Hey all you Port Townsend square dancers. The ultimate square dance weekend is coming up on November 8, 9, and 10th. Three days of public dances, calling, dancing, playing and singing workshops, food, and accommodations at the wild and wonderful Fort Flagler State Park here in Jefferson County.
The event is Dare to be Square. This annual event as occurred in Los Angeles, Oakland, Seattle, Portland and Vancouver over the past 8 years. This year, it is right here in rural Jefferson County. Dare to be Square offers any participant a chance to learn traditional calling from masters (Larry Edelman, T Claw, Tony Mates, and others). Two full days of workshops means you dance while you learn! Work trades and a limited number of scholarships are available.
Call Dave Thielk for details 360-602-1270 or visit http://www.daretobesquarewest.org/
Please tell anyone that you think might be interested in in engaging in a regional (west coast) dance community. The workshop schedule should be posted soon. Day passes are also available.