**** December 17, 2006 ****
"Showflakes" Party Night
Thanks to Sandy/Tony for the authentic snowflakes,
Sandy, Tony and Kay delight in
Sandy's artistic snowflake creations.
|Presidents Hans and Gail cheerfully wait for the next call.|
|Experienced young dancers Billy,|
Daniel and Emily were all raffle winners.
|Stevie, Al and Steve are ready for a "Pass Thru."|
|Sandy, Tony and Steve admire Sandy's |
attractive table decorations.
|Colorful food, lively participants and|
enjoyable dancing = a memorable evening.
|The dedicated Caller and Cuer make the fun evening of dancing possible.|
**** November 2006 ****
|Marilyn is a natural leader of the square.|
|"Dosado your partner"|
|The tasty food always attracts a happy gathering.|
|Colorful dress, healthy food, happy people,|
it doesn't get much better than that on party night.
|Judy's colorful Rosarito dress and Clyde's catchy vest.|
|Dorothy and Don demonstrate round dance perfection.|
|Soosan and Ken show us how to enjoy the happy moment.|
|Marilyn and Rod present the "2 step."|
|Tami is a patient dancer.|
|Al and Stevie gracefully demonstrate the "Twinkle Thru."|
Costume Party Night
|Sheldon and Christine weaving to the music|
|That is a menacing looking spider on Lois' head...wooow!|
|That looks like a new hip-hop stepper.....!|
|Prize winning scary person..|
|Dea and Irv round dance to perfection...|
|Soosan and Ken have that cool 70's look...cool dudes...|
|Eerie, colorful costumes for party revelers...|
|Who are those scary goblins?????|
|A tasty respite from the eerie happenings.....|
|Tasty, spooky munchies.....|
PARTY NIGHT HIGHLIGHTS
NOTICE THE JOY AND ELATION ON THE HAPPY FACES
|CLUB LEADERS. Andy, Wil, Judy, Bill.|
|Mindful Andy guides his eager followers.|
|The hungry boys are eager to get started.|
|Tami and Andy are such enthusiastic role models.|
|Mother and Son. Memories to remember.|
|Jane and Bill are round dancing|
to their mentor, Judy Eades.
|Satoko and Wally are always ready to dance|
and party....let the fun begin....
|Waltraut leads Wil thru some intricate round dance steps.|
|Lois and Bob have matching smiles.|
|Kay flashes her smile as she leads her admiring partner.|
|Judy Eades (left) enjoys square dancing with her student-devotees.|
|Will, the master caller, still dances with his admiring students.|
|Muriel and Steve are eager participants.|
|Dick and June demonstrate the square dance steps to perfection.|
|Happy Billie and his "crew cut" are a nostalgic attraction.|
|Lettie and John are always having sooooo much fun|
|Shorts and legs. Let's think about this for a while. More later.....|
|Proud Andy displaying the new,|
colorful "Sundown Squares" jacket.
|Bill and Andy showing their dancing-form legs.|
|Judy and Clyde are fun-loving round dancers.|
|Judy and Don demonstrate their flawless dancing form.|
|"Which pair of legs shall we select.|
Let's first eliminate the hairy ones, then . . ."
|Party night goodies always add to the party night festivities.|
|"Could that be Al and Gail spinning to Andy's melodic calling?"|
|Ken and Soosan are in their usual party form.|
|Tammi and Andy are talented round dancers|
and good models for the club.
|Our accomplished photographer Ron and Waltraut|
enjoying their square dancing. Ron is usually
busy taking pictures so we are glad that he
momentarily shared his camera.
|Jim and Christine glide thru the square dance calls.|
|Looks like a 2-step for Claire and Jim.|
|Brave John dancing with always-happy caller, Ann Walker.|
|Jane and Irv have mastered their dancing steps.|
Patriotic Party Night
Creative Pauline arranging the tasty food for the happy
dancers on party night. Yum Yum.. Notice Kay's colorful
flag and eagle quilts in the background.
|Howard's colorful flag display was impressive.|
|Many thanks to Pauline and Howard for |
decorating the dance hall with vivid decorations.
|The yummy food was a major attraction. |
Notice our loyal president at the head of the line.
That's what is called leadership.
|How about that!! Our versatile caller can square dance.|
Young Billy is Plus dancing with his proud mother,
Cindy, and Sheldon is calling the square dance.
|Another enjoyable evening of dancing and socializing had by all.|
|Happy square dancers, Sandy and John, looking|
mighty patriotic with their matching colors.
|Bill and Jamie leading the way in the square dance.|
Andy said he would wear it if he had a skirt.
Cindy is presenting Andy with a skirt.
