Monday, December 18, 2017

Next Contra Dance - Saturday, January 20, 2018


Happy New Year! May 2018 be your best year ever!

Our dance in January brings us the exciting new duo of Tea & Whiskey, with Gretchen Caldwell calling.

Tea & Whiskey is one of the newest bands in the Contra community, and it comes with great experience and talent. Tea & Whisky is made up of the talented Karin McQuade (remember her from Good Foot?) and the (also) talented Andrae Raffield (from that Charleston band called ContraForce). We can't wait to dance to Tea & Whiskey!

Gretchen Caldwell from Charlotte, NC., is a master caller who always has clear teachings and walk-throughs, high energy calling, and amazing dance programs. It is always a treat having Gretchen as our caller.

It will be a great dance with Gretchen Caldwell calling and Tea & Whiskey playing!

Potluck!

We will have a potluck dinner in January. We will begin setting up at 5:45 PM and eat starting around 6:15 PM. Please sign-up to bring items using this easy web page: http://www.perfectpotluck.com/UPAB5699

Build Our Community

We are always grateful for all our dancers and would love to grow our community! Please bring a friend (or three) and your whole family! We welcome everyone; we love having young dancers,young-at-heart dancers, all dancers! We have a beautiful safe space for dancing and fun. Let's Contra!

Monthly Dance

  • New Dancer's Workshop from 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM. Learn Contra dance basics for a more enjoyable experience.
  • Dance from 7:30 PM. – 10:30 PM

Location

Emerald Ballroom
1333 Omarest Drive
Columbia, SC 29210

Please bring clean, soft-soled, non-marking shoes. Thanks!

Parking

Please see our page for available places to park at or near Emerald Ballroom. Please help us prevent problems with EB neighbors!

Price

Adults = $8
Students (with school ID) = $5

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