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Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Irish Dance

Nia Holistic Movement

Lyrical Ballet

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

2

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

International Folk Dancing

Swing N Motion with Robert

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

3

Swing Dance Class and Social

Argentine Tango Papirusa Milonga

Dancing at Cowboys in Ocala - confirm

4

Newberry Fall Festival

Baila Caliente Social

5

Nia Holistic Movement

Fall Ballroom Dance Showcase

Contra Dance

Baila Caliente

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

UF Argentine Tango Class

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm

6

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Ballroom

Israeli Dancing with Cyd

7

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Scottish Country Dancing

Swing N Motion with Robert

Salsa

8

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Irish Dance

Lyrical Ballet

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

9

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

International Folk Dancing

Swing N Motion with Robert

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

10

Contra Dance in Melrose

Swing Dance Class and Social

Argentine Tango Milonga Tardecito with Adam and Cigdem

11

Argentine Tango Workshop with Adam and Cigdem

Ballroom Dance Remembering Rena DeRoechmont and Steve Rothstein

Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo

12

Dance for Kindness

Argentine Tango Workshop with Adam and Cigdem

Kizomba 3 Hour Workshop

Baila Caliente

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

UF Argentine Tango Class

13

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Ballroom

Israeli Dancing with Andy

14

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 5

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Scottish Country Dancing

Swing N Motion with Robert

Salsa

15

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Irish Dance

Nia Holistic Movement

West Coast Swing Social Dance Retro Night

Lyrical Ballet

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

16

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 1 of 3

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Social Dancing with Andy

International Folk Dancing

Swing N Motion with Robert

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

17

Swing Dance Class and Social

18

Dancing Under the Stars

Contra Dance

19

Nia Holistic Movement

Vintage Waltz

Baila Caliente

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

UF Argentine Tango Class

Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm

20

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Ballroom

Israeli Dancing with Andy

21

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 2 of 4

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Scottish Country Dancing

Swing N Motion with Robert

Salsa

22

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Nia Holistic Movement

Lyrical Ballet

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

23
24
25

Ballroom Dance Party

26

Nia Holistic Movement

Baila Caliente

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

UF Argentine Tango Class

27

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

English Country Dancing

Clogging for Adults

Ballroom

Israeli Dancing with Andy

28

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 3 of 4

Tap with Chaya

Grand Squares

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen

Scottish Country Dancing

Swing N Motion with Robert

Salsa

29

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Irish Dance

Nia Holistic Movement

Lyrical Ballet

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa

30

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 2 of 3

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Dancing Through the Decades

Social Dancing with Andy

International Folk Dancing

Swing N Motion with Robert

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Wed 11/01 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Wed 11/01 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Nia Holistic Movement Wed 11/01 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Lyrical Ballet Wed 11/01 Gainseville Dance 352
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 11/01 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 11/01 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 11/02 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 11/02 Gainesville GIFD
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 11/02 Gainesville TexasSwing
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 11/02 Gainesville Mundial
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 11/03 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Argentine Tango Papirusa Milonga Fri 11/03 Gainesville Papirusa
Dancing at Cowboys in Ocala - confirm Fri 11/03 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Newberry Fall Festival Sat 11/04 Newberry GDA
Baila Caliente Social Sat 11/04 Gainesville Baila Calien
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 11/05 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Fall Ballroom Dance Showcase Sun 11/05 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Contra Dance Sun 11/05 Gainesville GODS
Baila Caliente Sun 11/05 Gainesville Baila Calien
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 11/05 Ocala Ocala Dance
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 11/05 Gainesville UF Argentine
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm Sun 11/05 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 11/06 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 11/06 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 11/06 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Ballroom Mon 11/06 Gainseville Dance 352
Israeli Dancing with Cyd Mon 11/06 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 11/07 Gainesville Line Dancing
Ballroom Dance in Ocala Tue 11/07 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Tap with Chaya Tue 11/07 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 11/07 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 11/07 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 11/07 Gainesville Scottish
Swing N Motion with Robert Tue 11/07 Gainesville TexasSwing
Salsa Tue 11/07 Gainesville Mundial
Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Wed 11/08 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Wed 11/08 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Lyrical Ballet Wed 11/08 Gainseville Dance 352
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 11/08 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 11/08 Gainesville Baila Calien
