SHOWING ALL EVENTS
Sat Sep 16, 20173rd Saturday Contra Dance  

A SPECIAL TREAT!!! "CROOKED," this wonderful young band from San Diego will jump-start your dance energy, guaranteed to galvanize with Anna Levitt's driving fiddle, Nick Montemarano's beautiful guitar solos and strong, tasteful rhythms, and the deep anchor of acoustic bass by Chad Pittman. Caller John Rogers has taught and prompted dancers with great clarity & thoughtfulness from Switzerland to South Pasadena, CA. John & wife Dana have been regulars at the Ralph Page weekend for callers in New England, always renewing & refining his skills. DANCERS UNDER 30 YEARS OLD W/ ID = FREE again!

Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $15 Special Event Pricing; CDSS members $14; full-time students with ID $9; under 30 years old with ID FREE
8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

John Rogers calling
with Crooked Trio (SD) (Anna Levitt - fiddle; Nick Montemarano - guitar; Chad Pittman - acoustic bass)

Contact: Greg Marlowe at gcmarlowe@juno.com
Sat Sep 23, 20174th Saturday Contra Dance (Antelope Valley)  
Lancaster,
725 E. Avenue J, Lancaster


Admission $6 Adults
$5 Students
$2 Children 14 years and younger
$20 max per family
CDSS members $1 off

6:30PM Free Contra Lesson
7:00-10:00PM Dance

TBA calling
with Danance (Marsha Trochim, Paul Schwerdt, Emily Amado, Mark McAndrew and Dan McMahon)

Contact: Kevin Reilly at buffpilot1@att.net 661-932-8881
Sun Sep 24, 20174th Sunday English Country Dance  

More information: www.culvercityecd.com

Culver City (Lindberg Park),
5041 Rhoda Way, Culver City, CA


Admission $10/general
$9/CDSS members and Culver City Residents
$5/youth 18 years and younger

4:00PM to 7:00PM

James Hutson calling
with The Knuckledraggers (Frank Hoppe • fiddle Kurt MacInnis • mandolin, guitar Laura Osborn • guitar, flute, banjo uke
)


Contact: Aileen Poehls at http://culvercityecd.com/ culvercityecd@gmail.com
Sat Sep 30, 20175th Saturday Contra Dance  

Ben Schreiber on fiddle is always a delight but when he is joined with Scotty Leach and Ness Smith-Savadoff it's going to be magic in the making! This is a dance not to be missed!

Skandia Hall,
2031 E. Villa, Pasadena, CA


Admission $16 SPECIAL EVENT PRICING
$11 Students
CDSS members $1 off

7:00PM-11:00PM
No Instruction

Frannie Marr calling
Also Calling: JoLaine Jones Pokorney (Gainesville, FL)

with The Dam Beavers (Ben Schreiber - fiddle; Scotty Leach - keyboard; with Ness Smith-Savedoff - electric drum kit)

Contact: Frannie Marr at dancingfrannie@gmail.com
Fri Oct 6, 2017First Friday Dance Parties - South Pasadena  

Come celebrate the joy of dancing with a community dance party! Join us on the first Friday of every month for a mix of contra and English country dances with some couple dances (like waltz, tango, one-step, swing, polka, and schottische) thrown in. A Dance Potpourri, if you will! The evening starts with a half-hour dance lesson from 7:30 to 8 pm (we'll learn a different style of dance each month). Dance mistress Renée Camus will teach the lesson, as well as call the dances and offer brief lessons as needed throughout the evening. No partner or experience needed. Please like our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/FirstFridayDanceParties/

October 6 is our Halloween Dance! Get in the "spirit" (get it?) and wear a costume if you wish! Costumes are admired, but definitely not required. :)

South Pasadena War Memorial Hall,
435 Fair Oaks, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12 General admission; $8 Students
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Renée Camus calling
with High Strung Duo (Belinda Thom and David Hostetler )

Contact: Renée Camus at camusr6@gmail.com 240-381-2376 https://www.facebook.com/FirstFridayDanceParties
Sat Oct 7, 20171st Saturday Contra Dance  

A dance is happening location to be confirmed. Please check back closer to the date!

