Thompson Valley Stars

Sandy Meyer

You might want to take in this fun weekend of ‘Plus’ square dancing with some higher level Round dances, on July 17th & 18th, 2015.

It was a nice touch to see a shaded and lawned parking area where you could park your RV for $5 per night, right next to the Grange hall where the dancing took place. Continue reading

Do you wonder what you missed at the Prince George Jamboree on June 6th and 7th? The weather was absolutely perfect! The stage at the Hart Pioneer Senior Centre was beautifully decorated with shimmering blue streamers, large silver stars hanging from the ceiling, and background curtains with clusters of stars on them.

True to the theme ‘Dancing in the Stars’ there were cloud-like ceiling garlands and blue stars strategically placed. Susan Hunter and her decorating committee did a wonderful job!

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It was a beautiful sunny weekend on May 30th – June 1stfor the 28th Annual ‘Rally-in-the-Valley’ dance, presented by the Chilliwack Rhythm  Reelers Square & Round Dance Club. The theme this year was ‘A Tribute to Minter Gardens’. Minter Gardens, located at the Agassiz turn-off near  Chilliwack, was created by Brian & Faye Minter & family in the early ’80’s. Continue reading


Square dancers from Salmon Arm, Blind Bay and Vernon, including 20 dancers from Thompson Valley Stars club in Chase recently gathered to visit the Kamloops Square Dancers for the annual Harvest Hop at St. Paul’s Anglican Church. Upon arrival they learned that the event was in jeopardy.

The featured entertainer, guest caller Brent Mawdsley of Delta, was nowhere to be found. Continue reading