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BET - Bethany United Methodist Church, Sanchez & Clipper, San Francisco
(7:30 PM starting time!)
ECV - El Cerrito Veterans' Hall, 6401 Stockton Ave. (1 block east of
San Pablo), El Cerrito (7 PM starting time!)
FCC - Fairfax Community Church, 2398 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Fairfax
FIN - Finn Hall, 1819 Tenth Street (near Hearst, off University), Berkeley
GNC - Grace North Church, 2138 Cedar St. (near Oxford), Berkeley
GOC - Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Ascension, 4700 Lincoln Ave. Oakland
MON - Monte Toyon Camp, Aptos; Call 650-365-2913 for more information
MT - Masonic Temple, 461 Florence St. (near University), Palo Alto
PA - YWCA of the Mid-Peninsula, 4161 Alma Street (between San Antonio & Charleston), Palo Alto
SF - St. Paul's Church, 43rd Avenue @ Judah Street, San Francisco
SJ - First Christian Church, 80 South 5th Street, San Jose
SMT - San Mateo Masonic Temple, 100 North Ellsworth (at Tilton), San Mateo
Updated 1/19/01

Fri  2 ENGLISH  MT   Bob Fraley      Nonesuch Country Dance Players
Sat  3 CONTRA   SF   Eric Black      QuebecQuasi (Kevin Carr, Caroline
                                     Cirimele, John Hamstra, Barbara
                                     Mendelsohn, Laurie Rivin, Daniel
Wed  7 CONTRA   GNC  Erik Hoffman    Open band led by Chris Knepper,
                                     Vince Wolfe, & Lewis Santer 
Wed  7 ENGLISH  SJ   CANCELLED       Looking for a new hall
Fri  9 CONTRA   FIN  Kirston Koths   Swing Farm (Ray Bierl, Charlie
                                     Hancock, & Steven Strauss)
Sat 10 CONTRA   PA   Jim Saxe        Suzy's Floozies (Suzy Thompson,
                                     Maxine Gerber, & Kate Brislin)
Sat 10 ENGLISH  MT   Bob Fraley      Ruth Anne Fraley, Kathrine Gardner,
                                     & friend--Playford Ball workshop,
                                     2-5pm, $7
Sat 10 ENGLISH  BET  Lise Dyckman    Stanley & Susan Kramer, Bill Jensen
Sun 11 SOUND    ECV  Marty Brenneis  Workshop on running sound systems
                                     for dances.  Contact Andy Wilson
                                     408-377-8832 or
Sun 11 SQUARE & ECV  Jim Saxe        The Barnburners (Stephanie Prausnitz, 
       CONTRA                        Evie Ladin, Martha Hawthorne, Bill
Wed 14 ENGLISH  GNC  David Newitt    Craig Johnson, David Kaynor (Western MA),
                                     & David Mostardi
Fri 16 ENGLISH  MT   Bob Fraley      Nonesuch Country Dance Players
FSS 16-18 MIXED MON  Many            BACDS Spring Dance Weekend Camp
                                     for info
Sat 17 CONTRA   SF   David Newitt    Kathrine Gardner, John Light & friend
Wed 21 CONTRA   GNC  Erik Hoffman    Open band led by Ray Bierl & Rebecca
Wed 21 ENGLISH  SJ   CANCELLED       Looking for a new hall
Fri 23 CONTRA   SF   Charlie Fenton  Ray Bierl & Rebecca King
Sat 24 CONTRA   PA   Kirston Koths   QuebecQuasi
Sat 24 CONTRA   FCC  Stuart Moody    Ray Bierl & Rebecca King
Sat 24 ENGLISH  GNC  Lydee Scudder   David Mostardi, Mark Carroll, &
                                     Laurie Edelman - For experienced
Sun 25 SQUARE & ECV  Lynn Ackerson & Open band led by Chris Knepper, Stefan
       CONTRA        Jim Saxe        Curl, & Dan Warrick
Wed 28 ENGLISH  GNC  Alan Winston    Open band led by Chuck Ward, Avis
                                     Minger, & friend
Fri 30 ENGLISH  MT   CANCELLED       Go to the Playford Ball review!
Fri 30 ENGLISH  SMT  Bouquet of      Playford Ball review with Bangers &
                     Callers         Mash (Craig Johnson, Stan & Susan
                                     Kramer, David Strong). Potluck at
                                     7pm, dance 8-11pm, $8.
Sat 31 CONTRA   PA   Erik Hoffman    Hillbillies from Mars
Sat 31 ENGLISH  GOC  Lise Dyckman    BACDS Playford Ball with Avis Minger,
                                     Charlie Hancock, Jim Oakden,
                                     & Kathrine Gardner. 6:45-11pm.
                                     Advance registration required! For
                                     info call 510-548-1794 or visit

Bay Area Country Dance Society, P.O. Box 22165, San Francisco, CA 94122

All listings subject to change. Please call 415-282-7374 or 650-965-9169 to confirm dance information.
Unless otherwise noted, all dances begin at 8:00pm except:
El Cerrito square/contra starts at 7:00pm, San Francisco English starts at 7:30pm A free newcomersą session is offered for Wed Berkeley &
Fri Palo Alto English and all weekend (Fri, Sat) contras half an hour before starting time. Admission to Friday, Saturday, & Sunday dances - $7, others - $6;
$1 discount at the door for BACDS & CDSS or affiliate members with valid membership card.

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