April 17, 2012

The Birmingham Square Dance Association will be hosting a “Red Carpet” affair April 5 & 6th 2013 at the Pell City Civic Centre, see the advertisement below; book now to avoid disappointment. The host hotel listed as TBA in the ad has since been decided and will be Hampton Inn 220 Vaughan Lane Pell City, AL 35125 Phone (205) 814-3000 Please ... read more

Paul Place Memorial Dance

May 27, 2009

[caption id="attachment_294" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Callers and Cuers at the Paul Place Memorial Dance"][/caption] More than 11 squares attended a Paul Place Memorial Dance on May 2, 2009 hosted by the Dixie Squares in Daytona Beach, Florida. Host caller John Swindle opened the dance with “God Bless the USA” and the pledge of a... read more


August 17, 2008

The 57th Annual National Square Dance Convention was held on June 25,26, and 27 in Wichita, Kansas. The Kansas Square Dancers mounted a bid four years ago to hold the convention this year. The convention moves around the country, selected four years in advance. We already know that in 2009 we will he in Long Beach, California, then in 2010 Louisvi... read more

Paul Place and Traveling Hoedowners Update

July 17, 2008

Paul Place Photo's courtesy of Michael and Alice Craft of the Traveling Hoedowners. Click on photo to see enlargement. Traveling Hoedowners News by Alice Craft Some of you may be familiar with Paul Place & The Traveling Hoedowners’ Mainstream and Plus Reference DVDs which were reviewed in this magazine recently (http://squaredancemagazine.c... read more

Jim Pead’s Rovin Corner

November 6, 2007

YOUR ROVIN’ CORNERS Jim and Betsy travel across the US and around the world, dancing and promoting dancing. Each month we share with you our experiences and thoughts. This month we want to talk about square dancing in California and Texas and “giving” in square dancing plus some special dances.   The holiday season is upon us. Thanksgiving ... read more