Calendar

May
25
Thu
Waltz in the pavillion – open waltz band/ Suzanne Hosch coordinator @ the pavillion
May 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
May
26
Fri
CONTRA – CITYDANCE
May 26 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
CONTRA - CITYDANCE

GRETCHEN CAVERLY AND AUSTIN MURRY with CALLERS COLLECTIVE

Instruction period 7:30-8:00, beginners welcome!

May
27
Sat
Contra – River Falls Lodge
May 27 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Contra - River Falls Lodge

GRETCHEN CAVERLY AND AUSTIN MURRY with JESSE EDGERTON

Instruction period 7:30-8:00, beginners welcome!

May
28
Sun
Contrathon XXI
May 28 all-day
Contrathon XXI

12-Hour Contra Dance with the Ripples, Steamshovel, Clinton Ross & Charlotte Crittenden calling. $35, $30 for students. Breakfast included. Registration: contrathonxxi.eventbrite.com

Community Waltz @ Harvest House
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Community Waltz @ Harvest House | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

Enjoy an evening of waltzing in a variety of styles danced to the wonderful music of the community waltz band. Music led by Suzanne Hosch and varying guest musicians.

Please make a donation at the door.
Thanks

May
29
Mon
Hot Sonata with Dave Winston
May 29 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Hot Sonata with Dave Winston

We are shifting to summer hours for our dance… 7:30-10:30. Join us!

Hot Sonata is Laura Lengnick, Art Shuster and Karen Gaughan

Jun
1
Thu
Firefly with Anne Marie Walter calling
Jun 1 all-day
Jun
2
Fri
ADVANCED DANCE – River Falls
Jun 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
ADVANCED DANCE - River Falls

NIC COKER and GEORGE PAUL with DAVID WINSTON

EXPERIENCED DANCERS ONLY!

Jun
3
Sat
CONTRA – RIVER FALLS
Jun 3 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
CONTRA - RIVER FALLS

JOYFUL NOISE (Cailen Campbell, George Paul) with CLINTON ROSS

Instruction period 7:30-8:00, beginners welcome!

Jun
4
Sun
ECD Bob Thompson, Leader. Music: George & Linda Schissler, Esther Holsen, Michael Garner
Jun 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ECD  Bob Thompson, Leader.  Music:  George & Linda Schissler, Esther Holsen, Michael Garner

3:30, Pre-Dance Workshop for beginners and regulars, combined. Reviewing and learning dance figures with all of us together. 4:00-6:30, Dance. $7/$6 for OFB Members; wear comfortable clothes and shoes; no partner necessary; bring a snack to share from time to time. All are welcome!

Jun
5
Mon
Windmill
Jun 5 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Windmill

Laurie Fisher and Steve Trisman

Jun
8
Thu
Eloise and Co – Owen Morrison, Rachel Bell and Becky Tracy – Soiree band- with Beth Molaro (tent)
Jun 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jun
10
Sat
CONTRA – RIVER FALLS
Jun 10 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
CONTRA - RIVER FALLS

ATLANTIC CROSSING (Viveka Fox, Peter Macfarlane, Rick Klein, Tristan Henderson) with BRIAN HAMSHUR

Instruction period 7:30-8:00, beginners welcome!

Jun
11
Sun
Roots Contra @ Harvest House
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Roots Contra @ Harvest House | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

New England contra dancing as a traditional dance form. Dance contra chestnuts, northern and southern squares, circles, quadrilles, and triplets as well as newer contra dances to traditional contra dance music played close to the floor.
Diane Silver will lead the dancing, with music by Laura Lengnick, Karen Gaughan, and invited guests.

Please make a donation at the door.

Jun
12
Mon
Atlantic Crossing with Diane Silver calling
Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Jun
15
Thu
Atlantic Crossing with Diane Silver calling
Jun 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jun
18
Sun
ECD AnneMarie Walter, Leader; Music: Cathy Arps, Suzanne Hosch, Karen Gaughan
Jun 18 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ECD  AnneMarie Walter, Leader;  Music:  Cathy Arps, Suzanne Hosch, Karen Gaughan

3:30, Pre-Dance Workshop for beginners and regulars, combined. Reviewing and learning dance figures with all of us together. 4:00-6:30, Dance. $7/$6 for OFB Members; wear comfortable clothes and shoes; no partner necessary; bring a snack to share from time to time. All are welcome!

Callers Collective @ Harvest House
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Callers Collective @ Harvest House | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

Thinking about learning to call or want to polish your calling skills? Want to try a new dance, explore new choreography, or learn more about how to write your own dances? Emily Able facilitates this shop-talk session for experienced and developing contra callers to share resources and practice together.

Jun
19
Mon
Laura Light, Julia Weatherford, Karen Gaughan
Jun 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Jun
22
Thu
Boom Chuck (Laurie Fisher, Nic Coker, Geroud Barralon, Don Lewis) with calling by Barbara Groh
Jun 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm