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

Let's dance to Summer, shall we?
Pink roses.
 Join us Saturday, June 17, for our
2017 Summer Ball
Pink roses.
Bring a friend, or two, or more. Why not?

Rockingham County, Virginia, landscape.

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

Stay informed!

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Current Assembly News and Events

  • ❀ 2017 Summer Ball ❀ Saturday, June 17, 7:30 – 10:30 pm. Saint Francis Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 9220 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls, Virginia. Called by Tom Spilsbury with music by Karen Ashbrook (flute), and Paul Oorts (harp guitar & concertina). $20 per person (adults), $15 high school students, payable at the door. Singles welcome and no experience is necessary. Period attire suggested but not required. To assist with refreshments please consider contributing hors d’oeuvres, small entrée, or dessert. Volunteers wishing to assist with hall decoration should arrive by 7:00 P.M. Contact lbybell@gmail.com or selftrail@gmail.com for more information.
    Posted May 14, 2017, 9:12 AM 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 Sep 20, 2015, 8:26 AM by David Govoni
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TLA Billboard (click to enlarge)

Special Local & Partner Events (click to enlarge)

Learn English Country Dance
with our good friends and partners, the
Old Dominion Dancers
Old Dominion Dance Flyer for March to June, 2017.

3rd Annual
An English Trifle
Saturday, May 27 through Monday, May 29, 2017
Timber Ridge Camp
High View, West Virginia

For more information and to register, visit

"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 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational organization (Tax ID: 46-5124775)  ❦

that promotes the learning, performance, appreciation, and preservation of traditional and modern English Country Dance.
David Govoni,
May 14, 2017, 9:29 AM
David Govoni,
Mar 26, 2017, 9:09 AM