Square Dance Links
Square Dance Conventions
56th (2007) National Square Dance Convention - Charlotte NC - June 27-30, 2007
57th (2008) National Square Dance Convention - Wichita KS - June 25-29, 2008
58th (2009) National Square Dance Convention - Long Beach CA - June 24-27, 2009
USA West Square Dance Convention - Pendleton OR - August 13-16, 2008
16th Canadian Square & Round Dance Convention - London, ON - July 17-19, 2008
17th Canadian Square & Round Dance Convention - Halifax, NS - July 29-31, 2010
Square Dance Portals
Click here for DOSADO.COM - The premier square dance portal on the web includes registries of clubs and callers, articles on many subjects, and links to lots of great resources.
Square Dance Teaching - squaredanceteaching.org was established in April 2002 to serve as a portal for the sharing of knowledge on square dance teaching.
Square Dance Associations, Federations, and Other Groups
The National Capital Area Square Dance Leaders Association is the oldest square dance leadership organization in the mid-Atlantic region. Jim has been a member since 1990.
The Washington Area Square Dance Leaders Association (WASCA) is an association of 90 or so square and round dance clubs in Maryland, DC, Northern Virginia, and West Virginia. Jim and Ann enjoy attending the WASCA Spring Festival in mid-March of each year.
CALLERLAB, the International Association of Square Dance Callers, is square dancing's professional leadership. CALLERLAB provides member services such as BMI/ASCAP licensing and liability insurance, maintains dance program lists and definitions, and provides accreditation and certification programs for callers, square dance teachers, and caller-coaches.
Legacy, the Leadership, Heritage and Communication Resource Center of the Square Dance Activity. Legacy is nolonger active but the site remains up for historic purposes.
The Lloyd Shaw Foundation Preserving America's Dance Heritage - dance camps, catalogue of dance music and materials.
United Square Dancers of America - The World's largest square dance organization is the only one of national scope organized and operated by dancers.
U. S. Handicapable Square Dance Association -With the motto of "Only for the Fun of it," USH promotes square dancing for handicapable (persons with developmental disabilities) dancers and holds conventions in even numbered years.
DelMarVa Square Dance Federation is a group of ten square and round dance in Delaware and clubs on the Maryland and Virginia eastern shores of the Chesapeake Bay.