Last updated: Thursday January 10, 2019


Our teachers offer a variety of classes in Vancouver, WA. See the descriptions below to find the one that meets your need.

No partner is necessary. Soft-soled shoes and comfortable clothes are recommended.

All classes run September through June. Class times, start dates, and other information are below.

Classes are $7.00 at the door. ($5.00 for RSCDS members)

Come join us!

Location Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Columbia Dance Center
Reminder, the door is kept locked. Someone will let you in between 7:15 and 7:25 pm



1st & 3rd Tue
7:30-9:00 p.m.

Low Impact
2nd & 4th Tue
7:30-9:00 p.m.

Mixer Dance
5th Tue
7:30-9:00 p.m.




Hazel Dell Grange






Friday Fun
1st, 4th Fri
7:00-8:30 p.m.

St. Luke's Episcopal Church
Driveway access from E. 27th St.






Friday Fun
2nd,3rd,5th Fri
7:00-8:30 pm

Columbia Dance Center, 1700 Broadway, Vancouver, WA, 98663

Challenge Class, 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 7:30-9:00 p.m., starts 9/4
Contact Liza Halpenny, 360-798-3388,
For dancers who know all the basics and are looking for a challenge: improved technique, harder dances, faster learning.

Low Impact and Adaptive, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7:30-9:00 p.m., starts 9/11
Contact Instructors Marge van Nus and Lisa Scott, 360-601-3399,
hands-on sessions of learning how to help partners, or other dancers in the same set, who may have physical challenges; for all dancers who have completed a basic dance session.

5th Tuesday Mixer, 5th Tuesdays, 7:30-9:00 p.m., starts 10/30
Contact Rebecca Mintz, 360-921-6396,
introductory evening featuring easy dances and instruction.

Hazel Dell Grange, 7509 NE Hazel Dell Ave, Vancouver, WA

Fab Friday Fun Class, 1st, 4th Fridays 7:00-8:30 p.m., starts 9/28 (come in to change shoes at 6:45; stay to help clean up until 8:45)
Contact LindaMae Dennis, 360-609-0623,
Social dancing for everyone. No experience necessary.

St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 426 E. Fourth Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA

Fab Friday Fun Class, 2nd,3rd,5th Fridays 7:00-8:30 pm, starts 9/21 (come in to change shoes at 6:45; stay to help clean up until 8:45)
Contact LindaMae Dennis,
Social dancing for everyone. No experience necessary.

Other Area Classes

Mondays 7:30pm in Portland:
Wednesdays 7:30pm in Vancouver: Geri Stuart 360-834-3757

For more information or directions, please call:


Marge McLeod van Nus, teacher, at 360-892-4366 or email:

Liza Halpenny, teacher, at 360-887-1888 or email:

LindaMae Dennis, teacher, at 360-609-0623 or email:

Lisa Scott, teacher or email:

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