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Unless otherwise noted, dances are held upstairs in the Fairhaven Library at 1117 12th Street, Bellingham, Washington.
2016 Summer Dance Schedule:
June 11th – Special Glen Echo Community Club Potluck & Dance (workshop 7:00; Dance 7:30-10:30 pm) Address: 7694 Goodwin Rd. Everson, WA (Corner of Goodwin Rd. and South Pass Rd.) Bring Finger Food to Share! Northern Contraband from Bellingham – Steve Blum-Anderson, Michael Hobard, Greg Sherman, Mark Danielson, Eileen Sterns
July 23rd – FERRY BOAT DANCE!!! - with Countercurrent (Brian Lindsay & Alex Sturbaum) and Sonya Kaufman calling. Cost is $15 (includes ferry fare and dance!) We will take the 4:45 afternoon Anacortes Ferry going to Friday Harbor and returning to Anacortes. Please arrive by 3:00 pm to allow for parking, walking to terminal and purchasing your tickets! Arrange to carpool via Facebook Bellingham CONTRA Dance or your city’s local dance community social networking. Bring finger food to share. Please refrain from wearing fragrances and remember your reusable water bottle for hydration. CHECK THIS WEBSITE AND/OR FACEBOOK Friday the 22nd to verify the sailing time/dance!
August 5th – consider going to Orcas Summer Camp – a super fun event!
2016 Fall Dance Schedule:
September 10th – It’s great to get back to dancing! Stay tuned for details.
September 24th - Wild Hair from Portland includes Betsy Branch, Mark Douglass, Todd Silverstein and Jeff Kerrsen-Griep
October 8th – Charles Street Messengers from Seattle!
October 22nd -
October 29th -
November 5th – Contra Sutra with Dave Bartley on guitar, Zoom, Cajon, Mandolin & Cittern; Ryan McKasson on fiddle & Viola; Marni Rachmiel on flute, sax and vocals; with drummer Ness Smith-Savedoff of Gallimaufry!
November 12th -
November 19th – Great Bear Trio with George Marshall calling!!!
November 26th – Open Band & Caller Dance!
December 10th – Northern Contraband
December 31st New Years Eve Party featuring Rodney Miller Band!