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Dance By Date
Social Dances in Rhode Island


Last update April 6, 2009

Dance By Date
April 2009

Rhode Island ballroom, latin, salsa, swing, tango, country, hustle, contra, cajun, zydeco and social dances

All dances (including occasional, one time or special event dances) are listed by date. Pick the month and then the date

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Where To Dance by location
(may not include one time dances)
ballroom    swing & hustle     salsa     cajun & zydeco     argentine tango




APRIL 2009



Wednesday April 1, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice while DJ Swing Daddy keeps the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday April 2, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday April 2, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Friday April 3, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Weekly Dance: 1st and 3rd Fridays - alternative music, 2nd and 4th Fridays - traditional music.

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Friday April 3, 2009

Ballroom
PB&J Ballroom Dance


Barrington Democratic Club
86 Roffe Street
Barrington RI
Price: $10.00
Time: 8pm tango Lesson/830pm-11pm Dance
Dress: Cocktail Attire
Floor: Hardwood
Information: 401-245-1119
Email:

Join Nelia Lawton at Barrington's only ballroom dance. Price includes lesson, refreshments and recorded music.

Dances are held the first Friday of every month.

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Friday April 3, 2009

Ballroom
USA Dance RI Chapter Dance


East Bay Ballroom
Vasco da Gama Hall
15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 8:00 to 11:00pm Dance, lesson with Sara Barker at 8pm
Price: Non-Members $12.00/USA Dance and FOBD Members $10.00 /College Students $5.00
Information: 401-826-6005
Website: http://www.riusabda.org

Rhode Island's Chapter of USA Dance and East Bay Ballroom invite you to come dancing! Everyone welcome. Refreshments on hand.

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Friday April 3, 2009

Contra
Brown University Contra Dance


Brown University
Sayles Hall
79-81 Waterman Street
on the Green
Providence, RI
Time: 8pm - 11pm
Price: $7.00 general, $5 students
Email:
Website: Brown Contra Dance

Caller, Linda Leslie, music by Andy Grover, Pete Johannsen and Stuart Kenney
Beginners of all ages, singles, couples, and families are welcome to attend. Partners not necessary. Feel free to bring home-made tasty treats for the break.

Dances are generally held on the 1st and 3rd Fridays when Brown is in session.
Upcoming dances: April 17 (Alumnae Hall), May 1 (tba)

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Friday April 3, 2009

Square Dance
Town Howlers Dance


Portsmouth Senior Center
110 Bristol Ferry Road
(Route 114)
Portsmouth, RI
Time: 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Price: $5.00 per person
Level: Mainstream/Plus
Dress: Soft soled shoes required
For more information call 401-849-6266

Website: http://www.townhowlers.org

Caller: Jim Schell Cuer: Anna MacDougall

Dances usually monthly on Fridays
Upcoming: May 8, June 12, July 10, 2009 (no dance in August)

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Friday April 3, 2009

Swing Dance
The Mystic Horns at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 830pm to 1230am
Price: $8.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com

The Mystic Horns serve a mean plateful of swing! The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Saturday April 4, 2009

Ballroom
Dancin' Feelin' Dance


Dillon Council
Knights of Columbus Hall
1675 Douglas Pike
North Providence, RI
Time: 7:15pm, - 8:00pm quickstep lesson, 8:00pm-11:00pm ballroom dance
Price: $15.00 adults, $10.00 teens, college 22 years and under with ID
Refreshments served.
For more information call 401-463-1815

Website: http://www.kathyandrandydance.com

Your hosts Kathy St.Jean and Randy Deats invite you to join them for an evening of ballroom dancing. Cash bar available.

Friday & Saturday Dances usually twice a month
Upcoming dance - April 10, 18, 2009

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Saturday April 4, 2009

Cajun
Magnolia Dance


German Club
78 Carter Street
Pawtucket RI
Price: $14
Dance lesson at 7:30pm/Dance 8pm-11pm
Phone: 401-246-2720
Email:
http://www.magnoliacajunband.com

The fabulous Magnolia is now in RI! This month's dance features guet musicians, Andy Stewart on fiddle and Mary Jo Slattery on guitar and vocals.