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 11/09 Gainesville GSC
International Folk Dancing Thu 11/09 Gainesville GIFD
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 11/09 Gainesville TexasSwing
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 11/09 Gainesville Mundial
Contra Dance in Melrose Fri 11/10 Gainesville GODS
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 11/10 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Argentine Tango Milonga Tardecito with Adam and Cigdem Fri 11/10 Gainesville UF Argentine
Argentine Tango Workshop with Adam and Cigdem Sat 11/11 Gainesville UF Argentine
Ballroom Dance Remembering Rena DeRoechmont and Steve Rothstein Sat 11/11 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo Sat 11/11 Gainesville Tango El Abr
Dance for Kindness Sun 11/12 Gainesville SwingDance
Argentine Tango Workshop with Adam and Cigdem Sun 11/12 Gainesville UF Argentine
Kizomba 3 Hour Workshop Sun 11/12 Gainesville GDA
Baila Caliente Sun 11/12 Gainesville Baila Calien
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 11/12 Ocala Ocala Dance
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 11/12 Gainesville UF Argentine
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 11/13 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 11/13 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 11/13 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Ballroom Mon 11/13 Gainseville Dance 352
Israeli Dancing with Andy Mon 11/13 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 11/14 Gainesville Line Dancing
Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 5 Tue 11/14 Gainesville SwingDance
Tap with Chaya Tue 11/14 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 11/14 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 11/14 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 11/14 Gainesville Scottish
Swing N Motion with Robert Tue 11/14 Gainesville TexasSwing
Salsa Tue 11/14 Gainesville Mundial
Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Wed 11/15 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Wed 11/15 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Nia Holistic Movement Wed 11/15 Gainesville Nia Holistic
West Coast Swing Social Dance Retro Night Wed 11/15 Gainesville WCSJA
Lyrical Ballet Wed 11/15 Gainseville Dance 352
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 11/15 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 11/15 Gainesville Baila Calien
Senior Line Dancing with Andy 1 of 3 Thu 11/16 Gainesville GDA
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 11/16 Gainesville GSC
Social Dancing with Andy Thu 11/16 Gainesville SwingDance
International Folk Dancing Thu 11/16 Gainesville GIFD
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 11/16 Gainesville TexasSwing
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 11/16 Gainesville Mundial
Swing Dance Class and Social Fri 11/17 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Dancing Under the Stars Sat 11/18 Gainesville UF Swing Dan
Contra Dance Sat 11/18 Gainesville GODS
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 11/19 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Vintage Waltz Sun 11/19 Gainesville Waltz
Baila Caliente Sun 11/19 Gainesville Baila Calien
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 11/19 Ocala Ocala Dance
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 11/19 Gainesville UF Argentine
Ecstatic Dance Plus Gong and Potluck - confirm Sun 11/19 Gainesville Aurora Heali
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 11/20 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 11/20 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 11/20 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Ballroom Mon 11/20 Gainseville Dance 352
Israeli Dancing with Andy Mon 11/20 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 11/21 Gainesville Line Dancing
Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 2 of 4 Tue 11/21 Gainesville SwingDance
Ballroom Dance in Ocala Tue 11/21 Ocala USA Dance Oc
Tap with Chaya Tue 11/21 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 11/21 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 11/21 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 11/21 Gainesville Scottish
Swing N Motion with Robert Tue 11/21 Gainesville TexasSwing
Salsa Tue 11/21 Gainesville Mundial
Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Wed 11/22 Gainseville Dance 352
Nia Holistic Movement Wed 11/22 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Lyrical Ballet Wed 11/22 Gainseville Dance 352
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 11/22 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 11/22 Gainesville Baila Calien
Ballroom Dance Party Sat 11/25 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Nia Holistic Movement Sun 11/26 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Baila Caliente Sun 11/26 Gainesville Baila Calien
West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala Sun 11/26 Ocala Ocala Dance
UF Argentine Tango Class Sun 11/26 Gainesville UF Argentine
Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa Mon 11/27 Gainesville GSC
English Country Dancing Mon 11/27 Gainesville ECD
Clogging for Adults Mon 11/27 Gainesville Hogtown Heel
Ballroom Mon 11/27 Gainseville Dance 352
Israeli Dancing with Andy Mon 11/27 Gainesville IDanceAW
Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen Tue 11/28 Gainesville Line Dancing
Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 3 of 4 Tue 11/28 Gainesville SwingDance
Tap with Chaya Tue 11/28 Gainesville Ayurveda Alt
Grand Squares Tue 11/28 Gainesville Grand Square
Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen Tue 11/28 Gainesville ParrisDanc
Scottish Country Dancing Tue 11/28 Gainesville Scottish
Swing N Motion with Robert Tue 11/28 Gainesville TexasSwing
Salsa Tue 11/28 Gainesville Mundial
Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Wed 11/29 Gainseville Dance 352
Irish Dance Wed 11/29 Gainesville Inisheer Iri
Nia Holistic Movement Wed 11/29 Gainesville Nia Holistic
Lyrical Ballet Wed 11/29 Gainseville Dance 352
Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults Wed 11/29 Gainseville IndepenDance
Baila Caliente Bachata and Salsa Wed 11/29 Gainesville Baila Calien
Senior Line Dancing with Andy 2 of 3 Thu 11/30 Gainesville GDA
Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata Thu 11/30 Gainesville GSC
Dancing Through the Decades Thu 11/30 Gainesville GDA
Social Dancing with Andy Thu 11/30 Gainesville SwingDance
International Folk Dancing Thu 11/30 Gainesville GIFD
Swing N Motion with Robert Thu 11/30 Gainesville TexasSwing
Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial Thu 11/30 Gainesville Mundial

