We hope you all had a great holiday season! Thank you for all the lovely cards and gifts!
Studio is now Open and we have a busy and exciting year ahead of us.
*There is 4 weeks left of first term. Second term begins Feb 4th for all those who are wondering. If for some reason you or your dancer is not returning please let us know asap. The latest Monday January 28th. Thank you.
Here is a quick update of all the happenings for the new year.
Please mark on your calendars Sunday March 3rd as it is our SFH schoolfeis/Recital.
Saturday classes will begin this coming Saturday January 12th, right up till March 2nd. These classes are in place for the school feis/recital, competitive feis goer's, and our show groups getting ready for St.Patrick's shows.
-Last 4 weeks of first term
-Saturday classes begin
Beginners (soft shoe only)
Advanced beginners/Early Novice
Solo/ Recital (Group name: Ennis Co.)
Solo/ Recital/Shows (Group name: Galway Co.)
Solo/Recital/ Shows (Group name: Dublin Co.)
***Please keep in mind before committing to a group that most shows will be during the march break.
-Second term begins Monday Feb 4th. Ends Thursday June 13th.
-Saturday Class cont.
-Bus Trip. New york/New Jersey Feb 22nd-Feb 24th!!!
-Sunday March 3rd. SFH School Feis/Recital.
310 St.Patrick Street. Ottawa.
*Syllabus will be handed out to all dancers in February. This is open to beginners, adv beginners, novice, open dancers, and some specials for prelim/champ dancers. Along with entertainment from our Ennis, Galway & Dublin show groups! We hope to see everyone taking part!
-March Break. March 11th-14th. (Condensed schedule to follow)
-Show week for Ennis, Galway, Dublin co.
-St. Patrick's day parade details are not yet confirmed but we are thinking it will be Saturday March 9th and moving to 310 St.Patrick street. The Irish Centre aslandsdown is no longer.
As shows get booked, and parade details are confirmed we will update you on all.
-We will be doing our re-gifting raffle baskets again this year. We ask that a parent or 2 from Novice/open classes help with this. Just send me a quick email if interested? Thanks
-World irish dance championship. Boston March 24th - 30th. (Emily Lupiano, Michelle Pion, Kenzie Rich, Fiona Reynolds, Laurenne Tynski, & Isabelle Hebert)
-School Closure Monday April 15th-18th
-Saturday classes will start back up at the end of April for Capital Feis. Dates and times will be determined closer to date.
- Summer registration along with Oireachtas Boot camp registration begins.
-Summer and Fall registration.
Capital Feis, Sunday May 19th 2013
Last week of 2nd term. June 10th - 14th.
Summer classes begin July 9th-10th.
Junior/Senior Monday July 29th-Augs 2nd
Premiere Novice/Open Tuesday Augs 6th - 9th
Fall Classes begin. September 9th.
And that is all for now. Sue says no wonder shes feeling old as we are a year ahead already!
Thank you, and here's to a great 2013!
Sue and Jennifer
What's up and coming at SFH. Stay tuned for the latest news. Remember to check out our Facebook page for even more updates!