Upcoming Dances: May 2

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Saturday April 4, 2009

Square Dance
Ruffles 'N Beaus Rock 'N Rock


Beckwith-Bruchshaw Memorial Lodge
Church Street/Route 100
Pascoag, RI
Time: 8:00pm to 10:30pm
Price: $5.00 per person
Level: Mainstream (soft soled shoes required)
Dress: Soft soled shoes required, Square Dance Clothes Optional
For more information call 401-568-672

Website: http://rufflesnbeaussdc.freeservers.com

Caller: Lori Moran Cuer: Pat Anthony

Dances usually held on the first Saturday of the month
Upcoming Dances: May 2

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Monday April 6, 2009

Argentine Tango
Monday Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 830pm-1130pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Monday

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Tuesday April 7, 2009

Salsa
Strictly Salsa Tuesdays


Olive's
108 North Main Street
Providence RI
7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm lesson
9pm - 1am Dance
Price: $3.00 cover
Information Jeannie Oki at 1-401-941-8008 or email
Website: http://www.olivesri.com

Beginners are invited to jump right in!
Free parking in rear lot.

Dances are held every Tuesday

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Wednesday April 8, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice while DJ Swing Daddy keeps the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday April 9, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday April 9, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Friday April 10, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Weekly Dance: 1st and 3rd Fridays - alternative music, 2nd and 4th Fridays - traditional music.

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Friday April 10, 2009

Ballroom
Kathy's and Randy's Ballroom Dance


Dillon Council
Knights of Columbus Hall
1675 Douglas Pike
North Providence, RI
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm ballroom dance
Price: $12.00 adults, $7.00 teens, college 22 years and under with ID
Refreshments served.
For more information call 401-463-1815

Website: http://www.kathyandrandydance.com

Your hosts Kathy St.Jean and Randy Deats invite you to join them for an evening of ballroom dancing. Cash bar available.

Friday & Saturday Dances usually twice a month
Upcoming dances - April 18, 24, 2009

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Friday April 10, 2009

Ballroom
Dance Party


Occasions at Village South
473 South Street West
Raynham, MA 02767
Time: 8:15 to 9pm lesson, 9pm to 11:30pm Open dancing
Price: $15.00, Students $8.00 (under 22yrs with ID) includes lesson and light refreshments
Information: 508-822-8544
Website: http://www.parisacademy.com

Make those dancing feet happy at the hottest Dance Party on the South Shore featuring a beautiful 2,000 square foot hardwood dance floor and the best in Ballroom, Latin, Salsa, Hustle & Swing music for your dancing enjoyment. Complimentary Beginner Dance Lesson at 8:15pm and Light Refreshments. Cash Bar.

Upcoming Dances: April 24, May 8, May 22, June 12, June 26, July 10

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Friday April 10, 2009

Contra
Rehoboth Contra Dance


Goff Memorial Hall
124 Bay State Road
Rehoboth MA 02769
Time: 8pm - 11pm
Price: $8.00 for adults, $5 for children under 16, and $18 for families with children under 16
Phone 508-252-6375
Email:
Website: Rehoboth Contra Dance

Caller, Lisa Greenleaf; music by Rumblestrip (Nat Hewitt, Liza Constable & Glen Loper)
All dances taught. Beginners welcome. Partners not necessary
The Rehoboth Contra Dance, now in its 27th season, runs throughout the year and is held on second, fourth, and sometimes fifth Fridays. In July and August, second Fridays only
Upcoming dances: April 24, May 8, 22, 29, June 12, 26, July 10, August 14

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Friday April 10, 2009

Swing Dance
The Mystic Horns at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 830pm to 1230am
Price: $8.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com

The Mystic Horns serve a mean plateful of swing! Guest vocalist - Sugar Ray Norcia!
The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Saturday April 11, 2009