2017


November 2017


Wednesday 1 November 2017

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Wed 11/01, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karin Baker. Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance is for dancers of all shapes, ages, sizes, and genders. tribal Fusion Belly Dance is a modern Western form of belly dance.Artists frequently incorporate elements from Popping, Hip Hop, Egyptian or Cabaret belly dance, as well as movement principles from traditional forms such as Flamenco, Kathak, Odissi, and other folkloric and classical dance styles. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance

Wed 11/01, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement

Wed 11/01, 6-7 pm. Nia's philosophy is: "Through Movement We Find Health." Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Lyrical Ballet

Wed 11/01, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 11/01, 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 11/01, 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 2 November 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Thu 11/02, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm Bachata. Stephen C. O'Connell Center, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 11/02, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $5. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 11/02, 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]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 11/02, 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 3 November 2017

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 11/03, 7:30-11 pm. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. J. Wayne Reitz Union, 655 Reitz Union Drive, Gainesville, 32611. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Argentine Tango Papirusa Milonga

Fri 11/03, 8-11 pm. 8:00 Lesson 8:30 Dancing Feel free to bring your own drink and favorite snacks to perfect the night. DJ: Andrea Pham. Free parking around the building. We look forward to seeing you and sharing the embrace with you. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Andrea Pham. $10, $5 students. Argentine Tango Papirusa - [email][events]

Dancing at Cowboys in Ocala - confirm

Fri 11/03, 8-11 pm. Join us for a fun night of dancing: Country 2-Step, West Coast Swing, Waltz, Night Club 2-Step etc. Cowboys Station, 718 S Pine Avenue, Ocala, 34471. Brittany Cox. USA Dance Ocala - [website][events]


