Sail Sets Advanced Square Dance Club

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We "Spin the Windmill and Cast a Shadow"

The Sail Sets primarily dance the Advanced list of Modern Square Dancing.
Tips are a mix of Plus, A-1, A-2 and C-1 as appropriate.
We dance on Tuesdays from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. from early October to mid May
The dance location is Grosvenor-Wentworth Park School
Downing Street, Rockingham, Nova Scotia
Park at the back of the parking lot (drive along the left side of the school).
Walk around the back of the school to the entrance door.

Caller and Contact: Dottie Welch
415 Conrad Road, Lawrencetown, NS, Canada, B2Z 1S3

Fall opening dance on October 10, 2023
Halloween Dance on October 24, 2023 (no dance on October 31)
Christmas Dinner and Dance on December 12, 2023
First dance in 2024 on January 2, 2024
Dance cancelled on January 16 due to weather
Valentine Dance on February 13, 2024
Saint Patrick's Dance on March 7, 2024
No dance due to School Break on March 14, 2024
No dance due to CALLERLAB on March 26, 2024
Ending Dinner and Dance on May 14, 2024

Christmas Dance, December 2014

Saint Patrick's Dance, March 2013

Sail Sets Club History

The Sail Sets formed out of an Advanced Class that began dancing in the fall of 1984.
The teacher and caller has always been Dottie Welch.
In 1984 she had just completed her first summer at Caller's College with Gloria Roth
and was ready to try her wings with a new club and simultaneously two squares of dancers were ready to learn Advanced.

The name "Sail Sets" was chosen because "A-1", the first Advanced program,
forms part of a clever sail boat design featured on the Club's badge, created by founding club member Bob Fowler.