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Feb
8
Mon
CANCELLED: 2021 Beginners’ Class Monday 15 February due to Covid Level 2 restrictions @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 8 @ 7:30 pm

We welcome you to our Beginner’s Classes on 1, 8, 15 & 22 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, 1 February

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come a little early the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the four 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, or $15 for all four!

FREE for 2020 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

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

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

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners Poster 2021 below

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

 

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Feb
15
Mon
CANCELLED: 2021 Beginners’ Class Monday 15 February due to Covid Level 2 restrictions @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 15 @ 7:30 pm

We welcome you to our Beginner’s Classes on 1, 8, 15 & 22 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, 1 February

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come a little early the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the four 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, or $15 for all four!

FREE for 2020 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

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

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

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners Poster 2021 below

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

 

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Feb
22
Mon
2021 Beginners’ Class: 22 February @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm

We welcome you to our Beginner’s Class 22 February, 7.30pm-9.30pm on Monday night at Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Our classes suit all ages from teenagers and upwards.

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come a little early the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the four 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

FREE for 2020 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

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

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

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners Poster 2021 below

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

 

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Mar
1
Mon
CHANGED VENUE! 2021 Beginners’ Class: 1 March @ Johnsonville Bowling Club
Mar 1 @ 7:30 pm

 

The venue has changed for this Beginner’s Class – now on at Johnsonville Bowling Club, 34 Frankmoore Avenue, Johnsonville, Wellington (opposite Phillip Street).

We welcome you to our Beginner’s Class on Monday 1 March, 7.30pm-9.30pm.

Our classes suit all ages from teenagers and upwards.

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come a little early to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the four 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

FREE for 2020 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

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

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

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners Poster 2021 below

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

 

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Mar
8
Mon
2021 Club Nights begin @ Khandallah Town Hall
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm
2021 Club Nights begin @ Khandallah Town Hall | Wellington | Wellington | New Zealand

Annual Club Membership: $20

Club Night: $5 a night (cash at the door)

If you have any queries, please email us at contact us or phone Robert on 021 163 9649 or Rod/Kristin on 04 478 4948.

New location: Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington 6035

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Apr
19
Mon
Johnsonville Tartan Night April 2021 @ Khandallah Town Hall
Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm

Join in the fun! Monday 19 April

Our first Tartan Night of the year is designed to give newer dancers the opportunity to dance to live music. Dancers in their first year are welcome to join us.

Download the Johnsonville Tartan Night April 2021 Programme

Download the Johnsonville April Tartan Night 2021 Crib Sheet

Download the instructions to The Coleraine Rant

See the background to the dance The Coleraine Rant

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May
22
Sat
Johnsonville Mid-Winter Christmas 2021 @ St John’s Anglican Church Hall
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Johnsonville Mid-Winter Christmas: Saturday 22 May, 6pm-10pm

Book now!

It’s not quite winter yet, but a Mid-Winter Christmas theme is always full of good cheer and colour, not to mention mulled wine, chit-chat and a lot of jollity.

Come along in bright Christmas colours or tartan for this fun-filled evening of socialising, dancing and eating! Enjoy hearty winter buffet food from caterer Food Envy. All dietary restrictions will be catered for.

Bookings are now open for Johnsonville Club Members and their immediate families. Attendance is limited to 50 max, so please book as soon as possible.

Book online

Book online here and pay by Monday 10 May for Club members, their partners and children. Bookings will open to other guests after that date.

Johnsonville Club Members: $30 each
Members’ partners (who are not Members of Johnsonville Club): $35 each
Members’ children aged 13 and under: $15 each
Members’ older children: $35 each
All other non-members $35 (including children)

Work out the total amount due (at $30 each for Johnsonville Club Members, $35 each for Members’ partners (who are not Members of Johnsonville Club), $15 each for Members’ children aged 13 and under, and $35 each for Members’ older children.

Payment options

(a) Internet Banking All internet banking payments need to be made – BEFORE completing the online booking form (so you can enter date of payment later in the form)
– to account 01-0519-0040631-00
– insert ‘Dinner’ in ‘Particulars’ and ‘Your name’ in ‘Reference’.

(b) Cash/Cheque: Please give your payment directly to Allison at Club with your details.

How will our Mid-Winter Christmas work?

Our mid-year club gathering is always a fun event, with easy dances on a theme. Rod is currently hunting down dances with a Christmas theme, and hoping the Scottish Country Dancing Christmas Music CD he’s ordered will arrive from the UK in time!

6.00 – 6.30pm: We’ll socialise over a little mulled wine or fruit punch, and nibbles
6.30 – 7.30pm: We’ll enjoy our warming winter buffet main course, with BYO drinks

  • for meat-eaters think slow braised lamb and Moroccan chicken
  • vege-eaters will have a special meal too
  • everyone will enjoy roast veges and salads

7.30 – 8.30’ish: Rod will bring us some Mid-Winter Christmas dances
8.30’ish: Time for dessert
Then – more dancing, before we pack up and head home.

Register here to book for club members and immediate family.

Email Allison to waitlist any other non-members (charged at $35 each).

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Jun
28
Mon
CANCELLED: Johnsonville Tartan Night June 2021 @ Khandallah Town Hall
Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm

Covid-19: Tartan Night Alert Level Update

This Johnsonville Tartan Night on Monday 28 June will go ahead ONLY if we are at Covid-19 Alert Level 1.

If we remain at Level 2, our Tartan Night will not go ahead.

Kristin Downey 25 June 2021

Download the Johnsonville Tartan Night 28 June 2021 Programme Download the Johnsonville Tartan Night 28 June 2021 Crib Sheet Download the instructions for Rod Downey’s dance Stargazers

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Jul
12
Mon
Johnsonville Tartan Night July 2021 @ Khandallah Town Hall
Jul 12 @ 7:30 pm

Download the Johnsonville Tartan Night 12 July 2021 Programme

Download the Johnsonville Tartan Night Crib Sheet

Download the instructions for Rod Downey’s dance Stargazers

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Aug
21
Sat
CANCELLED: Johnsonville/Capital City Shared Annual Dance 2021 @ Ngaio Town Hall
Aug 21 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
The Johnsonville/Capital City Annual dance is cancelled due to Covid restrictions. We are disappointed we are unable to welcome our fellow dancers for the second year in a row.

Download the Johnsonville Capital City Annual Dance 21 August 2021 Programme

Download the instructions for the dance John Markham’s Rant

Download the instructions for the dance City of Wisteria

Download the 2021 Johnsonville Capital City Annual Dance Crib Sheet

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