Saturday 4 November 2017

Newberry Fall Festival

Sat 11/04, 10 am-12:30 pm. This year's Newberry Fall Festival features a number of dance groups from around the area. We start off with an Irish Dance group from Hogan's School of Irish Dance at 10:00 AM. Then the Dazzlers from UF will Dazzle us with a performance. Following their performance the Dazzlers will assist with a children's Fall Craft inside the library. At 11:30 a group from the Gainesville International Folk Dancers will perform. At 12:00 PM we will have the Southern Rhythm Cloggers, who have twice been Clogger National Champions! Finally, at 12:30 we have a dance group from IndenpenDANCE Studio in Gainesville. Newberry Branch Library, Newberry. Free. Gainesville Dance Association - [events]

Baila Caliente Social

Sat 11/04, 9:30 pm-2:30 am. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. $7. Baila Caliente - [email][events]


Sunday 5 November 2017

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 11/05, 10-11 am. Nia's philosophy is: "Through Movement We Find Health." Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Fall Ballroom Dance Showcase

Sun 11/05, 12:30-6 pm. An afternoon of dance performances and general dancing for everyone. Limited seating, get your tickets early. General admission is $25 and VIP is $35. Includes admission, lunch, and lots of fun. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [email][events]

Contra Dance

Sun 11/05, 4-7 pm. Waltzing at 2:45 pm. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [website][email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 11/05, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30 pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 11/05, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 11/05, 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 - confirm

Sun 11/05, 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 6 November 2017

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 11/06, 6. 6 pm LA style salsa. 7:15 pm Casino style. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 11/06, 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 11/06, 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]

Ballroom

Mon 11/06, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Cyd

Mon 11/06, 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 7 November 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 11/07, 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 11/07, 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 11/07, 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 11/07, 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 11/07, 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]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 11/07, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Tue 11/07, 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]

Salsa

Tue 11/07, 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 8 November 2017

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Wed 11/08, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karin Baker. Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance is for dancers of all shapes, ages, sizes, and genders. tribal Fusion Belly Dance is a modern Western form of belly dance.Artists frequently incorporate elements from Popping, Hip Hop, Egyptian or Cabaret belly dance, as well as movement principles from traditional forms such as Flamenco, Kathak, Odissi, and other folkloric and classical dance styles. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance

Wed 11/08, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Lyrical Ballet

Wed 11/08, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 11/08, 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 11/08, 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 9 November 2017

Gator Salsa Club Casino and Bachata

Thu 11/09, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm Bachata. Stephen C. O'Connell Center, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 11/09, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $5. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 11/09, 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]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 11/09, 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 10 November 2017

Contra Dance in Melrose

Fri 11/10, 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 11/10, 7:30-11 pm. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. J. Wayne Reitz Union, 655 Reitz Union Drive, Gainesville, 32611. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]

Argentine Tango Milonga Tardecito with Adam and Cigdem

Fri 11/10, 9 pm-12 am. Afternoon is hosting an Argentine Tango night. We are excited to invite dancers and the public to enjoy a night of Argentina Tango. Please come and enjoy beautiful music, delicious natural wine, and warm embraces. Hosted by the Argentine Tango Club at UF and Nico Mazza as part of UF Tango Weekend. Adam Ashton Hoopengardner and Cigdem Tanik from New York City will performing for this inagural event and teaching workshops at Curia on the drag both Saturday and Sunday. More info to come soon on this. Thanks to sponsorship from the UF student government, this event will be free to all UF students. There will be a cover of $10 to dancers who wish to participate in the milonga and free to those who wish to watch, listen, drink and enjoy, and hopefully be tempted to start dancing Argentine Tango. Afternoon Restaurant, 231 NW 10 Avenue, Gainesville. UF Argentine Tango Club - [email][events]


Saturday 11 November 2017

Argentine Tango Workshop with Adam and Cigdem

Sat 11/11, 2-5 pm. 2:00 to 3:15 Musical Pivots 3:45 to 5:00 Boleos All workshops free to UF students Regular Pricing Individual Workshops $15 Three Workshops Including Milonga $40 Non-UF Student Pricing Individual Workshops $10 Three Workshops Including Milonga $25. The Limin Room in the Curia Complex, 2029 NW 6th Street, Gainesville. UF Argentine Tango Club - [website][email][events]

