Dance Calendar – October 2018

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Friday, October 12, 2018 

  • COLLINGSWOOD –

    Westie Lounge with Rob & Sheila
    Universal Ballroom Dance Center, Inc.
    41 E Crescent Blvd, Collingswood, New Jersey 08108
    8:00 Rob teaches an all level WCS lesson
    9:00 til midnight DJ Rob plays a super mix of music for our WCS coolness and we’ll be sure and add in a bit of Country 2 Step.
    $15 per person, $8 full time undergrad students with valid ID includes yummy snacks and water.
    GREAT floor and GREAT music and super people.
    FREE parking. Please enter studio on at side entrance which faces the parking lot.

  • MOUNT LAUREL
    Country line dancing, two-step, couples pattern dances
    Prospectors Grill & Saloon, $5
    3050 New Jersey Route 38 (at Arc Rd.), Mount Laurel, NJ
  • SOMERS POINT –
    Ballroom dancing and social dancing
    Muhammed Karagoz  host and DJ
    Ballroom Dance Studio (upper floor of the Greate Bay Racquet Club)
    90 Mays Landing Road, Somers Point, NJ  08244
    Group lesson at 7:00pm
    Open dancing till 10:00pm
    $15 includes lesson, open dance party and light refreshments.
    For more information contact Muhammed at cankaragoz1@gmail.com,  (917) 213-9659, or visit  dancingwithkaragoz.com .
  • PLYMOUTH MEETING
    The Party Pros Dance Club hosts
    California Mix and Ballroom Dance party
    Hustle, East and West Coast Swing, Salsa, Country Two & Night Club Two, Fox Trot and more
    Church in the Mall (Plymouth Meeting Mall)
    500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
    $12 includes refreshments and dance lesson.
    Lesson at 7:30pm
    Open dancing at 8:45pm – 12 am
    Music provided by your DJ for the evening, Donna Boyle.
    Salsa taught by Christy Kam
    For additional information visit  www.donnaboyle.com or contact Donna Boyle  at donnaboyledisco@aol.com or  215) 740-3472.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

AVALON –
Monthly Big Band Dance at Avalon Community Center,  $8
30th and Avalon Avenue, Avalon, NJ.
Doors open at 7:00pm with music from 7:30pm to 10:00pm.
Tony DeLuca’s Band will be performing.
Reservations aren’t necessary but if you want, reserve a table by calling (609) 967-3066 or check with your instructor if you want to sit at their table.  BYOB, the snack bar will be open. Ice & water included.

PHILADELPHIA –
Flingin’ Swing’n Hustle 
The Top Hat Dance Studio
10771 Bustleton Ave., Philadelphia, PA  19116.
Scott & Gayle Michielli and Dara Johnston
$15 per person.  For additional information call (215) 676-3100 or visit  www.tophatdancestudio.com

Philadelphia Swing Dance Society Swing Dance with live music by Parlour Noir,  a new young band. Lots of fun!!
Summit Church Hall
6757 Green Street (corner of Green St + Westview)
in Mt. Airy, Philadelphia 19119
Open dancing 8:30 p.m. to midnight
Beginner Lessons at 7:00 p.m.
General Admission: $ 18; With a discount: $15
($3 discount to students, active duty military, with baked goodies to share, etc.)

PLYMOUTH MEETING
The Peppermint Dance
Church in the Mall in the Plymouth Meeting Mall
500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
$15 includes light refreshments, beverages and a lesson
Swing lesson by Alan Saperstein & Mary from 7:15pm to 8:50pm followed by open dancing till midnight.
For additional information, contact the Peppermint Dance Club at (610) 558-4556, email bettykrout@verizon.net or visit peppermintdanceclub.com

SOMERS POINT – 
Clancy’s
Informal social dancing, hustle, west coast swing
Starting around 8:30-9ish

Sunday, October 14, 2018 

NORRISTOWN –
Brenda’s Benefit

16th Annual Breast Cancer Benefit Dance
Food, Fun, auctions, dancing for all
http://support.breastcancer.org/brendadancebenefit

PHILADELPHIA – 
Sunday Blues Jam at the Twisted Tail 
informal blues and fusion dancing
https://www.facebook.com/TwistedSunday

SOMERS POINT – 
The Jersey Shore Ballroom Dance Club
Monthly dance
Clancy’s, 101 E. Maryland Avenue, Somers Point, NJ  08244
6-9pm
Samba lesson with Michelle Acito at 6:15pm
Open dancing 7-9 pm
$5 for members/$10 for non-members
Great food and drinks available.

