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
Learn more about our Instructors.
More details about Class Locations

Regular Classes:

Class Name: Chestnut Hill Class
When: Tuesdays 7:30 pm (September – June, some exceptions, check calendar)
Where: Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill, 8855 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118
Teachers: Katherine Giacoletti and Geoffrey Selling
Contact: Katherine Giacoletti kedgiacol@gmail.com
Contact: Geoffrey Selling gselling@germantownfriends.org

Class Name: Philly Class
When: Fridays 7:30 pm (except 1st Friday of every month)
Where: The Lutheran Church of the Holy Communion, 2110 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (Enter through office on 2111 Sansom St)
Teachers: Terry Harvey and Katherine Giacoletti
Contact: Adrian Velonis adrianvelonis@gmail.com

Social Classes:

Class Name: Delaware County Social Class is open to dancers who have completed basic Scottish dance instruction.
When: Mondays 7:30 pm (Sept – Aug, as long as we have enough dancers)
Where: St. Stephens Episcopal Church , 199 W. Baltimore Avenue, Clifton Heights, PA 19018
Phone: (610) 622 – 3636 Web: www.stsec.org
Teacher: Cecily Selling
Contact: Cecily Selling cecily.selling@gmail.com 215-248-5998

Class Host: Pam Detrixhe: detrixheschultz@me.com

Advanced Classes:

Class Name: Moylan Advanced Class
When: 1st Fridays 8:00 pm (September – May)
Where: Private home of Alfred and Eleanor Hurd, near Media, PA
Teacher: Terry Harvey  tharvey@udel.edu
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 (Currently not happening)
When: Thursdays Open Class 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: Justin Giacoletti
Contact: Justin Giacoletti jagiacoletti@gmail.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 (Currently not happening)
When: Tuesday nights, 7:00pm (during school year)
Where: Swarthmore College
Teacher: Kathryn Barnhardt
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.