PT Dance Calendar

28 Jan. (Sat.) Tess Teel, Queens and Aces Dance at the Port Townsend American Legion (plus, waltz/foxtrot/Lindy hop demo dances!)


where: 209 Monroe Street, Port Townsend
when: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
venue: big dance floor
All are invited as the Legion’s guests
No cover; we’ll have a donation jar up front.

For those who want dance-step variety, Tess Teel/Queens & Aces provides that variety.

Also, Waltz Demo Dance by Matej Urban and Elizabeth Vigo
and Foxtrot/Lindy Hop Demo Dance by Jan Urban and Mary Schweiger.

Elizabeth Vigo and Matej Urban

–source: https://mgshieldspost26.org/dances-at-the-legion/
last accessed 24 Jan. 2023.
(note: A new website for the Port Townsend American Legion is under construction; it will be at https://ptal26.org, as of 1 Feb. 2023.)

6 Feb. USA Dance Kitsap’s Tango Lessons Start (Bremerton)
– when: 6, 13, 20, and 27 Feb., from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
– where: Bremerton Masonic Hall, 878 5th Street, Bremerton
– cost: USA Dance members – $40 (includes all 4 lessons), non-member – $50, drop in – $15 per lesson, student (with ID) – $5 per lesson|
– instructor: Christine Luders
     MRM note: Christine Luders is an outstanding instructor. She is a Certified, Professional Ballroom Dance Instructor who specializes in youth and adult social and competitive dancing and who teaches group & private lessons, formation teams, and amateur couples. Dance forms include American Style Ballroom, rhythm, and club dances as well as International Standard.
     ⸺ source: USA Dance Kitsap board meeting, 15 Jan. 2023. Eventually this information will be posted to USA Dance Chapter #1025, http://www.usadancekitsap.org/

11 Feb. (Saturday), Bread & Gravy
– Time: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
– Where: Port Townsend American Legion, 209 Monroe Street.
– All are invited. Please be our guest.
– No cover. A donation jar will be available at the entrance to the Legion.
— source:    https://ptal26.org (accessed 21 Jan. 2022)

12 Feb. (Sun.) Sequim Valentine’s Dance
Be Our Valentine Stardust Big Band Dance & Concert
– When: 12 Feb. (Sun.), 6 p.m.
– Where: Sequim
(I presume that this dance will be at the Sequim Elks, but the Facebook post just said “Sequim,” and the February calendar for the Sequim Elks is not yet on line, as of 14 Jan., to confirm. MRM)
— Source: Lets Go Dancing Clallam County Facebook page, seen 14 Jan. 2023.

18 Feb. USA Dance Kitsap’s 3rd Saturday Ballroom Dance (Bremerton)
– Where: Bremerton Masonic Hall, 878 5th St, Bremerton WA
– When: 18 Feb. (Sat.)     
7-8 p.m. complementary lesson: Night Club 2-Step
      (Night Club 2-Step will be the lesson for the Jan, Feb, and March dances.)
     8-10:30 p.m. open dancing
– Theme: Love to Dance
– Lesson and Music provided by DJ Extraordinaire: Terry West
– Costs: USA Dance members – $10; nonmembers – $15; students (with ID) – $5
⸺ source: USA Dance Kitsap board meeting 15 Jan. 2023. This information will eventually be posted to the website for USA Dance Chapter #1025 at http://www.usadancekitsap.org/

6 Mar. USA Dance Kitsap’s Cha-Cha Lessons Start (Bremerton)
– when: 6, 13, 20, and 27 Mar., from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
– where: Bremerton Masonic Hall, 878 5th Street, Bremerton
– cost: USA Dance members – $40 (includes all 4 lessons), non-member – $50, drop in – $15 per lesson, student (with ID) – $5 per lesson
– instructor: Carol Winslow
     MRM note: Carol is an outstanding instructor.
     ⸺ source: USA Dance Kitsap board meeting, 15 Jan. 2023. Eventually this information will be posted to USA Dance Chapter #1025, http://www.usadancekitsap.org/

18 Mar. USA Dance Kitsap’s 3rd Saturday Ballroom Dance (Bremerton)
– Where: Bremerton Masonic Hall, 878 5th St, Bremerton WA
– When: 18 Mar. (Sat.)     
7-8 p.m. complementary lesson: Night Club 2-Step
      (Night Club 2-Step will be the lesson for the Jan, Feb, and March dances.)
     8-10:30 p.m. open dancing
– Theme: St. Paddy’s Day
– Lesson and Music provided by DJ Extraordinaire: Terry West
– Costs: USA Dance members – $10; nonmembers – $15; students (with ID) – $5
⸺ source: USA Dance Kitsap board meeting 15 Jan. 2023. This information will eventually be posted to the website for USA Dance Chapter #1025 at http://www.usadancekitsap.org/

15 Apr. (No USA Dance; it will be held 29 April)
⸺ source: USA Dance Kitsap board meeting 15 Jan. 2023.

29 Apr. USA Dance Kitsap’s 3rd Saturday Ballroom Dance (Bremerton)
– Where: Bremerton Masonic Hall, 878 5th St, Bremerton WA
– When: 29 Apr. (Sat.)
     7-8 p.m. complementary lesson: TBD
     8-10:30 p.m. open dancing
– Theme: Swing in the Rain
– Lesson and Music provided by DJ Extraordinaire: Terry West
– Costs: USA Dance members – $10; nonmembers – $15; students (with ID) – $5
⸺ source: USA Dance Kitsap board meeting 15 Jan. 2023. This information will eventually be posted to the website for USA Dance Chapter #1025 at http://www.usadancekitsap.org/