Calendar

Apr
26
Wed
Experienced ECD: Grigsby Wotton & Bob Thompson
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Experienced ECD: Grigsby Wotton & Bob Thompson

The Experienced ECD is for dancers familiar with the basic ECD figures. Learn new and challenging dances. For more info, call 571-338-6474

Apr
27
Thu
Dead Sea Squirrels (Cathy Mason, Paul Boyd and Henry Yoshimura) with Doug Singleton calling
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dead Sea Squirrels (Cathy Mason, Paul Boyd and Henry Yoshimura) 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 DAVID WINSTON

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 (Paul Boyd, Cathy Mason, Henry Yoshimura) with JANET SHEPHERD

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

May
1
Mon
Stollen Gold with Diane Silver calling
May 1 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stollen Gold with Diane Silver calling

Fred Stoll, Pam Stoll, Roger Gold

May
4
Thu
Zeke’s Fancy with Diane Silver calling
May 4 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
May
5
Fri
ADVANCED DANCE – River Falls
May 5 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
ADVANCED DANCE - River Falls

ZEKE’S FANCY (Mark Barsamian, Dave Borowski, Paul Brown, Zeke Hutchison, Nick Weiland) with DIANE SILVER

EXPERIENCED DANCERS ONLY! not recommended for new dancers

May
6
Sat
CONTRA – RIVER FALLS
May 6 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
CONTRA - RIVER FALLS

BOOM CHUCK (Geraud Barralon, Nic Coker, Laurie Fisher, Art Shuster) with TAVI MERRILL

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

May
7
Sun
ECD Venue Change; Bob Thompson: Leader; Music: Atossa Kramer, piano; Lisa Smith, flute; George Schissler, concertina
May 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ECD Venue Change; Bob Thompson: Leader;  Music: Atossa Kramer, piano;  Lisa Smith, flute; George Schissler, concertina

We are dancing at St. George’s Episcopal Church (Center for Art and Spirit) May 7 and May 21. 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!

http://www.centerartspirit.org/location–contacts.html

Waltz at the Peel @ The Orange Peel
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:45 pm

Lesson from 6:645. waltzing from 7 to 9:45
Music: Owen Cauley & Lory McClimans

May
8
Mon
Coker and Paul with Lauren Kriel
May 8 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Coker and Paul with Lauren Kriel

Nic Coker and George Paul

May
11
Thu
Buddy System with Barbarah Groh calling
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
May
14
Sun
ECD CANCELLED
May 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
ECD  CANCELLED

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!

Roots Contra @ Harvest House
May 14 @ 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.

May
15
Mon
Barefoot with Beth Molaro
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Barefoot with Beth Molaro

Ed Howe and Jamie Oshima

May
18
Thu
Open Band with Laura Light and Nic Coker with Beth Molaro calling
May 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
May
20
Sat
Contra – River Falls Lodge
May 20 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Contra - River Falls Lodge

HEY FOR FOUR (Lucy Allen, Marshall Goers, Fred Stoll, Pam Stoll) with ANNEMARIE WALTER

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

May
21
Sun
ECD Venue Change; AnneMarie Walter, Leader; Music: Atossa Kramer, Meredith Doster, Lisa Smith
May 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
ECD Venue Change; AnneMarie Walter, Leader;  Music: Atossa Kramer, Meredith Doster, Lisa Smith

We are dancing at St. George’s Episcopal Church May 7th and May 21st. 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!

http://www.centerartspirit.org/location–contacts.html

Callers Collective @ Harvest House
May 21 @ 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.

May
22
Mon
Boys of Buncombe with Barbara Groh calling
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Boys of Buncombe with Barbara Groh calling

Steve Trisman, Steve Burnside, Jeff Hersk