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

October 2019 November 2019 December 2019 Upcoming in 2020

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Saturday, October 12, 2019
Frederick 25th Anniversary Masquerade Party
7:00 p.m. Reception, 8:30 p.m. Grand March
Walkersville Town Hall, Walkersville, MD
Music: Terpsichore - Elke Baker, fiddle; Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, cello & bass
Admission: $30 by October 1, $35 after. See flyer for prepayment info.

Friday, October 25, 2019
Challenge Class (PDF)
8 p.m. (shoes on) to 10 p.m.
NIH, Building T-39, Wisconsin Ave. and NIH Gateway Dr., Bethesda, MD
With teacher Yvonne Yang
And musicians Elke Baker, fiddle; Liz Donaldson, piano
Admission: $15

October 29, 2019
St. Columba's Halloween Dance
8-10:30 p.m., Greenbelt Community Center
15 Crescent Road, Greenbelt, MD 20770
Music by Elke Baker, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Northern Virginia Class Party, 7:30 p.m.
At The Athenaeum, 201 Prince Street, Alexandria VA.
Elke Baker, fiddle; Liz Donaldson, piano
Admission: free with paid class tuition; $8 drop-in fee
Program coming soon!

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Friday-Sunday, November 8-10, 2019
Argyle Weekend 2019
Teachers: David Queen, Lancashire, UK; and Andy Taylor-Blenis, Boston, MA
Music: Terpsichore - Elke Baker, fiddle; Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, cello & bass

Saturday, November 16, 2019
Beginners' Boost (PDF)
For newer dancers and those who wish to polish the basics.
3 (shoes on)-5 p.m. at the Woman's Club of Arlington
700 South Buchanan Street, Arlington, VA 22204
Parking is available on site; the Woman's Club is a few blocks' walk from Columbia Pike, which has bus service from Pentagon City metro
Teacher: Maria Ward
Music: Becky Ross, fiddle
Admission: $15

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Saturday, December 7, 2019
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, 201 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA
Come dance with us, all are welcome! Dance program will include participation dances especially for our audience.
Dance instructions (PDF)
Music: Becky Ross on Fiddle
Admission: Free!

Top of page Upcoming in 2020

Friday-Sunday, April 24-26, 2020
Capital Weekend 2020
Walkersville Town Hall, Walkersville, MD
Stay Tuned for updates on music and teachers!