Hicks and Chicks Western Square Dance lessons

Starting Sunday, September 23, 2018

Hicks and Chicks Western Square Dance lessons will begin on Sunday, September 23 2018, and continue Sunday evenings each week through Graduation Sunday.  Lessons are held at the Park Ave. Elementary School Gym, 335 Park Ave., Mount Gilead, Ohio, and will be from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM each night.  

The lessons, September 23 and September 30, 2018 will be free.  The first session of 10 week lessons will be $50 per person, and ending in December, The Second session of 10 week lessons, beginning in January, will be $50 per person, and graduation will be in March.

Square dance caller Brian Fellows will be the instructor for the lessons, and he is a fun teacher.  

The H&C are planning student/graduate level dances for new dancers in the spring.  Students can begin dancing at western square dance clubs in December, that call some tips at a student level.

  For more detailed information about dance lessons,     Click here      

or e-mail to robinbrucker@gmail.com

Phone: Robin & Jim at 419-768-1238

 

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Note to former H&C members and dancers:  

Former Hicks and Chicks members and other former square dancers who have completed square dance lessons and joined a club, we offer to you, at one-half (1/2) price rate, to take square dance “refresher” lessons at the Hicks and Chicks, lesson season of 2018-2019.

 

Note to Mount Gilead school system teachers and employees:  

Mount Gilead school system teachers and employees,  we offer to you, at one-half (1/2) price rate, to take square dance lessons at the Hicks and Chicks, lesson season of 2018-2019.


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Hicks and Chicks Square and Round Dance

Hicks and Chicks Square and Round Dance Club

Western square dancing the third Saturday of every month

Cued round dancing begins at 7:30 p.m., square dancing begins at 8:00 p.m., and dancing ends at 10:30 p.m. For our regular dances, the cost is $14 per couple, or $7 for singles, and callers and cuers are welcome at no charge. 

The Hicks and Chicks dance at the Park Ave. Elem. School, 335 Park Ave., Mount Gilead, Ohio.

 

Square Dancing is Fun and Friendship set to Music


Welcome to the Hicks and Chicks web site

If you do not know what western square dancing is, you are welcome to visit one of our Saturday night square dances and watch, and talk to any officer or member about the square dance activities. Inform the member at the door you are interested to learn what square dancing is about, and they will help you, and, there is not going to be any charge for this visit.

 


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2017-2018 Dance Schedule

Saturday, September 15, 2018, Caller Dan Austen and Cuer Sue Powell,

Saturday, October 20, 2018, Caller Jack Pladdys and Cuer Phyllis Burdette,

Saturday, November 17, 2018, Caller Brian Fellows and Cuer Sue Powell,

Saturday, December 1, 2018, Hi/Lo, Caller Homer Magnet and Cuer Sue Powell,

Saturday, December 15, 2018, Christmas Dance and Potluck; Hi/Lo, Caller Tom Strickland and Cuer Chuck Berry,

Saturday, January 19, 2019, Hi/Lo, Caller Ed Laudenschlager and Cuer Mark Johnson,

Saturday, February 16, 2019,Hi/Lo,  Caller Tom Strickland and Cuer Sue Powell ,

Saturday, March 16, 2019, Hi/Lo, Caller Tom Davis and Cuer Phyllis Burdette,

Saturday, April 6, 2019, Student Dance, Caller TBA and Cuer TBA,

Saturday, April 20, 2019, Caller Homer Magnet and Cuer Phyllis Burdette,

Saturday, May 18, 2019, Caller Jason Raleigh and Cuer Chuck Berry,

Saturday, June 2018, NO DANCE,

Saturday, July 2018, NO DANCE,

Saturday, August 17, 2019, Caller Brian Fellows  and Cuer Chuck Berry,

            

Club Dances at Park Ave. Elementary School

Located: 335 Park Ave., Mount Gilead, Ohio

 

7:30 Early Rounds

8:00 Squares

 

Dancing until 10:30 pm.

 

Special note about dress: June through September, our dress will be casual. January, February, and March, our dress will be warm casual.

e-mail robin brucker@gmail.com

Phone: Robin & Jim at 419-768-1238

    


Hicks and Chicks Square and Round Dance

The Hicks and Chicks are now listed with the web site www.WheresTheDance.com , with many other square and round dance clubs across the nation.  This is very beneficial for a square dancer, who travels away from their home and wants to find a square dance club. The direct link to their “Search” page is: www.WheresTheDance.com/displaySchedules.php.


First 25 Years of the Hicks and Chicks in Pictures, Pages 1 thru 34   Click here

First 25 Years of the Hicks and Chicks in Pictures, Pages 35 thru 67  Click here

First 25 Years of the Hicks and Chicks in Pictures, pages 67 thru 101   Click here

Hicks and Chicks 25th Anniversary History Booklet   "Let's Celebrate, Square-Up"  Click Here  

First 25 Years of the Hicks and Chicks News Articles   Click here

 

Pictures of the 53rd  Ohio State Convention at Columbus, Ohio, 2013,  Click here.

Pictures of the 52nd Ohio Dance Convention at Akron, Ohio

     Part One, The 52th Ohio Dance Convention, May 4, 5, & 6, 2012

     Part Two, The 52th Ohio Dance Convention, May 4, 5, & 6, 2012

New square dance lesson web site link: www.videosquaredancelessons.com

Square Dance Travel Awards Click here.

Guidelines for H&C Travel Credits Click here.

The Ultimate in Square Dancing  Click here.


Western Square Dance Demonstration


Club Travels to Conventions and Special Dances 

Over the years, the Hicks and Chicks have attended the annual Ohio State Conventions, The Mid-America Jamborees, The Moonbow Weekends, The Atwood Lake and Splendor of Fall Weekends, and many specials of other clubs.  Also, during the Summer months, the club participated in the weekly evening dances in Columbus at the Tree Haven Camp Grounds and the Whitehall Community Center.   

 


Square Dancing is Fun and Friendship set to Music


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