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Senior Line Dancing with Andy 1 of 4

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa and Bachata

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Argentine Tango Practica

2

International Folk Dancing

Swing Dance Class and Social

3

Baila Caliente Social

4

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Contra Dance

Baila Caliente

West African Dance

UF Argentine Tango Class

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

5

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 1 of 6

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

Israeli Dancing with Andy 1 of 6

6

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Clogging

Scottish Country Dancing

Hip Hop for Adults

Salsa

7

West Coast Swing Class

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

8

Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 6

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

9

International Folk Dancing

Contra Dance in Melrose

Swing Dance Class and Social

10

Argentine Tango Milonga

Ballroom Dance Party

Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa

11

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Baila Caliente

12

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 2 of 6

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

Israeli Dancing with Andy 2 of 6

13

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Clogging

Scottish Country Dancing

Hip Hop for Adults

Salsa

14

Irish Dance Summer Series Sets

West Coast Swing Class

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

15

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 2 of 6

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 1 of 6

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

16

Swing Dance Class and Social

Salsa Mundial Monthly Social Party

17

Contra Dance

Monthly Milonga at Thuy’s

18

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Rena's Sunday Best

Baila Caliente

Vintage Waltz Evening Dance

Flamenco Fusion

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

19

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 3 of 6

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

Israeli Dancing with Andy 3 of 6

20

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Clogging

Flamenco Fusion

Scottish Country Dancing

Hip Hop for Adults

Salsa

21

Irish Dance Summer Series Sets

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

22

Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 3 of 6

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 2 of 6

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

23

Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser

International Folk Dancing

Swing Dance Class and Social

24

Ballroom Dance Party

25

Pop Up Nia

Baila Caliente

Flamenco Fusion

26

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 4 of 6

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

Israeli Dancing with Andy 4 of 6

27

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Clogging

Flamenco Fusion

Scottish Country Dancing

Hip Hop for Adults

Salsa

28

Irish Dance Summer Series Sets

West Coast Swing Class

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

29

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 4 of 6

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 3 of 6

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

30

International Folk Dancing at ArtWalk

Swing Dance Class and Social

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 1 of 4 Thu 6/01 Gainesville GDA
Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa and Bachata Thu 6/01 Gainesville GSC
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 6/01 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Thu 6/01 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 6/01 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 6/01 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/01 Gainesville Mundial
Argentine Tango Practica Thu 6/01 Gainesville SwingDance
International Folk Dancing Fri 6/02 Gainesville GIFD
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 6/02 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Baila Caliente Social Sat 6/03 Gainesville Baila Calien
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/04 Ocala Ocala Dance
Contra Dance Sun 6/04 Gainesville GODS
Baila Caliente Sun 6/04 Gainesville Baila Calien
West African Dance Sun 6/04 Gainesville SCAA
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 6/04 Gainesville UF Argentine
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 6/04 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 1 of 6 Mon 6/05 Gainesville SwingDance
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 6/05 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 6/05 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 6/05 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 6/05 Gainesville SCAA
Israeli Dancing with Andy 1 of 6 Mon 6/05 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 6/06 Gainesville Line Dancing
Ballroom Dance in Ocala Tue 6/06 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Tap with Chaya Tue 6/06 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 6/06 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/06 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Clogging Tue 6/06 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 6/06 Gainesville Scottish
Hip Hop for Adults Tue 6/06 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa Tue 6/06 Gainesville Mundial
West Coast Swing Class Wed 6/07 Gainesville WCSJA
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 6/07 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 6/07 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa Thu 6/08 Gainesville GSC
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 6 Thu 6/08 Gainesville SwingDance
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 6/08 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata Thu 6/08 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 6/08 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 6/08 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/08 Gainesville Mundial
International Folk Dancing Fri 6/09 Gainesville GIFD
Contra Dance in Melrose Fri 6/09 Gainesville GODS
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 6/09 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Argentine Tango Milonga Sat 6/10 Gainesville Tango El Abr
Ballroom Dance Party Sat 6/10 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa Sat 6/10 Gainesville GSC
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/11 Ocala Ocala Dance
Baila Caliente Sun 6/11 Gainesville Baila Calien
Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 2 of 6 Mon 6/12 Gainesville SwingDance
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 6/12 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 6/12 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 6/12 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 6/12 Gainesville SCAA
Israeli Dancing with Andy 2 of 6 Mon 6/12 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 6/13 Gainesville Line Dancing
Tap with Chaya Tue 6/13 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 6/13 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/13 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Clogging Tue 6/13 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 6/13 Gainesville Scottish
Hip Hop for Adults Tue 6/13 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa Tue 6/13 Gainesville Mundial
Irish Dance Summer Series Sets Wed 6/14 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
West Coast Swing Class Wed 6/14 Gainesville WCSJA
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 6/14 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 6/14 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 6/15 Gainesville GSC
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 2 of 6 Thu 6/15 Gainesville SwingDance
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 6/15 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 1 of 6 Thu 6/15 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata Thu 6/15 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 6/15 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 6/15 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/15 Gainesville Mundial
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 6/16 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Salsa Mundial Monthly Social Party Fri 6/16 Gainesville Mundial
Contra Dance Sat 6/17 Gainesville GODS
Monthly Milonga at Thuy’s Sat 6/17 Gainesville Tango y Té
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 6/18 Ocala Ocala Dance
Rena's Sunday Best Sun 6/18 Gainesville RB
Baila Caliente Sun 6/18 Gainesville Baila Calien
Vintage Waltz Evening Dance Sun 6/18 Gainesville Waltz
Flamenco Fusion Sun 6/18 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 6/18 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 3 of 6 Mon 6/19 Gainesville SwingDance
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 6/19 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 6/19 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 6/19 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 6/19 Gainesville SCAA
Israeli Dancing with Andy 3 of 6 Mon 6/19 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 6/20 Gainesville Line Dancing
Ballroom Dance in Ocala Tue 6/20 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Tap with Chaya Tue 6/20 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 6/20 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/20 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Clogging Tue 6/20 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Flamenco Fusion Tue 6/20 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 6/20 Gainesville Scottish
Hip Hop for Adults Tue 6/20 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa Tue 6/20 Gainesville Mundial
Irish Dance Summer Series Sets Wed 6/21 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 6/21 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 6/21 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa Thu 6/22 Gainesville GSC
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 3 of 6 Thu 6/22 Gainesville SwingDance
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 6/22 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 2 of 6 Thu 6/22 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata Thu 6/22 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 6/22 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 6/22 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/22 Gainesville Mundial
Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser Fri 6/23 Gainesville GDA
International Folk Dancing Fri 6/23 Gainesville GIFD
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 6/23 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Dance Party Sat 6/24 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Pop Up Nia Sun 6/25 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Baila Caliente Sun 6/25 Gainesville Baila Calien
Flamenco Fusion Sun 6/25 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 4 of 6 Mon 6/26 Gainesville SwingDance
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 6/26 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 6/26 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 6/26 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 6/26 Gainesville SCAA
Israeli Dancing with Andy 4 of 6 Mon 6/26 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 6/27 Gainesville Line Dancing
Tap with Chaya Tue 6/27 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 6/27 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 6/27 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Clogging Tue 6/27 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Flamenco Fusion Tue 6/27 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 6/27 Gainesville Scottish
Hip Hop for Adults Tue 6/27 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa Tue 6/27 Gainesville Mundial
Irish Dance Summer Series Sets Wed 6/28 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
West Coast Swing Class Wed 6/28 Gainesville WCSJA
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 6/28 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 6/28 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 6/29 Gainesville GSC
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 4 of 6 Thu 6/29 Gainesville SwingDance
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 6/29 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 3 of 6 Thu 6/29 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata Thu 6/29 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 6/29 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 6/29 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 6/29 Gainesville Mundial
International Folk Dancing at ArtWalk Fri 6/30 Gainesville GIFD
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 6/30 Gainesville UF Swing Dan

