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Abington Adult School
P.O. Box 45
Abington, PA 19001
Adult Evening Education
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania

 

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Fall 2018 Course Descriptions

Music & Dance

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All Dance Classes:
No hard soled or street shoes, boots or heels on gym floor.

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GUITAR BASICS

2/5 Monday
 

Sr. High School - Room S-102
7:00-9:00 PM

6 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Enrich your life with music! This class will cover the fundamental skills needed to begin playing the guitar. Have fun learning songs, riffs, chords and the online resources available to help your playing. So bring a guitar and let’s jam!

 

Instructor: THOMAS HUNT

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Intermediate Guitar

4/9 Monday
 

Sr. High School - Room S-102
7:00-9:00 PM

6 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Pre-requisite: Must have completed Guitar Basics or equivalent.
For those of you who have taken the Guitar Basics class but still have more questions about the guitar, this is the class for you! We will focus on slightly more complicated songs and touch on the basics of the music theory aspect of the guitar. Bring your guitar and your curiosity and we will answer some questions that have been bugging you!

 

Instructor: THOMAS HUNT

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Introduction to Hawaiian Dance NEW!

2/7 Wednesday
 

Sr. High School S-103
7:00-8:00 PM

8 Weeks
Fee $55.00
 

Polynesian Dance is so much more than a dance form, it embodies the culture, pride and history of the Polynesian people. In this introductory class you will learn why the Hawaiians have Hula. Students will learn the language, history, foundations and choreography of Hawaiian Hula. Hula is low impact and appropriate for all ages. Although danced by both men and women this class will focus on the female movements. Wear comfortable clothing, dances are done in bare feet. www.alohastyledance.com. www.alohastyledance.com.

 

Instructor: STEPHANIE CHACE, Aloha Style on the Main Line

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Introduction to Tahitian Dance - NEW!

2/7 Wednesday
 

Sr. High School S-103
8:15-9:15 PM

8 Weeks
Fee $55.00
 

Polynesian Dance is so much more than a dance form, it embodies the culture, pride and history of the Polynesian people. In this introductory class you will learn Ori Tahiti from the island of Tahiti. Students will learn the language, history, foundations and choreography. Dances from Tahiti are generally faster paced and more physically demanding than Hawaiian Hula. Although danced by both men and women this class will focus on the female movements. Wear comfortable clothing, dances are done in bare feet www.alohastyledance.com.

 

Instructor: STEPHANIE CHACE, Aloha Style on the Main Line

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BELLY DANCING I

2/7 Wednesday
 

Junior High - P-10
7:00-8:00 PM

4 Weeks
Fee $35.00
 

Enjoy movement to music, learn basic techniques and advanced techniques of this ancient, exotic dance. Wear comfortable clothing.

 

Instructor: HALYA - Dance Teacher, Choreographer, Performer

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SOUL LINE DANCE

2/8 Thursday

 

Junior High - Science Lobby
7:00-8:00 PM

8 Weeks
Fee $55.00
  Fun, energetic, choreographed dance movements done to R & B music. Learn fundamental steps used in many line dances such as basic cha-cha, basic bop steps, kick and cross, and basic turns. No partner needed. Enjoyed by men and women of all ages. Classic and new dances taught.
 

Instructor: Tina Allen/Adrienne Harmon

All Dance Classes:
No hard soled or street shoes, boots or heels on gym floor.

Instructor: Cut-A-Rug DJ & Dance Enterprises Inc., PAUL WILBURN

These Dance Classes run February 7 thru March 7, 2018
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COUNTRY WESTERN LINE DANCING I 2/7 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
7:00-8:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

For those who love to dance & don’t have a partner. Some old classic line dances taught; some new. Requests taken first night.

   
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BALLROOM DANCING 2/7 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
8:00-9:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Nation's #1 sport-ballroom dancing. Music includes Big Band, all eras. Intro course includes: Fox Trot, Waltz, Jitterbug, Tango. be comfortable, have fun at next occasion. Partners recommended, not required.

   
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JITTERBUG 2/7 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
9:00-10:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Jitterbug (a.k.a. Swing) to the old favorites. Basics and variations taught. Easily adapt those "Old" dance steps to today's music. East Coast Swing also introduced. Partners recommended but not required.

   
These Dance Classes run March 21 thru April 18, 2018
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COUNTRY WESTERN LINE DANCING II 3/21 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
7:00-8:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Enjoy this continuation of first Country Western Line Dance course. Dances will be a little more complex.

   
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INTERMEDIATE BALLROOM DANCING
3/21 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
8:00-9:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Begins where beginner's ended. Fox Trot, Waltz, Jitterbug, intro to Cha-Cha, techniques in leading and following (secret to partner dancing). Add style to your dancing! Partners recommended, not required.

   
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Latin Dancing 3/21 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
9:00-10:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

This intro course is the ultimate in Latin dancing. Basics and variations of Salsa, Merengue, Tango & more. Partners recommended; not required.

   
These Dance Classes run April 25 thru May 23, 2018
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COUNTRY WESTERN LINE DANCING III
4/25 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
7:00-8:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Enjoy this continuation of first two Country Western Line Dance courses. Dances will be a little more complex. No Prerequisite of the other two courses.


   

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DANCES FOR WEDDINGS 4/25 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
8:00-9:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Dance for your wedding or upcoming event! Learn to dance to today's music. Slow dance (for that first dance), Jitterbug, Cha Cha and more. Customized for participants.

   
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SALSA & MERINGUE 4/25 Wednesday
 

Junior High - Gym
9:00-10:00 PM

5 Weeks
Fee $50.00
 

Learn the hottest Latin dances. Covers basics, variations of the popular Salsa & Meringue. These are fast dances with turns and spins. Partners recommended; not required.

   

 

 

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