Events on Campus
Open dance with the Rugcutters, Mondays 10 - 11 pm, Weitz Dance Studio (Room 168).Lesson from 9:30 - 10 pm.
Fall Term 2011 Event Calendar
Monday October 17th
Lesson taught by Peter Strom,--Don't miss this one
Peter Strom is the founder of Uptown Swing and teaches internationally. He is coming to Carleton to teach two workshops in Weitz Dance Studio 168. Lessons are free to Carls (It will cost $7 for one lesson and $10 for both for non-Carleton students)
No experience or partners necessary, but please be on time!
Beginner Workshop @ 3pm
Intermediate Workshop @4:15pm
Saturday October 22nd
St. Olaf's Fall Swing Dance Spectacular
St. Olaf's Fall Swing Dance Spectacular will be held in Dittman Studio 1. This is a great way to dance with new people and there will be LIVE music, which is always a lot of fun.
There will be an intro blues lesson from 7-8pm then an intro swing lesson at 8:30. The jazz bands starts playing at 9pm and the dancing continues with late night blues from 12-2am.
We'll be walking over, from Sayles, at two different times. Meet us at 6:30pm to attend the lessons or at 8:30 pm to just attend the dancing portion of the night.
Friday October 28-Saturday October 29
Halloween Blues Weekend at Macalester
A fun filled weekend of blues dancing. Lessons are offered for beginners. For more info click here.
Please email Ohlese if you want to attend. She will be arranging transportation.
Winter Term 2012 Event Calendar
Saturday, February 4, 2012
Mid-Winter Ball, 9 pm - 1 am, featuring two live bands in Great Hall, Sevy Tea Room. Sponsored by Campus Activities, free.
Spring Term 2011 Event Calendar
Saturday, April 28, 2012
Spring Swing Dance, 9 pm - 1 am, featuring a live band in Great Hall, plus student dance demonstrations during the band breaks. Your spring version of Mid-Winter Ball. Sponsored by Rugcutters and Social Dance Club, free.
Events at St. Olaf
Dance with the St. Olaf Swing Club, Wednesdays 9-11 pm, Dittman Studio One.
Events in the Twin Cities
For a complete list of Twin Cities events, check out TC Swing's Events Calender. All ages events are listed in green.
Mid-West Lindy Fest, May 4-6 2012. MWLF is a nationally-recognized Lindy Hop and Jazz Dance workshop weekend, packed with workshops taught by the nation's top dancers, plus live band dances and the Amateur Lindy Hop Showdown competition. This event is open to dancers of all levels and attracts lindy hoppers from across the country.