Upcoming Events in the Calgary Area
St Giles 35th Anniversary Workshop (Sat Mar 10- Sun Mar 11)
This year’s teachers are Richard Bennett (BC), Fiona Miller (AB) and Bernadette Thill (AB). Music will be provided by Ron Krug, Dennis Orr and Scott Duncan. Early bird rates are valid until Feb 1, 2018. Please see workshop brochure for prices, times, locations and hotel details as well as registration.
Registration Brochure: workshop brochure 2018 St. Giles
Short program: St. Giles short version
Edmonton Workshop (Fri Feb 16- Sat Feb 18, 2018)
Join us for our 48th annual workshop at the Chateau Lacombe Hotel. Workshop teachers are Elaine Brunken, Missouri, USA, Jean Wagstaff, BC, Canada, and Tim Wilson, California, USA. Our musicians will be Kathy Fraser Collins (Piano), ON, Canada, Fred Collins (Drums), ON, Canada, with guests: Judi Nicholson (Fiddle), Texas, USA and Neil Barron (Accordian), Yorkshire, England.For more information see our website
2018 ball weekend registration
Red Deer Workshop (Apr 6-8, 2018)
The Red Deer Scottish Country Dancers are busy preparing for our 2018 spring workshop which will be held on April 6, 7 and 8. For the first time we are going to hold the ceilidh, the classes and the ball at the Radisson Hotel, 6500 67 Street, Red Deer. The hotel offers excellent accommodation, a hot breakfast buffet, and indoor pool, fitness room, steam room, games room, parking and Wi-Fi, all under the same roof.
Rebecca Blackhall Peters and Betsy Brydon will conduct classes at the social and challenge levels. Music for the ball will be provided by Ron Krug and Dennis Orr.
We are looking forward to a great workshop and we hope that you will join us.
Snowdrop Social” on Saturday February 17, 2018
The Comox Valley Scottish Country Dancers invite you to our “Snowdrop Social” on Saturday February 17, 2018.
Please come and join us for lunch, dancing and tea at the Florence Filberg Centre Rotary Hall in Courtenay.
The cost is $20 per person, paid at the door.
For details, map, cheat sheets etc., please see web page:
Let us know if you plan to come, so that we can make sure you are well fed!
Hoping to see you soon…
Aloha Winter Weekend (Feb 16-18)
Scottish Country Dancing in Hawaii! What a perfect spot for a weekend!
Heather Ball, Vancouver (Saturday, March 17)
This year’s Heather Ball in Vancouver has Muriel Johnstone as our prime musician, so we are hoping that lots of dancers will want to come for the weekend!
Billets are available for the asking, also the Coast Hotel (a few short blocks away) may be able to provide a special rate. Tickets are $80 for the ball on Saturday, $20 for the concert on Sunday or $95 for both events.
Brochure: Heather Ball
Saskatchewan Workshop, Moose Jaw SK (Sept 28-30)
All level class: Fiona Miller, Lethbridge, AB
Beginners Class: Bev Will Saskatoon, SK and Mike Blanchard Moose Jaw, SK
Musicians: Ron Krug Winnipeg, MB Dennis Orr Medicine Hat, AB Scott Duncan Calgary,
Brochure: REGISTRATION FORM COMBINED