“Wrong Way Squares” Profile includes;
Organization: Non-profit club presided over by an Executive Board
Where: Temporary location 1st First United Methodist Church 352 S Main St Crown Point, IN 46307
Wrong Way Dances: 10 dances per year on 2nd Saturday 7:00PM – 9:30PM [Chicago time] September – June
Dances in NW Indiana: (3) Other Clubs with differing schedules.
Special Dances: Indiana State Convention is held at French Lick Resort early November, In. plus many special weekend dances at various State Parks & assemble halls. Annual National Convention is held at various USA cities in June.
Other Club Activities: Dance demonstrations upon request, weekly new dancer lessons Fall/Winter, mystery bus trip, summer picnic and Christmas Party
Club History: The Club started in 1972 with 8 couples from Hebron. They danced in Hebron elementary school gym to Joe Braun, club caller. In November 2022 the club will celebrated their 50th Anniversary.
Origin of Wrong Way Name: Founding members thought it would be good club name association with the “Wrong Way” road signs recognized across the Nation. We do go the wrong way while dancing at times.
Membership: 55 Active members from Hebron & surrounding areas of Porter, Lake & Jasper Counties
Membership Requirement: Shall be open to all dancers who have completed lessons under the instruction of ACA (American Callers Association), Caller Lab or equivalent instructor and provided dancers agree to abide by the Club Constitution and Bylaws and share in club’s responsibilities and dues.
Meetings: (3) Regular membership meetings per year.
Affiliations: Indiana Dancers Association, Inc.
Fundraisers: The Wrong Way Squares being a caring club, have supported regional fundraisers activities