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The Bay Area Country Dance Society promotes, preserves, and teaches traditional English and American music and dance in the San Francisco Bay area.
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Addresses, maps, start and end times, and lesson information (if a lesson is offered) for each location can be found by following the location link in each listing.
Friday, November 21, 2014: ENGLISH at Palo Alto Masonic Temple in Palo Alto. Mary Luckhardt with Nonesuch Country Dance Players (Stan & Susan Kramer, Mary Tabor, Rob Powell, Daniel Soussan, Mark Daly) with Ruth Anne Fraley More Info
Saturday, November 22, 2014: CONTRA at First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto in Palo Alto. Kalia Kliban with Hillbillies from Mars (Ray Bierl, Kevin Carr [OR], Paul Kotapish, Daniel Steinberg) More Info
Saturday, November 22, 2014: ENGLISH at Christ Church Berkeley (formerly Grace North Church) in Berkeley. Sharon Green with The Raggedy Annes (Charlie Hancock, Andy Eggleston, Anne Goess) — experienced dancers — dances of Fried Herman and friends More Info
Wednesday, November 26, 2014: ENGLISH / JAM at Christ Church Berkeley (formerly Grace North Church) in Berkeley. Music by English Tunes Jam led by Bill Jensen — FREE! 6:45–7:30pm More Info
Wednesday, November 26, 2014: ENGLISH at Christ Church Berkeley (formerly Grace North Church) in Berkeley. Mary Luckhardt with Open band led by Maggie Moore, Betsy St. Aubin, Bill Jensen More Info
Saturday, November 29, 2014: CONTRA at First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto in Palo Alto. Frannie Marr [SoCal] with Magic Reelism (Cheryl McKinney, Susan Jones, David Wright, all from Sacramento) with Del Eckels More Info
Saturday, December 6, 2014: CONTRA / SPECIAL at Alameda Ballroom in Alameda. 28th Annual No-Snow Ball — Couple Dancing 6:30pm, Contra 7pm–11pm, $30 (BACDS members with card: $25) — Note Special Location! — Alameda Ballroom, 1415 Broadway (between Central Ave. & Santa Clara Ave.), Alameda. Potluck contributions appreciated! . Charlie Fenton & Susan Pleck with music by 28th Annual No-Snow Ball with Rodney Miller [NH], David Cahn [Seattle], Chris Knepper, Charlie Hancock More Info
Wednesday, December 31, 2014: CONTRA / SPECIAL at First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto in Palo Alto. New Year’s Eve Contra Dance — WEDNESDAY, December 31, 8pm–12:15am. $20, $16 members, $10 students. Ring out the old year and waltz in the new with a special contra dance at a special time. Potluck contributions welcome to supplement the provided refreshments — your chance to show off!. Yoyo Zhou with music by New Year's Eve Contra Dance with Common Ground (Derya Akin, Deniz Akin, Molly McNeil)
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