Calendar of Special Dances for Single or Solo Dancers
OH – June 5, 2013 – Summer Spectacular Dance. Sponsored by: Bucks & Does Singles. Community Congregational Church, 470 Havens Corners Rd, Gahanna, OH (near Columbus). Caller: Ken Bower. Cuer: Chuck Berry. 7:30 – 10:00 pm. (Early rounds at 7:00 pm.) Cost: $7.00 per person. Contact: Velma Doyle, 614-837-6974. E-mail: email@example.com. Web site: www.BucksAndDoesSingles.com.
WA -- June 14 & 15, 2013 -- A Weekend in WINE COUNTRY. Sponsored by: Blue Mountain Council. Three Rivers Convention Center, 7016 West Grandridge Blvd., Kennewick, WA. Caller: Jerry Junk, NE. Cuer: Karen & Dick Fisher. Cost: $35 per person. Contact: Merri Anne Huber, (541) 861-9055. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: Washington State Association. Hotel Hilton Garden Inn, 701 N. Young Street, Kennewick, WA 993336 Phone: (509) 735-4600 (walking time from convention center is 4 minutes).
UT - June 21 - 22, 2013 - Annual Festival. Sponsored by: SSDU (Single Square Dancers of Utah). Columbus Center, 2530 So. 500 East, Salt Lake City, UT. Caller: Duane Woodmamsee. Friday Dance: 7:00 - 9:45 pm.
Saturday: 1:00 – 4:00 pm – Workshops; 6:00 – 7:00 pm - Advance; 7:00 -9:45 pm – Dance. Cost: Pre-Registration - $20.00 per person until June 16; $25.00 at door. Singles and Married welcome. Contact: Carol Peterson 801-292-1354. E-mail: email@example.com
CO – June 27, 2013 – Stragglers Train-In to 62 National Square Dance Convention Dance. Sponsored by: Rocky Tops Square Dance Club. Clements Community Center, 1580 Yarrow St. Lakewood, CO (Wadsworth & Colfax - one block west, one block north). Rounds – 7:30 pm; Squares– 8:00 pm. Mainstream, 2 rounds between tips. Caller: Dennis Farrar, AZ. Cuer: Justin Judd del Sol. Square dance attire is recommended. Cost: $6 per person; $7 per guest. Contact: Joy Chichester, 720-381-7768. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Anne Somervill, email@example.com Web site: www.squaredancing.com/rockytops
OK - June 26-29, 2013 - 62nd National Square Dance Convention, Oklahoma City, OK
MD -- July 18 - 20, 2013 - 50th Star Spangled Banner Festival. Sponsored by: MDSDF (Mason Dixon Square Dance Federation). Hunt Valley Inn, Hunt Valley, Maryland 21031. Callers: Tom Miller, Bill Harrison, Ron Libby, Tim Marriner, Steve Kopman. Cuers: Wayne & Barbara Blackford, Steve & Irene Bradt, Curt & Tammy Warlock. Cost: $45.00 per person. Solo Friendly - Solo program will include: Solo meeting room, Dance Thursday Night with National Caller followed by Ice Cream Social. On Friday at noon there will be a Spaghetti luncheon in the McCormick Suite. Small fee for the dinner to defray costs. Web site: http://www.marylandsquaredancing.com/pdfs/2013-SSBF-Flyer.pdf
MO – August 29 – September 1, 2013 – 43rd National Singles Dance-A-Rama – Gateway to Dancing! Sponsored by: SSDUSA. Renaissance Airport Hotel, St. Louis, MO. Callers: Mike Hogan, NE; Tom Miller, PA; Shane Greer, OK; Tom Manning, Bob Asp and Doug & Don Sprosty. Cuers: Joe & Pat Hilton, MO; Cathy & Fred Fisher, AR; Natalie Sprosty, IA. Lines: Doug & Donna Riley, VA. Host hotel: Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel, 9801 Natural Bridge Road, St. Louis, MO. Room rate: $89 + tax per night – 1 – 4 persons per room. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org for general questions. Reg2013@ssdusa.org for registration questions. Web site: dar2013.ssdusa.org
FL - October 25 - 26, 2013 - 34th Annual Party-Rama. Hosted by the Florida Association of Single Square and Round Dancers. Historic Kenilworth Lodge Bed & Breakfast, 1610 Lakeview Drive, Sebring, FL. Callers: Red Bates and Randy Dougherty. Cuers: Joanne & Ken Helton. Mainstream - Advance level squares and Phase 2 - 4 rounds. Friday: 7:15 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.; Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., 7:15 p.m. - 10:15 p.m. Two after parties; everyone is asked to bring snacks for the refreshment table. Catered lunch on Saturday for $10 per person. $25 per person in advance; $30 at the door. Call 1-800-423-5939 and request the FASSRD rate. Please support the weekend by booking the square dance rate. Two dance halls and a meeting room may be comped based on the number of rooms booked at the FASSRD rate. Daily rates (double o ccupancy): $81.99 in the lodge; $91.99 for a cottage around the pool; $97.99 for an efficiency. Rates are per night, plus tax and include deluxe continental breakfast daily 6:30 - 9:00 a.m. Rates guaranteed until 10/10/13. Contact: 863-874-4522. E-mail: email@example.com