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Timber Ridge Camp, 2006 - 2015

See also Buffalo Gap, 1989 - 1993, Canadensis, 1994 - 1995, Ramblewood, 1996 - 2005

In 2006, Scottish Weekend moved to Timber Ridge Camp in Highview, WV, near Winchester, VA.

2006

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 29-October 1.
Chair: Beth Kingsley
Teachers [dances taught]: Linda Gaul, Alan Twhigg, Ellie Briscoe, Laura Risk (music).
Additional Musicians: Liz Donaldson, Earl Gaddis, Ralph Gordon, David Knight, Becky Ross, Jim Stevenson-Mathews, Marty Taylor, Dave Wiesler, and Dan Emery (piper).
Friday Night Welcome Dance MC: Terry Harvey.
Friday Night Welcome Dance devisor: Line Farr.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Joanna Reiner.

2007

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 14-16.
Chair: Ellen Ternes
Teachers [dances taught]: Jean Martin, Geoffrey Selling, Keith Smith (music).
Additional Teachers: Tine MacKay, John MacLeod, Arthur McNair, Liz Donaldson
Additional Musicians: Liz Donaldson, Earl Gaddis, Ralph Gordon, David Knight, Becky Ross, Melissa Running, Marty Taylor, Dave Wiesler, and Dan Emery (piper).
Friday Night Welcome Dance MC and devisor: Eva Lanyi.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Denise Peet.

Scottish Weekend 2007 photos
Video of Miss Janet Laing from Scottish Weekend 2007 combined class (17.2 MB)

2008

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 19-21.
Chair: Ellen Ternes
Teachers : David Queen, Eric Finley, Elaine Brunken, Liz Donaldson (music).
Additional Musicians: Elke Baker, Ralph Gordon, Earl Gaddis, David Knight, Melissa Running, Marty Taylor, Dave Wiesler, and Dan Emery (piper).
Friday Night Welcome Dance MC and devisor: Lance Ramshaw.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Ellie Briscoe.

Scottish Weekend 2008 photos

2009

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 25-27.
Chair: Terry Harvey
Teachers : Graham Donald, Cardiff, Wales; Rebecca Blackhall-Peters, Vancouver, BC; Mel Briscoe, Alexandria VA. Music class taught by staff musicians
Musicians: Etienne Ozorak, Ralph Gordon, Josh Burdick, Hanneke Cassel, Earl Gaddis, David Knight, Liz Donaldson, Ellen Gozion, Dave Wiesler, and Dan Emery (piper).
Friday Night Welcome Dance MC and devisor: Elaine Brunken.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Jill Emery.

Scottish Weekend 2009 photos

2010

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 24-26.
Chair: Terry Harvey
Teachers : Bruce Hamilton, Menlo Park, CA, Linda Henderson, Alamo, CA. Music class taught by staff musicians
Additional Teachers: Maria Ward, Ellen Ternes, Tine MacKay
Musicians: Mike Dunn, Liz Donaldson, Ralph Gordon, Anne Hooper, David Knight, Ryan McKasson, Melissa Running, Nora Smith, Dave Wiesler, and Dan Emery (piper).
Friday Night Welcome Dance MC and devisor: Ellen Ternes.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Sandy Gallamore.

Scottish Weekend 2010 photos

2011

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 16-18.
Chair: Joan & John MacLeod
Teachers : Johan MacLean, Glasgow; Janet Walker, Pittsburgh; Tim Wilson, San Francisco. Music class taught by staff musicians
Musicians: Paul Anderson, Liz Donaldson, Dan Emery, Earl Gaddis, Ralph Gordon, David Knight, Adam Oleksa, Melissa Running, Marty Taylor, Dave Wiesler.
Friday Night Welcome Dance MC and devisor: Jay Andrews.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Kate Nealley.

Scottish Weekend 2011 photos

2012

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 14-16.
Chair: Joan & John MacLeod
Teachers : Catherine Shaw, London, Ontario, Canada; Ellen Ternes, Waynesboro, PA; Sandy Gallamore, Short Pump, VA. Music class taught by staff musicians
Musicians: Ralph Gordon, Hanneke Cassel, Katie McNally, David Knight, Nicholas Williams, Liz Donaldson, Melissa Running, Dave Wiesler, Dan Emery.
Friday Night Welcome Dance MC and devisor: Tine MacKay.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Ron Lehmkuhl and Dale Mantautas.

2013

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 13-15.
Chair: Bill Wallace & Betsy Hall-Wallace
Teachers : Mel Briscoe, Alexandria, VA; Linda Gaul, Pitlochry, Scotland; Pat Houghton, Ross-shire, Scotland. Music class taught by staff musicians.
Musicians: Ralph Gordon, Earl Gaddis, Anne Hooper, David Knight, Becky Ross, Liz Donaldson, Melissa Running, Dave Wiesler, Marty Taylor, Dan Emery.
Friday Night Welcome Dance MC and devisor: Elaine Brunken.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Ellie Briscoe.

Scottish Weekend 2013 photos

2015

Timber Ridge Camp, West Virginia, September 18-20.
Chair: Eva Lanyi
Teachers : Antoine Rousseau, Paris, France; Janet Walker, Pittsburgh, PA; Ellie Briscoe, Alexandria, VA. Music class taught by staff musicians.
Musicians: Jim Lindsay, Fife, Scotland; Liz Donaldson, Dan Emery, Ralph Gordon, Julie Gorka, Anne Hooper, Becky Ross, Dave Wiesler.
Friday Night Welcome Dance devisor: Arthur McNair; Welcome Dance MCs: Jay Andrews and Ellen Ternes.
Saturday Night Ball MC, devisor, and Party Review Teacher: Margaret Grandine.

Scottish Weekend 2015 photos

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Read the Hampshire Review article about Scottish Weekend 2015 HERE! (PDF)

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