Hey guys! Thanks again for making the time to come to the meeting last weekend! Here are main highlights from the meeting:
- Next big teachers/officers meeting: Sat, 11/14 at 5:15pm @ Galaxy Diner (right before lesson)
- Every 3rd Friday: Lindy Bombing the Union Amphitheater from 5-7pm (maybe use cornmeal to make floor better?) Riah will schedule this
- Mormon Welcome Center near south campus could be our new Tuesday venue, Riah will talk to them
- Once venue is secured, weekly meetings will happen after dance on Tuesdays (or whichever day we get a weekly venue)
- Galaxy lessons new format:
--- 6 - 6:15 advanced lesson
--- 6:15 - 7 beginner lesson
--- Note: teachers will make $15 each, and $20 will go to club funds
--- Teachers are expected to DJ, or find a DJ. Amp will be provided.
--- Make sure to post and announce that students get a discount on Galaxy food, that'll help keep Galaxy happy and also help us get more people out.
- Ben is working on making new flyers for the club
-Contact Gabriel or Julie if you need swing music to make a playlist
-Officers need to pay dues! (Baxter did as of this meeting)
-everyone has paid for the spring break trip by now
-we want a teachers’ workshop before the end of the semester to teach the new dancers. At the Rolle on a Saturday before Galaxy – Sat 29th 5pm
-next spring break meeting 3/8
-Kelli + people who need to work go back to Flag from CA on Friday night. Atom is is that night, so everyone else will leave the next day (Saturday the 22nd).
-Pack light for the trip!! Wearing the same outfit multiple nights is fine—we will also have access to laundry.
-Gabe will teach Saturday after spring break
-April 19th 10-3 workshop with Jonathan. Charleston and Lindy moves with jazz warm-ups between lessons. Formal dance from 6:30 to 11
-Short performance for Relay 4 Life??
-Teach aerials to the new teachers?
-Tranky Do workshop, maybe April 5th 5pm (free admission)
-Friday 3/28 12-1pm flash mob in Dub w/ Latin and West Coast—jam circle it. Use the best 2 minutes of “Sing Sing Sing”
-Maybe talk to someone at KJack to play a certain song at a certain time for future flashmobs (ask specifically about music in the Union)
-Latin wants to do another flash mob, maybe Thursday 27th outside the Union between classes
-We want officers present for EVERY lesson, EVERY meeting EVERY time
-Waltz lesson on a Tuesday after spring break
Spring Break Trip Meeting Notes
NAU Demo Team
The NAU Demonstration Team is a performance group of swing dancers, available to teach and dance at your event!
Contact Michael Marner at 520-370-2946 for more information.