2017


June 2017


Thursday 1 June 2017

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 1 of 4

Thu 6/01, 12-1 pm. 12 to 12:30 Newcomers. 12:30 to 1:00 Regulars. Everyone is encouraged to come for the whole time. The first half-hour caters to newcomers and the second half-hour caters to the regulars. Have fun line dancing to a wide variety of music. Register via Santa Fe College Community Education, under Seniors. Senior Recreation Center, 5701 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $34. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino Salsa and Bachata

Thu 6/01, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm Bachata. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Thu 6/01, 6:30-7:30 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer with Gainesville Move at Depot Park. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Thursdays from June 1 to August 17. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Meet outside Depot Park’s Pop-A-Top. Parking: Available in the main parking lot for Depot Park. For additional parking locations, visit http://www.depotpark.org/directions. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Thu 6/01, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 6/01, 7-9 pm. Learn Texas swing, a smooth style of swing dancing. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Robert Whitehead, 770-530-9292. Free. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Jazz for Adults

Thu 6/01, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/01, 8:30-10:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]

Argentine Tango Practica

Thu 6/01, 9:6-10 pm. Let me know if you would like to practice Argentine Tango from around 9 to 10 or 11 pm this evening. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]


Friday 2 June 2017

International Folk Dancing

Fri 6/02, 7-10 pm. Dancing Mennonite House, 1236 NW 18th Ave., Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 6/02, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Saturday 3 June 2017

Baila Caliente Social

Sat 6/03, 10 pm-3 am. It is summer time again, which means more and more dancing. We invite you to join us as we dance and get ourselves ready for another monthly social. Come dance the night away, enjoy the festivities, raffle and meet new people. DJ Ocho will be playing the best salsa, bachata, merengue and cha cha. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. $6. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Sunday 4 June 2017

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/04. 5 pm Beginner class. 6 pm Intermediate class. 7 pm Social dance. Only $5 for both lessons and Social Dance. BOGO for students with ID. Private lessons available contact Carol Smith. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

Contra Dance

Sun 6/04, 4-7 pm. 2:45 Waltzing. 3:30 Contra dancing beginner lesson, a half hour before the contra dance starts. No partner needed. Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes to protect the floor. Thelma Bolton Recreation Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. $10, $8 under 21. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 6/04, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio Percussion, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Ste 500, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

West African Dance

Sun 6/04, 5. No experience necessary. 250 SE 10 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. Corey Souza, 352-316-0682. $5-$10. S-Connection Aerial Arts - [website][email][events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 6/04, 6:15-8:15 pm. 6:15 pm Beginners 7:15 pm Intermediate and Advanced Want to learn tango? Come join the UF Argentine Tango Club for a free beginner tango class. Feel free to join even if you have never danced tango before, there are teachers for whatever level you might be. Who: Everyone can come. The beginner class is geared for people who have never danced before or who want to practice the basics. The intermediate class is for those who have been to at least some classes and is for you if you feel ready and confident enough to learn some new steps. The advanced class is for those who have been dancing for a long while now and will feature more complicated steps, so ask a teacher to make sure you are experienced enough for this level. What to wear: Bring a thick pair of socks to dance in. If you own a pair of salsa shoes or jazz or ballet flats, those work great too. Fancy shoes are not necessary. Reitz Union, Dance Studio A, UF Campus, Gainesville. Free. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 6/04, 7-9 pm. What is ecstatic dance? It is magical. It is mystical. It is freeing and wonderful. It is you. A time and place in sacred space to let go and live and be your self. Listen to your intuition. Let your body and breath be your guide. Let the music move you. No need to run or hide. Join us in this free-form movement called ecstatic dance. Lead yourself through a mix of music from all different genres, eras and places around the world. Follow your heart to get in the flow and find yourself in the dance. Come together with this ever-fresh and changing awesome group of beautiful people, for 90 minutes of 5-rhythms style ecstatic dance. This will be followed by a scintillating gong bath and a delectable vegan potluck. Join with friends of new and old in a sweet community of soft-hearted people you're sure to be welcomed by. Whether you think you can dance or not, please come out. This is an opportunity to step into the unknown and find ... Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. 352-562-9919. Aurora Healing Arts - [more][website][email][events]


