Modern Dancing




    Great Plain Squares is Back in a Newly Remodeled Hall





Join Great Plain Squares in September as we start our Square Dance season in the beautiful new hall at the Carter Methodist Church.












                                                               

Summer Dance   August 1, 2015




Summer is coming even though all we see is snow outside. I really do see snow as I am posting this. The Summer dance will be held on August 1, 2015.  Dance to Darrell Sprague and Harriett Clarke as we have some fun and happiness in the summer time. The location is at the Unitarian - Universalist Church at 23 Dedham Avenue in Needham MA. Click here for a flyer. Summer Dance Flyer




 Fun Night September 16, 2015


Save gasoline and burn energy. Learn to square dance at your local square dance club. It is a great way to have a great evening out while getting exercise. Great Plain Squares of Needham, Mass. will teach you all about square dancing. On September 16, 2015 we will have a fun night to introduce you to square dancing. Join us at 7 p.m. as we enter the world of square dancing. Contact me for more information. Noreen King at 781-326-0868 or email me at greatplainsquares@yahoo.com


Here is a PDF of our Fun Night Flyer





Read the FAQ Here. See you at the square dance!!!  




Great Plain Squares extends a warm welcome to Mainstream and Plus level Square Dancers. We dance from September thru May at our regular Wednesday dances from 8:15 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (with rounds). The last tip is Mainstream Fast Track. Come join us!


Club Caller: Bob Butler
Club Cuers: Phil Gatchell  and Scott Cohen

Wednesday night dancing is at:

Carter Methodist Church
800 Highland Avenue
Needham MA
 

See our dance schedule for specific information. 


What are you doing on Wednesdays from September thru May?

Why not come down and visit our club and have a fun time! We feature round dancing and square dancing. We have the benefit of Bob Butler's great calling. We also enjoy Phil Gatchell and Scott Cohen. These are our round dance cuers.


Mail:

Richard Lane

429 East Street

Dedham, MA 02026-3019


E-mail: GreatPlainSquares@yahoo.com
Phone: 781-326-2014


Join us Wednesdays in the fall!

GPS extends a warm welcome to all club dancers to stop by and join the fun!



This is a picture of our graduating class of 2012 doing Gemini dancing!

Having fun at the Dance!

To learn more about classes or our club contact us by email: GreatPlainSquares@yahoo.com


For the Class Handbook you can view it here. For the Class Schedule you can view it here.



Reading Library


Everyone loves an award. The past president of Great Plain Squares received an award in 2010. It was the "Local Legend Award" This is an award given to prominent dancers that add so much to our activity. Between his active role in square dancing and his promotion of square dancing, He is a perfect candidate and he is very honored to receive this award. Here is a link to his award given by the Square Dance foundation of New England. (SDFNE). Click here.


The Great Plain Squares is in the news again! Our local paper, covered the New Years Needham event on December 31, 2010. They featured two photos of GPS dancers. Click here and check out picture #1 and #7.


Needham Times, did a full page article on our club in September 2009 from the viewpoint of a High School Student. To see the article about the Great Plain Squares Click Here 


Square dancing is good for you. Read an article on WebMD that talks about the healthy benefits of square dancing. WebMD article about square dance click here.


The Wall Street Journal is into Square Dancing. Here is an article that was in the December 16, 2009 issue. It talks about the image of square dancing and attracting younger dancers. Click Wall Street Journal for the article.


Have you ever seen Tractor Square Dancing? NO! Well click here for the video. Or, to see a good example of Mainstream dancing check out this Youtube video.