STL Hoop Club

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Classes with Mishi – Hoop Dance and Fitness

Posted February 9th, 2015 by Michelle

Looking for hula-hoop classes in St. Louis?  Look no further.  Michelle Schaeffer (Mishi) teaches two classes weekly for your hooping pleasure and practice advancement.  Mishi is a seasoned hoop instructor based out of St. Louis and has been teaching for over 5 years.   She is a licensed and certified hoop instructor.  Hooping is for woman, men, and children of all shapes and sizes.  Hooping is a fun way to bring fitness into your life while fostering expression and creativity.  Mishi is also available for private lessons.  Questions?  More info?  Contact Mishi at   ANYONE CAN HOOP.  Hoops provided and for sale.


Gateway Flex Studio ( Mondays 8:15-9:15pm


Inronworks Fitness ( Tuesdays 1:15-1:45pm

You can follow Mishi on facebook at Facebook/mishimichellestl

City of Night 2014 Photo Credit Allen Crain

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Boondoggle Ball Delights at Old Rock House

Posted February 3rd, 2015 by Michelle

Not your typical Mardi Gras high-society ball… this one has gone to the DOGS! The Old Rock House will be transformed into Bourbon Street, so be prepared to cut loose, frolic about and make merry while raising money for a very worthy local pet charity.

Live entertainment by Kim Massie, ST Louis Hoop Club (US) and The VCR’s!

The highlight of the evening will be the Royal Pageant Pet Promenade featuring local canine royalty sniffing the streets and charming our guests. YOU get the opportunity to choose the 2015 Royal Boondoggle Court!

$30 GA – includes beer, wine & hurricanes
$50 VIP – includes beer, wine, hurricanes & Cajun buffet

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January Hoop Highlights – STL Hoop Club

Posted January 7th, 2015 by Michelle

As professional spinners we are grateful to be hired all year round for special events in and around St. Louis.  We are starting off 2015 with a bang!

EVERY MONDAY- All Levels Hoop Dance class is offered at Gateway Flex Studio.  Join Michelle Schaeffer as she leads you through the wonderment and magic of all areas hoop with a side of yoga and fitness.  Class is drop-in based , all levels friendly, and by donation.

JANUARY 17- We will be featured at the annual Loop Ice Carnival happening in the Delmar Loop.  Five years ago this event was a turning point for us as growing performers and hula-hoop enthusiasts.  This year we will be giving two 20 minute fire shows (1pm, 2:40pm) in the drive of the MoonRise Hotel in addition to an hour of roaming fire enchantment.

Then head on over to the “Big Top” aka West County YMCA for a jam packed circus extravaganza with Hoop Club friends Circus Kaput.  Michelle Schaeffer of the Hoop Club will be giving a special hoop duet performance at the final show of the evening starting at 7pm.  Get your tickets NOW for this fun for all ages event.

JANUARY 18- NIGHT JAM returns to the Koken Art Factory.  Jam is all ages friendly.  6-9pm.  Hoops to share.  All are encouraged to join! (2500 Ohio Avenue, St. Louis MO 63104)


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Celebrating NYE with the STL Hoop Club

Posted December 26th, 2014 by Michelle

New Year’s Eve.  The time to gather with friends and loved ones.  The time to reflect on the past year.   The time to prepare for an even better year to come.  The STL Hoop Club will be entertaining at two events for the holiday in St. Louis.  Join us for the highly celebrated and popular First Night St. Louis in Grand Center and for the Believe NYE Celebration in Union Station.  Our first event will be focused on fire.  Our collaboration of talented ladies will be giving choreographed fire performances at 7pm and 8:40pm near the Main Stage area in Grand Center.  In-between you can catch them offering fabulous roaming entertainment throughout the event.  Our second event will feature LED performance and interactive kids hoop play for this monumental party with visual light show and so much more produced by Raven Fox at the Polar Express New Year’s Eve Party in Union Station.  We wish you the most fabulous new year!

FIRST NIGHT ST LOUIS (Hoop happenings from 7-9pm)

BELIEVE – POLAR EXPRESS NYE  (Hoop happenings from 9:45ish to Midnight)


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Jammin for Brandy – A Benefit Concert

Posted December 13th, 2014 by Michelle

Friends! Join the St. Louis Hoop Club and many many others as we come together to show support for hooper and friend Brandy Misuraca.  Brandy received significant burns to her right arm from her thumb all the way to her shoulder in a kitchen fire at the place in which she was living this past September. Her injuries required time in the hospital and skin graf surgery. Although Brandy has medical insurance not all medical expenses will be covered.  All monies raised at this event will be given to Brandy to help her with medical expenses.  We have produced an amazing night of music and entertainment for you to enjoy.

On the Bill:
Jammin for Brandy
A Benefit Concert at Off Broadway Music Venue
December 15th, 2014
$10 Donation (suggested)
All Ages Welcome

Fabulous Entertainment Provided By:

6pm Doors and house music
6:30pm Molly Simms and Adam Andrews
7:30pm Beats with Arella
8-9pm Harlequin Zebra
9pm STL Hoop Club and Friends
9:30pm Rhythm Section Road Show

There will be blacklights and blacklight face paint for everyone to enjoy donated by Tekno Bubbles. Other fanciness provided by Tucci Events.  Stop by the photo booth to save some memories.  

Kids of all ages are welcome!  HOOPS are welcome. Bells and Whistles provided by Tucci Events and Teckno Bubbles.  Be sure to check out the Silent Auction.

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