General Information

All ages will have the following subjects covered during each session: Correct Alignment, Team Work, Combination Memory, Identifying Moods/Emotions

Pre-Dance Skills Taught: Introduce the following: Pointed Toes, Straight Legs, Turns, Jumps, 3-4 Ballet Vocabulary Words

Develop: Correct Posture, Partnering & Team Work, Minimally Structured Improv, Dancing by General Emotions

Master: Listening, Social Interactions, Beginning Dance Etiquette

2020 Spring Session:  March 31 – June 6

Registrations are available online now with payment of debit/credit card and will be in the church brochure racks by March 6. They will be accepted online and in the Sports Office at First Friends Church during business hours of 9am-4:30pm, Mon-Fri. Deadline to register is March 31, or when class fills up, whichever occurs first. If space is available late registrations will be taken.

Fee:  $60.00 class fee ($5.00 fee retained if refund requested)
For Spring Session only: Additional Spring Costume fee $30 to be paid at Parent Meeting or at first week of classes with check/cash.
Uniform required, see “Important Information” tab for list of uniform requirements and cost.
Payment required at time of purchase/order at Parent Meeting or during first week of classes.
Refund Policy: No refund will be given to any participant who withdraws after the first week of class. An exception may be granted at the discretion of the staff due to medical reasons only. Further, no refund will be given to any participant removed from the class during the course of the season for disciplinary reasons.




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Important Information

Day and Time:  TUESDAY, 5:00pm-5:30pm for Ages 3-5

Parents of ALL students registered:  Required Parent Meeting Thursday, March 26 at 6pm.  Location: at First Friends Church.  Required Shoe, Uniform  will be sized/available to purchase, ordered at meeting and during first week of classes.  Payment due at time of order/purchase.  Make check out to First Friends Church.  Costumes will be ordered for Spring Festival.  Fee $30 in Spring, sizing will be done at Parent Meeting and fee is due at same time.

What do students wear to dance class?
The required uniform is:
  • Black Cap-Sleeve Leotard $10.00 or $15.00 (with or without skirt)
  • Revolution Dancewear Classic Pink Convertible Tights $10.00
  • Pink Ballet Slippers:  Canvas (if you have these), or Leather $15.00
  • Wrap skirt if wearing leotard without skirt $10.00
  • The uniform for boys is:
    White T-shirt tucked into black sweat pants.  Black ballet slippers required if child continues with dance classes.

Other uniform requirements:

  • No words/illustrations on the derriere.
  • Shirts must cover midriff and shoulders.
  • Bottoms must be fingertip length or longer.
  • Students with long hair must pull the hair back.
Spring Dance Festival:  Saturday, June 6 at 6pm at First Friends Gym
Dress Rehearsal:  Friday, June 5 (see instructor for schedule)
Winter Dance Festival:  Saturday, March 14 at 6pm at First Friends Gym
Dress Rehearsal:  Friday, March 13 (see instructor for schedule)
Questions?  Contact First Friends Sports and Recreation Ministry at Ph #330-966-6868, email
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Parent Resources

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Spring Session Parent Welcome Letter (click here to view and print) (coming soon)





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Contact Us

5455 Market Ave N.
Canton, OH 44714

A ministry of  First Friends Church

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