Upper Valley Dance Club

:Dancing in the Upper Valley

Going live soon:

Please bookmark our new website:  www.UpperValleyDanceClub.org

The Upper Valley Dance Club is pleased to offer year-round dancing in an air conditioned facility, the Richard Black Center at 48 Lebanon Street, Hanover, NH.

 Contact us with questions or for more information.

 Our mission is to support new dancers, and to provide dance events, workshops and lessons which encourage dancers of all levels to improve and enjoy the great rewards of partner dancing. As the Club enters its 21st year, dance founding hosts Kristina and Lynn Cole welcome you to join the Upper Valley’s active dance community!

 

September 23 Dance!

6pm: Rumba basics and beyond with Diane Hopkins, $10/$5 students

7:30pm: Beginner Swing: Fun figures mini-lesson
Free with dance!

8-11pm: Diane DJs great mixed playlist $10 ($5 students)

Richard Black Center
48 Lebanon Street
Hanover, NH

SPECIAL THIS MONTH: WE WILL BE MAKING AND ACCEPTING DONATIONS FOR HOUSTON FOOD BANK/HURRICANE RELIEF

UpperValleyDanceClub@gmail.com 
or call 603-369-2936

NEXT MONTH: 

October 28: West Coast Swing, Faye

Fourth Saturday Dances

2017 Dances

Instructor, 6PM Workshop 7:30 Intro Lesson 8-11 Dance, $10/$5 students

January Faye Texas Two-Step Intro to 2 Step DJ, Faye
February Faye West Coast Swing Intro to WCS DJ, Faye
March 25 Diane American Tango Intro rumba lesson DJ, Diane
April  22 THE SQUIDS!   Band night
May 27 Drayton/Amber Cha Cha Beginner Cha Cha     DJ, Drayton
June 24 SOULFIX!   West Coast with Faye Beginner Swing

July 22 Diane Hopkins Samba Beginner Cha Cha DJ Diane

AUGUST NO DANCE THIS MONTH!!
September 23  Diane Hopkins Rumba Beginner Swing: fun figures DJ Diane
October 28 Faye West Coast Swing Beginner West Coast DJ Faye
November 25
December NO DANCE THIS MONTH!!

2016 Dance Schedule

                          2016 Dances
Support local dance! 
6pm Workshop, $10/$5 student, usually for experienced dancers.
7:30PM FREE Beginner Lesson with Dance         8-11 Dance, $10/$5 students


Bands and Host
Instructor
6pm Workshop
7:30pm Intro Lesson
8-11PM Dance, $10
January 23
Jamie and Amy Orr
Jamie Orr
"Experienced" WaltzBeg. waltzDJ, Jamie
February 27
Kristina &Lynn Cole
Faye
Texas/Country 2-Step
Beginner 2-step
DJ, Faye
March 26
no dance this monthdue to Easter Holiday

April 23
Kristina & Lynn ColeAnnie and Russ WalkerIntermediate Cha Chabeginner cha chaDJ-Faye
May 28
Kristina & Lynn ColeFaye GrearsonWest Coast SwingBeg. WCSDJ- Faye
June 25
Kristina & Lynn ColeSocial Hour-at Candela Tapas Lounge 15 Lebanon St. HanoverSocial HourEast Coast SwingDJ- Mary Guerin
July 23
Kristina & Lynn ColeDiane HopkinsSalsa "Shines"Beg. SalsaDJ -Diane Hopkins
August
No dance this month!




September 24
The Party Crashers-Jenny GelfanJenny   Gelfan- rumba for experienced dancersrumbaBeginner SwingThe Party Crashers
October 22
Smoke & Mirrors -Jenny GelfanJenny GelfanTBATBASmoke & Mirrors
November 26
Faye Grearson Sean and Tatyana GaoWest Coast SwingBeginner SwingDJ--Faye
December
No dance this month!







2015 Dance Schedule

     2015: Our Twentieth Anniversary Year! 

