Wanna have a house dance????

Wanna have a house dance or a dance part with friends? All you need is 8 dancers and a little space. We can organize a band and caller for any event big or small. Dave Thielk 360-385-3308.



Your Input Needed!

Thanks to all the dancers, musicians and callers who supported the Quimper Grange Square Dance and Social this past year. May was our last dance for the 2014-2015 dance season. We will resume our regular dances in September. In the mean time, I am hoping that you will take a few minutes to provide us with some feedback and suggestions about your experience at our dances. Your comments are very much appreciated. Use the link below:

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May 2015 - Joanne Pontrello calls squares w/ the Rose Street Ramblers

May 9 Square Dance


Joanne Pontrello calls squares and related sets with rocking old time tunes from the Rose Street
Caller Joanne Pontrello
The Rose Street Ramblers
on Rose Street
Ramblers on May 9 from 7:30 to 10:30.   Square dance your heart away.  This is the last regular square dance of the season. Expect a rollicking good time.  As always,all ages and experience levels are welcome, all dances taught, come as a single, a couple, a trio, a family, or a tribe.  Dancers are
The Rose Street Ramblers on Water Street
encouraged to bring their own personal water vessel and snacks to share.  See you there!  Quimper Grange.  1219 Corona. Port Townsend.  360-385-3308.


May 16 Contra Dance

Caller Nan Evans


Come and dance contras on Saturday May 16. The P. T. Cruisers will get your toes tapping and as she calls the dance, Nan Evans will get your bodies moving. We start at 7:30 and end about 10:30. $6.00 fee, $3.00 for those 3 to 18 years, free for under 3. The Quimper Grange is located at 1219 Corona St., in Port Townsend.






April 2015 Squares with Anne Marie Schaefer and Wild Phil; Contras with Carol Piening and Airstream Traveler

April 11th Squares with Anne Marie Schaefer and Wild Phil and the Buffalo Gals!

Wild Phil and the Buffalo Gals
Caller Anne Marie Schaefer
Anne Marie Schaefer is calling the April Quimper Grange Square Dance and Social on Saturday, April 11 at Quimper Grange.   Wild Phil and the Buffalo Gals will be hitting the strings and rocking the dancers with southern tunes.  Square dance your hearts out.  All dances taught. Live music for every dance.  Family friendly.  Partners not necessary.   $5.00 for
adults; 16 and under free.


April 18th Contras with Carol Piening and Airstream Traveler!


Caller Carol Piening
On April 18th, it will be Carol Piening and Airstream Traveler playing for contra dancers.  Details coming.

March 2015 - House Concert with W.B. Reid and Bonnie Zahnow; Square Dance with Roscoe and Amy Carroll; Contra Dance with Jo Yount;


W. B. Reid and Bonnie Zahnow at the Grange - March 1

Come on out to the Quimper Grange on March 1 at 7 PM for an evening of Old Time songs, fiddle tunes, string blues music from Mississippi and Memphis and songs and dance tunes from Mexico. W.B. and Bonnie perform on a variety of stringed instruments and are well known to Seattleites and Fiddle Tunes attendees. We are excited to have them here in Port Townsend playing for this special Grange sponsored “house” concert.
W.B. is well known up and down the West Coast as a consummate back up guitar player and has agreed to do an Old Time backup guitar workshop on Sunday afternoon. Space is limited so those who are interested should contact Chris Cooper at coopworks@gmail.com.


Square Dance with Amy Carroll and Roscoe - March 14

Caller Amy Carroll
Holy shmoly! Hot dance calling with hot tunes happening at Quimper Grange on March 14.   Come on down to the Grange.  Come by your lonesome, or bring a friend, or bring your tribe.  All dances taught, all ages and experience levels are welcome, all dances are taught.  7:30.   For more info call Dave Thielk at 360-301-6005.







Contra Dance with Jo Yount on March 21- Details Coming

Come and dance with us on Saturday March 21. The Hardy Boys & Girls play for your dancing pleasure while Jo Yount calls the dance. We start at 7:30 and end about10:30. $6.00 fee, $3.00 for those 3 to 18 years, free for under 3. The Quimper Grange is located at 1219 Corona St., in Port Townsend.