BACDS American Dance and Music Week, July 1-6, 2018

Registration Is Open!

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Join us in the California redwoods for the 37th year of BACDS American Week!
An inclusive camp with dance, music, and calling — something for everyone.

Jeff, Ashley, Ryan, Christa on a fence

The Syncopaths

Jeff Spero, Ashley Broder,
Ryan McKasson, Christa Burch

Photo of Ben and Mike holding some chickens in a cornfield

Uncle Farmer

Ben Schreiber, Michael Sokolovsky

The Whoots

The Whoots

Jim Oakden, Shira Kammen

and Our Callers

Gaye Fifer

Gaye Fifer

Sarah VanNorstrand

Sarah VanNorstrand

  • Music, dance, & calling workshops for every ability
  • Camper band & pick-up sessions with camp staff
  • Learn to compose tunes or write dances
  • Traditional arts and crafts
  • Dance photography
  • Pilates stretch
  • and more...

Flexible registration fee — scholarships available
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AmWeek scholarship fundraiser dance

Join us & bring your friends for a special dance

  • Saturday, May 12, 2018
  • at the regular location for the Palo Alto Contra
    (First United Methodist Church 625 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto)
  • 8-11pm (newcomer’s intro at 7:30pm)

Help raise scholarship funds while you dance to HOT tunes by StringFire! (Caroline McCaskey, Erik Ievins, Patti Cobb) with Kelsey Hartman’s fun and vivacious calling. $15 Donation plus a skirt raffle and other fundraisers. Ask how you can help bring more folks to camp.

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