Kudos to everyone who braved the deluge last night to attend our July 21 dance. We had a surprisingly good turnout given the lousy weather. Grit taught us a couples dance to add to our repertoire, and Rosa taught a line dance we can do to west coast music. DJ Kevin rocked the request list. … Read More
Come dance with us on Saturday, July 21 at Lincolnia Senior Center in Alexandria. We will have several first time instructors. Let’s make them feel welcome. Lessons 6:00 – 7:00 pm. Open Dancing til 9:30 pm. Kevin will be the DJ. Grit and Linda will teach Comin’ Over for couples from 6:00 to 6:30. This … Read More
Keith Berquist, the marketing manager at Wolf Trap sent us this information about a handful of shows coming up next month that he thought may be of interest: On Friday, August 10 we have one of our regulars returning: Texas country artist Lyle Lovett. The following night we have a hometown hero performing, singer-songwriter Mary … Read More
Our Independence Day dance is Saturday, July 7 at Accotink Unitarian Universalist Church in Burke. A lot of people like to dress in red, white, and blue for this dance. Lessons 6:30 – 7:30 pm. Open Dancing til 10:00 pm. Bernie and Lydia will be the DJs. Bernie and Lydia will teach Stitch It Up line … Read More
The NVCWDA July-September 2018 (nvcwdaqtr3_2018) newsletter is now available. Past editions of the NVCWDA newsletter are available as well.
We were disappointed that the outdoor country music concert scheduled in Reston last night was rained out. Some of the NVCWDA dance team members had planned to attend. The organizers had invited us to dance to the band’s music and had asked us to teach a line dance lesson to the audience during the band’s … Read More
The NVCWDA Dance Demo Team performs at various venues throughout the year. The purpose is to promote country-western dancing, but mainly we do it because it’s fun. Check our Events page to find out where we will be performing next.
Our 2018 Benefit Dance for Fisher House on April 21 raised several thousand dollars. We have sent a check for $3000 to Fisher House. Fisher House is best known for a network of comfort homes where military and veterans’ families can stay at no cost while a loved one is receiving treatment. Many thanks to Mal … Read More
The slate of candidates for the 2018-2019 NVCWDA’s Board of Officers and Directors was elected by acclamation at the dance on May 19, and they took office at the dance on June 2: OFFICERS President: Gary Campbell Vice-President: Wayne Herndon Secretary: Jeff Vogelman Treasurer: Bernard Ferret DIRECTORS Dance: Linda Bloyer Communications: Lydia Vitale Membership: Bernie Vitale Planning: … Read More
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