P.O. Box 2406
Muscle Shoals AL.
35662 PH 256-
A letter from our
To be a Caller involves discussion & agreement between caller & partner. It requires commitment to
excellence which requires much time for studying and working toward improvement. It requires
commitment to do your best each time you pick up the mike. Calling requires establishment of goals,
commitment toward accomplishment of these goal
Attitude must be the best in all aspects of the activity, which includes caller/dancers, caller/club officers,
caller /beginner classes and fellow callers. Remember that we are all in this activity together and
attitudes (both good and bad) are contagious
Will increase your enjoyment, not to mention the dancers enjoyment. Learn by all available, methods,
such as books, self study, callers colleges, from other callers
Good leadership is probably the most important inherent responsibility of a caller. Good leadership is
synonymous with the title of Caller. Be prepared to exercise unbiased judgment and give objective
Strive to always exercise the Golden Rule "Do Unto Others As You Would Have Them Do Unto You."
Always keep your word and your commitments. Make sure that all your actions with dancers and
callers are honest and upright.
Calling requires responsibility to dancers, to fellow callers, and to yourself. It carries the responsibility
of honoring all commitments and last but certainly not least, the responsibility of giving back to the
square dance activity - don't take from it more than you give