Monday 5 June 2017

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 1 of 6

Mon 6/05, 5:30-7:30 pm. 5:30 pm Hustle. 6:30 pm West Coast Swing. 7:30 pm Israeli Dancing. No dancing on Mondays April 10 and April 17 due to Passover. On Monday nights, we go at a pace for intermediate dancers. Beginners are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. On Thursday nights, the dances you learn are Argentine Tango, Salsa and West Coast Swing. On Thursday nights we go at a pace for beginners. Intermediate dancers are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. To encourage you to dance twice a week, you get a big discount for coming on both Mondays and Thursdays. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge. Cost: $100 for six Mondays and six Thursdays, or $45 for four Mondays, or $75 for six Thursdays, or ... Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 6/05, 6. 6 pm LA style salsa. 7:15 pm Casino style. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/05, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Clogging for Adults

Mon 6/05, 7-9 pm. We clog for fun and exercise. All ages and skill levels are welcome. It is best to text message us to make sure we will be there. We are pretty reliably there each week, but sometimes need to cancel. Grace Baptist Church, 7100 NW 39 Averue, Gainesville. Gail Roser, 352-256-3742. Hogtown Heelers - [email][events]

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

Mon 6/05, 7:15-8:15 pm. Learn authentic Brazilian partner samba from Rio de Janeiro and forro from the Brazilian northeast. 250 SE 10 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. Corey Souza, 352-316-0682. $10. S-Connection Aerial Arts - [website][email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy 1 of 6

Mon 6/05, 7:30-8:30 pm. 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Dance to a higher purpose. Have fun doing beautiful Israeli folk dances to great music, while learning how to dance. The best exercise for your mind, body and soul. At 8:30 we will do Israeli partner dances for those that want. No partner needed. We rotate partners. You are not required to rotate. All ages. No experience needed. Congregation B'nai Israel, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $5 per night. College aged and under are free. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]


Tuesday 6 June 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 6/06, 4-6 pm. 4 to 5 Beginner. 5 to 6 Intermediate class. Trinity Methodist Church, 4000 NW 53 Ave, Gainesville, 32653. Terrie Nielsen, 352-339-4000. $5. Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen - [email][events]

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tue 6/06, 6-10 pm. 6 to 7 pm Beginner lesson. 7:30 Open dancing. Our bi-weekly dance is held every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. Some of them are themed to create a fun atmosphere for dancing these are only a suggestion they are not required. 1st and 3rd Tuesday. Music by Gail and Alan, The Keichers, Jr. Lesson by Ed and Louise Hanlon. Light Snacks and beverages provided. Singles and couples are welcome. USA Dance Ocala Ballroom Dance Classes Dancing is fun and easy. If you ever imagined learning to dance, or improving your dancing, this is the time to act. USA Dance Ocala is offering dance lessons immediately before our Tuesday dances. No partner required. Our dance instructors are Ed and Louise Hanlon, award winning champion DanceSport competitors, and Greg Nelson and Rachel Palmieri, dance competitors and certified dance instructors. Our dance instructors will have you learning quickly and you will have fun. From now through June, the lesson ... Armenian Hall, 8831 SE 58th Avenue (Baseline Rd), Ocala, 34480. Pat Vollman, 352-307-8486. USA Dance Ocala - [more][website][email][events]

Tap with Chaya

Tue 6/06, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 6/06, 6:15-9 pm. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/06, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Clogging

Tue 6/06, 7-9 pm. We clog for fun and exercise. All ages and skill levels are welcome. It is best to text message us to make sure we will be there. We are pretty reliably there each week, but sometimes need to cancel. Grace Baptist Church, 7100 NW 39 Averue, Gainesville. Gail Roser, 352-256-3742. Hogtown Heelers - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 6/06, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Hip Hop for Adults

Tue 6/06, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa

Tue 6/06, 7:30-9:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Wednesday 7 June 2017

West Coast Swing Class

Wed 6/07, 7-10 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 6/07, 7:30. 7:30 Ballet. 8:30 Contemporary and Modern. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 6/07, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio Percussion, 809 W University Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 8 June 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa

Thu 6/08, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm LA style salsa. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 6

Thu 6/08, 6-9 pm. 6 pm West Coast Swing 7 pm Salsa 8 pm Argentine Tango 8 to 10 pm Argentine Tango Practica Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. From 8 to 9 pm there is a one hour Argentine Tango class. From 8 to 10 pm, overlapping with the class, is a two hour Argentine Tango practica. You can participate in either one. The cost for the practica is $5. Student aged folks can come to the practica for free. On Thursday nights, we go at a pace for beginner dancers. Intermediate dancers are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. On Monday nights, the dances you learn are Hustle and West Coast Swing. On Monday nights we go at a pace for intermediate dancers. Beginners are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. Note no dancing on Mondays April 10 and April 17 due to Passover. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, ... Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [more][email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Thu 6/08, 6:30-7:30 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer with Gainesville Move at Depot Park. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Thursdays from June 1 to August 17. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Meet outside Depot Park’s Pop-A-Top. Parking: Available in the main parking lot for Depot Park. For additional parking locations, visit http://www.depotpark.org/directions. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata

