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

Download events flyer (PDF) - updated Oct. 25, 2017

December 2017 Upcoming in 2018


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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

Sunday-Monday, December 31, 2017 - January 1, 2018
SASMM 2017 Hogmanay Celebration
7:00 PM, Urbana Volunteer Fire Department, Urbana, MD
$15 Members, $20 non-Members
BYOB and a dish to share - fried chicken to be provided

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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 (PDF save-the-date)
7:30 p.m., The Durant Center, Alexandria, VA

Saturday, January 27, 2018
CSCD Burns Night Celebration (PDF save-the-date)
Music: Thistle House - David Knight, Fiddle, Dave Wiesler, Piano, Dan Emery, Pipes and Flute

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Dancing Achievement Award - deadline (PDF)
For dancers who want to take a short series of classes to improve their dance technique and get feedback from the RSCDS. The class will take place in the spring if enough people express interest by 1/31/2018.
Info: Ellie Briscoe, or 703 461 7383

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