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Clubs in East Texas listed with information furnished by the club. Good advise is to call contacts to verify information. If your club information needs updating, contact Jim & Gwyn Haynes. Email: DancingWithJimAndGwyn(at)hughes.net

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  • EAST TEXAS SQUARE & ROUND DANCE ASSOCIATION (ETSRDA) 2013-2014
  • President: Gary & Linda Carlile
    903-277-8681
    #6 Cardinal Lane
    Texarkana, TX 75501
    Email Gary: crlgary@aol.com
    Email Linda: lincarlile@aol.com

  • Vice-President: Bill Hammon
    254-739-2124
    112 FCR 868
    Teague, TX 75860
    Email: bkhammon@sbcglobal.net

  • Treasurer: Diane Walker
    903-729=-3954
    602 E. Neches
    Palestine, TX 75801
    Email: diane828763@yahoo.com

  • Secretary:
    Elton Arnold 936-465-8792
    P.O. Box 732
    Huntington, TX 75949
    Email: eltonarnold59@gmail.com

    Karen Jackson 903-295-0228
    703 E. Lynnwood Lane
    Longview, TX 75604
    Email: jackson_kh@att.net

    Quarterly Meetings----
  • September 7, 2013, 4:00 P.M.
    Four States Squares
    (ETSRDA visitation.)

  • December 7, 2013, 4:00 pm.
    Rambling Roses
    (ETSRDA visitation.)

  • March 8, 2014, 4:00 P.M.
    Lucky Squares
    (ETSRDA visitation.)

  • June 7, 2014, 4:00 P.M.
    Rambling Roses
    (ETSRDA Meeting & Installation.)

    Visitations----
  • July 19, 2013             Pea Pickers & Single Peas      Athens, TX.
  • July 27, 2013             Barnstompers        Fairfield, TX.
  • August 2, 2013           Ayres Pairs        Glenwood, TX
  • August 9, 2013            Red's Rompers        Glenwood, TX
  • September 5, 2013        Dogwood Squares          Palestine, TX.
  • September 7, 2013        Four States Squares        New Boston, TX
                 Quarterly Meeting 4:00 p.m.
  • September 18, 2013        Dynamite Squares     Noonday, TX
  • September 21, 2013        Jacks & Jills            Jacksonville, TX
  • October 11-12, 2013        Camping Squares of East Texas         Mineola, TX.
  • November 2, 2013           Lufkin Pine Squares           Lufkin, TX.
  • November 9, 2013           Good Times Ltd              Mt. Pleasant, TX.
  • December 7, 2013          Rambling Roses            Tyler, TX.
               Quarterly Meeting 4:00 p.m.
  • January 25, 2014            Yam Jammers           Gilmer, TX.
  • February 14, 2014          Guys &Dolls                Texarkana, TX.
  • February 28, 2014           Single Hinges       Glenwood, TX.
  • March 8, 2014                  Lucky Squares          Kilgore, TX
               Quarterly Meeting 4:00 p.m.

Check ETSRDA Website for more ETSRDA information.

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  • AYRES PAIRS
  • CONTACT: Fred and Linda Ayres
    903-295-2999
    1413 Rosedown Street
    Longview, TX 75604
    Email: Fred qocfred@att.net
               Linda lkayres@att.net
  • Website: http://www.danceroundoutyourlife.com/ayrespairsdance/

  • DANCE DAY/TIME:1st Friday, each month, 7:00 - 9:30 pm,
  • CALLER: Fred Ayres, and guest cuers.
  • DANCE LEVEL: All Level Rounds--Phase 2 to 5
  • LOCATION: Tim & Sonny's at Glenwood
    6737 FM 726 S.
    Glenwood, TX

  • LESSONS: Advanced Phase 4-5, Monday nights at 7:00 pm
    Beginner on Tuesday nights 7:00 pm (Beginner Waltz Class starting June 11, 2013)

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  • BARNSTOMPERS
  • PRESIDENT: Charlie & Debbie Ray 903-874-0069
    731 Grandview Dr. .
    Corsicana, TX 75109
    Email: charles0069@sbcglobal.net
  • V-PRESIDENT: Eddie & Karen Smith 903-389-5425
    Email: eksmith50@hughes.net
  • CONTACT: Charlie & Debbie Ray 903-874-0069
    Email: charles0069@sbcglobal.net

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: Second Saturdays / 7:00 pm (The Club will not be dancing on the 4th Saturday.)
  • CALLER: Kenneth Melvin
  • DANCE LEVEL: Mainstream with announced Plus
  • LOCATION: Fairfield Jr. High School Cafeteria, 701 Post Oak Rd, Fairfield, TX.
    From Intersection of Hwys 488 & 84, go east on 84 for 1 mile, turn right at flashing yellow light. Turn right between High School and Jr. High to back of building, turn left into parking lot. Dance is in the Jr. High cafeteria.
  • ETC, ETC: Dinner @ 7pm. Dancing follows dinner. Line dancing between tips. Visitors welcome!

