STL Hoop Club

Hoop Education and Community ~ Changing Lives With Movement

World Hoop Day St. Louis 8

Posted September 20th, 2016 by Michelle

Join the STL Hoop Club and friends for a park jam like NO OTHER!  To celebrate the hoop this year we will be gathering in Benton Park located in St. Louis and jamming from 4-7pm.  In conjunction with the Jam enjoy the Taste of Benton Park featuring Jakes Leg, a VW bus show, and much much more- the event officially starts at 1pm!   Upon arrival look for the STL Hoop Club toward the back of the main stage field.  Blankets, coolers, snacks, hoops and other toys that are fun are encouraged.

This is a free and all ages event

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All Levels Hoop Dance moves to Wednesday!

Posted September 13th, 2016 by Michelle

Learn how to hoop, condition movement, explore, and play in this 45 minute cardio-dance-movement class – hoop dance that is.  Traditionally held on Monday’s for years, we are shaking things up to be more accommodating to students of all ages.  Class will still be held at the stunning South Grand Studio  Gateway Flex located at Hartford and Grand.  You can read more about the studio and other dance programs at this link: http://www.gatewayflex.com 

Questions?  Need a hoop?  Email michelle@stlhoopclub.com

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Backyard Hoop Jam at SLAM Underground

Posted August 25th, 2016 by Michelle

Come play at SLAM Underground for the best backyard party in the city and our biggest and brightest museum the Saint Louis Art Museum. The Hoop Club will be offering the biggest hoop jam in town with free lessons from 7:30-9:30pm. All ages welcome. Hoops to share!

Official Event Page / Backyard Party Hoop Jam Event Page

Visit the museums website for more info!

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Ring Around the Roses happening June 12

Posted April 16th, 2016 by Michelle

Spring is springing and hoops are spinning as we gear up for our first EVER student showcase Ring Around the Roses.  The showcase will feature current and past students of Michelle Schaeffer.  Michelle aka Mishi has been teaching hoop dance and other variations of hoop ongoing for seven years.  She has been teaching at the Gateway Flex dance studio for the last two and a half years and teaches on Monday nights at 8:30pm.

The Ring Around the Roses showcase will take place at 2720 Cherokee on Sunday June 12, 2016 from 1-3pm.  Tickets for the event are only $5 and kids 16 and under are free.  The Showcase will start at 1:15pm.  A cash bar will be available.  6 students will be featured and will be giving a performance to a song of their choice.  Visit our facebook event page for more details.  A special skill share hoop workshop and jam will follow the showcase!  Hoops to share.

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Busker Speaker Series at Clayton High School

Posted March 16th, 2016 by Michelle

On March 16th, 2016 Mishi from the STL Hoop Club joined the Clayton High School Buskers Club to teach their first installment of the Busker Speaker Series.  Mishi highlighted her path in the hoop and what she is doing now.  Plans are in the works for  more collaborations including work with members of the club and the Clayton High School Orchestra.

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