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World Dance Collective Featuring Omaris

2

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Contra Dance

Baila Caliente

Flamenco Fusion

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

3

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 5 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 5 of 6

4

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

5

West Coast Swing Class

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

6

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 5 of 6

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 4 of 6

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bolero

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

7

Swing Dance Class and Social

8

Pop Up Nia

Argentine Tango Milonga

Ballroom Dance Party

Baila Caliente Social

9

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Vintage Waltz

Baila Caliente

Flamenco Fusion

UF Argentine Tango Class

10

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 6 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 6 of 6

11

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

12

Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos

West Coast Swing Class

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

13

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

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

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 5 of 6

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bolero

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

14

International Folk Dancing

Contra Dance in Melrose

Swing Dance Class and Social

15

Contra Dance

Latin Dance Party at First Magnitude Brewing Company with La Calle

Steamin' up the Swamp Blues Dancing

Blues Dancing

16

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Vintage Waltz Brunch

Baila Caliente

Gainesville Big Band at the Sweet Dreams Swing Dance

Flamenco Fusion

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

17

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

18

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Clogging

Flamenco Fusion and Pop Up Belly Dance

Scottish Country Dancing

Hip Hop for Adults

Salsa

19

Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos

West Coast Swing Class

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

20

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 6 of 6

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bolero

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

21

International Folk Dancing

Salsa Mundial Monthly Social Party

Dancing at Cowboys in Ocala

Swing Dance Class and Social

22

Ballroom Dance Party

23

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Baila Caliente

Flamenco Fusion

UF Argentine Tango Class

24

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

25

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Clogging

Flamenco Fusion and Pop Up Belly Dance

Scottish Country Dancing

Hip Hop for Adults

Salsa

26

Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos

West Coast Swing Class and Social Dance

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

27

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Swing Dancing at Depot Park

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bolero

Swing N Motion with Robert

Jazz for Adults

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

28

Art Walk Informal Inclusive Dance at Rosa B Williams

International Folk Dancing at ArtWalk

Swing Dance Class and Social

29

Dances of Universal Peace

Open House Social Dance Practice, Swing, Salsa, Waltz, Rumba, Hustle, Argentine Tango with Andy