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  • CAMPING SQUARES of EAST TEXAS
  • PRESIDENT: Clifford & Fran Scott 903-295-1013
    Email: fordf250_2001@hotmail.com
  • V-PRESIDENT: Howard & Sandra Rowan 903-312-3962 or 903-312-3713
    Email: srowan1@juno.com
  • CONTACT: Howard & Sandra Rowan 903-312-3962 or 903-312-3713
    Email: srowan1@juno.com

  • DANCE DAY/LOCATIONS: Camp outs are planned at different RV Parks near scheduled dances
  • ETC, ETC: Fun, Friendship, Fellowship, Food, Fun

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  • DOGWOOD SQUARES
  • PRESIDENT: Diane Walker 903-729-3954
    602 E Neches St
    Palestine, TX 75801
    E-mail: diane828763@yahoo.com
  • V-PRESIDENT:
  • CONTACT: Diane Walker 903-729-3954
    E-mail: dogwoodsquares@yahoo.com

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 1st & 3rd Thursdays at 7:00-9:30-pm
  • CALLER: Guest Callers.
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS with 3rd tip Plus.
  • LOCATION: Palestine Senior Center, 200 No. Church Street, Palestine, TX.
  • ETC, ETC: Food served. Casual dress on 3rd Thursday dance.
    We are also on Facebook.

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  • DYNAMITE SQUARES
  • CONTACT: Linda Mineau 903-570-1228
    12031 Acadia Drive
    Tyler, TX 75703
    Email: Ron Mineau ronmineau@att.net

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: Every Wednesday 7:00 pm
  • CALLER: Ron Mineau.
  • DANCE LEVEL: 7:00 to 9:00 Plus followed by DBD Tough Plus until 9:45 pm
  • LOCATION: Noonday United Methodist Church, 17320 Hwy 155 South, Noonday, TX. (close to Noonday, 1/2 mile south of the Blue Store).
  • GPS address for dance location: 17320 State Highway 155 S, Flint, TX 75762
    or Lat.???? and Long. ????
  • ETC, ETC: Casual dress

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  • FOUR STATES SQUARES
  • PRESIDENT: Al Blalock 903-277-5832
    1172 CR 4007
    New Boston, TX 75570
    Email: alblalock@icloud.com
  • V-PRESIDENT: Bob Shaw 903-832-5382
    Email: VShaw216Jef@cableone.net
  • CONTACT: Al Blalock 903-277-5832
    Email: alblalock@icloud.com

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 1st Saturday/7:00 pm Early Round & 7:30-9:30 pm Squares
  • CALLER/CUER: Guest Callers / Cuers.
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS with announced Plus
  • LOCATION: Odd Fellows Lodge, 100 Hospital Drive,
    (off Hwy 8, behind Church's Fried Chicken), New Boston, TX 75570
  • ETC, ETC: . Food served at 7:30 pm

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  • GOOD TIMES, Ltd
  • PRESIDENT: Eddie & Janice Hines 903-572-0686 or 903-413-2430
    600 CR 1314
    Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455
    Email: jlhines.47@suddenlink.net
  • V-PRESIDENT: Dominic & Ila Fay Crescimanno 903-572-2483

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: Second Saturday / Rds-7:00 pm & Sqs 7:30 pm (No June dance)
  • CALLER/CUER: Guest Callers & Guest Cuers
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS with Plus announced
  • LOCATION: Harts Bluff School, 3506 FM Road 1402, Mt Pleasant, TX
    (Approximately 1 1/2 miles north of I-30).
  • ETC, ETC: Food served. July & August-dress casual. Ice Cream in August.

