Friday, Mar 16, 2007 • TGIF @ BROOKHAVEN (Canceled) • BNL
3/16/2007 2:24PM Update: Due to the weather, BNL announced that the facility will be closing at 2:00PM today. As a result, the dance for this evening has been canceled.
TGIF @ BROOKHAVEN: March 16th, 2007 - St. Patrick’s Dance
This coming Friday, March 16th, Giny Rae will give lessons in “Viennese Waltz” from 7:10 to 9:30 pm, with a short food break at about 8 pm.
After the lessons, general social dancing will follow up to 11:30 pm; Digital DJ dance mix - Ballroom, Latin, Swing, etc…
7:10 - 8:00: Dance Lessons, “Viennese Waltz, Part 1”,
8:00 - 8:20: Dinner Break (Cold hero buffet, coffee, etc.) (heros include one vegetarian),
8:20 - 9:30: Dance Lessons, “Viennese Waltz, Part 2”,
9:30 - 11:30 pm: Open dancing with digital-DJ general dance mix
$20 per person! Covers everything!! Includes dance lessons, cold food buffet, and social dancing, etc. ($10 after 9:30 pm - just for the dance social).
Venue: Brookhaven National LabBrookhaven 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: http://www.bnl.gov/bnlweb/maps.html
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