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Friday Night Waltz is a high energy dance that features mainly Waltzes in the dances and classes, along with other dances like Polka, One Step, Swing, Cha Cha, Salsa, Lindy, Congress of Vienna, Blues, Tokyo Polka, Kerry Sets, Bohemian National Polka and Tango. People are friendly, and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming. Partners are not needed for classes: we rotate rapidly. Casual comfortable attire. All ages. People come from San Francisco, Berkeley, San Jose, Santa Cruz, Santa Rosa, and Oakland. info@FridayNightWaltz.com or call scott phone number

6.24 Chelsea Eng teaches introductory Argentine classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm. Chelsea is a very popular local tango instructor with 20 years experience teaching, performing, and creating tango choreogrphies. She has taugh at dozens of Tango festivas all over the US, and many times in Argentina. Within the last year, she has performed at CITA 2015, Tanghetto,USA tango Championships, Dialogos, Tango EYEs, with Trio Garufa at Peña Pachamama, and with Orquesta Victoria at Marines' Memorial Theater. She has also co created Tango Con*Fusion. Chelsea is currently on the staff at city college of San Francisco.

7pm introduction to Argentine Tango. Chelsea repeats last week's intro to Tango class with additional new intro concepts and steps.

8pm Easy and fun steps. intermediate Argentine Tango. Chelsea adds to the steps that were taught last week. If you did not get to last week, don't worry,these are separate new steps that are easy to learn and great for beginner tango dancers.

Richard Page is our dj for waltz, polka, and tango dancing tonight from 9 to midnight.

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

7.01 Chelsea Eng teaches introductory Argentine classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm. Chelsea is a very popular local tango instructor with 20 years experience teaching, performing, and creating tango choreogrphies. She has taugh at dozens of Tango festivas all over the US, and many times in Argentina. Within the last year, she has performed at CITA 2015, Tanghetto,USA tango Championships, Dialogos, Tango EYEs, with Trio Garufa at Peña Pachamama, and with Orquesta Victoria at Marines' Memorial Theater. She has also co created Tango Con*Fusion. Chelsea is currently on the staff at city college of San Francisco.



Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

7.08 Richard Powers teaches Intermediate dance classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Richard is our dj for waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight.

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

7.15
Bastille Day Waltz Ball With Richard Powers teaching French Waltzes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Live band playing many wonderful French waltzes and polkas from the 1920's through the 1950's

Dance Performance at 9:45 by the Google Dancers lead by former FNW instructor, Anna Botelho.

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$20 for general. $10 for students. sorry, due to live band, we are not having a separate price after 9pm. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

7.22 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Campbell Miller is back to teach Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

7.29 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.

$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

8.05 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Tonight we start a four week rotary waltz class which introduces a new choreographed sequence dance to Friday Night Waltz - The Common Waltz. The Common Waltz will be taught on 8.05 8.12 8.26 and 9.02.

The Common Waltz will have 16 to 20 leadable and followable steps in a set sequence. Basic Rotary, inside underarm turn, outside underarm turn, skaters position, outside position, shadow position, half closed, free spin,rollaway, behind back,right hands, do-si-do, and pivots among many others.

Nick Enge and Melissa are our dance instructors for the introductory/intermediate classes from 7 to 9pm.

Each week from 7 to 8 pm will be an introductory rotary waltz class, which over 4 weeks will include basic rotary waltz, dance frame, attire concepts, and dance etiquette.

From 8 to 9 pm we will have 4 to 5 different basic waltz intermediate steps which will all be included in the Common Waltz dance.

We will be playing The Common Waltz in the first set of future Friday Night Waltz dances.

$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

8.12 Happy 15th anniversary to us! Friday Night Waltz is now 15 years old.

Jason Anderson is our dj for waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight.

The Common Waltz will have 16 to 20 leadable and followable steps in a set sequence. Basic Rotary, inside underarm turn, outside underarm turn, skaters position, outside position, shadow position, half closed, free spin,rollaway, behind back,right hands, do-si-do, and pivots among many others.

The Common Waltz will be taught 8.05, 8.12 8.26 and 9.03.

You can drop in on any class.

Nick Enge and Melissa are our dance instructors for the introductory/intermediate classes from 7 to 9pm.

Each week from 7 to 8 pm will be an introductory rotary waltz class, which over 4 weeks will include basic rotary waltz, dance frame, attire concepts, and dance etiquette.

From 8 to 9 pm we will have 4 to 5 different basic waltz intermediate steps which will all be included in the Common Waltz dance.

We will be playing The Common Waltz in the first set of future Friday Night Waltz dances.

$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

8.19 Daniel Ritchie is back as our DJ for waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

8.26 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Tonight we start a four week rotary waltz class which introduces a new choreographed sequence dance to Friday Night Waltz - The Common Waltz. The Common Waltz will be taught on 8.05 8.12 8.26 and 9.02.

The Common Waltz will have 16 to 20 leadable and followable steps in a set sequence. Basic Rotary, inside underarm turn, outside underarm turn, skaters position, outside position, shadow position, half closed, free spin,rollaway, behind back,right hands, do-si-do, and pivots among many others.

Nick Enge and Melissa are our dance instructors for the introductory/intermediate classes from 7 to 9pm.

Each week from 7 to 8 pm will be an introductory rotary waltz class, which over 4 weeks will include basic rotary waltz, dance frame, attire concepts, and dance etiquette.

From 8 to 9 pm we will have 4 to 5 different basic waltz intermediate steps which will all be included in the Common Waltz dance.

We will be playing The Common Waltz in the first set of future Friday Night Waltz dances.

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$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

9.02 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Tonight we have the fourth of four series of classes introduces a new choreographed sequence dance to Friday Night Waltz - The Common Waltz. The Common Waltz will be taught on 8.05 8.12 8.26 and 9.02.

You can drop in on any of the classes. Each week new material.

The Common Waltz will have 16 to 20 leadable and followable steps in a set sequence. Basic Rotary, inside underarm turn, outside underarm turn, skaters position, outside position, shadow position, half closed, free spin,rollaway, behind back,right hands, do-si-do, and pivots among many others.

Nick Enge and Melissa are our dance instructors for the introductory/intermediate classes from 7 to 9pm.

Each week from 7 to 8 pm will be an introductory rotary waltz class, which over 4 weeks will include basic rotary waltz, dance frame, attire concepts, and dance etiquette.

From 8 to 9 pm we will have 4 to 5 different basic waltz intermediate steps which will all be included in the Common Waltz dance.

We will be playing The Common Waltz in the first set of future Friday Night Waltz dances.

$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

 

9.09 Richard Powers teaches Intermediate dance classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Richard is our dj for waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight.

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

9.16 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

9.23 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

9.30 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

10.07 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

10.14 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

10.21 Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

10.28 Halloween dance

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

11.04

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

11.11

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

11.18

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

11.25 Holiday schedule. No intermediate classes tonight. Only introductory class upstairs from 7pm to 9pm.

$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

12.02

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

12.09

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

12.16 Christmas/Holiday dance

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

12.23

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

12.30

Dj waltz and polka dancing from 9 to midnight

Intermediate classes upstairs from 7pm to 9pm

Tom Hill teaches introductory Waltz Class from 7 to 9pm. To get the most from the class, get there by 7pm. An excellent introductory class.
$12 for dance and classes. $8 for dance only from 9 pm to midnight. $8 for students at all times. No partner necessary. All Ages. Casual comfortable attire. First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto CA. x Byron. Upstairs, Fellowship hall, entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. park in church parking lot or large lot 1 block away at Cowper and University.

 

 
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