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Posted on: November 12, 2019

Baton at Bishop Park

Come and twirl with the best! The Classic City Majorettes offer instruction in dance-twirling, strutting, marching technique and more!

Choose our Basic Baton class for the beginner student. Students learn the basic skills and fundamentals of baton twirling including basic twirls, beginner tricks, bodywork and more. A baton is required for this class. Students will not participate in community performances and will not need to purchase uniforms.

Or choose our Baton I class also for the beginner student. Students will learn the twirling fundamentals needed to be successful in Baton II and III. Students will have the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in community performances such as parades, competitions, and parent’s night. A baton and uniforms are required for this class.

The baton program is for ages 5 years and older and is held at the Bishop Park Gym located at 705 Sunset Drive. Winter classes are held Tuesdays, November 12 – January 28 from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. Registration continues at www.accgov.com/leisure by clicking on the “Sports” tab and choosing “Youth Sports."

The fee is $65 per person for Athens-Clarke County residents and $97.50 per person for non-county residents. Batons and uniforms are extra and will be ordered at the first class.

For more information, please call 706-613-3589 or visit www.accgov.com/leisure. Bishop Park is a facility of the Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department.

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