Friday March 17, 2023 7 pm to 9:30 pm
Gainesville’s Jonathan King will be calling contra dances to the live music of Category Five
Category 5 is:
• Marietta Massey – Percussion
• Kathie Aagaard – Fiddle
• David Massey – Piano
• Sarah Mitchell – Flute, hammered dulcimer
Piper Call will be teaching an Irish dance to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day
at Gainesville Health & Fitness Main Center
4820 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL
06:00pm — Setup
06:45pm — Introductory Workshop
New dancers are encourage to attend workshop
07:00 – 09:30 pm — Contra Dance
09:30 – 10:00 pm — Cleanup
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$10 (ages 26+)
$5 (ages 16-25)
Dancers ages 15 & under get in FREE
when accompanied by an adult.
COVID Safety / COVID Protocol
Masks are encouraged but are optional
We strongly recommend
that people be vaccinated and boosted
before engaging in this close, aerobic, dance activity.
If you feel sick on dance night, then please stay home!
Please bring your own non-alcoholic beverage.
This is a friendly welcoming recreational activity
and all are welcome.
No partner or experience is necessary.
Contra dancing is fun and we’ll teach you how.
No special dress is required.
Wear comfortable, casual attire & soft-soled shoes.
Smoking and/or alcoholic beverages
are not allowed at our dances.
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Hosted by the Gainesville Oldtime Dance