Friday, Oct 26, 2012 • Blake Hobby at Brookhaven • BNL

Posted by Tom on 10/24/2012 • Permalink

Blake Hobby will be the featured Pro instructor on Friday, 10/26/2012! She will be teaching West Coast Swing from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm, and then DJing after the lessons up to 11:30 pm. (NO, THIS IS NOT A HALLOWEEN COSTUME PARTY! Come in normal attire).

TGIF @ Brookhaven:
Place:  North Ballroom, Brookhaven Center, Brookhaven National Laboratory.
(Note: This event is open to the general public).

5:30 to 7:00 pm, Beginners Classes (Instructor: Rich Filiberto).
7:00 - 7:30, Directed practice and general warm-up dancing;
7:30 - 8:30, Dance lesson: “WCS” with Blake Hobby;
General dancing follows up to 11:30 pm: Blake will also be our guest DJ for the evening, Dance Mix - WCS, Ballroom, Latin, ECS, Hustle, etc;

Admission: $10 per person. (Note: If you wish, you may attend the beginners classes at 5:30 pm, no extra charge). ** Cost covers all;

Band: DJ Music

Music will be provided by DJ.
Image CC2.0-A: tatsuhico / Flickr

Venue: Brookhaven National Lab

Brookhaven National Lab

Go to LIE Exit 68 north on William Floyd Parkway;
(There are signs to: Brookhaven National Laboratory) About 1 1/2 miles away, turn right (before the second light), to BNL’s gate. Present a picture ID (driver’s license is ok) to the guard. From the Guard Booth, go straight, turn left at the first light; A few hundred feet away, on your left, is the Brookhaven Center. For more details on directions, visit:

Organizer: BNL Social & Cultural Club (BNL)

The BNL Social & Cultural Club holds weekly dance socials (TGIFs) and workshops at the North Ballroom, Brookhaven Center, Brookhaven National Laboratory every Friday evening from 7 to 11:30 pm.

Unless otherwise noted, workshops and lessons are from 7:10 pm to 9:30 pm with a food break in-between, followed by open social dancing up to 11:30 pm at the Brookhaven Center, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York.

Cost per person: $15(members)/$20(non-members), or $8/$12 for social dancing only without the lessons; members rate applies also to all Bera members with BNL ID, SDLI members with ID, students with school ID, and all subscribers of the Social-L list and the Yahoo DanceLovers group. (Special events have different rates).

Dance socials are open to the general public, but require a photo-id at the BNL front gate.

Their most current schedule is: BNL Social & Cultural Club Calendar

They also maintain a mailing list. To join: BNL Social-L email list

Contacts (Click below to send e-mail):
Rudy Alforque, 631-344-4733, or , or
Jack Guthy, 631- 929-8287, or

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