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National League of Junior Cotillions
Emerald Coast Chapter

Classes

Classes Available:



Junior Cotillion Year I (Rising 6th/7th grade students brand new to Junior Cotillion)

Junior Cotillion places as much emphasis on etiquette, manners, and character education as it does on dance training.  Social education for Year 1 includes:  telephone courtesy, polite conversation, introductions, thank you notes, first impresssions, manners in the home, table manners and styles of dining.  Dance Education includes the basic steps of the Foxtrot, Swing, Cha Cha, and the Waltz as well as current line dances.  

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September 13th, 2020 Introduction Class 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
October 18th, 2020 Autumn Class 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
November 8th, 2020 Thanksgiving Class 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
December 6th, 2020 Holly Ball 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Emerald Coast Convention Center, Ft. Walton Beach, FL
January 10th, 2021 Winter Class 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
February 7th, 2021 Valentine Class with Parent Dip into Dancing the Waltz 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
March 7th, 2021 The Grand Spring Ball 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm The Henderson Resort in Destin, Florida

Junior Cotillion Year II (Rising 7th/8th graders who have completed the Year 1 Class or brand new 8th graders)

The Junior Cotillion places as much emphasis on etiquette, manners, and character education as it does on dance training.  The Social Education components of the Year 2 program includes:  Introductions and First Impressions, Paying and Receiving compliments, Citizenship, Table manners and the formal 5 course place setting, Dress Codes for all occasions, Correspondence, and Character traits of Noble character.  Dance education will include more advance combinations to the Foxtrot, Swing, Cha Cha and the Waltz as well as Current Line Dances.  The highlight of the Year II program is the Instructional 5-Course Dinner!

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September 13th, 2020 Back to Basics 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
October 18th, 2020 Introductions and First Impressions 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
November 8th, 2020 Dressing for Success/Formal Receiving Line 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
December 6th, 2020 The Holly Ball 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm The Emerald Coast Convention Center, FWB, Florida
January 10th, 2021 Correspondence/Social Communications Etiquette 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
February 7th, 2021 Formal Events Class with Parent Dip into Dancing the Waltz 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm Northwest Florida State College
February 28th, 2021 5-Course Instructional Dinner 4:45 pm to 7:45 pm The Embassy Suites of Miramar Beach, FL
March 7th, 2021 The Grand Spring Ball 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm The Henderson Resort in Destin, FL


Junior Cotillion Premiere (Rising 8th/9th Grade students who have completed the Year 2 Class & Brand New 9th graders)

The Premiere Cotillion Program is designed for students who have completed the Year 1 and Year 2 Junior Cotillion Programs.  The third year of cotillion allows the students to take all the etiquette and dance they have learned in the classroom out into public places.  This class is also open to 9th grade students who have never  taken cotillion classes.  While structured similarly to Year1/Year2 Classes, the Premiere curriculum is quite different.  Instruction will be given in Interview Skills, Social Correspondence,Travel & International etiquette, Golf Etiquette, Official protocol and Manners abroad.  Dance Instruction will include more advanced steps to the Foxtrot, Swing, Cha Cha, and Waltz as well as introduction to Latin dances such as the Salsa and new Line Dances.    The Highlight of the Year 3/Premiere Class is the Cultural Outing.  

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October 4th, 2020 Golf Etiquette/BBQ/Dance 3:30 pm to 7:00 pm Kelly Plantation in Destin, Florida
October 25th, 2020 International Etiquette/Communications 4:15 pm to 5:45 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
November 11th, 2020 Cultural Restaurant Outing, TBD 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Tuscany Italian Bistro
November 15th, 2020 Theatre & Transportation Etiquette/International Focus 4:15 pm to 5:45 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
December 6th, 2020 The Holly Ball 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Emerald Coast Convention Center
January 24th, 2021 Master Dance Class(Rumba & Line Dancing) 4:15 pm to 5:45 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
February 21st, 2021 Communication and Technology with Parent Dip into Dance 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
March 7th, 2021 The Grand Spring Ball & Dinner 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm The Henderson Resort in Destin, FL


High School (Rising 10th-12th Grade Students)

The High School Cotillion Program is designed to give students the opportunity to enjoy the social skills and dance learned in Junior Cotillion and to introduce them to skills that will better prepare them for the future not only in high school, but in college and the world of work.  The classes are held in a variety of formats and environments, both on and off-site, and includes lessons designed to appeal to students of all interest groups and career ambitions.  The curriculum is designed specifically and intentionally to truly prepare our students to be the leaders of tomorrow.  Highlights of the High School program are the Professional Panel and Luncheon and the Cultural Outing.  

2020-2021 Register Now
September 27th, 2020 Tailgate Icebreaker Dinner, Dance, and Etiquette 101 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
October 25th, 2020 Career Planning/Resume Deadline/Dance 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
November 15th, 2020 Professional Panel Luncheon/Dress For Success 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
December 6th, 2020 The Holly Ball 5:45 pm to 8:30 pm The Emerald Coast Convention Center, FWB, FL
December 11th, 2020 Holiday Pops Concert with Pre-Concert Mocktail Party 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Mattie Kelly Performing Arts Center, Niceville, FL
January 24th, 2021 Money Moves & Master Dance Class (Casual Attire) 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
February 21st, 2021 The Mock Interview/Parent Dip into Dancing the Waltz 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Northwest Florida State College, Niceville Campus
March 7th, 2021 The Grand Spring Ball & 3-Course Dinner 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm The Henderson Resort in Destin, FL.