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Notice of Adoption of a Resolution Designating the “Benteler III Economic Revitalization Area” and Notice of Public Hearing

Friday, January 17, 2020

The Goshen Common Council passed Resolution 2020-01 on January 7, 2020 declaring the designation of the Benteler III Economic Revitalization Area at 910 Eisenhower Drive South, Goshen, Indiana for the purpose of phasing-in certain personal property taxes in connection with the installation of new manufacturing... more


Tuesday, January 14, 2020

All City of Goshen offices will be closed Monday, January 20, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Trash collection services WILL CONTINUE AS REGULARLY SCHEDULED on Monday and the rest of the week. The Board of Works meeting scheduled for Monday, January 20, has been canceled due... more


Friday, January 10, 2020

With the weather forecast calling for extended and intense periods of rain this weekend and Monday, the City of Goshen is monitoring areas that may be affected by flooding. The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for areas in Elkhart County, including some within Goshen’s city... more

Adult Dance

Middle Eastern Dance

Want to add more movement to your regular routine? Come join us as we explore the wide variety that Middle Eastern dance has to offer in a positive, encouraging environment that provides varied impact according to your individual needs. Bring a yoga mat for cool-downs if you'd like and a scarf for your hips if you'd like! Bare feet or low-heeled, flex-soled character shoes are preferred; no outdoor shoes on the dance floor, please. All sessions for adult dance are conducted at the Park Office located at 524 East Jackson Street.

Spring Session: 8 Tuesdays from March 3 to April 21
Time: 5:15 to 6:15 pm
Fee: $84

Summer Session: 7 Thursdays from June 4 to July 23 (no class July 2)
Time: 6 to 7 pm
Fee: $73.50

Adult Ballroom Dance

Join in the fun of learning to dance the Rumba, Fox Trot, Waltz and Swing—all while keeping fit! All ages are welcome. A perfect opportunity to prepare for upcoming spring and summer weddings and events. Register as an individual or with your friend, partner or spouse to make this class more enjoyable. Two class levels are available: Introductory for those beginning to explore dance and Intermediate for those who have some dance experience and have completed our Introductory class. Instructor will determine dance level. Continuous sessions are available to use as further dance growth or to better serve your scheduling purposes. The fee is $25 per person. 

Winter 2020 Session: February 18–March 24
Spring Session: May 12–June 16
Summer Session I: June 23–August 4
Summer Session II: August 11–September 15
Fall Session I: September 22–October 27
Fall Session II: November 3–December 8
Winter 2021 Session I: January 5–February 9
Winter 2021 Session II: February 16–March 23
Location: Schrock Pavilion, 411 West Plymouth Avenue

Introductory Ballroom: Tuesdays, 6–7 pm
Intermediate Ballroom: Tuesdays, 7–8 pm
Location: Schrock Pavilion, 411 West Plymouth Avenue

To view current programs and activities, please consult the 2020 Activity Guide

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