Our Dances – 2015

DECEMBER 2015

The air was crisp outside, but the ballroom dance floor was warm as 64 Foxtrotters celebrated the holidays in style!

December 2015-1

The Johnny Knapp Band played their “swan song” for The Foxtrotters December dance, treating us to some wonderful holiday tunes!

December 2015-4

The ballroom and everyone in it was festive, dancing the night away in their holiday finest!

December 2015-2

We had a good turnout and everyone enjoyed a wonderful evening of food, dance and friendship!

December 2015-7

Our Foxtrotters really showed off some special dance moves!

December 2015-8

There were twirls and swirls and promenades everywhere!!

December 2015-9

The December air was freezing outside, but warm hearts prevailed inside.

December 2015-11

We all feasted on a wonderful buffet table provided by our members and guests.

December 2015-10

Club President Barbara was presented with a beautiful angel statuette in our “Secret Samba” this evening to thank her for all of her hard work.

December 2015-13

Jackie was our winner in the “Dancing for Dollars” contest, taking home $33 (maybe for some more holiday shopping)!

December 2015-14

December is a busy birthday month at The Foxtrotters.  Celebrating are Jack, Earl, Carolyn, Greta, Clarence, Doug and Betty.

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NOVEMBER 2015

November 2015-3

The Foxtrotters November “Toys for Tots Drive” dance had 62 ballroom revelers bringing toys to donate to children in need.

November 2015-21

The Continentals Band filled the ballroom air with lively dance tunes for our Foxtrotters.

November 2015-6

The ballroom dance floor was crowded with Foxtrotters celebrating the start of the holiday season.

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November 2015-14

Foxtrotters Club President Barbara accepted a Certificate of Gratitude from Marines Walter and Ernesto for our donation of toys to the Toys for Tots Drive.

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Our Foxtrotters were in a festive mood and ready to celebrate the holidays in style!

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November 2015-20It was all smiles as dancers twirled and swirled to the music.

November 2015-24

Three Foxtrotters celebrated a November birthday:  Jack, Ann and Frank.

November 2015-23

Bobbie was our “Secret Samba” winner, and Club President Barbara presented her with a lovely glass Christmas tree design candy bowl.

November 2015-22

George was our big winner in our “Dancing for Dollars” contest, taking home $33 to spend on holiday shopping!

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OCTOBER 2015

 October 2015-10

The Foxtrotters October Masquerade Ball provided a lovely backdrop for our beautiful dancers bedecked in their bewitching masks.

October 2015-15

The Junction Band outdid themselves with perfect dance tunes, such as “Charade,” for our Masquerade Ball.

October 2015-17

Club President Barbara and her husband Jack led the Ball, with Barbara peeking out from a gorgeous mask.

October 2015-3

Marge and George were arm in arm dancing beautifully at the Ball.

October 2015-13

Pat and Tom, along with their fellow Foxtrotters, were “clearing the floor” with a wonderful cha-cha.

October 2015-4

Glennis & C.W. looked “frightfully” handsome together at the Ball.

October 2015-1

Our Foxtrotters got into the spirit of the evning with beautiful outfits and spectacular masks.

October 2015-14

We had a great turnout, with 64 Foxtrotters filling the ballroom dance floor.

October 2015-18

Couples enjoyed a magical evening in fanciful masks at our Masquerade Ball.

October 2015-19

Linda and Herb were a “matched set” in black-and-white for the Ball.

October 2015-11

Beulah and Jack posed in their lovely finery on the dance floor.

October 2015-6

Our Foxtrotters embraced the magic of the evening at our October Masquerade Ball!

October 2015-16

Club Publicist Carolyn and Jack stopped mid-dance step for a quick pose.

October 2015-5

Feathers and crystals were seen throughout the ballroom on this special evening.

October 2015-2

Pat and Tom showed off their dance moves all evening.

October 2015-20

October was filled with birthdays.  Celebrating were Jean, Mayrene, Barbara, Arnold and Clint.

October 2015-21

Taking home an adorable fall harvest basket was Rudy, who won our Secret Samba contest.

October 2015-22

Fred was our winner in the “Dancing for Dollars” drawing, and took home $38!

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SEPTEMBER 2015

September 2015 Dance - 1

The Foxtrotters celebrated “National Ballroom Dance Week” with a Rock n’ Roll theme.   Dancing here in her poodle skirt is our Club President, Barbara and her husband Jack.

