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May 27

Contra Dance

Saturday, May 27, 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 couples to progress, ones down the hall & twos up the hall, couples thereby dancing with successive neighbor couples. Singles, couples, families, newcomers welcome. No partner required. "I do not know how to dance" is not an excuse for not coming. Suggested donations $8 general public, $6 members AZ contra groups, teachers, students, $4 teachers, students also members. 1st time dancers get 2nd dance free. Family members after the 1st two are free. Lessons 7 to 7:30. For 5/27, caller Archie Maclellan and band Wild Thyme. INFO: 925-5210 or www.folkhappens.org. Example weekend dances on YouTube

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