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

March 2019 April 2019 May 2019 Upcoming in 2019

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Friday, March 15, 2019
No.Va. Challenge Class (PDF)
The class is intended for experienced Scottish country dancers who want a challenge and to work on their own dancing. There will be technique practice and some interesting dances with minimal walk-throughs.
8-9:30 p.m., The Durant Center, Alexandria, VA
Music: TBD
Admission: $10

Saturday, March 16, 2019
Richmond Dance - Remembering Sandy Miller
2 p.m., The Dance Space, 6004-A West Broad St., Richmond, VA
Music: John Turner, fiddle and Ralph Gordon, bass
Admission: $20

Saturday, March 30, 2019
Beginners' Boost (PDF)
For newer dancers and those who wish to polish the basics.
2-4:30 p.m. at the Durant Center
1605 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA
Metro: Blue or Yellow Line to King Street
Teacher: Janet Peterson
Music: Becky Ross, fiddle and Janina O'Brien, keyboard
Admission: $15

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Alexandria FUNdamentals class Graduation Party (
PDF)
7:30 p.m., at the Durant Center
1605 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA
Metro: Blue or Yellow Line to King Street
Cheat Sheet (PDF)
Crib sheets and videos online

Friday, April 12, 2019
No.Va. Challenge Class (PDF)
The class is intended for experienced Scottish country dancers who want a challenge and to work on their own dancing. There will be technique practice and some interesting dances with minimal walk-throughs.
8-9:30 p.m., The Durant Center Alexandria, VA
Music: TBD
Admission: $10

Sunday, April 28, 2019
Baltimore Spring Tea Dance
2 p.m., Catonsville Presbyterian Church
1400 Frederick Road, Catonsville, MD, 21228
Music: Terpsichore - Elke Baker, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano, with Marty Taylor, winds and concertina
Admission: $20; students $10

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May 19, 2019
No.Va. Basic Tea Dance
2:30 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church
5533 16th Street North, Arlington, VA 22205
Music: Terpsichore - Elke Baker, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano

Top of page Upcoming in 2019

June 21-23, 2019
Capital Weekend
Teacher: Jeff Corrigan, Placerville, CA

August 17, 2019
Carol Porter Celebration Dance
7 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church
5533 16th Street North, Arlington, VA 22205
Details coming!

August 24, 2019
23rd Annual Frederick Workshop and Dance
2:30 p.m. class, 5 p.m. potluck, followed by an informal dance
Walkersville Town Hall, Walkersville, MD
Admission: $5 plus potluck contribution

August 31-September 1, 2019
Virginia Scottish Games
Great Meadow, 5089 Old Tavern Road, The Plains, VA

September 27-29, 2019
Scottish Weekend
Camp Louise, Cascade, MD

October 12, 2019
Frederick Anniversary Dance
Walkersville Town Hall, Walkersville, MD