Calendar

Mar
28
Tue
Contra Club at UNCA @ Sherrill 306 (UNCA)
Mar 28 @ 6:45 pm – 10:00 pm


6:45-7:10: Beginner Lesson
7:10-10:00: Dance!

A dance that anyone can do!
Can you walk to a rhythm?
Can you walk in a circle?
Do you know which way is up and which way is down?
Can you follow basic instructions?
Then you can learn to Contra Dance!
Music: UNCA Bluegrass Ensemble and Maddy Mulaney & Clarke Williams
Caller: Diane Silver

Mar
30
Thu
Open band with Laura Light and Nic Coker with Emily Abel calling
Mar 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Apr
1
Sat
CONTRA – RIVER FALLS
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
CONTRA - RIVER FALLS

WOLF MOON STRING BAND (Lucy Allen, Marshall Goers, Briggs Hamilton, Brooke Lauer) with EMILY RUSH

instruction at 7:30, dance 8-11

Apr
2
Sun
ECD Bob Thompson, Leader; Music: Laura Lengnick, Paul Moore, Leigh Sigmon-Siler
Apr 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ECD Bob Thompson, Leader; Music: Laura Lengnick, Paul Moore, Leigh Sigmon-Siler

3:30, Beginners’ Lesson; 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!

Apr
3
Mon
SAL (Susie Gott, Art Shuster, Laurie Fisher) with Dave Winston
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr
6
Thu
Gretchen Caverly, Nic Coker and Andrew Van Norstrand with Anne Marie Walter calling
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Apr
7
Fri
ADVANCED DANCE
Apr 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
ADVANCED DANCE

FLYING THE TUNE (June Advincula, Lew Gelfond) with TBA

EXPERIENCED DANCERS ONLY! not recommended for new dancers

Apr
9
Sun
Roots Contra @ Harvest House
Apr 9 @ 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.

Apr
10
Mon
Nic Coker, Gretchen Caverly, Andrew Van Norstrand with Jack Mitchell calling
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr
13
Thu
Student band with Phil Jamison calling
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Apr
16
Sun
ECD AnneMarie Walter, Leader; Music: Nora Garver, Julia Weatherford, Karen Gaughan
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ECD  AnneMarie Walter, Leader; Music: Nora Garver, Julia Weatherford, Karen Gaughan

3:30, Beginners’ Lesson; 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
Apr 16 @ 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.

Apr
17
Mon
Tempest (Tim Ball, Chuck Abell, Harry Aceto) with Rich Goss
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr
20
Thu
Tempest with Rich Goss calling
Apr 20 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Apr
22
Sat
CONTRA – RIVER FALLS
Apr 22 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
CONTRA - RIVER FALLS

SPEAKING IN TUNES (Dave Heath, Martha Nelson, Rich Pettus, David White) with EMIL ABEL

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

Apr
23
Sun
Community Waltz @ Harvest House
Apr 23 @ 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

Apr
24
Mon
Speaking in Tunes (David White, Rich Pettus, Dave Heath, Martha Nelson) with Beth Molaro
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr
27
Thu
Dead Sea Squirrels with Doug Singleton calling
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dead Sea Squirrels with Doug Singleton calling

Kick up your heels and come boogie to the mesmerizing beat of
that hot little Boston band, The Dead Sea Squirrels!

Facebook Page: deadseasquirrelsband
Website: http://www.cathymason.net/

Apr
28
Fri
CONTRA – CITYDANCE
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
CONTRA - CITYDANCE

PAM AND THE BAD HABITS (Chris Liakos, Wes Maluk, Pam Stoll) with TBA

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

Apr
29
Sat
CONTRA – RIVER FALLS
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
CONTRA - RIVER FALLS

DEAD SEA SQUIRRELS Cathy Mason, Craig Edwards, Henry Yoshimura) with JANET SHEPHERD

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