Caller Joey Norton of St. Petersburg is calling to the music of Loco-Motion.
• Sarah Mitchell on flute, hammered dulcimer & various noisy objects (feet, whistle, drum);
• Sherry Lowe on keyboard;
• Kathy Aagaard on fiddle; and
• Joe DePaolo on drums.
Date: Saturday, August 17th, 2019
Location: Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL
• 05:15 pm — Doors open
• 05:30 – 6:15 pm — Open waltz (waltz lesson for beginners) – no partner necessary (Live music: Stay Tuned)
• 06:15 pm – 0:645 pm — Band sound check
• 06:45 pm – 07:00 pm — Contra workshop for beginners (New contra dancers, & those wishing to review their dance moves or help others to do so, please attend this pre-dance contra lesson.)
• 07:00 – 10:00 pm — Contra Dance
$10 (ages 26+)
$5 (ages 16-25)
Dancers ages 15 & under get in FREE when accompanied by an adult.
• No partner or experience is necessary. Contra dances are taught, walked through, & called.
• No special dress is required. Wear comfortable, casual attire & soft-soled shoes.
• Snacks at the break are provided by dancers. If you snack, bring one to share & a water bottle to help our planet.
• Parking is in the lot across the street & in marked spaces on adjacent streets.
Hosted by the Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society