The UNI Folk
and Ballroom Dancers sponsor a series of free ballroom dances
during the academic year. All dances are held on the UNI
campus in Cedar Falls, in the Maucker Union Expansion
and take place on Sunday evenings. There is a free lesson in a particular
ballroom style from 7-8 p.m., and general ballroom dancing from 8-10
p.m. UNI students, faculty, staff and the general public are welcome!
2006-2007 Dances & Lessons
For further information, contact: Daniel
Ballroom Dance Links:
Check out the following web sites for information on Ballroom Dance
in Eastern Iowa:
The UNI Folk and Ballroom Dancers' schedule of free on-campus dances and lessons
Our local (very friendly!) Cedar Valley nchapter of USA Dance (formerly United
States Amateur Ballroom Dance Association)
VERY complete website, with lots and LOTS of links and information!
Electric Park Ballroom in Waterloo -- Schedule of dances, history, etc.
Iowa State's very active Ballroom Dance Club, with lots of events!
University of Iowa's Swing Dance Club -- dances and workshops!
Out of our immediate area, but within range for workshops and special events:
The Minnesota Colleges Swing Festival
The Carleton College Swing Dance Rugcutters
Information about Swing and Lindy Hop in the Twin Cities area
Historical and background information,and items for sale:
Great information about the history of Lindy Hop, including brief biographies
of individual dancers and brief film clips!
Swing Dance and Lindy Hop Videos, Shoes, etc.
Lindy Hop and Swing Dance Week in Review