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 2017 September 2017 Upcoming in 2017


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Saturday, August 19, 2017
Carol Porter Celebration Dance
2 p.m., Mount Vernon Unitarian Church
1909 Windmill Lane, Alexandria, VA 22307
Music: David Knight, fiddle and Melissa Running, piano
Admission: $20; students $10
Bring items to donate to the silent auction, or come prepared to bid on them! All proceeds to benefit Argyle Weekend.
Flyer and Cheat Sheet
Additional videos and crib sheet.


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Saturday-Sunday, September 2-3, 2017
Virginia Scottish Games
Great Meadow, The Plains, VA
With open participation dancing each day at
10:30 and 11:30 a.m., and 3 p.m.
Dance Party with participation dancing each day at 2 p.m.

September 15-17, 2017
Scottish Weekend
Timber Ridge Camp, High View, WV
Teachers: David Queen, Southport, UK; Robert McOwen, Boston, Mass.; Margaret Grandine, Washington, DC
Music: Elke Baker, Liz Donaldson, Dan Emery, Ralph Gordon, Becky Ross, Dave Wiesler


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Friday-Sunday, November 10-12, 2017
Argyle Weekend
Teachers: Helen Russell (UK) and Ellen Sears (NY)
Music: Thistle House with Laura Risk
Location: St. Stephen's & St. Agnes Lower School
400 Fontaine Street, Alexandria, 22302