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Dancing: Classes & Events

Put on your dancing shoes and let's get dancing! Dancing is said to be one of the best activities for the heart, the mind and the soul. At Bend Senior Center, there's a variety of regular weekly classes, specialized programs and events for you get tapping, boogieing and cha-cha-cha-ing.

Rec Guide Winter Spring 2014 Online CoverSummer 2014 recreation registration opens 3/24
for May through August programs.

- Click here to view the new Summer "Playbook" or recreation guide. (Note: 4 MB pdf file)
- Click here to review programs and register online.

Winter-Spring 2014 recreation registration now open
for January through May programs.

- Click here to view the Winter-Spring 2014 Recreation Guide (Note: 3 MB pdf file)
- Click here to review programs and register online.

Weekly Drop-in Dance Classes:

Use your Senior Center pass or drop-in fee. Open to ages 50 & up. No registration needed, just come on in and dance!

Beginning Line Dance
Designed for the beginner as well as those that know the basics and wan to progress. Easy progression to a variety of music. Instructor: Peggy Barnett.
Wednesdays/Fridays, 10:00 - 11:00 am

Regular Schedule Dances:

Thursday Afternoon Dance
1:00 - 2:30 pm • Free Admission
Dance to the Memr’y Makers
Come join us on Thursdays 12:30 pm-1:00 pm for Lunch Social. Council on Aging is providing the meal. Cost is a suggested donation.

The Notables Swing Band 
1st Sunday of the month  
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm. $5 per person
May 4
June 8* (*Please note change for June)
July 6
August 3

Saturday Night Dances
Bend Senior Center
$5 per person
April 19 - 7:00-9:00 pm
May 3 - West Coast Swing 8:00-10:00 pm
May 17 - 7:00-9:00 pm

Dance Classes
Registration classes sign up online or at the front desk of the Senior Center.

Beginning Social Ballroom
Ages: 16 & up
Bend Senior Center
You CAN dance like a star. Come learn the basics of ballroom steps. No partner required; students are encouraged to dance with a variety of partners. Wear non-marking smooth soled shoes--no open-toes shoes.
Fee: $49 ID $59 OD per session

Program: 102415
4/7-5/5 - Rumba

M: 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Ballet for Adults
Ages: 14 & up
Academie De Ballet Classique
In this dance fitness class designed specifically for adults, we'll skip the blaring music and boring rountines and use classic ballet moves to gain blance, abdominal strength, to improve posture and those great looking legs and back of a dancer.
Fee: $98 ID $118 OD per session

Program: 102256
Session:  3/6 - 5/1 (no class 3/27)
Th: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm