Iowa State Federation
Of Square and Round Dance Clubs


WEB SITE: www.iowasquaredance.org


East Central Federation Club

RAPID EIGHTS

Marion, Iowa

( Mainstream Banner Club w/Rounds )

Facility: First Baptist Church of Marion
Address: 1260 29th Street
Marion, Iowa

(Easiest way is from 10th Avenue N
on 28th Street, 2 blocks to parking lot)

Dance Days: 1st & 3rd Friday Nights
Dance Time: 7:30 to 9:30 PM



Plus Workshop 7:00-7:30 p.m.
w/Carl Ohrt & Syl Handley

Mainstream with 3rd & 5th Tips being PLUS


Club Contacts

PRESIDENT

Don & Verna Klostermann
120 Alburnett Road
Marion, Iowa 52302
Phone: (319) 377-6775
EMail: dvklos@gmail.com

1st VICE PRESIDENT

Bruce & Joanne Dochterman
2794 Holly Court NW
Swisher, IA 52338
Phone: (319) 859-4929
Email: bjdoc@mchsi.com

2nd VICE PRESIDENT

Rex & Dorothy Kepler
376 26th Ave. SE
Cedar Rapids, 52404
Phone:  (319) 369-0972
EMail: rdentprz@aol.com

SECRETARY

Jeff Alt
620 W 9th Ave
Marion, IA 52303
Phone (319) 373-2222

TREASURER

Diane Purvis
6731 Creekside Dr. NE
Apt #2
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402
Phone: (319) 558-8223,
Email: dianapurvis@yahoo.com

 REPORTER


Club Callers –

Syl Handley and Carl Ohrt

Round Dance Cuer –

‘Ges’ Hoffner



Rapid Eight's Schedule of Events:

2017

Month

Day

Caller/Cuer

Theme

January

06 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
25th Aniversary Dance
  20 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Soup Sipper Dance

February

03 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Denim Dance
  17 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Plan Ol' Dance

February

26

43rd Annual Heart Fund Dance
Special Sunday Dance

All Donations Go to:
American Heart Association

Location: Knights of Columbus Hall
5650 Kacena Ave.,
Marion, IA

Sponsored By: Rapid 8's
Dance Time: 1:00 – 4:00PM

Emcee: Syl Handley

Click Here for FLYER:
43rd Annual Heart Fund Dance

All Callers / Cuers Welcome to Assist

March

03 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Cookie Dance
  17 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Wearing of the Green Dance

April

7&8

2017 Iowa State Convention,
"The Place To Convene in 2017"

2017 Iowa Convention
Hosted by South East Federation
Ottumwa, IA 

April

21 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Chocolate Dance

May

05  Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Tee Shirt Dance
  19 Jim Williams
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
 

June

03
Cedar Valley Callers & Cuers State Meeting Dance -
Saturday Night Dance
  16 Jim Williams
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Ugly Tie For Dad's Dance

July

07

NO DANCE

Going to NE Federation -
Jesup Days Dance

  21 Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Salad Dance

August

04 Gary Smith
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Nine Pin Dance
  18 Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Pie Dance

September

01  Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner

Labor Day Weekend

September

15

Cedar Valley Callers / Cuers

East Central Federation
Subscription Dance Dance

  29 Syl Handley and Carl Ohrt
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Meet, Eat, & Greet Dance

October

06 Syl Handley and Carl Ohrt
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Pumpkin Dance

October

08

Camp Courageous Benefit Dance
1:30-4:00PM
Callers / Cuers From EC, NE, & QC

Monticello, IA
Click Here for Details
Hosted by: EC Federation

  20 Syl Handley and Carl Ohrt
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Halloween Dance

November

03 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Sweat Shirt Dance
  17 Les LaLone
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Thanksgiving Potluck

December

01 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Hat Dance
  15 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Santa's Socks V Dance
  29 Syl Handley and Carl Ort
Cuer: Ges Hoffner
Annual New Year's Eve Dance
Dance at Syl Handley's