TBA,


Admission CANCELLED
8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Beata Ponder at 310 621 8538
Sun Oct 8, 20172nd Sunday English Country Dance  
Culver City (Lindberg Park),
5041 Rhoda Way, Culver City, CA


Admission $10/general
$9/CDSS members and Culver City Residents
$5/youth 18 years and younger

4:00PM to 7:00PM

Annie Laskey calling
with Whirled Peas (Bob Altman- keyboard and vocal, David James- fiddle, mandolin, vocal and Patty McCollom- banjo, whistle, fiddle, bodhran, vocal.)

Contact: Aileen Poehls at http://culvercityecd.com/ culvercityecd@gmail.com
Sat Oct 14, 20172nd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $8. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Steve Lewis at steve@urbanoldtime.com
Sat Oct 21, 20173rd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12 general; full-time students with I.D. $7; CDSS members $1 off; under 30 years old FREE
8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

Jeremy Korr calling
with Atlantic Crossing (Georgiana Hennessy - fiddle; Patty McCollom - banjo; Matt Tonge - guitar.)

Contact: Greg Marlowe at gcmarlowe@juno.com
Sun Oct 22, 20174th Sunday English Country Dance  
Culver City (Lindberg Park),
5041 Rhoda Way, Culver City, CA


Admission $10/general
$9/CDSS members and Culver City Residents
$5/youth 18 years and younger

4:00PM to 7:00PM

Renée Camus calling
with Interfolk (Kriss Larson, accordion; Jim Garner, fiddle and mandolin; Aimee Aul, flute )

Contact: Aileen Poehls at http://culvercityecd.com/ culvercityecd@gmail.com
Sat Oct 28, 20174th Saturday Contra Dance (Antelope Valley)  
Lancaster,
725 E. Avenue J, Lancaster


Admission $6 Adults
$5 Students
$2 Children 14 years and younger
$20 max per family
CDSS members $1 off

6:30PM Free Contra Lesson
7:00-10:00PM Dance

TBA calling
with Danance (Marsha Trochim, Paul Schwerdt, Emily Amado, Mark McAndrew and Dan McMahon)

Contact: Kevin Reilly at buffpilot1@att.net 661-932-8881
Fri Nov 3, 2017First Friday Dance Parties - South Pasadena  

Come celebrate the joy of dancing with a community dance party! Join us on the first Friday of every month for a mix of contra and English country dances with some couple dances (like waltz, tango, one-step, swing, polka, and schottische) thrown in. A Dance Potpourri, if you will! The evening starts with a half-hour dance lesson from 7:30 to 8 pm (we'll learn a different style of dance each month). Dance mistress Renée Camus will teach the lesson, as well as call the dances and offer brief lessons as needed throughout the evening. No partner or experience needed. Please like our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/FirstFridayDanceParties/

South Pasadena War Memorial Hall,
435 Fair Oaks, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12 General admission; $8 Students
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Renée Camus calling
with English Roses (Mary Ann sereth, violin; Walter Sereth, guitar; Keiko cadby, violin )

Contact: Renée Camus at camusr6@gmail.com 240-381-2376 https://www.facebook.com/FirstFridayDanceParties
Sat Nov 4, 20171st Saturday Contra Dance  
Brentwood Youth House,
731 S. Bundy Drive, Brentwood, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Beata Ponder at 310 621 8538
Sat Nov 11, 20172nd Saturday Contra Dance  

Feeling very lucky to have both Frannie Marr and Frank Hoppe in town and available for the dance! What a great way to start winding down 2017! Hope you'll join us for a special evening of music and dance!

Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $8. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

Frannie Marr calling
with Southern Comfort (Frank Hoppe - fiddle; Laura Osborn - guitar/flute; Steve Lewis - banjo )

Contact: Steve Lewis at steve@urbanoldtime.com
Sun Nov 12, 20172nd Sunday English Country Dance  

James Hutson will be organizing and leading the open Mic session.