September 2015 Dance - 2

We had 43 Foxtrotters rockin’ and rollin’ to the music of the Continentals Band.

September 2015 Dance - 5

It was a gloomy night outside, but bright and lively in the ballroom.

September 2015 Dance - 8

Our Foxtrotters will come out in any weather to have a great time on the dance floor!

September 2015 Dance - 14

Our group of birthday revelers were Steve, Linda, Margie, C.W. and Bobbie.

September 2015 Dance - 13

Mary Lou was our winner in the “Secret Samba” contest, taking home a lovely grapevine-decorated candy bowl.

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AUGUST 2015

August 2015 Dance - 2

It was “Fun in the Sun” for 64 Foxtrotters at our August dance.

August 2015 Dance - 4

The skies were clear, the floor was crowded and The Foxtrotters all enjoyed a wonderful summertime evening!

August 2015 Dance - 7

The Junction Band swung into gear with some of our favorite Swings, Fox Trots, Rhumbas, Cha-Chas and even the Electric Slide.

August 2015 Dance - 8

Many of our Foxtrotters got into the groove with our “Fun in the Sun” theme!

August 2015 Dance - 3

It was a warm evening outside, but hot, hot, hot on the dance floor!

August 2015 Dance - 10

Gloria was our winner in the “Secret Samba” contest, taking home a pretty photo frame.

August 2015 Dance - 11

Ginny pocketed $33 from our “Dancing for Dollars” drawing.

August 2015 Dance - 12

August was a busy birthday month at The Foxtrotters dance.  Pat, Max, Barbara, Bob, Naomi, Sig and Dan all celebrated another year!

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JULY 2015

July 2015 Dance - 11

It was a hot, hot, hot evening at The Foxtrotters July dance.  The Class Act Band belted out some terrific summer tunes!

July 2015 Dance - 4

The Foxtrotters were in a “red, white and blue” patriotic mood while kicking up their heels at the July dance.

July 2015 Dance - 6

July found a banner evening on the ballroom dance floor in East Cobb.

July 2015 Dance - 7

There was barely room on the dance floor, as 60 Foxtrotters “declared” their love of dancing!

July 2015 Dance - 8

The Foxtrotters even celebrated the month with a rousing line dance!

July 2015 Dance - 12

Five Foxtrotters celebrated their birthday during our nation’s birthday month:  Howard, Marsha, Marina, Priscilla and Daisy.

July 2015 Dance - 13

Howard was the big winner in our “Dancing for Dollars” drawing, taking home $47 dollars.

July 2015 Dance - 14

Joanne won a useful book bag when she won our “Secret Samba” contest.

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JUNE 2015

The 2015-2016 Season of The Foxtrotters Ballroom Dances set out in style at our June dance.

June 2015 Dance-2

The Junction Band brought everyone onto the dance floor with their marvelous music!

June 2015 Dance-5

The Foxtrotters twirled and swayed to some great summer tunes.

June 2015 Dance-6

The Foxtrotters‘ Founder, Naomi, and her partner T.J., wowed the crowd with their jumpin’ jivin’ jitterbug!

June 2015 Dance-7

It was a great summer turnout with The Foxtrotters filling the ballroom dance floor and having a marvelous time.

June 2015 Dance-10

Our new Board Members posed for a group photo:  Barbara, Marsha, Barbara, Betty, Lee, Naomi and Frank (with Genelda).

June 2015 Dance-11

Taking home $37 in our Dancing for Dollars contest was Patricia, seen here with Club President Barbara.

June 2015 Dance-12

Tom won the Secret Samba contest, taking home a lovely ceramic serving plate.  He graciously posed with Club President, Barbara.

June 2015 Dance-9

Celebrating June birthdays were Frank, Fran and Lee.

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APRIL 2015

The Foxtrotters dined on a scrumptious buffet at our Annual Anniversary Dinner/Dance!

The Junction Band “jumped and jived” with music of our namesake, the Foxtrot, as well as sambas, waltzes, cha-chas, swings and even the Electric Slide!

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Superior Catering delivered a delectable meal for our April Anniversary Dinner/Dance!

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The Foxtrotters feasted and raised their glasses in toast to our 18th year!

April 2015 Dance-9

Club Co-Presidents, Barbara and Jack, cozied up on the dance floor.

April 2015 Dance-8   The Junction Band “jumped and jived” all night long!

