Come dance with us every 3rd Saturday (except July)


                      Next Dance:
      November 16th: 7pm to 10pm
New Dancers Workshop at 6:15pm 

                 
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

Caller: Greg Frock
Band: Contranella
Megan Beller: fiddle
John Wobus: piano
Charley Beller: percussion

     
      - All ages are welcome! 
     - B
ring the whole family,
or come on your own!
- No partner necessary!

               Admission
 Adults: $10.00
 Students: $6.00
   Children (under 16): FREE    

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

Bringing a water bottle is encouraged.

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:
December 21st
7pm to 10pm

6:15pm: New Dancers Workshop
 

St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

Caller: Caroline Barnes
Band: Sleigh for Four
Steve Epstein: clarinet and sax
Laura Alexander: cello
Carol Carpenter: flute
Adlai Waksman: piano
January 18th
7pm to 10pm

6:15pm: New Dancers Workshop
 
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

Caller: Ann Fallon
Band: Alexandar MItchell & Henry Koretzky
Alexander Mitchell: fiddle
Henry Koretzky: mandolin
Jill Smith: piano
February 15th
7pm to 10pm

6:15pm: New Dancers Workshop
 
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

Caller: Abigail Hobart
Band: Contra Rebels
Todd Clewell: fiddle
Barb Schmid: fiddle
Henry Koretzky: guitar
Aaron Blouin: Bass
 March 21st
7pm to 10pm

6:15pm: New Dancers Workshop
 
St. John's Episcopal Church
321 W. Chestnut St.
Lancaster, PA 17603

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