Summer Dance Camp

June 7 – June 30
The Decatur Park District’s Summer Dance program offers a variety of classes for ages pre-school through adult. The 4 week session is a great way to sample classes and to keep working on your technique! To register call 217-619-8044.

Fee:
$35 ($30 with resident discount)

ClassAgesDayTime
Intro to Dance3 - 5Monday4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Ballet9 - 12Monday5:15 - 6:00 p.m.
Jazz/Tap Combo9 - 12Monday6:15 - 7:15 p.m.
Move It!16+Monday4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Adult Mixtape16+Monday5:45 - 6:45 p.m.
Adult Tap16+Tuesday4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Ballet/Tap6 - 9Tuesday4:45 - 6:30 p.m.
Jazz6 - 9Tuesday6:45 - 7:30 p.m.
Poms6 - 9Tuesday4:30 - 5:15 p.m.
Poms9 - 12Tuesday5:30 - 6:15 p.m.
Hip Hop5 - 9 Wednesday4:30 - 5:15 p.m.
Hip Hop9 - 14Wednesday5:30 - 6:15 p.m.
Dance with Me1.5 - 3Wednesday5:00 - 5:45 p.m.
Lyrical10+Wednesday6:00 - 6:45 p.m.

Classes must have minimum of 5 students enrolled to be offered. Max 10 participants per class.
Studio cleaning will take place after each class.

Class Descriptions
Dance With Me (1.5-3) allows toddlers and caregivers to interact using music, movement, songs, and creativity.
Intro to Dance (3-5) utilizes creative and age appropriate activities to develop coordination, body awareness, and
dance discipline.
Hip Hop (5-9) helps build confidence, cardiovascular strength, and conditioning. No experience required.
Hip Hop (9-14) introduces the newest hip hop dances, builds confidence, strength, and conditioning. No experience
required.
Ballet/Tap Combo (6-9) students ages 6-9 will learn the disciplines of ballet and tap.
Jazz (6-9) students ages 6-9 will learn jazz technique and fun routines in this high energy class.
Ballet (9-12) provides classical training with concentration on technique and across the floor. No experience required.
Jazz/Tap Combo (9-12) students ages 9-12 will learn the disciplines of jazz and tap.
Poms (6-9) students ages 6-9 will learn fun routines utilizing poms and a lot of energy!
Poms (9-12) students ages 9-12 will learn fun routines utilizing porns and a lot of energy! Poms will help build
cardiovascular strength and conditioning.
Lyrical {10+) is a fusion of ballet, jazz, and modern dance styles. Classes focus on conveying musicality and emotion
through movement.
Move It! (16+) in this high energy dancercise class, participants will build cardiovascular and full body strength.
Adult Mixtape {16+) Are you an adult who used to dance? Have you never danced, but always wanted to? Or maybe
you are STILL dancing? Whichever category you fall into, this class is for you! Each week, a new style will be introduced.
The disciplines included will be ballet, jazz, hip hop, and contemporary.
Adult Tap {16+) Fun routines and technique are highlighted in this one-hour class. Tap shoes required.

Instructors
Alexis Riley: is the Cultural Arts Supervisor for the Decatur Park District, joining the staff in January 2019. Alexis has been dancing since she was 8 yrs. old, most recently at ISU where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation Management in 2017. Following graduation, she taught preschool – 8th grade dance at Holy Family Parish School in Peoria, Illinois. She joined the Park District dance faculty in January of 2018. “I absolutely love getting to know my students and share my passion for the art of dance with them. I am very excited to continue teaching in Decatur!”