Belly dancing at farmers market

DOWNEY - Residents can shake, shimmy and flow while learning to isolate and tone at a free belly dancing demonstration tomorrow at the Downey farmers market.Lailah Ibarra-Armas will lead a demonstration of her class, "Belly Dance: Stretch and Tone," at 10:30 a.m. No pre-registration is required and the public is invited to participate. Ibarra teaches 8-week classes at the Barbara J. Riley Community & Senior Center. Her next session begins May 12. The Downey farmers market just celebrated its 1-year anniversary and is open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market is located on Second Street, between New Street and La Reina Avenue, one block north of Firestone Boulevard. More information on the market is available on the city's website at For more information on tomorrow's demonstration, e-mail Ibarra at More on Ibarra is available online at

********** Published: April 24, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 1

EventsEric Pierce