P. O. Box 7021
Metairie, LA 70010-7021
United States

Feb 18
LA Gumbo Chapter Metairie Dance, February 18, 2018
Jefferson Orleans North
Mar 18
LA Gumbo Chapter Metairie Dance, March 18, 2018
Jefferson Orleans North
Apr 15
LA Gumbo Chapter Metairie Dance, April 15, 2018
Jefferson Orleans North
May 20
LA Gumbo Chapter Metairie Dance, May 20, 2018
Jefferson Orleans North
Jun 17
LA Gumbo Chapter Metairie Dance, June 17, 2018
Jefferson Orleans North

► Photos and Videos Wanted - Please contact Kerry Lovell or one of our Board Members to share any photos and/or videos of LA Gumbo Chapter events or post them directly to our Facebook site "USA Dance #5031, LA-Gumbo New Orleans"

Beginner Ballroom Dance Lessons, New Section Starting 12/27/17
Merengue/Cha-cha ... 6 Lessons $48
All ages Welcome - No Partner Necessary
Wednesday Nights 7-8 pm
Contact Betty Younger 504.458.9960
Location: Lakeview Presbyterian Church, 5914 Canal Blvd., New Orleans 70124; in Fellowship Hall/entrance and parking in rear of the church.

Want to practice for competitions or exhibitions? Want to have a friendly audience? Huge dance floor? We have the perfect venue. To sign up to do an Exhibition contact Edwin Fleischmannn...flashhh@bellsouth

►LA Gumbo Metairie Dance, Sunday, January 21, 1:30-4:30 pm at Jefferson Orleans North in Metairie. Free Dance Lesson at 1:30, taught by Ben Torres Howard.

Board members elected for 2018-2020 are:

Ruby Shrieves 1 year term, Hospitality

Jennifer Beasley 1 year term, Treasurer Support

Laura Hudson 2 years, Vice President

​Wayne LeBoeuf 2 years, President

Betty Younger 2 years, Dance Class Coordinator

Kyri Melcacon 2 years, Secretary

Dolores Dufour 2 years, Treasurer

Also, Danny Schmitt will serve as advisor to Board.

​Edwin Fleischmann will continue to arrange for dance instructors scheduling as well as Exhibition Coordinator.

Jim Steven will prepare music for monthly dances.

Gwen and Ben Becnel will chair the annual fundraiser dance.

Jennifer Beasley will chair the National Ballroom Dance Week Mall activities.

​The Joe Vaughn benefit dance and auction and donation account has thus far raised slightly more than $5,200.00 to help Joe's family with medical bills and final expenses. The Capital One donation account will remain open until next October to accept donations. Thans to Everyone who gave support to the friends and family in this very sad time. Joe will be missed by the dance community.



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