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Weekly Notes: Oct. 6, 2019

The PNA Centennial Dancers will hold  regular dance and language classes this Wednesday, Oct. 9 at Frost Middle School (14041 Stark, Livonia, MI 48154) right off of Schoolcraft Road. Class times and rooms will be as follows:

  • Language Class: 6:30-7:15 p.m. with Pani Ania in Room 304
  • Dance Group 1: 6:30-7:15 p.m. with Pani Natalia & Pani Paulina in the Aux Gym
  • Dance Group 2: 7:15-8 p.m. with Pani Natalia in the Aux Gym
  • Dance Group 3: 7:15-8 p.m. with Pani Paulina in the Cafeteria
  • Dance Group 4: 8-8:45/9 p.m. with Pani Natalia and Pani Paulina in the Aux Gym
  • Parent Meeting: 7 -8 p.m. in the community room across from the Aux Gym

Please remember to keep your children near when they are not in class, as they are not permitted to walk around the building without an adult.  

Also, October is Polish Heritage Month! See the attached flyer for extra fun activities throughout the month. This week all students are encouraged to bring a Polish item to share for show and tell. 🙂

Uniform

All dancers are asked to wear our practice uniform:

  • Girls – Black practice skirt, red Centennial (or Polish shirt), tights  and/or leg warmers, ballet slippers or jazz shoes and hair pulled back in a ponytail, bun or braid. No jewelry please!
  • Boys – Black sweat pants or shorts, red Centennial (or Polish shirt), ballet slippers or jazz shoes

Ballet shoes/jazz slippers and dance skirts may be purchased at stores like Payless Shoes, Target, Online or at dance stores like Bee’s Costume Shop. 

Calendar for the Year!

For your convenience, our dance calendar is housed in a Google Calendar. You may view our calendar on our website or via this link (check out these tutorials on how to add a Google Calendar to your Apple device or Android.

Important Dates At-A-Glance (notice location changes in red):

  • Parent Meeting – Wednesday, Oct. 9 
  • Practice held at Livonia Senior Center – Wednesday, Oct. 23
  • Presentation Ball Committee Meeting (G4 families) – Wednesday, Oct. 23
  • Wear Halloween Costume to Practice!
    • Practice held at Holmes Middle School – Wednesday, Oct. 30
  • 50 % of Tuition Due – Sunday, Dec. 1
  • Christmas Party – Wednesday, Dec. 18
  • Recital Tickets Go On Sale Online  – January 1
  • Presentation Ball – Saturday, Jan. 25
  • All Tuition Due – Saturday, Feb. 15
  • Troy Polish Dance Festival – Saturday, Feb. 29
  • Walk-on at Cherry Hill Village Theater – Friday, March 27
  • Dress Rehearsal at Cherry Hill Village Theater – Wednesday, April 15
  • 40th Anniversary Recital – Saturday, April 18

Weekly Notes: Sept. 30, 2019

The PNA Centennial Dancers will hold  regular dance and language classes this Wednesday, Oct. 2 at Frost Middle School (14041 Stark, Livonia, MI 48154) right off of Schoolcraft Road. Class times and rooms will be as follows:

  • Language Class: 6:30-7:15 p.m. with Pani Ania in Room 304
  • Dance Group 1: 6:30-7:15 p.m. with Pani Natalia & Pani Paulina in the Aux Gym
  • Dance Group 2: 7:15-8 p.m. with Pani Natalia in the Aux Gym
  • Dance Group 3: 7:15-8 p.m. with Pani Paulina in the Cafeteria
  • Dance Group 4: 8-8:45/9 p.m. with Pani Natalia and Pani Paulina in the Aux Gym

Parents are asked to gather in the front lobby of the school to wait for their students. Please remember to keep your children near when they are not in class, as they are not permitted to walk around the building without an adult.  

Uniform

All dancers are asked to wear our practice uniform to the first class:

  • Girls – Black practice skirt, red Centennial (or Polish shirt), tights  and/or leg warmers, ballet slippers or jazz shoes and hair pulled back in a ponytail, bun or braid. No jewelry please!
  • Boys – Black sweat pants or shorts, red Centennial (or Polish shirt), ballet slippers or jazz shoes

Ballet shoes/jazz slippers and dance skirts may be purchased at stores like Payless Shoes, Target, Online or at dance stores like Bee’s Costume Shop. 

Calendar for the Year!

For your convenience, our dance calendar is housed in a Google Calendar. You may view our calendar on our website or via this link (check out these tutorials on how to add a Google Calendar to your Apple device or Android.

Important Dates At-A-Glance (notice location changes in red):

  • Registration Deadline – Wednesday, Oct. 2
  • PNA Lodge 53 Hayride – Saturday, Oct. 5
  • Parent Meeting – Wednesday, Oct. 9 
  • Practice held at Livonia Senior Center – Wednesday, Oct. 23
  • Presentation Ball Committee Meeting – Wednesday, Oct. 23
  • Wear Halloween Costume to Practice!
    • Practice held at Holmes Middle School – Wednesday, Oct. 30
  • 50 % of Tuition Due – Sunday, Dec. 1
  • Christmas Party – Wednesday, Dec. 18
  • Recital Tickets Go On Sale Online  – January 1
  • Presentation Ball – Saturday, Jan. 25
  • All Tuition Due – Saturday, Feb. 15
  • Troy Polish Dance Festival – Saturday, Feb. 29
  • Walk-on at Cherry Hill Village Theater – Friday, March 27
  • Dress Rehearsal at Cherry Hill Village Theater – Wednesday, April 15
  • 40th Anniversary Recital – Saturday, April 18