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New Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine Dance Classes for Children
All Boys Hip Hop

Dance is not just for girls, boys ages 5-8 will love this hip-hop class. Dancers will build their athleticism while learning unique and modern dance techniques. The class will be offered on Tuesdays and Fridays starting December 3 and 6 and continues until late February. The class will be held at the Marrillyn McDowell Studio of Dance, located at 324 Redondo Avenue 

Children's Dance Workshop

Both girls and boys from ages 4 to 12 can learn different types dance including tap, ballet and contemporary with the Childrenís Dance Workshop. The first class will begin on December 7 with a class for ages 4-9 and 7-12. Dance workshops will also be offered starting on January 4 and February 1. All classes will be offered on Saturdays at the Long Beach Dance Academy, 727 South Street.

There are five easy ways to register:

  • Touch-Tone: Call 562.570.3111 to get your password and be set up for this convenient registration service.
  • Online - Rec-Connect: Call 562.570.3111 and get your password and be set up to register online. Itís fast and easy!
  • Mail-In: to City of Long Beach, 2760 Studebaker Rd, Long Beach, CA 90815.
  • Fax-In: to 562.570.3113.
  • Walk-In: Register at El Dorado Park Administration Building, 2760 Studebaker Road, Long Beach, CA 90815.  Office hours are Monday-Friday, 9 am to 5:30 pm. For more information, call 562.570.3111. 
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