_ *** Welcome to the Birmingham Swing Dancers Web Site ***
Next Swing Dance - Friday, October 24 with music by The Emily Joseph Band from Huntsville, Alabama. For more details click on the "Social Dance Calendar" tab of this web site.
The Birmingham Swing Dancers (BSD) is a Birmingham, Alabama based group involved in swing dance and music. The BSD emerged in January 2007 as a complete membership/dues paying organization led by a Leadership Council. This council is made up of dance addicted volunteers who have dedicated themselves to the promotion of swing dance and, on a broader perspective, social dance in the Birmingham Community.
WHAT: BSD hosts monthly dances (Music by Bands)
WHEN: Fourth Friday of each month
WHERE: Kelly Ingram VFW Post 668 unless otherwise noted
TIME: 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
COST: Members $11 Members/$13 NonMembers/$5 Students and VFW Members
BAND DANCES: The Band Dances feature music by local and nearby musicians with their favorite mix of swing and other dance music. To see a list of bands scheduled for this year click on the Events tab of this web site.
E-NEWSLETTER: BSD publishes a weekly E-Newsletter with information related to BSD dances and lessons and links to their web site for information about other dances and lessons. To receive the weekly
E-Newsletter at no cost, email firstname.lastname@example.org and request your email address be added to the distribution list.
DANCE INSTRUCTORS: BSD dance instructor, Del Bradford, teaches swing and ballroom lessons on Thursday nights at Vestavia Hills Civic Center Complex, Dogwood Room, Vestavia. For a schedule click on the BSD Lessons tab of this web site.
MEMBERSHIP DUES: Membership is $20 per year per person and allows BSD to hire quality bands, purchase equipment, rent venues, etc. Our members allow us to continue promoting dance in Birmingham. If you would like to become a become a member, contact Gay Blalock at email@example.com.
Meet the Birmingham Swing Dancers' Council
(the group of dance addicted volunteers)
Left to right --
Shirley Widener - Secretary/Treasurer - firstname.lastname@example.org - 205-903-0278
Dan Cobb - Advertising/Instructor/DJ - email@example.com - 205-617-5199
Pat Abbott-Cobb - President/Instructor - firstname.lastname@example.org - 205-427-3737
Gay Blalock - Membership Chairman - email@example.com - 205-706-8969