Puddletown Squares

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Location: Seattle, WA

Started: 1982

History: Puddletown started in 1982 by Art Smith.


Club Caller[s]: Art Smith, Jim Goeres, Walt Cavanaugh, Harlen Kerr, Donna Williams, DC Cronyn, Ron Legters, Ross Crawshaw-Lopton, Bob Jervis

Levels: Basic thru C-2

Dance Location[s]: Pilgrim Church (formerly) on Capitol Hill, The Timberline (now gone), ST. Andrews, Mount Baker Park Presbyterian, Tibbets, The Garden House

Fly-Ins Hosted:

Year Date Name Theme Caller 1 Caller 2 Location Co-Chair 1 Co-Chair 2 Co-Chair 3
2010 March 5-7 Rain Festival Forbidden Island Mike Desisto Anne Uebelacker Miller Community Center Troy Johnson Mark Mendelow
2009 March 13-15 Rain Festival Anne Uebelacker Michael Kellogg Mt. Baker Park Presbyterian Church
2008 March 7-9 Rain Festival Down By The Riverside Andy Shore Darren Gallina Renton Community Center Ross Crawshaw-Lopton (moved) Jim Ferguson Keith Gehrig
2007 Oct 26-28 Halloween Fly-in 3 Anne Uebelacker Scott Zinser Phinney Comm. Ctr / St. Andrews / Tibbets Troy Johnson
2007 March 9-11 Rain Festival Swingin\' In The Rain Mike Desisto Anne Uebelacker Mt. Baker Park Presbyterian Church
2006 Oct 27-29 Halloween Fly-in 2 Ride of the Masked Caller Bill Eyler Stephen Cole St. Andrews / Mt Baker Park
2006 March 10-12 Rain Festival And Your Little Dog Too Saundra Bryant Stephen Cole Miller Community Center Justin Crawshaw Lopton Ross Crawshaw-Lopton
2005 29-Oct Halloween Dance Anne Uebelacker St. Andrews Episcopal Troy Johnson
2005 March 11-13 Rain Festival Wet Dreams Mike Desisto Saundra Bryant]]
2004 March 12-14 Rain Festival Revenge of Geoduck Mike Desisto Anne Uebelacker Miller Community Center Justin Crawshaw-Lopton Keith Gehrig
2003 April 11-13 Rain Festival Rain Festival Returns Anne Uebelacker Saundra Bryant]] Miller Community Center / University Heights Center Keith Gehrig Justin Crawshaw-Lopton
2001 Aug 24-26 Spin The Needle Vic Ceder Ray Brendzy Miller Community Center Lyle Boss
2000 Aug Spin The Needle Vic Ceder Gaylen Sauve Miller Community Center Kelley Wilt
1999 Aug 27-29 Spin The Needle Mike Desisto Anne Uebelacker Sunset Hill Community Center Chris Vance
1998 Aug 21-23 Geoduck Mike Desisto Anne Uebelacker Greenwood Senior Center Thomas
1997 Aug Geoduck Mike Desisto Anne Uebelacker Russian Center Thomas
1995 Cancelled
1990 Aug Geoduck
1990 Feb Rain Festival Pilgrim Church / Timberline

Conventions Hosted: 1983 - All Join Hands (the first convention), 1993 - Remake The Circle (10 year anniversary)

The club bid for the 25th Convention (2008) but lost the bid to Cleveland, OH, who staged Touch A Quarter Century

In Memoriam: (Last updated 7/4/2010 by Keith Gehrig)