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April 2012 Square, Round and Line Dancing Opportunities in Ohio

Posted on April 2, 2012 at 3:50 PM

Here is a listing of hoedown (traditional) square, round and line dance opportunities I provided to members of the Square, Round and Line Dancing in Ohio group on Facebook. Check back since sometime I learn about dances after this is first posted. I am supplementing this community on my web site to accomodate people not on Facebook. You are welcome to join my site to fully participate in this evolving community. You are welcome to invite others to join the group on Facebook and my site!

April 6, 7-10 PM - Square Dance with live music by the Back Porch Swing Band at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors, 200 Sunrise Center Drive, Zanesville, Ohio 43701 (small admission fee)


April 7, 7:00-10:00 PM - Sebastian Calvin Square and Line Dance Benefit for Mision Trip, Paradise United Church of Christ - 10020 New Buffalo Rd Canfield, Ohio 44406 Facebook Event listing

April 7, 8:30-11:00 PM - Square Dance at Nimishillen Grange, Louisville - Map


April 11 & 25, 7:00-10:00 PM - Square Dance with live music by the Back Porch Swing Band at the Marietta VFW, 319 Pike Street, Marietta, Ohio 45750 (small admission fee)


April 13, 8:00 PM-12:00 AM - Square Dance with live music at Ole Zim’s Wagon Shed; 1375 North State Route 590, Gibsonburg, Ohio 43431 - Details

April 13, 7:30-10:30 PM - All Soles Contra Dancing, Columbus, Details


April 14, 9:00 PM-12:00 AM - Square dance with live music Grafton Township Fire Department in Belden - Map


April 14 - Northwest Ohio Traditional Music and Dance (Square and Contra Dancing in Rossford) -


April 14 & 28, 8:00-11:00 PM - Line and Square Dance at Bayard Grange, Minerva, Map, Admission is $5 for those 13 and over. Refreshments are available.


April 14 & 28, 8:00-11:00 PM - Martinsburg Square Dances with live music - Community Hall 1/4 mile west of Martinsburg on Rt. 62. Cost is $5 at the door and food and drinks are available.

April 14, 7:30-11:00 PM - Contra Dancing in Athens, Ohio (Shade Community Center) - Details

April 21, 8:00-11:00 PM - Robertsville Grange Square Dance, 2658 Robertsville Ave SE Robertsville - It is 5 dollars at the door. Will be light refreshments. Can park at Grange or church parking lot.

April 21 & 29 - Big Scioty Contra Dance (Columbus) -

April 27, 6:30-9:30 PM - Homegrown 4-Him 4-H Club 10th Annual Square Dance, Silent Auction and Bake Sale, The Church at Polaris Auditorium, 2150 Gemini Place, Columbus - PDF Flyer

April 28, 7:30-11:00 PM - Cardington Square, Round and Line Dancing with live music - Cardington American Legion, 307 Park Ave, Cardington, OH - Beverages, sandwiches, salads, homemade pies, soups and snacks are available and the doors open at 6:30. The cost at the dance is $8.00 for adults, 13 to 17 is $3.00, 12 and under is free. Map


April 28, 7:30-10:00 PM - LIVE Old Time Music for Traditional Squares! This is an all-square-dance event. No previous dance experience required; all dances taught by Russ Childers. Pass the word -- join us and help restore the tradition of community dancing in Northside. $7 adults. 4222 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45223 - Facebook Event

April 28 - 7:00-10:00 PM - Wildlife Barn Dance (Square Dance with live music) at Malabar Farm State Park, 4050 Bromfield Road. Lucas, OH

April 28 - 6:00-10:00 PM - Country Dance Fundraiser (includes square dancing and clogging) - Amelita Mirolo Barn at 4395 Carriage Hill Lane, Upper Arlington OH 43220 - Details

April 28, 8:00-11:00 PM (instruction at 7:30 PM) - Wayne County Rural Youth Square and Line Dance with live music - Sheep Arena at Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster -

April 28, 8:00-10:30 PM (beginner session at 7:15 PM) - Free Contra Dance at Denison University - Experienced dancers are needed and encouraged to help bring Contra Dancing to Denison University! [this is a VERY worthy endeavor!!] Admission is FREE! A special dance will be held Saturday, April 28 in the Welsh Hills Room in the Burton D. Morgan Center at Denison University. Michael Hamilton will call and Gallimaufry will make the music. Beginner session starting at 7:15, dancing 8-10:30pm. Directions: Park in the underground parking garage on Denison's campus. The Burton Morgan center is on the east side of the garage, and they will have signs in the elevator and in the stairwells. Map of Campus (PDF) Those with a GPS can just set their destination as 200 Ridge Rd, Granville, OH.

April 28, 8:00 PM-12:00 Midnight - Square and Round Dance to benefit the Mt. Sterling Public Library. Helds at the Mt. Sterling American Legion Hall - Facebook Event

Many dates - Northeast Ohio Contradances -


I continue to welcome information about additional dances throughout the state. Please complete the Contact Me form to submit dances for me to publicize or if you wish to contact me about organizing and/or scheduling your own dance. I also welcome your comments below. Thanks all!


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