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Desert Dancer
Chapter #5017 of
USA Dance , Inc.
El Paso - Las Cruces - West TX - Southern NM
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DESERT DANCER  USA Dance, Inc.   Chapter # 5017
Your Ballroom Dance Newsletter                                                June 2015       Vol. 19, #6
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BIG Band Dance Club - Las Cruces, NM

June 11, thu., LIVE MUSIC, STEPPIN UP, Alma de Artes School, FREE TO GUEST, 8-10pm
June 18, thu., LIVE MUSIC, Jim Helder's Septet, Alma de Artes School, 8-10pm
June 25, thu., CD's with Gary Koverman as DJ, Alma de Artes School, 8-10pm
July 2, thu, CD's with Dale Ellis as DJ, Alma de Artesw School,8-10pm, ice cream social.
July 9, thu. LIVE MUSIC, Ron Thielman's Septet, Alma de Artes School, 8-10pm
For you dance a cholics .
Every Tuesday, the Las Cruces Tango Club meets. They will be meeting this coming Tuesday, at the Mesilla Community center at 2251
Calle de Santiago, Mesilla NM. The lesson, will be from 6:30 – 8:00 and dancing will be from 8:00– 9:00. Contact: Terri Coffman, 526-
Some of the dance instructions in the local area.
*John Guisto teaches private lesson in dance, and he has group lessons on Mondays a the Activity Center, NMSU—Basic Swing at 7-
8PM and Silver Waltz at 8-9. Contact him at one of our dances.
*Marjorie Sidman, Dance Enchantment, 575-382-5255, teaches private lessons in Ballroom, Latin, & Western
*Joanie Garcia' El Paso Ballroom Academy (Dance Palace), 7220 N. Mesa, teaches private & group lessons in Ballroom,Western,&Latin.
915-585-0090, Website: www.danceelpaso..COM
Dale Ellis teaches Western 2-step, Whiskey Dick's, Wednesdays, 7-9PM.
Leonard Thurman teaches private lesson in salsa & Latin & Ballroom, 575-571-540,, Salsa Saturday, 2nd
& 4th Sat at Amaro winery, 7PM, Salsa group dance classes every Sunday afternoon , call for information

Sunland Dance Studio
1769 Victory Lane, Sunland Park NM 88063,, (915)422-3338

Tango-Para-Todos event 4-7 pm on Sunday, July 12
Country Western "Night on the Town" after class on Friday, July 24
Sock Hop 9-11 p.m., Friday, July 31
We also have several new classes in July:
New Teen Latin Class - Mondays at 5:00 p.m.
Salsa & Bachata - Mondays at 7:00 p.m.
Ballroom Samplers on Wednesdays and Thursdays/ and Cumbia en Espanol !
Adult Ballet Class on Wednesdays at 6:15 p.m. and Saturday mornings at 10:30 a.m.
Tango Milonguero style on Thursdays
New Performance Tango Class on Fridays at 6:00 p.m.!
Of Course!!! Don't Forget about Tango Tuesdays!