Culver City (Lindberg Park),
5041 Rhoda Way, Culver City, CA


Admission $10/general
$9/CDSS members and Culver City Residents
$5/youth 18 years and younger

4:00PM to 7:00PM

Open Mike calling
Also Calling: James Hutson

with English Roses (Mary Ann sereth, violin; Walter Sereth, guitar; Keiko cadby, violin )

Contact: Aileen Poehls at http://culvercityecd.com/ culvercityecd@gmail.com
Sat Nov 18, 20173rd Saturday Contra Dance  

"Madeira," powered by Ben Schreiber of the Bay area on fiddle, headlines this Special Event, with Christopher Jacoby on mandolin & concertina, Josh Van Vliet on guitar. , Frannie Marr with her abundance of great dance patterns, collected from many sources, including her travels as a dance gypsy, offers clear, spirited calling for the dancers.

Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $15 Special Event Pricing; CDSS members $14; Full-time Students w/ ID $9
Under 18 years old FREE

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

Frannie Marr calling
with Madeira (Ben Schreiber - fiddle; Christopher Jacoby - concertina & mandolin; Josh Van Vliet - guitar)

Contact: Greg Marlowe at gcmarlowe@juno.com
Sat Nov 25, 20174th Saturday Contra Dance (Antelope Valley)  
Lancaster,
725 E. Avenue J, Lancaster


Admission $6 Adults
$5 Students
$2 Children 14 years and younger
$20 max per family
CDSS members $1 off

6:30PM Free Contra Lesson
7:00-10:00PM Dance

TBA calling
with Danance (Marsha Trochim, Paul Schwerdt, Emily Amado, Mark McAndrew and Dan McMahon)

Contact: Kevin Reilly at buffpilot1@att.net 661-932-8881
Sun Nov 26, 20174th Sunday English Country Dance  
Culver City (Lindberg Park),
5041 Rhoda Way, Culver City, CA


Admission $10/general
$9/CDSS members and Culver City Residents
$5/youth 18 years and younger

4:00PM to 7:00PM

James Hutson calling
with English Roses (Mary Ann sereth, violin; Walter Sereth, guitar; Keiko cadby, violin )

Contact: Aileen Poehls at http://culvercityecd.com/ culvercityecd@gmail.com
Fri Dec 1, 2017First Friday Dance Parties - South Pasadena  

Come celebrate the joy of dancing with a community dance party! Join us on the first Friday of every month for a mix of contra and English country dances with some couple dances (like waltz, tango, one-step, swing, polka, and schottische) thrown in. A Dance Potpourri, if you will! The evening starts with a half-hour dance lesson from 7:30 to 8 pm (we'll learn a different style of dance each month). Dance mistress Renée Camus will teach the lesson, as well as call the dances and offer brief lessons as needed throughout the evening. No partner or experience needed. Please like our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/FirstFridayDanceParties/

December 1 is our Winter Solstice dance! Wear something festive if you like!

South Pasadena War Memorial Hall,
435 Fair Oaks, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12 General admission; $8 Students
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Renée Camus calling
with Split Peas (Bob Altman and Patty McCollom)

Contact: Renée Camus at camusr6@gmail.com 240-381-2376 https://www.facebook.com/FirstFridayDanceParties
Sat Dec 2, 20171st Saturday Contra Dance  
Brentwood Youth House,
731 S. Bundy Drive, Brentwood, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Beata Ponder at 310 621 8538
Sat Dec 9, 20172nd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $8. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Steve Lewis at steve@urbanoldtime.com
Sun Dec 10, 20172nd Sunday English Country Dance  
Culver City (Lindberg Park),
5041 Rhoda Way, Culver City, CA


Admission $10/general
$9/CDSS members and Culver City Residents
$5/youth 18 years and younger

4:00PM to 7:00PM

Annie Laskey calling
with Interfolk (Kriss Larson, accordion; Jim Garner, fiddle and mandolin; Aimee Aul, flute )

Contact: Aileen Poehls at http://culvercityecd.com/ culvercityecd@gmail.com
Sat Dec 16, 20173rd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

John Rogers calling
with FreeFall ((Ann Kosinski on fiddle; Jim Kosinski on mandolin, guitar, bass, banjo; Patty McCollom on fiddle & whistles; Barbara Whitney on fiddle))