Ballroom Dance Remembering Rena DeRoechmont and Steve Rothstein

Sat 11/11, 7:30-10:30 pm. Doors open at 7:30, Free lesson at 7:45pm, dancing to follow. Parris Dance will be remembering Rena DeRochemont & Steve Rothstein who had birthdays in November & also celebrating Veteran's Day. Steve was a board member & very active with the St. Francis House. Wear red, it was Rena's & Steve's favorite color. Cost is $12/person with a non perishable food item or $15/person. The extra proceeds & food will be going to the St. Francis House. We'll have a 50/50 raffle as well to go towards Melanoma Research in honor of Rena. Please join us for two great causes & help celebrate their lives. This is the season for giving & being thankful for everything we have. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32608. Ray Parris, 352-375-7763. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [website][email][events]

Argentine Tango Milonga El Abrazo

Sat 11/11, 8-11 pm. Thank you to every one who supported us at our last milonga in October with Alejandro Pinzon which was a big success and he will be back in December by popular demand! This month we are proud to welcome special guest artists Adam & Ciko from NYC for a pre-milonga class, and guest DJing. This is in addition to their appearance at the UF Tango Weekend Nov 10-12. This fresh, exciting young couple from NYC have been teaching and performing around the globe for over 10 years. Thanks to Nico Mazza who discovered them in NY and loved them so much, for bringing them to Gainesville now for the second time. Programming this month: 8:00 to 9:00 Musicality and Floor Craft 9:00 to 12:00 Milonga DJed by Adam Also be aware that they are here all weekend for the UF Tango Weekend, Friday through Sunday afternoon and you are invited to a welcome milonga and performance at the Afternoon restaurant on Friday night at 9 pm and workshops ... Hip Moves Fitness Studio, 708 NW 23 Avenue, Gainesville, 32609. Steve Littler, 352-226-1103. Tango El Abrazo Milonga - [more][website][email][events]


Sunday 12 November 2017

Dance for Kindness

Sun 11/12, 10 am-1 pm. 6th Annual WorldWide Dance for Kindness Life Vest Inside (LVI) is a worldwide non-profit organization that inspires, empowers and educates people of all backgrounds to lead a life of kindness. Every year, to kick off World Kindness Week, LVI organizes Dance for Kindness, a WorldWide FreezeMob, FlashMob, in honor of World Kindness Day, showing that regardless of the differences in race, religion, ethnicity culture and background - the common thread that unites us all is kindness. Our event last year took place in over 120 cities, 50 countries with over 12,000 participants. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5sJLzJoQH6o Join LVI and thousands of others around the globe as we wave Our Flags united in a Dance for Kindness. Plus, during World Kindness Week be sure to head to our site and pledge your act of kindness. To register for updates and learn more about the event visit: http://www.lifevestinside.com/dfk/. Flavet Field, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32601. Swing Dance Gainesville - [website][events]

Argentine Tango Workshop with Adam and Cigdem

Sun 11/12, 2 pm-3:15 am. 2:00 to 3:15 Milonga All workshops free to UF students Regular Pricing Individual Workshops $15 Three Workshops Including Milonga $40 Non-UF Student Pricing Individual Workshops $10 Three Workshops Including Milonga $25. The Limin Room in the Curia Complex, 2029 NW 6th Street, Gainesville. UF Argentine Tango Club - [website][email][events]

Kizomba 3 Hour Workshop

Sun 11/12, 2-5 pm. Based in Tampa FL Maria AKA Kizomba Chick travels the world to share her passion and knowledge with her students. Being the first person to bring Kizomba to Florida, Maria continues growing and assisting to grow beginner kizomba communities throught the state. As always Maria comes with new techniques, combinations and overall excitement to promoting and teaching KIZOMBA to new comers and confident dancers. If you have been to her workshops then you know the passion and quality she teaches with. Absolute beginners are welcome to sign up yet much prefered you know your basics by attending your locally offered Kizomba classes at least a few times. Cost: $25 first five passes $30 early bird ends Nov 2 $40 regular ends Nov 11 $50 at the door. 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32609-3634. Maria Ivanova. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 11/12, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30 pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 11/12, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 11/12, 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 13 November 2017

