Calendar Dancing Events in South Georgia

Monday, December 12, 2011

A Holiday Charity Ball

December 29, 2011
Fellowship Hall, Central United Methodist Church
  Motion Dance Studios will donate an evening to support the South Georgia afterschool program Sensory Friendly Learning. Beginning at 7 pm, professional dance instructors from Motion Dance Studios in Valdosta will teach easy-to-learn basics of Waltz, Foxtrot, and Swing from 7-8 pm. From 8-10 pm, enjoy an evening of dancing with their professionals there to help you. We will be dancing to Latin, Ballroom, and Country Holiday favorites. Also, Motion Dance Studios instructors will give dance performances periodically throughout the evening to demonstrate proper dance technique.
 All proceeds will benefit local tax exempt educational corporation Sensory Friendly Learning.  Tickets are $10 if prepaid, and $12 at the door and can be purchased online at either of the below websites through PayPal or Google Wallet.
For more information about the Charity Ball, contact 229-425-9263 or visit us at
For more information about the afterschool learning center for children with ADHD, Autism, and other learning disorders, contact 229-425-1572 or visit us at

Motion Dance Studio

Motion Dance Studio
 an all-inclusive dance studio offering
Latin, Ballroom, Country, Hip-Hop, Zumba, Choreography,
 Kids Classes, and more! 

Motion is South Georgia's only Latin and Ballroom studio 
is located at 1500 E Park Ave. Valdosta,GA 31602,
but also teaches satellite classes in other towns. 
 Check out the webpage for the calendar of classes
 and other dance events.

I have personally attended classes at this studio. They combine a friendly relaxed atmosphere, high quality dance instruction and very reasonable prices. They even have gift certificates. Check them out, your dance partners will thank you! 

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Come Waltz with Us
USA Dance Valdosta

We will be having our December dance this friday at 7:30
Waltz Lesson from 7:30 - 8:30 with open dancing until 10:30

Cost is $5.00 for USA Dance members and $8.00 for non-members. VSU students: FREE!

The dance studio is located at VSU's University Center, room 2108. The building is just south of the Woman's Building on Patterson Street in the large plaza. Go through the breezeway in the middle of the plaza and enter at the first door on the right through the breezeway.

Here is a map

 There is ample parking and no need for a pass on the weekends

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Thanksgiving Dance in Valdosta
sponsered by Ann Walker's Photography
Saturday, November 26th, 2011
"Come on out and dance off those extra calories we all ate during the Thanksgiving Holidays"
Dance lessons by Dave Wiza before the Dance.
Please see the calendar for all the details.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Christmas Dance in ALMA GA

Christmas Dance in ALMA GA
Music bt Fred Hand
WEAR a Christmas COLOR
GET in the SPIRIT -- GET in a CARPOOL!
6:30 pm on 3rd Thursday Dec 15th, 2011
Bacon Senior Adult Center, 504 N Pierce Street(US1) – ALMA GA
Men – Bring A SODA & Ladies Bring a DISH
Admission $ 5.00

New Years Dance in Nashville, GA

Saturday 7 pm to MIDNIGHT -- December 31, 2011

Bring YOUR FAVORITE DISH and SODA to share

IN GPS, enter 500 County FARM ROAD,Nashville,GA 31639

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Park Avenue Methodist Church is sponsering a Dinner & Dance to benefit an Alzheimers patients' program (ACTO) in Valdosta on December 3rd at the Masonic Lodge.
We only have 88 tickets for sale as you know we have limited space at the lodge. The tickets are $15.00 per person or $25.00 per couple.
The meal will include roast beef and gravy, spiral baked ham, mashed pototoes, sweet potato casserole, green beans, salad station, yeast rolls, asssorted desserts, tea, coffee, and etc.

Monday, November 7, 2011

Friday Night Dance in Albany

Dance at the American Legion-Walter H. Burt, GA Post 30



2nd and 4th Fridays.
Dinner and Dance starts at 6:30 pm. Admission charge is $10.
Dance only starts at 8:00pm.  Dance only is $7.
Band plays a good mix of music for dancing.
Smoke free environment.

West Coast Swing Practice in Tifton, GA

West Coast Swing practice will be in Tifton this Thursday, November 10thClass is from 7:30-8:30pm.

It will be held at the activity center of the First Methodist Church at 107 12th Street West,  Tifton.

There is no charge for the practice.
Tickets Available at the Door

The GFWC-Ga Azalea City Woman’s Club is hostessing a fund raising event with the South Georgia Easter Seals/Valdosta for the local Magan’s House.  

Mrs. Janice Blanchard, GFWC-Ga Eighth District President and South Georgia Board of Director's member for Easter Seals, is organizing a Ball Room Dance Gala to be held at the local Elks Club on November 12, 2011 with 100% of the proceeds to be donated to the Easter Seals, Megan’s House, Williams Street, Valdosta.

Company donations are also appreciated and will contribute greatly to the success of this fundraising event. Please make checks payable to Easter Seals.

Tickets $75.00 each       Tickets are available at the door.
Sponsorships Level 1 $225.00 (3 tickets)
                      Level 2 $375.00 (5 tickets)
                      Level 3 $750.00 (10 tickets)