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Dances the public is invited to attend this week include:

Thursday, February 11
Weekly Thursday Night "Dancewell" Dance Social
$5 Admission
8:00pm - 10:00pm

8:00pm-8:30pm Beginner's Lesson
8:30pm-Close DJ'd Dancing with DanceWell Ballroom

Friday, February 12
Weekly "Friday Night Fusion" Dance Social
$8 Lesson & Dance
$5 Admission for Dance Only (guests who arrive after 8:30)
7:30pm - Close

7:30pm-8:30pm Argentine Tango Lesson
8:30pm-Close DJed music with Robert & Julia in the Blue Ballroom

Saturday, February 13
2nd Saturday "Dancewell" MonthlyDance Social
$10 Admission for Dance Only (guests who arrive after 8:30)
7:30pm - Close

7:30pm-8:30pm Lesson
8:30pm-11:30pm DJed music with Linda Springstead & the Dancewell Crew in the Ambassador Ballroom

Sunday, February 14
Weekly Sunday Night Social
$5 Admission
7:00pm - Close

7:00-7:30pm: Beginners Lesson
7:30pm-close: DJ'd music in the Ambassador + Champions Ballrooms

Ever been to our weekly Sunday night dance party? If not, it's definitely something you should try!
TWO large ballrooms:
Ambassador Ballroom: Ballroom: Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot & more... with Eric & Ann Marie
Champion's Ballroom : West Coast Swing with Marcus Sterling and Friends

All ages welcome. No experience or partner needed. Snacks, friends, family, and fun!
The beginning lesson is 7-7:30pm. Lesson style & selection changes weekly (eg: there will not be a 'beginners west coast swing lesson' every week - style options change weekly). Often we have 2 styles for attendees to choose from. Or skip the lesson & arrive after 7:30pm!
Enjoy snacks, awesome music & DJed dancing!

Group and private lessons are available to the public 7 day a week.
Please call 503.639.4861 to schedule yours TODAY!



Most Group Class Series Start the First Week of Each Month. Classes open to the public this coming 2 weeks are listed below. Click HERE to view our class calendars in "printable" or "virtual & searchable" format:

Wednesday, February 10

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger!
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

5:30pm-6:10pm Youth Pre-Bronze Ballroom & Latin* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

6:30pm-7:30pm Quickstep Basics & Beyond* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 2 of 4
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com

7:00pm-8:00pm Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

7:30pm-8:30pm Silver American Smooth Waltz* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 2 of 4
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com

8:30pm-9:30pm International Foxtrot* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 2 of 4
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com


Thursday, February 11

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness with Jennifer Sapienza
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

12:00-4:00pm Dark Hours
*We do not pick up phones, and students may not practice for free, 12-4pm every Thursday. This allows our administrative team focused time to manage the facility and business each week. If booked in advance, Private lessons and paid practice are available during this time.

4:30pm-5:20pm Kid's Introduction to Ballroom* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

6:30pm-7:15pm Beginners West Coast Swing with Jimmy Ho
Class 2 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
Drop In: $10

7:00pm-8:00pm Drop-In Intro to Latin Club Dancing* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

7:00pm-8:00pm Newcomer Foxtrot* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 2 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25

*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com

7:15pm-8:00pm West Coast Swing Practicum with Jimmy Ho
Class 2 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
Drop In: $6 (This class is FREE if you take one of Jimmy's other classes the same day!)

8:00pm-8:45pm Intermediate West Coast Swing with Jimmy Ho
Class 2 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
Drop In: $15

8:45pm-9:30pm Advanced West Coast Swing with Jimmy Ho
Class 2 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
Drop In: $20


Friday, February 12

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

4:30pm-6:00pm Silver Standard & Latin* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

6:00pm-7:00pm Teen Performance Team* with Shawn Gardner*
*Instructor pre-approval required for this class
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

7:00pm-8:00pm Advanced International Foxtrot with David Semken
Class cancelled tonight only while David competes with his students at the California Open. Class resumes next week.
1 night only Workshop
David will teach 7pm Friday night international foxtrot workshops on the following dates: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26
Drop In: $20

8:00pm-9:00pm 8:00pm-9:00pm
Advanced International Tango with David Semken
Class cancelled tonight only while David competes with his students at the California Open. Class resumes next week.
1 night only Workshop
David will teach 8pm Friday night international tango workshops on the following dates: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26
Drop In: $20


