Wanted

Classes and dancing as usual: last in the current series of classes Tuesday night this week. Hope you can make it!

NEW CLASSES START *NEXT* WEEK! FEBRUARY 16th
… and continue until March 29th: three levels, seven weeks, six classes – with a JUST DANCE (no classes) March 8th

6:30-7:15 p.m. WCS*HD with Shelley Saxena – $95
7:15-8:00 p.m. WCS*Repertoire – $75  (take HD and Repertoire concurrently for $140)
8:00-9:00 p.m. WCS*Fundamentals – $75
~8:45 p.m. -midnight Social dancing as usual. Please help to make our newest west coast swing dancers feel welcome by joining in the last 15 minutes of class J

See www.TOWestCoast.com for more details

The Dovercourt House is located at 805 Dovercourt Rd. – just west of Ossington, and a couple of blocks north of Bloor
Pre-register online – cash or cheque at the door

Speaking of which….

DESPERATELY SEEKING A NEW REGISTRAR!
Paul LeBlanc’s last day as my Right Honourable Right Hand will be Tuesday February 16th and I’m looking for someone to take over the following week, February 21st – registering dancers as they arrive for classes and/or dancing from about 6:15 p.m. until I can take over a little after 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday nights at the Dovercourt House. Terms negotiable! Please let me know if you’re interested – and available – and if you have any questions (or suggestions on how to make the registration process run more smoothly). Thanks!!

FRIDAY NIGHTS – WCS AT MAIN FITNESS
7:30-8:30 p.m. – continuing Beginner Classes this week
8:30-10:30 p.m. –  join us for some social dance practice – all levels – just $5
Please in see the calendar for more details. Thanks in advance for your help in supporting this new initiative of offering West Coast Swing dancing in the East end of Toronto.
Main Fitness is located at 138 Main Street, just south of Gerard

MONTHLY HUSTLE/WCS DANCE PARTY AT JOY OF DANCE – *THIS* SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13th
6-7pm – Intermediate HUSTLE w/Annie Lebedeva
7-8pm – Intermediate WEST COAST SWING w/GUEST TEACHER Julie Epplett
8-11pm Social Dance (Hustle & WCS tunes)
No partner required!
$15 per person – 1 class + Social
$20 per person – Both classes + Social
$5 per person – Social Only
Come out and learn a fun social pattern then stay to dance!
For more info call 416-406-3262
Facebook Event

SUNDAY NIGHTS AT RHYTHM & MOTION
Shelley Saxena’s “Sunday Fun Day” West Coast lesson (s) and dancing every week in the Junction
5:00-6:00 p.m. Beginner II series (sorry, no drop-ins unless Shelley says so 🙂
6:00-7:00 p.m. Intermediate WCS Drop-in Lesson – $18 includes practice dancing
7:00-9:00 p.m. Two hours of fun social dancing only – $5
3352 Dundas St. west (at Runnymede)
www.shelleydance.com

CANADA ROCKS! THE CHICAGO CLASSIC – STAND UP AND BE COUNTED!
Who’s in? I’m still trying to get a handle on how many to expect so I can tell the new Event Director, Adam what size table, or how many tables we need.  Please help get the word out if I’m missing anyone on our Facebook Page  Thanks!

TOSHC – DIVA PRODUCTIONS TABLE SEATS FILLING UP *FAST*
Just $117 for a confirmed seat at one of our tables – we only have two!! – at the Toronto Open Swing and Hustle Championships July 14-17 www.toshc.com  Show me the money (cash, cheque, or email transfer to julie@towestcoast.com ) to secure your spot at this *must go* local event.  Competition registration separate – after you get a confirmed seat.  Please let m know if you have any questions.
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DAVID & GWEN WARD IN ANCASTER – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20th
Afternoon workshops followed by evening lessons and dancing at the Marshall Memorial Church in Ancaster with David and Gwen from Ottawa.
3:15-4:45 p.m. – Presence in the Music workshop
5:00-6:30 p.m. – Presence in the Partnership workshop
$20 per person per workshop; $30 for both
Evening dance $10 per person/$8 student
7:00-7:45 p.m. Fundamentals lesson with Joanna Swanson
7:45-8:30 p.m. Intermediate lesson with David and Gwen
8:30 p.m.-Midnight Dancing!!
Marshall Memorial United Church, 20 Gilbert Avenue in Ancaster **see the calendar**

(David & Gwen will also be teaching Friday night at the Lithuanian House before the Toronto Swing Dance Society’s monthly dance on February 19th http://torontoswingdancesociety.ca/friday-dances/)

 

ON THE RADAR
A couple of fun road-trips – and payment in Canadian funds!

Julie

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