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

August 2019 September 2019 October 2019 Upcoming in 2019

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Saturday, August 17, 2019
Carol Porter Celebration Dance
7 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church
5533 16th Street North, Arlington, VA 22205
Music by Waverley Station: David Knight, fiddle and
Liz Donaldson, piano
Admission: RSCDS Members: $20; Non-members: $25; Students: $10

Saturday, 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

Saturday-Sunday, August 31 and September 1, 2019
The Virginia Scottish Games
Participation dancing each morning at our tent
Scottish Country Dance Party each day at 2 p.m.
Videos and crib notes
Great Meadow, 5089 Old Tavern Road, The Plains, VA

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Friday, September 13, 2019
Challenge Class
with teacher Margaret Grandine
The class is intended for experienced dancers who want to be challenged and work on their own dancing. Energy level will be intense; walk-throughs minimal.
Truro Community Clubhouse, 4146 Elizabeth Lane, Annandale VA 22003
8 p.m. (shoes on!) to 10 p.m.
At least one musician, TBA
Suggested donation: $15 to cover facility and musician cost

Friday-Sunday, September 27-29, 2019
Scottish Weekend
Camp Louise, Cascade, MD
Teachers: Mervyn Short, Jen Schoonover, and Geoffrey Selling
Musicians: Laird Brown, Elke Baker, Judi Nicholson, Liz Donaldson, Dave Wiesler, Terry Traub, Marty Taylor, Ralph Gordon, Dan Emery

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Saturday, October 12, 2019
Frederick 25th Anniversary Masquerade Party (PDF)
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

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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