USA Dance Augusta Chapter 6074

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 Welcome to USA Dance Chapter 6074

We are the Augusta / Aiken Chapter of The United States Amateur Dance Association.  Established in 1999, we are a non-profit organization for the purpose of promoting ballroom dancing.

OUR MISSION STATEMENT

As a chapter of USA Dance, it is our mission to improve the quantity and quality of ballroom dancing in the Central Savannah River Area. We strive to provide a common bond in the dance community by supporting all professional studios as well as amateur dance organizations in their efforts to develop ballroom dancing.

The United States Amateur Dance Association is a national organization devoted to promoting dancing on both a leisure and competitive basis. To learn more about USA Dance, you can click HERE and view their promotional video.

 Please browse our web site and learn more about us. For additional information, call Kay Cooke, President @ (706) 210-8780.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           We look forward to meeting you at a future event and hope you will join our chapter!


Monthly Dance Info

Every Third Saturday of the Month!

    Our dances, unless otherwise noted, are held on the THIRD SATURDAY of each month. The dance is held @ American Legion Post 63, 90 Milledge Rd. Augusta, Georgia from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Lesson at 8 p.m. If you are able, please bring something sweet or savory for the goody table. Tasty food,  the best dance floor in the CSRA, great music, a friendly and welcoming atmosphere all add up to a perfect Saturday evening experience. Cost is $8.00 for USA Dance members or $10.00 for non-members. For additional information, call Kay Cooke at (706) 210-8780.  Join us for an evening of fun and fellowship!  See below for specific monthly dance details.


 

FEBRUARY 20TH DANCE DETAILS

Theme: Valentine's Day   Music: Rudy   Dance Instructor: John White   Dance Lesson: Rumba

 


DANCE OVERVIEW FOR 2016

**This is the USA Dance Augusta Chapter 6074 tentative schedule for 2016, subject to change due to any unforseen circumstances.**

***To increase your Dance experience enjoyment, you will receive a copy of the music playlist at each dance. - the song's name, and the genre. That way you will know ahead what's next on the playlist.*** 

 

Date:               Theme:                        Music by:     Dance Instructor/Studio:                   Dance Lesson: 

Jan 16            New Year                 Randy         Clint Hilson                                    Hustle

Feb 20           Valentine's Day        Rudy           John White                                    Rumba

Mar 19           St. Patrick's Day      Vickie          BDC                                               Swing

Apr 16           Easter                       Randy         Rudy Brostrom                              Line Dance

May 21          Armed Forces Day    Rudy          Clint Hilson                                    Waltz

Jun 18           Hawaiian Luau          Vickie        Dahlia Arias/Donya Thompson     Hula

July 16          Independence Day    Randy                                                               Fox Trot

Aug 20           Ice Cream Social      Rudy          Christell Reyes                              Cha Cha

Sep 17           Labor Day                 Vickie         BDC                                                Bolero

Oct 15           Halloween                 Randy        John White                                     Salsa

Nov 19          Thanksgiving            Rudy          Mario Letts                              West Coast Swing

Dec 17          Christmas                 Vickie         No Dance Instructor


 

Board Members / Position / Responsibilities & Duties 


President: Kay Cooke - Presides over the meetings and spokesperson (public relations) to promote ballroom dancing in the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA) 

Vice President:  Rudy Brostrom -                                                                                                                                                 

Secretary:  Paulette Harris/Holmes - Keeps minutes of all meetings.  Keeps records of votes at meetings.  Coordinates the College & Youth Programs.  Oversees the development and administration of ballroom dance programs, focusing on college and youth groups.


Vickie Cason -  Treasurer : Trustee of all monies and deposits them (is bonded).  Maintains accurate records. Presents financial reports at all  board meetings.  Makes annual financial  report to USA Dance at the national level .  Ensures an audit is conducted each year.        


Coordinators:

Randy Cooke - Volunteer Coordinator

Bobbie Williams - Social Dance

Bobbie Bishop - Facebook

Susan Byars - Website

*Communications

*Membership

*Special Events


Our Chapter could not function without the dedication and selflessness of our volunteers. 

Congratulations to the following volunteers who have recently been recognized for their efforts:

 

THANKS TO OUR VOLUNTEERS OF THE MONTH FOR DECEMBER 2015

*Chris Cason - collecting funds and taking attendance

*Syble O'Shields & Judy Brostrom - setting up tables, bringing food, selling tickets for Half & Half, and taking pictures

 

**The Board of Directors is still searching for volunteers to help out by assisting in several areas.  Please donate a few hours in areas such as:  set up, clean up, greeting, membership, social work, advertising, etc.**

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I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself.
~ Mikhail Baryshnikov