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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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Friday, July 1
Caller: Cis Hinkle [GA], Will Mentor [VT]
Band: Genticorum [Canada] (Yann Falquet, Pascal Gemme, Nicholas Williams), Stringrays [mostly MA] (Rodney Miller [WA], Max Newman, Stuart Kenney, David Surette [ME], Matt Kenney) — Special price $12/$10/$6

Extra Palo Alto Contra: Gala AmWeek Celebration at Lucie Stern Center with AmWeek staff! 8–11pm (newcomers' orientation at 7:30). Special price: $10 members, $12 non-members, $6 students.

Saturday, July 9
Caller: Chuck Abell [NY]
Band: Derya Akin, Deniz Akin, Obin Sturm [Davis]

Saturday, July 23
Caller: Jean Gorrindo [SLO]
Band: Ben Schreiber, Daniel Steinberg, Adrianna Ciccone

Saturday, July 30
Caller: Eric Black
Band: Wildcat Canyon (Art Peterson, Laurie Miller, Stephanie Costanza)

Saturday, August 13
Band: Go to the Special Monday Dance on August 15

Monday, August 15
Caller: Susan Petrick
Band: Pete’s Posse [VT] (Pete Sutherland, Tristan Henderson, Oliver Scanlon) — 7:30–10:30pm, $12/$10/$6

Monday, August 22
Caller: TBA
Band: Cedar Stanistreet [VT], Julie Vallimont [MA] — Extra dance! 7:30–10:30pm, $12/$10/$6

Saturday, August 27
Caller: Charlie Fenton
Band: Switching Protocols (Christopher Jacoby, Ruthie Byers, John-Michael Seng-Wheeler)

Saturday, September 10
Caller: Lynn Ackerson
Band: StringFire (Erik Ievins, James MacQueen, Patti Cobb)

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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