square and round dance in eastern ontario

Swing Into Spring

Swing Into Spring is an eastern Ontario dance weekend established under the joint auspices of the

Swing Into Spring is held annually on the weekend of the first Sunday in May. Through a 3-day weekend of square and round dance activities, Swing Into Spring seeks to provide a year-end dance activity to improve the general skill level of dancers. It does this by providing an opportunity to dance to and receive instruction from visiting callers and cuers who have been carefully selected to provide interesting workshops and fun dancing.

Swing into Spring,   May 3-5, 2019

Ken Rittuci
Ken Rittuci
Bill Harrison  
Bill Harrison
JL&Linda Pelton
JL & Linda Pelton

Dance events are designed for both new and experienced dancers: Square dancing: basic and mainstream through plus and advanced; Round dancing: easy rounds and phase 3 to 5.

Bill Harrison comes to Swing into Spring from Cheltenham, Maryland where he calls for a number of clubs. Bill travels most weekends and has called in England, Sweden, Denmark, New Zealand, Germany, Finland and Japan. We’re so pleased that Bill will be with us in 2019!

JL and Linda Pelton hale from Plano, Texas. They teach and cue in Plano and the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Aside from dancing and teaching, JL and Linda have choreographed a number of dances from phase 2 to phase 6. They are also regulars at the annual conventions of both Roundalab and the International Choreographed Ballroom Dance Association. We’re very happy to have JL and Linda with us.

Ken Ritucci now calls West Springfield, Massachusetts home where he calls locally for a number of clubs. Ken has been involved in square dancing, calling, and caller training for many years. He still finds time to travel with past stops being in Germany, Australia, and Russia … not to mention dances like Swing into Spring in Canada. We’re looking forward to dancing to Ken!

Dancing Friday evening, Saturday morning, afternoon and evening, Sunday morning
— and a Sunday afternoon Mothers' Day Dance

Can't make it for the whole weekend? There are other options!

May 3 - 5, 2019
South Grenville District High School
1000 Edward Street North,
Prescott, Ontario.


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