Thu 6/08, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 6/08, 7-9 pm. Learn Texas swing, a smooth style of swing dancing. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Robert Whitehead, 770-530-9292. Free. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Jazz for Adults

Thu 6/08, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/08, 8:30-10:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Friday 9 June 2017

International Folk Dancing

Fri 6/09, 7-10 pm. Dance at UUFG. 4225 NW 34th St., Gainesville, 32605. Julieta, 352-281-0428. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Contra Dance in Melrose

Fri 6/09, 7:30-10 pm. Melrose Art and Culture Center, #301, Hwy 26, corner of Grove Street, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. $8, $5 under 21. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 6/09, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Saturday 10 June 2017

Argentine Tango Milonga

Sat 6/10, 8 pm-12 am. 8 pm Lesson. 9 pm Dancing. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32605. Steve Littler, 352-226-1103. $10. Tango El Abrazo Milonga - [email][events]

Ballroom Dance Party

Sat 6/10, 8-10:30 pm. We will also be celebrating birthdays for this month. Great mix of music of ballroom, latin, swing, and a little country. Light refreshments, large floating dance floor. Lots of free parking. $10, $7 student. No partner necessary. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32608. Ray Parris, 352-375-7763. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [website][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa

Sat 6/10, 8. 8 pm Bachata Workshop. 9 pm Summer Social. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]


Sunday 11 June 2017

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/11. 5 pm Beginner class. 6 pm Intermediate class. 7 pm Social dance. Only $5 for both lessons and Social Dance. BOGO for students with ID. Private lessons available contact Carol Smith. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 6/11, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio Percussion, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Ste 500, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Monday 12 June 2017

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 2 of 6

Mon 6/12, 5:30-7:30 pm. 5:30 pm Hustle. 6:30 pm West Coast Swing. 7:30 pm Israeli Dancing. No dancing on Mondays April 10 and April 17 due to Passover. On Monday nights, we go at a pace for intermediate dancers. Beginners are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. On Thursday nights, the dances you learn are Argentine Tango, Salsa and West Coast Swing. On Thursday nights we go at a pace for beginners. Intermediate dancers are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. To encourage you to dance twice a week, you get a big discount for coming on both Mondays and Thursdays. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge. Cost: $100 for six Mondays and six Thursdays, or $45 for four Mondays, or $75 for six Thursdays, or ... Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 6/12, 6. 6 pm LA style salsa. 7:15 pm Casino style. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/12, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Clogging for Adults

Mon 6/12, 7-9 pm. We clog for fun and exercise. All ages and skill levels are welcome. It is best to text message us to make sure we will be there. We are pretty reliably there each week, but sometimes need to cancel. Grace Baptist Church, 7100 NW 39 Averue, Gainesville. Gail Roser, 352-256-3742. Hogtown Heelers - [email][events]

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

Mon 6/12, 7:15-8:15 pm. Learn authentic Brazilian partner samba from Rio de Janeiro and forro from the Brazilian northeast. 250 SE 10 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. Corey Souza, 352-316-0682. $10. S-Connection Aerial Arts - [website][email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy 2 of 6

Mon 6/12, 7:30-8:30 pm. 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Dance to a higher purpose. Have fun doing beautiful Israeli folk dances to great music, while learning how to dance. The best exercise for your mind, body and soul. At 8:30 we will do Israeli partner dances for those that want. No partner needed. We rotate partners. You are not required to rotate. All ages. No experience needed. Congregation B'nai Israel, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $5 per night. College aged and under are free. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]


Tuesday 13 June 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 6/13, 4-6 pm. 4 to 5 Beginner. 5 to 6 Intermediate class. Trinity Methodist Church, 4000 NW 53 Ave, Gainesville, 32653. Terrie Nielsen, 352-339-4000. $5. Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen - [email][events]

Tap with Chaya

Tue 6/13, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 6/13, 6:15-9 pm. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/13, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Clogging

Tue 6/13, 7-9 pm. We clog for fun and exercise. All ages and skill levels are welcome. It is best to text message us to make sure we will be there. We are pretty reliably there each week, but sometimes need to cancel. Grace Baptist Church, 7100 NW 39 Averue, Gainesville. Gail Roser, 352-256-3742. Hogtown Heelers - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 6/13, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Hip Hop for Adults

Tue 6/13, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa

Tue 6/13, 7:30-9:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Wednesday 14 June 2017

Irish Dance Summer Series Sets

Wed 6/14, 7-7:45 pm. Introduction to Irish Set Dancing June 14, June 21, June 28 Introduction to Sean Nos steps for Sets and Solos. July 12 - July 19 - July 26 Set dancing and Sean Nos are old forms of Irish dance that are playful and relaxed, allowing for spirited self-expression. $5 per class Wear comfortable, smooth soled shoes and bring water bottle. Hogan School of Irish Dance Studio, 16 NW 7th Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 386-454-5685. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Class

Wed 6/14, 7-10 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 6/14, 7:30. 7:30 Ballet. 8:30 Contemporary and Modern. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 6/14, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio Percussion, 809 W University Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 15 June 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Thu 6/15, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm Bachata. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 2 of 6

