9 Dance Groups (NC PA)

ABOUT this page:

  • Part I lists a few of the regularly-occurring social dances in the Williamsport area.
  • Part II lists some additional dance contacts (dance groups and instructors)  in and near the North-Central Pennsylvania region.

Part I. Regular Social Dances: (Near Williamsport)

  • 1st Thursday, Haywoods On The Green, Mill Hall
  • 1st Saturday, First United Methodist Church, Muncy
  • 2nd Thursday, Sons of Italy, Williamsport
  • 4th Thursday, Country Store Cafe, Muncy
  • Last Saturday (4th or 5th) Pine Street United Methodist Church, Williamsport.
    See the “MahoneyNet” Yahoo group email announcements for dates, details, plus many additional dances.

PaDanceNet.com  has links to other areas.

Part II. Dance Contacts:  (for N. Central Pa)

ORDER of groups listed: This list is ordered (loosely) from West to East, then south to Freeburg.  Note that groups further east are listed on ScrantonDance.com .

  1. Altoona: Dancenergy Dance Studio, operated by Barry & Melissa Bollinger,   facebook.com/pages/Dancenergy/932475483506173
  2. Altoona: Vertical Expressions In Dance/Dancing Dj’s, operated by Gene Kleiser & Debbie White. DancingDjsPa.com and facebook.com/dancingdjspa
  3. State College: Central Pennsylvania Ballroom Dancers Association – cpbdadance.weebly.com
  4. State College: Penn State Ballroom Dance Club, sites.psu.edu/ballroomdance and facebook.com/psubdc
  5. Pleasant Gap (east of State College): Dance Harmony, operated by Kevin Fee,  DanceHarmony.com
  6. Williamsport: Gary & Bonnie Glidewell dance instruction, GaryAndBonnie.com  .  Operates in conjunction with Saint John’s School of the Arts.
  7. Williamsport: Tom and Valerie Inman dance instruction, InmanGroup.com
  8. Williamsport: Tony’s Ballroom Dance Classes, operated by Tony Tomke, facebook.com/Tonys-Ballroom-Dance-Classes-459779360800839/
  9. Williamsport: Double S Corral LINE and Couples Pattern Dancing, operated by Rusty & Sharon Sechler, facebook.com/hepburnfirehall.linedancing (note you cannot see the current schedule, unless you are “friends” with this page)
  10. Montoursville (just east of Williamsport) -River Valley Dance, Choreographed Ballroom Dance Studio, operated by Frank & Sandy Hartzel, RiverValleyDance.com
  11. Danville -Kevin Auker & Cherylann Romano, no web page, previous flyer is on Kevin’s Facebook page at facebook.com/kevin.aucker.5
  12. Freeburg (5 miles west of Selinsgrove): Pleasant Valley Dancers, operated by Jack & Natasha Holt, facstaff.susqu.edu/h/holt/dance

ARCHIVE:  The older ‘Track2 DanceNet’ list of ballroom groups at track2.com/dance/ballroom.north.shtml has more details and photos, but much of the information is outdated.

  • The SinglesDances.net website lists singles groups.
  • Note that almost all the groups in the NC PA region have ceased operation.

ARCHIVE:  The older ‘Track2 DanceNet Singles’ page at track2.com/dance/singles.contacts.shtml shows earlier singles info.

(This "Dance Groups"page was last modified 7/16/2018)