Ballroom
K&S Ballroom Dance


Knights of Columbus Hall
1047 Park Ave
Cranston RI
Time: 630pm to 1130pm, Lesson(s) 630pm-8pm, Dance 8pm-1130pm
Lessons: 630pm- 715pm Beginner hustlea, 715pm-8pm Intermediate hustle
Price: $15.00 includes coffee,tea, pastry, pizza,and lesson
Dress: No jeans please
Information: Kathy at 401-821-4108

Website: http://www.kandsmusic.net

Rhode Island's biggest monthly ballroom dance!
3,600 sq ft wood floor and its all smoke free! Singles tables available.
Saturday Dances usually held twice a month
Upcoming dances - April 25, May 9, 23, 30, June 13, 27, 2009
See riDance's K&S listing for the complete schedule

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Saturday April 11, 2009

English Country Dance
Kingston English Country Dance


South Kingstown Land Trust Barn
17 Matunuck Beach Road
South Kingstown, RI 02892
Time: 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Price: $10.00 general, $8.00 for members of South Kingstown Land Trust or CDS-Boston
Phone: 401-539-3009
Website: http://www.kingstonenglishcountrydance.org

Caller: Michael Cicone, Live music: Barbara Paxton and Elaine Winnic
All dances are taught. No experience or partner is needed.
Beautiful wood floor only one mile from the ocean.

Upcoming Dances: May 2

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Saturday April 11, 2009

Square Dance
Sidesplitters Square Dance


Joseph Martin School
Landry Avenue
(off route 152)
North Attleboro, MA
Time: 8:00pm to 10:30pm
Price: $5.00 per person
Level: Plus
Dress: Soft soled shoes required
Information: 508-476-7515 or 508-543-2669
Website: http://www.sdancing.com/side.htm

Caller: Jim Schell Cuer: Harriet Clarke

Dances usually held the 2nd and 4th Saturday September through May
Also see Side Spliitters Square Dance Club

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Saturday April 11, 2009

Zydeco & Swing
Sals presents Brad Randall & the Zydeco Ballers


German Club
78 Carter Ave
Pawtucket, RI
Time: 8pm
Price: $18.00
Information: 401-965-0849
or
Website: www.salsrbclub.com

Everybody asked for them back so here ya go!

Big wood floor, free parking, pot luck in the back - feel free to bring a dish to share

Upcoming dances: April 17, May 23 & 24 Bayou n Boogie Fest III (swing,zydeco,cajun)

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Monday April 13, 2009

Argentine Tango
Monday Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 830pm-1130pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Monday

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Tuesday April 14, 2009

Salsa
Strictly Salsa Tuesdays


Olive's
108 North Main Street
Providence RI
7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm lesson
9pm - 1am Dance
Price: $3.00 cover
Information Jeannie Oki at 1-401-941-8008 or email
Website: http://www.olivesri.com

Beginners are invited to jump right in!
Free parking in rear lot.

Dances are held every Tuesday

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Wednesday April 15, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice while DJ Swing Daddy keeps the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday April 16, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday April 16, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Friday April 17, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Weekly Dance: 1st and 3rd Fridays - alternative music, 2nd and 4th Fridays - traditional music.

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Friday April 17, 2009

Contra
Brown University Contra Dance


Brown University
Alumnae Hall
194 Meeting Street
bewtween Brown & Thayer
Providence, RI
Time: 8pm - 11pm
Price: $7.00 general, $5 students
Email:
Website: Brown Contra Dance

Caller, Bob Golder ; tba
Beginners of all ages, singles, couples, and families are welcome to attend. Partners not necessary. Feel free to bring home-made tasty treats for the break.

Dances are generally held on the 1st and 3rd Fridays when Brown is in session.
Upcoming dances: May 1 (tba)

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Friday April 17, 2009

Swing Dance
The Mystic Horns at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 830pm to 1230am
Price: $8.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com

The Mystic Horns serve a mean plateful of swing! The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Friday April 17, 2009

Swing
Sals Second Annual Sock Hop


German Club
78 Carter Ave
Pawtucket, RI
Time: 8pm
Price: $10.00
Information: 401-965-0849
or
Website: www.salsrbclub.com

Rockabilly, Doo Wop and Rhythm & Blues with DJ's Daddy-O and Big Daddy Cool.

Big wood floor, free parking, pot luck in the back - feel free to bring a dish to share

Upcoming events: May 23 & 24 Bayou n Boogie Fest III (swing,zydeco,cajun)

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Saturday April 18, 2009

Ballroom
Dancin' Feelin' Dance


Dillon Council
Knights of Columbus Hall
1675 Douglas Pike
North Providence, RI
Time: 7:15pm, - 8:00pm quickstep lesson, 8:00pm-11:00pm ballroom dance
Price: $15.00 adults, $10.00 teens, college 22 years and under with ID
Refreshments served.
For more information call 401-463-1815

Website: http://www.kathyandrandydance.com

Your hosts Kathy St.Jean and Randy Deats invite you to join them for an evening of ballroom dancing. Cash bar available.

Friday & Saturday Dances usually twice a month
Upcoming dance - dances are announced on a monthly basis, no dances listed yet for May

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Saturday April 18, 2009

Square Dance
Swinging Squares


East Smithfield Neighborhood Center
7 Esmond Street
Esmond, RI
Time: 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Price: $5.00 per person
Level: Plus
Dress: Soft soled shoes required
Information: 401.524.7610

Website: http://www.swingingsquares.com

Caller: Everett Mackin Cuer: Pat Anthony

Monthly dances usually held on the third Saturday of the month
Upcoming dances: May 16,2009 Also see Swinging Squares

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Saturday April 18, 2009

Swing
Hepcats Dance


The First Congregational Church 34 Center Street
Corner of William Street
Fairhaven, MA
Time: 7:30 to 11:00 pm
Price: $8.00
Information: 508 994-2214
or sarah_sloane@cox.net
Website: http://www.havetodance.com/ss/dancing.html

Music provided by dj's Joe and Andy Perrone. Free refreshments. Free beginner lesson from 7:30 to 8 pm. All ages welcome and no partner necessary. This is a non-smoking venue.
Upcoming dances: May 9, 2009

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Saturday April 18, 2009

California Swing & Ballroom
TwirlTheGirl Dance


The Son's of Italy
Spirito's Restaurant
99 Hicks Street
East Providence RI
Phone: 401-447-7015
Email:
Website: http://www.TwirlTheGirl.com

Hosted by Sara Coelho Barker
DJ's Kim and Kerrin
Dance: 9:00pm - 12:00pm
Price: $10.00 includes dance and demos at 10:30pm with Hazel & Tybaldt Ulrich
Music west coast swing (suitable for triple step East Coast swing), ballroom, latin, hustle and country
Part of an a day of west coast swing & hustle workshops. This dance is open to everyone.

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Sunday April 19, 2009

Folk Dance
Rehoboth Jammers Dance


Goff Memorial Hall
124 Bay State Road
Rehoboth MA 02769
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Price: Free!!!
Information: Judith Schrier at 401-751-4554 or Bob Elliott at 508-669-5656
Website: Rehoboth Jammers Dance

Come dance for free! This evening's dance is hosted by the Sunday Night Jammers, a group of area musicians who meet regularly on Sunday evenings at Goff Hall to play dance music from all over the world.

This dance will feature contra dance steps and a variety of international and couple dances, such as polkas and waltzes.

All dances are taught and all ages and beginners are welcome. No partner required.

The Sunday Night Jammers are a group of (mostly) instrumental musicians, who play (mostly) Celtic-inspired dance music. Their music is (mostly) for couple dances, such as waltzes, hambos, polkas, and schottisches.

PS There's a potluck dinner starting at 6pm. Bring a dish and get to know the band and fellow dancers.
The dance is held once a month on the 3rd or 4th Sunday

Upcoming dance: May 17, and June 14

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Monday April 20, 2009

Argentine Tango
Monday Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 830pm-1130pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Monday

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Tuesday April 21, 2009

Salsa
Strictly Salsa Tuesdays


Olive's
108 North Main Street
Providence RI
7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm lesson
9pm - 1am Dance
Price: $3.00 cover
Information Jeannie Oki at 1-401-941-8008 or email
Website: http://www.olivesri.com

Beginners are invited to jump right in!
Free parking in rear lot.

