WHAT IS SQUARE DANCING?
LET ME SAY WHAT IT ISN'T!
It is not a shindig in the barn.
We don't dance with hay bales and
There is no hopping, skipping,
or jumping--(that's clogging).
There are no elbow hooking--skip
around in a circle--turns.
Most square dancers don't wear
cowboy hats--unless they are cowboys.
It is not just for retired folks.
It is not what unqualified teachers
tried to teach you in P.E. class.
It is not HeeHaw and raw screechy
WHAT MODERN WESTERN SQUARE DANCING IS!
Square Dancing is the American
Folk Dance of Texas.
It is an activity where husbands
and wives can do something together.
It is a family activity where even
your children can get involved.
It is a great place for singles
It gets you off the couch and provides
mental and physical exercise.
It is easy to learn, inexpensive,
The music available ranges from
pop, rock, oldies, gospel, to country.
It is a social activity where people
of all ages and all walks of life can have fun together.
After a wife encourages her husband
to try it--usually it is the husband who keeps them going back.
You can travel all over the world,
dance, and make new friends in this activity--the Japanese, German, Swedes,
Danes, etc., all call and teach in English.