►LA Gumbo Metairie Dance, Sunday, May 17th, 1:30-5:00 pm at Jefferson Orleans North in Metairie. Free lesson by Stela Howard TBA beginning at 1:30 which is free with admission.
►"Jesuit football player from Kenner also a champ in the ballroom", See NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune story by Rosalyn Eason about our rising ballroom stars OsmanTorres Jr of Kenner and longtime partner Taylor Schoen of Baton Rouge. Click her for story which includes great video and photos.
►The excitement is growing as we approach the Gumbo DanceSport Championships, June 26 - 28, 2015, in Baton Rouge. Registration now open and discounted hotel rooms going fast. Online Registration: http://www.o2cm.com/forms/entry.asp?event=scr
►Gumbo DanceSport Championships selected as trial event for new Teacher Student competitive devision category. See 2015 Winter FOOTNOTES Newsletter for informaiton; and/or click here for Rules for Teacher-Student Events and USA Dance's Teacher/Student Division, Initial Statement on Rules.
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►Volunteers Needed: Are any of you interested dancing at retirement communities/nursing homes/community events in our area. Our area spans across Baton Rouge, Covington, Houma and New Orleans? We hope to announce a schedule for future events soon. There are 3 retirement communities requesting we dance for their residence in Mandeville for no dates have been set. No experience necessary, only a good heart. Please consider participating. For more information, contact USA Dance LA Gumbo Chapter 5031 at email@example.com; on Facebook site USA Dance #5031, LA-Gumbo New Orleans; Webpage http://usadancegumbo.org/; or call Kerry at 504.453.7646 or call (985) 377-9590
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►Diana, chapter vice president visited with George and Karan Barton on January 17th and presented them with a check for $1,000 from donations still arriving. Donations to our chapter to help cover Karan's expenses associated with her spinal cord injury now total over $14,000. There needs are great and long term. You may still send donations to:
USA Dance Chapter 5031
P. O. Box 7021
Metairie, LA 70010-7021
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