Thu 6/15, 6-9 pm. 6 pm West Coast Swing 7 pm Salsa 8 pm Argentine Tango 8 to 10 pm Argentine Tango Practica Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. From 8 to 9 pm there is a one hour Argentine Tango class. From 8 to 10 pm, overlapping with the class, is a two hour Argentine Tango practica. You can participate in either one. The cost for the practica is $5. Student aged folks can come to the practica for free. On Thursday nights, we go at a pace for beginner dancers. Intermediate dancers are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. On Monday nights, the dances you learn are Hustle and West Coast Swing. On Monday nights we go at a pace for intermediate dancers. Beginners are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. Note no dancing on Mondays April 10 and April 17 due to Passover. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, ... Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [more][email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Thu 6/15, 6:30-7:30 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer with Gainesville Move at Depot Park. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Thursdays from June 1 to August 17. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Meet outside Depot Park’s Pop-A-Top. Parking: Available in the main parking lot for Depot Park. For additional parking locations, visit http://www.depotpark.org/directions. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 1 of 6

Thu 6/15, 6:30-9:30 pm. West Coast Swing Basics class beginning at 6:30 till 7:15. Intermediate Class till 8 pm-ish. Dance practice till 9:00. They will be set up as 6 week sessions for progression purposes for $10 per person each for the whole night, or $50 for all 6 if paid up front. West Coast Swing Classes (and other dance styles will be covered in time including: Two-Step, Cha cha, Waltz and Nightclub Two Step. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Ocala West Coast Swing - [website][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata

Thu 6/15, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 6/15, 7-9 pm. Learn Texas swing, a smooth style of swing dancing. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Robert Whitehead, 770-530-9292. Free. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Jazz for Adults

Thu 6/15, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/15, 8:30-10:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Friday 16 June 2017

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 6/16, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Salsa Mundial Monthly Social Party

Fri 6/16, 9 pm-2 am. Join us for another awesome night of dancing with great Latin music! Our DJ will be playing your favorite Salsa and Bachata songs all night long. Come early to get a discounted rate! Salsa Mundial Salsa Team will perform their debut performance! Performance starts at 11:45PM!! You don’t want to miss it! There will be a Salsa and Bachata (beginner/advanced-beginner level, 30 min each) workshop before the social. Salsa and Bachata workshop: 9:00-10:00PM Social: 10:00PM-2:00AM Performance: 11:45PM Prices: Salsa and Bachata class: $5 Social: $7 ($5 if you come in before 10:20PM) $5 (student or out-of-town guest) Workshop and Social: $10 *Prices includes one bottle of water. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Saturday 17 June 2017

Contra Dance

Sat 6/17, 7-10 pm. 5:45 Waltz. 6:30 Beginners lesson a half hour before the contra dance starts. No partner needed. Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes to protect the floor. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. $8, $5 under 21. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Monthly Milonga at Thuy’s

Sat 6/17, 8:30-12:30 pm. Please come to share great tango music and connect with us in tango embraces, socializing and food/drink! Attendance is free (but we appreciate very much that you always bring food and beverages to share). In a Private Home, Gainesville, 32605. David Chayes. Tango y Té - [website][email][events]


Sunday 18 June 2017

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 6/18. 5 pm Beginner class. 6 pm Intermediate class. 7 pm Social dance. Only $5 for both lessons and Social Dance. BOGO for students with ID. Private lessons available contact Carol Smith. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

Rena's Sunday Best

Sun 6/18, 2:30-4:30 pm. A variety of ballroom music including Latin, foxtrot and swing. You do not need a partner and even if you do not dance you can come and enjoy a wide variety of music, socialize, or just watch the fun. Cookies provided and water and soft drinks are available, you may want to bring light snacks to share. Also you may bring your own beer and wine (restrictions will apply). Please drink responsibly. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. Gary Cook, 352-481-2576. Rena's Ballroom - [email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 6/18, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio Percussion, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Ste 500, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Vintage Waltz Evening Dance

Sun 6/18, 5-8 pm. Vintage Waltz date in June: This month we will do something different. Since 3rd Sunday June 18 is also Father's Day when many of us have commitments on that special day, instead of canceling Vintage Waltz we will have it that day in the evening 5 pm until 8 pm. So mark you calendar, invite your friends who can't come on Sunday mornings, and come waltz and socialize at our tea dance on Father's Day. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32609. Joyce Thompson 352-371-8054, Don Page 352-377-1918. $10, $5 students. Vintage Waltz - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Sun 6/18, 6-7:15 pm. Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

Sun 6/18, 7-9 pm. What is ecstatic dance? It is magical. It is mystical. It is freeing and wonderful. It is you. A time and place in sacred space to let go and live and be your self. Listen to your intuition. Let your body and breath be your guide. Let the music move you. No need to run or hide. Join us in this free-form movement called ecstatic dance. Lead yourself through a mix of music from all different genres, eras and places around the world. Follow your heart to get in the flow and find yourself in the dance. Come together with this ever-fresh and changing awesome group of beautiful people, for 90 minutes of 5-rhythms style ecstatic dance. This will be followed by a scintillating gong bath and a delectable vegan potluck. Join with friends of new and old in a sweet community of soft-hearted people you're sure to be welcomed by. Whether you think you can dance or not, please come out. This is an opportunity to step into the unknown and find ... Aurora Healing Arts, 109 SE 4 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. 352-562-9919. Aurora Healing Arts - [more][website][email][events]


