Royal Scottish Country Dance Society
Dance Calendar Year 2015 - 2016
In addition to regular weekly classes
in greater Seattle, listed below are many other events happening in
greater Puget Sound. Contacts for other dance groups in the
Northwest can be found on the Nearby Groups and Links page.
2013-14 Core List
Non-published - The 'Compleat
Non-published - Ft. Worden 40th Anniversary - '
Seattle Rubies' by Irene Paterson
Non-published - Ft. Worden 2015 - 'Hooked
on Bells' by Irene
Paterson honoring Rachel & Dillip of the Seattle Branch.
page of this website provides you general class information, locations and
fees. If you are looking for a scholarship to one of our workshops
go to the
As events are scheduled we will post them as soon
as possible. Check back often.
Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 (Thurs.) -
Wenatchee Class meets at 6:30 PM. See the
Classes page for further information.
Oct. 4 (Sun.) - Challenge Class
begins this date at U Heights Rm. 109 from 1 -
3 PM. See Classes page for further
information. This class meets 1 time per month
on the first Sunday.
Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 (Sun.) - Redmond Classes
are from 6 - 8 PM. Lea M. teaches this
group. See the Classes page for further
note: the Oct. 4 class is cancelled.
Oct. 6,13, 20, 27 (Tues.) - U
Heights Center Class begins with Ian Sullivan
108, from 8:00 - 9:55 PM. All are welcome. More on
Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28 (Wed.) - Lake
Forest Park Classes meet from 7:15 to 9:30pm.
Further information on the Classes Page.
Oct. 17 (Sat.) - First
Fall Branch monthly party at the Mercer Is.
Congregational Church,CCMI, at 7:30 pm. Come and
celebrate with us all as we begin our fall classes.
This is our 'membership renewal by' evening, so
if you do your renewal at the door or have done it
already this year, your evening
cost is just $7. Better yet, do it before by going
to the Membership page, print the forms, and mail to
Meredith so she won't have a huge line at the door.
Marcia and the Backup Clan will be playing this
event. The program cues are
Oct. 16-18 (Fri.-Sun.) - 40th
Anniversary Ball and Workshop for RSCDS San
Diego, with Muriel Johnstone from Pitlochry,
Scotland and Judi Nicolson from Houston Tx
If you are in southern
CA in October, consider an excellent event there.
Oct. 24 (Sat.) - Annual
Bellingham Ball at the Majestic Ballroom, 1027 North
Bellingham, WA starting at 5:30 pm. Dance to
the music of Calum MacKinnon, Debby Benton Grosjean,
Andy Imbrie, and Ginny Snowe. Reception and light buffet with a 6:30pm Grand
Ball March. Dances and fees listed on their
Oct. 24 (Sat.) - Southwest WA
Fall Dance for those headed to lower WA State this
date. Music by Guinevere Saemger
and Maggie Hannahs. See their website for
Oct. 31 - Nov. 1 - RSCDS Medicine
Hat Branch Workshop & Ball, Alberta, Canada.
Here is a great new opportunity to dance with our
northern friends. Talk to Elinor about this if
you are interested. Here is their
Nov. 13 - 15 (Fri. - Sun.) -
RSCDS San Francisco Branch celebrates its 50th
Anniversary at the Asilomar Conference Grounds,
Pacific Grove, CA, USA. Located at
the Monterey Peninsula this is a unique setting for
Scottish dancing. The Workshop and Ball musicians
are Fiddlesticks & Ivory, Judi Nicolson and Andy
Imbrie, with teachers Jimmie Hill, Ruth Jappy,
Elaine Brunken, Jeff Corrigan and Alan Twhigg.
Details and application and registration are at
website for you.
Nov. 21 (Sat.) - Seattle monthly
dance party at the Congregational Church Mercer Is.,
at 6:00 pm.
Music will be 'Best of the Bands' for the
We will have a potluck dinner before the dance at 6:00 and
begin dancing at 7:30pm. Bring your favorite
dish and join us. The program cues are
Dec. 12 (Sat.) - Our Christmas Ceilidh will be at the Mercer Is.
Congregational Church, CCMI, at 7:30 pm.
Come and celebrate with our silent auction, and dance to
the 'Best of the Bands'. Bring your favorite
holiday snacks to share. Dance cues and
the evening are
Dec. 13 (Sun.) - Gleneagles Ball
in Vancouver B.C. beginning at 1:20 PM.
Program and more on their website.
Calendar Year Future Notices
1-23 Seattle Branch Annual Burns Night celebration
and dance at CCMI, with live music, beginning at 7:00pm.
2-20 Seattle Branch Monthly Dance will be at
Cedar Valley Grange, in the afternoon, followed by a
Portland Workshop and Ball - Save the Date.
3-19 Vancouver B.C. Heather Ball - Music by Nicol
McLaren & the Glencraig Scottish Dance Band from
Scotland & Judi Nicolson from Texas.