  • HADDONFIELD
    Dance Haddonfield’s  Sunday Night Dance Party
    Grace Church, 19 Kings Highway East, Haddonfield, NJ 08003
    $10 includes Beginner lesson, refreshments and music, $15 to include intermediate lesson. Singles & couples are welcome.
    Intermediate lesson 6 pm, Beginner lesson 7 pm, Open dancing ’till 10:30pm.
    More information (856) 429-9154.

Monday, October 15, 2018 

HADDONFIELD –
Rob & Sheila’s Swing U!  

West Coast Swing lessons and dancing
AND they have a groupon deal…
7:15 – Warm up music
7:30 – Basics WCS with Sheila $60 for 4 week series or Groupon Coupon includes dance
8:15 – Level ll Int WCS with Sheila $15 includes basics lesson
 Haddonfield School of Dance, 413 Crystal Lake Ave, Haddonfield, NJ

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 

  • BROOMALL
    Tuesdays West Coast Swing
    lessons with Rob & Sheila and dance party at Marple
    7:30 Int/Adv with Rob and Sheila $15 includes both lessons and dance
    8:15 WCS for Life Basics with Sheila & Ariel $90 for 6 week series Groupon Coupon
    includes dance
    9:00 Dance with DJ includes water and snacks Free parking
    Location: Marple Presbyterian Church, 105 N Sproul Rd, Broomall, PA
  • SOMERS POINT
    The Senior Dance Society Dance Party
    7-10pm Somers Point Fire Department Dance Hall
    447 Bethel Road, Somers Point
    The cost is $8 for members and $10 for public; light refreshments.
    Live music, large dance floor, raffles, line dancing and mixers.
    Contact Rita (609) 408-3619 or Jackie (609) 399-7304 for more information.
  • MOUNT LAUREL
    Ballroom Dance Night at Prospectors Grill & Saloon, $10
    3050 New Jersey Route 38 (at Arc Rd.), Mount Laurel, NJ
    Doors open at 6:00pm for dinner and drinks.
    Waltz Lesson with Betty & Steve Culver at 7:00pm
    Open dancing from 8-10:30pm
    No partner necessary
  • WILLIAMSTOWN 
    Jeremy Dunkin is teaching free line dancing lessons at Geet’s Diner in WIlliamastown on Tuesdays from 8-10pm
    https://www.geetsdinerandlounge.com

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

SOMERS POINT – 
Informal dancing at Crab Trap
8:30ish

NEW YORK CITY –
Westie Cafe   Every Wednesday at Club 412/ You Should Be Dancing
For all things NYC WCS, visit and bookmark Ken & Paula’s Inclusive and Unbiased calendar  www.nycwcs.com 

Thursday, October 18, 2018 

WHIPPANY –
Swingin’ Thursdays
 Bi-weekly dances are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month, at the Whippany VFW.
The evening starts with a guest instructor — or John Lindo himself — teaching a FREE beginner WCS lesson from 7:00-7:30 pm followed by an Int/Adv lesson from 7:30-8:30 pm. Cali Mix music spun by the “DJ of the week” from 8:30-11:00 pm. Cost is $12 cash per person.
See  www.johnlindo.com for more details

