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National League of Junior Cotillions
Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center Chapter

Welcome


NATIONAL LEAGUE OF JUNIOR COTILLIONS 

Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center Chapter

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Teaching children the value of treating others with dignity & respect 


2019-2020 Season Opens Soon

Junior Cotillion is a three-season program. Each season builds on the skills practiced the previous year. As the seasons progress, guests practice their social, communication and dance skills in a diversity of venues and events. The end result is a poised, confident, and well-mannered young adult able to hold their own in social situations.  Membership is open to students in middle school.


SEASON I - A few openings are available for gentlemen and ladies

Click on the registration tab to the left to register online

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis and must balance between gentlemen and ladies 

Membership fees are due in full by September 15th for new registrants 

A $200 deposit is required to process registration 


If you are a returning Season II or III student and have not yet registered, do so today!

All students that successfully completed the previous season are accepted,

yet if a corresponding registration is not on file at the time or registration an 

additional fee may be assessed to cover the costs of bringing in a graduate

to balance class numbers for dinners, balls, and special events


Information for Parents

Click below for general information on the program, the curriculum, registration, 

fees, sponsorships, standards of conduct, and testimonials

CLICK HERE


Advisory Board 

For a list of Advisory Board Members CLICK HERE


2019-2020 

Schedule of Events 

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Dress Code Season I  

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Dress Code Season II    

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Dress Code Season III  

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Cotillion at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center is magical!

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Portrait and Event Photography by David Meardon, Sanibel, Florida 

Announcements

SAVE THE DATES

Check the online schedule for updates

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Annual Dress Exchange 

Sunday, October 6th, 2019 

Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center 

Hang & Tag 

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 

Buy, sell, exchange 

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 


Senior and Graduate Leadership

Season Orientation & Training 

Sunday, October 6th, 2019 

Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center 

5:00 PM - 7:15 PM 

Dress - sport casual 


Parent Reception 

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 

6:15 PM - 8:45 PM 

Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center 

Hors d'ouerves by G3Catering  

Check out the menu prepared by G3 Catering
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Personalized Memory Books, 2018-2019, will be distributed

at the Opening Events for Season I, II, and III 


Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all ~ Aristotle       

About Director

Laurie Coventry Payne is the director of the National League of Junior Cotillions Southwest Florida.  Miss Laurie, as she is addressed by the children, opened her first chapter in 2004.  Since that time, she has taught over 3000 students. Miss Laurie was a professional classical dancer in Europe before returning to the United States and earning her master's degree in environmental science.  She is an adjunct professor at Florida Gulf Coast University and the executive director of a non-profit Foundation. The purpose of the Foundation is to change lives for the better, building a culture of kindness that extends to the entire community of life. Her work with Cotillion suits the mission of the Foundation beautifully.  Miss Laurie has been married to her husband, John, for thirty years.  She has five grown children, three beautiful grandchildren, and a golden retriever named Gentle Symphony.

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Laurie Coventry Payne, M.S.

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(941) 677-3277 

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with questions, comments, or sugggestions