The RSCDS Twin Cities Branch has published several books of dances written by its members.

New Friends
Twenty Years Twenty Dances
The Blue Ribbon Collection

Copies of the books are available from TACBooks.

Leaflet dances written by Branch members

Autumn Wind, 32 S 3C (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
Celestial Perturbations, 32 R 3C (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
Chain of Lakes Waltz, 32 W (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
Hari Kari Mairi, 40 R 3CS (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
J-Squared, 48 J 4C Sq (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
Janice, 32 S 3CS (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
The Linton Whipman, 32 R 2C (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
The Lost 40, 40 J 3CS (Janet McKernan)
Minister on the Mississippi, 32 S 3C (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
Rice and Lefse, 40 J 3CS (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
Snow on the Mountain, 32 J 3C (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)
Tough Love, 32 J 3CS (Lara Friedman-Shedlov)

New Friends

Dances published in honor of the 25th anniversary of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society Twin Cities Branch, 2000.

Includes original music by Sherry Wohlers Ladig for eight of the dances.


Amy In the Middle8×32 J 3CEric Dam
Beyond Ambivalence8×40 R 3CBonny McIntyreM
Chang O’Hara’s Reel4×32 R 4CLara Friedman-Shedlov
Child’s Play3×40 J 3CHazel ShirleyM
Crazy Crossing4×32 J 4CSherry GwegorrynM
Detasseling the Riggs of Corn8×32 R 3CGrundtner, et al.
Ebb and Flow8×32 S 3CKate Kok
Kettle River8×32 S 3CLara Friedman-ShedlovM
Lady Grace8×32 S 3CKatrina BegordisM
The McClure Family Burns Supper8×32 R 2CDoug Schneider
The McIntosh Legs4×40 R 4CPhilip WoutatM
Rush Hour Reel3×48 R 3CEric DamM
Serendipity8×32 S 2CLara Friedman-Shedlov
The Tapestry48 S + 48 R for 4CLara Friedman-ShedlovM
Untitled #1094×32 S 4CAnne Graham

M=Includes music

Twenty Years Twenty Dances

20th anniversary book of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society Twin Cities Branch, 1995.

Includes original music by Sherry Wohlers Ladig for three of the dances.


Andrew’s Excel Reel8×32 R 2CDoug Schneider
The Baban8×32 R 3CAudrey McClellan
The Beaten Path8×32 S 2CDoug Schneider
Dance Thirty8×32 S 3CJoy Gullikson
Destination Unknown4×40 R QuadrilleDan Grundtner
Emily’s Reel8×32 R 3CKate Kok
The Flowers of Shakopee32 J, couple facing coupleRoberta Williams
The Garland8×32 J 2CRoberta Williams
Hampden Park8×32 J 3CDoug Schneider
In the Good Old Days8×32 R 3CKelly Rehm
The Midnight Cats8×40 R 3CNiles Roberts
N’er the Twain Shall Meet8×32 S 3CKelly Rehm
Odd Man Out8×32 R 3CDan Grundtner
Renaissance Fair3×32 J 3CMary Kay Schladweiler
Sailing Bonny Bayfield8×32 S 3CBonny McIntyre
Sprightly Stepping Scots8×40 J 3CMike Husting
Squashed in the Kitchen With Bonny8×32 R 2CGrundtner, et al.
Twin Cities Farewell4×32 S 4CMary Kay SchladweilerM
Waltz and Be Welcome48W, couple facing coupleRoberta WilliamsM
Wisconsin Journey8×32 J 3CHeather DeLukaM

M=Includes music

The Blue Ribbon collection of Scottish Country Dances

Published for the 10th anniversary of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society Twin Cities Branch, 1985.

Includes music for four of the dances.


Absence of Forethought24 J, couple facing coupleRon WallaceM1
Bill’s Reel8×32 J 3CRoberta Williams
Bonnie Charlie4×32 R 4CEd Stern
Firth of Beauly8×32 R 3CRoberta Williams
Green Boughs of the North16 S + 32R + 16S QuadrilleRoberta Williams
The Hamilton’s Strathspey4×40 S 4CGary ThomasM2
Joy’s Kitchen8×40 R 4CJohn Perry
Min-Man Dance4×32 R 4CRon WallaceM1
Miss Barbara Campbell4×40 S 4CRon WallaceM1
Second Honeymoon8×32 R 3CDoug Schneider
Turning Point8×32 R 2CGary Thomas

M1=Includes music by Sherry Wohlers Ladig
M2=Includes music by Murray Schoolbraid