Worcester contra dance

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Date & Time: Saturday, April 11, 2020
7:00 PM-10:30 PM

Suggested Audiences: Elementary, Middle School, High School, College, Adult, Elders
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Wesley United Methodist Church
114 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608
Cost: $6-8 for students, $8-10 for adults, $18-20 for families
Description: Featuring the music of Sugar River Band and calling by Tod Whittemore!

Contra is an American folk dance, set to live folk music, in which a caller instructs the dancers through each set of moves. As the song continues, dancers progress along a line of other dancers, regularly swapping partners and enjoying new company while mastering the pattern of the current dance. New England's answer to square dancing is very easy to learn and very welcoming to newcomers. Dancing starts at 7:30 PM and goes until 10:30 PM, with a half-hour beginners' lesson beforehand.

Admission is on a sliding scale: only $8-10 per person. Family admission is just $18-20 and students with ID just $6-8. Children 12 and under FREE! Newcomers get a coupon to come back for FREE!

Dancing is at the Wesley United Methodist Church in the church hall accessible from the left side of the church building. Just follow the signs. 114 Main Street at the corner of State Street in Worcester. Park behind the church or on State Street.
More Information: Website: https://www.worcesterdance.org/
E-mail: info@worcesterdance.org
Entered by: Worcester Contra Dance

Created: September 8, 2019 at 6:57 AM

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