            Come support your local dance




Bands and Host
Instructor 6pm Lesson, $10 / $5 students
7:30 PM Intro Lesson, Free Dance, $10
January 24
Faye
Faye Intermediate Texas Two-Step

DJ, Faye
February 28 Kris and Lynn
Drayton and Amber Rumba-Intermediate Free American Rumba lesson DJ, Mary
March 28
Faye Faye
West Coast Swing
Beginner Swing
DJ, Faye
April 25

Rick Davis Band and Jenny/Kris and Silent Action

Jenny Cha-Cha East Coast Swing Rick Davis Band 
May 23
Kris  Jamie Orr  Intermediate Foxtrot  beg. foxtrot DJ, Mary
June 27
Faye Faye  Nightclub Two-Step  Beginner Nightclub Two-Step DJ, Faye
July 25
 Dance with the Squids- featuring a Cocktail hour at Six South St. Hotel-    cocktail party  free lesson with Faye The Squids
August 22
~no dance this month~
September 26
ANNIVERSARY PARTY!
 Faye-  free to all  special UVDC line dance DJs
October 24
Kris and Lynn
Halloween Sock Hop Party
     beginner swing DJ, Mary
November 28
Jenny, Kris, Shawn& Tanya   DJ, Mary
December 26
Have a wonderful holiday thank you for 20 years of dancing and friendship.

2014


Bands and Host
Instructor 6pm Lesson, $10
7:30 PM Intro Lesson, Free Dance, $10
January 25
Faye
Faye Nightclub Two-Step
Nightclub Two-Step
DJ, Faye
February 22
Kris and Lynn
Bill/Carolyn Pedrick
Rumba
Waltz
DJ, Mary
March 22
Jamie and Amy
Jamie
West Coast Swing
West Coast Swing
DJ, Jamie
April 26
SQUIDS / Jenny
Jenny Cha-Cha East Coast Swing break DJ Jenny
May 24
Faye
Faye
Texas Two Step
Intro to Swing Danc
DJ, Faye
June 28
Kris and Lynn
Reisa Alexander WC Connection/cool moves Nightclub Two- step DJ, Mary
July 26
Faye Faye Salsa
Intro to Salsa
Faye
August 23
 No  Dance this month  Enjoy your summer              See you in September
September 27
DR. BURMA / Jenny
Jenny Rumba East Coast Swing break DJ Jenny
October 25
We are   supporting   the Red Logan fund raising dance with     the   Squids & Dr.              Burma-   see you there!!
November 22
Jamie and Amy
Jamie Intermediate East Coast Swing Beg. east Coast swing DJ, Jamie
December 
       Have a   wonderful  holiday & we will see      you next year!   Our 20th Anniversary

2013 Dance Schedule

 

 

4th Saturday
Date

Bands and Host
Instructor
6pm Lesson, $10
7:30 PM Intro Lesson,
Free
Dance, $10
Jan 26
               Jamie
Jamie
Beg. West Coast Swing
Beg. Waltz
DJ, Jamie
Feb 23
  Kris & Lynn Cole
Jacob Jason
Put the Romance in Your Dance
Intermediate
Beginner
DJ, Mary
March 30

 Jamie and Amy
Jamie
East Coast Swing
Beg. Salsa
DJ Jamie
April 27
Faye Grearson
Faye
Cha Cha, all levels
Intro to Nightclub Two-step
DJ Faye
May 25
Jenni Johnson
Jenny
Jenny Gelfan
Foxtrot
Beg. East Coast Swing
Band
June  22
Kris & Lynn Cole
Pam and Richard Clough
Quickstep
Beg. foxtrot
DJ Mary Guerin
July 27
Faye Grearson
Faye
West Coast Swing
Intro to Swing
DJ Faye
August
No dance due to annual floor refinishing
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September 28
Roxanne & the Voodoo Rockers  Jenny
Jenny Gelfan
Cha Cha
Beg. East Coast Swing
Band
October 26
Kris & Lynn Cole- Black&White Dance
Jamie Orr
   Experienced Salsa Beg Salsa mini lesson
Mary G
November 23
Jamie and Amy Orr
Jamie Orr
Texas 2-Step
Single Count Swing
DJ Jamie
December
TBA




2012 Dance Schedule

4th Saturday
Date
Bands and Host
Instructor
6PM Lesson, $10
7:30 PM Intro Lesson,
Free
Dance, $10
Jan 28
Faye
Faye
Texas Two-Step
Beg. Texas Two-Step
DJ: Faye
Feb 25
Jamie
Jamie
Nightclub two-step
Intermediate

Beginner Night club
two step

DJ: Jamiae
Mar 24
Kris/Lynn/Mary as DJ
Brendan
Mc Clure
Waltz
Make it flow
Beginner Waltz DJ: Mary
Apr 28
Johnny B. and the Goodes / Jenny
Jenny

Improve your lead & follow

East Coast Swing.