April 2015 Dance-12

Our Foxtrotters celebrated our 18th anniversary with spins and twirls around the dance floor!

April 2015 Dance-19

Our Board Members were thanked for their hard work:  Jack, Fran, Marsha, Barbara, Harry, Jinny and Doug.  Betty and Lee were not able to attend our dance.

April 2015 Dance-20

Club Co-President, Barbara, was presented with a lovely porcelain statuette as a token of gratitude from her fellow Board members.  Seen with Barbara (center) is Marsha and Jack.

April 2015 Dance-23

The four birthday girls celebrating in the months of April and May are Christa, Hope, Faye and Pat.

April 2015 Dance-21

Bobbie won $32 dollars in our “Dancing for Dollars” drawing, presented to her by Club Co-Presidents Barbara and Jack.  Bobbie magnanimously donated her winnings back to the Club!

April 2015 Dance-22

Pat won a lovely crystal heart frame in our Secret Samba contest!

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MARCH 2015

The Foxtrotters “Put On the Ritz” as 66 revelers filled the ballroom floor.

March 2015 Dance-7

The Continentals Band swung with classic rhythmic tunes!

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Our Foxtrotters were in full swing at the East Cobb Senior Center.

March 2015 Dance-15

Club Founder, Naomi and her partner, TJ took a breather to watch their fellow Foxtrotters circle around the floor.

March 2015 Dance-16

Current Club Co-Presidents, Barbara & Jack, clearly were having a wonderful time!

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We always have a great time at our monthly ballroom dances!

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Faye & Steve love ballroom dancing, as do Betty & Lee, two of our Club’s Board members.

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Jackie & Larry posed for a quick photo, while Carolyn & Doyle “cut a rug!”

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Bobbie & Doyle obviously love dancing (and each other), as do Pat & Clarence.

March 2015 Dance-26

Club Co-President, Barbara presented our “Dancing for Dollars” winner, David with $41.  He graciously donated his winnings back to the Club!

March 2015 Dance-27

Ruth took home a fun back massager in our “Secret Samba” contest.  Club Co-President, Barbara, presented her with the gift.

March 2015 Dance-25

Foxtrotters celebrating a birthday this month are Larry, Josienne, Herb & Jim.

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FEBRUARY 2015

There was romance in the air at our Foxtrotters’ “Sweetheart Dance.”

February 2015 Dance-3

The Junction Band “crooned and swooned” for 73 Foxtrotters.

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Everyone was in a festive mood.  The snow melted, and so did our hearts!

Many of our Foxtrotters went “cheek-to-cheek” on the ballroom dance floor.

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                  Naomi & TJ                                                   Joyce & Jim

February 2015 Dance-19       February 2015 Dance-12

                   Genelda & Frank                                           Ginny & Doug

February 2015 Dance-16         February 2015 Dance-14

               Marsha & Howard                                        Priscilla & Andrew

February 2015 Dance-10       February 2015 Dance-18

                      Betty & Lee                                               Bobbie & David

February 2015 Dance-17       February 2015 Dance-11

                   Linda & Herb                                                 Faye & Alan

February 2015 Dance-15Four of our members celebrated their birthday in the month of romance.  They are Louise, Susan, Alan and Doyle.

February 2015 Dance-20

Our big winner in the “Dancing for Dollars” drawing was Alan, taking home $46, presented by our Club Co-President, Barbara.

February 2015 Dance-21

Club Co-President, Barbara, posed with Louis, who won a lovely orchid candle in our “Secret Samba” contest!

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JANUARY 2015

January 2015 Dance-20January 2015 Dance-19

Neither rain, nor cold, nor dark of night could keep The Foxtrotters dancers from coming out for an evening of fun for our “Winter Wonderland” dance.

January 2015 Dance-17

The Continentals Band swung into action as 66 Foxtrotters filled the ballroom dance floor.

January 2015 Dance-3

Club Co-President, Barbara, is spotted chatting it up with her fellow Foxtrotters.

January 2015 Dance-13

Long-time Foxtrotters Nancy, Priscilla, Andrew and Jim enjoy refreshments and repartee in the ballroom.

January 2015 Dance-5

Bobbie and David looked smashing in black-and-white!

January 2015 Dance-4

As always, a table of yummy munchies was set out for our dancers to fortify their ballroom stamina.

January 2015 Dance-1

January found four Foxtrotters celebrating birthdays:  David, George, Ken and Beulah.

 

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