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>Jazz and Swing with the Harlem Swing Society

Saturday, February 23, 2019

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.

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Join us for a Black History Month special event to celebrate Harlem’s most famous dance genre with The Lindy Hop. We will start off with a dance lesson and afterward, we'll be swinging and hopping to some legendary Harlem Jazz greats and more.

Be part of a fun night of dancing to pop, soul, R&B, and hip hop grooves. We will also enjoy some fancy dancing with vintage and new dance film clips.

Schedule of Activities:
Dance Lesson - 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Social Dance Mix & Mingle - 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

About The Harlem Swing Dance Society (THSDS):
The Harlem Swing Dance Society is a premier organization dedicated to culturally sharing the history is Lindy Hop, Swing dance, and the historic Savoy Ballroom in its Harlem home. Check out their calendar and classes at Theharlemswingdancesociety.webs.com.

Contact LaSharn Cooper at (212) 860-1391 or email lasharn.cooper@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility.

Location

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center in Marcus Garvey Park Accessible
Manhattan
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Manhattan Borough Office

Contact Number

(212) 860-1391

Categories

Education, Dance, Black History Month

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