Friday, October 19, 2018 

  • KING OF PRUSSIA 
    Swustlicious 2018 
    The Ultimate Crossover Social (West Coast Swing & Hustle)
    October 19-21, 2018
    Hotel: Crowne Plaza Philadelphia/King of Prussia
    * NEW HOTEL with more flooring, more seating, & more rooms!!
    Sparklage.com
  • PHILADELPHIA
    Blues Muse 2018 – Oct 19-21Blues Muse is one of the longest-running and most well-respected Blues Dance workshops in the world. It focuses strongly on the roles of leaders and followers in the dance, ranging from clear, technical communication to solo-movement expression within partnership. It’s a place for followers to explore their voices, and for leaders to explore how and when to be receptive. If you’re interested in inspiration, partnership, and connection, then join us for our 11th year at Blues Muse.
    This year’s instructors: Julie Brown, Kenneth Shipp, Mike Legenthal and Dan Legenthal, Adam Wilkerson and Krystal Wilkerson, Kelsy Stone and Damon Stone.
    Visit www.bluesmuse.dance for more information.
  • MOUNT LAUREL
    Country line dancing, two-step, couples pattern dances
    Prospectors Grill & Saloon, $5
    3050 New Jersey Route 38 (at Arc Rd.), Mount Laurel, NJ
  • SOMERS POINT –
    Ballroom / Social Dance Party
    Muhammed Karagoz  host and DJ
    Ballroom Dance Studio (upper floor of the Greate Bay Racquet & Fitness Club)
    90 Mays Landing Road, Somers Point, NJ  08244
    Group lesson at 7:00pm
    Open dancing till 10:00pm
    $15 includes lesson, open dance party and light refreshments.
    For more information contact Muhammed at cankaragoz1@gmail.com,  (917) 213-9659, or visit  dancingwithkaragoz.com .
  • PLYMOUTH MEETING
     California Mix and Ballroom Dance Party
    Hustle, East and West Coast Swing, Salsa, Country Two & Night Club Two, Fox Trot and more
    Church in the Mall (Plymouth Meeting Mall)
    500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
    $12 includes refreshments and dance lesson.
    Lesson at 7:30pm, Open dancing at 8:45pm – 12 am
    Night Club Two  with an early Waltz class starting at 6:30pm taught by Con Gallagher
    For additional information visit  www.donnaboyle.com or contact Donna Boyle  at donnaboyledisco@aol.com or  215) 740-3472.
  • NORTHFIELD
    Dance Party
    Academy of Ballroom Dancing
    331 Tilton Road, Northfield, NJ 08225
    8pm Rumba lesson with Al Henry
    $15 includes lesson and open dancing
    8:30 P.M. to 10:30 P.M.  light refreshments
    For more information contact Mary at (609) 645-2010,  marytangodancer@aol.com

Saturday, October 20, 2018 

  • KING OF PRUSSIA 
    Swustlicious 2018 
    The Ultimate Crossover Social (West Coast Swing & Hustle)
    October 19-21, 2018
    Hotel: Crowne Plaza Philadelphia/King of Prussia
    * NEW HOTEL with more flooring, more seating, & more rooms!!
    Info: http://sparklage.com/
  • PHILADELPHIA
    Blues Muse 2018 – Oct 19-21Blues Muse is one of the longest-running and most well-respected Blues Dance workshops in the world. It focuses strongly on the roles of leaders and followers in the dance, ranging from clear, technical communication to solo-movement expression within partnership. It’s a place for followers to explore their voices, and for leaders to explore how and when to be receptive. If you’re interested in inspiration, partnership, and connection, then join us for our 11th year at Blues Muse.
    This year’s instructors: Julie Brown, Kenneth Shipp, Mike Legenthal and Dan Legenthal, Adam Wilkerson and Krystal Wilkerson, Kelsy Stone and Damon Stone.
    Visit www.bluesmuse.dance for more information.
  • PLYMOUTH MEETING
    The Peppermint Dance
    Church in the Mall in the Plymouth Meeting Mall
    500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
    $15 includes light refreshments, beverages and a lesson
    Viennese Waltz lesson by Christy Kam from 7:15pm to 8:50pm followed by open dancing till midnight.
    For additional information, contact the Peppermint Dance Club at (610) 558-4556, email bettykrout@verizon.net or
    visit peppermintdanceclub.com   

Sunday, October 21, 2018

  • KING OF PRUSSIA 
    Swustlicious 2018 
    The Ultimate Crossover Social (West Coast Swing & Hustle)
    October 19-21, 2018
    Hotel: Crowne Plaza Philadelphia/King of Prussia
    * NEW HOTEL with more flooring, more seating, & more rooms!!
    http://sparklage.com
  • PHILADELPHIA
    Blues Muse 2018 – Oct 19-21Blues Muse is one of the longest-running and most well-respected Blues Dance workshops in the world. It focuses strongly on the roles of leaders and followers in the dance, ranging from clear, technical communication to solo-movement expression within partnership. It’s a place for followers to explore their voices, and for leaders to explore how and when to be receptive. If you’re interested in inspiration, partnership, and connection, then join us for our 11th year at Blues Muse.
    This year’s instructors: Julie Brown, Kenneth Shipp, Mike Legenthal and Dan Legenthal, Adam Wilkerson and Krystal Wilkerson, Kelsy Stone and Damon Stone. Visit www.bluesmuse.dance for more information.
  • HADDONFIELD 
    Dance Haddonfield
    Sunday Night Dance Party Grace Church, 19 Kings Highway East, Haddonfield, NJ 08003.
    $10 includes Beginner lesson, refreshments and music
    $15 to include intermediate lesson
    Singles & couples are welcome.
    Intermediate lesson 6 pm
    Beginner lesson 7 pm
    Open dancing till 10:30pm.
    For more information call (856) 429-9154.

