Gwen and Lee Roy Petersen of Plantersville founded THMDC in July 2010 to promote and carry forward the heritage and customs of Czech, German, Polish, Slavic, Latin, Cajun, Country & Western and Big Band music and dancing loved by ourselves, parents and grandparents in the State of Texas.

The club has more than 100 members from all over the state. For more information on becoming a THMDC member, go to