Breaks, Jenny
May 26
Faye
Faye
Hustle
Beginner Hustle
DJ: Faye
June 23
The Squids / Faye DJs breaks
Faye
West Coast Swing
Beginner West Coast Swing
Breaks, Faye
July 28
The Durkees/Mary
Richard Caruso
Rumba
Beginner rumba
DJ: Mary
Aug 25

Annual Free Dance - cancelled due to floor

refinishing at the Black Center





Sept 22
Roxanne & the Voodoo Rockers / Jenny
Jenny
Cha-Cha Beginner East Coast Swing Breaks, Jenny
Oct 27

Faye,


Anne Fleming
  Best West Coast moves
more West Coast
DJ: Mary
Nov 24
Jamie
West Coast


DJ: Jamie
Dec 29 TBA




Past Years

2011 Dances
Bands and Host Instructor 6 pm Lesson,
$10
7:30 pm Intro
Lesson, Free
Dance,
$10
January 22

Faye
Faye
West Coast Swing:
Turns, Flow, Musicality
Beginner Swing
DJ: Faye
February 26
Jamie
Jamie
Texas 2-Step
Beginner
DJ: Jamie
March 26
Kris,Lynn and Mary
Gorila

Salsa Dance Party

Latin dance
DJ: Mary
April 23: Easter Weekend, no dance
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May 28
Jenny
Jeanne and the Hi-Tops
Jenny Cha-Cha: 
technique
variations on themes
Beginner East Coast Swing Breaks only, Jenny
June 25
 
Kris/Lynn/Mary  

David Larson

Hustle

Beginner Hustle
DJ: Mary
July 23
Faye hosts
Jenni Johnson
Faye
West Coast Swing
Beginner West Coast Swing
Breaks only, Faye

August 27: 

 FREE DANCER APPRECIATION
NIGHT

All club hosts & instructors

special surprises

all


east coast swing
DJ. Mary
September 24
Kris/Lynn/ Mary 

Cloughs

Quickstep

Foxtrot

DJ Mary
October 22
Jenny/Faye
Dr. Burma
Jenny
Gelfan
East Coast Swing:
breaks and styling
Beginner East Coast Swing Breaks only, Faye
November 26
Jamie
Jamie

Intermediate

West Coast Swing

Beg East Coast

Swing

DJ: Jamie
December 24: No Dance
December 31: Possible New Year's Dance
TBD




2010 Dance Schedule:

Date
Host
Instructor
6 PM Lesson, $10
7:30 Intro Lesson, Free
DJ
January 23
Jamie
Jamie
Texas Two-Step
East Coast Swing
Jamie
February 27
Kris/Lynn/Mary
Richard Caruso and
Diane Sangermano
Intermediate Cha Cha
Intro to
Waltz and Foxtrot
Mary
March 27
Faye:  at American Legion, WRJ, VT
Faye
Nightclub Two-Step
Easy East Coast Swing
Faye
April 24
Dr. Burma
Jenny
Cha Cha
East Coast Swing
breaks only, Faye
May 22
Kris/Lynn/Mary
Richard and Pam Clough
Waltz
East Coast Swing
Mary
June 26
Faye
Faye
Texas Two-Step
Nightclub Two-Step, beginner
Faye
July 24
Roxanne and the Voodoo Rockers
Faye
West Coast Swing
Easy East Coast Swing
breaks only,Faye
August 28
FREE DANCER APPRECIATION NIGHT

 Demo by the Pedricks

      mini-lessons with Jenny and Faye        
 8-11 PM
Free , free, free
Mary
September 25
the SQUIDS
Jenny
Rumba
East Coast Swing
breaks only
October 23
Jamie
Jamie
Line Dance: Mustang Sally
Waltz/Foxtrot
Jamie
November 27
Kris/Lynn/Mary
Natalie Mavor
International Rumba
American Rumba
Mary
October 30
extra dance
Septeto Tipico Tivoli
Dartmouth Salsa Club
Salsa Rueda
salsa
Hao


