Author Archives: LeRoy

Square & Twirl

February 17, 2019 – Square & Twirl “Red, White & Blue” Square Dance, St Anthony, Caller Abe Maier.  Cambridge Corners, County Line Squares, and Crystal Cross Trailers danced with Square & Twirl.  Crystal Cross Trailers Queen Shirlee, Square Dance Minnesota Executive Director LeRoy Elfmann, Square Dance Federation of Minnesota (Federatoin) MRDC Representatives Tom and Shirlee Feneis, Federation Education Committee Linda Biederman-Hink, RoundUp Advertising Manager Connie Walker-Pearson, and RoundUp Subscription Manager and Enhancin’ Dancin’ Editor Paul Pearson were present.

Westonka Whirlers

February 17, 2019 – Westonka Whirlers “Home on the Range” Square Dance, Mound, Caller Tom Allen, Cuer Sarah Klaphake.  Ar-Dale Dancers, Beaux & Belles, County Line Squares, Dakota Grand Squares, Hot Foot Stompers, Single Circles, South Metro Stars, Spares & Pairs, and Wandering Wheels danced with Westonka Whirlers.  Dakota Grand Squares Queen Rose Marie and King John, Spares & Pairs Queen Jennifer and King Barry, Come Square Dance Chair Vince Dahlheimer, Square Dance Minnesota (SDM) Vice Chair Barry Downs, SDM Executive Director LeRoy Elfmann, SDM Historian Al Martin, SDM Marketing Director Dee Scott, and SDM Membership Director Mary Kay Amberg were present.  Spares & Pairs claimed a Westonka Whirlers banner (see photo above) and Single Circles retrieved their banner (see photo below).

Single Circles.

Kaleidoscope Squares

February 16, 2019 – Kaleidoscope Squares “Blast into Plus Square Dancing,” Rochester, Caller Monte Guenzler.  Dancers new to Plus dancing, brush-up Plus dancers, and angels participated in the Blast (see photo above).

Siingle Circles

February 15, 2019 – Single Circles “Denim and Diamonds” Square Dance, Maple Grove, Caller Bryan Bush, Cuer Jane Simpson.  Ar-Dale Dancers, County Line Squares, Crystal Cross Trailers, Hot Foot Stompers, South Metro Stars, Spares & Pairs, and Westonka Whirlers danced with Single Circles.  Spares & Pairs Queen Jennifer and King Barry, Hot Foot Stompers Queen Coni, Come Square Dance Chair Vince Dahlheimer, Square Dance Minnesota (SDM) Vice Chair Barry Downs, SDM Executive Director LeRoy Elfmann, SDM Historian Al Martin, and SDM Membership Director Mary Kay Amberg were present.  Westonka Whirlers (see photo above) claimed a Single Circles banner, County Line Squares and Hot Foot Stompers already had Single Circles banners (see photos below).

Hot Foot Stompers.

County Line Squares.

Spares & Pairs

February 13, 2019 – Spares & Pairs “Valentine’s” Square Dance, Bloomington, Caller Larry Fruetel, Cuer Sarah Klaphake.  Ar-Dale Dancers, County Line Squares, Dakota Grand Squares, and Wandering Wheels danced with the Spares & Pairs dancers.  Spares & Pairs Queen Jennifer and King Barry, SDM Vice Chair Barry Downs, SDM Executive Director LeRoy  Elfmann, and SDM Historian Al Martin were present.

Hot Foot Stompers

February 9, 2019 – Hot Foot Stompers “valentine’s” Square Dance, Coon Rapids, Caller Abe Maier, Cuer Ken LaBau.  County Line Squares, Crystal Cross Trailers, Single Circles, Spares & Pairs, Wandering Wheels, and Westonka Whirlers danced with the Hot Foot Stompers dancers.  Present were County Line Squares Queen Gael and King Doug, Hot Foot Stompers Queen Coni, Westonka Whirlers Queen Anita and King Bill, SDM Treasurer Gael Zachman, and SDM Executive Director LeRoy Elfmann.  County Line Squares (see photo above) retrieved their banner.

Dakota Grand Squares

February 2, 2019 – Dakota Grand Squares “Sweetheart” Square Dance, Inver Grove Heights, Caller Abe Maier, Cuer Doug Brodeen.  Hot Foot Stompers (see photo above) claimed a Dakota Grand Squares banner.