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We expect students to have consulted with their doctor before starting any new exercise program.

Ballroom Dance and West Coast Swing Dance

Ballroom Dance & West Coast Swing Beginner / Brush Up
A fun, no stress way to learn ballroom dancing and Salsa. Students will learn 3 or 4 basic steps for Swing, Foxtrot, Waltz, Cha Cha, Rumba. West Coast Swing is a contemporary-style of Swing, very different from traditional “swing.” It is by far, the fastest growing social dance for its versatility, and the variety of music you can dance to. No partner required. Prior students welcome back. Two left feet welcome. Wear leather or suede soled party shoes. Instructor Natalie Mazzola is a former amateur 10 dance champion, and a teacher for over 20 years at the Vitti’s School of Dance in Danbury, CT. She loves to have fun, and her no stress attitude toward dance is clear as her students always leave with a smile!

Sessions $ 62 (Ridgefield Sr./Disab. $ 47)
Wed., 5/8, 15, 22, 29 & 6/5 from 8 to 9 p.m.; East Ridge Middle School

Line Dance

Line Dance for Fun and Exercise: Beginners
The ideal workout. Burn fat and calories while you’re having fun. Do you know your right from your left, can you count to 8? - Then you can line dance! We’ll start with the basics and build from there. If you’ve been to this course before, come on back, we have new dances lined up for this course. Please bring a water bottle and wear leather or suede soled shoes to class. The instructors, Steve Parker and Ellen Russow have been Line dancing for over 20 years and teaching for nearly 10 years.

6 Sessions $ 73 (Ridgefield Sr./Disab. $ 55)
Wed., 5/1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & 6/5 from 7 to 8 p.m.; Farmingville School


Zumba® with Motoko Kuroda
Have fun, burn calories, and tone your muscles. Get cardio exercise, muscle training, and total body conditioning, while having fun dancing. No dance or Zumba experience is needed. Easy to follow choreography and great music make you forget you are exercising. We dance to Latin rhythms like Salsa, Merengue, and Chacha, as well as oldies from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s, and current hit songs. Zumba® Toning exercise with Toning Sticks (provided) is incorporated into the session to boost muscle sculpting. Barre moves (using chairs) are also added for extra fun during Wednesday’s class. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes with good support. Bring a water bottle and towel. You’ll feel you’ve never sweated so much. Instructor Motoko Kuroda is a certified Zumba®, Zumba Gold®, and Zumba Toning® instructor with an M.A. in Fitness Management who has been teaching Zumba®, Zumba Toning®, and other cardio and toning courses for many years.


5 Sessions $ 62 (Ridgefield Sr./Disab. $ 47)
Mon., 6/3, 10, 17, 24 & 7/1 from 6 to 7 p.m.; East Ridge Middle School
(6/3, 10 & 17) and Ballard Community Room (6/24; 7/1 & 8)

4 Sessions $ 48 (Ridgefield Sr./Disab. $ 36)
Mon., 7/8, 15, 22 & 29 from 6 to 7 p.m.;
Ballard Community Room


5 Sessions $ 62 (Ridgefield Sr./Disab. $ 47)
Wed., 5/29; 6/5, 12, 19 & 26 from 6 to 7 p.m.; Veterans Park School (5/29; 6/5 & 12) and Annex (6/19 & 26)



A fusion of Barre work and classical Pilates. Lengthen, tone and condition your core using light weights, bands and balls. All fitness levels welcome. 2 pound weights will be used. Feel free to BYOW (Bring Your Own Weights). Please bring water and a mat. Instructor Patricia Anikewich holds many group exercise certifications and teaches at many Westchester and Connecticut fitness centers. Make up, if needed, is added to the end.

8 Sessions $ 88 (Ridgefield Sr./Disab. $ 70)
Mon., 4/8, 22, 29; 5/6, 13, 20; 6/3 & 10 from 6:30 to 7:20 p.m.; East Ridge Middle School
NOTE: start date has been moved to 4/8 to accommodate snow make up in prior session.

Medical Questions:

We expect students to have consulted with their doctor before starting any new exercise program.