Last updated: Monday September 18, 2017

Royal Scottish Country Dance Society - Southwest Washington State Branch

Welcome to the Home Page of

RSCDS - SWWS


Next Branch Event:

Oct 28

Fall Dance




Summer is Here!


Now that Summer has arrived, most area SCD dance classes are on vacation until September. The exception is Fit For Fall, open Tuesdays in August -- see the Calendar for more information. Keep checking the Classes page for updated class information as the Fall approaches. Until then, enjoy the Summer!


Upcoming Events:


Ceilidh For Canada 2017.People in Edinburgh Scotland celebrate Canada's 150th birthday.

RSCDS 2016 AGM Ball in Perth Scotland.Here is a taste of the largest Scottish dance in the world!


Also of Note:

OUR CLASS IN ACTION! Perhaps you've wondered what Scottish Country Dancing looks like? Well, now you can view a short video of our class dancing "Knit the Pocky".

(A "pocky" is a fingerless glove, worn to keep the hands warm while freeing the fingers for detailed tasks.)


SCD CLASS AND PERFORMANCE TEAM VIDEOS Here's a short video of members of the Vancouver WA class dancing a delightful jig, Black Donald (2nd Carnforth Coll.), at a retirement home in Januuary of 2011.

Here's a short video of The Vancouver USA SCD Performance Team dancing a medley of three dances: Alyth Burn, a jig (RSCDS Bk 3); Linnea's Strathspey, a strathspey (Tim Wilson, 2001); and Red House, a reel (RSCDS Bk 7). This video was taken at the Clark County Fair, Ridgefield, Washington, in August of 2008.


Links to Explore

*  Join our Branch! Click here to learn why.

*  More about SW Wa State Branch

*  Branch Calendar, quick view

*  Event Details (Local and West Coast)

*  A Bit about the Dancing

*  Demo Schedule

*  Class Information

*  Newsletters, Current and Archived

*  Local Friends of SCD

*  Maps

*  Links to Other SCD Sites

*  Photo Gallery

*  Books of dances, and other items available from our Branch.


Contact Information

For more information about classes, events, our dance group, scheduling a demonstration dance, or just about Scottish Country Dancing in general, send email to .

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