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Palo Alto Contra Dance

2nd, 4th & 5th Saturdays
-- First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto

We suggest/request that you:
  • wear comfortable, light­ clothing.
  • bring comfortable shoes with clean, non-marking soles.
  • avoid using alcohol or drugs before the dance.
  • not wear any artificial fragrances.
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Saturday, March 24
Caller: Eric Black
Band: BLAM! [Monterey] (Bob Silberstein, Marta Lynch, Elizabeth Todd)

Saturday, March 31
Caller: Kalia Kliban
Band: StringFire! (Caroline McCaskey, Erik Ievins, Patti Cobb)

Saturday, April 14
Caller: Kelsey Hartman
Band: StringFire! (Erik Ievins, Caroline McCaskey, Patti Cobb)

Saturday, April 28
Caller: Jean Gibson-Gorrindo[Los Osos]
Band: Wildcat Canyon (Art Petersen, Laurie Miller, Calvin Murasaki)

Saturday, May 12
Caller: Eric Black
Band: Patt & Possum [IL] (Charlie Walden, Patt Plunkett) with Mark Wardenburg—special price, $14/$12/$7

Saturday, May 26
Caller: Celia Ramsay
Band: Pepperjack

Saturday, June 9
Caller: Andrea Nettleton [GA]
Band: Jeff Spero [SoCal], Rex Blazer [FL], Chris Knepperspecial price, $14/$12/$7

Monday, June 18
Caller: Deb Comly [AZ]
Band: Larry Unger [MA], Audrey Knuth -- note special day (Monday) & time (7:30pm), $14/$12/$7

Saturday, June 23
Caller: Kalia Kliban
Band: Todd Silverstein, Erik Hoffman, & friend

Saturday, June 23
Caller: Erik Hoffman
Band: Say, Yes! to Hambo! Come learn the wonderful Swedish dance—5:00pm, $10 or pay what you can

Saturday, June 30
Caller: Gaye Fifer [PA]
Band: Syncopaths (Ryan McKasson [WA], Christa Burch, Ashley Broder, Jeff Spero [all SoCal])—Special eve-of-American Week dance, special price $14/$12/$7

Map to First United Methodist Church

First United Methodist Church, 625 Hamilton Avenue (Near Middlefield Rd), Palo Alto (upstairs in the boxy Social Hall building on the corner at Byron St.)
Get directions

Potluck Goodies at the mid-evening break!

TIME: 8 p.m. - 11 p.m.
(A free half-hour lesson begins at 7:30 p.m.)

$20 supporters,
$12 non-members,
$10 members
$6 students or low-income
or pay what you can


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