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BACDS Events Calendar

December 2018

Schedule of Events

December 01CONTRASFSusan PetrickThe Offbeats (Ben Schreiber [MO], Ashley Broder, Jeff Spero [both SoCal])
December 02CONTRA/SPECIALLMDCLindsey Dono [Seattle]The Offbeats (Ben Schreiber [MO], Ashley Broder, Jeff Spero [both SoCal])  - 32nd Annual No Snow Ball  - Special Day, Time, Location, & Price: 6-10PM, $20-$30 Sliding Scale  -  Your potluck contributions are appreciated  -  To welcome and include everyone in this dance, the caller will be using the terms Larks and Ravens
December 04ENGLISHASEBruce HamiltonBill Jensen, Christopher Jacoby, Tom Lindemuth
December 05CONTRACCBKelsey HartmanOpen band led by Audrey Knuth, Chris Knepper, Christopher Jacoby
December 07ENGLISHMTSharon GreenNonesuch Country Dance Players with William Allen, Stan & Susan Kramer [KY]
December 08CONTRAFUMEric BlackStringFire! (Erik Ievins, Patti Cobb, Caroline McCaskey)
December 08ENGLISHSJPLise DyckmanValerie Rose, Jason Pollard, Charlie Hancock
December 09ENGLISHFSJBruce HamiltonPhoenix Rising—2:30pm, 2:15 skills workshop
December 11WOODSHEDHPPmaybe you?maybe you? - A peek backstage, free for everyone. Callers try out new material, teaching techniques, etc; dancers give input and things get better. Join us!
December 12SINGINGCCBSing for Your SupperSeasonal song session led by Shira Kammen & Patti Cobb, 6:45–7:30pm, FREE (donations gladly accepted)
December 12ENGLISHCCBSharon GreenShira Kammen, Susan Worland, Patti Cobb
December 14ENGLISHSMEDANCE CANCELEDSee you in January!
December 15CONTRASFDane WallingaThe wiNgNuts (Chris Knepper, Isele Harper, Will Wheeler)
December 16CONTRAFSJKalia KlibanClifton Ave Trio (Elizabeth Dequine, Renata Bratt, Scott Jespersen)—Intro at 2:30, Dance 3–6pm
December 18ENGLISHASEBruce HamiltonBill Jensen, Stan & Susan Kramer [KY]
December 19CONTRACCBSusan PetrickOpen band led by Jane Rothfield [PA] & Friends
December 21ENGLISHMTDilip Sequeira, Rachel PuseyNonesuch Country Dance Players with Bill Jensen, Stan & Susan Kramer [KY]
December 22ENGLISHCCBLise Dyckman, Sharon Green, Bruce Hamilton, Kalia Kliban, Rachel Pusey, Bonnie Richardson, Dilip Sequeira, and Alan WinstonJon Berger, Judy Linsenberg, Rebecca King — Holiday English Dance for All!, 7:30–10:30
December 22CONTRAFUMCharlie FentonDeniz Akin, Derry Akin, & friend
December 23CONTRAHVCAndy ShoreSwing Farm—4–7 pm
December 26ENGLISHCCBAlan WinstonOpen band led by Tom Lindemuth, Bill Jensen, & friend
December 29CONTRAFUMDANCE CANCELEDCome back Monday for New Year's Eve!
December 30CONTRA/SPECIALHVCJacqui Grennan [SoCal]Rodney Miller, Jeff Spero [SoCal]—4–7:15pm. Zesty! $2 extra
December 31CONTRA/SPECIALFUMAndy ShorePepperjack (Derry Akin, Jess Newman, Ben Graubart [SoCal], Scott Jespersen) New Year's Eve Contra Dance! 8 PM-12:15 AM $20, $16 (members), $10 (student/low-income) or pay what you can. Ring out the old year and waltz in the new! Potluck contributions welcome to supplement the provided refreshments.

Dance Venues

ASEAll Saints Episcopal Church555 Waverley StPalo Alto
CCBChrist Church Berkeley2138 Cedar StreetBerkeley
FSJFirst Unitarian Church of San Jose160 N 3rd StSan Jose
FUMFirst United Methodist Church of Palo Alto625 Hamilton at ByronPalo Alto
HPPCarriage House at Holbrook-Palmer Park150 Watkins AvenueAtherton
HVCHill and Valley Club - 1808 B Street (at Linden)1808 B StreetHayward
LMDCLake Merritt Dance Center200 Grand AvenueOakland
MTPalo Alto Masonic Temple461 Florence StreetPalo Alto
SFSt. Paul's Presbyterian Church1399 43rd AvenueSan Francisco
SJPSt. John's Presbyterian Church25 LakeSan Francisco
SMESt. Mark's Episcopal Church600 Colorado AvenuePalo Alto