Friday, February 29, 2008

Ceili Cancelled

Mother Nature just does not like Irish Dance...

CEILI is CANCELED tonight.

Everybody practice your two-threes and sevens and we'll try for next time.


Check here for information if there is snow Saturday morning. IF there is a snow delay, the dance schedule will be as follows:

9:00 & 9:30 classes: 11am - noon

10:30 & 1:15 classes: 12:30 - 2

The roads should be clear for 11am. The parade is coming up quickly, and we need to get ready! This schedule is ONLY if there is snow. There will be a post by 7:30 am Saturday stating REGULAR schedule or DELAY schedule.

Friday Update

Don't tell Mother Nature we have Adult Ceili class tonight! Come on over to the ICS tonight to learn some dances for St. Pat's day and have a great time doing it!

There are some adult ICS sashes available for wearing in the parade. They will be at the bar at dance on Saturday.

Saturday, February 23, 2008

Saturday, Feb. 23 -- Dance is ON

Good morning!
The parking lot is plowed and salted, so see you at dance this morning.

Don't forget to see Patty Carr, and if you ordered photos, Deb Moran.

See below for the March News.

Friday, February 22, 2008

March News

March is a crazy month for dance. Please take note of the class schedule and always check the blog for updated information.

March 1: Regular classes.
March 8: Cape pick-up Please pick up your capes between 11:00 and 1:00. There will be no classes due to the St Pat’s dinner dance. All dues must be paid in full in order to receive a cape.
March 15: St. Patrick's Day Parade. More info will be distributed as soon as I get it from the parade committee. Be sure you have tan pants and white turtleneck.
March 29: Regular classes.

Performance Dates:
We have been asked to dance at several events in March. Anyone that has a purple dress or purple skirt and cape may sign up to dance. If at all possible, please commit to all performances. It makes it easier on the children.

Dates: Sunday March 2nd @ 2:00 New Seasons, all dancers
Friday March 7th @ 9:00 Luzerne AOH older girls only
Sunday March 9th @ 2:00 Holy Family, all dancers
Thursday March 13th @ 7:00 Webster Towers, all dancers
Please sign up at the bar. There will most likely be extra practices for these performances.

Friday Update

Tonight's Adult Ceili class is canceled due to the weather.

Saturday's dance classes are still on at this time. Check back for updates.

Thursday, February 21, 2008

Update For Feburary 23

Don't forget about adult Ceili class on Friday evening. All are welcome. Come and prepare for St. Pat's day and have a great time doing it.

Parents... Please be sure to see Patty Carr when dropping off or picking up your child at dance this weekend.

See you Saturday!

Remember to check here for updates in case of bad weather.

Monday, February 18, 2008

Friday evening Ceili Classes

Had a great turn-out for the first Ceili class. What a great time we had - we learned two dances and just had a blast doing it! {let's see if we remember our two-threes and sevens next week} We'll all be ready for St. Pat's day.

It's not too late! The more the merrier. Come... bring a friend or two... just wear comfy clothes and shoes.

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

February News

Congratulations again to everyone on a great show!
Your hard work really paid off.

Remaining Feb. Dates:
March dates will be announced on 2/23

The ICS St. Patrick's Day dinner dance is set for Saturday, March 8. Everyone is welcome. The cost is $20/person. See Patty Carr for tickets.

Adult Dance Classes
I will be holding adult classes every Friday night from 7-8pm. The classes are $5/person and will start on February 15. Bring a friend or two and learn some dances in time for St. Patrick's Day. Wear comfy clothes and shoes and in no time you'll be dancing as well as Beth Hopkins!

Parade Info
All dancers need tan pants, white turtle neck and dress shoes. Each dancer will be given a cape. We will have Irish knit hats and gloves on sale for anyone interested. More info to follow as it's received.


Wednesday, February 6, 2008

Great Show!

February Schedule:
February 9
February 23
{No dance on the 16th}

Congratulations to all the dancers on a great show!!! I'm very proud of all of you. Your hard work really paid off!! Thanks to all the parents for your time and patience! See you on Saturday!

Friday, February 1, 2008

Dress Rehearsal is STILL ON

The dress rehearsal scheduled for tonight at Scranton HS at 5:30pm is STILL ON!
The temperature will begin to rise around noon, changing the precipitation to all rain. They are still expecting us at the school. If anything changes, it will be posted here.

DVD order envelopes are available now. They are to be turned in on Saturday. Cost is $30 for one, $55 for two.

There is still time to order photos. All available packages come with a 5x7 of your child's class. Click here to order online.

Please be prompt tonight. Your child should be in costume tonight. {no makeup/hair tonight}

See you there!