Dance & Gymnastics 

Tap Dancing

Instructor: Susan Sixkiller
Location: Oak Park Ice Arena, 3545 Alvarado Street, 95204

Beginning Adult Tap

  • Ages: 16+
  • Cost: $38 per month
  • Time of Class: 6:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Day of Week: Wednesdays

No formal training needed. Expect to be tap dancing in the first lesson. This course includes both traditional and Rad Tap techniques. The first lesson is a free trial.

 

Intermediate Adult Tap

  • Ages: 16+
  • Cost: $38, $15 drop-in fee
  • Time of Class: 6:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Day of Week: Wednesdays

Explore advanced lessons in traditional and Rad Tap techniques.

Performing at community events is optional.

Tap Dancing for Seniors

Instructor: Susan Sixkiller
Location: Oak Park Senior Center, 730 E. Fulton Street, 95204

Low Impact Senior Tap

  • Ages: 50+
  • Cost: $35 per month non-members/$25 per month senior membership holders
  • Time of Class: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Day of Week: Tuesdays

No formal training needed. Expect to be tap dancing in the first lesson. This course is low impact and geared for seniors looking for dance movement. The first lesson is a free trial.

Folkloric Dancing

Instructor: Myrna L. Gutierrez
Location: Arnold Rue Community Center, 5758 Lorraine Avenue, 95207

Folkloric Dance Rhythms

  • Ages 5-18
  • Cost: $35 per month
  • Time of Class: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • Day of Week: Saturdays

Learn the beautiful dances of Mexico. Ballet Folkloric dance consists of a basic set of steps known as zapateados, which involves percussive heel stomping. Students will learn the different folkloric dance rhythms from north, south, east and west Mexico. Through this series, students will be able to move into three folkloric dance levels; beginning, intermediate and advanced.  

Ballroom Boot Camp

Instructor: Cathy Medeiros
Location: Oak Park Senior Center, 730 E. Fulton Street, 95204

Smooth, Latin and Club Dances are Covered

  • Ages: 10+
  • Cost: $40 per month/4 classes
  • Time of Class: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Day of Week: Wednesdays beginning January 2017

Smooth dances (Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot); Latin dances (Salsa, Cha Cha, Rumba); Club dances (East Coast, swing, night club two step, country two step) are all covered. Beginners to advanced can enroll, and no partner is required. Receive semi-private instruction at a group price.

Beginning Ballet

Instructor: Beverly Burke-Baker
Location: Arnold Rue Community Center, 5758 Lorraine Avenue, 95207

Beginning Ballet for Youth

  • Ages: 6 - 12
  • Cost: $40 per month
  • Time of Class: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Day of Week: Saturdays

Learn basic ballet steps and perform a recital. The class teaches dance but also introduces youth to the fun of performing.

Preschool Dance

Instructor: Beverly Burke-Baker
Location: Arnold Rue Community Center, 5758 Lorraine Avenue, 95207

Beginning Ballet for Youth

  • Ages: 3 - 5
  • Cost: $35 per month
  • Time of 1st Class: 8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
  • Time of 2nd Class: 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
  • Day of Week: Saturdays

Learn basic ballet steps and perform a recital. The class teaches dance, but also introduces youth to the fun of performing.

Soul Line Dancing

Instructor: TBA
Location: Stribley Community Center, 1760 E. Sonora Street, 95205

Soul Line Dancing for Fun

  • Ages: All Ages
  • Cost: FREE
  • Time of Class: 5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
  • Day of Week: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Have fun learning a variety of soul line dance steps while listening to upbeat, soul music. This class is for fun and movement and perfect for all levels of dance knowledge and all ages.

Zumba Gold Fitness

Instructor: Cathy Medeiros
Location: Oak Park Community Center, 730 Fulton Street

Zumba Movement is a great way to keep a person's body active

  • Ages: 10+
  • Cost: $24 per session, each session is 4 weeks
  • Day/Time of Week: 6:00 p.m. - 6:55 p.m., Wednesdays (Beginning January 2017(
  • Day/Time of Week: 2:00 p.m. - 2:55 p.m., Tuesdays (For month of November 2016 only)

Enjoy upbeat music, community, and fitness movement in the fun style of active aerobic dance. Perfect for all ages and levels of dance.

 

Kindergym

Instructor: Nancy Healy
Location: Seifert Community Center, 128 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, 95207

Child With Parent Class

  • Ages: 19 - 36 months
  • Cost: $40 for 4 classes
  • 19 - 26 month class: 9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • 27 - 36 month class: 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
  • Day of Week: Fridays

Parent and child use play movement and gymnastic skills to develop coordination and to encourage social skills and a positive outlook.

Preschool Gym

Instructor: Nancy Healy
Location: Seifert Community Center, 128 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, 95207

  • Ages: 3 - 5 
  • Cost: $32 for 3 classes
  • Age 3 class: 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ,Wednesdays
  • Age 4 - 5 class: 10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m., Wednesdays
  • Age 4 - 5 class: 10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m., Tuesdays

Fun class for young children; activities include stretching, beginning tumbling, balance beam, beginning vaulting, and games. Children make new friends while building core strength and increasing self-confidence.

Gymnastics Level 1

Instructor: Nancy Healy
Location: Seifert Community Center, 128 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, 95207

  • Ages: 5 - 7 
  • Cost: $42 for 4 classes; $32 for 3 classes
  • Age 5 - 7 class - Beginning: 3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. , Thursdays
  • Age 5 - 7 class - Beginning: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., Fridays
  • Age 5 - 7 class - Advanced: 4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m., Thursdays
  • Day of Week: Thursdays

Students learn beginning tumbling skills, balance beam games, stretching and beginning vault.  Tumbling skills focus on front, backward rolls, and cartwheels. A social and fun class!  

 

 

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