From The Old To Modern Square Dance

I would like to make note that this video represents the transition of the original square dancing (before amplification) to the now modern Square Dancing. As a result of no modern technology, calls were more prompted, and involved 16, 32 and 64 beat routines simply because the prompter (now caller) had to yell at the […]

NEW DANCER’S HANDBOOK for Square Dancing – Text Format

NEW DANCER’S HANDBOOK Callers Association of Modesto Area Click Here to View Original Book from CAMA PRESENTED BY CALLER ASSOCIATION MODESTO AREA TABLE OF CONTENTS WELCOME CODE OF ETHICS SPIRIT OF SQUARE\ROUND DANCING TEN COMMANDMENTS GROUND RULES GUIDELINES FOR NEW GRADUATES DO’s and DON”TS NEW DANCER HOEDOWNS DEFINITIONS Top of Page WELCOME TO THE WORLD […]

Bringing Young People into the Square Dance Activity…

Teens in our Square Dance activity. Over the years, as a Kiwanis member and adviser to young people, I have noticed several points, that maybe we could use to attract young adults into Square Dancing, which is often thought of as an “old people activity”. Lets explore some ideas as to why. I think it’s […]