Dances are held every Tuesday

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Wednesday April 22, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice while DJ Swing Daddy keeps the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday April 23, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday April 23, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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Friday April 24, 2009

Argentine Tango
The Tango Incident - A Potluck Milonga


99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 730-830pm 2 lessons one for intermediates ($15.00) one for beginners (free) both an hour
830pm-930pm pratica - all welcome
930pm-12am Dance
Price: $10 for dance, or $5.00 if you bring a food dish (real food, not chips or soda)
Or $5 if you bring a dish (real food not chips or soda)
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come dance some argentine tango, valz, and milonga. Beginners and singles are welcome.

Weekly Dance: 1st and 3rd Fridays - alternative music, 2nd and 4th Fridays - traditional music.

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Friday April 24, 2009

Ballroom
Kathy's and Randy's Ballroom Dance


Dillon Council
Knights of Columbus Hall
1675 Douglas Pike
North Providence, RI
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm ballroom dance
Price: $12.00 adults, $7.00 teens, college 22 years and under with ID
Refreshments served.
For more information call 401-463-1815

Website: http://www.kathyandrandydance.com

Your hosts Kathy St.Jean and Randy Deats invite you to join them for an evening of ballroom dancing. Cash bar available.

Friday & Saturday Dances usually twice a month
Upcoming dances - April 18, 24, 2009

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Friday April 24, 2009

Contra
Rehoboth Contra Dance


Goff Memorial Hall
124 Bay State Road
Rehoboth MA 02769
Time: 8pm - 11pm
Price: $8.00 for adults, $5 for children under 16, and $18 for families with children under 16
Phone 508-252-6375
Email:
Website: Rehoboth Contra Dance

Caller, Chris Weiler; music by Amy Larkin, Jonathan Larkin and Max Newman
All dances taught. Beginners welcome. Partners not necessary
The Rehoboth Contra Dance, now in its 27th season, runs throughout the year and is held on second, fourth, and sometimes fifth Fridays. In July and August, second Fridays only
Upcoming dances: May 8, 22, 29, June 12, 26, July 10, August 14

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Friday April 24, 2009

Hustle, Salsa, Cha Cha, WC & EC Swing
Dance Party


Occasions at Village South
473 South Street West
Raynham, MA 02767
Time: 8:15 to 9pm lesson, 9pm to 11:30pm Open dancing
Price: $15.00, Students $8.00 (under 22yrs with ID) includes lesson and light refreshments
Information: 508-822-8544
Website: http://www.parisacademy.com

Make those dancing feet happy at the hottest Dance Party on the South Shore featuring a beautiful 2,000 square foot hardwood dance floor and the best in Latin, Salsa, Hustle & Swing music for your dancing enjoyment. If you want a different dance, just ask for it! Complimentary Beginner Dance Lesson at 8:15pm and Light Refreshments. Cash Bar.

Upcoming Dances: May 8, May 22, June 12, June 26, July 10

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Friday April 24, 2009

Swing Dance
The Mystic Horns at the Knick


The Knickerbocker Cafe
35 Railroad Avenue
Westerly, RI
Time: 830pm to 1230am
Price: $8.00
Phone: 401-596-4225
Website: http://theknickerbockercafe.com

The Mystic Horns serve a mean plateful of swing! The historic Knickerbocker features a wood dance floor, bar and restaurant.

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Saturday April 25, 2009

Ballroom, Country & Swing
John & Dee's Saturday Night Dance


East Smithfield Center
7 Esmond Street
Smithfield, RI 02917
Time: 730pm-8pm west coast swing lesson, 8pm-midnight dance
Price: $10.00
Phone 401-345-6520
Email:
Website: http://www.johndeedance.com

California mix lots of swing (wc & ec), country, ballroom, latin and hustle
refreshments and snacks, nonsmoking venue, singles welcome
DJs - JohnDeeDance & DJ sK2

