Koronis Nite Owls

May 14, 2022 – Koronis Nite Owls “Hawaiian Night” Square Dance, Paynesville, Caller Larry Fruetel.  Rockin’ Country Dancers and County Line Squares danced with Koronis Nite Owls.

Beaux & Belles

May 4, 2022 – Beaux & Belles “Cinco de Mayo” Square Dance, St Cloud, Caller Phil Miller.  County Line Squares, Hotfoot Stompers, and Koronis Nite Owls danced with Beaux & Belles.

Ar-Dale Dancers

May 1, 2022 – Ar-Dale Dancers “Royalty” Square Dance, White Bear Lake, Caller Tom Allen, Cuer Ken LaBau.  Almost 8 squares from 11 clubs (Westonka Whirlers are in the photo above) were present.

Hotfoot Stompers.

Ken and Doris during a break!


Rays Promenaders

May 1, 2022 – Rays Promenaders “68th Paul Bunyan Jamboree,” Callers Larry Johansen (emcee), Abe Maier, Myron Hollatz, Phil Miller, Andy Flint, Bill VanBergen, and Brad Neutz; Cuer Donna Stone.  Dancers from County Line Squares, Friendly Squares, Koronis Nite Owls, L & M Squares, Rockin’ Country Dancers, Triple T Squares, and Wadena Whirlaways danced with Rays Promenaders.

ND Festival

April 29 and 30, 2022 – “68th” North Dakota State Square and Round Dance Festival, Grand Forks, Caller Curt Braffet, Cuer Bernadette McNeil.  Dancers from Canada, Florida, Minnesota and North Dakota were present.  Clubs represented were Belles ‘N Beaux (Bismarck), Cambridge Corners, Country Twirlers, County Line Squares, First City Squares, F-M Square Dance Association, Friendly Squares, L & M Squares, Magic (Minot), Saturday Fun Nite, Spares & Pairs, Valley Stars, Wadena Whirlaways, and Westonka Whirlers.

Valley Stars.

County Line Squares

29 April 2022 – County Line Squares “45th Anniversary” Square Dance, Monticello, Caller Abe Maier, Cuer Sarah Klaphake.  Sixteen squares from Ar-Dale Dancers, Beaux & Belles, Cambridge Corners, Dakota Squares, Hotfoot Stompers, Koronis Nite Owls, Single Circles, Spares & Pairs, Swingmasters, Wandering Wheels, and Westonka Whirlers danced with County Line Squares.

Anniversary cake.

Square dancing.

Round dancing.

Abe and Carol received a Certificate of Appreciation as founders and continuous members of County Line Squares from April 1977 to the present.

Present and former County Line Squares members.

Ar-Dale Dancers retrieved their banner.

Beaux & Belles retrieved their banner.

Hotfoot Stompers retrieved their banner.

Spares & Pairs and Cambridge Corners retrieved their banners.

Koronis Nite Owls.

Single Circles.

Westonka Whirlers.

Dakota Squares

April 24, 2022 – Dakota Squares “Royalty” Square Dance, West St Paul, Caller John Bittner, Line Dance Leader Beth Boatz.  Ar-Dale Dancers, Cambridge Corners, County Line Squares, Dakota Grand Squares, Hotfoot Stompers, Spares & Pairs, Square & Twirl, and Westonka Whirlers danced with Dakota Squares.  Dancers were treated to the “Royal Plunger” mixer by Dakota Squares officers (see photo above).

Ar-Dale Dancers retrieved their banner.

Westonka Whirlers already had a Dakota Squares banner.

Hotfoot Stompers already had a Dakota Squares banner.

Incoming Queen Teresa and King Steve.

Outgoing King Jeff and Queen Becky (with President Darwin in the background).

Gospel Plus

April 22, 2022 – Gospel Plus Square Dance, Hopkins, Caller Tom Allen, Cuer Ken LaBau.  Ar-Dale Dancers, Beaux & Belles, Country Twirlers, County Line Squares, Crystal Cross Trailers, Dan’se P.A.C., Hotfoot Stompers, Lake Promenaders, Spares & Pairs, and Westonka Whirlers (see photo above) danced with Gospel Plus.

County Line Squares with Cuer Ken LaBau and Caller Tom Allen.

Dan’se P.A.C. with Caller Tom Allen and Cuer Ken LaBau.

Hotfoot Stompers with Cuer Ken LaBau and Caller Tom Allen.

Beaux & Belles

April 20, 2022 – Beaux & Belles Square Dance, St Cloud, Caller Dick Severson, Cuer Sarah Klaphake.  Koronis Nite Owls and County Line Squares danced with Beaux & Belles (see photo above).

Westonka Whirlers

April 16, 2022 – Westonka Whirlers “Bunny Hop” Square Dance, Mound, Caller Bob Maiden, Cuer Sarah Klaphake.  Ar-Dale Dancers, County Line Squares, Dakota Squares, Dan’se P.A.C., Hotfoot Stompers, and Spares & Pairs danced with Westonka Whirlers.