Tag: English Country Dancing

English Country Dancing

  Enid Fowler We had a surprise visit at our January 4 class when Britt and Bob O’Grady’s nephew’s wife, Lina and four year old daughter, Minou came to visit and did some dancing with us. They were delightful and Minou loved the dancing. It’s always fun to have visitors from other countries who also…

Come learn English Country Dance

Britt O’Grady Have you ever wondered how hard it is to learn English Country Dancing? Let me tell you it is probably the easiest kind of dancing in which to participate. We welcome new dancers at any time as they can join in right away. Feel free to come and try it out. We have…

Have fun and stay cool

Enid Fowler If you’d like to have some fun, great exercise and stay cool in the lovely Vermilion Room at the SaddleBrooke One Clubhouse on Thursday afternoons from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m., then come and try English Country Dancing. It’s wonderful exercise for the brain and the body, and the camaraderie is great. It’s best…

English Country dancing

Follow the leader in a lilting walk and have a sense of humor.

Britt O’Grady If you’re watching Victoria on PBS you might get inspired to try English Country Dancing. Some dances make you feel like you’re right in that Victorian era, acting properly and always paying respect to the Queen. For many folks our age, it gets harder and harder to learn new things but we’ve found that all…

English Country Dancing

Enid Fowler Get more exercise! Was that one of your New Year’s resolutions? If so, why not try English Country Dancing! It is great exercise but not too strenuous and lots of fun and camaraderie. There is no charge for the classes! We meet every Thursday from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. mostly in the Vermilion…

English Country Dancers

Visitors may either watch or participate.

Britt O’Grady Summer is coming to an end. Maybe not here, but up north where our snowbird friends still remain. We are eagerly awaiting our English Country Dancers among them to return. In the meantime, the few of us here keep meeting every Thursday for a lilting walk to the directions of our teacher, Enid…

English Country Dancers

Some happy English country dancers; photo by Bob O’Grady

Enid Fowler Well – as they used to sing in the Olde English song, “summer is a coming in” – and that it is! But fortunately we can still do the delightful English country dances in the lovely cool Vermilion Room at SaddleBrooke One and get some great exercise and enjoy the camaraderie. Although most…