RSCDS New York

The New York Branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society invites you to join the worldwide community of dancers who thrill to fast-moving jigs and reels and stately strathspeys. Learn or polish your dancing skills in the friendly atmosphere of our classes. Share the joys of Scottish dancing and pageantry at our parties and Highland Balls. All welcome! No experience necessary! Come with or without a partner.


Events Attendance Policy. The RSCDS NY Executive Committee has now approved an event attendance policy.

53rd Annual Pawling Weekend Application. The 53rd Annual Pawling Weekend will be held May 20-22, 2016. Download the flyer (PDF) for complete details! And click here to download the program cribs and diagrams (PDF).

Half-year Memberships. Half-year memberships are available! Get all the benefits of RSCDS membership for half the price until the end of the dance season (June 30, 2016).

Upcoming Events

Annual General Meeting. May 5, 2016. The meeting is held during the break in our regular class evening at St. Bart's (the usual class location). Voting is restricted to branch members. All attendees dance for free this evening.

Kilts and Ghillies Tea Dance. May 7, 2016. Connecticut. Flyer

53rd Annual Pawling Weekend May 20-22, 2016. Join us for a weekend of classes, balls, and parties at Circle Lodge, Hopewell Junction, NY. Our teachers this year are Pat Houghton of Edinburgh, Tim Wilson of San Francisco, and Robert McOwen of Boston. Please download the flyer/application (PDF) for complete details! And click here to download the program cribs and diagrams (PDF).

The New York Scottish Country Dancing Meetup Group
Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, New York Branch