OFB Thursday Dance

Thursdays
Lesson at 7:30, strongly recommended for beginners.
Main dance from 8:00 to 11:00 PM.
Non-members – $7
OFB members – $6
Warren Wilson Community – $1
If this is your first time, your second dance is free!
Fragrance Free this dance be.


Bryson Gym

Where?

Warren Wilson College
Bryson Gym
701 Warren Wilson Road,
Swannanoa, NC 28778

As you approach the college on Warren Wilson Road, go past the service entrance, past the South entrance, and past the North Entrance. Just after the North Entrance, turn right into the Kittredge Parking lot. Walk up the stairs and through the breezeway, past the Kittredge music center. Bryson gym is the next building in front of you.

Latitude/Longitude  35 36 46 N, 82 26 27 W

Nov
19
Sun
Callers Collective @ Harvest House
Nov 19 @ 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.

Nov
23
Thu
Open Band (led by Laurie Fisher and Nic Coker)
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Nov
26
Sun
Community Waltz @ Harvest House
Nov 26 @ 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

Nov
30
Thu
Boom Chuck (Laurie Fisher, Nic Coker, Art Shuster, Geroud Barralon) with calling by Warren Doyle
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dec
7
Thu
The Stuff (Gretchen Caverly, Nic Coker) with calling by Beth Molaro
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dec
10
Sun
Harvest House Holiday Party @ Harvest House
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Harvest House Holiday Party @ Harvest House | Bolingbrook | Illinois | United States

This is our end-of-the-year celebration of all the great things we’ve been doing in the Harvest House all year! A combination of Roots Contra, the Callers Collective, and Community Waltz. We will dance to the music of Laura Lengnick, Karen Gaughan, and some of the musicians who regularly play for the 4th Sunday waltz nights, with calling by Diane Silver and several of the up-and-coming callers from the callers collective. Dances that may be danced throughout the evening include older and more modern contras, squares, waltzes, and other partner dances, such as schottische and hambo.

Please make a donation at the door.
Thanks

Dec
14
Thu
Speaking in Tunes with calling by David Winston
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dec
21
Thu
Open Band (led by Laura Light)
Dec 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dec
28
Thu
George Paul, Cailen Campbell, and TJ Crow
Dec 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dec
31
Sun
New Year’s Eve 2017 @ Bryson Gym
Dec 31 2017 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 1 2018 @ 12:30 am
New Year's Eve 2017 @ Bryson Gym | Swannanoa | North Carolina | United States

Diane Silver calling with music by Hot Sonata
doors open at 7 with Imaginarium and couples dancing till 8
Contra party goes till 12:30

Jan
4
Thu
Windmill
Jan 4 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jan
11
Thu
Steamshovel
Jan 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jan
18
Thu
Potent Brew with calling by Terry Doyle (tentative)
Jan 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jan
25
Thu
Dancing Bears with calling by Barbara Groh
Jan 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Feb
1
Thu
Sugar High
Feb 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Feb
8
Thu
Good & Plenty
Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Feb
15
Thu
Open Band (led by Laura Light)
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Feb
22
Thu
Flying the Tune
Feb 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Mar
1
Thu
Gretchen Caverly and George Paul
Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Mar
8
Thu
Laurie Fisher Band
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm