What is FASSRD?
Association of Single Square and Round Dancers (FASSRD)
is a not-for-profit organization
established to promote and stimulate fellowship and interest in
square and round dancing among unmarried adults of all ages
This organization is the “voice” of the
single/solo square and round dancers in Florida providing
representation on state convention committees, the Florida
Federation, and ensuring that appropriate singles/solos sections are
designated at all of the large festivals around the state.
Membership is for any single or solo square
dancers who is 18 years or older and has graduated from a square or
round dance class.
The annual membership fee is $6.
Benefits of Membership:
Quarterly newsletter containing information on singles dance
activities in Florida and around the country.
Annual Singles Association Dance
Labor Day Weekend (2013 in St. Louis, MO)
United Square Dancers of America (USDA) Square Dance Insurance
Square dance news via email
The FASSRD president is a delegate-at-large of the Florida
Federation of Square and Round Dancers.
For membership info, contact
86506 Cartesian Pointe Drive
Yulee, FL 32097
What is the Singles Association Dance?
An annual weekend
(Party-Rama) hosted by
FASSRD; held in
October at the historic Kenilworth Lodge in Sebring, FL, a FUN
weekend of workshops, dancing & partying. Attendance is open
to everyone: Singles, Solos & Couples (Married or not).
Single Square Dancers USA®
is the national organization of single square dance
single dancers which was established to promote and stimulate interest
square dancing among unmarried adults of all ages.
and the annual dance convention,
Dance-A-Rama, which has been
held in a different U.S. city every Labor Day weekend since its
inception, was the brainchild of Joe B. Ellis of Oklahoma City, OK.
Publishes a quarterly newsletter, the
keep single square dancers aware of single square dance activities
around the country.
They also publish a
which lists single oriented square and round dance clubs with
information on location, dance times, and telephone and internet contact
names and numbers.
For SSDUSA membership info,
Ailene Picheco, 345 Hula Circle, Merritt Island, FL 32952, 321-652-0680
Where to Dance
Unfortunately, there is currently only one singles
club in the State of Florida –
Seabreeze Singles in Jacksonville.
The Seabreeze Singles dance at Arlington Presbyterian Church, 1300
Sprinkle Drive. Contact Shirley White, President
However, there are contacts around the state
you can contact for information on singles friendly clubs.
Southeast Florida (Vero Beach / Ft. Lauderdale)
West Coast (Ft. Myers / Tampa / Pensacola)