NOTE: The ND State Square Dance Festival that was to be held in Fargo April 2020 was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The next Festival is scheduled for Minot. A flyer is below for you to download and print. At this time all Square Dances have been canceled in the Fargo Area until September 2020. Come back to this website for further news. It will be posted when we have information. Please tell your clubs and friends regarding this decision. The Fargo clubs working on the Festival are sorry this decision had to be made and want everyone to stay safe and healthy. Look to the website for updates.
If you are wanting to go to a dance, please contact the local folks to make sure the dance will happen. Dances in the Fargo area have been cancelled until September 2020. The calendar at
www.fmsquaredancers.org is always up to date. For your information the Circle 8 Plus club has disbanded. Sad to see. This club has been dancing for a great many years.
Unfortunately with social distancing guidelines still in effect and dance facilities closed, Square Dance Minnesota (SDM) will not be publishing a calendar or event list for the month of July 2020.
SDM's Summer Festival scheduled for Saturday, July 25, 2020 is cancelled.
If you participated in the SDM Most-Active Dancer program for January through June 2020, you are instructed to send your forms to www.squaredancemn.com before July 10,2020.
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Nan Connelly, President, decided to hold the meeting by email with all Board members and club representatives.
Board meeting minutes can be downloaded and printed below.
The purpose of the ND Square and Round Dance Clubs is
(A) To promote the teaching of the fundamentals of square and round dancing.
(B) To assist in the formation and development of clubs.
(C) To promote friendliness and hospitality through the medium of square and round dancing.
(D) To operate on a non-profit basis.
The State Festival is held each year during the last weekend in April.
The Minot Square Dancers will be hosting the 2021 North Dakota Festival in Minot . The festival will be held in Minot at the Minot Loyal Order of the Moose at 400 9th St SW. They have contracted for Hunter Keller from Billings Montana to be the featured caller. (See Photo in the Gallery) The featured cuer will be Bernadette McNeil of Fargo. The dates for the Festival are April 23-24, 2021. Registrations can be sent to Gene & Nikki Paulsen. See registration form below. Questions can be directed to Wayne & Dorothy Lamon 701-240-4021 or Kathy Miller 701-340-3189
Organizers of the 72nd National Square Dance Convention have asked that we publicize their convention that is planned for June 21 through June 24, 2023 Please look at their website and spread the word. The convention will be held in Mobile Alabama. The website and email information is listed to the right below their colorful logo.
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