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 2019 Upcoming in 2020

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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, fiddle
Admission: Free!

Monday, December 9, 2019
SCDSW Class Holiday Party
Dance Instructions
8:00 p.m., NIH Building T-39, Bethesda, MD
Music: Becky Ross, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano
Admission: Free!

Monday, December 16, 2019
Baltimore Class Holiday Party
Dance Instructions
8:00 p.m., Catonsville Presbyterian Church
Music: Marty Taylor, flute and concertina and Liz Donaldson, piano
Admission: Free!

Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Northern Virginia Holiday Dance Party
7:30 p.m., The Woman's Club of Arlington, 700 S. Buchanan St., Arlington, VA
Music: Becky Ross, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano
Devisors: Ellie Briscoe and Maria Ward
Admission: free for those who have paid trimester tuition; $8 for all others

Tuesday, December 31, 2019
SASMM 2019 Hogmanay Celebration
7:00 p.m.-midnight, Hampton Inn, 5311 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD
Live band, Ceilidh dancing, and Scottish Dinner
Sign up here!

Tuesday, December 31, 2019-Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Delaware Valley Hogmanay
8:30 p.m., Germantown Friends School Field House, Philadelphia, PA
Music: James MacQueen, Mara Shea & Dave Wiesler
Admission: RSCDS Members $40.00, Non-RSCDS members $45.00, Students $15.00, Spectators and under age 13 $5.00

Top of page Upcoming in 2020

Saturday, January 4, 2020
Welcome the New Year Dance
1-4 p.m., Glen Echo Town Hall, Glen Echo, MD
Check back for dance program
Music: Becky Ross, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano
Admission: $20 (Glen Echo residents free)
Chili Feed right after the dance at Guy and Susan's

Saturday, April 25, 2020
2020 Capital Weekend Workshop and Ball
Walkersville Town Hall, Walkersville, MD
Stay Tuned for updates on music and teacher!