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  • GUYS 'N DOLLS
  • PRESIDENT: Rhonda Bailey 903-276-3422
    111 Wood Duck Lane
    Texarkana, Tx 75501
    Email: KBailey252@aol.com
  • V-PRESIDENT: Harvey Cook 903-319-4379
    Email: 1hccook@cableone.net.
  • CONTACT: Reece Baker 870-642-3851
    Email: reecebaker@peoplepc.com

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 1st Friday Plus Workshop (7:00); 2nd & 4th Friday (7:00 pm)
  • CALLER/CUER: Guests
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS with announced Plus.
  • LOCATION: Guys 'N Dolls Dance Hall, 4203 Preston St., Texarkana, AR 71854.
  • ETC, ETC: Food served. snacks, tea, & coffee, Surprise Walk and Split-the-Pot; 1st Friday night monthly Plus Workshop (7:30 to 9:30). 2nd & 4th Fridays nights Round Dance workshop 7 to 7:30. SD at 7:30.
    Round Dance lessons are on Mondays.

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  • JACKS 'N JILLS
  • PRESIDENT:
    Gaylon & Jenny White 903-393-1847
    9599 FM 747 S
    Jacksonville, TX, 75766
    Email: jgwhite@outlook.com

  • Co-V-PRESIDENTS:
    Betty Nelson 903 586 1641.
    Email: begenelson@gmail.com

    Donna McEwen 903 721 2826.
    Email: djmcewen@gmail.com

  • CONTACT:
    Gaylon & Jenny White , 903-393-1847
    9599 FM 747 S
    Jacksonville, TX, 75766
    Email: jgwhite@outlook.com

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: Third Saturday @ 7:00-9:30 pm
  • CALLER: Guest.
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS with announced Plus.
  • LOCATION: Norman Activity Center, Commerce @ Austin, off U.S. 79 East, Jacksonville, TX.
  • ETC, ETC: Food served.

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: Every Tuesday @ 7 p.m., June-December
  • CALLER: Ron Mineau
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS 'FUN' dance
  • LOCATION: St. John's U.M.C., 2020 Beaumont, Jacksonville, TX.
  • ETC, ETC: Casual attire. Food served. Dances helpful to recent graduates.

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  • LUCKY SQUARES
  • PRESIDENT: Karen Jackson 903-295-0228
    703 E. Lynnwood LN
    Longview, TX 75604-1829
    Email: jackson_kh@att.net
  • Co-V-PRESIDENT: Vanessa & Kenny Bryant 903-720-6869
    1304 Tony ST
    White Oak TX 75693
    Email: vlbry1965@yahoo.com

    Co-V-PRESIDENT: Joycelyn & Randy Ward 903-297-2266
    708 Melinda LN
    Longview TX 75604
    Email: r.j.ward@juno.com

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 2nd Saturdays @ 7:00 pm
  • CALLER/CUER: Guest Caller / Guest Cuer
  • DANCE LEVEL: Mainstream with announced Plus.
  • LOCATION: Kilgore Community House, 622 Kay Street, (Near Hwy 42 & 259), Kilgore, TX. (with a few exceptions)
  • ETC, ETC: Early rounds at 7:00, 2+2 starting at 7:30, food served.

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  • LUFKIN PINE SQUARES
  • PRESIDENT: Deanna Lee 936-404-8883
    P.O. Box 94
    Apple Springs, TX 75926
    Email: dklee1995@yahoo.com
  • V-PRESIDENT:Elton Arnold 936-465-8792
    P O Box 732
    Huntington, TX 75949
    Email: eltonarnold59@gmail.com

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 1st Saturday at 7:30-pm.
  • CALLER/CUER: Guest Caller
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS with announced Plus.
  • LOCATION: Angelina Co. Senior Citizen Center, 2801 Valley Drive, Lufkin, TX.
  • ETC, ETC: Meal served.

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 3rd Thursday @ 7:30 pm to 9:30
  • CALLER: Mike Mayeux
  • DANCE LEVEL: FUN night; Beginning Square Dancing, MS, Plus (Depending on attendence)
  • LOCATION: Angelina Co. Senior Citizen Center, 2801 Valley Drive, Lufkin, TX.
  • ETC, ETC: Light snacks.

