Loading Events

« All Events

Margaret B. Pollard Swing Dance

March 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


On Thursday, March 30, The Margaret B. Pollard Jazz Band will be hosting a Swing Dance benefit to help financially support the 280-member band program. The Margaret B. Pollard Swing Dance will take place at The Plant in Pittsboro at 192 Lorax Lane. Richard Badu will lead beginning swing dance lessons at 6pm, the Pollard Jazz band will open the evening at 6:30pm, and the Heart of Carolina Jazz Band will finish out the evening from 7–9pm with an intermission for an additional dance lesson. We invite the entire community to come out and join us for an evening of dancing and music making! Suggested donation is $10.

Facebook Swing Dance Page

Pollard Band Instagram

Pollard Band Facebook

The Margaret B. Pollard band program serves 280 students from 6th to 8th grade. Ensembles offered include 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Concert Bands, in addition to a Jazz Band and Basketball Pep Band. The program also provides a daily jazz lab class. Pollard band students present multiple concerts annually, including performances at the Pittsboro Tree Lighting Ceremony, NC Music Performance Adjudication, Carowinds Festival of Music, basketball games, and elementary school outreach performances. Pollard band students are regularly accepted to the All-County, All-District, All-Region, and All-State Honor Bands. The Margaret B. Pollard band program is under the direction of Rebecca Clemens.


March 30
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, , ,


The Plant
220 Lorax Lane
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
+ Google Map
View Venue Website


Is this event accessible?
Is this event kid-friendly?
Please confirm that this event takes place in Chatham County

We at the Chatham Arts Council are delighted to provide the only online calendar exclusively dedicated to Chatham County arts events–performing, literary, and visual arts. Get out there and get inspired!

Submit Your Event