30

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Advanced Contra Dance

Baila Caliente

Flamenco Fusion

UF Argentine Tango Class

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck

31

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro

World Dance Collective Featuring Omaris Sat 7/01 Gainesville Najmah Nour
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 7/02 Ocala Ocala Dance
Contra Dance Sun 7/02 Gainesville GODS
Baila Caliente Sun 7/02 Gainesville Baila Calien
Flamenco Fusion Sun 7/02 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 7/02 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 5 of 6 Mon 7/03 Gainesville SwingDance
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 7/03 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 7/03 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 7/03 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 7/03 Gainesville SCAA
Israeli Dancing with Andy 5 of 6 Mon 7/03 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 7/04 Gainesville Line Dancing
Ballroom Dance in Ocala Tue 7/04 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Tap with Chaya Tue 7/04 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 7/04 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 7/04 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Clogging Tue 7/04 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Flamenco Fusion Tue 7/04 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 7/04 Gainesville Scottish
Hip Hop for Adults Tue 7/04 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa Tue 7/04 Gainesville Mundial
West Coast Swing Class Wed 7/05 Gainesville WCSJA
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 7/05 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 7/05 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 7/06 Gainesville GSC
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 5 of 6 Thu 7/06 Gainesville SwingDance
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 7/06 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 4 of 6 Thu 7/06 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bolero Thu 7/06 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 7/06 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 7/06 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 7/06 Gainesville Mundial
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 7/07 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Pop Up Nia Sat 7/08 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Argentine Tango Milonga Sat 7/08 Gainesville Tango El Abr
Ballroom Dance Party Sat 7/08 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Baila Caliente Social Sat 7/08 Gainesville Baila Calien
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 7/09 Ocala Ocala Dance
Vintage Waltz Sun 7/09 Gainesville Waltz
Baila Caliente Sun 7/09 Gainesville Baila Calien
Flamenco Fusion Sun 7/09 Gainesville Najmah Nour
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 7/09 Gainesville UF Argentine
Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 6 of 6 Mon 7/10 Gainesville SwingDance
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 7/10 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 7/10 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 7/10 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 7/10 Gainesville SCAA
Israeli Dancing with Andy 6 of 6 Mon 7/10 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 7/11 Gainesville Line Dancing
Tap with Chaya Tue 7/11 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 7/11 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 7/11 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Clogging Tue 7/11 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Flamenco Fusion Tue 7/11 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 7/11 Gainesville Scottish
Hip Hop for Adults Tue 7/11 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa Tue 7/11 Gainesville Mundial
Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos Wed 7/12 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
West Coast Swing Class Wed 7/12 Gainesville WCSJA
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 7/12 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 7/12 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 7/13 Gainesville GSC
West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 6 of 6 Thu 7/13 Gainesville SwingDance
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 7/13 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 5 of 6 Thu 7/13 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bolero Thu 7/13 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 7/13 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 7/13 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 7/13 Gainesville Mundial
International Folk Dancing Fri 7/14 Gainesville GIFD
Contra Dance in Melrose Fri 7/14 Gainesville GODS
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 7/14 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Contra Dance Sat 7/15 Gainesville GODS
Latin Dance Party at First Magnitude Brewing Company with La Calle Sat 7/15 Gainesville GDA
Steamin' up the Swamp Blues Dancing Sat 7/15 Gainesville Chad Big Dad
Blues Dancing Sat 7/15 Gainesville Chad Big Dad
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 7/16 Ocala Ocala Dance
Vintage Waltz Brunch Sun 7/16 Gainesville Waltz
Baila Caliente Sun 7/16 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gainesville Big Band at the Sweet Dreams Swing Dance Sun 7/16 Gainesville Chad Big Dad
Flamenco Fusion Sun 7/16 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 7/16 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 7/17 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 7/17 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 7/17 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 7/17 Gainesville SCAA
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 7/18 Gainesville Line Dancing
Ballroom Dance in Ocala Tue 7/18 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Tap with Chaya Tue 7/18 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 7/18 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 7/18 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Clogging Tue 7/18 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Flamenco Fusion and Pop Up Belly Dance Tue 7/18 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 7/18 Gainesville Scottish
Hip Hop for Adults Tue 7/18 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa Tue 7/18 Gainesville Mundial
Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos Wed 7/19 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
West Coast Swing Class Wed 7/19 Gainesville WCSJA
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 7/19 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 7/19 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 7/20 Gainesville GSC
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 7/20 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
West Coast Swing Nights in Ocala 6 of 6 Thu 7/20 Ocala Ocala Dance
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bolero Thu 7/20 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 7/20 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 7/20 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 7/20 Gainesville Mundial
International Folk Dancing Fri 7/21 Gainesville GIFD
Salsa Mundial Monthly Social Party Fri 7/21 Gainesville Mundial
Dancing at Cowboys in Ocala Fri 7/21 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 7/21 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Dance Party Sat 7/22 Gainesville ParrisDanc
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 7/23 Ocala Ocala Dance
Baila Caliente Sun 7/23 Gainesville Baila Calien
Flamenco Fusion Sun 7/23 Gainesville Najmah Nour
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 7/23 Gainesville UF Argentine
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 7/24 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 7/24 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 7/24 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 7/24 Gainesville SCAA
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 7/25 Gainesville Line Dancing
Tap with Chaya Tue 7/25 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 7/25 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 7/25 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Clogging Tue 7/25 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Flamenco Fusion and Pop Up Belly Dance Tue 7/25 Gainesville Najmah Nour
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 7/25 Gainesville Scottish
Hip Hop for Adults Tue 7/25 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa Tue 7/25 Gainesville Mundial
Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos Wed 7/26 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
West Coast Swing Class and Social Dance Wed 7/26 Gainesville WCSJA
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 7/26 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 7/26 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 7/27 Gainesville GSC
Swing Dancing at Depot Park Thu 7/27 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Bolero Thu 7/27 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 7/27 Gainesville TexasSwing
Jazz for Adults Thu 7/27 Gainseville IndepenDance
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 7/27 Gainesville Mundial
Art Walk Informal Inclusive Dance at Rosa B Williams Fri 7/28 Gainesville SwingDance
International Folk Dancing at ArtWalk Fri 7/28 Gainesville GIFD
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 7/28 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Dances of Universal Peace Sat 7/29 Gainesville Dances of Un
Open House Social Dance Practice, Swing, Salsa, Waltz, Rumba, Hustle, Argentine Tango with Andy Sat 7/29 Gainesville SwingDance
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 7/30 Ocala Ocala Dance
Advanced Contra Dance Sun 7/30 Gainesville GODS
Baila Caliente Sun 7/30 Gainesville Baila Calien
Flamenco Fusion Sun 7/30 Gainesville Najmah Nour
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 7/30 Gainesville UF Argentine
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck Sun 7/30 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 7/31 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 7/31 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 7/31 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Brazilian Samba de Gafieira and Forro Mon 7/31 Gainesville SCAA

