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May 2013 Square, Round and Line Dancing Opportunities in Ohio

Posted on April 30, 2013 at 7:15 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 sometimes 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!


May 4 & 18, 8:00-11:00 PM - Martinsburg Square Dances with live music- Martinsburg Activity Center 1/4 mile west of Martinsburg on Rt. 62. Cost is $5 at the door and food and drinks are available. Summer Schedule will be June 1, July 6 and August 17

May 10, 7:00-10:00 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)

May 10-12 - Special Mini Dance Weekend - Wyoming Fine Arts Center, 322 Wyoming Ave, Wyoming, Ohio 45215 (Cincinnati) Free Weekend: Donations would be appreciated to help pay the talent!Bring a Snack to share in the evenings!   Facebook Event SCHEDULE IS DIRECTLY BELOW
Friday, May 10, 8:00- 11:00 PM Waltzing with the Queen City Waltz Consortium
Saturday, May 11,
* 11:00am-1:00pm: Square Dance With The Rabbit Hash String Band and Friends
* 1:30-4:30pm: Contras with: The Ripples and Terry Doyle
* 8:00pm-1:30am: Contras with: Cosmic Otters and Rachel Shapiro
Sunday, May 12, 12:00-3:00pm: Advanced Contras with: Cosmic Otters and Rachel Shapiro

May 11,  8:00-11:00 PM - Round and square dance music provided by the Hand Picked Band with Gary Woods calling the square dances. There will be cake walks, door prizes and the kitchen will be open with sandwiches and drinks. $5.00 - Tunnel Hill Community Center, 112 E Maple St, Stone Creek, OH

May 11 - Northwest Ohio Traditional Music and Dance (Square and Contra Dancing in Rossford) -

May 11, 7:00-10:00 PM - Line, Round & Square Dance - Olivedale Senior Center, Lancaster - Details

May 11-12 - May Apple Stomp (Contra Dancing) - Wagon Wheeler Square Dance Hall, Jackson, Ohio - Details

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

May 14, 8:00-10:00 PM - Northside Square Dance - Bring your feet and musical instruments! Join the dancers on the floor or the old-time band onstage! Frank Jenkins (Berea, Ky) calls lively, fun dances for all ages and abilities.. All dances taught; no dance experience required. Beer-drinkers welcome. $5 donation to caller. Northside Tavern, 4163 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45223  Facebok Event


May 25 - 7:00-10:00 PM - Spring Barn Dance (Square Dance with live music by the Back Porch Swing Band and calling by Tom McConahay) at Malabar Farm State Park, 4050 Bromfield Road. Lucas, OH


Multiple dates - Columbus Contra Dancing -


Many dates - Northeast Ohio Contradances -


Numerous dates - Cincinnati Contra Dancing -


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!


Categories: Square Dance, Line & Round Dance, Fun With People

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