  • Website: http://www.lufkinpinesquares.com/
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Pinesquares
  • Contact: lufkinpinesquares@yahoo.com

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  • PEA PICKERS & SINGLE PEAS SQUARE DANCE CLUB
  • President: Harry Zaiontz H-903-677-6050 and C-903-920-1535
    6511 CR 4510
    Athens, TX 75752
  • 1st V-PRESIDENT: Russell Price

  • 2nd V-PRESIDENT/VISITATION COORDINATOR: Barbara Neighbors 903-675-7661
    Email: Neighborsb@aol.com
  • CONTACT: Mack & Betty Gore 903-675-2120
    Email: betty-mackgore@suddenlink.net
    CONTACT: B. Neighbors 903-675-7661

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 1st & 3rd Fridays -- 7 to 9 pm for square dancing. (check schedules as some specials have different starting times)
  • CALLER/CUER: Guest Callers/Guest Cuers.
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS with announced Plus.
  • LOCATION: Henderson County Sr. Citizens Building, 3344 Hwy 31 E, Athens, TX, (just outside Loop 7 next to the Fairgrounds)
  • ETC, ETC: Light refreshments; visitors welcome.

  • Visit our website www.athenspeapickers.com

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  • RAMBLING ROSES SQUARE DANCE CLUB
  • PRESIDENTS: Butch & Ampie Hayes,
    210-492-6830 & 210-823-1942
    4901 Kinsey Dr. Apt. 2124,
    Tyler, TX 75703
    Email: hayeshomer@msn.com Email: ampie@hotmail.com
  • V-PRESIDENT: John & Mary Pyle, 903-571-4193 or 903-570-9994
    209 North Rainbow Drive
    Whitehouse, TX 75791
    Email: jrp4766@yahoo.com
  • CONTACT: Dick & Pat Cawley, 903-566-3957
    209 North Rainbow Drive
    Whitehouse, TX 75791
    Email: cawley@suddenlink.net

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 1st Saturday @ 7:00 pm
  • CALLER/CUER: Guest Callers and Guest Cuers
  • DANCE LEVEL: MS with anounced Plus
  • LOCATION: Fairwood Methodist Church, 1712 Old Omen Road, Tyler, TX. (Old Omen Rd is the first signal light E. of Loop 323 on Henderson Hwy 64 (5th St) Turn south at light and church is on the left.)
  • ETC, ETC: Snacks and drinks served.
    30 minutes Round Dancing at 7:00 and at 7:30, MS with announced Plus tips.

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  • RED'S ROMPERS
  • PRESIDENT: Lorenz Stover 903-520-4499
    900 W. Fordall Drive #38
    Henderson, TX 75652
    Email: lstover@nautilus.com
  • V-PRESIDENT:
  • CONTACT:

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: Second Friday at 7:30--10:00 pm
  • CALLER: Guest Callers
  • DANCE LEVEL: Mainstream with announced Plus
  • LOCATION: Kilgore Community House, 622 Kay Street, (Near Hwy 42 & 259), Kilgore, TX. (with a few exceptions).
  • ETC, ETC:

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  • SINGLE HINGES
  • PRESIDENT: Mae McKeating - 903-790-4565
    108 Cass St.
    Gilmer, TX 75664
    Email: maemckeating@yahoo.com
  • V-PRESIDENT: Deborah Susik - 903 424 8584
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    Email: xxxxxxx
  • CONTACT:

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 4th Friday / ER 7:00 pm. Sqs 7:30-10:00 pm
  • CALLER/CUER: Guest Caller / Guest Cuers.
  • DANCE LEVEL: 2+2 with announced Plus
  • LOCATION: Kilgore Community House, 622 Kay Street, (Near Hwy 42 & 259), Kilgore, TX.
  • ETC, ETC: In December our dance is moved to New Years Eve.

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  • YAM JAMMERS
  • PRESIDENTS:
    Jack Weatherly 903-399-3119
        2157 Black Walnut Rd
        Gilmer, TX 75644
        Email: Jack1937@aol.com
    Carolyn Grace 903-655-1264
        1011 Pamela
        Henderson, TX 75654
        Email: csgrace41@gmail.com
  • V-PRESIDENT: Charlie Coburn 903-878-2655
    Email: charliesee@wildblue.net
  • CONTACT: Bill & Penny Taylor 903-843-3219
    Email: wtaylor@etex.net

  • DANCE DAY/TIME: 4th Saturday - Rds 7:00 pm. Squares 7:30 pm
  • CALLER/CUER: Guest Caller / Guest Cuer
  • DANCE LEVEL: Basic, Mainstream, announced Plus
  • LOCATION: 1st United Methodist Church, Hwy 154 & Montgomery, Gilmer, TX
  • ETC, ETC: Light desserts served

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