Upcoming dances: May 23

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Saturday April 25, 2009

Ballroom
K&S Ballroom Dance


Knights of Columbus Hall
1047 Park Ave
Cranston RI
Time: 630pm to 1130pm, Lesson(s) 630pm-8pm, Dance 8pm-1130pm
Lessons: 630pm- 715pm Beginner hustlea, 715pm-8pm Intermediate hustle
Price: $15.00 includes coffee,tea, pastry, pizza,and lesson
Dress: No jeans please
Information: Kathy at 401-821-4108

Website: http://www.kandsmusic.net

Rhode Island's biggest monthly ballroom dance!
3,600 sq ft wood floor and its all smoke free! Singles tables available.
Saturday Dances usually held twice a month
Upcoming dances - May 9, 23, 30, June 13, 27, 2009
See riDance's K&S listing for the complete schedule

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Saturday April 25, 2009

Square Dance
Sidesplitters Square Dance


Joseph Martin School
Landry Avenue
(off route 152)
North Attleboro, MA
Time: 8:00pm to 10:30pm
Price: $5.00 per person
Level: Plus
Dress: Soft soled shoes required
Information: 508-476-7515 or 508-543-2669
Website: http://www.sdancing.com/side.htm

Caller: Jim Schell Cuer: Harriet Clarke

Dances usually held the 2nd and 4th Saturday September through May
Also see Side Spliitters Square Dance Club

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Saturday April 25, 2009

Swing
The Swingin 88's


Brightridge Hall
Brightridge Avenue
(off Warren Ave)
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-1130pm, Beginner lesson 715pm-745pm
Price: $8.00 general, $6.00 for students with id
Cash bar, non smoking Hall
For more information call 508-222-2185
Or email
Website: http://www.swingin88s.com

TV not working? Stop kicking it and come out and have fun with us!

Rock n Roll to the live music of DJ ShawneeMac!

Upcoming dances: May 30, June 27, July 25, August 29

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Monday April 27, 2009

Argentine Tango
Monday Tango Practica


Providence Tango
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 830pm-1130pm
Price: $5.00
Phone 401-273-2855
Email:
Website: www.providencetango.com

Come practice your Tango. Drop-ins welcome. No partner necessary.
Practica every Monday

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Tuesday April 28, 2009

Salsa
Strictly Salsa Tuesdays


Olive's
108 North Main Street
Providence RI
7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm lesson
9pm - 1am Dance
Price: $3.00 cover
Information Jeannie Oki at 1-401-941-8008 or email
Website: http://www.olivesri.com

Beginners are invited to jump right in!
Free parking in rear lot.

Dances are held every Tuesday

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Wednesday April 29, 2009

Swing
Cape Verdean Club Swing Dance


Cape Verdean Club
329 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence RI
Time: 7pm-11pm/Beginner lesson at 715pm
Cover: $7.00
Phone: 401-434-9612

Wednesday is swing night at the Cape Verdean Club featuring the exciting sound of Loaded Dice while DJ Swing Daddy keeps the joint hoppin between sets.

Weekly dance held most Wednesdays

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Thursday April 30, 2009

Ballroom
East Bay Ballroom Dance Party


15 Fenner Avenue
Newport, RI
Time: 7pm to 10pm
7pm to 840pm dance class, 840pm to 10pm dance
Price: $15.00 lesson and dance, $5.00 dance only
Phone: 401-849-5678
Email:
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com

Ballroom dance with bar service available and free parking.
Dances: Most Thursdays, special dances held on Sundays

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Thursday April 30, 2009

Swing
Bread and Butter Jam


Providence Tango Mill
99 South Bend Street
Between Division St and Johnson St
Pawtucket RI
Time: 815pm til 1130pm, 930pm short intermediate swing lesson
Price: $5.00 general, $2.00 students & low income
Phone: 401-365-7700
Email:
Website: http://www.providenceswings.com

Please drop in! Friendly atmosphere! Newcomers welcome! No partner necessary!
Everyone is encouraged to bring a clean pair of shoes to change into so that we can keep the dance floor beautiful. If the parking lot is full, park in the Jenks Junior High School lot across the street.

Providence Swings host the Bread and Butter Jam on all Thursdays but Nov 26, Dec 24, and Dec 31

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