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Welcome to the Council of East Tennessee Square & Round Dance Club's Web site



    The purpose of this non-profit association is to encourage, perpetuate and standardize the art of Western-style Square & Round Dancing through organized clubs whose members promote good will, fun and fellowship among Square & Round dancers.

    The Council is a banding together of individual Square & Round Dance Clubs for the mutual advantage of all. As an organization, it is not its intention to interfere in the internal affairs of its member clubs. The Council will offer the combined experience and knowledge of its personnel to assist individual clubs in solving problems when these same clubs ask for help or assistance. Each member club is expected to contribute to the effectiveness of the Council of Square & Round Dancers, which is governed by and for Square & Round Dancers.

    Membership of the Council consists of organized Square/Round Dance Clubs within Area III and V and fringe areas of the State Association, or charter members, desiring to participate in the functions of the organization. For the geographical area covered by Areas III and V of the State Association, please visit the State Association's web site at www.tnsquaredance.org. Membership of a club will be approved or disapproved by the Board of Directors upon written application by the club.

    Our member clubs dance almost every day of the week except Sunday. Check out the Square Dance Schedule page or the Round Dance Schedule page to find a club that meets at a time and place that is convenient for you. We also offer classes at some locations, check our Classes page for more information and scheduling regarding these opportunities. For upcoming special events, check our Events page. It will be updated frequently as new events are added. 

The minutes of our October 2017 meeting can be found here.

Most of our clubs celebrate their anniversaries with dances on their scheduled dance weekend. You can see a listing of club anniversaries here.

Once a year,  on a fifth Saturday of the month, the Council holds its annual dance.  The next Council dance will be on May 30, 2019. Details will follow closer to event time. 
Click here for photos from the 2018 Council Dance !  Special thanks to Gwyn Rosenberger and Judy Barnhill for sharing their photos from this event!

Want to see square dancing in action? Download this video clip here!

We are a part of the Tennessee State Association of Square and Round Dance Clubs, Inc.
Here is a calendar to find a dance, courtesy of the Tennessee State Association of Square and Round Dance Clubs!

Square Dancing is the official dance of the State of Tennessee!!

President: Jean Hiser 
316 East Fernhill Lane
Oak Ridge, TN  37830
(865) 272-3077

Vice President: Tim Berry 
214 Echodale Lane 
Knoxville, TN 37920 

Secretary: Barbara Shelton
1261 Lost Creek Road 
New Market, TN 37820
(865) 475-4143

Treasurer: Sandy Behm
1119 Glenmora Grove Way 
Knoxville, TN  37923
(865) 466-5514

Activities Coordinator: Paula Williamson

Web Master: Tim Berry
214 Echodale Ln. Knoxville 37920

"Dance Data" Editor: Larry Dunkel
3617 Lucinda Drive Knoxville 37918
(865)  256-2538