Archive | September, 2016

Making Time for Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is a very special, once a year event.  You may recall that last year I did a blog explaining what exactly Oktoberfest is and why it is celebrated (10/4/15).  This year I thought you might like to see firsthand what goes on at an Oktoberfest event.  It so happens that our director of Fordney Foundation, Marilyn Fordney and […]

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Hula (but Didn’t Know Who to Ask)

One of our supporters is Thelma Beck of Oxnard and she belongs to a dance group that entertains at elder health facilities by doing the hula. She inspired us to create this blog about one of her passions. Thank you, Thelma. Here is a fun, quick guide on the Hula with little tidbits about Hula added in. It’s […]

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Here’s What Brent Is Saying and Doing about ‘The Ladies of Ballroom’

We just finished the first recording session for our compilation! We began with the tune “Mysterious Ways,” originally by U2. We turned this pop/rock tune into a sassy foxtrot! We are now in Post-Production, cleaning up the tracks, mixing and editing. We predict that the final master will be done in about 2 weeks! Also, […]

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Spotlight – October 2016

As summer fades into the background, it is time to focus on the fall line up of competitions that are coming up.  October offers some good ones!  The Fordney Foundation is involved in these competitions and there are plenty of good points to be racked up at these events.  Sign up in advance. Southwestern International Dancesport […]

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