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 11/13, 6. 6 pm LA style salsa. 7:15 pm Casino style. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 11/13, 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 11/13, 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]

Ballroom

Mon 11/13, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Mon 11/13, 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 14 November 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 11/14, 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]

Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 1 of 5

Tue 11/14, 5-9:30 pm. 5 pm Hustle, by request only 6:30 pm West Coast Swing 7:30 pm Salsa 8:30 pm Argentine Tango Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. On Tuesday nights, we go at a pace for beginner dancers. Intermediate dancers are encouraged 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. 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, because we want you to dance more and learn faster. Cost: $60 for 5 week series, or $15 drop-in, or $5 student If financial considerations are keeping you for dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

Tap with Chaya

Tue 11/14, 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 11/14, 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 11/14, 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]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 11/14, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Tue 11/14, 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]

Salsa

Tue 11/14, 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 15 November 2017

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Wed 11/15, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karin Baker. Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance is for dancers of all shapes, ages, sizes, and genders. tribal Fusion Belly Dance is a modern Western form of belly dance.Artists frequently incorporate elements from Popping, Hip Hop, Egyptian or Cabaret belly dance, as well as movement principles from traditional forms such as Flamenco, Kathak, Odissi, and other folkloric and classical dance styles. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance

Wed 11/15, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement

Wed 11/15, 6-7 pm. Nia's philosophy is: "Through Movement We Find Health." Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Social Dance Retro Night

Wed 11/15, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, Gainesville, 32605. Josh Angel, 352-514-4238. West Coast Swing with Josh Angel - [email][events]

Lyrical Ballet

Wed 11/15, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 11/15, 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 11/15, 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 16 November 2017

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 1 of 3

Thu 11/16, 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 and Bachata

Thu 11/16, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm Bachata. Stephen C. O'Connell Center, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Social Dancing with Andy

Thu 11/16, 6:30-8:30 pm. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $10. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 11/16, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $5. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 11/16, 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]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 11/16, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Jose, 888-616-4786. Salsa Mundial - [email][events]


Friday 17 November 2017

Swing Dance Class and Social

Fri 11/17, 7:30-11 pm. Free lesson followed by open dancing. All ages welcome. No partner necessary. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Avenue, Gainesville. Free. UF Swing Dance Club - [email][events]


Saturday 18 November 2017

Dancing Under the Stars

Sat 11/18, 6-9 pm. Put on your dancing shoes, grab a date and join us at Depot Park for a night under the stars! There will be lessons, lights (and stars) music, photos and a good time, you don't want to miss out! Beginner lessons will start at 6pm and go until 7pm. Social dancing will begin after lessons from 7pm-9pm. Pricing: Lessons $5 per person. Dance ticket $5 per person. Discount: come with a friend and pay $15 together and save $5 for lessons and the dance. Tickets can be purchased at the event. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Avenue, Gainesville, 32501. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][email][events]

Contra Dance

Sat 11/18, 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]


Sunday 19 November 2017

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 11/19, 10-11 am. Nia's philosophy is: "Through Movement We Find Health." Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Vintage Waltz

Sun 11/19, 2-5 pm. Invite a new dancer. Bring a friend. First time attendees get in free. Otherwise, $5 students. $10 adults. Please wear non-scuff shoes in the building to protect the fine dance floor. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville, 32601. Patrick Harrigan. $10, $5 students. Vintage Waltz - [website][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 11/19, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30 pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 11/19, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 11/19, 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 - confirm

Sun 11/19, 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 20 November 2017

