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Nov
18
Fri
Waikanae Final Night 2022 @ Kapakapanui School Hall
Nov 18 @ 7:30 pm

Music from The Cranberry Tarts

Guest MC: Catherine McCutcheon

  • Please bring your own water bottle
  • A light supper will be provided
  • All dances will be walked through once
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Nov
23
Wed
Upper Hutt Final Night 2022 @ Wesley Centre
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm

Music by Lynne Scott, Mary McDonald and Ann Goodbehere

Download the Upper Hutt Final Night 2022 Programme

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Nov
28
Mon
Johnsonville Tartan and Final Night 2022 @ Khandallah Town Hall
Nov 28 @ 7:30 pm

 

Music by Lynne Scott, Cassandra Bahr, Sam Berkahn

Download the Johnsonville Tartan & Final Night Programme

See the full dance instructions for My Golden Bear

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Dec
4
Sun
Capital City Social Afternoon Dancing @ Newtown School Hall
Dec 4 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

A fun afternoon of dancing for people of all ages and abilities with live music from Mary & Duncan McDonald with Gary Stratton

All dances walked

A particular welcome for those new to dancing

Parking in the school grounds

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Feb
13
Mon
2023 Beginners’ Class @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 13 @ 7:30 pm

Join us at dancing in 2023

Scottish Country Dancing is a fun way to get fit and make new friends – all with toe-tapping Celtic music!

We welcome you to our Beginners’ Classes on 13, 20 & 27 February, 7.30pm-9.30pm on Monday nights at Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Our classes suit all ages from teenagers and upwards.

First Class: Monday, 13 February

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come along then on the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm. Pay by cash at the door.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the three weeks and you’ll be up and dancing during the first evening.

  • This is social dancing and we all dance together and help each other
  • No partner is needed – come by yourself or with a friend
  • Wear soft shoes and light comfortable clothing
  • Just $5 for each class – pay by cash at the door

FREE for 2022 Johnsonville Scottish Country Dance Club members

Queries

To find out more, contact Robert on 021 163 9649 or email him or Rod/Kristin on 04 478 4948 or email them

Location

Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Two new dancers have kindly shared their experiences of being a new dancer at Johnsonville Club in 2020.

Find out more from Isabelle and Maggie about their first year of dancing

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners 2023 Poster

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

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Feb
20
Mon
2023 Beginners’ Class @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 20 @ 7:30 pm

Join us at dancing in 2023

Scottish Country Dancing is a fun way to get fit and make new friends – all with toe-tapping Celtic music!

We welcome you to our Beginners’ Classes on 13, 20 & 27 February, 7.30pm-9.30pm on Monday nights at Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Our classes suit all ages from teenagers and upwards.

First Class: Monday, 13 February

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come along then on the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm. Pay by cash at the door.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the three weeks and you’ll be up and dancing during the first evening.

  • This is social dancing and we all dance together and help each other
  • No partner is needed – come by yourself or with a friend
  • Wear soft shoes and light comfortable clothing
  • Just $5 for each class – pay by cash at the door

FREE for 2022 Johnsonville Scottish Country Dance Club members

Queries

To find out more, contact Robert on 021 163 9649 or email him or Rod/Kristin on 04 478 4948 or email them

Location

Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Two new dancers have kindly shared their experiences of being a new dancer at Johnsonville Club in 2020.

Find out more from Isabelle and Maggie about their first year of dancing

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners 2023 Poster

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

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Feb
27
Mon
2023 Beginners’ Class @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm

Join us at dancing in 2023

Scottish Country Dancing is a fun way to get fit and make new friends – all with toe-tapping Celtic music!

We welcome you to our Beginners’ Classes on 13, 20 & 27 February, 7.30pm-9.30pm on Monday nights at Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Our classes suit all ages from teenagers and upwards.

First Class: Monday, 13 February

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come along then on the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm. Pay by cash at the door.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the three weeks and you’ll be up and dancing during the first evening.

  • This is social dancing and we all dance together and help each other
  • No partner is needed – come by yourself or with a friend
  • Wear soft shoes and light comfortable clothing
  • Just $5 for each class – pay by cash at the door

FREE for 2022 Johnsonville Scottish Country Dance Club members

Queries

To find out more, contact Robert on 021 163 9649 or email him or Rod/Kristin on 04 478 4948 or email them

Location

Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Two new dancers have kindly shared their experiences of being a new dancer at Johnsonville Club in 2020.

Find out more from Isabelle and Maggie about their first year of dancing

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners 2023 Poster

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

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Feb
28
Tue
Daytime dancing for advanced dancers @ St John’s Anglican Church Hall
Feb 28 @ 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm
With a variety of local tutors, these sessions 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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Mar
14
Tue
Daytime dancing for advanced dancers @ St John’s Anglican Church Hall
Mar 14 @ 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm
With a variety of local tutors, these sessions 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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Mar
21
Tue
General daytime dancing @ St John’s Anglican Church Hall
Mar 21 @ 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm
With tutor Catherine McCutcheon, the focus of these sessions is 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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