A ballroom dance event will be held Jan. 19 at the Orthodox Hall, 1025 N. Belle Vista Ave., Youngstown. This dance will feature waltz lessons sponsored by Bob McPhail.
The evening will feature:
n 5 p.m. -- Basics for beginners
n 5:30 p.m. -- Waltz lesson sponsored by Bob McPhail
n 6:15 to 9 p.m. -- Open dancing to Ballroom, Latin, Swing and Hustle
The cost is $5 for USA Dance members, $10 for nonmembers, and $2.50 for students.
For additional information, visit the website at www.usadance2015.com.
USA Dance is a volunteer, nonprofit, charitable, educational organization dedicated to the promotion of ballroom dancing and its healthful benefits for social dancers, competitors, and the public.
The local chapter sponsors the "March Ballroom Madness" free dance lesson program for all area high school students, "Free Mad Hot Monday Dance" at Kuzman's Lounge, which is open to the public, "Men's Night" benefit for prostate cancer, the "Dance to Remember" to benefit the local Alzheimer's Association and provide financial support to the Youngstown State University Ballroom Dance Association.
Members also volunteer and entertain, promoting dancing at local schools, clubs and nursing homes.