Join us for the 26th Annual Ball Weekend of the RSCDS Central Iowa Branch
April 28-30 of 2017
An Evening of Scottish Country Dance in Celebration of Spring
- Registration Form………PDF Word
- Crib Sheet…………………..PDF Word
- Ball Program…………….. with links to resources!
- Waltzing to Iowa (full instructions)!
- Words to The Iowa Waltz (by Greg Brown)
- Lodging Suggestions
Schedule of Events:
Friday, April 28:
8:00 pm; Celtic music concert with Laura Risk and Susie Petrov
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 3424 Forest Ave., Des Moines
Saturday, April 29:
26th Annual Ball, all events at the Collegiate United Methodist Church-Wesley Foundation Annex, 130 S. Sheldon Ave., Ames
UPDATE! Sheldon Avenue is under repair and may still be torn up on April 29. If so, the Annex parking lot can be accessed from the adjacent CUMC main parking lot located off of Hayward Avenue. You may turn onto Hayward from Lincoln Way (one block east of Sheldon). See this link for a map and further details: Ames Collegiate Methodist Parking
12:30-2:30 pm; Walk-through of Dances
5:30 pm; Social Gathering
6:00 pm; Dinner
7:30 pm; Grand March and Ball
11:30 pm; After Party: Location and directions distributed at the Ball. Potluck food and bring instruments!
Sunday, April 30:
10:30 am; Farewell Potluck Brunch
Brookside Park, 6th St., Ames, Hickory Shelter
English Country Dance, music by Cecil’s Harp and friends.
(In case of inclement weather, a new location for the brunch will be announced at the Ball)
Contacts for more information: