Students learn about dance
April 12, 2017
Thanks to a grant funded by Humanities Montana, students in Whitehall were recently able to take part in a program to learn more about community dances.
According to Whitehall teacher Robyn Smith, Mark Matthews made a recent visit to the school for the program that encompasses the gamut of fun and easy to learn community dances such as squares, contras, and circles.
Mathews is a writer, historian, dance instructor, officer with the Missoula Folklore Society, and writing instructor at the University of Montana College of Technology.
During the program, local students also were able to learn...