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Dances the public is invited to attend this week include:


Wednesday, October 15
Midweek Social Dance Party: $5 Admission
8:00pm - 10:00pm


8:00pm-8:30pm Beginners West Coast Swing Mixer Lesson with DanceWell Ballroom

8:30pm-10:00pm DJed Dancing

Friday, October 17
Friday Night Fusion Dance $6 Admission $10 for 2
7:00pm - Midnight


7:00-7:30pm: Fusion Fundamentals Lesson with Robert & Julia
7:30-8:30pm: Mixer Lesson: LevelsÉthe Highs and Lows of blues with Ryan Johnson
8:30pm-close: DJ'd music


Sunday, October 19
Sunday Night Social Dance: $5 Admission
7:00pm - 10:30pm


7:00-7:30pm Beginners Lesson in the Ambassador Ballroom
7:30-10:00pm DJed Dancing in All 3 Ballrooms!
  • Ballroom & Latin Dance in the Ambassador Ballroom with Ann Marie
  • West Coast Swing Dance in the Champions Ballroom with Marcus
  • Latin & Salsa Dance Party in the Blue Room with Linda Springstead


Group and private lessons are available to the public 7 day a week.
Please call 503-639-4861 to schedule yours TODAY!



Group classes starting soon include:.

Tuesday, October 14

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Marsha)
11:00pm-12:00pm Books & Movement for Kids 0-3 Years! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* $10/child drop in (Mommies & Daddies are Free)
12:00pm-1:00pm Preschool Ballet for Kids 3-5! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* Please Wear comfortable/moveable clothing - $10/child drop in
1:00pm-2:00pm ZUMBA GOLD A Lower-Impact Version of ZUMBA Fitness Designed for Active Older Adults and Those Seeking a Lower Impact Hour of Zumba Fun *FIRST ZUMBA GOLD CLASS FREE* (Cathy)
6:00pm-7:00pm Zumba Fitness (Sally)
7:00pm-8:00pm All Levels Tango (Michael Petr*)
7:30pm-8:30pm BEG East Coast Swing & Charleston (Robert & Julia Evans)
8:30pm-9:30pm BEG Lindy Hop (Robert & Julia Evans)

Wednesday, October 15

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Beth)
6:30pm-7:30pm Zumba Fitness (Leah)
6:30pm-7:30pm Intermediate Cha Cha (Michael Petr*)
8:00pm-9:00pm BEG II Quickstep (Shawn Gardner*)
8:00pm-10:00pm Midweek Social Dance Party: $5 Admission

Thursday, October 16

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Beth)
11:00pm-12:00pm Books & Movement for Kids 0-3 Years! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* $10/child drop in (Mommies & Daddies are Free)
12:00pm-1:00pm Preschool Ballet for Kids 3-5! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* Please Wear comfortable/moveable clothing - $10/child drop in
1:00pm-2:00pm ZUMBA GOLD A Lower-Impact Version of ZUMBA Fitness Designed for Active Older Adults and Those Seeking a Lower Impact Hour of Zumba Fun *FIRST ZUMBA GOLD CLASS FREE* (Nancy)
4:30pm-5:20pm Kid's Introduction Class* (Shawn Gardner*)
6:00pm-7:00pm Zumba Fitness (Sally)
6:00pm-7:00pm West Coast Swing 101: Interactions & Movement - One Day Only Workshop $10
7:00pm-8:00pm Waltz Space Workshop with Visiting Coach David Semken 1 DAY ONLY!
8:00pm-9:00pm Foxtrot Movement Workshop with Visiting Coach David Semken 1 DAY ONLY!

Friday, October 17

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Ana)
5:30pm-6:30pm POUND Rockout Workout Cardio Jam Dance Fitness (Kate Manelis) *No Experience Needed* Bring: Yoga Mat, Water, Rowel, & Yourself *FIRST POUND CLASS FREE*
7:00pm-8:00pm Teens Intro to Dance* (Shawn*)
7:30-Midnight Friday Night Fusion: $5 admission

Saturday, October 17

10:30-11:30am Zumba Fitness (Ana)
4:00pm-4:00pm Beginning West Coast Swing (class 1 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
5:00pm-6:00pm Beyond Beginning West Coast Swing (class 1 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
6:00pm-7:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing (class 1 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)

