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Event - RSCDS London Canada Branch
London Workshop and Tea Dance

Date/Location/Time
Workshop - Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019
Polish Combatant's Hall
9:15a.m. Registration
Tea Dance to follow

Cost (New Lower Price)
$45.00 Dancers (all events)
$40.00 Workshop/Lunch
$15.00 Tea Dance

Music
CDs

Teacher
Moira Korus

Tea Dance Preview
Kendall’s Hornpipe 6x32 J Gr. Bk. 22 #
The Dancing Bees 8x32 R 24 Gr. and Soc. #
Miss Gibson’s Strathspey 8x32 S Leaflet 10
Jubilee Jig 8x32 J Leaflet 19 #
The Flowers of Edinburgh 8x32 R 1-6 #
The Silver Tassie 8x32 S Leaflet 1 #
The Hunting Horn 8x32 J SCD Archives
Catch the Wind 8x32 R 45-5 #
Seann Triubhas Willichan 6x32 S 27-9 #
Shiftin’ Bobbins 8x32 R Ormskirk #

Plus Teacher’s Choice #
The workshop teacher will also be choosing a dance. Her dance will either replace one of the above or will be inserted at an appropriate spot.

# denotes suitable for basic dancers

Dance Briefs Flyer Moira Korus Bio

Will you love Scottish Country Dancing as much as we do?

Welcome to the London Canada Branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society.

Studies show that people are healthier and happier when they join like-minded others in hobbies, activities and clubs. Scottish Country dancing is one such activity.

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dancing makes you smarter... here's some proof.

There was one important exception: the only physical activity to offer protection against dementia was frequent dancing.

Reading - 35% reduced risk of dementia
Bicycling and swimming - 0%
Doing crossword puzzles at least four days a week - 47%
Playing golf - 0%
Dancing frequently - 76%.

That was the greatest risk reduction of any activity studied, cognitive or physical.

New York Times article
dancing makes you smarter

RSCDS London Top Ten+ Dances.

Here are the top 108 dances chosen by you.

Top Ten+ Dances
Stratford Stratford

OOT Event - Stratford Scottish Country Dance Group
Tea Dance

Date/Time/Location
March 9, 2019
Avondale United Church
194 Avondale Ave
1:00-4:00pm

Cost
$20.00

Music
Fred Moyes

Dance Preview
1. Circle of Cheer R32 1C Hamilton: Let's All Dance Too
2. St Andrew's Fair J32 3/4L Goldring: RSCDS 5/1982
3. Delvine Side S32 3/4L Campbell: RSCDS II
4. The Kissing Bridge R32 3/4L Butterfield: RSCDS XLVII
5. Seton's Ceilidh Band J64 4/4L Fordyce: Bruce Fordyce Mem. Coll.
6. Balquidder Strathspey S32 3/4L Rutherford: RSCDS XXIV
7. A Trip to Bavaria R32 4/4L MacGregor-Brown: Collins SCD
8. The White Cockade R32 3/4L Preston (18C): RSCDS V
9. The Minister on the Loch S32 3/3L Goldring: Magazine
10. The Cranberry Tart J32 3/4L Glasspool: 7 Year Itch
11. City of Stirling Reel R32 3/4L Goldring: Bannockburn 700
12. The Rose of the North S32 3/4L Goldring: Silver Jubilee 25 - Leeds Branch
13. Granville Market J32 3/4L Vandegrift: RSCDS Graded 2
14. Miss Johnstone of Ardrossan R32 5/5L Goldring 2000

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Event - RSCDS London Canada Branch
Spring Dance

Date/Location/Time
Friday, April 5, 2019
Elmwood Presbyterian Church Hall
7:30p.m.

Cost
$15.00 Dancers

Music
CDs

Dance Preview
The Flowers of Edinburgh 8x32 R 1-6
Swashbuckling Ian 6x32 J San Francisco Coll. 2
Wisp of Thistle 8x32 S 37-4
The Dancing Bees 8x32 R 4 Gr. & Soc. Dances
Miss Allie Anderson 8x32 J Leaflet 14
The Marquis of Lorne 8x32 S MMM 2
The Lass of Richmond Hill 8x32 R 2nd Graded Book
Miss Welsh’s Reel 8x32 J Graded Book -13
Seann Trubihas Willichan 6x32 S 27-9
The Sailor 8x32 24-4
The Flying Scotsman 4x32 J Thurston
The Silver Tassie 8x32 S Leaflet 1
Jubilee Jig 8x32 J Leaflet 19
Knot on a Ferry 4x32 J R. Wallace

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Event - RSCDS London Canada Branch
London Annual Ball

Date/Location/Time
Saturday, May 4, 2019
Polish Combatants Association Hall
80 Ann St. - London, ON N6A 1P9
5:30p.m.

Cost
$75.00 Dancers
$50.00 Non Dancers

Music
Laird Brown and Scotch Mist

Dance Preview
Grand March
The Machine Without Horses 8x32 J 12-12
The Lass of Richmond Hill 8x32 R 2nd Gr. Bk.
Sugar Candie 8x32 S 26-9
Pelorus Jack 8x32 J 41-1
Trip to Timber Ridge 8x32 R 52-12
Culla Bay 4x32 S 41-2
Joie de Vivre 8x32 J 39-2
The Highland Rambler 8x40 R Leeds Silver Jubilee
The Rose of the North 8x32 S Leeds Silver Jubilee
Cranberry Tart 8x32 J 7 Year. Itch
The Royal Deeside Railway 8x32 R 40-9
MacDonald of the Isles 3x32 S Carnforth 2
Swashbuckling Ian 6x32 J San Fran. Coll. 2
The Countess of Dunsmore’s Reel 8x32 R 49-12
Cutty Sark 8x32 J 40-2
Mairi’s Wedding 8x40 R Cosh

There will be a Ball Practice at Elmwood Presbyterian Church on Friday, April 26th at 7:30 pm. This practice is open to everyone attending the Ball.

The cost of a ticket for this year’s Ball is $75 for dancers and $50 for non-dancers. A Brunch on Sunday (May 5th). There is an additional cost of $10 per person, but it is limited to 35 guests so get your registration in early.

Ball Flyer Briefs-Videos
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