Parents - Thank you for sending us a wonderful group of dancers. Thank you to all Dancers and Parents for Proper Dance Attire and hair pulled back. We are looking forward to a great year!
Next PARENT viewing ~ October 1 -7
During the week of October 1-7 please join us for your child's class(es). We look forward to having an audience! Parent Viewing coming up: Feb 1-7 2019.
ALLERGIES ~ ANAPHYLACTIC
Thank you to everyone for taking care and making our studio NUT FREE. This includes all food that contains nuts too!
Wednesday, October 31 ~ The Dance Studio is closed.
Have a safe and happy Halloween!
MANAGING YOUR KCDS ACCOUNT ON-LINE
You can update your contact/account/payment information, check class times, on-line. Please go to our web site home page - click on the ‘Manage Your Account On-Line’ Log in with your e-mail address. Forgot your password – hit the ‘forgot your password’ button and away you go!
In the office this year is Miss. Mary Lou, aka: Mumsie, (Karen and Richelle's Mom), along with Miss Nicole, Miss Debbie, Miss Sue, Miss Terri. Normally there is some one in the office Monday through Friday from 3:30 – 7:00pm and Saturday from 9:00-3:00pm. There are other times that the office is occupied, but the times listed here are a pretty sure bet. To reach the studio office the phone number is 250-658-0445.
We are so thankful to our 2018/19 TeamSTEP ~ Student Teacher Education Program ~ Nicole B, Cassie D, Carmel H, Kiera L, Aslynn M, Sierra W, Abby S, Faith S, Elizabeth J, Sarah Mc
NEWSLETTER ON OUR WEB SITE
Our newsletters are posted on our web site on the 1st of each month. If you do not have Internet access please call the studio office and we will arrange a hard copy for you. Newsletters are very important to keep updated with studio information. Newsletters will also be posted on studio bulletin boards. Newsletters will not be sent to you – we ask that you go on line and read them.
We are thankful for all our Studio Families!
Withdrawal for KCDS COMPETITION TEAM DANCERS: September 30, 2018
Withdrawal for KCDS DANCERS: October 31, 2018
KCDS Competition Team Dancers: Written notice (e-mail is acceptable) is required for withdrawal from class (es) and will be accepted until, September 30, 2018. Please submit your written notice to us by the 30th of the month. This will result in you not being charged on the 1st of the next month. After September 30, 2018 it is expected that dancers will remain with the studio Competition Team for the dance year, Sept 2018 to May 2019. Performance Fee Costume deposit(s) $87.00 class charged on October 2, 2018 and RAD Exam deposit(s) $80.00/grade are charged on November 3, 2018 class ~ are due after September 30, 2018 and are non-refundable.
KCDS Dancers: Written notice (e-mail is acceptable) is required for withdrawal from class(es) and will be accepted until, Oct. 31, 2018. Please submit your written notice to us by the 30th of the month. This will result in you not being charged on the 1st of the next month. After October 31, 2018 it is expected that dancers will remain with the studio for the dance year, Sept 2018 to June 2019. Performance Fee Costume deposit(s) $87.00 class charged on November 2, 2018 and RAD Exam deposit(s) $80.00/grade are charged on November 3, 2018 class ~ are due after October 31, 2018 and are non-refundable.
2019 RECITAL AND DRESS REHEARSAL DATES :
Please mark these dates down and keep these dates open. All classes will perform in one rehearsal and one recital.
RECITALS: May 10, 11, (2 shows on the 11th.) DRESS REHEARSALS: April 30, May 1, 2 ~ Dress Rehearsals and Recitals take place at the University Farquhar Auditorium and UVIC. The Recital Breakdown of what class performs in which show will be available in early 2019.
If you have more than one child dancing or a child taking more than one class a week, please be aware that you could be involved in more than one show. This would mean purchasing tickets for all shows you plan on attending.
STUDIO CLOTHING including JACKETS
Studio Clothing including Studio jackets will be available to order on-line starting Oct 10. All Competition Team Members require a KCDS jacket. Please visit karenclarkdancestudio.com, log into your KCDS account and select “Search On-line Store.” Click in - Check out - October 10! Jacket, to try on for sizing, are available to try on in the studio office.
Sunday November 11, 2018
'Lest We Forget'
CLICKING ON A PHOTO WILL MAKE IT LARGER
COBS BREAD Dough-Raiser
Our neighbours in the Royal Oak Shopping Centre are lending us a hand to raise funds for "Studio Life” – a program that helps under privileged dancers in our community. When you shop at COBS Bread, simply mention to the sales assistant that you are a parent, teacher, dancer from Karen Clark Dance Studio. 5% of the total sales will be donated back to the Studio ... yipeee! So if you are in COBS making a purchase please mention our name ~ Thank you very much!
Every week - it gets darker sooner!
Please take care when parking, be mindful of vehicles on each side, don't bend down behind cars, keep your eyes up, stay to the middle of the parking lot when walking and look both ways before you cross the street. Thank you!
DANCE ... LIKE NO ONE IS WATCHING
Calendar Of Closures
The Studio will be closed during these dates.
Monday, October 8
Wednesday, October 31
Sunday, November 11
Closed Tuesday, December 18 - Friday, January 4. Last class Monday, December 17. First class back Saturday, January 5
Monday, February 18 2019
March 18 - 23 - 1 week only
April 19, 20 and Monday, April 22
Thank you for choosing Karen Clark Dance Studio