Contra Dance at Saint James Community Square
3214 West 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC, V6K 2J2

8 pm, Saturday, April 15, 2017
Doors open at 7:30 pm
Cost: $15
Caller: John Gallagher
Contra Sutra: Ryan (fiddle), Marni (winds), Dave (guitar), Russell (percussion)
Dance to live fiddle music, accompanied by guitar, winds & and percussion. Contra dancing is similar to square dancing except it is done in lines rather than squares. Dances are taught on the spot by a caller. No experience is necessary and participants do not need to bring a partner. At contra dances strangers feel free to ask each other to dance. It’s good exercise and a lot of fun.

Contra Dance at the False Creek Community Centre
1318 Cartwright Street (Granville Island)
Vancouver, BC, V6H 3R8

7 pm, Friday, May 12, 2017
Doors open at 6:30 pm
Cost: $15
Caller: Lisa Siddons
Kathleen Nisbet (fiddle), Bud Kurz (guitar) Russell Shumsky (marimba)
Dance to live fiddle music, accompanied by guitar and marimba. Contra dancing is similar to square dancing except it is done in lines rather than squares. Dances are taught on the spot by a caller. No experience is necessary and participants do not need to bring a partner. At contra dances strangers feel free to ask each other to dance. It’s good exercise and a lot of fun.
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