Friday, June 29, 2012

Showcasing Harlem's Historic Dance at Red Rooster's Harlem Community Day!

They took the A Train to Harlem

Marcus Garvey Park's ampitheatre
 got a great look into

Harlem's classic and historic dance legacy of

The Lindy Hop!

Now we know
what the future can bring
in the Home of Swing!

Merika Jones and Rafal Pustelny

Thank you for your energetic moves and introducing

Harlem's new version of The Shim Sham!

For the Calendar of
Latest Swing Dance Meet Up Info (July 1st)

and Dance Class Info (July 9th) go to

On Twitter as "HarlemSwingBack"

Look for"The Harlem Swing Dance Society" page

Thursday, June 28, 2012

July 1st Harlem Swing Dance Meetup: Update

Sunday July 1st:  2 - 4pm

The Adam Clayton Powell Jr. 
State Building

Look for us on the plaza by the benches...

Updates on Twitter at "HarlemSwingBack"

FULL Calendar at

See YOU There!

JULY 2012: MONDAY Classes!

Join us on Lindy Hop Mondays!

MONDAY's in July...

July 9, 16, 23, and 31

See you at class - Stay Cool

Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Community Center
34 West 134th Street
(enter thru 135th St; bet. Lenox & Fifth Aves)
New York, NY 10037

For further updates check Twitter under

Or email

Find us on Facebook too!

Saturday, June 23, 2012

June 25th: Red Rooster's FREE Harlem Community Event - with a Swing!


Summer’s here and Red Rooster's ready – with a party!

To celebrate the launch of Yes, Chef,
a memoir by Marcus Samuelsson, 
Red Rooster's inviting you to 

Harlem Community Book Launch Event on June 25th.

Expect an afternoon filled with food, fun, kid’s activities,
cooking demos, music, dance, drink…
the list goes on!

 FREE    3pm - 7pm

 Richard Rodgers Amphitheater
in Marcus Garvey Park
(enter at 123rd Street and Mount Morris Park West) 

At approx 6pm

The Harlem Swing Dance Society
will be presenting Harlem's Signature cultural dance

 The Lindy Hop

 with a performance with
Merika and Rafal! 

Join the Fun -
and cheer them on!


Sunday, June 17, 2012

SAVE the DATE: June 23rd at Morris Jumel Mansion's Family Day!

Family Fun with a SWING!

Morris Jumel Mansion Family Day

June 23rd   11am - 4pm

Group Swing Dance Lesson:  1pm

Practice and Dance Social   1:30 - 3pm

See You there for the FUN and Frolic!

Morris-Jumel Mansion
65 Jumel Terrace
New York, NY 10032

Sunday, June 10, 2012

2012 Harlem Summer Swing Dance Meetups: June thru August

Harlem's Swing Dance Meetups 2012  
SUNDAYS    2 - 4pm


 24th - Harlem Meer /Dana Discovery 
                110 St bet Lenox & 5th Aves     Live Jazz Band

1st - TBA

8th - Savoy Ballroom Plaque  
               141 St/Lenox Ave by Savoy Park Houses  

15th - Jackie Robinson Park     Bradhurst Ave and 147th St

22nd - Harlem State Bldg Plaza   125th St & Adam CP Blvd

29th - Harlem Meer/Dana Discovery 
               110 St bet Lenox and 5th Aves    Live Jazz Band

5th - Duke Ellington Plaza     110th St and 5th Ave
12th - St Nicholas Park Platform     135th St & St Nicholas Ave
18 and 19th - HARLEM WEEK: TBA
26th -  TBA

Dance and Music Fusion:

Jazz Lovers, Lindy Hoppers,The Steppers, Hip Hoppers,
Swing Dancers and more join the FUN!

For updates on weather, cancellation and locale changes
Go to Twitter: "HarlemSwingBack"

Tuesday Lindy Hop Class till June 19th


Till JUNE 19th!

Join us at *JPK
and hit your stride! 

Only a $5 donation

Learn about Harlem's Signature
Cultural Dance:

The Lindy Hop

Join us for the FUN!

*Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Community Center

34 West 134th Street 
( enter thru 135th St; bet. Lenox & Fifth Aves)

New York, NY 10037


Look out for our Monday Dance Classes

See YOU There!

Join the listing and be up to date!

Twitter: HarlemSwingBack