Monday, October 22, 2018 

HADDONFIELD –
Rob & Sheila’s Swing U! now with d
ance party
West Coast Swing lessons and dancing
AND they have a groupon deal…
7:15 – Warm up music
7:30 – Basics WCS with Sheila $60 for 4 week series or Groupon Coupon includes dance
8:15 – Level ll Int WCS with Sheila $15 includes basics lesson and dance
9:00-11:00 DJ Sheila $7 Dance Only
Haddonfield School of Dance, 413 Crystal Lake Ave, Haddonfield, NJ

EAST BRUNSWICK –
Pros’ Monday with John Lindo –Welcome Fall!

Allied Performing Arts Center
6 Edgeboro Rd, East Brunswick, New Jersey 08816
World renown, John Lindo, will treat you to the best West Coast Swing on the planet with an awesome class and crème de le crème music! If you are a competition junkie, and have been practicing that unique routine, now is your chance spice it up with some details at this top of the line dance studio.
7:30pm-8:15pm, WCS lesson by John Lindo.
Admission: $15.00 includes lesson, dance social & refreshments.
(Car pool discount 4 people +) $13.00. Students with ID at $10.00 only.
DJ Prof. Mike & Jen, 848-391-2882

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 

  • BROOMALL
    Tuesdays West Coast Swing
    lessons with Rob & Sheila and dance party at Marple
    7:30 Int/Adv with Rob and Sheila $15 includes both lessons and dance
    8:15 WCS for Life Basics with Sheila & Ariel $90 for 6 week series Groupon Coupon includes dance
    9:00 Dance with DJ includes water and snacks Free parking
    Location: Marple Presbyterian Church, 105 N Sproul Rd, Broomall, PA
  • Somers Point
    The Senior Dance Society Dance Party
    7-10pm Somers Point Fire Department Dance Hall
    447 Bethel Road, Somers Point
    The cost is $8 for members and $10 for public; light refreshments.
    Live music, large dance floor, raffles, line dancing and mixers.
    Contact Rita (609) 408-3619 or Jackie (609) 399-7304 for more information.
  • Mount Laurel
    Ballroom Dance Night at Prospectors Grill & Saloon, $10
    3050 New Jersey Route 38 (at Arc Rd.), Mount Laurel, NJ
    Doors open at 6:00pm for dinner and drinks.
    Rhumba Lesson with Betty & Steve Culver at 7:00pm
    Open dancing from 8-10:30pm
    No partner necessary
  • WILLIAMSTOWN 
    Jeremy Dunkin is teaching free line dancing lessons at Geet’s Diner in WIlliamastown on Tuesdays from 8-10pm
    https://www.geetsdinerandlounge.com

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 

SOMERS POINT – 
Informal dancing at Crab Trap
8:30ish

NEW YORK CITY –
Westie Cafe   Every Wednesday at Club 412/ You Should Be Dancing
For all things NYC WCS, visit and bookmark Ken & Paula’s Inclusive and Unbiased calendar  www.nycwcs.com 

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Friday, October 26, 2018

  • MOUNT LAUREL
    Country line dancing, two-step, couples pattern dances
    Prospectors Grill & Saloon, $5
    3050 New Jersey Route 38 (at Arc Rd.), Mount Laurel, NJ
  • PLYMOUTH MEETING
    Halloween Party – California Mix and Ballroom Dance
    Hustle, East Coast Swing, West Coast Swing, Salsa, Country Two Step,  Night Club Two, Fox Trot and more
    Church in the Mall (Plymouth Meeting Mall)
    500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
    $12 includes refreshments and dance lesson.
    Hustle Lesson taught by Donna Boyle at 7:30pm
    Open dancing at 8:45pm – 12 am
    Music provided by your DJ for the evening, Donna Boyle.  
    For additional information visit  www.donnaboyle.com or contact Donna Boyle  at donnaboyledisco@aol.com or  (215) 740-3472.

