Mar 2024 – Footnotes Front Page


Portland Megaband is back in PSU Smith Hall this year! (Photo credit: Doug Plummer)

In this issue…

  • March 3–10: A Week of Great Dancing. We have an embarrassment of dance riches in March! Come dance to your favorite wall of sound at the Portland Megaband dance. Dip your toes into FIVE different bands with FIVE different callers at the Portland Roadhouse. Earn your Iron or Titanium Dancer award by attending Cascade Promenade events up and down the I-5 corridor.

  • The Portland Megaband Dance is almost here—save your spot! The Portland Megaband Dance is coming right up on March 9th. The perennial favorite, featuring 75 enthusiastic musicians, is back at PSU’s Smith Ballroom this year—click here for all the details. Advance tickets are recommended; get them here.

  • Northwest Passage registration is just around the corner. In “The PCDC Guide to a Sumptuous Summer,” Sharon Gavin fills you in on the treats that await you on Labor Day Weekend 2024. 

  • Thank you for Making Magic Again! In the President’s Corner, Kathy Story thanks generous donors for contributing to PCDC’s recent Making Magic Again fundraising campaign. 

For a calendar of upcoming dances and events, go to the PCDC calendar, plug in the month you want to see, and click Go. You can customize your view by choosing the category of events you want to display.

Want to know more about the PCDC board and committees? For a peek into the goings-on of the PCDC Board, see the PCDC board meeting summaries. For a list of board and committee members, see