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Great Plain Squares

Needham, Massachusetts

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.

We are dancing at Carter Methodist Church this season

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

Here is a PDF of our Fun Night Flyer


Halloween Dance Saturday October 24, 2015

Halloween is sneaking up on us. The time when spooky scary things go bump in the night. Join the Great Plain Squares for a fun night of dancing and costumes. Dancing will be at the Carter Methodist Church 800 Highland Avenue Needham MA. The spooky entertainment for the night will be provided by Bill Mager and Harriett Clarke.

See you at the dance for a frightfully fantastic time. Costumes are always encouraged and often worn but not required for a fun  night of dancing. Contact me for more information. Paul Howard at 781-801-0725 or email me at

Here is a PDF of our Halloween Dance 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.


Richard Lane

429 East Street

Dedham, MA 02026-3019

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!

Gemini Dancing

To learn more about classes or our club contact us by email:

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

Reading and Video Library

Did you know that even Zumba Dancers like square dancing. Check this link.

Have you ever heard "The Duo" call an exciting dance? New England Square Dance Convention 2009 in Sturbridge MA. Ted Lizotte and Paul Cote are rocking the dance floor with their "Hot to Trot" singing call. Take a look and enjoy. Click here

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. He serves an active role in square dancing and is always promoting square dancing. 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.

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.