2017


July 2017


Saturday 1 July 2017

World Dance Collective Featuring Omaris

Sat 7/01, 8. Omi's Tavern and Najmah Nour invite you to come enjoy a World Dance Collective of music and dancers. Come have dinner, or a drink while you enjoy an amazing live show of talented belly dancers. Show starts at 8pm sharp. Tables are getting reserved, come try our new menu this Saturday night. Call for reservations. Omi's Tavern in Suncenter, 101 SE 2 Place, Gainesville, 32601. 352-301-2269. Free. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [website][events]


Sunday 2 July 2017

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 7/02. 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 7/02, 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 7/02, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Sun 7/02, 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 7/02, 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 3 July 2017

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 5 of 6

Mon 7/03, 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 7/03, 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 7/03, 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 7/03, 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 7/03, 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 5 of 6

Mon 7/03, 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 4 July 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 7/04, 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 5 July 2017

West Coast Swing Class

Wed 7/05, 7-10 pm. New Beginner Swing dancing classes start this Wednesday. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month of July: Wed. July 5th - Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Wed. June 12th - Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Wed. June 19th - Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes Wed. June 26th - Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERME ... 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 - [more][email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 7/05, 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 7/05, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 6 July 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Thu 7/06, 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 5 of 6

Thu 7/06, 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 7/06, 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 4 of 6

Thu 7/06, 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 - Bolero

Thu 7/06, 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]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 7/06, 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 7/06, 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 and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 7/06, 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 7 July 2017

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 7/07, 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 8 July 2017

Pop Up Nia

Sat 7/08, 10-11:30 am. Intro to Nia class for everyone with Sarit Sela, certified Nia black belt instructor. All ages, levels of experience and fitness are welcome. Nia is an amazing fusion movement class that blends the best of dance, martial arts and yoga with cool music to create an easy to follow, true joyful experience to body and soul. $10 at the door. Bring a friend: $5 each. Cash or check only. Drop in's are welcome. 1325 NW 2 Street, Pofahl Dance Studio, Gainesville, 32605. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10 at the door. Bring a friend: $5 each. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Argentine Tango Milonga

Sat 7/08, 8-11 pm. 8 pm Lesson. 9 pm Dancing. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1st Street, Gainesville, 32606. Steve Littler, 352-226-1103. $10. Tango El Abrazo Milonga - [email][events]

Ballroom Dance Party

Sat 7/08, 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]

Baila Caliente Social

Sat 7/08, 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 9 July 2017

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 7/09. 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]

Vintage Waltz

Sun 7/09, 2-5 pm. As you may know, the City of Gainesville Dept. of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs has recently renovated the Rosa B Williams Community Center, so it is now the Rosa B Williams Dance Center, complete with sprung wood floor and sound system. And it is opening this weekend. See it here on YouTube https://youtu.be/eDEXYlXj2Z0 We have accepted their offer of a time slot this Sunday 2 to 5 pm to come and try out the Rosa B Williams Dance Center's main dance floor as our first waltz event there. The cost is only five dollars per person for up to three hours. Note that we are also still planning to hold our regular 3rd Sunday Waltz Brunch next Sunday July 16th at our regular time 10:30 to 1:30 pm. Watch for more information about our regular 3rd Sunday waltz brunch soon. So come on over this Sunday and join us. Bring your soft-soled dance shoes and water bottle. Optionally, bring a snack to share and your favorite waltz dance tunes. See you there Patrick Harrigan. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Patrick Harrigan. $5. Vintage Waltz - [website][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 7/09, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Sun 7/09, 6-7:15 pm. Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 7/09, 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]


Monday 10 July 2017

Hustle and West Coast Swing Intermediate with Andy 6 of 6

Mon 7/10, 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 7/10, 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 7/10, 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 7/10, 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 7/10, 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 6 of 6

Mon 7/10, 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 11 July 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 7/11, 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 7/11, 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 7/11, 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 7/11, 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 7/11, 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 7/11, 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 7/11, 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 7/11, 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 7/11, 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 12 July 2017

Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos

Wed 7/12, 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 7/12, 7-10 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month of July: Wed. July 5th - Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Wed. June 12th - Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Wed. June 19th - Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes Wed. June 26th - Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the ... 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 - [more][email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 7/12, 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 7/12, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 13 July 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Thu 7/13, 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 6 of 6

Thu 7/13, 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 7/13, 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 5 of 6

Thu 7/13, 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 - Bolero

Thu 7/13, 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]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 7/13, 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 7/13, 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 and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 7/13, 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 14 July 2017

International Folk Dancing

Fri 7/14, 7-10 pm. Dance at UUFG. UUFG, 4225 NW 34th Street, Gainesville, 32605. Julieta, 352-281-0428. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Contra Dance in Melrose

Fri 7/14, 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 7/14, 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 15 July 2017

Contra Dance

Sat 7/15, 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]

Latin Dance Party at First Magnitude Brewing Company with La Calle

Sat 7/15, 8 pm-12 am. Join us for our first ever, late night, Latin dance party, hosted by La Calle. The show will start at 8 pm and last until midnight. The band will be playing on our newly upgraded stage in the beer garden. Come ready to dance the night away with some terrific performers who are ready to make you move! You haven't seen a show like this in Gainesville in a long while. La Calle is a Latin/Pop band based in Central Florida with a high-energy, danceable interactive performance style. Their repertoire is designed with a wider demographic in mind, for English, Spanish & Portuguese speaking audiences alike. The group provides a great musical variety, with masterful song covers from Carlos Vives, Juan Luis Guerra, Marc Anthony, U2, Hector Lavoe, Don Omar and even unique Bachata arrangements of Beatles hits. Throughout their performances, the band is able to fully capture the essence of the popular dance and aerobic style, Zumba. Th ... First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville, 32601. $10. Gainesville Dance Association - [more][website][email][events]

Steamin' up the Swamp Blues Dancing

Sat 7/15, 8-11 pm. Blues Dance Night is back. Come enjoy the sultry, rhythmic sounds of Blues as you dance the night away with your friends. Refresh your thirst with a delicious cocktail from the bar. Admission is free. This event is 18+. 6th Street North, 4401 NW 6 Street, Gainesville, 32609. Chad Young. Chad Big Daddy Young Swing Time - [website][email][events]

Blues Dancing

Sat 7/15, 9. Blues Dance Night is back. Come enjoy the sultry, rhythmic sounds of Blues as you dance the night away with your friends. Refresh your thirst with a delicious cocktail from the bar. Admission is free. This event is 18+. 6th Street North, 4401 NW 6 Street, Gainesville, 32609. Chad Young. Chad Big Daddy Young Swing Time - [email][events]


Sunday 16 July 2017

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 7/16. 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]

Vintage Waltz Brunch

Sun 7/16, 10:30 am-1 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]

Baila Caliente

Sun 7/16, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Gainesville Big Band at the Sweet Dreams Swing Dance

Sun 7/16, 5. Treat yourself to sweets and dance to Gainesville's premier Big Band. Sweet Dreams Ice Cream, 3437 W University Avenue, Gainesville, 32607. Chad Young. Free. Chad Big Daddy Young Swing Time - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Sun 7/16, 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 7/16, 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 17 July 2017

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 7/17, 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 7/17, 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 7/17, 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 7/17, 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]


Tuesday 18 July 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 7/18, 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 7/18, 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 7/18, 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 7/18, 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 7/18, 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 7/18, 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 and Pop Up Belly Dance

Tue 7/18, 7-9 pm. 7 to 8 Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. 8 to 9 Belly dance. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 7/18, 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 7/18, 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 7/18, 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 19 July 2017

Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos

Wed 7/19, 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, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Class

Wed 7/19, 7-10 pm. New dancers get in free their first class. If you have been coming to our classes already, and bring someone new to our dances you get $5 off the months admission and they get in free. July Classes: We begin a new month of Beginner West Coast Swing classes, followed by Intermediate WCS. Our schedule for the month of July: Wed. July 5th - Class #1. Newbie Night Class fee due for Intermediate Wed. June 12th - Class #2 Beginner and Int WCS classes Wed. June 19th - Class #3 Beginner and Int WCS classes Wed. June 26th - Class Social Dance. (no lesson, just dancing) West Coast Wednesdays Schedule: 7:00 - 7:15pm Doors Open / Warm Up 7:15 - 8:00pm Beginner West Coast Swing 8:00 - 9:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing 9:00 - 10:00pm Open Social Dancing Admission Costs: - BEGINNER CLASS: Beginner class may pay per night: $5 for the 7:15-8:00pm Beginner Class. - INTERMEDIATE CLASS: $40 per month due at the first class of the ... 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 - [more][email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 7/19, 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 7/19, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 20 July 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Thu 7/20, 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 7/20, 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 6 of 6

