There is a change to the Monday night class schedule. There will be regular class on Monday, Feb 16th (President's Day). There will NOT be class on Monday, March 2nd.
The Maple Academy dancers performed for an enthusiastic audience at the Our Lady of Angels St. Brigid's Day Gala on January 31st.
No class tonight in Vienna due to the weather. Use the time to practice and work on core strength.
Fairfax County has cancelled all after school activities so there is no dance class in Vienna tonight. Staiy safe and warm and be sure to practice on your own.
Class in cancelled in Vienna today, Jan 14th, due to weather.
Maple Academy follows the local school system for class cancellations.
- Vienna follows Fairfax County
- Bethesda follows Montgomery County
- Annapolis follows Anne Arundel County
Montgomery Schools are closed for all evening activities, so classes in Bethesda are cancelled today, Jan 6th.
Happy New Year! We are looking forward to seeing everyone back at class beginning Monday, January 5th. We also hope to see you all at the Winter Social on Saturday, Jan 10th.
Congratulations to our Maple Academy
2014 Southern Region
Oireachtas Ceili Champions!!!
Under 10 Mixed 4 Hand
Under 12 Mixed 4 Hand
Under 12 Mixed 8 Hand
Under 15 Mixed 8 Hand
Under 15 Girls 4 Hand
There is no class in Vienna tonight, as everyone travels home from the Oireachtas.
Holiday break begins on Dec 16th.
Less than a week until the Oireachtas. Continue to work hard....
The weather can't stop our Oireachtas prep!!
Classes in Vienna are being held as regularly scheduled tonight, Nov 26th.
As part of the regular schedule, there are no classes on the following dates. No makes ups are required.
- Wednesday, Oct 29th (Halloween Parade)
- Tuesday, Nov 4th (Voting Day- Pyle School is a polling place)
U15 and 15+ team costume checks will be on Saturday, Oct 11th. Please have your wig, tights, headband and Gavin costume on ready to check at 1045.
On Saturday, Sept 20th, there will be a team costume check for all U10 and U12 dancers at 8am.
- Arrive with team wig on, headband on, and poodle socks on ready to be checked by 8am.
- U12 dancers: full brown or blonde wig
- U10 dancers: curly bun wig
- Boys: full costume (black pants, tie, shirt)
- Bring your team costume and bloomers on a hanger. Label your dress & bloomers with dancer's name and bring something to put the wig/pins/headband in when class starts.
- If possible, wear dance class clothes that can be worn under the team costume for quick change/ easy on and off.
- Parents will be notified if there are costume problems; parents do not need to be present.
- Dancers can quickly remove wigs for class.
Maple Academy was proud to be part of the Globeathon held yesterday at Freedom Plaza in Washington DC.
Anne Marie Lyons maintains the used shoe sale for the Maple Booster Club. She will be available for you to drop off shoes to sell or shop for used shoes. (All other times, please call her first for an appointment.) Anne Marie lives near the Vienna location. Call Anne Marie for directions at (703) 447-4783.
September 15th 4-8pm
September 22nd 4-8pm
If you have shoes to sell, please remove all tape and polish them before putting them in a gallon size zip lock bag. Label the bag with brand/size/price and include a self-addressed stamped envelope for your payment.
Regular classes begin on Monday, September 15th!! If you have not already done so, please visit the CLASSES page and submit your registration for the 2014 dance year. You should receive a confirmation email once your registration has been received and is processed (it is not automatic, but you should receive confirmation within 24 hours). If you are unsure, don't hesitate to ask by clicking HERE. This is a new system and we are working out any difficulties we come across. Thank you for your understanding.