Monday 19 June 2017

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 3 of 6

Mon 6/19, 5:30-7:30 pm. 5:30 pm Hustle. 6:30 pm West Coast Swing. 7:30 pm Israeli Dancing. No dancing on Mondays April 10 and April 17 due to Passover. On Monday nights, we go at a pace for intermediate dancers. Beginners are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. On Thursday nights, the dances you learn are Argentine Tango, Salsa and West Coast Swing. On Thursday nights we go at a pace for beginners. Intermediate dancers are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. To encourage you to dance twice a week, you get a big discount for coming on both Mondays and Thursdays. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge. Cost: $100 for six Mondays and six Thursdays, or $45 for four Mondays, or $75 for six Thursdays, or ... Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 6/19, 6. 6 pm LA style salsa. 7:15 pm Casino style. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/19, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Clogging for Adults

Mon 6/19, 7-9 pm. We clog for fun and exercise. All ages and skill levels are welcome. It is best to text message us to make sure we will be there. We are pretty reliably there each week, but sometimes need to cancel. Grace Baptist Church, 7100 NW 39 Averue, Gainesville. Gail Roser, 352-256-3742. Hogtown Heelers - [email][events]

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

Mon 6/19, 7:15-8:15 pm. Learn authentic Brazilian partner samba from Rio de Janeiro and forro from the Brazilian northeast. 250 SE 10 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. Corey Souza, 352-316-0682. $10. S-Connection Aerial Arts - [website][email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy 3 of 6

Mon 6/19, 7:30-8:30 pm. 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Dance to a higher purpose. Have fun doing beautiful Israeli folk dances to great music, while learning how to dance. The best exercise for your mind, body and soul. At 8:30 we will do Israeli partner dances for those that want. No partner needed. We rotate partners. You are not required to rotate. All ages. No experience needed. Congregation B'nai Israel, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $5 per night. College aged and under are free. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]


Tuesday 20 June 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 6/20, 4-6 pm. 4 to 5 Beginner. 5 to 6 Intermediate class. Trinity Methodist Church, 4000 NW 53 Ave, Gainesville, 32653. Terrie Nielsen, 352-339-4000. $5. Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen - [email][events]

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tue 6/20, 6-10 pm. 6 to 7 pm Beginner lesson. 7:30 Open dancing. Our bi-weekly dance is held every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. Some of them are themed to create a fun atmosphere for dancing these are only a suggestion they are not required. 1st and 3rd Tuesday. Music by Gail and Alan, The Keichers, Jr. Lesson by Ed and Louise Hanlon. Light Snacks and beverages provided. Singles and couples are welcome. USA Dance Ocala Ballroom Dance Classes Dancing is fun and easy. If you ever imagined learning to dance, or improving your dancing, this is the time to act. USA Dance Ocala is offering dance lessons immediately before our Tuesday dances. No partner required. Our dance instructors are Ed and Louise Hanlon, award winning champion DanceSport competitors, and Greg Nelson and Rachel Palmieri, dance competitors and certified dance instructors. Our dance instructors will have you learning quickly and you will have fun. From now through June, the lesson ... Armenian Hall, 8831 SE 58th Avenue (Baseline Rd), Ocala, 34480. Pat Vollman, 352-307-8486. USA Dance Ocala - [more][website][email][events]

Tap with Chaya

Tue 6/20, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 6/20, 6:15-9 pm. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/20, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Clogging

Tue 6/20, 7-9 pm. We clog for fun and exercise. All ages and skill levels are welcome. It is best to text message us to make sure we will be there. We are pretty reliably there each week, but sometimes need to cancel. Grace Baptist Church, 7100 NW 39 Averue, Gainesville. Gail Roser, 352-256-3742. Hogtown Heelers - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Tue 6/20, 7-8 pm. Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 6/20, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Hip Hop for Adults

Tue 6/20, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa

Tue 6/20, 7:30-9:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Wednesday 21 June 2017

Irish Dance Summer Series Sets

Wed 6/21, 7-7:45 pm. Introduction to Irish Set Dancing June 14, June 21, June 28 Introduction to Sean Nos steps for Sets and Solos. July 12 - July 19 - July 26 Set dancing and Sean Nos are old forms of Irish dance that are playful and relaxed, allowing for spirited self-expression. $5 per class Wear comfortable, smooth soled shoes and bring water bottle. Hogan School of Irish Dance Studio, 16 NW 7th Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 386-454-5685. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 6/21, 7:30. 7:30 Ballet. 8:30 Contemporary and Modern. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 6/21, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio Percussion, 809 W University Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 22 June 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and LA Style Salsa

Thu 6/22, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm LA style salsa. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 3 of 6

Thu 6/22, 6-9 pm. 6 pm West Coast Swing 7 pm Salsa 8 pm Argentine Tango 8 to 10 pm Argentine Tango Practica Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. From 8 to 9 pm there is a one hour Argentine Tango class. From 8 to 10 pm, overlapping with the class, is a two hour Argentine Tango practica. You can participate in either one. The cost for the practica is $5. Student aged folks can come to the practica for free. On Thursday nights, we go at a pace for beginner dancers. Intermediate dancers are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. On Monday nights, the dances you learn are Hustle and West Coast Swing. On Monday nights we go at a pace for intermediate dancers. Beginners are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. Note no dancing on Mondays April 10 and April 17 due to Passover. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, ... Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [more][email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Thu 6/22, 6:30-7:30 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer with Gainesville Move at Depot Park. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Thursdays from June 1 to August 17. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Meet outside Depot Park’s Pop-A-Top. Parking: Available in the main parking lot for Depot Park. For additional parking locations, visit http://www.depotpark.org/directions. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 2 of 6

Thu 6/22, 6:30-9:30 pm. West Coast Swing Basics class beginning at 6:30 till 7:15. Intermediate Class till 8 pm-ish. Dance practice till 9:00. They will be set up as 6 week sessions for progression purposes for $10 per person each for the whole night, or $50 for all 6 if paid up front. West Coast Swing Classes (and other dance styles will be covered in time including: Two-Step, Cha cha, Waltz and Nightclub Two Step. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Ocala West Coast Swing - [website][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata

