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'''History:''' Temple Squares, Utah’s only LGBTQ* square dance club, was first organized in 1993. The only problem at that time…no caller could be found.  
 
'''History:''' Temple Squares, Utah’s only LGBTQ* square dance club, was first organized in 1993. The only problem at that time…no caller could be found.  
  
In 2008, after our first club caller ([[Ross Lopton]]) moved to town, we were off and running!  [[Justin Crawshaw]] and [[Ross Lopton]] were joined at Utah Pride that year by [[Allan Hurst]] (who alternated calling demo/intro tips with Ross) and [[Randy Hensley]] (acting as a "booth babe")  to help recruit potential dancers...and the rest is history!
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In 2008, after our first club caller ([[Ross Crawshaw-Lopton]]) moved to town, we were off and running!  [[Justin Crawshaw-Lopton]] and [[Ross Crawshaw-Lopton]] were joined at Utah Pride that year by [[Allan Hurst]] (who alternated calling demo/intro tips with Ross) and [[Randy Hensley]] (acting as a "booth babe")  to help recruit potential dancers...and the rest is history!
  
 
'''Classes:''' Tuesday 7pm - 9pm  
 
'''Classes:''' Tuesday 7pm - 9pm  

Revision as of 02:44, 17 July 2017

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Started: 2008

History: Temple Squares, Utah’s only LGBTQ* square dance club, was first organized in 1993. The only problem at that time…no caller could be found.

In 2008, after our first club caller (Ross Crawshaw-Lopton) moved to town, we were off and running! Justin Crawshaw-Lopton and Ross Crawshaw-Lopton were joined at Utah Pride that year by Allan Hurst (who alternated calling demo/intro tips with Ross) and Randy Hensley (acting as a "booth babe") to help recruit potential dancers...and the rest is history!

Classes: Tuesday 7pm - 9pm

Club Caller[s]: Ross Crawshaw-Lopton

Levels: Mainstream and Plus

Dance Location[s]: Utah Pride Center / 255 East 400 South / Salt Lake City, UT

Fly-Ins Hosted:

Columbus Center, South Salt Lake, UT -- Caller: Anne Uebelacker
Columbus Center, South Salt Lake, UT -- Callers: Anne Uebelacker and Mike DeSisto
Columbus Center, South Salt Lake, UT -- Callers: Anne Uebelacker and Sandie Bryant
Columbus Center, South Salt Lake, UT -- Callers: Anne Uebelacker and Hunter Keller

Convention[s] Hosted: 2014 Squeeze the Hive

Web site: http://www.templesquares.org/

In Memoriam:

  • Bob Young
  • Alan Little 1962~2012 (Badge placed 2014)