Elizabeth Dance Center Classes

For all the information about dance classes from August to May at the Elizabeth Community Building, click here: Dance Brochure – 2017. If you’re interested, click here for registration forms: Dance Registration Forms – 2017 .

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EDC Summer Dance Camp

EDC Summer Dance Camp

In conjunction with GEAR

This camp will be held in Elizabeth this summer, every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. There are four different types of classes and different age groups. For all the details, please check out this brochure: EDC Summer Dance Camp Brochure 2017

To register, please download and print this form: EDC Summer Dance Camp Registration Form 2017

Summer Dance Camp

EDC Summer Dance Camp

(In conjunction with GEAR)

  • Held: May 25th- June 17th
  • Every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
  • Classes:
  • Tiny Tots: Ages 2 ½ – 5
      • Time: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 10:00-10:45 AM
      • Description: This class will introduce a structured environment while allowing children to recognize their own individuality and body mobility, keeping students entertained while learning fun dance skills.
      • Cost: $40 for all four weeks
  • Beginner’s Lyrical: Ages 6-10
  • Time: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 10:45-11:30 AM
  • Description: This class gives students the opportunity to experience lyrical dance, which combines techniques and skills from ballet, jazz, and modern dance. Students will also explore how lyrical dance emphasizes interpretation of music lyrics to tell a story with movement that can be fluid or abstract.
  • Cost: $60 for all four weeks
  • Beginner’s Hip-Hop: Ages 6-10
  • Time: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM
  • Description: This is a high energy class that infuses the latest style of hip-hop dance. Classes will encourage students to be confident and step outside of the box by bringing their own individual style and personality to the movements.
  • Cost: $60 for all four weeks
  • Intermediate Lyrical: Ages 11-19
  • Time: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 12:15–1:00 PM
  • Description: This class is more advanced than beginner’s, but provides similar skills.
  • Cost: $60 for all four weeks

 

  • Intermediate Hip-Hop: Ages 11-19
  • Time: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1:00-1:45 PM
  • Description: This class is more advanced than beginner’s, but provides similar skills.
  • Cost: $60 for all four weeks
  • PLEASE NOTE: For anyone wanting to take both lyrical and hip-hop, the total will be $100 instead of $120.
  • Specific Dates: May 25th, 27th, and 31st; June 1st, 3rd, 7th, 8th, 10th, 14th, 15th, and 17th
  • How to Register:
    • To sign up for any of these classes, you must print the registration form, fill it out, and mail it in. The registration form is below. Please bring payment on the first day of class. Liz Walker will be teaching the classes with the assistance of Lindsey Brinkmeier. Classes will be held at the Elizabeth Community Building (402 West St.).

      EDC Summer Dance Camp Registration Form

Alumni Day Schedule

Please join us for GEAR’s 2nd Annual Alumni Day! We’ll be at the Elizabeth gym on Saturday, January 2nd. Concessions will be available throughout the day. Here is the schedule for the day:
10:30-11:30: 3rd/4th girls
11:45-12:45: 3rd/4th boys
1:00-2:00: 5th/6th girls
2:15-3:15: 5th/6th boys
3:30-4:15: 7th/8th girls
4:30-5:45: 7th/8th boys
6:00-7:15: Women’s Game
7:30-8:45: Men’s Game

Dance Class Sign-Ups!

DANCE ‘N BEATS DANCE is offering a summer dance session in conjunction with GEAR. These classes will be held at the Elizabeth Municipal Building. The summer session will meet twice per week beginning Thursday, June 4 and ending Tuesday, July 14. The dance classes are only available during the summer; please see class description(s) for details: 

Tiny Tots: Ages 2 ½ – 5

Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays Noon- 1:00PM

Description: This class will introduce a structured environment while allowing children to recognize their own individuality and body mobility, keeping students entertained while learning fun dance skills.

Cost:  $30 for all six weeks.


Lyrical Dance: Ages 6 -19

Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:30PM- 2:30PM

Description: This special summer class gives students the opportunity to experience lyrical dance, which combines techniques and skills from ballet, jazz, and modern dance. Students will also explore how lyrical dance emphasizes interpretation of music lyrics to tell a story with movement that can be fluid or abstract.

Cost:  $60 for all six weeks.

Hip-Hop: Ages 6 -19

Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:00PM- 4:00PM

Description: Hip hop is a high-energy class that infuses the latest styles of hip hop dance. Classes will encourage students to step outside of the box by bringing their own individual style and personality to the movements.

Cost:  $60 for all six weeks.

PLEASE NOTE:  For anyone wanting to take both lyrical and hip-hop, the total will be $100 instead of $120.

To sign up for any of these classes, you must print the registration form, fill it out, and mail it in. CLICK HERE FOR THE REGISTRATION FORM. Please bring payment on the first day of class. There are two instructors per class. They will split classes based on ages and skill levels. These are the same classes that some of you completed a survey for earlier in the year. Please complete a registration form if you are still interested. Classes are in Elizabeth at the old school (former Highland campus) in the gym and in the Village Board room (Room 139).

River Ridge Alumni Day!

Want another chance to play in the gym where River Ridge basketball was born? Sign up today for our first ever alumni games! Any graduate of River Ridge, Elizabeth, or Hanover is eligible to play.

The event will be Saturday, January 3rd, at the Elizabeth Municipal Gym (former River Ridge High School). Games will be in the evening, depending on how many people sign up. Game times will be announced in December here on our website and on our Facebook page.

Cost is $10, which includes a t-shirt, playing time, and admission to the day’s events. Registration forms are due back to either Jeremy Knauer or Brad Haas by December 12th. Please help us to spread the word and put Elizabeth in GEAR!

CLICK HERE TO PRINT OFF A REGISTRATION FORM!

GEAR’s New Fitness Classes!

GEAR is very excited to announce our line-up of adult fitness classes, set to begin in late July!

ADULT MARTIAL ARTS
JACKED IN THE BOX FITNESS
ZUMBA

CLICK HERE to learn all the details for these classes! How awesome that Elizabeth is getting these big-city classes in our small town! Please show these instructors your support and share the news!