danceHave fun learning the basic dance steps of the Big Band Era. This popular East Coast Swing Dance is adaptable to 50s, country, and popular music.

Couples will learn a basic step, lead/follow techniques and about 10 patterns. This class is for adult couples. Three classes will be held on consecutive Thursday evenings for 1.75 hours each evening. Cost covers all three sessions.

When: Three Thursday evenings — March 24, 31, and April 7, 2016 — from 7:00-8:45 pm
Where: Cultural Center Main Floor Gallery
How Much: $90 per couple for three 1.75 hour class sessions. Cultural Center members get a $5 discount.
Reservations: Advanced reservations required; please call 218-385-3339. Maximum 12 couples and minimum 9 couples; if minimum is not met by March 17, class will be cancelled.

Over the last 15 years Jewett and Barbara Benson have offered dance lessons to about 1,500 couples throughout the area. They enjoy the social and health benefits of dancing and look forward to sharing techniques that can make dancing fun for couples of all ages.