A Special THANK YOU To Our Lifetime Members

We at Grand Square International would like to say THANK YOU to our Lifetime Members. Square Dancing brings a magical element to all of our lives. When we square up, we feel life’s problems twirl away and the wonder of youth—sheer happiness, fellowship, the kindness of strangers, the charm of new friends take over like … Read more


A HISTORY OF SQUARE DANCING Friends here we have a brief history of our colorful pastime. Feel free to share, print and distribute or post the link on your site.

The Many Health Benefits of Square Dancing

It’s part of the Grand Square International, Inc.,  mission: a healthier you, through square dancing. Dance is always good for the body, mind and soul. Square Dancing in particular offers the best of social and health benefits leading to a happier, longer lifetime.

MWSD Has Overlooked Sociability

by Jim Mayo, Hampstead, NH Since our activity reached its peak of popularity more than 30 years ago we have moved away from what made us so popular. In 1980 New England had more than 450 clubs. Today the EDSARDA Directory lists about 30. Clearly we are doing something wrong. Many have blamed the decline … Read more