Saturday, October 27, 2018 

SOMERS POINT – 
Clancy’s
Informal social dancing, hustle, west coast swing
Starting around 8:30-9ish

PHILADELPHIA –
California Mix dance party on the 27th open to the public.
The Top Hat Dance Studio
10771 Bustleton Ave., Philadelphia, PA  19116.
Scott & Gayle Michielli and Dara Johnston
$15 per person.  For additional information call (215) 676-3100 or visit  www.tophatdancestudio.com

  • PLYMOUTH MEETING –
    Halloween Party at The Peppermint Dance, costumes encouraged
    Church in the Mall in the Plymouth Meeting Mall
    500 W. Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
    $15 includes light refreshments, beverages and lesson
    Rhumba lesson from 7:15pm to 8:50pm followed by open dancing till midnight.
    For additional information, contact the Peppermint Dance Club at (610) 558-4556, email bettykrout@verizon.net or visit peppermintdanceclub.com

Sunday, October 28, 2018 

  • HADDONFIELD 
    Dance Haddonfield
    Sunday Night Dance Party
    Grace Church, 19 Kings Highway East, Haddonfield, NJ 08003.
    $10 includes Beginner lesson, refreshments and music
    $15 to include intermediate lesson
    Singles & couples are welcome.
    Intermediate lesson 6 pm
    Beginner lesson 7 pm
    Open dancing till 10:30pm.
    For more information call (856) 429-9154.
  • PLYMOUTH MEETING –
    Brian Gallagher’s Ballroom Dance Party
    Ballroom dancing (Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Rumba, Cha-Cha, Nightclub Two, Country Two Step, East & West Coast Swing, Quick Step, Polka, etc.)
    Church on the Mall
    Germantown Pike #1900, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
    Lesson 5:30pm – 6:15pm
    Open dancing from 6:15pm – 9pm
    $14 includes lesson, open dance party and hot buffet.
    For additional information contact Brian at g11brian@aol.com  or (215) 292-3340.

Monday, October 29, 2018 

HADDONFIELD –
Rob & Sheila’s Swing U! 

West Coast Swing lessons
AND they have a groupon deal…
7:15 – Warm up music
7:30 – Basics WCS with Sheila $60 for 4 week series or Groupon
8:15 – Level ll Int WCS with Sheila $15 includes basics lesson
 Haddonfield School of Dance, 413 Crystal Lake Ave, Haddonfield, NJ

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

  • SOMERS POINT
    The Senior Dance Society Dance Party
    7-10pm Somers Point Fire Department Dance Hall
    447 Bethel Road, Somers Point
    The cost is $8 for members and $10 for public; light refreshments.
    Live music, large dance floor, raffles, line dancing and mixers.
    Contact Rita (609) 408-3619 or Jackie (609) 399-7304 for more info.
  • MOUNT LAUREL
    Ballroom Dance Night at Prospectors Grill & Saloon, $10
    3050 New Jersey Route 38 (at Arc Rd.), Mount Laurel, NJ
    Doors open at 6:00pm for dinner and drinks.
    East Coast Swing Lesson with Betty & Steve Culver at 7:00pm
    Open dancing from 8-10:30pm,  No partner necessary
  • BROOMALL
    Tuesdays West Coast Swing
    lessons with Rob & Sheila and dance party at Marple
    7:30 Int/Adv with Rob and Sheila $15 includes both lessons and dance
    8:15 WCS for Life Basics with Sheila & Ariel $90 for 6 week series Groupon Coupon includes dance
    9:00 Dance with DJ includes water and snacks Free parking
    Location: Marple Presbyterian Church, 105 N Sproul Rd, Broomall, PA

  • WILLIAMSTOWN 
    Jeremy Dunkin is teaching free line dancing lessons at Geet’s Diner in WIlliamastown on Tuesdays from 8-10pm
    https://www.geetsdinerandlounge.com

To submit a dance to this listing, post the info on our Jersey Shore Dancers’ facebook group, Salty Dances – www.saltydances.com

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