The dance last Friday was terrific, with 92 in attendance, and Herb did a great job as our DJ!
This week, the dance is on Saturday, August 15. It?s the 40th Anniversary of Woodstock, so get out your hippie and flower child clothes--bell-bottomed jeans, tie-dyed shirts, fringed buck-skin vests, ponchos, caftans, peasant blouses, gypsy-style skirts, scarves and bangles, love beads, peace signs, medallion necklaces, headbands, sandals and moccasins--for our 60's-themed dance!There are no dance lessons in the summer, and the dancing starts at 8:30 pm.Robert Whiddonwill be our DJ, providing a mix of music from 8:30 - 11:00 pm. See 8/15 Dance and Woodstock Party Meetup page for more information. Directions to Northbrook Country Club: From Glenwood Avenue, turn onto Lead Mine Road (across from Crabtree Valley Mall and Blue Ridge Road), then make an immediate right at the first traffic light onto North Hills Drive. Go about a mile, and just past the first traffic light (still on North Hills Drive), look to your left and you will see two white brick pillars and a sign at the entrance to Northbrook Country Club, 4905 North Hills Drive, Raleigh.
Everyone is invited to go out to eat after the dance. Please let our VP, Tom Palieri, know at the dance if you want to join the group.
We?re having aPICNIC on the day before Labor Day, Sun., Sept. 6th, starting at 3pmat Sonny?s house in Raleigh. Bring a chair, your meat to grill, and a small side dish or dessert to share. We plan to eat about 5:00 PM, but come early! Sonny has a nice, shady backyard for visiting with new and old friends, grilling out, and maybe a little dancing! Please RSVP and mention what dish you're bringing on the 9/06 Picnic Meetup page. Directions are there, too.
Check our calendar as details are added for these upcoming events: (Note: There are no dance lessons in June, July or August. The dances are still 8:30-11:00pm.) Sat., Aug. 15th ? Dance ? DJ, Robert Whiddon -40th Anniversary of Woodstock? Wear your hippie/flower child costume! Fri., Aug. 21st ? Dance ? DJ, Robert Whiddon Sat., Aug. 29th ? Dance ? DJ, Jimmy Pearce
(Note: Dance lessons resume in September.) Fri., Sept. 4th ? Dance - DJ, Herb Estes - Shag Dance Lesson at 8:00pm Sun., Sept. 6th ? 3pm ? Picnic on the day before Labor Day at Sonny?s house in Raleigh Thur.-Sun., Sept. 10-13 - Fall Beach Trip to Myrtle Beach Fri., Sept. 11th - Dance - DJ, Tom Palieri - Two-Step Lesson at 8:00pm Sat., Sept. 19th ? Dance - DJ, J.R. Holloway - Line Dance Lesson at 8:00pm Fri., Sept. 25th ? Dance - DJ, Robert Whiddon - Waltz Lesson at 8:00pm
Weekly Dance Parties, Beach Trips, Dining-Out Evenings, and Special Holiday Parties…The Triangle Singles Club has it all! For over 39 years the Triangle Singles Club has been providing fun social activities for singles over 40 in the area. Currently the club has about 200 dues-paying members. This Meetup group exists to help connect even more singles through the club.
Some of the exciting events planned for 2015, in addition to the weekly Dance Parties and three monthly Dining-Out Evenings, include a Valentine’s Dance, Spring and Fall Myrtle Beach Trips, a Halloween Dance & Costume Party, and semi-formal dances in the spring, fall and on New Year’s Eve.
We welcome newcomers to our activities, so come join in the fun and make new friends! Please note that joining this Meetup group is free but to qualify for the "Member's discount admission" at certain events vs. the "Guest admission fee," you have to purchase an optional $25 annual membership from the Triangle Singles Club at one of the dances or by mail (see the membership application on our "Files" page).