Saturday, February 13

10:30am-11:15am Ballroom Technique Workshop with David Semken
Class cancelled tonight only while David competes with his students at the California Open. Class resumes next week.
1 day only workshop
Ballroom Workshops are every Saturday 10:30am (topic changes each Saturday)
$15 Drop-In

10:30am-11:30am Zumba Fitness with Ana O'Barry
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

2pm-3pm Latin Technique Workshop with David Semken
1 day only workshop
Class cancelled tonight only while David competes with his students at the California Open. Class resumes next week.
Latin Workshops are every Saturday 2:00pm (topic changes each Saturday)
$15 Drop-In

2:00pm-3:00pm Beginners Hustle with Marcus Sterling
Class 5 of 6
Series Dates: 1/2, 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/20
Drop In: $10 (Series: $45)

3:00pm-4:00pm Intro to Ballroom with Marcus Sterling
Class 5 of 6
Series Dates: 1/2, 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/20
Drop In: $10 (Series: $45)

4:00pm-5:00pm Beginners Nightclub Two Step with Marcus Sterling
Class 5 of 6
Series Dates: 1/2, 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/20
Drop In: $10 (Series: $45)

5:00pm-6:00pm Beginners American Smooth Tango with Marcus Sterling
Class 4 of 6
Series Dates: 1/2, 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/20
Drop In: $10 (Series: $45)


Sunday, February 14

12:00pm-1:00pm Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

3:00pm-4:00pm Newcomer West Coast Swing with Marcus Sterling
Class 6 of 7
Series Dates: 1/3, 1/10, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21
Drop In: $10 (Series: $55)

4:00pm-5:00pm Novice West Coast Swing with Marcus Sterling
Class 6 of 7
Series Dates: 1/3, 1/10, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21
Drop In: $12 (Series: $65)

5:00pm-6:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing: Opposition with Marcus Sterling
Class 5 of 6
Series Dates: 1/10, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21
Drop In: $15 (Series: $75)

6:00pm-7:00pm West Coast Swing Critique Sessionwith Marcus Sterling
Drop In: $10

Monday, February 15

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness with Ana O'Barry
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

2:00pm-3:00pm Preschool Ballroom for Boys & Girls with Sunnie Page
*Please note: this class is more structured dance training than our Tuesday 1pm "Dance & Play" preschool class
Drop In: $10/child or $15/2 children

6:00pm-6:55pm Zumba Fitness with Jennifer Sapienza
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

6:30pm-7:30pm Beginning II West Coast Swing with Trina Siebert
Class 6 of 6
Series Dates: 1/11, 1/18, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15
Drop In: $12 (Series: $55)

7:00pm-8:00pm Intermediate International Foxtrot with David Semken
Class 3 of 5
Series Dates: 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 2/29
Drop In: $15 (Series: $60)

7:00pm-8:00pm International Cha Cha Basics* with Dancewell Ballroom*
Class 3 of 4
Series Dates: 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing or additional class info: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com

7:30pm-8:30pm Intermediate West Coast Swing: Movement & Style with Trina Siebert
Class 6 of 6
Series Dates: 1/11, 1/18, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15
Drop In: $15 (Series: $75)

8:00pm-9:00pm Advanced International Waltz with David Semken
Class 3 of 5
Series Dates: 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 2/29
Drop In: $20 (Series: $75)

8:00pm-9:00pm 3 Count Hustle: Basics & Beyond* with Dancewell Ballroom*
Class 3/4
Series Dates: 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing or additional class info: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com


Tuesday, February 16

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

1:00pm-2:00pm Zumba GOLD Fitness for Seniors & Beginners with Cathy Scott
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

1:00pm-2:00pm Preschool Dance & Play with Sunnie Page
Drop In: $10/child or $15/2 children

2:00pm-3:00pm Seniors Line Dance* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 3 of 4
Series Dates: 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com

6:30pm-7:30pm Beginners East Coast Swing with Robert Evans & Julia Box
No class tonight, series resumes next Tuesday!
Class 2 of 3
Series Dates: 2/2, 2/9, 2/23
Drop In: $10

7:00pm-7:45pm Intro to Salsa* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Sjeandancer@gmail.com

7:30pm-8:30pm Beginners Lindy Hop with Robert Evans & Julia Box
No class tonight, series resumes next Tuesday!
Class 2 of 3
Series Dates: 2/2, 2/9, 2/23
Drop In: $15

8:30pm-9:30pm Intermediate East Coast Swing with Robert Evans & Julia Box
No class tonight, series resumes next Tuesday!
Class 2 of 4
Series Dates: 2/2, 2/9, 2/23
Drop In: $15
*Lindy Hop multi-class passes not accepted for this class


