June 2022 Newsletter

June 2022 Newsletter

Hello dance fans!
As the summer nears, swing dancing is kicking it up a notch. 

Starting June 23 SDAV and the City of Victoria will be presenting Swingin' in the Shell. DJs Catie and Anthony will start off the Swingin' in the Shell 2022 season. Each Swingin' in the Shell includeds a free beginner lesson followed by music and social dancing! This year we have a mixture of Live Bands and DJs. Swingin' in the Shell runs every two weeks through the summer at the Cameron Band Shell in Beacon Hill Park! See our Website or our Facebook Event or City Vibe for more information.

Our next Swing Social: Shag and Balboa Shake Out with Shannon, Anthony, Jody, and Jeff. Lace up your dance shoes on July 16 , 2022 12pm to 5pm for classes featuring Shag and Balboa. These classes are aimed at new dancers who haven't done Shag or Balboa before, or for dancers who want to refresh their basics (and who doesn't want that). Tickets go on sale June 18, starting with our 2 super discounted  Super Early Bird tickets for members only! See our 
Website or our Facebook Event for more information.

Save the date for Capital City Stomp 2022! That's right, Victoria's workshop weekend is back! November 12-13, 2022, mark it in your calendars because you don't want to miss it. More details to come, see our Website or our Facebook Event for more information.


Back for you Balboa betterment, the Balboa Practice Space on Wednesdays 7-9. See their Facebook Event for more information.

The Victoria Event Centre is back! They have restarted their Tuesday night live music offerings with their Prohibition Jazz Nights. See their WebsiteFacebook Page, or Facebook Event for more information. 

Red Hot Swing has Social Dancing on Mondays and Fridays at Norway House and is running their Classes. Check out their Website or Facebook Page for more details.
As always, please consider a membership - it’s $12 for a year - and your support goes towards building the swing dance community. You can now buy your membership online.

Stay in touch with us! We’ve got this email list, a website, and we’re on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, and Instagram too. We’d love to hear from you, too. And please feel free to pass this newsletter on to any friends or family that you think might be interested in learning about or re-connecting to swing dancing, or who might benefit from long-overdue social interaction in a fun, safe and friendly environment.

Swing Dance Association of Victoria gratefully acknowledge that we are able to live, work and play on the ancestral and un-ceded territories of the Lkwungen Peoples of the Songhees and Esquimalt First Nations, and also the WSANEC peoples of the Pauquachin, Tsartlip, Tseycum and Tsawout First Nations.

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Swing Social
Shag & Balboa Shake Out
July 16, 2022
Swingin' in the Shell
Starts Thursday June 23
Capital City Stomp
November 12 & 13, 2022