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Swing, salsa or fox trot at the Winter Dance 2013

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As winter takes hold, swing into the new year with Winter Dance 2013 and Wired Fridays DJ/dance series at the Chicago Cultural Center (77 East Randolph). Both events are free to the public.

Winter Dance 2013 will be held January 4 - 6 in the Yates Gallery located on the 4th floor of the Chicago Cultural Center. Presented by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, Winter Dance will offer free, introductory one-hour dance lessons by professional instructors followed by music and dancing.

Friday, January 4, 2013
Swing Band: The Flat Cats
Dance Studio: Big City Swing - East Coast Swing
6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Dance Instruction/ 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Music and Dancing

Saturday, January 5, 2013
Salsa Band: Carpacho y Su Super Combo
Dance Studio: Latin Rhythms - Salsa
6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Dance Instruction/ 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Music and Dancing

Sunday, January 6, 2013
Ballroom Band: Teddy Lee Orchestra
Dance Studio: Fox Trot
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Dance Instruction/ 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Music and Dancing

And check out the Wired Fridays, which debuts on January 4 at 12:15 p.m.

Wired Fridays is a series of LunchBreak concerts featuring DJs and electronic music in the Randolph Cafe. From ambient to dance, the world of DJs and soundscape artists will be uncovered each Friday through May. The LunchBreak Series will continue to feature music of all genres on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

For more information, please visit www.cityofchicago.org/DCASE or www.chicagoculturalcenter.org.

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