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City of Davis offers classes for adults

By July 5, 2011

Do you find yourself glued to the Food Network, or thinking that you really can dance? Then check out the current classes being offered by the city of Davis Community Services Department.

Get out of the hot kitchen with an “Appetizers and Salads” class being taught by Adrienne Capps from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 12. The class will meet in the Valente Room at the Davis Senior Center, 646 A St.

Registration costs $20, and a $15 materials fee must be paid to the instructor at the beginning of class.

For those who want to be dancing like the stars, a partner dancing class is offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Fridays, July 8-Aug. 5. This class will feature six popular dances and teach basic steps and timing.

There is a $40 preregistration fee, but no partner is required to register. Classes will be at Barbara’s Dancing Tonight, 1921 Sycamore Lane.

A beginning partnered Charleston class is offered from 8 to 9:20 p.m. Thursdays, July 14-Aug. 18 at Barbara’s Dancing Tonight, 1921 Sycamore Lane. The pre-registration fee is $60.

For those who enjoy dancing but not necessarily with a partner, there is line dancing from 8 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, July 6-Aug. 3. The classes are at Barbara’s Dancing Tonight, 1921 Sycamore Lane. Pre-registration is $40.

Learn some fun, basic beginning hip-hop dance steps and move to vigorous classic and modern music in a four-part Hip-Hop Dance Workshop series. Workshop components include warm-up and stretching, instruction of individual dance steps and a short combination choreography piece. No previous dance experience is necessary to join.

Classes are fr0m 7:30 to 9 p.m. Mondays, Aug. 1-22, at the Veterans’ Memorial Center, 203 E. 14th St. Pre-registration is $38.

Want to get outside and enjoy the blue skies? Join the introduction to English horseback riding at the Sterling Riding Academy, 2444 County Road 102, Woodland. Classes run from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, July 12-26. Pre-registration costs $82.

Individuals can register at the Davis Community Services Department at City Hall, 23 Russell Blvd, or online at http://www.cityofdavis.org.

For more information, call (530) 757-5626.

Enterprise staff

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