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Barn Dance scheduled for Saturday

...Gaels, featuring Greg McLaughlin on concertina, Leif Saya on fiddle, and Lis Saya on guitar. Tom Paul will teach and call contra and square dances for all abilities. No experience or a partner are needed. The dance runs from 7:30 to 11 p.m. at St...
Contra dance tonight at Terry Miller building

A Thursday Night Contra Dance will be held tonight, March 11, from 7:30-9:30 p.m...located at Sixth and Main streets. Odette Edgar will teach and call contras and squares to live music by Happy to Be Here. No experience or partners...
Contra dance held tonight at Terry Miller Office Building

A Thursday Night Contra dance will be held tonight, Jan. 21, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m...of Sixth and Main streets downtown. Odette Edgar will teach and call contra and square dances to the music of Jerry Fiscus and friends. No experience...
Photos: Capital contra

...Celtics, including Cecily Morris, Beth Leibowitz, Terry Hoskinson, Art Morris and Steve Winker, provided danceable tunes and caller Tom Paul led dancers through a variety of contra dances. The next contra dance will be held Dec. 18.
Juneau Empire Online Preview: Contra dances start next week 9/3/98

...1998 The Thursday night contra dances start next week with...welcome. The dances include contra and square dances, as well...addition to the Thursday night contras, the group sponsors a New...Eve, at McPhetres Hall. Contra dances start next week
Folk Fest profile: Jane Roodenburg was going to fly up from New York and we were going to drive back together. Then I went to a contra dance, one of the Thursday night contras ... I had so much fun at the first one I thought, 'Oh I'll just stay another week, and go...
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Ohio caller looks forward to contra dances at Alaska Folk Festival

There is plenty to like about contra dancing, Becky Hill, the guest caller...ready answer for any man who asks her why contra is especially fun. "Imagine every 32...through dance. She became interested in contra dancing after moving to the Cleveland...
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No man an island in contra dancing

When a contra dance is going just right, the dance flows...organized by the same locals who hold contra dances downtown during the winter - attracts...movement," said Hosey, who has been contra dancing for 10 years. Camp Damp is in...
Thanks for another fun Camp DAMP weekend

For the last 21 years, the local contra dance community has sponsored an annual three-day Dance and...thanks to the amazing efforts and continued support from local contra dancers and organizers whose tireless energies and year-round...
Historical Photo: 4th of July Mounted Posse

The Contra Costa County Mounted Posse rides in the 1959 4th of July Parade. For more historic images being published daily to honor 100 years of news Juneau, go online to
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