|Posted on August 30, 2013 at 5:30 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!
September 1 - Square Dance, 8 PM - Stark County Fair at Jr Fair Food Stand - starkcountyfair.com/schedule/detailed-fair-schedule/
September 7, 7:00-10:00 PM - Line, Round & Square Dance - Olivedale Senior Center, Lancaster - Details
September 7 & 21, 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.
September 8, 7:30-10:00 PM - Wayne County Rural Youth Square and Line Dance with live music during the Wayne County Fair - Coliseum at Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster - www.waynecountyruralyouth.org/
September 10, 8:00-10:00 PM - Northside Square Dance - Dance to old time live music. Celebrate National Square Dance month with the master of Kentucky running set, Peter Rogers. Peter, who grew up in eastern Kentucky, is an authority on traditional Kentucky dance. He'll be presenting the renowned Kentucky running set and other dances. All dances taught; no dance experience required. Beer drinkers welcome. $5-10 donation to caller. Northside Tavern, 4163 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45223 Facebok Event
September 14, 6:00-9:00 PM - House Raising Hoe Down - To benefit Habitat for Humanity of Marion County. 6:00 p.m. Advance tickets $25, $35 couple and $40 a family. At door $5 additional. Square and line dancing by John Wargowsky, Chuck Wagon dinner, games, costume contest, prizes, silent auction. Family friendly event! Marion Christian Center in Marion - Details - Facebook Event
September 20, 7:00-10:00 PM - Ashland County Fair Square Dance at the Byers Building - Fair Website
September 21, 7:00 PM - New Franklin Community Association Square Dance with Steve Moff calling. At St John's Lutheran Church at the corner of Rts 172 & 183, New Franklin. Cost is $5 for those 13 & older. Refreshments will be available.
September 28, 7:30-11:00 PM - Cardington Square, Round and Line Dancing - 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
September 28 - 7:00-10:00 PM - Heritage Barn Dance (Square Dance with live music and Valerie Norman calling) at Malabar Farm State Park, 4050 Bromfield Road. Lucas, OH
Multiple dates - Columbus Contra Dancing - www.bigscioty.com/
Many dates - Northeast Ohio Contradances - www.neohiocontradance.org/
Numerous dates - Cincinnati Contra Dancing - cincinnaticontradance.org/schedule.htm
September-May - Toldeo/Bowling Green area Contra/Square Danincg by the Northwest Ohio Traditional Music and Dance - notmad.org/
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!