Address
P O Box 572547
Houston, TX 77257-2547
United States
Website
http://houstonusadance.org/
Email
pres@houstonusadance.org
Phone
713-594-8523

Dec 10
Merry Cha Cha Christmas
Dancesport Club - Wilcrest and 59 Southwest Fwy

Welcome to the Houston Chapter 5003 of USA Dance! ......................

USA Dance is a nationwide nonprofit organization of thousands of volunteers who love ballroom dancing and appreciate the excitement and romance, as well as the social and health benefits that ballroom dancing brings into their lives.

At a grass roots level in communities, colleges and secondary schools all over the country, USA Dance volunteers provide opportunities for the public to engage in affordable social ballroom dancing and competitive DanceSport activities. Beginners are welcomed, helped to get started and then assisted in achieving their goals. USA Dance's goal is for everyone to dance!

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Merry Cha Cha Christmas

Saturday December 10, 2016 7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

The Dancesport Club, 11758 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77031 - (281) 933-2623

Pre-Dance Dance Lesson -- Cha Cha with Jose Melendez-- Cost is Included with Admission.

7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Dance Lesson

8:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. General Dancing

Admission $10 Students, $10 Members, $20 NonMembers. Cash or check at the Door

Dressy Casual - - Christmas Red and Green welcome -- Please, no blue jeans or cutoff shorts

In order to protect the floor ladies with narrow heals are requested to wear heal protectors.

For this dance food and drink is BYO (Bring Your Own). Soft Drinks, Water, and Snacks may be purchased from the vending machines.

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Meetings of the Board of Directors

Meetings of the Board are open to the public. If you would like to attend please let us know by contacting the President Mary Ann Aldridge at 713-594-8523 or pres@houstonusadance.org. Meetings are generally from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. The location varies and occasionally the date is changed as well, so calling in advance is required.

Find the schedule for 2016 dances on our Calendar page. A pdf of our 2016 schedule is available under Articles of Interest

Please Email Us at list@houstonusadance.org to Join Our Mailing List!

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USA Dance Needs YOU!

Description: Uncle SamDid you know that USA Dance Houston is part of the National non-profit USA Dance, an ALL VOLUNTEER organization dedicated to promoting ballroom dance? As such, we are always in need of volunteers to help out with our various community programs and activities.

USA Dance Houston does more than organize fantastic social dances which include exhibition performances and a dance mixer. We sponsor and annual formal gala each October, affording you the opportunity to see the best of the competitive dancers in the Houston area perform. In addition to our Facebook page we maintain a website rich with information about dance activities, instruction, and news.

Won't you please consider donating some time to help with any of these various programs that do so much to enrich our community? Below is a full description of volunteer positions currently available. If interested in any of these, please contact a Board Member and we will get back to you quickly!

Dance Host - Dance with single dancera. Intermediate-Advanced dancer.

Party Master - Consult with Dance Coordinator and pick up table decorations for dances. Festive personality.

Front Desk - Dance registration, sign-in at front desk. Friendly demeanor. Persons needed: 3 to 4

Outreach Performer - Perform dance routine at Outreach events. Intermediate-Advanced dancer. Partner & 2-minute routine. Rehearsal as needed.

Board Member - Serve on Board of local USA Dance Chapter, 2-year term. Be active in Chapter activities. Attend monthly Board meetings. Serve as officer or chair of standing committee.

Web Master - Maintain Chapter website. Understand website creation and maintenence.

Video / Photographer Manager - Create, edit, and upload Video and photographs of Chapter events. Have camera and editor.

Flyer Master - Consult with Dance Coordinator and assemble color flyers for dance events. Word, PowerPoint, Adobe, or desktop publisher.

Newsletter & Email Master - Produce Chapter newsletter & emails. Understand newsletter and email creation and management in Constant Contact.

Fund Raising - Create and lead fundraising activities for the Houston chapter needs. Friendly demeanor.

Membership Ambassador - Help drive increased membership in the Houston chapter. Visit dance studios and other dance venues and leave literature.

Promotions Ambassador - Help drive visibility for the Houston chapter events. Draft article ideas for Houston publications; local papers.

Promotions Ambassador - Help drive visibility for K-12 program at Houston area schools. Approach Houston area schools with K-12 program.

Competition Ambassador - Help drive visibility for Houston based competitors and competition scene.

Custom Position - You decide how you can help promote DanceSport and social dancing in the Houston area! Create your own position and get the Houston chapter support. Persons needed: everyone!

Thanks and we hope to hear from you soon!