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Next Dance: December 1, 2018

Guest Band: Rip The Calico
Guest caller: Stephanie Marie

Posted by: David Wiley on November 18, 2018

Next Dance November 3, 2018

Contra 101 FREE Workshop Today!

4-6pm with Warren Doyle

Leading the workshop will be Warren Doyle from Mountain City, TN. Warren has over 40 years of experience as an educator, contra dancer, dance instructor/caller and dance event organizer.
To help maintain, and improve, the overall dancing level in Jonesborough and in the region by discussing, and demonstrating:

a) Importance of listening, timing and grace (gentle strength) in dancing
b) Barriers common to smooth and joyful movement
b) Challenges of creative, individual movement within the collective structure
c) Reasons why people contra dance

The class/workshop will be relaxed but meaningful with a healthy balance of discussion and dancing. Not only are beginners welcome, but also experienced dancers who wish more in depth training in the art of contra dance.

Dance tonight at 7:30 with Crooked Pine and Warren Doyle

Beginners Lesson at 7:00pm

Admission $7, Students and Children $5

Posted by: David Wiley on November 3, 2018

Next Dance October 27, 2018

Halloween Costume Contra

Guest Band: Playing with Fyre (Rob Zisette & George Paul)
Guest Caller: Terry Doyle

Costumes recommended but not required.

Prizes for best costumes

Posted by: David Wiley on October 22, 2018

Next Dance: October 12-14, 2018

Mountain Madness Dance Weekend

Friday Oct 12th

4:00-6:00pm Early Bird Contra Dance w/Toss the Possum
Terry Doyle Calling (JVC)

6:30-7:30pm Waltz with Toss the Possum (JVC)

8:00-9:45pm Contra with Barefoot & Will Mentor (JVC)

10:00-11:45pm Contra with Pete's POsse & Susan (JVC)

Must be out of the building at midnight.

Posted by: David Wiley on October 12, 2018

Next Dance October 6, 2018

RUSHFEST at Serenity Knoll Farm
542 Bacon Branch Road
Jonesborough, TN 37659

Rushfest is contra dance to DJ music with colorful lights.

Emily Rush is the creator. This is so much fun!

Beginners lesson at 7pm.

$8 for all comers.

Posted by: David Wiley on September 29, 2018

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