Thu 6/22, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 6/22, 7-9 pm. Learn Texas swing, a smooth style of swing dancing. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Robert Whitehead, 770-530-9292. Free. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Jazz for Adults

Thu 6/22, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/22, 8:30-10:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Friday 23 June 2017

Teach Me to Dance Workshop and Fundraiser

Fri 6/23 to Sat 6/24. Ballroom, Line Dance, Swing Out and Stepping for all levels. Workshops in Line Dancing, Swing Out and Chicago Style Steppin' are being offered, and dinner and dancing for all the dancers who attend the main event on Saturday night. Mr. Ladell Headroe of Smooth Flava out of Texas will be teaching a workshop on DFW Swing Out; Mr. Demond Carter from the Purple Charlote Steppers will be teaching Urban Ballroom , Ms. Finger Snappin' Gail from Dance Konnection Pensacola will be teaching Line dancing and Mr. Walter C. Lane, of Florida Steppers International Orlando will be conducting the Chicago Style Steppin' workshop at this event. From Atlanta Laketeya Webb-Stewart women's styling, Seve ballroom maestro, Brice and Olivia Manson ballroom youth instructors. $55 All access pass, when your register by April 30, includes Friday night meet and greet, all workshops and Saturday night main event party. Sponsored by the Iota Lambda Ch ... Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville. Wanda Llyoyd, 904-537-7763. Gainesville Dance Association - [more][website][events]

International Folk Dancing

Fri 6/23, 7-10 pm. Dance at UUFG. UUFG, 4225 NW 34th Street, Gainesville, 32605. Julieta, 352-281-0428. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 6/23, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Saturday 24 June 2017

Ballroom Dance Party

Sat 6/24, 8-10:30 pm. We will also be celebrating birthdays for this month. Great mix of music of ballroom, latin, swing, and a little country. Light refreshments, large floating dance floor. Lots of free parking. $10, $7 student. No partner necessary. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32608. Ray Parris, 352-375-7763. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [website][email][events]


Sunday 25 June 2017

Pop Up Nia

Sun 6/25, 10-11:30 am. Enjoy a Nia demo class with certified Nia Black Belt instructor Sarit Sela. Whether you have ever tried Nia before, have not had a chance to dance in a while, or cannot wait to dance again, you are very welcome to come to this class. No previous experience needed, all fitness levels are welcome. Nia presents an opportunity to reconnect to body and self, get fit and improve overall wellness. Cash or check only. Watch: https://youtu.be/fBuPrEs9OLg Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32605. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10 at the door. Bring a friend: $5 each. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 6/25, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio Percussion, 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Ste 500, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Sun 6/25, 6-7:15 pm. Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]


Monday 26 June 2017

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 4 of 6

Mon 6/26, 5:30-7:30 pm. 5:30 pm Hustle. 6:30 pm West Coast Swing. 7:30 pm Israeli Dancing. No dancing on Mondays April 10 and April 17 due to Passover. On Monday nights, we go at a pace for intermediate dancers. Beginners are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. On Thursday nights, the dances you learn are Argentine Tango, Salsa and West Coast Swing. On Thursday nights we go at a pace for beginners. Intermediate dancers are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, the faster you learn. To encourage you to dance twice a week, you get a big discount for coming on both Mondays and Thursdays. The cost is for one class per person. You are invited to stay for the other classes on the same night at no extra charge. Cost: $100 for six Mondays and six Thursdays, or $45 for four Mondays, or $75 for six Thursdays, or ... Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [more][email][events]

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 6/26, 6. 6 pm LA style salsa. 7:15 pm Casino style. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 6/26, 6:30-9:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30. 6:50 lesson. Dancing starts at 7. English Country Dancing called by Randy Thorp. Bring light refreshments if you like. United Church of Gainesville, 1624 NW 5 Avenue, Gainesville, 32603. Annette Merritt, 352-246-4659. $5, $3 Students. English Country Dancing with Randy and Annette - [email][events]

Clogging for Adults

Mon 6/26, 7-9 pm. We clog for fun and exercise. All ages and skill levels are welcome. It is best to text message us to make sure we will be there. We are pretty reliably there each week, but sometimes need to cancel. Grace Baptist Church, 7100 NW 39 Averue, Gainesville. Gail Roser, 352-256-3742. Hogtown Heelers - [email][events]

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

Mon 6/26, 7:15-8:15 pm. Learn authentic Brazilian partner samba from Rio de Janeiro and forro from the Brazilian northeast. 250 SE 10 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. Corey Souza, 352-316-0682. $10. S-Connection Aerial Arts - [website][email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy 4 of 6

Mon 6/26, 7:30-8:30 pm. 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Dance to a higher purpose. Have fun doing beautiful Israeli folk dances to great music, while learning how to dance. The best exercise for your mind, body and soul. At 8:30 we will do Israeli partner dances for those that want. No partner needed. We rotate partners. You are not required to rotate. All ages. No experience needed. Congregation B'nai Israel, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $5 per night. College aged and under are free. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [website][email][events]


Tuesday 27 June 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 6/27, 4-6 pm. 4 to 5 Beginner. 5 to 6 Intermediate class. Trinity Methodist Church, 4000 NW 53 Ave, Gainesville, 32653. Terrie Nielsen, 352-339-4000. $5. Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen - [email][events]