Thu 7/20, 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 - Bolero

Thu 7/20, 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]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 7/20, 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 7/20, 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 and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 7/20, 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 21 July 2017

International Folk Dancing

Fri 7/21, 7-10 pm. UUFG, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $4 donation for rent. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [website][email][events]

Salsa Mundial Monthly Social Party

Fri 7/21, 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]

Dancing at Cowboys in Ocala

Fri 7/21, 8-10 pm. Cowboys Station, 718 S Pine Avenue, Ocala, 34471. Brittany Cox. USA Dance Ocala - [website][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 7/21, 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 22 July 2017

Ballroom Dance Party

Sat 7/22, 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 23 July 2017

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 7/23. 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 7/23, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Sun 7/23, 6-7:15 pm. Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 7/23, 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]


Monday 24 July 2017

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 7/24, 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 7/24, 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 7/24, 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 7/24, 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]


Tuesday 25 July 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 7/25, 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 7/25, 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 7/25, 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 7/25, 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 7/25, 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 and Pop Up Belly Dance

Tue 7/25, 7-9 pm. 7 to 8 Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. 8 to 9 Belly dance. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 7/25, 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 7/25, 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 7/25, 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 26 July 2017

Irish Dance Summer Series Sean Nos

Wed 7/26, 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, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Class and Social Dance

Wed 7/26, 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 7/26, 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 7/26, 8-10 pm. 8pm - 9pm Bachata. 9pm - 10pm Salsa. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Thursday 27 July 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Thu 7/27, 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 7/27, 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 - Bolero

Thu 7/27, 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]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 7/27, 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 7/27, 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 and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 7/27, 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 28 July 2017

Art Walk Informal Inclusive Dance at Rosa B Williams

Fri 7/28, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing at ArtWalk

Fri 7/28, 7:30-10 pm. Meet behind Hippodrome. Gainesville, L. Julieta, 352-281-0428. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 7/28, 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 29 July 2017

Dances of Universal Peace

Sat 7/29, 7. Multi-Cultural Immersion in Joy. Everyone joins in the singing & dancing accompanied by live music provided by Khalika Rebecca Pethes, David Willkomm, Isabel Coutts, Haqqiqa McRee, Scott Kessler, & Joe Howard. Words & easy steps are taught in the moment by DiAnahita, a leader certified by Dances of Universal Peace International. Singing in ancient languages, with a universal spirit, we will participate in dances inspired by Hawaiian, Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, & Sufi sacred phrases, creating group harmony & Raising Joy! Suggested Donation $10. Thomas Center Galleries, 302 NE 6 Avenue, Gainesville, 32601. Diana Kanoy. Dances of Universal Peace - Gainesville - [website][email][events]

Open House Social Dance Practice, Swing, Salsa, Waltz, Rumba, Hustle, Argentine Tango with Andy

Sat 7/29, 8. Come out for a casual evening of social dancing practice with an eclectic variety of music to dance to for West Coast Swing, Salsa, Lindy, Hustle, Waltz, Rumba, Argentine Tango. Informal instruction available by request. Have some fun, try something new, dance, socialize. Just $5 for the room fee. Support provided by the City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department – a CAPRA accredited agency. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $5 for room fee. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]


Sunday 30 July 2017

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 7/30. 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]

Advanced Contra Dance

Sun 7/30, 4-7 pm. 2:45 Waltz. 3:30 Beginners lesson, a half hour before the contra dance starts. No partner needed. Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes to protect the floor. Thelma 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 7/30, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

Flamenco Fusion

Sun 7/30, 6-7:15 pm. Flamenco Fusion combines contemporary, flamenco and middle eastern dances. Hip Moves Studio, Gainesville, 32603. Najmah Nour Bellydance - [email][events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 7/30, 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 7/30, 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 31 July 2017

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 7/31, 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 7/31, 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 7/31, 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 7/31, 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]

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