Important Dates

The following is a list of important dates for CSD events and holidays throughout the year.


September 2017

Wednesday, Sept. 6, 6:00-8:00pm                 OPEN HOUSE & DANCE SWAP!
Wednesday, Sept. 6, 8:30-9:00pm                 CSD Assistant Meeting
Thursday, Sept. 7, 6:00-8:00pm                     OPEN HOUSE & DANCE SWAP!
Friday, Sept. 8                                                  ALL Friday night Ballet and Hip Hop classes start!
Saturday, Sept. 9, 9:00am -12:00pm             OPEN HOUSE & DANCE SWAP!
Monday, Sept. 11                                             ALL classes commence!
Friday, Sept. 15                                                ALL Hip Hop and ballet classes cancelled
Sat. Sept. 16 & Sun. Sept. 17                          CSD Dance Company performs in Porchview Dances
Mon. Sept. 18 – Sun. Sept. 24                         Ballet Bun Week!
Mon. Sept. 25 – Fri. Oct. 6                               CSD Fall Food Drive

October 2017

Sat. Oct. 7 through Mon. Oct. 9                      Thanksgiving weekend – no classes
Tues. Oct. 24 – Mon. Oct. 30                           Halloween Dress Up!
Thurs. Oct. 26 – Sat. Oct. 28                            Dance Company performs at Muskoka Ballet Gala!
Tues. Oct. 24                                                     Deadline for signing up for Santa Claus parade
Tues. Oct. 31                                                     Halloween – no classes

November 2017

Sun. Nov. 5 – Sat. Nov. 11                              Parent Observation Week
Saturday, Nov. 11                                            Deadline for Exam Interest Forms
Monday, Nov. 13                                             Priority Registration for current students begins for Winter session!
Friday, Nov. 17                                                 Deadline for Purdys Chocolate orders!
TBA                                                                    CSD performs in K-W Santa Claus Parade!
Saturday, Nov. 18                                            Deadline: CSD December Performance Workshop registration
Saturday, Nov. 25, 9am-12noon                    Pick-up Purdys Chocolate orders at CSD office
Monday, Nov. 27                                              Open Registration commences for Winter session classes!
Thursday, Nov. 30                                            June Production Commitment & Costume deposit deadline

December 2017

Friday, Dec. 1                                                   Tickets go on sale for CSD’s December performance
Saturday, Dec. 2                                               Deadline for Exam Commitment Form & payment
Mon. Dec. 4 – Fri. Dec. 8                                 CSD December performance Workshops! – No regular classes this week!
TBA                                                                    Beginner Pointe – Pointe Shoe shopping at The Shoe Room
Saturday, Dec. 9                                               CSD December performance at the Conrad Centre for Performing Arts! – No classes
Sun.  Dec. 10 – Sat. Dec. 16                             Last week of regular classes
Saturday, Dec. 16                                             Last day for “Toonie for Toys” donations
Sun. Dec. 17 – Fri. Jan. 5                                  Christmas Break – no regular classes

January 2018

Wednesday, Jan. 3                                           Canada’s National Ballet School – Open Classes
Thursday, Jan. 4                                               Canada’s National Ballet School – Auditions
Saturday, Jan. 6                                                Classes commence!

February 2018

Fri. Feb. 2                                                           World Tutu Day!
Sun. Feb. 4                                                        CSD Dance Company Coffee House performance
Thurs. Feb. 8 – Wed. Feb. 14                           Loonie Love Week!
Monday, Feb. 19                                               Family Day – no classes
Friday, Feb. 23, 3:30-5:00pm                           Quinte Ballet School – Auditions

March 2018

Thurs. March 1                                                Priority Registration for current students for Spring session!
Sun. March 4                                                   CSD Dance Company performs with the Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber Orchestra
Wed. March 14                                                Open Registration commences for Spring session!
Wed. March 14                                                Registration for CSD Summer Dance Camps & Summer Evening classes begins!
Mon. Mar. 12 – Fri. Mar. 23                           CSD Mid-winter break (no regular classes)
Fri. Mar. 30 – Mon. Apr 2                               Easter Weekend – no classes

April 2018

Fri. Mar. 30 – Mon. Apr 2                                Easter Weekend – no classes
TBA                                                                    RAD Graded and Vocational exams
TBA                                                                    ISTD Jazz & Tap exams
Saturday, Apr. 28                                             CSD Dance Company performance with Starlight Youth Festival
Sunday, Apr. 29                                                International Dance Day!

May 2018

Sat. May 12, 4-7pm                                          CSD Sewing Bee
Sat. May 19 through Mon. May 21                 Victoria Day Weekend – no classes
Mon. May 28, 9am                                           Tickets go on sale online  for CSD June 2018 Production – “CSD’s TV Guide!”

June 2018

Sunday, June 3                                                 CSD Dance Company – performance at Guelph Dance Festival – Youth Moves
Sat. June 2 – Fri. June 8                                   Teddy Bear’s Picnics: last class for all PreSchool classes
Friday, June 8                                                   Last day of classes
Friday, June 8                                                   Deadline for Assistants in Fall 2018 classes
Saturday, June 9                                              Mandatory Rehearsals at CSD Studio
Monday, June 11 & Tuesday, June 12            Mandatory Photo Days at CSD Studio
Wed. June 13 – Fri. June 15                             Mandatory Theatre Rehearsals
Sat. June 16, 1:00pm and 7:00pm                  Annual June Production performance
Sun. June 17, 1:00pm                                      Annual June Production performances
Tues. June 19                                                    CSD Dance Company auditions
Saturday, June 30                                             Priority registration deadline for Fall 2018 classes

July 2018

Sunday, July 1                                                  Open registration for Fall 2018 classes begins
Throughout July                                               Dance Camps & Summer Evening classes

August 2018

Throughout August                                         Dance Camps & Summer Evening Classes