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Dance into fitness this summer

Have fun while staying active this summer through a ballroom dance class, held from 6:30 until 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday evenings, May 24 through June 28, at Western Carolina University.

Students will learn several ballroom dance styles, including the waltz, tango, cha-cha, swing and fox-trot, as well as the basics of leading and following. Beginners are welcome, and attendees can come with or without a partner. Comfortable, soft-bottomed shoes are required.

Instructor Heidi Turlington holds degrees in dance education and physical education, and is herself a former competitive dancer and experienced instructor.

Cost of the class is $59. Registration will continue through the first week of classes.

828.227.7379 or visit

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