Shim Sham Workshop at FCS!

Would you like to learn or re-learn the Shim Sham line dance we play at Forest City Swing? Then you don’t want to miss this workshop! In the mid-1980s, Frankie Manning introduced the shim sham at New York Swing Dance Society dances, and he also created a special version of the shim sham for swing…

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Third Thursdays Dance at Forest City Swing!

With the new year comes some new changes at Forest City Swing. Starting this February, FCS will be holding Third Thursday Swing dancing and lessons instead of our usual weekly event. With this change, we hope to increase attendance and provide more opportunities to hold additional classes and events on the off Thursdays of the…

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Swing Out Rockford!

Thursday, December 29 at 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM EST Forest City Swing 2001 N Alpine Rd, Rockford, Illinois 61107 Details Thursday December 29th.7:30- 11:30pmLessons- 7:30-8:30 (no partner required) Live Band- 8:30-11:30 Cover $10 at the door. Mt. Olive Lutheran Church 2001 N. Alpine Rd. Rockford, IL 61011 Join us this December for our annual…

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Your chance to shine!

Can you not get enough dancing, want to learn something new, love the idea of peforming, and/or want to beef up your sweet dance skills? Then we’ve got the thing for you! Join the Rockford Stompoffs performance team and show ’em what you’ve got! We are always looking for more dancers┬áto perform with us! Just…

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