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  7:30 PM - Instruction
8:00 PM - Contra dancing



First Friday of the Month, October through June

Michael Solomon Pavilion, Kettering
At Door: $7 adults, $5 students with a valid I.D., children 12 and under free

Let the rhythms lift your feet and your spirits! Join us on first Fridays to dance, socialize, or just sit and listen to some of the best bands and callers in the region. No experience is necessary, all ages are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. The caller teaches all dances before they start.

October 7 -- Coracree (Philadelphia) with Doug Singleton (Atlanta) calling

November 4 -- The McKenzies (Central VA) with Gaye Fifer (Pittsburgh) calling

Gaye will teach a waltz workshop from 6:30 - 7:30 for a small additional cost.

December 2 -- Ben Cooper & Friends with Beth Mast calling

January 6 -- The Corndrinkers with Kathy Anderson calling

February 3 -- Mulberry Street with Frank Buschelmann

March 3 -- The Sandy Tar Brothers with Kate Power

April 7 -- The Dan Gellert Dance Band with Darlene Underwood

May 5 -- Roaring Dames (Kristen Planeaux, Gabrielle Lanza and Deborah Clark-Colon) with Margaret Ann Goodman

June 2 - Trillium with Open Mike Calling

Please bring a snack or dessert so we have a smorgasbord of treats to send us into summer!