Events


2020


September 2020


Saturday 19 September 2020

Online Contra Dance Annual Meeting and Social with Seth Tepfer and Reel Play

Sat 19 Sep, 7-9 pm. *Annual meeting* is open to all - please attend if you can If you can’t attend the entire event on September 19th, please join the online meeting at 8:00pm to vote your new Board in. Enjoy dancing and watching your friends dance, chat and socialize, get some exercise, and enjoy good music. The program of mostly contra (and a free waltz or two) is selected by the caller to be easy to do and satisfying with one or two people. Social/dance/meeting link: https://rebrand.ly/godsdance_2020-09-19 When: Saturday Sept 19; doors open 7:00pm EDT Caller: Seth Tepfer Band: ReelPlay is: * Robbin Marcus on piano & percussion; and * Dave Marcus on concertina Link to donate to the band ReelPlay: http://bit.ly/Reelplay-Band * Annual Meeting The 3rd-Saturday dance in September each year is designated as the G.O.D.S. Annual General Meeting (AGM). This year, that date falls on September 19th. Due to current circumstances, an abbreviat ... Gainesville. Susie, 352-466-9150. Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society - [more][website][email][events]


Sunday 20 September 2020

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Sun 20 Sep, 10 am. You are invited to join free Nia movement classes, benefiting YOU and Bread of the Mighty Food Bank. Everyone’s welcome! RSVP and class info in the original post 1st comment. Nia Gainesville is feeling joyful at Thomas Center Gardens Gainsville. 4d · Gainesville, FL 3 weekly free Nia classes @ ? Thomas Center Gardens Tuesday, Thursday @ 5:30 pm Sunday @ 10 am Everyone welcome ?? Donations to Bread of the Mighty food bank are encouraged. RSVP & class cancellations/announcements on google.doc ~ see 1st comment. Thomas Center Gardens, Gainesville. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]


Tuesday 22 September 2020

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Tue 22 Sep, 5:30 pm. You are invited to join free Nia movement classes, benefiting YOU and Bread of the Mighty Food Bank. Everyone’s welcome! RSVP and class info in the original post 1st comment. Nia Gainesville is feeling joyful at Thomas Center Gardens Gainsville. 3 weekly free Nia classes at Thomas Center Gardens Tuesday, Thursday @ 5:30 pm Sunday @ 10 am Everyone welcome ?? Donations to Bread of the Mighty food bank are encouraged. RSVP & class cancellations/announcements on google.doc ~ see 1st comment. Thomas Center Gardens, Gainesville. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]


Thursday 24 September 2020

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Thu 24 Sep, 5:30 pm. You are invited to join free Nia movement classes, benefiting YOU and Bread of the Mighty Food Bank. Everyone’s welcome! RSVP and class info in the original post 1st comment. Nia Gainesville is feeling joyful at Thomas Center Gardens Gainsville. 3 weekly free Nia classes at Thomas Center Gardens Tuesday, Thursday @ 5:30 pm Sunday @ 10 am Everyone welcome ?? Donations to Bread of the Mighty food bank are encouraged. RSVP & class cancellations/announcements on google.doc ~ see 1st comment. Thomas Center Gardens, Gainesville. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Israeli Dance Beginners with Tony Arroyo

Thu 24 Sep, 6-7 pm. Israeli Dance Class hosted by Rabbi Tony, Candace Fox & Rebekah Constantin. For the remainder of the summer it is only the Beginner's Class. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation, 2925 NW 39 Avenue, Gainesville, 32605. Tony Arroyo, 352-372-4574. Free. Kol Simcha Messianic Congregation - [website][email][events]


Friday 25 September 2020

Meet the Dance Alive Dancers

Fri 25 Sep, 6:30 pm. Master of Ceremony Eric Godet hosts a mini-performance showcasing the Dance Alive dancers. With hors d’oeuvres provided by Sweetwater Branch Inn Catering, two complimentary drinks (beer/wine), cash bar, an exciting live auction with Chad “Cracker” Johnson, of Affinity Auction. and dancing to popular DJ Elio Piedra, all on the rooftop of the Holiday Inn University Center. Décor by Unforgettable events. You will have a great time and support a great ballet Company, too! Tickets 75.00 per person Online Virtual Event 25.00 suggested donation Safety is our number one concern and we will be practicing social distancing guidelines and masks will be required. Holiday Inn University Center Rooftop, Gainesville. Dance Alive, 352-371-2986. $75. Dance Alive - [website][email][events]


Saturday 26 September 2020

Ballroom Dancing with Ray and Eileen - Black and White Ball

Sat 26 Sep, 7:30-10:30 pm. Celebrate National Ballroom Week with us along with September birthdays. Doors open at 7:30, lesson at 7:45 followed by dancing. Wrapped refreshments, drawings, beautiful floor, and lighted parking. Space is limited and hand sanitizer at every table. Masks are required when dancing. Must RSVP to parris@parrisdance.com to attend. $15/person or $25/couple. Rena's Ballroom, 720 NW 23 Ave, Gainesville. Eileen Paris. Ballroom Dancing with Parris Dance - [website][email][events]


Sunday 27 September 2020

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Sun 27 Sep, 10 am. You are invited to join free Nia movement classes, benefiting YOU and Bread of the Mighty Food Bank. Everyone’s welcome! RSVP and class info in the original post 1st comment. Nia Gainesville is feeling joyful at Thomas Center Gardens Gainsville. 3 weekly free Nia classes at Thomas Center Gardens Tuesday, Thursday @ 5:30 pm Sunday @ 10 am Everyone welcome ?? Donations to Bread of the Mighty food bank are encouraged. RSVP & class cancellations/announcements on google.doc ~ see 1st comment. Thomas Center Gardens, Gainesville. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]


Tuesday 29 September 2020

Nia Holistic Movement with Sarit

Tue 29 Sep, 5:30 pm. You are invited to join free Nia movement classes, benefiting YOU and Bread of the Mighty Food Bank. Everyone’s welcome! RSVP and class info in the original post 1st comment. Nia Gainesville is feeling joyful at Thomas Center Gardens Gainsville. 3 weekly free Nia classes at Thomas Center Gardens Tuesday, Thursday @ 5:30 pm Sunday @ 10 am Everyone welcome ?? Donations to Bread of the Mighty food bank are encouraged. RSVP & class cancellations/announcements on google.doc ~ see 1st comment. Thomas Center Gardens, Gainesville. Sarit Sela, 605-796-9956. Nia Holistic Dance with Sarit Sela - [email][events]

Online Israeli Circle Dancing with Andy

Tue 29 Sep, 7-8 pm. 7:00 - 8:00 pm Israeli Circle Dancing Next Israeli circle dance scheduled for Tuesday September 29. All the dances are choreographed. You can do your part of the choreography without a partner. Enjoy beautiful dances to beautiful music. No instruction planned this week. Dances this Session, or Others, More or Less as Time Allows In order played: Katonti Ein Od Milvado Bein Hachomot Ahuv Sheli Heya Heya Hora Chatuna Israel Sheli Bevo Yomi Shabbat Shalom Hamalach Hagoel Oti Im Tachzor Veafilu Bahastara Shir Liya Salamati Adama Veshamayim Ana Bekoach Darkenu Chalomot Florida Time Invite others. This Week September 14 to 17 Monday Evening West Coast Swing, Argentine Tango Tuesday Evening Israeli Circle Dancing Wednesday Evening Israeli Partner Dancing Thursday Noon Line Dancing No dancing September 21 to 24, because I will be out of town. No dancing Monday September 28 due to Yom Kippur. Nex ... Gainesville. Andrew Weitzen, 352-327-3672. $5.50 or $22 per month, discount if you do not use a credit card to $5 and $20. Israeli Dance with Andrew Weitzen - [more][website][email][events]


October 2020


Sunday 4 October 2020

Online Sunday Speakeasy Balboa

Sun 4 Oct, 4-6 pm. Join us for a quinessential Boston Balboa Sunday Speakeasy, virtually!! Stan Yen will be DJing some classic Speakeasy tunes while we have a casual social to round out our BIY weekend! Also, join Boston's own Ruth Evelyn who will host a Cocktail AMA, that will provide two make at home drinks (cocktail and mocktail options), recipes provided ahead of time. This will be 30 mins during the speakeasy! See you then! Event will take place on Boston Balboas Zoom account, which will be shared closer to the event! Boston. UF Swing Dance Club - [website][events]


November 2020


Friday 27 November 2020

Online International Lindy Hop Championships,

Fri 27 Nov to Sun 29 Nov. We’re excited to announce that this year’s ILHC is being held as a special online event! Following increased and overwhelming concerns about the COVID-19 virus, we feel this is the best way to proceed during such an unprecedented global situation. We are very disappointed that we are unable to hold the event in person for the Lindy Hop community. But we know it’s the right decision based on the information we have today. We believe this is an opportunity for our international community to come together and for people from across the globe to be able to watch and participate at ILHC--now, more than any year before. We further believe competition brings people together, provides a creative outlet, and encourages performance at a high level--all of which we need in these times. So Virtual ILHC will take place online November 27-29, 2020! This year will feature 3 days of stellar competitions, our juniors program and juniors comp ... UF Swing Dance Club - [more][website][events]