Wednesday, February 17

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger!
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

5:30pm-6:10pm Youth Pre-Bronze Ballroom & Latin* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

6:30pm-7:30pm Quickstep Basics & Beyond* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 3 of 4
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com

7:00pm-8:00pm Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

7:30pm-8:30pm Silver American Smooth Waltz* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 3 of 4
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com

8:30pm-9:30pm International Foxtrot* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 3 of 4
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com


Thursday, February 18

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness with Jennifer Sapienza
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

12:00-4:00pm Dark Hours
*We do not pick up phones, and students may not practice for free, 12-4pm every Thursday. This allows our administrative team focused time to manage the facility and business each week. If booked in advance, Private lessons and paid practice are available during this time.

4:30pm-5:20pm Kid's Introduction to Ballroom* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

6:30pm-7:15pm Beginners West Coast Swing with Jimmy Ho
Class 3 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
Drop In: $10

7:00pm-8:00pm Drop-In Intro to Latin Club Dancing* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

7:00pm-8:00pm Newcomer Foxtrot* with Dancewell Ballroom Staff*
Class 3 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25

*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: Linda@DanceWellBallroom.com

7:15pm-8:00pm West Coast Swing Practicum with Jimmy Ho
Class 3 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
Drop In: $6 (This class is FREE if you take one of Jimmy's other classes the same day!)

8:00pm-8:45pm Intermediate West Coast Swing with Jimmy Ho
Class 3 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
Drop In: $15

8:45pm-9:30pm Advanced West Coast Swing with Jimmy Ho
Class 3 of 4
Series Dates: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
Drop In: $20


Friday, February 19

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

4:30pm-6:00pm Silver Standard & Latin* with Shawn Gardner*
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

6:00pm-7:00pm Teen Performance Team* with Shawn Gardner*
*Instructor pre-approval required for this class
*Please contact leaser directly for any pricing, refund or additional info on this class: SJeanDancer@gmail.com

7:00pm-8:00pm Advanced International Foxtrot with David Semken
1 night only Workshop
David will teach 7pm Friday night international foxtrot workshops on the following dates: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26
Drop In: $20

8:00pm-9:00pm 8:00pm-9:00pm
Advanced International Tango with David Semken
1 night only Workshop
David will teach 8pm Friday night international tango workshops on the following dates: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26
Drop In: $20


Saturday, February 20

10:30am-11:15am Ballroom Technique Workshop with David Semken
1 day only workshop
Ballroom Workshops are every Saturday 10:30am (topic changes each Saturday)
$15 Drop-In

10:30am-11:30am Zumba Fitness with Ana O'Barry
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

2pm-3pm Latin Technique Workshop with David Semken
1 day only workshop
Latin Workshops are every Saturday 2:00pm (topic changes each Saturday)
$15 Drop-In

2:00pm-3:00pm Beginners Hustle with Marcus Sterling
Class 6 of 6
Series Dates: 1/2, 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/20
Drop In: $10 (Series: $45)

3:00pm-4:00pm Intro to Ballroom with Marcus Sterling
Class 6 of 6
Series Dates: 1/2, 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/20
Drop In: $10 (Series: $45)

4:00pm-5:00pm Beginners Nightclub Two Step with Marcus Sterling
Class 6 of 6
Series Dates: 1/2, 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/20
Drop In: $10 (Series: $45)

5:00pm-6:00pm Beginners American Smooth Tango with Marcus Sterling
Class 6 of 6
Series Dates: 1/2, 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/13, 2/20
Drop In: $10 (Series: $45)


Sunday, February 21

12:00pm-1:00pm Zumba Fitness with Marsha Ensminger
Drop-In: $10 (discounted multi-pass also available)
*Click HERE to visit our Facebook Zumba page

3:00pm-4:00pm Newcomer West Coast Swing with Marcus Sterling
Class 7 of 7
Series Dates: 1/3, 1/10, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21
Drop In: $10 (Series: $55)

4:00pm-5:00pm Novice West Coast Swing with Marcus Sterling
Class 7 of 7
Series Dates: 1/3, 1/10, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21
Drop In: $12 (Series: $65)

5:00pm-6:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing: Opposition with Marcus Sterling
Class 6 of 6
Series Dates: 1/10, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21
Drop In: $15 (Series: $75)

6:00pm-7:00pm West Coast Swing Critique Sessionwith Marcus Sterling
Drop In: $10


The Ballroom Dance Company
8900 SW Commercial Street
Tigard, OR 97223
(503)639-4861