Dec 16: Frances And Friends & Kristin Farrier

Frances And Friends & Kristin Farrier

Come contra dance on Saturday, December 16th at the Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, Florida.

Calling for Frances And Friends is Kristin Farrier. Kristin Farrier lives summers in Canada and winters in Florida. In Canada, she teaches dance and yoga. Kristin calls Old Tyme dancing in her local community with the musical group Contraband. Here in Florida, Kristin calls both Contra and Old Tyme Square Dance.

BAND: *Frances And Friends*
• Frances Pisacane on fiddle
• Sarah Mitchell on flute, feet, whistle, drum
• Bill Dudley on guitar

Frances, Sarah and Bill, with their "lilting tunes and spirited arrangements" will play dance tunes to tell your friends about.

These "well-seasoned" musicians are "sure to add spice to your dance experience!"
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Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017

Schedule:
• 05:45 - 06:30pm --- waltz lesson (no partner necessary), or open waltz to live music with 'Stay Tuned' waltz band
• 06:30 - 07:00pm --- 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 - 10:00pm --- Contra dance with Frances And Friends & Kristin Farrier
• ~10:15pm --- After-dance party?
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Suggested Donation:
• $10 (age 26+)
• $5 (age 16-25)
• Dancers age 15 & under get in FREE when accompanied by an adult.
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No partner or experience is necessary.

Snacks at the break are provided by dancers. If you snack, bring one to share & a water bottle to help our planet.

Child care is provided during the contra dance. See our website FAQ for details:
Gainesville Old-Time Dance Society/FAQ .

Parking is in the lot across the street & in marked spaces on adjacent streets.

Hosted by the GODS [Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society]

EventDate: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017