Sunday Afternoon

Family Dances

Saturday Night

Contradances

Dance Schedule

All dances are held at ARTS/West, 132 W. State St, Athens, Ohio, and feature great live music, friendly fellow dancers, and a caller who will teach the dance, then prompt as necessary.

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2017-2018 Schedule - Saturdays, 7:30-10:00pm

 

September 9 - Kim Thompson calling with the Sandy Tar Brothers

 

October 14 -

5:00-6:30 Introductory Watlz Moves Lesson - Dale Shirer

6:30-7:30 Potluck Dinner

7:30-8:00 Contra Lesson

8:00-10:00 Contra Dance - Dale Shirer calling with tunes by the Contrarians

 

November 11 - Adriane Mohlenkamp calling with Okeydoke (Mark Barsamian, Nick Weiland, Burr Beard & Jeanie Creamer)

 

January 13

5:00-6:30 There's More to Life Than Swing & Twirl Contra Lesson - Darlene Underwood

6:30-7:30 Potluck Dinner

7:30-8:00 Contra Lesson

8:00-10:00 Contra Dance - Calling by Darlene Underwood with music from Hen of the Woods (Ben Hemmendinger, Evan Offenberger & Lauren McDonald)

 

February 10 - Kim Thompson calling with Devilish Merry!

 

March 10 - Adriane Mohlenkamp calling with the Backporch Swing Band

 

April 14 - Kim & Adriane calling with the Up All Night String Band (Joe Burdock & Friends)

 

 

2017-2018 Schedule

 

Sundays from 3;00-5:00pm

November 5

Music by The Trophy Wives

January 7

February 4

March 4

 

ARTS/West,

132 W. State St, Athens, OH 45701

 

No experience needed

No partner needed

Everyone is welcome

 

Bring the whole family for an afternoon of dancing and music.

This event will have kids and adults dancing together to live music.  All dances will be taught.

 

Admission by donation.

Suggested donation $3/dancer.