Royal Scottish Country Dance Society - Delaware Valley Branch

Classes

Full Classes Calendar

General Class Information

Pricing for all classes unless otherwise stated: drop-in fee $10, students $5. Participants who are members of RSCDS through another affiliated branch may purchase a ‘classes-only’ membership for $40. Annual Branch Membership includes the ability to attend any and all branch classes.

Which type of Class is appropriate for me? See New Dancer FAQs
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More details about Class Locations

Basic Classes:

Class Name: Chestnut Hill Basic Class
When: Tuesdays 7:30 pm (September – June, some exceptions, check calendar)
Where: St. Martin-in-the-Fields, 8000 St. Martin’s Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19118
Teachers: Geoffrey Selling
Contact: Geoffrey Selling gselling@germantownfriends.org

Social Classes:

Class Name: Cherry Hill Class
When: Wednesdays 8:00 pm (September – May, except major holidays)
Where: Cadbury on Route 38 in Cherry Hill, NJ
Teacher: Susan Holmes susan.holmes.0@gmail.com 610-623-7692

Class Name: Delaware County Social Class is open to dancers who have completed 8 weeks of basic Scottish dance instruction at the Chestnut Hill Basic class (see Basic Class above)
When: Mondays 7:30 pm (September – May)
Where: Stage One, 101 Plush Mill Road in Wallingford, PA 19086
Teacher: Cecily Selling
Contact: Cecily Selling cecily.selling@gmail.com 215-248-5998
Other information: Stage One – The Performing Arts Complex http://www.pacofdelco.org/

Advanced Classes:

Class Name: Moylan Advanced Class
When: 1st Fridays 8:00 pm (September – June)
Where: Private home of Alfred and Eleanor Hurd, near Media, PA
Teacher: Cecily Selling and Katherine Giacoletti
Contact: Alfred Hurd 610-565-2110

Combined Classes (Basic and Social):

Class Name: Newark Combined Class
When: Mondays 7:30 pm (all year)
Where: St. Thomas’ Church on the corner of South College and West Park Place, Newark, DE.
Teacher: Kathy Hutchison
Contact: Kathy Hutchison phone 302-593-1609, newarkscd@gmail.com
Other information: The first part of the evening is for new dancers. In accordance with the wishes of the church, there is no class fee, but money is collected at Socials for the church’s expenses.

Class Name: Crosslands Class
When: Thursdays Open Class and Mondays Experienced Class – 7:15 PM (all year)
Where: Crosslands Retirement Community, in the Sports Room downstairs.
Teacher: Denny Kilp (Thursday)
Contact: Jeanne Wilson 610-388-0192

College Classes:

Class Name: Bryn Mawr Class
When: Wednesdays 7:30 PM (during school year)
Where: Bryn Mawr College
Teachers: Bree Humphries and Christen Gore
Contact: Christen Gore christengore@gmail.com or Bree Humphries bree_humphries@yahoo.com
Other information: This class is oriented towards teaching college students, but welcomes experienced Scottish dancers from the community. If you are not a college student, please consult with the teacher before attending.
Web site: http://www.bmcscd.blogspot.com/

Class Name: Swarthmore College Folk Dance Club
When: Tuesday nights, 7:00pm (during school year)
Where: Swarthmore College
Teacher: Melissa Shaner and Larry Miller
Contact: Melissa Shaner myshaner@verizon.net
Other information: This class is oriented towards teaching college students, but welcomes experienced Scottish dancers from the community. If you are not a college student, please consult teacher before attending.
Web site: www.sccs.swarthmore.edu/org/folkdance/

Ladies’ Step and Highland Classes:

If you are interested in Ladies’ Step dancing or Highland dancing, there are occasional classes and unofficial sessions. Contact Kate Nealley inveraritypa@yahoo.com for Ladies’ Step or Kathy Giacoletti kedgiacol@alum.swarthmore.edu for Highland.

Children’s Classes:

If you are interested in a children’s class please send a message to our email address delvalrscds@gmail.com.


Royal Scottish Country Dance Society - Delaware Valley Branch