Contact: Greg Marlowe at gcmarlowe@juno.com
Sat Dec 23, 20174th Saturday Contra Dance (Antelope Valley)  
Lancaster,
725 E. Avenue J, Lancaster


Admission $6 Adults
$5 Students
$2 Children 14 years and younger
$20 max per family
CDSS members $1 off

6:30PM Free Contra Lesson
7:00-10:00PM Dance

TBA calling
with Danance (Marsha Trochim, Paul Schwerdt, Emily Amado, Mark McAndrew and Dan McMahon)

Contact: Kevin Reilly at buffpilot1@att.net 661-932-8881
Sat Dec 30, 20175th Saturday Contra Dance  

New Year's Eve Eve featuring a talented group of musicians Alex Sturbaum- guitar & accordion from the bands Gallimaufry, Countercurrent, and Waxwings Amy Englesberg-keyboard & accordion from the bands Free Raisins, Wake Up Robin and Waxwings Audrey Knuth- fiddle from the bands Free Raisins, The Gaslight Tinkers, and Wake Up Robin

Skandia Hall,
2031 E. Villa, Pasadena, CA


Admission $16 SPECIAL EVENT PRICING
$11 Students
CDSS members $1 off

7:00PM-11:00PM
No Instruction

Frannie Marr calling
Also Calling: Jack Mitchell (North Carolina)

with Box Percolate (Audrey Knuth from Free Raisins-fiddle, Amy Englesberg from Free Raisins-keyboard & accordion and Alex Sturbaum from Gallimaufry-guitar & accordion)

Contact: Frannie Marr at dancingfrannie@gmail.com
Fri Jan 5, 2018First Friday Dance Parties - South Pasadena  

Come celebrate the joy of dancing with a community dance party! Join us on the first Friday of every month for a mix of contra and English country dances with some couple dances (like waltz, tango, one-step, swing, polka, and schottische) thrown in. A Dance Potpourri, if you will! The evening starts with a half-hour dance lesson from 7:30 to 8 pm (we'll learn a different style of dance each month). Dance mistress Renée Camus will teach the lesson, as well as call the dances and offer brief lessons as needed throughout the evening. No partner or experience needed. Please like our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/FirstFridayDanceParties/

South Pasadena War Memorial Hall,
435 Fair Oaks, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12 General admission; $8 Students
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Renée Camus calling
with Guest Bands

Contact: Renée Camus at camusr6@gmail.com 240-381-2376 https://www.facebook.com/FirstFridayDanceParties
Sat Jan 6, 20181st Saturday Contra Dance  
Brentwood Youth House,
731 S. Bundy Drive, Brentwood, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Beata Ponder at 310 621 8538
Sat Jan 13, 20182nd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $8. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Steve Lewis at steve@urbanoldtime.com
Sat Jan 20, 20183rd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Greg Marlowe at gcmarlowe@juno.com
Sat Jan 27, 20184th Saturday Contra Dance (Antelope Valley)  
Lancaster,
725 E. Avenue J, Lancaster


Admission $6 Adults
$5 Students
$2 Children 14 years and younger
$20 max per family
CDSS members $1 off

6:30PM Free Contra Lesson
7:00-10:00PM Dance

TBA calling
with Danance (Marsha Trochim, Paul Schwerdt, Emily Amado, Mark McAndrew and Dan McMahon)

Contact: Kevin Reilly at buffpilot1@att.net 661-932-8881
Fri Feb 2, 2018First Friday Dance Parties - South Pasadena  

Come celebrate the joy of dancing with a community dance party! Join us on the first Friday of every month for a mix of contra and English country dances with some couple dances (like waltz, tango, one-step, swing, polka, and schottische) thrown in. A Dance Potpourri, if you will! The evening starts with a half-hour dance lesson from 7:30 to 8 pm (we'll learn a different style of dance each month). Dance mistress Renée Camus will teach the lesson, as well as call the dances and offer brief lessons as needed throughout the evening. No partner or experience needed. Please like our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/FirstFridayDanceParties/