Is our caller happy because he is taking if all off, or putting it on????
|Such a perfect fitting skirt. "Who really |
wears the pants in this family?"
|"Why are all the eyes on our well-dressed caller?"|
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY "RELAY FOR LIFE"
|A noble cause supported by honorable people.|
|Ann Walker calling "tips" at the RELAY FOR LIFE.|
|The memorial "luminarias" lit up the |
night sky at Granite Hills High School.
|Stevie and Howard are two outstanding fundraisers.|
|Memorial luminarias on display during party night.|
|Stevie and Jane reporting the impressive fundraising results.|
Nearly $30,000 donated.
|John's enthusiasm was infectious on party night.|
Sooo much fun had by all dancers.
|Our president, Hans, welcoming new members, Kay and Elden.|
Many thanks to all the club members who made this dance a success.
|Sandy, George, and Steve are enjoying the|
Cinco De Mayo Fiesta with friendly club members
and the "comida deliciosa." Muchas Gracias a todos.
|Barbara and Al, June and Dick, look so gratified|
after sampling the tasty food.
|Multi-talented Andy talks with Tami as he calls the squares.|
|Joyful Barbara waves a "Happy Cinco De Mayo" to us|
as she promenades around the square.
|Jimmy and Jamie are happily strolling around the square.|
|Smiling Stevie and Al have learned their round dance routines very well.|
Many "gracias" to Stevie and Al for bringing so many
lovely Cinco de Mayo decorations.
|The back of the quilt included memorable photos |
and signatures of club members, students,
and admirers. April 30, 2006
|Wil and Judy are trying out the new cuer, |
and they give their approval. The influence of Wil and Judy
will be with our club for a long time.
|Wil and Andy called some very enjoyable duets that |
were met with much enthusiasm from the loaded
floor of enthusiastic square dancers.
|Bill-Judy-Wil-Andy, we would like to keep them all, |
but we understand that times do change.
|Judi and partner are enjoying Judy's easy-to-dance cuing.|
|Andy and Tami are teaching by example under the |
watchful eyes of caller/cuer Ann Walker.
|Al, Judy, Wil. What more can we say!|
This trio of leaders of the club are enjoying a
much-deserved wonderful evening.
|Bill and Judy have been teaching together for 7 years. |
The eager student has learned very well from the outstanding teacher.
|Watching Jane and Bill dance is an example to follow.|
|Stevie and June display the beautiful carrot and chocolate|
cakes before they were consumed by the hungry dancers.
Congratulations to June and Dick Grimmett for
hosting this most successful party.
|Wil, Ann, and Jim were reminiscing about some enjoyable experiences.|
|Proud Kay is showing Bonnie the intricate square dance|
blocks and student pictures on the beautiful quilt.
|Eloquent Al thanked Judy and Wil for sharing|
their love and commitment with our club.
The monetary gift was counted by Wil under
Judy's watchful eye. The $620 was donated by
friends, students, and fans.
|Kay, Judy, and Wil are sharing lasting memories|
of the made-from-admiration quilt.
|Hans' comments expressed appreciation and praise to |
Wil and Judy, and optimism and enthusiasm to Bill and Andy.
|A TRUE BOQUET OF ROSES IN EVERY WAY|
|"JUDY AND WIL, THANKS FOR THE WONDERFUL |
MEMORIES, AND WE WILL MEET AGAIN"
**** April 30, 2006 ****
|Colorful cuer with a gorgeous dress and different |
colored shoes!! We are in a party mood, aren't we!!!!
|The delicious food is always an big attraction, yummeeee|
|Barbara and Stan win the prize for "COLORFUL DRESS." |
Notice the blazing beads, unique tie clasp with bright tie,
and how about their coordinated outfits.
|Pat and Bob are responding gracefully to the square dance calls.|
|Sharon and Sheldon are sure enjoying the festivities. |
But, shouldn't the "good" callers wear white hats ??
|George and Sandy are enjoying the "yummy food" and |
the freedom of retirement. Everyday is another party.
|Kay and Steve are enjoying the dancing and friends. |
"Sheriff Steve" just collected some fines to support
the summer picnic. "No mask, then pay a fine."
Do you see Stan Fortenbach over Steve's shoulder?
|Judy and Clyde demonstrate their advanced round dance |
routines...Notice the attractive necklaces..party on...
|Lettie and Bob are fun party-hoppers and they are some|
of the biggest supporters of the Sundown Squares.
|Barbara and Al are fun-loving square dancers and |
round dancers, and excellent quilters.
Ask Al about his new quilting machine.
|The MASTERS AND THE APPRENTICE. |
All contributing to the party. Wil, Judy, and Sheldon. Thanks
|Fun-loving Satoko and Wally are part of the festivities and prizes.|
"Wally, where are your beads?" That could be a fine...
|Judi and Jimmy have become regulars at the |
Sundown Squares dances. They win the prize for
"Most Improved" and "Most Enthusiastic Newbies."
|Andy and Tammie are happy and ready to start |
square dance calling. Andy will officially start on May 1, 2006,
as the new square dance caller. Congratulations.
|The new round dance cuers are all smiles and ready|
to start teaching round dance routines.
Bill and Jane will officially start on May 1, 2006. Congratulations.
✔✔✔ The next 5 colorful photos were taken at the enjoyable Mardi Gras Dance. There were at least 10 squares of happy square dancers, plus round dancers. ♬ ♬ ♬