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Palo Alto Contra Dance

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

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Saturday, December 27
Caller: Lynn Ackerson
Band: StringFire (Erik Ievins, Patti Cobb, James MacQueen [CO], Annie Rodier)

Wednesday, December 31
Caller: Yoyo Zhou
Band: New Year's Eve Contra Dance with Common Ground (Derya Akin, Deniz Akin, Molly McNeil)

New Year’s Eve Contra DanceWEDNESDAY, 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!

Saturday, January 10
Caller: Nils Fredland [NH]
Band: Maivish (Adam Broome [QC], Jaige Trudel [QC], Matthew Olwell [VA]) with Nils Fredland — special price $12/$10/$6

Saturday, January 24
Caller: Jon Southard [SoCal]
Band: Luceo (Rebecca King, Lee Anne Welch, Karl Franzen)

Saturday, January 31
Caller: Jean Gorrindo [SLO]
Band: Patt and Possum [IL] (Charlie Walden, Patt Plunkett) — special price $12/$10/$6

Saturday, February 14
Caller: Erik Hoffman
Band: Mercury Rising (Lee Anne Welch, Ruth Anne Fraley, Topher Gayle)

Saturday, February 28
Caller: Warren Blier
Band: Ben Schreiber, Daniel Steinberg

Saturday, March 14
Band: NO DANCE — Go to Spring Fever Weekend, and the Special Palo Alto Contra on Monday!

Monday, March 16
Caller: Nils Fredland [NH]
Band: Maivish (Jaige Trudel [QC], Adam Broome [QC], Matthew Olwell [VA]) with Nils Fredland — special price:$12/$10/$6, special time (7:30–10:30pm), special post Spring Fever dance!

Saturday, March 28
Caller: Charlie Fenton
Band: The Rosin Doctors (Daniel Engle, Erik Hoffman, Topher Gayle)

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.)

$15 supporters,
$10 non-members,
$8 members
$5 students or low-income
or pay what you can


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