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Join Cape Cod's Latin Dance renaissance! The health benefits of physical activity and socialization are undeniable. From birth, and as we age, studies have shown significant outcomes for those who enjoy strong social connections and remain physically active. Social dancing is a way to do both! If you appreciate Latin music, want to be more physically active, socially connected, and have fun while doing so, you will enjoy dancing to lively salsa music and reap the benefits. With the help of volunteer instructors and other participants, you will be invigorated, meet new people, and join a growing community of salsa dancers at all levels (beginners to pro) right here on the Cape. Learn a few steps and dance the night away! The Social Salsa Dance Wellness Club is a free community-based wellness promotion program provided by the New England Wellness Foundation, a Hyannis based 501(c)(3) non profit organization, dedicated to promoting health and wellness across the lifespan.

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FORRO Dance- an unconventional brazilian "ballroom style" for all

Forro is a casual Brazilian dance. Some Forro steps can be seen in Cumbia and others in Ballroom Samba. Forro is an authentic Brazilian dance where relaxing, feeling and interpreting the music is more important than posture and technique. Forro, the dance, evolved in north-eastern Brazil as a dance companion to Forro music. Some say the word Forró came from the English expression 'for all', since this an easy dance for that everybody can learn, - a dance for all. Others say the word derives from forrobodó, a happy Brazilian party. So, come dace "for all" or "forrobodo" with us!

FORRO Dance- an unconventional brazilian "ballroom style" for all

Forro is a casual Brazilian dance. Some Forro steps can be seen in Cumbia and others in Ballroom Samba. Forro is an authentic Brazilian dance where relaxing, feeling and interpreting the music is more important than posture and technique. Forro, the dance, evolved in north-eastern Brazil as a dance companion to Forro music. Some say the word Forró came from the English expression 'for all', since this an easy dance for that everybody can learn, - a dance for all. Others say the word derives from forrobodó, a happy Brazilian party. So, come dace "for all" or "forrobodo" with us!

FORRO Dance- an unconventional brazilian "ballroom style" for all

Forro is a casual Brazilian dance. Some Forro steps can be seen in Cumbia and others in Ballroom Samba. Forro is an authentic Brazilian dance where relaxing, feeling and interpreting the music is more important than posture and technique. Forro, the dance, evolved in north-eastern Brazil as a dance companion to Forro music. Some say the word Forró came from the English expression 'for all', since this an easy dance for that everybody can learn, - a dance for all. Others say the word derives from forrobodó, a happy Brazilian party. So, come dace "for all" or "forrobodo" with us!

FORRO Dance- an unconventional brazilian "ballroom style" for all

Forro is a casual Brazilian dance. Some Forro steps can be seen in Cumbia and others in Ballroom Samba. Forro is an authentic Brazilian dance where relaxing, feeling and interpreting the music is more important than posture and technique. Forro, the dance, evolved in north-eastern Brazil as a dance companion to Forro music. Some say the word Forró came from the English expression 'for all', since this an easy dance for that everybody can learn, - a dance for all. Others say the word derives from forrobodó, a happy Brazilian party. So, come dace "for all" or "forrobodo" with us!

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