MASS is a nonprofit organization based in Southern Pines, North Carolina. The primary function of the club is to promote activities which are associated with shag music and dance. MASS is a social dance club and participates in events/fundraisers for local Moore County charities. The club is a member of the Association of Carolina Shag Clubs and the National FastDance Association. There are approximately 200 members, and guests are invited to join.
MASS holds an Annual Fundraiser for charities in Moore County, and also provides donations to other organizations that provide funds to assist those under age 21 to learn and participate in shag dancing.
Socials are held monthly on the first Saturday from 7pm to 11pm upstairs at Southern Pines Elks Lodge, except for July and September which are held on the 1st Friday after the Holiday. The 2017 Board Meeting dates will be held on the second Thursday at 4 pm in the Conference Room downstairs at the Elks Lodge.
2017 First Saturday of the Month
(Except July & Sept – 2nd Friday)
Location: Elks Lodge, Southern Pines Time: 7:00 -11:00 pm
|Feb 4||Jim Rose, North Myrtle Beach, SC|
|Mar 4||Gene Sistare, Lancaster, SC|
|Apr 1||David Sessoms, Fayetteville, NC|
|May 6||Roy Childress, Burlington, NC|
|June 3||Ron Russ, Randelman, NC|
|July 7 (1st Friday after Holiday)||Gary Garber, Southern Pines, NC|
|Aug 5 (Yearly Fundraiser)||Danny Nazey, Atlantic Beach, NC|
|Sept 8 (1st Friday after Holiday)||Butch Adeimy, Hamlet, NC|
|Oct 7 (Nominations for 2018 Officers)||Buck Crumpton, Fountain Inn, SC|
|Nov 4 (Election of Officers)||Chigger Woods, Durham, NC|
|Dec 2 (Member Appreciation Social)||Dennis Brumble, Elgin, SC|
Mid-Winter (Jan. 13-15), Spring Safari (Apr. 21-30), Summer Workshop. (July 14-16), Fall Migration (Sept. 15-24)
Details of Socials (Hosts, DJs, etc.) and Board Meetings are subject to change throughout the year. Members will be notified of any changes through website, email, and/or phone/text.