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Argentine Tango class coming to UH Hilo

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Date: Friday, January 30, 2015
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 932-7669

For Immediate Release

The College of Continuing Education and Community Service (CCECS) at the University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo is accepting registration for a class that will introduce students to the unique form of dance known as Argentine tango.

Argentine Tango Immersion I is a two-day workshop that will be held on Saturday, February 7 and Sunday, February 8, from 6 - 8:30 pm in the UH Hilo Old Gym. Cost is $50.

Students will learn the dance history, various types of music, current styles and social codes, and technique for leading and following. The class, designed for students 18 and above, will challenge participants from the beginning to intermediate levels.

Visiting instructor Malia Welch is DVIDA certified in Argentine tango.

To register, visit For more information, contact CCECS at 974-7664 or email

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