Virginia Square And Round Dance Association - VASARDA

VASARDA is a dancer membership organization. The focus of the organization is (1) to sponsor an annual State Square Dance Convention, (2) publish a quarterly magazine entitled "Dancer News" and (3) to assist local square dance clubs and regional organizations. Membership in VASARDA is open to any individual who participates or supports a square dance activity, including rounds, folk, New England contra, clogging, line dance, and traditional square dance, in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Affairs of VASARDA are administered by an elected/appointed Board of Directors.

The Virginia Square And Round Dance Association (VASARDA) with the Virginia Callers Association (VASCA) presents 'LOAD THE BOAT AT HAMPTON HARBOR', the 29th Virginia State Convention - May 18, 19, 20, ('2017. The Crowne Plaza Hampton-Marina at 700 Settlers Landing Road, Hampton, VA 23669 is the designated 29th Virginia State Convention location. The deadline for the 29th Virginia State Convention discounted hotel price on rooms is APRIL 22, ('2017. Please reserve rooms through the REGISTRAR for VASARDA room credits towards the 29th Virginia State Convention costs. Please use the 29th Virginia State Convention Registration Form link, under the main menu, VA State Convention heading above, to open the registration form and submit to VASARDA REGISTRARS to assist in keeping costs down.

2017-2018 VASARDA Officers

PresidentNick & Chris Capozio400 E 6th Street, Front Royal, VA. 22630-4007(540) 636-2323N/AE-Mail:
Vice PresidentTom & Nancy Stafford7731 Virginia Lane, Falls Church,VA. 22043(703) 573-8378N/AE-Mail:
SecretaryVictoria and Paul Kosar17877 Lounsbery Drive, Dumfries, VA 22026 (703) 357-7291N/AE-Mail:
TreasurerBonnie Ferguson1515 Gaines Street, Salem, VA 24153(540) 986-1617N/AE-Mail:


VASARDA Regional Directors
(Term expires June 30th of Year Indicated)

RegionAreaYearDirectorAddressCity, StatePhoneCellEmail
REGION 1Central Virginia2018Harriet Covey & Jim Saunder4618 Grove Avenue(804) 359-0765(804) 614-2393E-Mail:
REGION 1Central Virginia2019Roger & Connie Cox1213 Hobbs Mill Road(434) 298-1206N/AE-Mail:
REGION 1Central Virginia2020Helen Berry9801 Wares Wharf Circl(804) 755-7875N/AE-Mail:
REGION 2Southwest Valley2018Lem & Denise Battle1050 Stonegate Drive(540) 387-4518(540) 580-6917E-Mail:
REGION 2Southwest Valley2019Phil & Susan Daniels1938 Laurel Creek Road(508) 942-7802N/AE-Mail:
REGION 2Southwest Valley2020Tim & Bonnie Ferguson1515 Gaines Street(540) 986-1617N/AE-Mail:
REGION 3Shenandoah Valley2018Nick & Chris Capozio400 E 6th Street(540) 636-2323N/AE-Mail:
REGION 3Shenandoah Valley2019Keith & Brenda Krabbenhoft840 South Delphine(540) 476-0050(540) 649-1109E-Mail:
REGION 3Shenandoah Valley2020Charlotte & Ron Sowers2932 Shepherd Grade Road(304) 268-7619N/AE-Mail:
REGION 4Northern Virginia2018Victoria & Paul Kosar17877 Lounsbery Drive(703) 357-7291N/AE-Mail:
REGION 4Northern Virginia2019Bob and Donna Klaiss1570 Dranesville Road(703) 435-7075(703) 626-2103E-Mail:
REGION 4Northern Virginia2020Tom & Nancy Stafford7731 Virginia Lane(703) 573-8378N/AE-Mail:
REGION 5Tidewater2018G.T. & Dot Richardson511 Bridge Wood Drive(757) 867-6721N/AE-Mail:
REGION 5Tidewater2019Tom and Rita Biehn15049 Ashby Way East(757) 238-2195N/AE-Mail:
REGION 5Tidewater2020Marilyn Hill12438 Grand Square(757) 357-7978N/AE-Mail:


VASARDA Associate Directors

Associate Director OfficeAssociate DirectorAddressCity, StatePhoneCellEmail
Club DirectoryTom & Nancy Stafford7731 Virginia LaneFalls Church,VA. 22043(703) 573-8378N/AE-Mail:
Dancer News EditorArbell Thompson19375 Cypress Ridge Ter. #406Lansdowne, VA 20176(703) 729-2109(703) 303-5031E-Mail:
Membership ChairmanMarilyn Hill12438 Grand SquareCarrollton, VA 23314(757) 357-7978N/AE-Mail:
WebmasterTom & Nancy Stafford7731 Virginia LaneFalls Church,VA. 22043(703) 573-8378N/AE-Mail:
Past PresidentTom & Nancy Stafford7731 Virginia LaneFalls Church,VA. 22043(703) 573-8378N/AE-Mail:


VASCA Advisors And Point of Contacts

OfficeDirectorAddressCity, StatePhoneCellEmail
VASCA Leadership ChairmanJim Kline207 North Mason StreetSmithfield, VA 23430(757) 758-4872E-Mail:
VASCA RepresentativeBob Clinebell6352 Barnard WayVirginia Beach, VA. 23464(757) 424-5141E-Mail:


While square and round dance clubs are not members of VASARDA, they are encouraged to be a communication link between VASARDA and the square dancing community. The VASARDA Dancer News includes a listing of clubs, their information contact, and their scheduled dances. If any of the listed information needs updating / changing, please contact the VASARDA Director maintaining the club directory under the Associative Directors listing - Nancy and Tom Stafford

2017-2018 VASARDA Officers


Nick & Chris Capozio

VASARDA Presidents | Rivermont Ramblers Square Dance Club | Winchester, VA


Tom & Nancy Stafford

Vice Presidents | Merry Notes Square Dance Club | Alexandria, VA


Victoria Kosar



Bonnie Ferguson


VASARDA Highlights