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Come Join Us for a Virtual Peel the Pumpkin

An opportunity for the LGBTQ+ square dance community to come together and strengthen those friendships through dancing, gaming, socializing, and costuming (…not in this order.) The annual Times Square fly-in weekend is now transformed into a three hour virtual event. Saturday, October 31, 3pm-6pm EDT. Advanced registration is required to attend this Zoom event. Click…

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Update Peel the Pumpkin 2020

Dear Pumpkin Peeler:We know how much you look forward to our annual fly-in where we celebrate our club and each other, through square-dancing, basket raffles, costume parades, and buffet banquets. The COVID-19 pandemic has taken its toll on many aspects of social life and social dancing. Many, many fly-ins have been canceled this year. With…

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2020 IAGSDC Convention Will Not Be Stopped By COVID-19

A traditional event in the gay square dance world usually takes place over the Fourth of July weekend — the International Association of Gay Square Dance Clubs (IAGSDC) convention. This year, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the convention to be held in Denver has been transformed into a virtual convention that is conveniently, and safely,…

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Jeopardy! Times Squares/ IAGSDC Edition

As a prelude to the “Take A Peak : Home Edition” convention that begins this week, let’s test your knowledge of Times Squares and IAGSDC history through this time-honored trivia game. Similar to the television show, there will be three rounds – Jeopardy!, Double Jeopardy! and Final Jeopardy!Kudos to Bob Bauer (Alex Tresbon) and Ping…

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Connecting our Club through “Distant Socializing”

Tue 31 Mar 6:30pm – 9:00pm “Distant Socializing” via ZoomIn an effort to bring some connection between us, a video group chat is being hosted, via Zoon, so we can see each other and hear our stories of what’s happening in our seclusion. If you have not used Zoom yet, there are a few ways…

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PS 3 Closes for After School Events for the Rest of March

The Department of Education of the City of New York has announced that all after school events taking place in public schools are cancelled through the end of March. Please check our website and/or sign up for our eblasts for information about dances after that.

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Featured Articles

Danny Dee’s Advice Column from the October 1990 issue of Times Squared

Where have all the advice columns gone? We need someone to help all of us cowboys with our square dance problems! “Every letter guaranteed genuine!” Dear Danny Dee, I’ve been dancing with the Times Squares for some time and have become an enthusiastic advocate of Square Dancing. Feel like I’m getting some good, healthy exercise…

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