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Feb 25

Contra Dancing

Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

First Congregational Church
216 E. Gurley
Prescott, AZ 86301

Contra dancing is a social dance of long lines of couples # one & two and a band playing folk music. Caller teaches and prompts ea. individual dance, about 15 minutes long, repeating 5 or more figures over & over. One of the figures causes the couples to progress, ones down the hall and twos up the hall, couples thereby dancing with successive neighbor couples. Singles, couples, families, newcomers welcome. No partner required. Suggested donations $8 general public, $6 members AZ contra groups, teachers, students, $4 teaches, students also members. 1st time dancers get 2nd visit free. Family members after the 1st two are free. Lessons 7 to 7:30. For 2/25, caller Suze St. John and band Scrub Oak. INFO: 925-5210 or www.folkhappens.org. Example dances YouTube.

Contact info:
Bruce Hardwick
(928) 925-5210 or (9
bruce.hardwick1947@yahoo.com
www.folkhappens.org