Swing & Rumba Social!!!

The Bates Ballroom Team is hosting a Swing & Rumba Social on Friday, October 6, 2017 at the Benjamin Mays Center on the Bates College campus.

Join us for a lesson at 7PM, and stay for the social dance at 7:45 (until 9:00)!!!

Open to anyone who is interested, regardless of experience. Come alone or bring your friends, and dance the night away!


Date Night: May 21

Do you love DaVinci’s garlic knots and sparkling cider? Want to learn how to dance Rumba? Or love meeting new people?

Well grab a date, your commons crush, or even your best friend and join us this Thursday, May 21st from 8-11 PM for DATE NIGHT at the Skelton Lounge in Chase Hall!

From 8-9pm, we will be teaching the basics of Rumba, ending the rest of the night with fun social dancing. Also, DaVinci’s garlic knots and sparkling cider will be served throughout the night.

There is absolutely no experience required

Hosted by the Bates Ballroom Team

Autumn Social

Hey all you Batesies (and non Batesies)! Looking for something to do this weekend with your family Saturday night? Come to the Parent’s Weekend Autumn Social hosted by the Bates Ballroom Team.

Where:  201 Muskie Archives

When: Lesson 7PM, Social 8PM-10PM

Cost: FREE!

Food: Of course!

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The Greater Portland Monthly Dance Social

  • What: Fred’s Avant Social with more lessons!
  • When: October 4, 2013,  7PM-10:30PM
  • Where: Avant Studio 865 Spring Street, Westbrook, ME
  • The Breakdown: 6:30PM Foxtrot with Fred
  • 7PM West Coast Swing with Colleen
  • 7:30PM Bolero with Polina
  • 8-10:30PM Social!
  • Cost: $15 for ALL of the lessons AND the social

Interested team members, please let your officers, especially president know so we can figure out transportation. In order to arrive on time, plan on leaving campus at 6PM, if not a bit earlier.

For more information see: www.seacoastballroom.com

Seacoast Lesson Friday 9/6

Feeling rusty after a summer away from ballroom? Want to ease back into the ballroom scene before practice starts up?

Seacoast Ballroom is hosting a Foxtrot lesson taught by the fantastic Fred Dunn. It is September 6 at Avant Studio in Westbrook. The lesson begins at 7:15PM and is followed by a social from 8PM-10:30PM for a total of $12.