Come dance with us! Every 3rd Saturday but July!

January 19th 7:00 - 10:00 pm
   
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

6:15: New Dancers Workshop 

Caller:Hilton Baxter
Band: Escape         
Tim Ball Fiddle
Peter Blue button accordion, nyckelharpa, percussion
Jill Smith piano

All ages are welcome 
-
bring the whole family,
or come on your own 
no partner necessary!

        Admission:
Adults: $10
Students: $6.00
Children 15 
          under: FREE

(Please bring Cash, we can't
 accept check or credit card)

FREE dance lessons! A New Dancers workshop takes place before each dance. If you can count to 4 and walk, you can dance!  See a list of "dance tips" on our About page.

Contra Dance is a social dance with roots in English country dancing. We 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:
February 16th 7:00 - 10:00 pm    
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

6:15: New Dancers Workshop

Caller: Kim Forry
Band:  Lovely Lane String Band
Shane Knudsen Fiddle
Brenna Hogan Fiddle
Jay White bango
John Sauer guitar
March 16th 7:00 - 10:00 pm
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

6:15: New Dancers Workshop

Caller: DeLaura Padovan
Band: 
Devine Comedy
Steve Hickman Fiddle
Marty Taylor whistle, concertina
John Devine guitar

     *April *13th* 7:00 - 10:00 pm
*Second Saturday in April b/c of Easter        St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

6:15: New Dancers Workshop

Caller: Abigail Hobart
Band:  Contra Intuitive
Ryck Kaiser Fiddle
Kirk Evans Fiddle
Peggy Shutes Piano