Welcome

Antique print showing Regency Era dancers
Welcome to
The Leesburg Assembly
an English Country Dance community
in Northern Virginia


Come take a dance!
Antique print showing Regency Era dancers

Special Assembly Announcements

It's Summer! Celebrate with Dance!

Swallow in flight.

Join us Saturday, July 18, for our
Monthly Dance.
Why not?

What You Will Find Here

 About us  Who we are; our principles and goals; our organization and bylaws; where and what we dance; frequently asked questions

 News  Current and past news and announcements about the Assembly and sister organizations

 Events
Our annual calendar of events

 Membership  Information about becoming a supporting member of the Assembly

 Education  Links to educational and related resources for both new and experienced English country dancers

 Contact us  How to contact us for more information

 File cabinet  A downloadable collection of current brochures, fliers, calendars, and other Assembly publications

Current Assembly News and Events

  • July Dance Saturday, July 18, 2015, 7:30 – 10:30 pm. Saint Francis Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 9220 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls, Virginia. Called by Tom Spilsbury. Music by Catherine Chapman & Judy Meyers. $10.00 per person ($5.00 for high school students) at the door. Singles welcome and no experience is necessary. Dress is casual. Contact Laurel (lbybell@gmail.com) or Jean (selftrail@gmail.com) for more information.
    Posted Jul 3, 2015, 6:05 AM by David Govoni
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Local Dance Events

  • Foot Fall 2015 September 11-13, 2015, Timber Ridge Camp, High View, West Virginia. A weekend of live music, dance, and instruction. English Country, Contra, Waltz, Square, Dutch Crossing, and more. For more details and to register, visit www.FootFallDance.com.
    Posted Jun 27, 2015, 6:59 AM by David Govoni
  • FSGW Weekly Wednesday English Country Dance Every Wednesday, 8:00 – 10:30 pm, Glen Echo Town Hall, 6106 Harvard Ave, Glen Echo, MD. Visit The Folklore Society of Greater Washington's English Country Dance information page for details.
    Posted May 31, 2015, 2:00 PM by David Govoni
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Billboard (click on image to enlarge)

Image of July TLA flier.

"Merrily, merrily whirled the wheels of the dizzying dances
Under the orchard-trees and down the path to the meadows;
Old folk and young together, and children mingled among them."

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie (1847)
❦  The Leesburg Assembly is an educational organization that promotes the learning, performance, appreciation, and preservation of traditional and modern English Country Dance.  ❦
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David Govoni,
Jul 3, 2015, 6:14 AM