Come dance with us!

September 20th 7:00 pm
St. John's Episcopal Church

6:15: Beginner's workshop

Caller: Bob Nicholson
Band: Almond Collective:
Eileen Nicholson
- fiddle
Jill Smith - piano
Rachel Bell - accordion



  All ages are welcome -
bring the whole family,
or come on your own -
no partner necessary!
 Admission:
Adults:  $9
Students: $6
Children 15
& under:

Free


We will teach you how! A beginner's workshop takes place before each dance.

If you can count to 4 and walk, you can dance!

Contra Dance is a social dance with roots in English country dancing.

We always dance to live music that has influences from bluegrass to old-time Appalachian and from Irish to French Canadian and swing.

Lancaster Youth Contra Dance 2009 - Dog Branch Reel.


Upcoming Dances:

October 18th 7:00 pm
St. John's Episcopal Church

6:15: Beginner's workshop

Caller:
Andrew Bishop
Band: The Blackbirds:
Joe DeZarn - fiddle
Tina Eck - flute
Zan McLeod - guitar
November 15th 7:00 pm
St. John's Episcopal Church

6:00: SCHOTTISCHE! workshop
Caller Donna Hunt will lead a workshop teaching the schottische before our dance. This is a couples dance but you are, as always, welcome to come on your own, with a group or a partner.

Caller: Donna Hunt
Band: Deux Francois:
Sarah Mitchell
- flute, whistle, dumbek, feet
Francis Piscane - fiddle
Jasmine Hart - bass
Bill Dudley - guitar
December 20th 7:00 pm
St. John's Episcopal Church

6:15: Beginner's Workshop
Caller: Kenny Brown
Band: Streak o'Phat:
Bill Quern - mandolin, banjo, fiddle, melodeon
Sarah Gowan - guitar
Steve Epstein - clarinet & sax