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Country by the Bay Nov. 14

Country by the Bay at the American Legion Post in Chesapeake Beach, MD was all set to have another dance on November 14, but they had to cancel because of the recent surge in COVID cases and new restrictions. For more details go to Linda Bloyer’s blog.

Virtual Line Dancing Offered by Fairfax County NCS

Marie-Luce is teaching beginner and intermediate line dancing on Zoom through Fairfax County. The class is offered on Mondays (except holidays) from 1:15-3:30 pm. (1:15-2:15 p.m. – beginner line dancing. 2:15-3:30 p.m. – high beginner/improver line dancing.) Go to the County’s Neighborhood and Community Services website for the calendar of upcoming events, which shows the … Read More

Country by the Bay Oct. 10

Country by the Bay at the American Legion Post in Chesapeake Beach, MD is coming back! The next dance will be Saturday, October 10 . The format will be pretty much the same as before, but the number of people will be limited. The Legion will screen you for COVID and take your temperature at the … Read More

MD Line Dance Event Sept. 19

A note from Sharon Grimet: Hello dancers, Let’s Dance is a 1 day event for dancers who are ready to come out and get on the floor. We will have workshops during the day (instructors line up will be posted asap!), all your requests, and a Dance Party all night. Price $25 for adults, free … Read More

RCC Offers Line Dance Class

The Reston Community Center will offer “Line Dancing with Scotty” for all levels of dancers on Thursdays beginning September 10. Social distancing requirements will be in place. Everyone should wear a mask while in the facility. Registration opens September 1. See the RCC 2020 Fall Program Guide available at for details.

FCPA Dance Classes Resume

Country-western dance lessons offered through Fairfax County Park Authority will resume in September. They list one class for “basic country-western dancing” and many classes for line dancing. All classes will be conducted according to Health Department and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention safety guidelines. Registration opens August 18 and classes begin in September. For … Read More

Some day…

A recent article in the Washington Post called “Some day, we’ll hit the dance floor again. And it will be glorious.” summed up the current state of social dancing. The takeaway: We will dance again, just not yet. Here are a few excerpts. Of all the once-harmless human behaviors that are now potentially deadly, social … Read More

Come Together

We miss seeing everyone at our Saturday dances. Under normal circumstances, we would have installed a new board of directors tonight at our June 6th dance. However, due to the pandemic, we never held an election for a new board, which usually occurs in May. Current board members have an informal agreement to continue in … Read More

In Memoriam: Skip Hayes

Warren “Skip” Douglas Hayes, Jr passed away February 6, 2020. Skip was one of the founders of NVCWDA, and he helped organize the first meeting held to form the Association by setting up a location at the Elks Lodge. He danced on NVCWDA’s original team, The Country Steppers, which was first known as the NVCWDA … Read More

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