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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

2014 Membership Drive
There is still time to join or renew your annual membership!

See our Membership Information page for details.

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

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

  • April Dance Saturday, April 26, 7:30 – 10:30 pm. Saint Francis Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 9220 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls, Virginia. Called by Susan Taylor with music by Alice Markham & Jeff Steinberg. $10.00 per person ($5.00 for high school students) at the door. Singles welcome and no experience is necessary. Dress is casual. Contact lbybell@gmail.com or selftrail@gmail.com for more information.
    Posted Mar 21, 2014, 8:57 PM by David Govoni
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Local Dance Events

  • 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 Feb 22, 2014, 8:05 AM by David Govoni
  • FSGW English Tea Foodlore Class & Dance Sunday, March 30, 2014, 1:00 pm, Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, Washington, DC. For complete details, including schedule and cost, visit the The Folklore Society of Greater Washington’s website and click on the Foodways menu link.
    Posted Feb 22, 2014, 8:16 AM by David Govoni
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"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.  ❦
David Govoni,
Apr 5, 2014, 8:52 AM