“ Would be nice to see more people attend. ”
— Tarik Sultan on Jun 22, 2013.
“ Just checking in! You're doing a great job with your meetup group. I appreciate the emails of upcoming events in New Jersey. Thanks for all your hard work! Hugs and shimmies. Sakara Amyra ”
— Sakara Amyra on Jan 4, 2012.
“ Great Group. Glad to be a member ”
— Crystal on Aug 15, 2011.
“ What makes this dance so special is the community we share with each other! ”
— Gia al Qamar on Dec 11, 2010.
“ great group of ladies ”
— Maria S. on Aug 8, 2010.
“ The class is a great way to shimmy off stress!! Birnur is a patient instructor and graciously identifies what a student is missing and demonstrates alternate ways to learn the move. I would recommend this class to anyone who is interested even if you are hesitant to try. The women in the class are a great group of women and fun to be around. ”
— Antonia on Jun 8, 2010.
“ This is a way to have information about what is happening in the dance world in our area ”
— majda on Apr 19, 2010.
“ Great way to let loose, be comfortable in your skin, and meet new people while learning new dance moves from another culture. ”
— Marisol on Dec 24, 2009.
“ Great place to meet friends who love Arabic music and love to dance. Nice people, great lessons and excellent teachers! I love this group! Also love the variety of events that are posted such as Arabic haflas, belly dance boat rides, tour of little India in Jersey and much more! Try it you'll love it too! :)) ”
— Cindy on Oct 4, 2009.
“ Great place to meet people with the same interests. ”
— Olaya Belly Dancer on Sep 27, 2009.
“ Great group focused on Middle Eastern Dance.I support Birnur, our Organizer and the Jersey City ~ Hoboken Bellydance Meetup! "Shimmy On the Hudson" Cruise was a fun party and just one of many reasons to join this group. We have monthly gathering @ Journal Square Cafe, co-hosted events with the NYC Arabic Club, Haflas, Workshops, Classes for Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced. North Jersey and New Jersey events for all interested in Belly Dance, Bellydance, Middle Eastern Dance, Raqs Sharqui, & other styles should join this group! ”
— Dale Hardman on Sep 26, 2009.
“ to have the time of their life, dance loosen up and also enjoy the exquisite performances ”
— Esmat on Sep 25, 2009.
“ Great way of getting informed about workshops and meet people ”
— Janine Engledoe on Aug 22, 2009.
“ All the belly dance students are a great bunch -- very fun-loving, warm people! ”
— Wasfiyah on Aug 21, 2009.
“ Birnur is a wonderful teacher!!! Her expertise and wonderful bellydancing skills are not intimidating and you will feel completely comfortable. ”
— Tanisha Wright on Jul 21, 2009.
“ We were complete strangers to this group and they welcomed us and made us feel at home from the first moment. ”
— Tanja Howard on Jul 8, 2009.
“ As for me, much better than gym, plus you learn how to move etc. Every woman must know! On top of it everybody very nice! ”
— olga on Jun 8, 2009.
“ Multi talented group of intresting individuals from diverse back ground. ”
— parantap on May 30, 2009.
“ A really fun time with great energy. ”
— jennifer on Mar 9, 2009.
“ I really enjoyed BellyJam--and I'm not even a belly dancer--yet! ”
— Cielito on Jan 19, 2009.
“ Its fun,energetic,spiritual and a fun way to lose weight ”
— Cascading River on Nov 3, 2008.
“ great location and instructor, all ages are welcomed, good exercise, ”
— Von on Sep 6, 2008.
“ The organizers are very organized :-) and always keep you posted on bellydance happenings. This is a friendly group and you are sure to make some new wonderful friends. ”
— Jennifer on Jul 26, 2008.
“ It was a pleasure to meet Malika Basmah and some of the other beautiful dancers from the Jersey City - Hoboken Bellydance Meetup. I hope that we can continue to collaborate on joint events. Michael Kim 'Jamal' Riegelman, Director, NYC Arabic Language & Culture Club. [masked] ”
— Michael Kim Jamal Riegelman on Jun 8, 2008.
“ awesome class ”
— carine on May 19, 2008.
“ Great class! Looking forward to the next one :) ”
— Priya N on Sep 20, 2007.
“ Although just a few members went last night, I did get a good feel for this meetup group. I love the fact that we have a good combination of people. Professional Dancers, Teachers, Beginner and intermidiate students. It was fun getting to you everyone. You'll definalty see me more often. ”
— Jamilah on Aug 2, 2007.
“ This is a great page to know about all the events that are being held. ”
— Limary on Jul 26, 2007.
“ Great group! I'm enjoying each event and the company of the members I've met to date. ”
— Annette Irving on Mar 11, 2007.
“ The show was good but too long. ”
— Naja on Feb 17, 2008.