Upcoming Classes


12-week Beginning
Square Dance Class

Thursday Nights
Starts May 2, 2019

6:30 — 8 pm


Learn to square dance in a fun, relaxed 12-week class: $60/ person.

Half price age 21 & under,
Family discount available.

Casual dress, no experience necessary!

Register at the door thru May 9.


Amador Senior Center Hall

229 New York Ranch Rd,
Jackson, CA 95642


For more information call
Janine Oneto    209-245-6221




Jackson Claim Jumpers

G R E A T   D A N C I N G   S I N C E   1 9 5 0 !


Workshop Schedule

Thursday Night Basic & Mainstream Workshops

6:30 pm—9 pm


Monday Night Plus Workshops:

6:30—9 pm




2019 Hoedowns & Dances

All Dances: Mainstream/Plus

At the Amador Senior Center Hall

229 New York Ranch Rd,  Jackson,  95642



69th Anniversary Hoedown, March 24, 2019: 
Kip Garvey Calling, Vernetta Thompson Cueing

Pre-rounds 1:30 Squares 2 - 5 pm


New Dancer Hoedown June 9, 2019:

Kip Garvey Calling, Sharon Patterson Cueing

Pre-rounds 1:30 Squares 2 - 5 pm


Luau!, Sept. 15, 2019: 
Eric Hernerlau Calling, Cuer TBA

Pre-rounds 1:30 Squares 2 - 5 pm


Wild West Hoedown, Nov. 17, 2019: 
Scott Byers Calling, Erin Byers Cueing

Pre-rounds 1:30 Squares 2 - 5 pm


Caller Showcase

Throughout the year, when top callers are available, the Claim Jumpers will offer a special night of dancing. Watch this website and Facebook for Caller Showcase dates.


Other Scheduled 2019 Events

To be determined...







Kip Garvey


International Square Dance Caller

Multi-Label Recording Artist

Kip Garvey calls and teaches for the Jackson Claim Jumpers.

Jackson Claim Jumpers    PO Box 754, Jackson, CA 95642     209-304-5780

Square Dancing is the
Original American Dance …

Great exercise and fun for thousands
of dancers throughout the  world…

Join us and join the fun!