Lessons for new dancers are ongoing at many of our local clubs, and ANGELS ARE NEEDED. Information about the classes may be found here.
There are a number of opportunities for plus level square dancing this week in Central Ohio:
Tuesday, Dec 10 – Bucks & Does Mainstream Dance at St Luke’s Methodist Church, 1150 W 5th Ave, Grandview, from 6:45 to 8:45 PM. Caller: Tim Hellinger. No Rounds. Dance tickets every other tip.
Wednesday, Dec 11 – Mark Johnson will be calling and cueing at the Martin Janis Senior Center, 600 E 11th Ave, from 3 to 4:45 PM.
Friday, Dec 13 – Bucks & Does at Gahanna Community Congregational Church, 470 Havens Corners Rd, Gahanna, from 8 to 10:30 PM. (Early rounds at 7:30 PM.) Caller: Kristy Williams. Cuer: Mark Johnson.
Friday, Dec 13 – Dixie Squares at 117 Columbus Rd, Fredericktown, from 8 to 10:45 PM (Early rounds at 7:30 PM). Caller: Brian Fellows. Cuer: Chuck Berry. Hi-Lo.
Saturday, Dec 14 – Grove City Western Squares at the Evans Senior Center, 4330 Dudley Ave, Grove City, from 7:30 to 10:30 PM. Callers: Bob Daye/Keith Rippeto. Cuer: Bob Shover. Hi-Lo.
Saturday, Dec 14 – Westerville Promenaders at Westerville Senior Center, 310 West Main St, Westerville, from 7 to 9:45 PM. Caller: Tom Rudebock. Cuer. Chuck Berry.
Sunday, Dec 15 – HASHING IT UP WORKSHOP from 2 to 4:30 PM. at the Clinton Heights Lutheran Church, 15 Clinton Heights Ave, Columbus. Please come and support the newer callers – which may include Ramona Willis, Larry Lim, Dave Van Dyk, & Tom Alexander, along with Velma Doyle – as they work to improve their calling skills. (Bob Daye will be there too.) FREE.
Sunday, Dec 15 – Friendly Ties at Pickerington Senior Center, 150 Hereford Dr, Pickerington, from 7:00 to 9:30 PM. Caller: Pam Fergus. Cuer: Harold Fergus. Hi-Lo.
We hope to see you somewhere at a dance!
Tom Miller lives with his two daughters in a small community in western Pennsylvania. He is a full time modern western square dance caller who has turned his favorite hobby into a full-time operation. Tom calls the CALLERLAB list, Mainstream through C-1.
Tom has traveled throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe, averaging 50 thousand miles per year. He works locally calling for the Killbuck Squares of Patton, an A-2/C-1 club in State College, the Thinking Caps DBD group in Altoona, and the T Squares in his home town of Chest Springs.
Tom has recorded for Lou Mac Records, Kalox Records, Eureka Records, Hi Hat records, and is currently recording with ESP records. He is a member of the Appalachian Callers Association of Western Pennsylvania. He is a member of CALLERLAB and serves on the Board of Governors.
Tom's hobbies are hunting, fishing and camping.
Tom is regularly featured at major dance events including:
Tom has called numerous times at Single Square Dancer USA Dance-A-Rama Festivals, including in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013, and is scheduled again for 2014.
Tom has called for three jointly sponsored dances by Bucks & Does Singles and Friendly Ties: Liberty Bell Balls on 5-20-12 and 5-19-13 and the Fall Festival of Leaves on 10-20-13.
Tom regularly calls for party dances, demos, and high school physical education programs. He is also available for caller seminars and schools.