Announcements for Week 3


Membership Cards

Your membership cards will have been available in one of the classes you are registered in. If you do not receive your card in any of the classes you are registered in, please contact the club.

Grosvenor Park United Church

The parking lot behind the church is reserved for church events and staff. Please park on the streets surrounding the area.

Members Dance Team Registration

The members dance performance team will be registering members one more time before class starting at 8:00pm at Trinity Orthodox Hall on Wednesday, Sept. 26th 2018. Class is Wednesdays 8:30pm to 10:00pm and cost is $125 including a dinner dance registration for Mistletoes Ball formal dance. Full details available on dance team class page.

September Monthly Dance

The first monthly dance of the dance season is Saturday, September 29th, 2018 from 7:00pm - 10:00pm at Trinity Orthodox Hall. The price is $5 for members, $10 for non-members accompanied with a member. Cash only payment will be taken at the door. Please remember your member cards and clean non-marking shoes.

Harvest Swing

Harvest Swing is Saturday, October 20th, 2018. Register online until Monday, October 15th, 2018 or in-class until Thursday, October 11th, 2018. Member registration is $30, and student members pay $25. Non-member registration is $45. Registration will be available at the door from 7:30pm to 8:30pm. At-the-door costs are: members $35, student members $30, and non-members $50. Doors open at 7:30pm, dancing is from 8pm until midnight at TCU Place.

Volunteers

We are excited to announce an update to our volunteer perk policy. All volunteers who donate 6 or more hours of their time to the club will receive: an invitation to early registration in July for the upcoming dance year, a Volunteer Collector’s piece of club merchandise (selected by the executive each year) and complimentary entry to the next years monthly dances (note tickets are non-transferable).

If you are interested in volunteering with the club please contact our volunteer coordinator on our website.

We are looking for help:

  • At dances
  • At workshops
  • With registration
  • Advertising events

Volunteer Lead / Follow Program

Our club is always looking for leads and follows to help balance out role ratios in our classes. If you are interested in helping balance classes please fill out the volunteer lead/follow form and return to the club. Volunteers will be assigned based on availability on form and instructor requests. For more information on the program visit our website.

Executive Positions to Fill

We currently have vacant executive positions and are looking for interested members to contact our president to learn more about the roles. We are looking for:

  • Director of Marketing and Communications — focused on digital and social marketing of the club involving graphic art design and creative writing.
  • Student Member at Large — focused on representing the interests of our members that are attending Post-Secondary education. They will work closely with the General Members at Large.

General Reminders

Keeping up with Club Events

All our announcements and event information will be posted on our website (www.uofsbdc.com) for easy access. We also encourage you follow us on twitter (@uofsbdc) and like our facebook page for up-to-date information on workshops, dances and events.

Practice Session

Our practice session is held Thursdays at Grosvenor Park United Church from 7:45pm till 8:45pm. The first practice session will be held Thursday, September 20th, 2018.

Confirmation Emails

When you register for our events; the confirmation e-mail sent out is your guarantee that a registration went through. Make sure to contact the club if you do not receive an e-mail for a class or formal dance you registered for.