Category Archives: Miscellaneous


Business Donors for Door Prizes for New Year’s Eve Party



The December/January issue of Toronto and District Square Dance’s newsletterTopics December/January issue is now available online. Besides reports from various clubs, all upcoming dances are listed!

Dancing Makes You Smarter

The New England Journal of Medicine published a report on the effects of recreational activities on mental acuity on aging.  This 21 year study concluded that dancing frequently was the greatest risk reduction (against dementia) of any activity studied, cognitive or physical.  Although the study’s focus was ballroom dancing, the conclusion was “do the kinds of dance where you must make as many split-second decisions as possible. That’s the key to maintaining true intelligence”.