Author Archives: LeRoy

Gospel Plus

November 22, 2019 – Gospel Plus Square Dance, Hopkins, Caller Tom Allen, Cuer Ken LaBau.  Dancers from Afternoon Squares, County Line Squares, Crystal Cross Trailers, Dan’se P.A.C., ETTA Square & Rounds, Hot Foot Stompers, Single Circles, South Metro Stars, Square & Twirl, Spares & Pairs, Wandering Wheels, and Westonka Whirlers were present.  Hot Foot Stompers dancers appear in the photo above.

County Line Squares dancers with Caller Tom Allen.

Beaux & Belles

November 20, 2019 – Beaux & Belles “Thanksgiving” Square Dance, St Cloud, Caller Larry Johansen.  Dancers from Wadena Whirlaways, Rockin’ Country Dancers, Koronis Nite Owls, and County Line Squares were present (see photo above)


November 15-17, 2019 – Minnesota North Woods “Advanced Weekend” Square Dance, St Anthony, Caller Ken Ritucci.  Dancers from Canada, Iowa, Minnesota, and South Dakota at the weekend of Advanced square dancing (see photo above).

Beaux & Belles

November 17, 2019 – Beaux & Belles “Annual Turkey” Square Dance and Dinner, St Cloud, Callers Tom Allen and Lanny Weaklend, Cuers Sarah Klaphake and Ken LaBau.  Dancers from Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wisconsin were present.  Dancers from Beaux and Belles appear in the photo above.

Westonka Whirlers dancers.

Wandering Wheels dancers.

Hot Foot Stompers dancers.

Friendly Twirlers dancers.

County Line Squares dancers.

Cambridge Corners dancers.

Westonka Whirlers

November 16, 2019 – Westonka Whirlers “Let’s Give Thanks” Square Dance, Mound, Caller Lanny Weaklend, Cuer Ken LaBau.  County Line Squares claimed a Westonka Whirlers banner (see photo above).

Single Circles

November 15, 2019 – Single Circles “Thank the Veterans” Square Dance, Maple Grove, Caller Myron Hollatz, Cuer Jane Simpson.  County Line Squares dancers are in the photo above.  Hot Foot Stompers dancers are in the photo below.

Hot Foot Stompers.

Beaux & Belles

November 10, 2019 – Beaux & Belles Square Dance Blast, St Cloud, Caller Tom Allen.  Angels and new dancers appear in the photo above.  Five new dancers received their diplomas from Caller Tom Allen (see photos below).


Julie and Jeff.



County Line Squares

November 8, 2019 – County Line Squares “Red, White & Blue” Square Dance, Monticello, Caller Roger McNeil, Cuer Bernadette McNeil.  Dancers from Ar-Dale Dancers, County Line Squares, Gospel Plus, Hot Foot Stompers, Jolly Twirlers, Koronis Nite Owls, Single Circles, Spares & Pairs, and Westonka Whirlers were present.  Also present were Ar-Dale Dancers Queen Kathleen, County Line Squares Queen Carmen and King David, Hot Foot Stompers Queen Danielle, Come Square Dance Chair Vince Dahlheimer, SDM Treasurer Gael Zachman, SDM Historian Al Martin, and SDM Marketing Director Dee Scott.  Fourteen veterans marched with the colors (see photo above) and led the dancers in the Pledge of Allegiance.

Spares & Pairs claimed a County Line Squares banner.

Hot Foot Stompers retrieved their banner.

Koronis Nite Owls retrieved their banner.

Afternoon Squares

November 7, 2019 – Afternoon Squares “Salute to Vets” Square Dance, Hopkins, Caller Abe Maier. Some of the veterans (see photo above) at the luncheon, with quilts handmade by volunteers from Quilts of Valor.

Square dancers at the dance and luncheon.