Our Dances – 2017

June 2017

Our new season of The Foxtrotters Ballroom Dance Club was kicked off with some great music by The Continentals Band!

Our Foxtrotters came out for a wonderful evening in the East Cobb Senior Center ballroom.

 

It was all smiles at our June dance as The Foxtrotters enjoyed the music and each others’ company.

It was hot outside and hot on the dance floor as well, with cuddles and twirls to the music!

Our Foxtrotters know some great dance moves, including The Electric Slide!

Our Board Members, Betty and Lee, know how to have a good time at our dances!

There were plenty of dancers showing off their ballroom prowess . . . and rightfully so!!

Club Founder, Naomi, was there and obviously enjoying herself, showing a pretty smile!

Club President, Barbara, and her husband, Jack, were enjoying the music and each other at our June dance!

You can clearly see what a marvelous time everyone was having at The Foxtrotters June dance.

Past President, Frank, and his lovely wife, Genelda, clearly love to come out to The Foxtrotters dances!

Three Foxtrotters celebrated their birthday this month . . . Faye, Lee and Tehwan.  Happy Birthday to all!!

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April 2017

The Foxtrotters Dance Club celebrated our 20th Anniversary in style at our April 2017 dance!

Our Foxtrotters came out for a big celebration!

The Junction Band wooed and wowed our Foxtrotters with their melodious musical repertoire.

We all enjoyed a very special evening celebrating 20 years of the best ballroom dancing in Atlanta!

Listen to what Past President Frank, and his lovely wife Genelda, had to say about our 20th Anniversary dance.

It was a beautiful evening all around with our Foxtrotters “decking to the nines” to celebrate!

      

As you can see, our Foxtrotters enjoyed the mood at our sentimental Anniversary celebration!

Listen to what this couple had to say about The Foxtrotters dances.

We hosted many long-time Foxtrotters along with newcomers at our 20th Anniversary dance!

The Junction Band brought out the best in our Foxtrotters with their library of terrific tunes!

One of our Foxtrotters favorite dances is the Electric Slide.  We know how to groove on the dance floor!

This couple will tell you how much fun are our Foxtrotters dances.

There were warm hearts everywhere on the dance floor at The Foxtrotters 20th Anniversary celebration!

These long-time Foxtrotters will let you know what a great evening we all enjoyed!

We celebrated three birthdays in April . . . Jerry, Tom and Marie.

And, Ben won $31 in our “Dancing for Dollars” drawing.  He graciously donated his winnings back to the Club!

Jackie was the first winner in our door prize drawing, taking home a very pretty ceramic floral and birdhouse wreath.

Genelda was our second door prize winner, receiving a nice boat-themed hors d’oeuvres platter.

Maxwell completed the door prize drawings, taking home a beautiful fruit motif glass bowl.

All in all, it was a perfect evening of celebration at The Foxtrotters 20th Anniversary ballroom dance!!

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March 2017

The Foxtrotters found a “pot o’ gold” in the East Cobb Senior Center ballroom for our Lucky March dance!

The Continentals Band serenaded us with some beautiful Irish tunes to celebrate the evening.

As you can see, the Foxtrotters enjoyed a lovely evening of dancing, and enjoying the company of old and new friends.

Club President, Barbara, and her husband, Jack, took full advantage of the wonderful music, along with many fellow Foxtrotters.

We had a full ballroom dance floor with members and guests having a grand old time!

The Continentals Band played many toe-tapping tunes for our Lucky March dance!

The Foxtrotters came out for a rousing “Jitterbug Jig!!”

           

There were plenty of sweet tunes for some cozy dancing.

                   

The Foxtrotters even fit in The Electric Slide line dance . . . one of their favorites!

We celebrated two March birthdays . . . Genelda and Jim.  Happy Birthday to you both!

Pictured here with Club President, Barbara, Steve won our Secret Samba contest and took home a very pretty teapot and teacup for one.  Yum!!

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February 2017

The ballroom was hot, and our dancers’ hearts were warm at the February Foxtrotters Valentine’s dance!

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The Junction Band wowed us with their fabulous romantic dance tunes!

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There were 62 Foxtrotters filling the East Cobb Senior Center Ballroom with fun and great dance steps.

Listen to what a couple of our new Foxtrotters have to say about our dances.

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The Foxtrotters always line up for their favorite line dance, the Electric Slide!

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There was romance in the air at our Foxtrotters Valentine’s Dance!

Our Club Founder, Naomi, shares her views on 20 years with The Foxtrotters.

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Our Foxtrotters just cannot get enough of good old-fashioned ballroom dancing to wonderful live music.

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It was dancing room only in the East Cobb Senior Center ballroom for the Foxtrotters.

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Who wouldn’t want to enjoy an evening like this!

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We had one special birthday to celebrate this month.  Susan, the singer for The Junction Band, had a February birthday, posing here with Club President, Barbara.

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Our winner in the Secret Samba contest was Paula, seen here with Club President, Barbara, taking home a heart-shaped glass candy dish.  How perfect for Valentine’s Day!

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January 2017

The Foxtrotters first dance of the new year was a great success, with 57 lovers of ballroom dancing coming out to the East Cobb Senior Center!

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We saw lots of new faces on our dance floor this month.  What a nice treat that they all joined us for a fun evening!

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The Class Act Band drew lots of compliments from our dancers as they played some great oldies but goodies!

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If you want to enjoy a terrific evening of live music, dancing and great conversation, you need to come to The Foxtrotters’ dances!

Just listen to Louise and Vic as they share their views on The Foxtrotters’ dances.

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You can see what we mean when we say you will have a great time at The Foxtrotters dances.

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Our Club President, Barbara, and her husband, Jack, lead off the January dance in style . . . as always!

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Just look at how much fun our dancers are having!

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There were smiles everywhere you looked!

Carol will tell you what a wonderful time she had at our January dance!

january-2017-dance-12Faye showed us all how to kick up our heels!

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Our Foxtrotters do more than just the Foxtrot.  We enjoy all types of dances, including the Electric Slide!

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You can add The Twist to that list, too!!

Faye always enjoys our dances, right along with her fellow Foxtrotters.

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Our new friends really knew how to cut loose on the ballroom dance floor!

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We celebrated Dave’s birthday this month . . . Happy Birthday, Dave!

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Joe won $25 in our Dancing for Dollars drawing.  His lovely wife, Bianca, accepted the winnings on his behalf from Club President, Barbara.

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Faye was the evening’s winner in our Secret Samba contest and took home a very pretty carved glass and silver-plated serving plate.