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 11/20, 6. 6 pm LA style salsa. 7:15 pm Casino style. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 11/20, 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 11/20, 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]

Ballroom

Mon 11/20, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Mon 11/20, 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 21 November 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 11/21, 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]

Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 2 of 4

Tue 11/21, 5-9:30 pm. 5 pm Hustle, by request only 7:00 pm West Coast Swing 8:00 pm Salsa 9:00 pm Argentine Tango Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. On Tuesday nights, we go at a pace for beginner dancers. Intermediate dancers are encouraged 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. 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, because we want you to dance more and learn faster. Cost: $60 for 5 week series, or $15 drop-in, or $5 student If financial considerations are keeping you for dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

Ballroom Dance in Ocala

Tue 11/21, 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 11/21, 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 11/21, 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 11/21, 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]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 11/21, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Tue 11/21, 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]

Salsa

Tue 11/21, 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]


Wednesday 22 November 2017

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Wed 11/22, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karin Baker. Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance is for dancers of all shapes, ages, sizes, and genders. tribal Fusion Belly Dance is a modern Western form of belly dance.Artists frequently incorporate elements from Popping, Hip Hop, Egyptian or Cabaret belly dance, as well as movement principles from traditional forms such as Flamenco, Kathak, Odissi, and other folkloric and classical dance styles. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement

Wed 11/22, 6-7 pm. Nia's philosophy is: "Through Movement We Find Health." Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Lyrical Ballet

Wed 11/22, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 11/22, 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 11/22, 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]


Saturday 25 November 2017

Ballroom Dance Party

Sat 11/25, 8-10:30 pm. 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 26 November 2017

Nia Holistic Movement

Sun 11/26, 10-11 am. Nia's philosophy is: "Through Movement We Find Health." Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Baila Caliente

Sun 11/26, 4:30-7:30 pm. 4:30 Dance Variety. 5:45 - 7:30 pm Social Dancing. Studio C, 1925 NW 2 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Baila Caliente, 352-871-7244. Baila Caliente - [email][events]

West Coast Swing Dance in Ocala

Sun 11/26, 5:30-8:30 pm. Join us this Sunday for our usual Sunday Class and Dance. Paul Fairbanks, our regular instructor will be teaching once again in Ocala. Build a solid foundation gaining more knowledge of West Coast Swing concepts and patterns at our West Coast Swing Group class. Stay and practice at our usual social dance, which continues until everyone is done dancing. The more you dance, the better you get. Dancing is fun. No Partner needed, casual attire, flat or low heeled shoes for ladies is best for this dance. Beginner Class 5:30 PM Group Class 6:00 PM Social Dance 7:00 PM Join us afterwards for even more fabulous fun. Afterwards, we usually go nearby to Logan’s Roadhouse, where we hang out and eat and drink a little something, talk more about dancing and other stuff. Admission for lesson and dance is $10. PM Respiratory, 3306 SW 26 Ave, Suite 402, Ocala. Carol Smith. Ocala West Coast Swing - [events]

UF Argentine Tango Class

Sun 11/26, 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 27 November 2017

Gator Salsa Club LA Style and Casino Salsa

Mon 11/27, 6. 6 pm LA style salsa. 7:15 pm Casino style. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

English Country Dancing

Mon 11/27, 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 11/27, 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]

Ballroom

Mon 11/27, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32601. 407-683-3841. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Israeli Dancing with Andy

Mon 11/27, 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 28 November 2017

Line Dancing with Terrie Nielsen

Tue 11/28, 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]

Hustle, West Coast Swing, Salsa and Argentine Tango with Andy 3 of 4

Tue 11/28, 5-9:30 pm. 5 pm Hustle, by request only 6:30 pm West Coast Swing 7:30 pm Salsa 8:30 pm Argentine Tango Each class is one hour and consists of both instruction and dancing. On Tuesday nights, we go at a pace for beginner dancers. Intermediate dancers are encouraged 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. 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, because we want you to dance more and learn faster. Cost: $60 for 5 week series, or $15 drop-in, or $5 student If financial considerations are keeping you for dancing, contact me. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

