Announcements for Week 3


Membership Cards All Levels

Membership cards will be available in one of the classes you are registered in starting last week. Make sure to check each class you are registered in for your card. Your membership card is used to grant you entrance to your weekly class. Please don’t lose it! You can take a picture of it with your phone, or laminate it to keep it safe. It is also the most convenient way to access our dances, workshops and other events. If you do not receive your card in any of the classes you are registered in, please contact the club.

Members Dance Team Registration Intermediate Advanced

The members dance performance team will be learning and performing a Tango routine at our Mistletoes Ball formal dance in November. Intermediate and advanced dancers are welcomed to join this performance taught by Bernadette and Gee. Classes are Wednesdays at Trinity Hall from 8:15pm — 9:45 pm. One more registration will take place before this weeks class from 7:45pm — 8:15pm. Cost is $125 and includes a dinner dance ticket to Mistletoes.

September Monthly Dance All Levels

Our social dance for September will be held on Saturday, September 28th, 2019. Please remember clean dancing shoes and your member card.

Date: Saturday, September 28th, 2019
Location: Trinity Orthodox Hall
Cost: Members: $5
Public: $10
Times: Doors Open: 6:30 PM
Dance: 7:00 PM — 10:00 PM

Cornucopia at the Concordia All Levels

Our semi-formal dance replacing Harvest Swing is Cornucopia at the Concordia and will be on Friday, October 11th, 2019. Register in-class until Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 or online until Monday, October 7th, 2019.

Date: Friday, October 11th, 2019
Location: German Concordia Club
Cost:
(In Advance)
Members: $15
Public: $20
Cost:
(At the Door 7:00pm — 8:30pm)
Members: $20
Public: $25
Times: Doors Open: 7:00 PM
Dance: 7:30 PM — 11:30 PM

Executive Positions to Fill All Levels

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:

  • Vice President: responsible for booking facilities for classes and workshops, managing facility issues and facility key control. Assisting the president where needed.

General Reminders For Reference Only

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 first practice session (which is term one only) will be held Thursdays at Nutana Legion from 6:30pm till 7:30pm.

Our second practice session will be held Thursdays at Grosvenor Park United Church from 7:45pm till 8:45pm.

Practice sessions start the second week of classes (Thursday, September 19th, 2019).

Volunteering With Us

If you are interested in volunteering with the club at one of our dances, workshops, or during registration; please contact our volunteer coordinator from our website. More information at: https://uofsbdc.link/volunteer

Volunteer Lead-Follow program

If you are interested in helping us balance our the roles in our classes; please will out the form provided in class or on our website. More information at: https://uofsbdc.link/volunteer-lead-follow

Missing Classes

There is nothing to worry about if you have to miss a class. Attending the next weeks class for your session is the best way to catch up on what you missed.

Keep Personal Effects on You

Please bring your shoes and personal effects in with you and not left unattended in waiting areas. This is for security of your personal belongings.

Clean Shoes

Please make sure that you have a clean, dry pair of non-marking shoes to use in classes and at our events and dances.

  • Remove dirty outdoor shoes before entering the dance floor.
  • Avoid putting dirty shoes on chairs or other furniture.
  • Scrape dust from dance shoes into garbage bins; and never on the dance floors.

Member Cards

Your membership card is the easiest way to register for check in to club events. Make sure to have it on you or have a picture of it on your phone.

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.

Class Transfers

If you are finding the time of your class or level of your class is not working out, you are able to put in a transfer request. Class transfer requests are subject to both executive and instructor approval and there are no refunds for transferring to a lower level class. More information at: https://uofsbdc.link/class-transfer