The Bay Area Country Dance Society Website

Home | Dance Series | Special Events and Projects | Dance Camps & Weekends | Performance Teams | Organization | Dance/Music Links | Online and Printable Calendars | Take Transit to Dances! | Buy Our CD! (Online Purchase Available) | For More Information |

This page is:

BACDS Events Calendar

July 2012

Schedule of Events

July 01 to July 06CAMP/CONTRA/
JGCarol Ormand [WI], Nils Fredland [NH]BACDS American Dance & Music Week in the Redwoods at La Honda, CA, Sun-Fri July 1-6. Contra & square calling and technique by Carol Ormand (WI), Nils Fredland (NH); Couple dancing with Erik Erhardt (NM) & Lori Pimentel (UT); Music by Contra Fresco (Rodney Miller [NH], Elvie Miller [Ireland], Clyde Curley [WA]), Avant Gardeners (VA) (Laura Light, George Paul) with Jim Oakden, Anita Anderson (WA), Dave Bartley (WA), Claude Ginsberg (WA), Michelle Levy.
July 01 to July 07CAMP/CONTRA/ENGLISH/
FHSmany great leadersBACDS Family Week at Foothill Horizons Outdoor Center, Sonora, CA, Sun–Sat July 1-7. A fulfilling week of music, dance, and play! — Dance sessions and workshops by Susan Michaels, Kalia Kliban, Rhonda Cayford and Julie James — Music and music workshops by Bobbi Nikles, Judy Stavely, Kit Nelson, Kathy Hirsh, Kathrine Gardner, David Brown, Dave Courchaine, Frank Hoppe, David James, Craig Johnson, Paul Kostka — Plus Stan Fowler (lifeguard), Bob Reid (singing/storytelling/pre-school), Jan & Norm Kidder and Lorraine Kostka (crafts). Space still available!
July 01ENGLISH/CONTRAFSJCANCELEDNo Dance—Summer Break — Resumes 9/16
July 04CONTRACCBWarren BlierOpen band led by Wildcat Canyon (Andy Eggleston, Art Peterson)
July 06CONTRA/SPECIALLSCCarol Ormand [WI], Nils Fredland [NH]3 bands: Contra Fresco (Rodney Miller [NH], Elvie Miller [NH], Clyde Curley [WA]), A.G.B. (Anita Anderson [WA], Dave Bartley [WA], Claude Ginsberg [WA]), the Avant Gardeners [VA] (Laura Light, George Paul + Jim Oakden)
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.
July 06ENGLISHMTBob FraleyNonesuch Country Dance Players (Stan & Susan Kramer, Mary Tabor, Daniel Soussan, Mark Daly) with Ruth Anne Fraley
July 07CONTRA/SPECIALSFSusan PetrickContra Fresco (Rodney Miller [NH], Elvie Miller [Ireland], Clyde Curley [OR]) — Special post-camp dance with AmWeek staff! Special price: $12 non-members, $10 members, $6 students
July 11WORKSHOPCCBMary LuckhardtSusan Worland
Intro to English Dance Workshop 6:45–7:30pm FREE (donations gladly accepted)
July 11ENGLISHCCBMary LuckhardtSusan Worland, Betsy St. Aubin, Charlie Hancock
July 14CONTRAFUMAndy Shore (FL)West Road Band (Laura Smith, Darin Smith, Kenny Blacklock)
July 14ENGLISHDGKSharon GreenNoel Cragg & friend
July 18CONTRACCBAndy Shore (FL)Open band led by The Santa Barbara Mountain Boys (Dan Engle, Erik Hoffman)
July 20ENGLISHMTSharon GreenNonesuch Country Dance Players with Patti Cobb
July 21CONTRASFAndy Shore (FL)StringFire (Erik Ievins, Patti Cobb, Caroline McCaskey [CO])
July 25ENGLISHCCBAlan WinstonOpen band led by David Strong, Andy Eggleston, Bill Jensen
July 27CONTRASFFrannie Marr (Los Angeles)Uncle Dave (Kathrine Gardner, Dave Courchaine, Dan Kluger)
July 28CONTRAFUMGreg Frock (MD)Peak Nouveau (Karl Franzen, Peter Tommerup, Sarah Kirton, Paul Clarke)
July 28ENGLISHCCBMary LuckhardtJon Berger, Charlie Hancock, David Mostardi—for experienced dancers

Dance Venues

CCBChrist Church Berkeley (formerly Grace North Church)2138 Cedar StreetBerkeley
Between Walnut and Oxford
DGKDanceGround Keriac1805 Divisadero at BushSan Francisco
3 blocks North of Geary
FHSFoothill Horizons CampSonora
Sonora in the California Gold Country
FSJFirst Unitarian Church of San Jose160 N 3rd StSan Jose
FUMFirst United Methodist Church of Palo AltoHamilton at ByronPalo Alto
upstairs, 1 block from University, 1 block from Middlefield
JGJones Gulch Camp11000 Pescadero RdLa Honda
West of Palo Alto
LSCLucie Stern Center1305 Middlefield RoadPalo Alto
MTPalo Alto Masonic Temple461 Florence StreetPalo Alto
1/2 block north of University
SFSt. Paul's Presbyterian Church1399 43rd AvenueSan Francisco
Corner of 43rd Avenue and Judah Street

If you must send us some spam, please send it here.