www.dtpd.org • Spring 2022 • Dundee Township Park District | 39 Due to COVID-19, programs and offerings may change at any time due to guidelines. Dance/Baton SAVE THE DATE Saturday, May 14 Winter Dance participants recital times and location will be announced at a later time, pending health and safety guidelines. Dance RECITAL Spring The Dundee Township Park District Dance Program has class offerings for two years and older. Styles of dance range from ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, Latin, musical theater and pointe. Dance is offered year-round with new class sessions beginning in the winter, summer, and fall. The winter/ spring session includes a dance recital that is typically held in May. We have classes for all abilities and welcome all to come dance with us! Dance classes are held in the dance studio at the Rakow Center. Drop-in $10 Purchase your Open Dance Studio pass at the Rakow Center front desk (see page 4 for front desk hours). Available Dates: 3/13, 4/10, 5/1 1:00-2:00 pm *Ages 6-10 years must have a parent present. Baton Twirling Class - Level 1 5-12 years Learn the fundamentals of baton twirling and dance in this fun and creative class. Basic full hand twirls, simple tosses, and dance steps will be combined into fun combinations. Students will improve hand-eye coordination, musicality, and rhythm, learning both individual skills and short routines. Please wear athletic clothing that is easy to move in (no jeans), and tennis shoes and have hair pulled back off of the face. Batons are available to purchase from the instructor. Performance opportunities may be available. Contractual 24260-00 April 7-May 26 Th/5:00-6:00 pm $58(R)/$78(NR) RORC Baton Twirling Class- Level 2 6-14 years Building on the skills from Level 1, more complex twirling and dance skills will be introduced. Get ready for a variety of releases and catches in both hands, high aerials, and more difficult rolls. Please wear athletic clothing that is easy to move in, tennis shoes, and have hair pulled back off of the face. Performance opportunities may be available. Contractual 24261-00 April 7-May 26 Th/6:00-7:00 pm $58(R)/$78(NR) RORC Basic Baton Skills for Competition 6-14 years This class is for twirlers who want to start competing in individual events and have completed at least one session of our Level 2 class. Students will learn a solo twirling routine and be introduced to the fundamentals of competitive baton twirling Contractual 24262-00 April 7-May 26 Th/7:00-7:30 pm $29(R)/$59(NR) RORC Baton Twirling For Adults 16 years & older All experience levels are welcome! Join us for fun and exercise if you have never twirled before or are ready to strut your stuff again. All participants will work at their own pace. Baton will be available to purchase from the instructor. Contractual 24264-00 April 7-May 26 Th/7:30-8:30 pm $58(R)/$78(NR) RORC Adult Ballet 16 years & older This class is good for the beginner through the experienced dancer. Dancers can work at their own pace. Come for fun! Come for exercise! 24323-00 April 4-May 9 M/7:00-8:00 pm $57(R)/$72(NR) RA Adult Beginner Tap 18 years & older This fun atmosphere will provide an introduction to tap, focusing on the fundamental footwork and techniques of tap dancing and rhythm. Routines will be taught. 24325-00 April 5-May 10 Tu/12:00-12:50 pm $27 RA Adult Advanced Tap 18 years & older Advanced tap goes deeper into the detail of footwork and rhythm combinations while still focusing on the technique behind the work. Participants will learn routines in a fun atmosphere. 24326-00 April 5-May 10 Tu/11:00-11:50 am $27 RA Dance Studio 6 years & older* Open Adult Dance Performance Workshop 16 years & older Adult Dance Performance Workshop is a separate class for adults who would like to perform in the spring dance recital. This class is solely for learning and practicing the performance piece. There is no skill level requirement, all are welcome. 14323-02 April 4-May 9 M/8:00-8:30 pm $88(R)/$103(NR) Kathy