Dance Classes

dance lessons
Spring 2017 Schedule


Ballroom Dancing: Beginning     
Fee: $69.00
Dates: 2/27 - 5/1 (No class on 4/24)
Times: Mon 6:30-7:50 PM
Instructor: Karen J Merlin

In eight short weeks, you can learn to dance with grace and ease.  Be comfortable and confident at the next social event you attend! A variety of dance rhythms and steps will be covered.  Add a new dimension to your life by learning some of the classic favorites which can provide you with a lifetime of enjoyment.  It's a fun night out and you'll be amazed at what you can do!  Partners helpful though not required.  Rotation of partners is encouraged but not mandatory.  Fee is per person.  Dress shoes recommended.  No tennis shoes.  

Swing Dancing: Beginning 
Fee: $59.00
Dates: 2/27 - 5/1 (No class on 4/24)
Times: Mon 8:00-9:00 PM
Instructor: Karen J Merlin

Learn to swing dance in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.  You'll learn and practice a variety of easily performed swing dance steps that are the basic ingredients of all higher level swing dancing.  This class will teach the basics of swing along with combinations and patterns of various swing movements.  The techniques taught in this course will help you look great on the dance floor after just a few lessons!  A fun way to meet new friends and dance to great music.  Partners helpful though not required. Rotation of partners is encouraged but not mandatory.  Fee is per person.  Dress shoes recommended.  No tennis shoes.

Latin Dancing: Beginning 
Fee: $59.00
Dates: 2/21 - 4/18
Times: Tues 8:00 - 9:00 PM
Instructor: Karen J Merlin


Round out your basic ballroom skills and learn to dance to Latin rhythms.  Techniques and dance rhythms taught in this course will help you look great on the dance floor.  This course is designed for those who have no dance experience as well as for those who have done other styles of dance.  Partners helpful though not required.  Rotation of partners is encouraged but not mandatory.  Fee is per person.  Dress shoes recommended.  No tennis shoes.  

Easy Social Dancing for Special Occasions 
Fee: $69.00
Dates: 2/21 - 4/18 
Times: Tues 6:30 - 7:50 PM
Instructor: Karen J Merlin

Are you attending a cruise, wedding reception, or reunion where you'll have to dance?  Then take our fun course and learn several easy dances that will allow you to dance to anything- fast or slow.  You can learn how to look good and move with confidence on the dance floor.  It's fun, its's social, and you'll be out in the center of it all when the music starts playing at your next social gathering.  You'll develop the ability to lead (men) or follow (ladies) for a smooth, confident look.  If you know what music you'll be dancing to, feel free to bring it for helpful suggestions.  Partners helpful though not required.  Rotation of partners is encouraged but not mandatory.  Fee is per person.  Dress shoes recommended.  No tennis shoes.  


Easy Social Dancing for Special Occasions 
Fee: $69.00
Dates: 3/2 - 5/4 ( No class on 3/23)                                                                       *  NEW THURSDAY EVENING CLASS *
Times: Thursdays 7:00 - 8:20 PM
Instructor: Karen J Merlin

Are you attending a cruise, wedding reception, or reunion where you'll have to dance?  Then take our fun course and learn several easy dances that will allow you to dance to anything- fast or slow.  You can learn how to look good and move with confidence on the dance floor.  It's fun, its's social, and you'll be out in the center of it all when the music starts playing at your next social gathering.  You'll develop the ability to lead (men) or follow (ladies) for a smooth, confident look.  If you know what music you'll be dancing to, feel free to bring it for helpful suggestions.  Partners helpful though not required.  Rotation of partners is encouraged but not mandatory.  Fee is per person.  Dress shoes recommended.  No tennis shoes.


More Information about our Programs

To register for any of these classes, please use the following link

http://www.stlcc.edu/Continuing-Education/Registration-Options.html