Sunday, October 18

10:30am-11:30amNEW TIME! U-JAM Fitness Hip Hop Inspired Dance Fitness *FIRST U-JAM CLASS FREE*
Noon-1:00pm Zumba Fitness (Sally)
2:00pm-3:00pm Introduction to Ballroom Dance (class 1 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
3:00pm-4:00pm Introduction to Social Latin (class 1 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
4:00pm-5:00pm Beginning Smooth Waltz (class 1 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
5:00pm-6:00pm Beginning Smooth Tango (class 1 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
6:00pm-7:00pm Intermediate Smooth Foxtrot (class 1 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
7:00pm-10:00pm Sunday Night Social: $5 Admission

Monday, October 20

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness(Ana)
11:00am-12:00pm POUND Rockout Workout Cardio Jam Dance Fitness (Kate Manelis) *No Experience Needed* Bring: Yoga Mat, Water, Rowel, & Yourself *FIRST POUND CLASS FREE*
7:30pm-8:30pm Performance Group: Viennese Waltz (class 2 of 3)(DanceWell*)

Tuesday, October 21

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Marsha)
11:00pm-12:00pm Books & Movement for Kids 0-3 Years! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* $10/child drop in (Mommies & Daddies are Free)
12:00pm-1:00pm Preschool Ballet for Kids 3-5! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* Please Wear comfortable/moveable clothing - $10/child drop in
1:00pm-2:00pm ZUMBA GOLD A Lower-Impact Version of ZUMBA Fitness Designed for Active Older Adults and Those Seeking a Lower Impact Hour of Zumba Fun *FIRST ZUMBA GOLD CLASS FREE* (Cathy)
6:00pm-7:00pm Zumba Fitness (Sally)
7:00pm-8:00pm All Levels Tango (Michael Petr*)
7:30pm-8:30pm BEG East Coast Swing & Charleston (Robert & Julia Evans)
8:30pm-9:30pm BEG Lindy Hop (Robert & Julia Evans)

Wednesday, October 22

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Beth)
6:30pm-7:30pm Zumba Fitness (Leah)
6:30pm-7:30pm Intermediate Cha Cha (Michael Petr*)
8:00pm-9:00pm BEG II Quickstep (Shawn Gardner*)
8:00pm-10:00pm Midweek Social Dance Party: $5 Admission

Thursday, October 23

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Beth)
11:00pm-12:00pm Books & Movement for Kids 0-3 Years! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* $10/child drop in (Mommies & Daddies are Free)
12:00pm-1:00pm Preschool Ballet for Kids 3-5! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* Please Wear comfortable/moveable clothing - $10/child drop in
1:00pm-2:00pm ZUMBA GOLD A Lower-Impact Version of ZUMBA Fitness Designed for Active Older Adults and Those Seeking a Lower Impact Hour of Zumba Fun *FIRST ZUMBA GOLD CLASS FREE* (Nancy)
4:30pm-5:20pm Kid's Introduction Class* (Shawn Gardner*)
6:00pm-7:00pm Zumba Fitness (Sally)
6:00pm-7:00pm West Coast Swing 201: Combo Tucks - One Day Only Workshop $10

Friday, October 24

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Ana)
5:30pm-6:30pm POUND Rockout Workout Cardio Jam Dance Fitness (Kate Manelis) *No Experience Needed* Bring: Yoga Mat, Water, Rowel, & Yourself *FIRST POUND CLASS FREE*
7:00pm-8:00pm Teens Intro to Dance* (Shawn*)
7:30-Midnight Friday Night Fusion: $5 admission

Saturday, October 25

10:30-11:30am Zumba Fitness (Ana)
4:00pm-5:00pm Beginning West Coast Swing (class 2 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
5:00pm-6:00pm Beyond Beginning West Coast Swing (class 2 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
6:00pm-7:00pm Intermediate West Coast Swing (class 2 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)

Sunday, October 26

10:30am-11:30amNEW TIME! U-JAM Fitness Hip Hop Inspired Dance Fitness *FIRST U-JAM CLASS FREE*
Noon-1:00pm Zumba Fitness (Sally)
2:00pm-3:00pm Introduction to Ballroom Dance (class 2 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
3:00pm-4:00pm Introduction to Social Latin (class 2 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
4:00pm-5:00pm Beginning Smooth Waltz (class 2 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
5:00pm-6:00pm Beginning Smooth Tango (class 2 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
6:00pm-7:00pm Intermediate Smooth Foxtrot (class 2 of 5) (Marcus Sterling)
7:00pm-10:00pm Sunday Night Social: $5 Admission

