ballroom danceDance Classes

Centralia College offers dance classes for all ages and abilities. You'll find friendly, welcoming instructors and a supportive and fun learning environment.

Summer 2020 Dance Classes

Swing Dance

Learn the East Coast Swing, starting with the basics and moving on to advanced steps and rhythm changes. You will learn to lead and follow various partners with emphasis on timing and styling. Find out when to use single-time versus triple-time swing and move easily between the two. Learn to do multiple spins and some trick steps. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that allow your feet to spin a full turn (leather or smooth soles) - preferably not tennis shoes. Instructor: Marie Kiser. No class 11/11.

Jan. 6-March 9         Mondays      7-8pm          Flying Tiger Exercise Arts Center, 219 S. Tower Ave., Centralia
Code 2625                Course CS 157A                $47
Lifelong Learners 50+          Code 2626              Course SNRC 093A     $25                   

Beginning Ballroom Dancing

Learn to glide your partner around the dance floor with style and grace. You will learn the salsa, waltz, foxtrot, swing, rumba, cha cha, tango, and nightclub two-step. Leading and following techniques and timing are stressed. Instructor: Marie Kiser. No class 3/5.

July 6-Aug 17         Mondays      6-7pm          Flying Tiger Exercise Arts Center, 219 S. Tower Ave., Centralia
Code 2627               Course CS 157B               $55
Lifelong Learners 50+          Code 2628            Course SNRC 093B           $25 

Intermediate Ballroom Dancing

If you know the basics and want to move on to more technical steps and dance positions, this class will improve your floor craft and personal styling. Includes all dances from the beginning class, plus introduction to West Coast Swing and Samba. No class 3/5.

July 9-Aug 20         Thursdays     7-8pm          Flying Tiger Exercise Arts Center, 219 S. Tower Ave., Centralia
Code 2629               Course CS 157C                $47
Lifelong Learners 50+          Code 2630          Course SNRC 093C           $25

Advanced BALLROOM DANCING

For those students who are comfortable with the Beginning and Intermediate levels of dancing, and would like to advance to more intricate patterns and timings in all the dances (this includes “continuity style” in the Waltz and Fox Trot.) This level will add Bolero, Viennese Waltz and Quick Step to the group of dances already offered. Instructor: Marie Kiser. No class 3/5.

July 9-Aug 20         Thursdays      6-7pm          Flying Tiger Exercise Arts Center, 219 S. Tower Ave., Centralia
Code 2633               Course CS 157D                 $55
Lifelong Learners 50+          Code 2634              Course SNRC 093D           $25
 

How to Register

  1. Download and fill out a registration form.
  2. Mail the registration form to:
Centralia College
Office of Enrollment Services
600 Centralia College Blvd.
Centralia, WA 98531

In-person registration is not currently available. By order of the governor, Centralia College offices are closed to the public.

  1. Download a registration form or pick one up in the Enrollment Services Office on the second floor of the TransAlta Commons on CC's campus.
  2. Bring the completed registration form to the Cashier, also on the second floor of the TransAlta Commons building.

Register by phone using a credit card at 360-623-8940.

Fax your registration form with credit card information to 360-330-7106.