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 Hilo Bay Dance Club

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Last updated 9/30/2015

 

 

OCTOBER  2015

             
        Thursday  1 Friday  2 Saturday  3
       

Argentine Tango in Hilo
Hilo YWCA
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Line Dance at the Elks
Hilo Elks Lodge
8:00 - 11:00 pm

 

  Hilo Hep Cats
Swinging Saturday downstairs at the Elks,
Class 7:00 pm dancing until 10:00.
             
Sunday  4 Monday  5 Tuesday  6 Wednesday  7 Thursday  8 Friday  9 Saturday  10
Orchid Isle BDC
Social Dancing
7:00 - 9:00 pm
 

Waiamea BDC
Class #3
7:00 - 8:00 pm
 followed by practice mixer
Hilo Bay Dance Club
4th quarter - class  # 1
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Big Island BDC
4th quarter - class  # 1
7:00 - 9:00 pm
  

HBDA-East Hawaii
4th quarter - class  # 2
7:00 - 9:00 pm
  
Argentine Tango in Hilo
Hilo YWCA
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Line Dance at the Elks
Hilo Elks Lodge
8:00 - 11:00 pm

Big Island BDC
Practice Night
Hilo Bay Dance Club
Open Dance
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Orchid Isle BDC
Anniversary Dance
UH Hilo
5:30 - 10:00 pm

             
Sunday  11 Monday  12 Tuesday  13 Wednesday  14 Thursday  15 Friday  16 Saturday  17

Waiamea BDC
Class #5
7:00 - 8:00 pm
 followed by practice mixer
Hilo Bay Dance Club
4th quarter - class  # 2
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Big Island BDC
4th quarter - class  # 2
7:00 - 9:00 pm
  
    
HBDA-East Hawaii
4th quarter - class  # 3
7:00 - 9:00 pm
  
Argentine Tango in Hilo
Hilo YWCA
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Line Dance at the Elks
Hilo Elks Lodge
8:00 - 11:00 pm

Big Island BDC
Practice Night

Hilo Bay Dance Club
Open Dance
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Hilo Hep Cats
Swinging Saturday downstairs at the Elks,
Class 7:00 pm dancing until 10:00.
Swinging Saturday  at the Elks,
Class 7:00 pm dancing until 10:00. Live music by JP and the Jazztones

             
Sunday  18 Monday  19 Tuesday  20 Wednesday  21 Thursday  22 Friday  23 Saturday  24
Kona Ballroom Dance Club
Social Dance 6:00 - 9 pm
Kona Elks Lodge
Orchid Isle BDC
Social Dancing
7:00 - 9:00 pm
  

Waiamea BDC
Class #5
7:00 - 8:00 pm
 followed by practice mixer
Hilo Bay Dance Club
4th quarter - class  # 3
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Big Island BDC
4th quarter - class  # 3
7:00 - 9:00 pm
  

HBDA-East Hawaii
4th quarter - class  # 4
7:00 - 9:00 pm
   

Argentine Tango in Hilo
Hilo YWCA
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Line Dance at the Elks
Hilo Elks Lodge
8:00 - 11:00 pm

Big Island BDC
Practice Night
Hilo Bay Dance Club
Open Dance
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Hilo Hep Cats
Jazz Mele at the Hilo Town Tavern. 6:00 to 9:00 pm

             
Sunday  25 Monday  26 Tuesday  27 Wednesday  28 Thursday  29 Friday  30 Saturday  31
3rd Annual East Hawaii Jazz and Blues Festival at Nani Mau Gardens 1:30 to 7:00 pm.  Two stages of non-stop music, lavish pupu buffet and dessert station.

Information: 808-964-5764 or 808-961-6851
Waiamea BDC
Class #6
7:00 - 8:00 pm
 followed by practice mixer
Hilo Bay Dance Club
4th quarter - class  # 4
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Big Island BDC
4th quarter - class  # 4
7:00 - 9:00 pm
   

HBDA-East Hawaii
4th quarter - class  # 5
7:00 - 9:00 pm
  
Argentine Tango in Hilo
Hilo YWCA
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Line Dance at the Elks
Hilo Elks Lodge
8:00 - 11:00 pm

Big Island BDC
Practice Night
Hilo Bay Dance Club
Open Dance
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Hilo Bay Dance Club
Halloween Party at the Elks
6:00 - 10:30pm
Bring Pupu dish to share
Entry fee $5 if in costume, $10 otherwise.
Prizes for best constumes.
No host bar.

 

SCHEDULED FOURTH QUARTER CLASSES

Hilo Bay Dance Club
 
Intermediate East Coast Swing
Advanced Country Two Step
"Interesting" Merengue Steps

Download schedule and syllabus

Big Island Ballroom Dance Club
 
West Coast Swing
Tango
Nightclub Two Step II

Hilo Hep Cats  
 
Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association
East Hawaii Chapter
 
Waltz
Samba

 
Waimea Ballroom Dance Club Argentine Tango

 
Dancing till Dawn
 

 

Organization

Location
(unless otherwise noted above)

Website

Contact

Telephone

Email

Hilo Bay Dance Club

Classes and practice at
Hilo ELKs Lodge
150 Kinoole St, Hilo
 

hilobaydanceclub.com

Andrew Bisset

345-0280

email

Big Island Ballroom Dance Club

Classes in the Multipurpose Hall
Church of the Holy Cross
Lanikaula St, opposite UH Campus

Practice at Clem Akina Park in Puueo
 

bigislandbdc.com

Violet Oliver

938-0691

email

Orchid Isle Ballroom Dance Club

Hilo YWCA
Haili &Ululani Street, Hilo
 

orchidislebdc.com

Andrew Bisset

345-0280

email

Hilo Hep Cats

Island Dance Academy
27 Haili St, Hilo

Thursday Dances at the Church of the Holy Cross, 440 W. Lanikaula St, opposite UH Campus
 

hilohepcats.org

Andie Gill

 

email

Argentine Tango in Hilo

Hilo YWCA
Haili &Ululani Street, Hilo
 

 

Sandy Walker

640-8715

 

Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association
East Hawaii Chapter

Waiakea High School
Portable Classroom #22
155 Kawili St, Hilo
  

 

 

982-6515

email

Waimea Ballroom Dance Club

Kahilu Town Hall
67-1178 Lindsey Road
Kamuela
 

 

Peter In

885-4776

email

Dancing till Dawn

Kona and Waimea
 

dancingtilldawn.com

Warren d'Aquin

938-6121

email

Kona Ballroom Dance Club

Kona
 

 

Franz Weber

322-6633

email