What we're about

This is a group for those who Hand Dance or are interested in learning the art form of Hand Dancing. In addition, the “7” Step Hand Dance Academy teaches Line Dance, Cha Cha, and Bop.

Hand Dance classes are taught in Maryland and Virginia. We also serve our community in many ways by sponsoring charity events such as “Feed the Homeless” and by participating in other community events such as “The NBC Health & Fitness Expo”. The “7” Step Hand Dance Academy offers a family-like atmosphere focused on health and wellness. We hope you will consider joining our family!

Upcoming events (4+)

Hand Dance Class - Gum Springs, VA

Needs a location

$10.00

The "7" Step Hand Dance Academy is dedicated to teaching, preserving, and promoting the African American art form of D.C. Hand Dancing. If you have ever wanted to learn how to hand dance, this class is for YOU!

We provide all levels of instruction:

Beginners – 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Intermediates – 2:15 to 3:15 p.m.

This pay-as-you-go session is $10 per class. No pre-registration is required. Payment is made to the instructor each week when you come to class. Several payment options are available.

For more information, contact:
Ray Morton (240)[masked]
Mia Jones (804)[masked]

Follow our hand dance organization on social media @7stephhanddance or visit our website at www.7stephanddanceacademy.com.

Manassas Park (VA) Hand Dance Class (Summer 22 Session)

Needs a location

$100.00

The "7" Step Hand Dance Academy is dedicated to teaching, preserving, and promoting the African-American art form of D.C. Hand Dancing. If you have ever wanted to learn how to hand dance, this class is for YOU!

We provide all levels of instruction on Sundays:
Beginners – 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Intermediate I & II - 4:30 to 5:30

This is a 10-week session beginning on Sunday, July 24, 2022, ending on Sunday, October 2, 2022. The cost is $100* ($10 per class). No pre-registration is required. You may register for the 10-week session in class.

For more information, contact:

Ray Morton (240)[masked], or
Mia Jones (804)[masked]

Follow our hand dance organization on social media and on our website @7stephhanddance and www.7stephanddanceacademy.com.

Beginner Hand Dance Class (LaPlata, MD)

Needs a location

$120.00

Learn hand-dancing by using the 7-step approach. This beginner class will show you the basic steps, proper technique for spinning/turning, hand dance etiquette, and correct footwork. Male students will learn the proper techniques to correctly lead his partner.

This is a beginner class, and you will be limited to learning basic skills. Please wear something comfortable and easy to move around in. Shoes should be suede, leather bottoms, or dress shoes.

Classes will be held on Wednesdays at the College of Southern Maryland in LaPlata beginning Thursday, September 15th from 6-7pm.

*Please register on the College of Southern Maryland's website. The beginners course name and title is PEP[masked] [masked]) Hand Dancing. The cost is $120 for the 10- week session.

For more information about the class, please contact Ray Morton at (240)[masked].

*Follow the 7 Step Hand Dance Academy on social media @7stephhanddance and www.7stephanddanceacademy.com

Alzheimer's Association Walk

Needs a location

Hello 7 Step Family:

Alzheimer's isn't waiting, and neither are we. The 7 Step Hand Dance Academy is participating in the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's to raise awareness and funds to support Alzheimer's care, support and research.

This year, the walk will be held on October 8th at the National Mall in Washington, DC.

Will you join our team and walk with us? We can walk (safely) together at the National Mall or you can walk in your own neighborhood. Registration is easy; visit our Walk to End Alzheimer's page and click the button to join the team. If you’re unable to participate, please consider making a donation to our fundraising campaign. Every dollar advances the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association®.

The organization's page: http://act.alz.org/goto/the7stephanddanceacademyinc

## Event Information

Schedule of Events:

Registration at 8:00am | Ceremony at 9:30am | Walk at 10am

Additional details will be provided to those that sign up to walk at the event

Location:

National Mall | 12th and Madison St Washington, DC 20004

Our health and safety are our top priorities. The event planners will continue to closely monitor CDC, state and local guidelines to ensure Walk events adhere to the latest recommendations.

Thank you!

The 7 Step Hand Dance Academy, Inc

Past events (576)

Beginner Hand Dance Class (LaPlata, MD)

Needs a location

$120.00

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