We are a recreational group dedicated to enjoying and teaching traditional Scandinavian dance. We dance and teach couple dances and lively mixers from all five Nordic countries. Each Monday typically brings out 30 or more dancers of all abilities. Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 and physical distancing requirements to slow the spread of the virus, we have suspended dance until it is safe to dance again. We are watching for changes in the recommendations of health experts and of the Governor, and will make an announcement when we feel we can resume gathering. When we are able to dance again, we dance at Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland. Click here for map.
Stay tuned as we plan our next event!
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Become a Member - It's a Great Deal
Annual memberships are available. The fiscal year starts October 1st at a rate of $100. That's still only about $2.25 per dance if you attend them all, which is a great deal! In January our pro-rate schedule begins, and we also have other special discounts for those who need it, like students. It's never too late to join and start saving. Get a membership application here.
Notice To Our Current Members:
At our last online meeting the Board voted unanimously to extend all current memberships through September 30, 2021, as we have been unable to dance since March of 2020. I know this is a little late, but with so many things happening lately, sending out a general notice fell through the cracks.
Thank you for your continued loyalty and support of our group. The Board continues to look for ways to stay in touch with you all, and to monitor State guidelines for safe gatherings in the future.
Why? Our membership fees are just almost enough to meet our expenses. Our rent went up very significantly this year, so we still have a donation jar on the entry table. If your budget allows, would you please consider adding a little extra to your membership dues? If you can help, we thank you so very much!
We also have our own teaching DVDs for sale (set of two for $10) and our sturdy shoe bags for $10 each if you want to contribute that way!
Dancing Resources During COVID
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Call Jerry or Veronika Newgard 503-636-7509 (leave a message) or email@example.com