South Pasadena War Memorial Hall,
435 Fair Oaks, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12 General admission; $8 Students
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Renée Camus calling
with Terpsichorish (Mary Ann Sereth - fiddle, bass fiddle
Keiko Cadby - fiddle
Denisa Hanna - guitar
Walter Sereth - guitar, clarinet
Jerry Wheeler - trombone, hammered dulcimer )


Contact: Renée Camus at camusr6@gmail.com 240-381-2376 https://www.facebook.com/FirstFridayDanceParties
Sat Feb 3, 20181st Saturday Contra Dance  
Brentwood Youth House,
731 S. Bundy Drive, Brentwood, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Beata Ponder at 310 621 8538
Sat Feb 10, 20182nd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $8. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Steve Lewis at steve@urbanoldtime.com
Sat Feb 17, 20183rd Saturday Contra Dance  

Begin with the unique repertoire and musical range of moods offered by "Boomerang," by turns lyrical, whimsical, and flat-out, high-octane energetic (Bonnie Insull, Frank Hoppe, & Jeff Spero). Add caller Jeremy Korr and his great storehouse of dance patterns, his unfailing friendliness, and his clear, enthusiastic teaching and prompting. No better combination to inspire YOU the contra dancers to express the wonders of your own energies and creative joy!

Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

Jeremy Korr calling
with Boomerang (Frank Hoppe - fiddle, Bonnie Insull - flute & banjolele & foot percussion, Jeff Spero - keyboard)

Contact: Greg Marlowe at gcmarlowe@juno.com
Fri Feb 23, 2018-Sun Feb 25, 2018FIDDLING FROG  

Join us for LA's only in town dance weekend.

Pasadena Masonic Temple,
200 S Euclid Ave Pasadena, CA 91101


Admission Special Event
See Fiddling Frog page

Frog Weekend - See Schedule Detail

Dana Parkinson calling
Also Calling: Steve Zakon-Anderson (New England)

with The Groovemongers (Rebecca McCallum-fiddle, Jane Knock-keyboard & accordion, Tom Santarsiero-mandolin, Ralph Gordon-bass, and Mark "Pokey" Hellenberg-percussion)
And The Gaslight Tinkers (Audrey Knuth-fiddle, Peter Seigel-guitar, Garrett Sawyer-bass, and Joe Fitzpatrick-percussion with special guest Chris Miller-saxophone)


Contact: Fiddling Frog Dance Weekend Organizer at 2fiddlingfrog@gmail.com
Sat Feb 24, 20184th Saturday Contra Dance (Antelope Valley)  
Lancaster,
725 E. Avenue J, Lancaster


Admission $6 Adults
$5 Students
$2 Children 14 years and younger
$20 max per family
CDSS members $1 off

6:30PM Free Contra Lesson
7:00-10:00PM Dance

TBA calling
with Danance (Marsha Trochim, Paul Schwerdt, Emily Amado, Mark McAndrew and Dan McMahon)

Contact: Kevin Reilly at buffpilot1@att.net 661-932-8881
Sat Feb 24, 20184th Saturday Contra Dance  
CANCELLED,


Admission $12 general admission
discounts for Culver City residents
CCUSD
full time students
and children

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with Guest Bands

Contact: Ruth Morris-Producer at ccas@ccusd.org
Fri Mar 2, 2018First Friday Dance Parties - South Pasadena  
South Pasadena War Memorial Hall,
435 Fair Oaks, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12 General admission; $8 Students
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Renée Camus calling
with Guest Bands

Contact: Renée Camus at camusr6@gmail.com 240-381-2376 https://www.facebook.com/FirstFridayDanceParties
Sat Mar 3, 20181st Saturday Contra Dance  
Brentwood Youth House,
731 S. Bundy Drive, Brentwood, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Beata Ponder at 310 621 8538
Sat Mar 10, 20182nd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $8. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Steve Lewis at steve@urbanoldtime.com
Sat Mar 17, 20183rd Saturday Contra Dance  
Woman's Club of South Pasadena,
1424 Fremont Avenue, South Pasadena, CA


Admission $12
full-time students with ID $7
under age 18 free. CDSS members $1 off.

8:00PM-11:00PM
7:30PM Instruction

TBA calling
with TBA

Contact: Greg Marlowe at gcmarlowe@juno.com

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