Classes in Massachusetts

= indicates classes sponsored by the RSCDS, Boston Branch

The following classes have resumed in-person dancing after the COVID shutdown.

Mondays, 7:45-10:00 PM
Canadian-American Club, Watertown MA
In addition we will be broadcasting the live dances on Zoom for those who don't wish to attend. See our web page for details. For further information, please email

During the COVID shutdown, the following classes have been running sessions via Zoom, though summer schedules may vary. These Zoom classes are free and open to all.


Sundays 7 p.m.
For information and a Zoom link, contact:
Lois New or Barb Bemis


Thursdays 7 p.m.
For information and a Zoom link, contact: Patti Tillotson

Great Barrington

Tuesdays 11 a.m.
For information and a Zoom link, contact: Ted Randolph

These are the pre-COVID listings for classes that have not yet resumed. We will be updating these listings as new information becomes available.


Tuesdays, 1-2:30 PM.
The Bedford Senior Center (COA) 12 Mudge Way, Bedford, 01730. The COA is in the yellow building behind the Town Hall. Please register at the Senior Center as a guest. Dancers of all levels welcome.
Heather Day, 617-244-6914)


Sept-May, Sundays 6:30-8:30 PM.
The Church of Our Saviour, 25 Monmouth St., Brookline, MA.
Contact: Flo Hearn; Mary Olszowka


Year-round, First Fridays, 7:00-9:00 PM
Chelmsford Community Center, 31 Princeton Street, North Chelmsford
Beginner and family-friendly
Contact: Rebecca Gore, 508-574-1533

Great Barrington

Year-round, Wednesdays, 7:15-9:15 PM
Berkshire Pulse, 420 Park St., Housatonic, 3rd floor
Contact: Ted, 413-698-2944 or Maria, 413-344-3023


Wednesday mornings, 10:30 AM - noon.
September through mid-June at Newton Lower Falls Community Center, 545 Grove St. Newton (parking in the rear). NOTE: In July and August class meets at American Legion Post 440, 295 California Street, Newton .
Contact: Heather Day, 617-244-6914. Call Heather to confirm.


Sept-May, Thursdays, 7:00-9:30 PM; Florence Congregational Church, 130 Pine Street, Florence, MA 01062. Note: Florence is a village of Northampton
Contact: Karen Lavallee-Tente, 413-527-3407 or text to 413-210-8012

Salem (Wee Bluets)

Year-round, Thursdays, 8 PM. Beginners 7:30
The Bridge at 211, 211 Bridge St., Salem
Contact: MaryEllen Scannell, 617-462-1925


Sept-June, 2nd and 4th Fridays
Footwork/figures: 7:30; social dancing 8:00-10:30
Old Stow Town Hall, 375 Great Road, Stow
Contact: Vickery Trinkaus-Randall

Join the fun

The Boston Branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society holds classes throughout greater New England. All classes welcome beginners, and no partner is necessary. Please come to the class nearest you!
"Join the fun of Scottish Country Dancing" informational flier .
Additions/corrections to the class list should be sent to Webmaster and Membership
This list was last updated on June 30, 2021