Tag: dancing

Dance the Night Away – October 12

The entire SBR community is invited to attend the first dinner/dance sponsored by the newly formed SaddleBrooke Ranch Social Ballroom Dance Club. Our club was formed to create and provide a fun and social environment through dancing. Our first group dance lessons were on East Coast Swing. If you missed that session, don’t worry! There…

SaddleBrooke Ranch residents line dance for fun

Where's Waldo? Have a look to see one or all of your 15-plus Ranch neighbors at the Summer Line Dance with Rebecca. Sorry, a few moved to the distant rear of the room. Shy?

Mark Magdanz On July 1, a long-delayed party arrived for Rebecca Magdanz’s line dancing students. It was a rousing success with 55 of your Saddlebrooke and Saddlebrooke Ranch friends and neighbors spending the afternoon on the MountainView Ballroom dance floor. About 25 different dances were performed in the fun and energetic afternoon party. Just look…

Improving your brain health and strength

Another great day of "Happy Feet" dancing in SaddleBrooke. These day six Ranch residents (Kay behind the camera) were able to enjoy 3,000 steps and watch the first rain drops of the monsoon.

Dr. Mark Magdanz Line dancing is good for you, as demonstrated by a story from a Ranch dancer, J. H. “A little more than four years ago, I was working ten-hour days, sitting at a desk, stressed out. When we decided to retire earlier than planned, I did so with the intent to get healthier.…

Summer line dancing classes with Rebecca

Dr Mark Magdanz It has been said that, “You don”t stop dancing because you’re getting old – you get old because you stop dancing.” There is no excuse for not dancing in SaddleBrooke these days. Maybe not ballet, but most everything else is out there for all to enjoy. Movement with music and socialization has…

Hacienda line dance lessons start in April

Dr. Mark Magdanz Fun exercise fact for your brain: It turns out that dancing in all forms is among the very best activities; line dancing as well as partners! Dancing provides some aerobic activity, learning, balance, coordination, social interaction and fun. Lots of laughter is also proven to be great for the immune system. Since…

Ranchers go two-steppin’

Janelle Arthur Ranch residents with a passion for Western dancing gathered at the Cadillac Chaparral in Catalina on Saturday, March 23. Twelve Ranch couples enjoyed dinner, then took to the dance floor. Ranch residents Bill and Judy Henderson provided the music and demonstrated the two-step for first-timers. By the end of the evening, dancers had…

Hacienda line dance lessons start in April

Dr. Mark Magdanz Fun exercise fact for your brain: It turns out that dancing in all forms is among the very best activities; line dancing as well as partners! Dancing provides some aerobic activity, learning, balance, coordination, social interaction and fun. Lots of laughter is also proven to be great for the immune system. Since…

SaddleBrooke Squares are growing

J.P. Blount The SaddleBrooke Squares recently celebrated their 25th year in the community! But the club isn’t resting on its laurels. Instead, the club decided to reach out to the entire SaddleBrooke One and SaddleBrooke TWO communities to let them know about square dancing. The club’s efforts were led by members Richard and Donna Martin…