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Feb
4
Tue
Wellington Region Summer Dancing 2020 @ Old Government Building
Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

On the front lawn

Student Common room if wet – access via Stout Street door

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Feb
11
Tue
Wellington Region Summer Dancing 2020 @ Old Government Building
Feb 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

On the front lawn

Student Common room if wet – access via Stout Street door

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Jul
4
Sat
Linden Annual Dance 2020 @ Ngaio Town Hall
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm

Music by the Saltire Band – Mary and Duncan McDonald, Jason Morris, Heather Elder

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Jul
25
Sat
Upper Hutt Welcome Back Dance 2020 @ Wesley Centre
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm

Light refreshments at 6pm, dancing starting at 6:30pm

Music by Lynne Scott, Mary McDonald and Heather Elder

Download the 2020 Upper Hutt Welcome Back Dance Programme

Download the 2020 Upper Hutt Crib Sheet

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Jul
26
Sun
2020 Workshop: The music will tell you what to do @ Lynne’s Music Studio
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The music will tell you what to do: A Workshop for dancers and interested musicians

You are invited to a workshop with Lynne Scott, the RSCDS NZ Branch Music Adviser. Lynne will demonstrate how music for Scottish Country Dancing is organised to match the dances, and discuss what to listen for to inform your dancing. No question is too silly!

Musicians will have the opportunity to try a dance set under Lynne’s expert tuition. A piano is available.

Afternoon tea provided.

Please call Lynne to confirm your attendance: 04 5650164

Download The music will tell you what to do workshop 2020 details

Find out about Lynne’s 2019 workshop which Johnsonville club members Liz Hands, Désirée Patterson and Helen Thompson attended.

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Aug
13
Thu
Ngaio Winter Dinner Dance 2020 @ Khandallah Presbyterian Church Hall
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm

Celebrate Winter with in style!

7.00pm – dinner 7.30pm

Catering by Save the Children (as their fundraiser)

Followed by dancing with live music by Aileen Logie

$32 per person

Reserve your place now by phoning 9776166 or emailing name/s of those attending to Moira Scott and making payment by Sunday 9 August 2020.

  • Internet banking (ANZ Manners Street 11-7200 0095069-11 with your LAST NAME and INITIAL and DINNER in the reference columns) OR
  • by cheque (made out to Ngaio Scottish Country Dance Club) mailed to Ngaio SCD Club Treasurer, Bruce Jones, 7 Perth Street, Ngaio Wellington 6035 Email Bruce

Any enquiries to: Moira Scott 0272449080 or Andrea Lynch 9733094 (evenings)

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Aug
25
Tue
Daytime dancing for advanced dancers @ St John’s Anglican Church Hall
Aug 25 @ 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm

These sessions will provide independent dancers with the opportunity for dancing in the afternoon with people from other clubs as well as their own.

It is for those who would enjoy learning new dances and harder formations that they may not encounter at club. Dances will be walked if required.

Please bring your own water bottle. St Johns is on the hill six minutes’ walk from the Johnsonville train station and bus hub.

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Sep
5
Sat
CANCELLED Lower Hutt Annual Dance 2020 @ Knox- St Columba's Church Hall
Sep 5 @ 7:30 pm

CANCELLED due to Covid-19 Level 2 restrictions

Music: Aileen Logie, Hilary Ferral, Jason Morris and Terry Bradshaw

Download the 2020 Lower Hutt Annual Dance Programme

Download the 2020 Lower Hutt Crib Sheet

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Sep
8
Tue
Daytime dancing for advanced dancers @ St John’s Anglican Church Hall
Sep 8 @ 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm

These sessions will provide independent dancers with the opportunity for dancing in the afternoon with people from other clubs as well as their own.

It is for those who would enjoy learning new dances and harder formations that they may not encounter at club. Dances will be walked if required.

Please bring your own water bottle. St Johns is on the hill six minutes’ walk from the Johnsonville train station and bus hub.

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Sep
15
Tue
General daytime dancing @ St John’s Anglican Church Hall
Sep 15 @ 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm

The focus of these sessions will be on popular dances, including some from upcoming dance programmes.

Although the dances will be walked and taught, they will best suit those of intermediate level and above who know the common formations, including reels of three, reels of four, allemande, double triangles, reel/jig poussette, grand chain, figure of 8 across and on sides, and ladies’ chain, and can instantly identify corner positions.

Please bring your own water bottle. St Johns is on the hill six minutes’ walk from the Johnsonville train station and bus hub.

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