The U of S Ballroom Dancing Club executive is currently reviewing and discussing all options for how and when to resume classes.  We will send email to all members when we have a plan. Please stay up to date with us over the summer on our Facebook page.

Announcements for Week 10

Holiday Break All Levels

The last day of classes before the break for the holidays is Thursday, November 21st, 2019. Classes will resume in the new year starting on Sunday, January 5th, 2020.

Term Two Semestered Class Sign-up Class 14 Class 17

A member of the executive will be attending the last week of classes for the termed beginner classes to register members interested in participating in term 2.

General registration for these classes will start in mid-December.

Night Club Specialty Workshop All Levels

Our specialty workshop for term one will be Night Club Two Step taught by Bernadette and Don. Hosted on Saturday, November 16th, 2019 at Trinity Orthodox Hall.

Cost is $5 per session. Cash only. Members Only. Please arrive 20 minutes early to register with your member card and bring clean indoor shoes for the dance floor. Sessions are 1 hour and 30 minutes each with a 15 minute break between sessions.

Time Level
11:30 AM Level I
1:15 PM Level II
3:00 PM Level III

November Monthly Dance All Levels

Our social dance for November will be held on Saturday, November 16th, 2019 at Trinity Orthodox Hall. Please remember clean dancing shoes and your member card.

Date: Saturday, November 16th, 2019
Location: Trinity Orthodox Hall
Cost: Members: $5
Public: $10
Cash Only
Times: Doors Open: 6:30 PM
Dance: 7:00 PM — 10:00 PM

Mistletoes Formal Dance All Levels

Mistletoes will be held on Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 at TCU Place. This is our formal dinner and dance ending term one before the holiday break. Prepaying for admission can be done in class via the forms available in class or through our website. There is Dinner and Dance or Dance Only options; please ensure you indicate which class table you would like to sit with or it will default to one of the classes you are registered in.

We will be offering the option to pay at the door for the dance only between 7:30pm and 8:30pm at the price of $30. There will be no option to pay at the door for Dinner and Dance admission. Paying at the door will be cash only as TCU staff will be administering this for us.

Date: Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
Location: TCU Place
Cost: Members: $55
Student Members: $45
Public: $65
Dance Only: $25
Cost (at the door for dance only):
7:30 PM — 8:30 PM
Members and Public: $30 Cash Only!
Times: Doors Open: 5:30 PM
Dinner: 6:30 PM
Dance: 7:30 PM — 12:00 AM

Last chance to register in class is Thursday, November 14th, 2019 and online registration ends Saturday, November 16th, 2019.

Club General Meeting All Levels

Our General Meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 27th, 2019.

Date: Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
Location: Room 134, Arts Building, University of Saskatchewan campus
Times: Doors Open: 6:30 PM
Meeting: 7:00 PM

Elections for executive positions will be held at our General Meeting. All positions are open for nominations; the following positions are known to be open for the following year:

Information about executive positions and associated responsibilities are available on our website. Executive nomination forms can also be obtained from our website as well.

There is currently one bylaw proposal on the agenda.

General Reminders For Reference Only

Keeping up with Club Events

All our announcements and event information will be posted on our website ( 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:

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:

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.

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: