September 2017 - Contra & Square

Contra Dance

Friday, September 1, 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Presenter: Friday Night Dancers

Location: Bumper Car Pavilion

Admission: $10 / $5 age 17 and under

Contact Email: info@fridaynightdance.org

http://www.fridaynightdance.org/

 


 

The Friday Night Dancers present Contra dancing, as well as some square dances and waltzes. Contra dance lesson from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. followed by the called dance to live music from 8:30 to 11:30 pm. Beginners are always welcome and a partner is not necessary!

 

Melissa Chatham calls to MetroGnomes with McGregor Yatsevitch, fiddle; Bob Garber, clarinet; and Mark Vidor, piano.

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Contra and Square Dance

Sunday, September 3, 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Presenter: Folklore Society of Greater Washington

Location: Bumper Car Pavilion

Admission: $13 nonmembers/$10 FSGW members/$5 ages 17 and under

http://www.fsgw.org

 


 

The Folklore Society of Greater Washington presents traditional American contra dancing. The evening can include square dances, mixers, waltzes and other couple dances. All Contras and Square dances are taught, no partner is necessary. There is a lesson at 7 p.m., followed by the dance with caller and live music from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

 

Tonight Ann Fallon calls to the Treble Makers.

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Contra Dance

Friday, September 8, 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Presenter: Friday Night Dancers

Location: Bumper Car Pavilion

Admission: $10 / Free age 17 and under

Contact Email: info@fridaynightdance.org

http://www.fridaynightdance.org/

 


 

The Friday Night Dancers present Contra dancing, as well as some square dances and waltzes. Contra dance lesson from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. followed by the called dance to live music from 8:30 to 11:30 pm. Beginners are always welcome and a partner is not necessary!

 

Tonight Eileen Thorsos calls to the Glen Echo Open Band.

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Contra and Square Dance

Sunday, September 10, 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Presenter: Folklore Society of Greater Washington

Location: Spanish Ballroom

Admission: $13 nonmembers/$10 FSGW members/$5 ages 17 and under

http://www.fsgw.org

 


 

The Folklore Society of Greater Washington presents traditional American contra dancing. The evening can include square dances, mixers, waltzes and other couple dances. All Contras and Square dances are taught, no partner is necessary. There is a lesson at 7 p.m., followed by the dance with caller and live music from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

 

Tonight Eileen Thorsos calls to Sugar Beat.

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Contra Dance

Friday, September 15, 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Presenter: Friday Night Dancers

Location: Spanish Ballroom

Admission: $10 / $5 age 17 and under

Contact Email: info@fridaynightdance.org

http://www.fridaynightdance.org/

 


 

The Friday Night Dancers present Contra dancing, as well as some square dances and waltzes. Contra dance lesson from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. followed by the called dance to live music from 8:30 to 11:30 pm. Beginners are always welcome and a partner is not necessary!

 

Sargon de Jesus calls to New Brew with Eileen Nicholson on fiddle, Jane Knoeck on piano and accordion, and Tom Santarsiero on guitar, mandolin, banjo, and feet.

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Contra and Square Dance

Sunday, September 17, 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Presenter: Folklore Society of Greater Washington

Location: Spanish Ballroom

Admission: $13 nonmembers/$10 FSGW members/$5 ages 17 and under

http://www.fsgw.org

 


 

The Folklore Society of Greater Washington presents traditional American contra dancing. The evening can include square dances, mixers, waltzes and other couple dances. All Contras and Square dances are taught, no partner is necessary. There is a lesson at 7 p.m., followed by the dance with caller and live music from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

 

Tonight Janine Smith calls to Owen Morrison, TJ Crow, and Ralph Gordon.

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Contra Dance

Friday, September 22, 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Presenter: Friday Night Dancers

Location: Spanish Ballroom

Admission: $10 / $5 age 17 and under

Contact Email: info@fridaynightdance.org

http://www.fridaynightdance.org/

 


 

The Friday Night Dancers present Contra dancing, as well as some square dances and waltzes. Contra dance lesson from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. followed by the called dance to live music from 8:30 to 11:30 pm. Beginners are always welcome and a partner is not necessary!

 

Cis Hinkle calls to The Owen Morrison Group.

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Contrastock VII - All-Day Dances!

Sunday, September 24, 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Presenter: Folklore Society of Greater Washington

Location: Spanish Ballroom

Admission: $40 general / $35 FSGW members / $25 children and students

http://www.fsgw.org

 


 

On September 24, the Folklore Society of Greater Washington presents the 7th Annual ContraStock contra dance festival. The dancing runs from 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm and features several bands and callers.

 

Bands: Great Bear Band, Pete's Posse, The Ripples

Callers: Will Mentor, Cis Hinkle, Maggie Jo Saylor

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Contra Dance

Friday, September 29, 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Presenter: Friday Night Dancers

Location: Spanish Ballroom

Admission: $10 / $5 age 17 and under

Contact Email: info@fridaynightdance.org

http://www.fridaynightdance.org/

 


 

The Friday Night Dancers present Contra dancing, as well as some square dances and waltzes. Contra dance lesson from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. followed by the called dance to live music from 8:30 to 11:30 pm. Beginners are always welcome and a partner is not necessary!

 

Yoyo Zhou calls to The Faux Paws with Andrew VanNorstrand, Noah VanNorstand, and Chris Miller.

 

For a calendar view of all the September dances, visit the September "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."