Monday, October 27

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness(Ana)
11:00am-12:00pm POUND Rockout Workout Cardio Jam Dance Fitness (Kate Manelis) *No Experience Needed* Bring: Yoga Mat, Water, Rowel, & Yourself *FIRST POUND CLASS FREE*
6:30pm-7:30pm BEG West Coast Swing (class 1 of 5) (Nihal & Kristy)
7:30pm-7:30pm BEG West Coast Swing Practice ($5 Drop In) (Nihal & Kristy)
7:30pm-8:30pm Performance Group: Viennese Waltz (class 2 of 3)(DanceWell*)

Tuesday, October 28

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Marsha)
11:00pm-12:00pm Books & Movement for Kids 0-3 Years! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* $10/child drop in (Mommies & Daddies are Free)
12:00pm-1:00pm Preschool Ballet for Kids 3-5! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* Please Wear comfortable/moveable clothing - $10/child drop in or $15/couple (bring a friend!)
1:00pm-2:00pm ZUMBA GOLD A Lower-Impact Version of ZUMBA Fitness Designed for Active Older Adults and Those Seeking a Lower Impact Hour of Zumba Fun *FIRST ZUMBA GOLD CLASS FREE* (Cathy)
6:00pm-7:00pm Zumba Fitness (Sally)
7:00pm-8:00pm All Levels Tango (Michael Petr*)
7:30pm-8:30pm BEG East Coast Swing & Charleston (Robert & Julia Evans)
8:30pm-9:30pm BEG Lindy Hop (Robert & Julia Evans)

Wednesday, October 29

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Beth)
6:30pm-7:30pm Zumba Fitness (Leah)
6:30pm-7:30pm Intermediate Cha Cha (Michael Petr*)
8:00pm-9:00pm BEG II Quickstep (Shawn Gardner*)
8:00pm-10:00pm Midweek Social Dance Party: $5 Admission

Thursday, October 30

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Beth)
11:00pm-12:00pm Books & Movement for Kids 0-3 Years! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* $10/child drop in (Mommies & Daddies are Free)
12:00pm-1:00pm Preschool Ballet for Kids 3-5! (Margaret Goreman) *Drop-Ins Always Welcome* Please Wear comfortable/moveable clothing - $10/child drop in
1:00pm-2:00pm ZUMBA GOLD A Lower-Impact Version of ZUMBA Fitness Designed for Active Older Adults and Those Seeking a Lower Impact Hour of Zumba Fun *FIRST ZUMBA GOLD CLASS FREE* (Nancy)
4:30pm-5:20pm Kid's Introduction Class* (Shawn Gardner*)
6:00pm-7:00pm Zumba Fitness (Sally)
6:00pm-7:00pm West Coast Swing 201: Combo Tucks - One Day Only Workshop $10

Friday, October 31

9:30am-10:30am Zumba Fitness (Ana)
5:30pm-6:30pm POUND Rockout Workout Cardio Jam Dance Fitness (Kate Manelis) *No Experience Needed* Bring: Yoga Mat, Water, Rowel, & Yourself *FIRST POUND CLASS FREE*
7:00pm-8:00pm Teens Intro to Dance* (Shawn*)
7:00-MidnightSpecial Halloween Glow Party (House, Club Music, Costume Contest) $10/individual admission or $15 for a pair

*Please pay independent instructors directly. BDC issued gift certificates cannot be redeemed with independent instructors.




We created The Ballroom Dance Company to share the joy and benefits of dancing by providing a friendly, positive and knowledgeable atmosphere that allows you to meet people and learn a life long skill. We consider teaching people to dance a privilege and our personal goal. We provide each student with a personalized program for their individual needs to creatively express themselves, exercise, socialize, and enhance their current dance skills. No partner is necessary. Learn sensual tango motion, as you party the night away... or perhaps you want to develop the characteristic grace of the Waltz? The Ballroom Dance Company is here to meet your needs. So, lets get started! We offer great dance instruction and affordable weekly ballroom dances, in a positive, fun-filled setting.

Individuals, Couples or Groups
Beginning Dancing
Social Dancing
Competition Dancing
Private and Group Lessons
Children, Adults, and Seniors
Wedding Couples

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