Sunday, June 22, 2014

Barn Dance June 28

7:00-9:30 pm at historic Gish Barn 
Guest caller Margaret Glenn
and old timey music by Pocketful o' Gimmick


530 Gish Rd in Rittman OH 44270
$8 per person, $15 couple, $30 family 

BBQ vendor from 6 pm on, serving sandwich, side, and drink all for $5
Bring lawn chairs to sit in the shade or around the fire


See full summer schedule and videoclips HERE

Happy dancing!

Monday, June 2, 2014

Contra


WOOSTER CONTRA DANCE
         
Saturdays 7:00-10:00 pm
Including beginning and advanced instruction


2014




2015

Oct. 4
Nov. 1
Dec. 6
Jan. 3
Feb. 7
Mar. 7
Apr. 4
May  2



 Beautiful Celtic music with POCKETFUL O' GIMMICK
SUSAN ENGLISH calling longways set dances plus fun squares and mixers
2411 Shreve Road, Wooster, Ohio 44691 (Routes 226 and 3)  

It's aerobic and social; no partner necessary
Recommended for ages 8 to 88
Suggested donation $6; students $5; family $15

More information:   330-347-8155    senglish@umich.edu

See videos on YouTube HERE and HERE

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q. What should I wear to a contra dance?
A. Dress comfortably. Bring clean shoes that slide but don’t slip (or put duct tape on the soles). Also bring a water bottle. 



Q. Why are we asked to change partners at a contra dance?

A. This is the best way for new dancers to learn and for everyone to build a sense of community.



Q. What does contra dancing look like?

A. Go to YouTube and search on "contra dancing" - - you will find over 90,000 matches!

Q. How can I contact Valley College Grange about rentals?
A. Call Ruth Bishop at 330-264-6906 or email rbishop714@aol.com