Sunday, May 2, 2010

The road leads to a campground and square dancing.

I've been square dancing and taking movies on my camera. I can't square dance and limp at the same time, so here's what everyone else was having fun doing.  Enjoy.

8 comments:

  1. Yay! This group is pretty good, yes? I only wish you were in the video too.
    Love, Cindy

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  2. They're good, but the calls are mainstream for the most part. That's the first part you learn. It's interesting that you can dance mainstream years after you were a beginner and still enjoy it.

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  3. What a great idea. It looks like such fun.

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  4. HOLY CRAP, Maxie!!! That is TOUGH!! I'm impressed. But what is the deal with the music?? How about some down home music instead of that jazzy stuff?! :P

    I think you would have lost us after a minute or two. Our group would have ended up in a jumbled mess!

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  5. We dance at many levels. My husband and I stopped at Plus level, but some of the dancers here are very advanced. The calls are easy ones, but the dancers know exactly what they should do. Even so, I saw them mess up that night.

    I like to square dance fast! (when I can square dance at all, that is)

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  6. Awesome! I haven't square danced since I was in elementary school but I remember enjoying it a lot. I remember always wanting one of those fancy square dance skirts too :-)

    Now it looks like fabulous exercise!

    Cheers,
    jj

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  7. Joanne it is fabulous exercise. It's aerobic. It's ear to feet stuff. The caller calls and you react so it keeps your brain active. You meet a lot of really nice people as well.

    Twice a year some square dancers go camping together. We dance there too. You can see it at http://marilynnesmith.com/blogging

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  8. Blogger is losing some of my comments. Here's one from Willow (http://willowmanor.blogspot.com/)
    Marilynne
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    willow has left a new comment on your post "Thoughts of a year past":

    Happy Birthday!!! xx

    I went with a group of friends to a square dance once. We had so much fun. We didn't know what we were doing, but we jumped in a gave it a whirl. I think a smile was plastered on my face for weeks afterward.
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    You could have a smile plastered on your face all the time if you took square dance lessons.
    Marilynne

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