Classes in Massachusetts

= indicates classes sponsored by the RSCDS, Boston Branch

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


Tuesdays, 12:30-2:00 PM.
The Union room, Bedford Senior Center (COA) 12 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA 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. All dancers must be vaccinated and masked.
Heather Day, 617-244-6914

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


Year-round, First Fridays, 7:00-9:00 PM
Chelmsford Community Center, 31 Princeton Street, North Chelmsford, MA
Beginner and family-friendly
Note: Chelmsford class has resumed dancing depending on viral level (email to verify that class is happening if you are not on the class email list) with vaccines and masks required for now.
Contact: Rebecca Gore, 508-574-1533

Great Barrington

Year-round, Thursdays, 7:00-9:00 PM
Berkshire Pulse, 420 Park St., Housatonic, MA (3rd floor)
Vaccination and masking are currently optional. (As always, please do not come if you have symptoms or have had recent close contact with someone testing positive for Covid.) Beginners are welcome.
Contact: Ted, 413-822-0539, or Maria, 413-344-3023


Sept-June, Thursdays, 7:00PM
Sun Studio at the Arts and Industry Building, 121 Pine Street, Florence, MA 01062. Note: Florence is a village of Northampton
Contact: Ilene Goldstein, call or text (413) 320-1070, or send email to Ilene
Note: All dancers must be fully vaccinated and masks will be required

Salem (Wee Bluets)

Year-round, Thursdays, 7:30 PM
New Location: Purple Door Yoga studio, 10 Colonial Drive, Salem, MA (off Jefferson, geographically right behind the Salem Hospital),
Parking: Lots of free parking
Admission: $7, students $5
Covid: Vaccinations required, masks encouraged
Contact: MaryEllen Scannell, 617-462-1925


October-June, 2nd and 4th Fridays
Warmups: 7:30; dances 7:45
Old Stow Town Hall, 375 Great Road, Stow, MA
Contact: Vickery Trinkaus-Randall

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


Sundays 7:45 p.m.
For information and a Zoom link, contact:
Barb Bemis

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


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

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 January 10, 2023