Head wrangler Dale Dorward walks the greenhorns through a series of steps.

Head wrangler Dale Dorward walks the greenhorns through a series of steps.

Rustling up fun

The Fort Rupert Elementary PAC hosted a western-themed get-together recently at the school.

The Fort Rupert Elementary PAC hosted a western-themed get-together recently at the school.

After filling up on hot dogs, salad and chili, the group took to the dance floor for a hoedown.

Lead hands Dale and Janet Dorward and Alison Mercer demonstrated a series of linedancing routines to the greenhorns before the dudes and dudettes took the floor themselves to learn the routines.