Scottish Country Dancing in the Washington, D.C. Area, the Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia Branches of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society

Calendar of Events

December 2017 Upcoming in 2018


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Saturday, December 2, 2017
Alexandria Christmas Walk Parade and Participation Dancing
11 a.m., Parade (participants, please gather at 10 a.m.)
2:30 p.m., Scottish Country Dance Party, The Athenaeum, Alexandria, VA
Come dance with us, all are welcome! Dance program will include participation dances especially for our audience.
Music: Becky Ross on Fiddle
Admission: Free!

Sunday, December 3, 2017
No.Va. Christmas Walk Tea Dance
2 p.m., St. Stephen's & St. Agnes Lower School
400 Fontaine Street, Alexandria, 22302 in the Daniel Gym
Music: Elke Baker (fiddle) and Liz Donaldson (piano)
Admission: $20; youth 18 and under, $10

Saturday, December 9, 2017
Richmond and Williamsburg Scottish Country Dancers' Christmas Dance
2 p.m., Church of the Epiphany
8000 Hermitage Road, Richmond, VA
Music: Mara Shea, fiddle and Julie Gorka, piano
Admission: $20

Monday, December 11, 2017
NIH Christmas Party
Dance Instructions
8 p.m. (NOTE NEW TIME), NIH Building T-39, Bethesda, MD
Music by Becky Ross and Liz Donaldson
Music, Dancing, Food, and Fun!!

Monday, December 18, 2017
Baltimore Christmas Party
Dance Instructions
8:00 p.m., Catonsville Presbyterian Church
Music by: Marty Taylor and Liz Donaldson

Sunday-Monday, December 31, 2017-January 1, 2018
Delaware Valley Hogmanay
8:30 p.m., Germantown Friends School Field House, Philadelphia, PA
Music: Dan Emery, Aaron Marcus, Peter Macfarlane, and Viveka Fox

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Saturday, January 6, 2018
Welcome the New Year Dance
1:00 pm, Glen Echo Town Hall, Glen Echo, MD
Music by David Knight, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano
We will have our Annual Post-Dance Chili Feed at Guy and Susan's immediately after the dance - plan now to attend!!

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
No.Va. Burns Night
7:30 p.m., The Durant Center, Alexandria, VA

Saturday, January 27, 2018
CSCD Burns Night Celebration

Sunday, February 11, 2018
St. Columba's Valentine Dance
Greenbelt Community Center Gym, Greenbelt, MD

Saturday, March 10, 2018
The Snowdrop Ball
2:00 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 5533 16th Street North, Arlington, VA 22205

Saturday, March 24, 2018
Richmond St. Patrick's Day Dance

Saturday-Sunday, March 24-25, 2018
The 37th Annual Pittsburgh Highland Ball
The George Washington Hotel, Washington, PA
Workshop Teacher: Pam Stephens
Music: Highland Square