Grab your dancing shoes and head over to The Cooperage our monthly Contra Dance is back! Bring a partner or find a partner here. All are welcome to dance along to music performed by Cherry Orchard, no experience necessary, we’ll all be dancing together!
Caller Laurie B. will do a beginner lesson starting at 7:15 and the dancing will start at 7:30. Beginners are most welcome!
What is contra dancing? Contra dance is a folk dance made up of long lines of couples. It has mixed origins from English country dance, Scottish, French dance styles in the 17th century, with strong African influence from Appalachia.
2019 Contra Dances will continue:
June 29 | July 27 | August 31 | September 28 | October 25 | November 30 | December 21