Dances

Dances are usually the 2nd, 4th, and 5th Saturdays of the month, September through May or June.

The schedule is on our home page for easy access.

Time

7:00pm to 10:30pm
(workshop 7:00, dance 7:30)

New Year’s Eve
8:00pm-1:00am

Cost

$10-$12 is the suggested donation to pay for the hall and performers (the band, caller, and sound).
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Special dances
$15 Adults
$10 Student
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New Year’s Eve
$15 Adults
$10 Student
12 and under Free

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Schedule

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Unless otherwise noted, dances are held upstairs in the Fairhaven Library at 1117 12th Street, Bellingham, Washington.

2020 DANCE CALENDAR

Saturday February 8  Open Band Dance

Come play in the band, call some dances, and DANCE!
Email dance@januscom.com for details and music if you wish to play in the band or call. All are welcome!
Musician Leads: Dave Andrews & Sherrie Montgomery
Lead caller: Bailey Starkey

Saturday February 22  Merriweather Band

Sam Vogt, Clyde Curley, Mike Haberman, Kris Parker
fiddle, mandolin, guitar, bass
Suzanne Girardot from Seattle calling

Saturday February 29  Northern Contraband

Steve Blum-Anderson – fiddle ● Mark Danielson ● Michael Hobart – guitar ● Greg Sherman – bass ● Eileen Sterns – banjo, mandolin
Amy Wimmer from Seattle calling

FRIDAY March 6  Ground Lift Extra dance!

Electro Contra!
Brian Lindsay, Christopher Jacoby
Susan Michaels calling

Saturday March 14  Sweater Weather String Band

Another YOUNG ADULT new and up-coming band to dance to!
Joey Gish, Adam Amr, Richard Vinh, Will Jevne, Collin McAvinchey
https://sweaterweatherstringband.com

Saturday March 28  Singularity

Howie Meltzer – fiddle ● Terry Wergeland – accordion ● Joe Micheals – guitar
Marlin Prowell calling

Saturday April 11  Eileen Kalfass Quartet

Eileen Kalfass – fiddle ● Dave Bartley – strings ● Anita Anderson – piano ● Marni Rachmiel – winds
Marlin Prowell calling

Saturday April 25  Heliotrope

Robin Brown – fiddle ● Michael Hobart – guitar ● Paul Englesberg – winds
Issac Banner calling

Saturday May 9  Open Band Dance

Musician Leads: Dave Andrews & Sherrie Montgomery

Saturday June 13  Glen Echo Grange Potluck and Dance

Dance at Glen Echo Community Club
7694 Goodwin Rd
North of Bellingham in Everson, WA
Band: Northern Contraband
Steve Blum-Anderson – fiddle ● Mark Danielson ● Michael Hobart – guitar ● Greg Sherman – bass ● Eileen Sterns – banjo, mandolin

Email dance@januscom.com to get announcements about the dances.