Tap with Chaya

Tue 11/28, 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 11/28, 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 11/28, 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]

Scottish Country Dancing

Tue 11/28, 7-9:30 pm. At a private home. Contact us for directions. Gainesville. Norma Wilson. Gainesville Scottish Country Dancers - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Tue 11/28, 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]

Salsa

Tue 11/28, 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 29 November 2017

Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Wed 11/29, 6-7 pm. Teacher Karin Baker. Beginner Tribal Fusion Belly Dance is for dancers of all shapes, ages, sizes, and genders. tribal Fusion Belly Dance is a modern Western form of belly dance.Artists frequently incorporate elements from Popping, Hip Hop, Egyptian or Cabaret belly dance, as well as movement principles from traditional forms such as Flamenco, Kathak, Odissi, and other folkloric and classical dance styles. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Irish Dance

Wed 11/29, 6-9 pm. 6 pm Sean Nos. 7 pm Set Dancing. 8 pm Performance Class. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville, 32601. Piper Call, 352-327-1090. Inisheer Irish Dance Company - [email][events]

Nia Holistic Movement

Wed 11/29, 6-7 pm. Nia's philosophy is: "Through Movement We Find Health." Nia fitness is based on the idea that exercise should feel good inside and out. Nia is a cardio dance group fitness class that incorporates martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. As an ongoing practice, Nia promotes mindfulness, holistic fitness and well-being. Nia empowers people of all shapes and sizes to connect to their body, mind, emotions and spirit by paying attention to sensation. This one-hour class is perfect for all levels of experience and fitness. Parking is available at the back of the building Wear comfortable movement clothes. Bring a bottle of water. You are encouraged to be practice Nia barefoot. First class is free. Come with a friend: both of you enjoy a free class. Visionary Crossfit, 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, 32601. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. $10. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Lyrical Ballet

Wed 11/29, 7:10-8:10 pm. Teacher Howard Anderson. 2512 NE 1 Blvd, Suite 500, Gainseville, 32608. Shay Smith, 352-283-1603. Dance 352 - [email][events]

Ballet, Contemporary and Modern for Adults

Wed 11/29, 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 11/29, 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 30 November 2017

Senior Line Dancing with Andy 2 of 3

Thu 11/30, 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 and Bachata

Thu 11/30, 6. 6 pm Casino style. 7:15 pm Bachata. Stephen C. O'Connell Center, UF Campus, Gainesville, 32601. Gator Salsa Club. Free. Gator Salsa Club - [email][events]

Dancing Through the Decades

Thu 11/30, 6:30-10 pm. Dust off your dancing shoes and dress from your favorite decade. We will dance the night away to benefit the UF Health PALS Thrive Program. The PALS Thrive program is a suicide, violence prevention and anti-bullying program that was created in 2000 by two courageous local students in response to the Columbine shooting. Their idea of No One Sits Alone has grown into what we now call PALS Thrive; a program supported by graduate students in psychology and counseling, supervised by licensed professionals. They provide free mental health services, leadership and prevention programs in local schools. Senior Recreation Center, 5701 NW 34 Street, Gainesville, 32605. Gainesville Dance Association - [website][events]

Social Dancing with Andy

Thu 11/30, 6:30-8:30 pm. Congregation B'nai Israel, around the left side in the social hall, 3830 NW 16 Blvd, Gainesville, 32605. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $10. Swing Dance Gainesville - [email][events]

International Folk Dancing

Thu 11/30, 7-10 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 Street, Gainesville. Julieta, 352-281-0428. $5. Gainesville International Folk Dancers - [email][events]

Swing N Motion with Robert

Thu 11/30, 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]

Salsa and Bachata with Salsa Mundial

Thu 11/30, 7:30-9:30 pm. Salsa Class: Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm Bachata Class: Thursday 8:30-9:30 pm. Rosa B Williams Dance Center, 524 NW 1 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]

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