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Provincial Square Dance Competition

Provincial Square Dance Competition

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On Sunday February 14, over one hundred spectators gathered on Macdonald Campus in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue to cheer on twelve teams of dancers at the 5th annual Quebec 4-H Provincial Square Dance Competition.  Collegiate club MAC JAC 4-H hosted members from Howick, Lachute, Ormstown, Richmond, and Vankleek Hill.   MAC JAC president Ariane France emceed the event while fellow hosts helped with setting up, registration, and a contest to guess the quantity of Valentine’s Day candies in a jar.

And the winners  are…


Champion Team        Lachute’s Green

Reserve Team            Lachute’s Plaid

3rd                                Howick

4th                                Ormstown

5th                                Richmond’s Grasshoppers

6th                                Lachute’s Peewee Red

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Lachute’s Green Junior Team came in first place.


Champion Team        Vankleek Hill

Reserve Team             Lachute

3rd                                MAC/JAC’s Bells of Ireland

4th                                Howick

5th                                Richmond’s Troublesum Eightsum

5th                                Ormstown

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Vankleek Hill senior team, first place.

Champion Caller        Jessica Rouleau, Howick 4-H


Up and Coming Couple         Howick seniors      Jessica Rouleau & Kevin MacFarlane

Best Junior Couple                Lachute                Emily McOuat & Anthony Godin

Best Senior Couple                Vankleek Hill           Cassie Allen & Jesse Bradley





Watch here for news about the competition coming up in February 2017.

Square Dance Competition

Sunday, February 14th 2016

All members, family, and friends

Team registration 11 am.Competition starts at 1 pm

Fee: $40 per team (includes lunch);

$8 for guests (lunch included – reservation required by Feb. 10); $5 spectators

Hosted by MAC/JAC 4-H in the Macdonald Campus Ballroom

All 4-H’ers are invited to participate or watch our square dance competition. Prizes for teams, callers, couples. Open dancing for all after the competition finishes.

TEAM REGISTRATION FORM Return to Ag Liaison by FEB 10

Provincial Square Dance Rules 


Want to learn how to square dance?

Contact Quebec 4-H to schedule a workshop for your club, school or community group.

Thanks to Farm Credit Canada whose funding to the MAC JAC 4-H Club through the FCC 4-H Club Fund helped to make this event possible


See all photos from the 2015 competition on our Flickr page!