Tap with Chaya

Tue 6/27, 6-7 pm. Designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone and can make our community stronger and healthier. Experience fun, exercise and creative expression, musicality and feeling great through the language and joy of tap dancing as an art form for healing the body, mind and spirit, with rhythm, movement, music and sound. Wear comfortable clothing and tap shoes. Free childcare while you dance. Arrive early, class will begin promptly. North Central Florida YMCA, 5201 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Chaya Heller, 561-330-2929. 6 classes $74 or $66 member, 10 classes $108 or $98 member, 1 class $15. Ayurveda Alternatives - [email][events]

Grand Squares

Tue 6/27, 6:15-9 pm. Westside Park, 1001 NW 34 Street, Gainesville. Susie Moon, 352-283-1296. $5. Grand Squares - [email][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Tue 6/27, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Clogging

Tue 6/27, 7-9 pm. We clog for fun and exercise. All ages and skill levels are welcome. It is best to text message us to make sure we will be there. We are pretty reliably there each week, but sometimes need to cancel. Grace Baptist Church, 7100 NW 39 Averue, Gainesville. Gail Roser, 352-256-3742. Hogtown Heelers - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Tue 6/27, 7-8 pm. Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 6/27, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Hip Hop for Adults

Tue 6/27, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa

Tue 6/27, 7:30-9:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Wednesday 28 June 2017

Irish Dance Summer Series Sets

Wed 6/28, 7-7:45 pm. Introduction to Irish Set Dancing June 14, June 21, June 28 Introduction to Sean Nos steps for Sets and Solos. July 12 - July 19 - July 26 Set dancing and Sean Nos are old forms of Irish dance that are playful and relaxed, allowing for spirited self-expression. $5 per class Wear comfortable, smooth soled shoes and bring water bottle. Hogan School of Irish Dance Studio, 16 NW 7th Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 386-454-5685. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Class

Wed 6/28, 7-10 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. $40 per month includes the entire evening. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 6/28, 7:30. 7:30 Ballet. 8:30 Contemporary and Modern. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

Wed 6/28, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio Percussion, 809 W University Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 29 June 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Thu 6/29, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm Bachata. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 4 of 6

Thu 6/29, 6-9 pm. 6 pm West Coast Swing 7 pm Salsa 8 pm Argentine Tango 8 to 10 pm Argentine Tango Practica Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. From 8 to 9 pm there is a one hour Argentine Tango class. From 8 to 10 pm, overlapping with the class, is a two hour Argentine Tango practica. You can participate in either one. The cost for the practica is $5. Student aged folks can come to the practica for free. On Thursday nights, we go at a pace for beginner dancers. Intermediate dancers are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. On Monday nights, the dances you learn are Hustle and West Coast Swing. On Monday nights we go at a pace for intermediate dancers. Beginners are welcome to attend and go at their own pace. Note no dancing on Mondays April 10 and April 17 due to Passover. Couples friendly, you rotate as much as you want or not at all. Singles friendly, no partner needed. The more you dance, ... Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall or around the right side in the back, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [more][email][events]

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Thu 6/29, 6:30-7:30 pm. Get in the swing of things this summer with Gainesville Move at Depot Park. Join the Florida Swing Dancing Club on Thursdays from June 1 to August 17. No experience and no partner needed, family friendly, bring water and be prepared to have fun. Meet outside Depot Park’s Pop-A-Top. Parking: Available in the main parking lot for Depot Park. For additional parking locations, visit http://www.depotpark.org/directions. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. $5. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 3 of 6

Thu 6/29, 6:30-9:30 pm. West Coast Swing Basics class beginning at 6:30 till 7:15. Intermediate Class till 8 pm-ish. Dance practice till 9:00. They will be set up as 6 week sessions for progression purposes for $10 per person each for the whole night, or $50 for all 6 if paid up front. West Coast Swing Classes (and other dance styles will be covered in time including: Two-Step, Cha cha, Waltz and Nightclub Two Step. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Ocala West Coast Swing - [website][events]

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bachata

Thu 6/29, 7-9:30 pm. Ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome. Different dance each week. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 6/29, 7-9 pm. Learn Texas swing, a smooth style of swing dancing. Wilhelmina Johnson Center, 321 NW 10 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Robert Whitehead, 770-530-9292. Free. Swing N Motion with Eric and Donna - [email][events]

Jazz for Adults

Thu 6/29, 7:30. Do you ever just feel like busting a move? IndepenDance Studio would like to invite you to come try our Adult Classes. If you are new to the studio your first class is free. We currently offer the following classes: Adult Clogging - Mon, 630pm & 730pm Adult Hip Hop - Tue, 730pm Adult Ballet - Wed, 730pm Adult Contemporary & Modern - Wed, 830pm Adult Jazz - Thur, 730pm If you are a returning member, classes are $10 to drop-in, or purchase a package deal to receive special discounts. 5745 SW 75 Street, #311, Gainseville, 32608. 352-337-0017. IndepenDance Studio - [email][events]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 6/29, 8:30-10:30 pm. We offer two hours of group classes each Tuesday and Thursday. All are welcome to join in for group classes, no partner is needed. Classes are divided into three levels for Salsa: Beginner, Intermediate A and Intermediate B, and two levels for Bachata: Beginner and Intermediate. A single instructor teaches each level, and students rotate partners throughout the class. Salsa Class: Tuesday 7:30-8:30 pm and 8:30-9:30 pm Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 9:30-10:30 pm. The Movement, 1212 N Main Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. $10 for 1 hour, $20 for 2 hours per night. Discounts for students and packages. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Friday 30 June 2017

International Folk Dancing at ArtWalk

Fri 6/30, 7:30-8:30 pm. Dance downtown in Gainesville at ArtWalk. Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 6/30, 8:30 pm-12 am. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Reitz Union, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

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