- Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board (HPEDSB) - http://www.hpedsb.on.ca -

28th Celebration of Dance: Wednesday, May 2, 2018

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It’s all about having fun. The 28th Celebration of Dance is set for Wednesday, May 2, 2018.

April 9, 2018—Excitement is building among students about the upcoming Celebration of Dance.

DATE: Wednesday, May 2, 2018 (rain date is the next day)
TIME: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Zwick’s Park, Lion’s Pavillion

It’s all about being active and having fun. If you have never seen it, picture a sea of over 3,000 students from HPEDSB schools dancing in unison, dressed in their school colours and having fun!

Twelve dances are in the line-up, eight favourites from last year and four new ones:

Students and teachers have been practising for weeks. They learn the dances by watching videos [1].

Volunteers from the Education Centre are helping with pedestrian traffic, security, being stage hosts and generally getting people and participants to where they need to be.

Participating schools include the following:

The first Celebration of Dance took place in spring 1991 and has been an annual event since then. It is a fun and safe way to engage students in daily physical activity while supporting the physical education, and drama and dance curriculum.

Follow @Dance_HPE and tag #celebratedance and #hpecod

For more information, contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, [email protected]