Our Recreation Programs

Dancing


Register for dance classes at MMC Member Services. Call 302-734-1200 x167, Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 3 PM. Line dance classes are free for MMC Members


 



High Impact Line Dancing

High Impact line dance meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Palmer Room. It is free to MMC members. Get your blood flowing in this high impact class designed for intermediate and advanced level students. 

Beginner Line Dancing

Beginner line dance meets Wednesdays from 9:30 to 11 a.m. in the Palmer Room. It is free to MMC members. Learn the basic steps of this popular form of dance and gets lots of exercise. No partner needed! The first portion of the class is devoted to teaching the basic steps and simple dances for first time line dancers. Please alert the instrucor at the beginning of the class that you are new. 

Intermediate Line Dancing

Intermediate line dance meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Palmer Room. It is free to MMC members. Hone your dancing skills in this intermediate level class. Prior line dance experience is recommended. 

Advanced Line Dancing

Advanced line dance meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Palmer Room. It is free to MMC members. Learn new steps and share your passion for line dancing through practice and performance opportunities with the Steppin' Seniors advanced line dance class. Prior line dance experience required.

Couples Line Dancing

Couple's line dance meets Wednesdays from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the Palmer Room. It is free to MMC members. Grab a partner and become a line dancing duo. This class is intermediate level but beginners are welcome to join. Coming with a partner is ideal but is not necessary to join the class.

Soul Line Dancing

Soul line dance meets Wednesdays from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in the Palmer Room. It is free to MMC members. Dance with the Soulsations to the soul and R&B music you love. This is a low-moderate impact line dance experience.

Jazz

8-week winter session:   Wednesdays, through March 25   Time: 11:45 to 12:30  in                                 Activity Room #8.
Intermediate jazz students are invited to dance this winter.  Jazz is a classic modern dance style that is energetic and fun.      Note: Beginner level students – please see the new “introduction to dance” class offered.
 
Fees:  Members can purchase a dance card for  $40 ($70 non-members)  for an 8-week session. If you prefer, you can pay by the class at Member Services for $6 a class for membesr or $12 a class non-member.  All registration and payments are to be done at Member Services.                            
 
 

Tap Dance

8-week winter session:  Wednesdays, through  March 25    Time: 10:15 to 11:00 a.m.  in                            Activity Room #8.
Intermediate tap students are invited to dance this winter. You will learn to make sounds that only “tappers with technique” can make while listening to the good old soft shoe sounds of yesteryear to the foot stompin’ rhythms of today.  Note: Beginner level students – please see the new “introduction to dance” class offered.
 
Fees:  Members can purchase a dance card for  $40 ($70 non-members)  for an 8-week session. If you prefer, you can pay by the class at Member Servvices for $6 a class for membesr or $12 a class non-member.  All registration and payments are to be done at  Member Services.                            
 

Ballroom Dancing

Learn dances such as the Waltz, American Tango, Rumba and more at the MMCs ballroom dancing lessons! This is an enjoyable way to burn calories. After all, dancing isn’t just about the steps and music but the perfect combination of physical activity, social interaction, and mental stimulation.  This class is led by Ted and Yoshi Briggs. All skill levels are welcome. Classes are $5 for members and $10 for non-members (pay at the door).  All classes begin at 7 p.m.  Next scheduled classes are Monday March 2, Tuesday March 17 and Tuesday March 31 in the Palmer Room.

Broadway and More

8-week winter session:  Wednesdays, through  March 25     Time: 11:00 to 11:45 a.m.  in 
Activity Room #8.                                                                                                                                                 Intermediate level students (some dance experience) can participate in this new and fun dance class. At the beginning of the session the class will vote on a Broadway musical they want to learn. Techniques will include pantomime and lip sync techniques as the performers express meaning through gestures accompanied by music. Class time consists of learning techniques followed by their Broadway routine.
Note:  Beginner level dance students – please see the new “introduction to dance” class offered.
 
Fees:  Members can purchase a dance card for  $40 ($70 non-members)  for an 8-week session. If you prefer, you can pay by the at Member Services for class at $6 a class for membesr or $12 a class non-member.  All registration and payments are to be done at Member Services.                            

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