Music and Dance
Music Classes, Groups and Lessons
Fridays | 10:30 - 11:00am
Fridays | 11:00am - 12:00n
Drumming: You've Got the Rhythm
September 4 & 18 | 10:30 - 11:30am
Tuesdays | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Thursdays | 7:00 - 9:30pm
Male barbershop harmony chorus rehearsals. New members welcome!
Senior Singers - A partnership with Florida State University School of Music
Tuesdays | 1:00 - 2:00pm | September - April
The choir warmly encourages anyone who wants to sing to join. Requirements include a desire to have fun; no prior musical training or experience is necessary. No auditions. Suggested donation: $2.
Dances and Balls
Dance Away the Dog Days with Capital Twirlers
Saturday, August 2 | 3:00 - 5:30pm
Capital Twirlers welcomes everyone for an afternoon of dancing! We have scheduled this dance in the afternoon in the hopes that all of the Panhandle clubs will be represented. Drive to and home from the dance in the daylight! $10 per person. More information available 385-0608, Libby Penrod, President of Capital Twirlers.
Contra Dance (Tallahassee Community Friends of Old Time Dance)
Jigs and reels and all kinds of fun. Moves similar to square dance with caller instructing each dance before the music begins. $8/adults, $7/seniors, $5/students, $3/dancing kids. Newcomers arrive by 7:30, wear comfortable shoes and clothes. No partner necessary. Upcoming dances:
- July 25: Eclectic Acoustic with caller Vicki Morrison
- August 15: Steve Hodges and The Old Time Ensemble with caller Joey Norton of St. Pete
- August 29: Rockertoe with caller JoLaine Pokorney of Gainesville
- September 12: Long Forgotten String Band
Dance lessons provided at no charge (with paid admission to dance) at 6:30pm on dance night. All events are smoke and alcohol free. DJ dances: $8/USA Dance members and $14/non-members; $5/students with valid ID. Upcoming dances:
Dance Classes, Groups and Lessons
Fees are per class or meeting, unless otherwise noted.
Line Dance Classes
Mondays, 5:15 - 6:15pm (Beginner) and Thursdays, 12:30 - 1:30pm
No partner needed. New participants always welcome. $2 for 55+; $3 others.
Capital Twirlers Square Dance
Mondays, 7:30 - 9:30pm
Mainstream and Plus Level Square Dancing. Monthly dues $12.50 per person. Visitors always welcome. Visitors: $5. Level adjusted to fit dancers' skills. Visit their site for more details.
Dancing for Fun Group
Fridays, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Informal social dancing to all forms of couple dances. New dancers always welcome, no partner needed. $2.
Beginning Ballroom-Swing Dance Lessons
Fridays, 5:30 - 7:00pm
Learn the fox trot, swing, tango, waltz and cha cha. No partners needed. Come, meet people, and have fun! Dick Hagan and John Philpott are the instructors. $5.