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

🦠 Our Monthly Dances are CANCELED until further notice. 🦠
(Our monthly dance venue, the Herndon Senior Center,
is currently closed until further notice.)

For everyone's safety, future events will be evaluated on a case by case basis
after the Senior Center reopens.


Please refer to the Special Announcement on this page for information about the COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus.

(Please note that other 'Local Dance Events' listed on this page may also be canceled in response to the current health emergency.  Check with individual event sponsors to determine their status.)

The First Signs of Spring are Here!
Let's Celebrate at Our
March Dance

Spring Crocus flower in bloom.

Saturday, March 14,  2020, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Herndon Senior Center,
873 Grace Street, Herndon, Virginia

Bring a friend, or two, or more. 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

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

  • 🦠 Monthly dances CANCELED until further notice 🦠 Our monthly dance venue, the Herndon Senior Center, is currently closed until further notice.  For everyone's safety, future 2020 events will be evaluated on a case by case basisafter the Senior Center reopens.
    Posted Mar 27, 2020, 9:15 AM by David Govoni
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Local Dance Events

  • 2020 Old Dominion Dancers' Friday English Country Dances April 17 & 24; May 1, 15 & 29; June 5, 19 & 26. From 7:00 – 9:00 pm. at Saint Matthew's Episcopal Church, 201 E Frederick Dr, Sterling, VA. Please use the second entrance, behind the church, and park. These events are free and open to all ages. Please bring a snack to share. For more information call or text Chelle Fulk at 301-366-5579 or Jane Harding at 703-629-4153.
    Posted Mar 11, 2020, 2:26 PM 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 20, 2018, 12:17 PM by David Govoni
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Special Announcement

COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus Announcement
(Click on image to enlarge or download document with live links, attached below.)

"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,
Feb 10, 2020, 2:30 PM
David Govoni,
Mar 5, 2020, 10:57 AM