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

May 2017 June 2017 Upcoming in 2017


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Saturday, May 13, 2017
Your Basic Tea Dance
2:00 p.m., St. Stephen's & St. Agnes Lower School
400 Fontaine Street, Alexandria, 22302
Music: Waverley Station - David Knight, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano
Admission: $20; students $10

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Mid-Maryland Celtic Festival
Mount Airy, MD

Monday, May 29, 2017
Baltimore May Dance Party
8 p.m., Catonsville Presbyterian Church
Music: Becky Ross (Fiddle) and Liz Donaldson (Piano) Admission: $5 drop-in fee


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Saturday, June 3, 2017
The Montpelier Gathering
2 p.m., Montpelier Center for the Arts
17205 Mountain Road, Montpelier, VA
Sponsored by the Charlottesville Scottish Country Dancers and
the Richmond Scottish Country Dancers

Music: Terpsichore - Elke Baker, fiddle and Liz Donaldson, piano

Friday-Saturday, June 23-25, 2017
A Capital Weekend
Academy of the Holy Cross
4920 Strathmore Avenue, Kensington, MD, 20895
Teacher: Steven Rusche
Music by Thistle House: Dave Wiesler, piano; David Knight, fiddle; and Dan Emery, pipes


Top of page Upcoming in 2017

Saturday, August 12, 2017
Annual Frederick Workshop and Dance
Walkersville Town Hall, Walkersville, MD
Class starts at 2:30: Potluck dinner starts at 5:00
Teacher: Janet Walker

Saturday, August 19, 2017
Carol Porter Celebration Dance

Saturday-Sunday, September 2-3, 2017
Virginia Scottish Games
Great Meadow, The Plains, VA

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

Friday-Sunday, November 10-12, 2017
Argyle Weekend
Teachers: Helen Russell (UK) and Ellen Sears (NY)
Music: Thistle House with Laura Risk