2009 Dances

 Date  Theme  Instructor  6-7:15 Lesson, $10  7:30 Lesson, Free with Dance  DJ
 January 26  Host: Jamie  Jamie Orr  Texas Two-Step  Single Count Swing  Jamie
 February 28  Host: Faye  Faye Grearson  Cha Cha  Intro to Swing  Faye
 March 28  Host: Kris and Lynn  Richard and Pam Clough  American Tango  Foxtrot  Mary
 April 25  LIVE BAND:  Roxanne and the Voodoo Rockers  Faye Grearson

 West Coast Swing

Easy Salsa  Faye
 May 23  Host: Kris and Lynn  Jenny Gelfan  Rumba  East Coast Swing  Mary
 June 27  LIVE BAND:  the Squids  Jamie  West Coast Swing    Jamie
 July 25  Host: Kris and Lynn  Ed and Ellen Baker  West Coast Swing  Beg. WCS Mary
 August 22  Dancer Appreciation Night: Free Dance!  Jamie, Jennie, Faye   8:30 Salsa
9:00 East Coast Swing
9:30 Rumba

Jamie, Mary, Faye

 September 26  Host:  Jenny  Jenny Gelfan  Cha Cha East Coast Swing
 Faye
 October 24

 LIVE BAND:  Dr. Burma

 Faye Grearson  Nightclub Two-step  Beginner Hustle  Faye
 November 28 Host: Jamie  Jamie Orr  Waltz  Beg. East Coast Swing
 Jamie
   NO DECEMBER DANCE THIS YEAR!        

Our 2008 Schedule 

 Date  Theme Instructor  6-7:30 PM Lesson   7:30 Free Lesson  DJ
 January 26

 LIVE BAND!

 Faye Grearson  West Coast Swing  Beginner Swing  Faye
 February 23  Hosts: Kris and Lynn  Jenny Gelfan  Romantic Waltz  Beginner Waltz  Mary
 March 22  Hosts: Kris and Lynn   Rachel Helm   West Coast Technique    Mary
 April 26  Host:  Jamie   Jamie Orr   Texas Two-step  Beginner East Coast Jamie
 May 24  Host:  Jamie   Jamie Orr  West Coast Swing  Beginner East Coast Jamie
 June 28  Host: Kris and Lynn   Tregae Bevan   Salsa  Beginner Salsa Mary
 July 26 LIVE BAND! the Squids   Faye Grearson   West Coast Swing, Int. level  Beginner Swing  Faye

 August 23

 Hosts: Kris and Lynn            Mary
 September 27  Host:  Faye  Faye Grearson   Nightclub Two-step   Beginner Nightclub  Mary/Faye

 October 25

 Hosts: Kris and Lynn  Richard/Pam Clough

Foxtrot

Beginner Foxtrot

 Mary
 November 22  Hosts: Kris and Lynn Bill and Carolyn Pedrick  Quickstep   Beginner Quickstep  Mary
 December 27   Holiday Dance!        shared

Our 2007 Schedule:

 Date  Theme Instructor  6-7:30 PM Lesson   7:30 Free Lesson  DJ
 January 27    Faye Grearson  West Coast Swing  Beginner Swing  Faye
 February 24    Richard Clough  Waltz  Beginner Waltz  Mary
 March 24   BOSTON  TEA   PARTY !!!    
 April 28    Faye Grearson  Nightclub Two-Step  Beginner Nightclub  Faye
 May 26    Richard Caruso  Hustle  Beginner Hustle  Mary
 June 23    Jamie Orr  Texas Two-Step  Beginner Swing  Jamie
 July 28    Faye Grearson  West Coast Swing Beginner Swing   Faye

 August 25

   Jamie Orr      ***none!***  Beginner Salsa  Mary
 September 27  Sock Hop Faye Grearson  Put some Dance in Your Dance: East/West Coast Swing workshop  Beginner Rumba Mary

 October 27

 Black and White  ERIK NOVOA!

6 PM Spins and Turns Workshop with Erik and Anna

7 PM West Coast Routine: Pre-register for best price!

 Beg. West Coast Swing

with Faye

 Mary
 November 24   Jamie Orr  6 PM Nightclub Two-Step  Beginner Rumba Jamie
 December 29***  Holiday Dance  Special Program  Dance Demos    Mary