Public Dances Calendar

  • Tuesday, January 6, 2009 7:09pm


Checkerboard Squares Dance Club: 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 4, beginner and brush-up square dance lessons at the Edmonds Masonic Hall, 515 Dayton St., Edmonds. First lesson is free, $5 per person thereafter. Info: 425-335-4671 or 425-778-8472.

Ballroom dance: 1 p.m. 1st &4th Fridays. Fox trot, polka, tango or waltz to the sounds of the Astoria Combo, at the South County Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave., Edmonds. Admission: $3 donation at the door. Info: 425-488-0142 or 425-402-1762.

Mill Creek

Sky Valley Whirlwinds Club: 8 p.m. 2nd Saturdays, square dancing at TriWay Grange Hall, 35th and Seattle Hill Road, Mill Creek. Pre-rounds at 7:30 p.m. Cost: $5. Info: 360-794-8240.


Skandia Folkdance Society: 7:30 p.m. 1st &3rd Fridays. Scandinavian music and dance at the Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Class starts at 7:30 p.m.; dancing at 8:30 p.m. Cost: Skandia members $7, guests $9. Info: or 206-784-7470.

Sno-King International Folk Dance Society: 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, lessons and dances at Cedar Valley Grange Hall, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost: $5 nonmembers, $3 members. Info: 425-454-6529 or 425-889-0541.

Ballroom dance: 7 p.m. 2nd Saturdays. Strictly Ballroom hosts an evening of elegant ballroom music at the Hayloft Dance Hall, 15320 35th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Couples and singles welcome. Required dress code: elegant, semi-formal. Doors open at 7 p.m., beginners dance lesson at 7:30 p.m.; dance 8-11 p.m. Admission: $12 per person. Info: 425-776-4007 or

Dudes &Dolls Square Dance Club dances: 8-10:30 p.m. 2nd, 4th &5th Fridays, meets at Cedar Valley Grange Hall, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Singles and couples welcome. Info: 425-742-6334 or 425-774-6574.

Whirlybirds Square Dance Club: 7:30 p.m. 3rd Saturdays, meets at The Hayloft, 15320 35th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Hearing enhancement available. Lessons 7:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays. Info: 425-337-6171.

North Seattle

Freewheelers Square Dance Club: 7–10 p.m. 1st &3rd Sundays, at Lake City Community Center, 12531 28th Ave. NE, Seattle. Singles and couples welcome. Beginners’ classes from 7–9 p.m. Wednesdays, at Bitter Lake Community Center, 13035 Linden Ave. N., Seattle, open to both singles and couples, new students being accepted for two more weeks. Info: 425-673-0858 or 425-337-5441 or e-mail: or

Lake City Contra &Old Time Country Dance: 8-11 p.m. Thursdays, dance to live music at the Lake City Community Center, 12531 28th Ave. NE, Seattle. Cost: $8 adults, $5 students &seniors; first time free to new participants. Free dance skills workshop also hosted at 7:30 p.m. 1st Thursdays. Info:

Waltz Etcetera: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays. Themed dance events featuring waltz, blues, Latin, swing, zydeco, and others, with classes beforehand, at the Lake City Community Center, 12531 28th Ave. NE, Seattle. Cost: $5 per person. Info:


Scottish country dancing: Wednesdays, no partner needed, at Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. Info: 425-438-8977.


Ballroom dance: 1-3 p.m. Wednesdays, dancing with a live band. Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell. Cost: $4. Info: 425-487-2441.

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