San Rafael Contra Dance

Caller: Lynn Ackerson

Band: Magic Reelism with Cheryl McKinney, piano; Del Eckels, percussion; Susan Jones, concertina; & David Wright, fiddle and mandolin, and this week, special guest Todd Silverstein on sax, whistle and bouzouki

Sound: Marty Brenneis; Manager: Jen Bamesberger

Beginners’ lesson at 6:30pm Prices: $10 NBCDS/CDSS-affiliate members; $12 non-members; $5 under 30, FT students w/ID, and financial hardship; $2 ages 6-17.

We are a scent free community as some of us are allergic. Please bring a snack to share if you can.

San Rafael Contra Dance

Caller: Susan Petrick

Band: Erik Hoffman, fiddle and guitar; Todd Silverstein, whistle, bouzouki, and sax; Craig Johnson, piano and accordion

Sound: Marty Brenneis;  Manager: Jen Bamesberger

Beginners’ lesson at 6:30pm

Prices: $10 NBCDS/CDSS-affiliate members; $12 non-members; $5 under 30, FT students w/ID, and financial hardship; $2 ages 6-17.

We are a scent free community as some of us are allergic. Please bring a snack to share if you can

San Rafael Contra Dance

Caller: Claire Takemori
Band: Rodney Miller, fiddle and Rebecca King, piano
Sound: Marty Brenneis; Manager: Jen Bamesberger Beginners’ lesson at 6:30pm
Prices: $10 NBCDS/CDSS-affiliate members; $12 non-members; $5 under 30, FT students w/ID, and financial hardship; $2 ages 6-17.
We are a scent free community as some of us are allergic. Please bring a snack to share if you can.

Sebastopol Family Dance, Potluck & Contra Dance

Band: Rodney Miller (fiddle) & Rebecca King (keyboard)

Caller:  Yoyo Zhou

LAST DANCE OF 2019 – Family Dance, followed by potluck, followed by Contra Dance!

We will do family-fun dancing from 4:00-5:30, potluck from 5:30-6:45, contra dance from 7:00-9:30.  Same great band and caller for the whole shebang!

For the Potluck – Please bring a dish to share and service (plates, utensils, napkins) for your family and/or you.

Our Family Dances are fun for all ages- easy and inclusive dancing to live music, raffle prizes, snacks, building our community, birthday celebrations.

We will have a short lesson at 6:45 prior to the start of the evening contra dance.  Kids are welcome to try it!

Does your child play music?  Join the band at the family dance – impromptu or email for info about rehearsal & tunes!  Susan – skamato@hotmail.com

$5/person and $10/family Family Dance admission – families who dance at the family dance can stay for the evening contra;

$10 members/$12 non-members for evening Contra dance.

If you want to hold your child’s birthday party at this dance email sarah@nbcds.org