RSCDS New York


We invite all who want to support Scottish Country Dance to become members of the RSCDS New York Branch. Member benefits include:

Reduced rate for NY Branch classes (you will save money if you attend at least 20 classes per year)
Discounts at many RSCDS events around the world
Eligibility for NY Branch scholarships (for events with an educational component)
Preference when applying to New York Branch events where space is limited
Eligibility to apply for the RSCDS Summer School in St. Andrews, Scotland
Eligibility to apply for the Teachers’ Association of Canada (TAC) Summer School
Eligibility to vote at the NY Branch Annual General Meeting
The official RSCDS magazine, Scottish Country Dancer
The Branch newsletter
Discounts at the RSCDS website,

Most importantly, you will be making a vital contribution to Scottish Country Dance teacher training as well as the advancement of Scottish Country Dance both in the New York area and worldwide!

We also welcome contributions for Branch general operating funds, the Auslander Music Fund (used to bring musicians to play for major Branch events) and the Joan Treble Scholarship Fund (open to members seeking to participate in Scottish country dance training courses and workshops), in addition to the membership fee.

2019-2020 Membership Fees

$40.00 Single Membership
$30.00 Young Adult Membership (18–24 years old)
$17.50 Youth Membership (12–17 years old)
$10.00 Associate Membership (you must already be a member of another Branch)
$20.00 Half-Season Membership (new member joining in 2018)
$70.00 Joint Membership (two people residing at the same address who will receive one copy of the magazine)

Dance Cards

Membership includes an even greater savings for classes in the form of dance cards--prepaid packs of 10 classes. You can order dance cards when sending in your membership application, or buy them from the treasurer during the break in class. The price is:

$100 10-Class Dance Card

Download 2019-2020 membership form.

Memberships are valid from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020.
Questions? Contact the membership secretary:

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