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(This page last updated at 08.15 on 14-June-2014)

back To Top HELP TO FIND WHAT YOU NEED

Either raise a search box by simultaneously pressing Ctrl and F (windows PC)
or Command-F (AppleMac) and type in a word/phrase or choose one of the
categories in the table below.
 The current list of items is scheduled to be extended.

Altering and
changing thi
ngs

Beginners and Novices

Clubs

Contacting people

Dances and Definitions

Documents
and articles

Miscellaneous

 

Recordings
and Videos

Who does What

CATEGORY ~ ALTERING AND CHANGING THINGS

Altering details for:


• Clubs
- If you change any details relevant to your club, contact the Database Manager (Alan Jackson) so that he can arrange for documentation (including this website) to be updated. The preferred contact method is by e-mail. Other methods can be found here.

• 
Dances - Contact the Coming Events Consultant (Jane Murphy). The preferred contact method is by e-mail. Other methods can be found here. Jane will notify the webmaster who will make the necessary changes.

• Email addresses & telephone
 numbersContact the Database Manager (Alan Jackson). The preferred contact method is by e-mail. Other methods can be found here.

• Website errors - Contact the Webmaster (Matt Baldry) by e-mail   


CATEGORY ~ BEGINNERS AND NOVICES

•  What is square dancing?

•  What is rounds dancing?

•  Two Left Feet?


•  Heath Benefits


•  Find a teaching club 


 

CATEGORY ~ CLUBS

Clubs - Altering your club's details (address, contacts, schedules, callers, etc)
•  If you change any details relevant to your club, contact the Database Manager (Alan Jackson) so that he can arrange for documentation and this website to be updated. The preferred contact method is by e-mail. Other methods can be found here.

Clubs - Clubs which teach beginners are here or listed here (marked with a T)

Clubs - Finding clubs within a specific geographical area. Click here.

Clubs
- Finding maps and information about every club in the BAASDC. Click i-map
•  If you require instructions regarding it's use you can download a copy here.

Clubs - Finding which clubs dance which programmes on which day.

•  Click Basic/Mainstream. Look down the page for clubs. Click their name for more details.

•  Click Plus. Look down the page for clubs. Click their name for more details.

•  Click Advanced. Look down the page for clubs. Click their name for more details.

•  Click Challenge
. Look down the page for clubs. Click their name for more details.

•  Click Rounds. Look down the page for clubs. Click their name for more details.
              

Clubs Potential Funding Opportunities     

Clubs- Some histories


 

CATEGORY ~ CONTACTING PEOPLE

Area and Federation Officials - Who they are and how to contact them.

Club Representatives - Locate the club(s) you are searching for here and then click on their name. A PDF will be raised which has all the details you require.

Council Members (BAASDC) - Who they are and how to contact them. The Council comprises the President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and 2 ordinary members.

Council Members (Round Dancing) - Who they are and how to contact them.

Service Personnel - Who they are and how to contact them. The group comprises, Coming Events Consultant, Database Manager, International Representative, 'Let's Square Dance' Editor and the BAASDC webmaster.

Traders  -   Badges  -  Clothing (Shirts, Skirts & Accessories)  - CDs and Vinyl

 

CATEGORY ~ DANCES AND DEFINITIONS

Dances - Altering the details of a Coming Event.
•  Contact the Coming Events Consultant (Jane Murphy).  The preferred contact method is by e-mail. Other methods can be found here. Jane will notify the webmaster who will make the necessary changes.

Dances - Finding an event
  Advanced and Challenge dances

  Holiday and Mini-Breaks

  Imminent

  Month by month. Click here and then choose the month you want.

Dances - Getting your dance listed in the Coming Events database.
•  Contact the Coming Events Consultant (Jane Murphy). The preferred contact method is by e-mail. Other methods can be found here.

Dances - Promotion & advertising
•  If you want your dance and flyer displayed on this site contact the Coming Events Consultant (Jane Murphy).
•  If you want tp place an advert in the Let's Square Dance magazine contact the editor. The preferred contact method is by e-mail.

Definitions - Getting the latest definitions of square dance calls
•  Click here and then the icon of the programme you are interested in. It will take you to a Callerlab page that has the latest definitions.


 

CATEGORY ~ DOCUMENTS AND ARTICLES

Documents and articles - most are in pdf format and can be viewed and/or downloaded
•  BAASDC constitution

 
Campouts and Rallies 
    Campouts and Rallies  ~ Club Responsibilities

    Campouts and Rallies ~ Code of Conduct

  Equal opportunities policy ~an example

·  Graduation Diplomas  (blank copies for downloading and completing)

  How to approach the press 
              arrange the first night 
              be a caller/mentor

              market square and round dancing
              raise funds for recruiting
              recruit
              
retain dancers

  Insurance cover for BAASDC members:
   All necessary current documents
  
(You will need the current BAASDC password to access this page)

•  Responsibilities & Deadlines (who does what
)


 

CATEGORY ~ MISCELLANEOUS

Badgers & Swingers (supply of same)

ClipArt - FREE clipart for square dance promotion is here

Flyers & Booking Forms - If you want a flyer displayed on this site click here for instructions. File sizes greater than 200KB may be queried by the webmaster.

Links - Other useful square dance sites and reciprocal courtesy links

Recruitment advice - Click here  


 

CATEGORY ~ RECORDINGS & VIDEOS

Music- Demos of British callers' recordings can be accessed via the links below.

•  CherishBristow

•  Paul Bristow

•  Ron Hebden

•  Robert Hurst

•  Neil Whiston


•  James Wyatt

Music  -  New and second-hand CDs and vinyl can be purchased from Trevor Day

Videos  - 
Direct links to videos of dancers and callers are available on this page.


 

CATEGORY ~ WHO DOES WHAT (and what you need to do to help them)

•  Anything to do with Forthcoming Events. Click here and read section 2)
 
 Anything to do with Data. Click here and read sections 4) 5) and 6)
 

  Anything to do with the Website. Click here and read section 6)

  Anything to do with the content of the BAASDC 'Let's Square Dance' magazine. Click here and read sections 3) and 4)