DeKalb Just for Kix dancers compete

The DeKalb Just for Kix dancers spent weeks practicing their routines in preparation for the Together We Dance competition earlier this month in Rochester, Minn.

They were among 294 teams competing throughout the weekend. The DeKalb Just For Kix program sent six teams, totaling 52 dancers, to compete in the Kix, Jazz and Lyrical categories. Team awards went to: Mini Kix, second place; Mini Jazz, first place; and Lyrical, second place.

Pictured are the Mini Jazz dancers showing off their first place award.

Registration for the 2014-2015 dance season begins May 1.

JFK is located at 129 E. Locust St. in DeKalb. For more information, contact April Espe at 815-739-6644 or dekalb_il@justforkix.com.