☼ ☼ ☼ Peterborough 1st Saturday Contra Dance | Lisa Sieverts | Trip to Nelson

The Monadnock Folklore Society presents the Peterborough First Saturday Contra Dance on November 5, featuring Lisa Sieverts calling with the tonally rich and rhythmically vibrant band,  Trip to Nelson:

Perin Ellsworth-Heller – fiddle

Richard Backes – mandolin, guitar, fiddle, banjo

Matt Garland – flute and whistle

Gordon Peery – piano

Dancing begins at 8:00 PM, with a short workshop beforehand. Beginners and singles are welcome and all dances are taught throughout the evening. Admission is $8 or $6 for students and seniors. The dance takes place in the historic Town Hall in Peterborough, NH. For more information: (phone): (413) 369-4369; Email: zakon-anderson@comcast.net

☼ ☼ ☼ Peterborough 1st Saturday Contra Dance | Steve Zakon-Anderson | Rodney Miller & Bob McQuillen

The Monadnock Folklore Society presents the Peterborough First Saturday Contra Dance on October 1, featuring Steve Zakon-Anderson calling with Rodney Miller and Bob McQuillen.

Dancing begins at 8:00 PM, with a short workshop beforehand. Beginners and singles are welcome and all dances are taught throughout the evening. Admission is $8 or $6 for students and seniors. The dance takes place in the historic Town Hall in Peterborough, NH. For more information: (phone): (413) 369-4369; Email: zakon-anderson@comcast.net

Contra Dance | Concord NH

CONCORD CONTRA DANCE

since 1988

3rd Saturday of the month (except July-August)

East Concord Community Center
18 Eastman Street
Concord NH

Beginners, singles, families welcome. All dances taught.

Dancing starts at 8 o’clock and ends at 11.
The Pepsi machine is now gone and there’s still no water fountain
so it’s a good idea to bring a bottle of your favorite non-alcoholic beverage.

Dec. 17 Christmas Barn Dance with Dudley Laufman & Two Fiddles

More info at http://homepage.nhvt.net/dwh/contra.htm

Contra Dance | Concord NH

CONCORD CONTRA DANCE

since 1988

3rd Saturday of the month (except July-August)

East Concord Community Center
18 Eastman Street
Concord NH

Beginners, singles, families welcome. All dances taught.

Dancing starts at 8 o’clock and ends at 11.
The Pepsi machine is now gone and there’s still no water fountain
so it’s a good idea to bring a bottle of your favorite non-alcoholic beverage.

Nov. 19 Claire Mattin with the Dorsey-Parrott Pick-Ups

More info at http://homepage.nhvt.net/dwh/contra.htm

Contra Dance | Concord NH

CONCORD CONTRA DANCE

since 1988

3rd Saturday of the month (except July-August)

East Concord Community Center
18 Eastman Street
Concord NH

Beginners, singles, families welcome. All dances taught.

Dancing starts at 8 o’clock and ends at 11.
The Pepsi machine is now gone and there’s still no water fountain
so it’s a good idea to bring a bottle of your favorite non-alcoholic beverage.

Oct. 15 David Millstone with Randy Miller & Jim Prendergast

More info at http://homepage.nhvt.net/dwh/contra.htm

Contra Dance | Concord NH

CONCORD CONTRA DANCE

since 1988

3rd Saturday of the month (except July-August)

East Concord Community Center
18 Eastman Street
Concord NH

Beginners, singles, families welcome. All dances taught.

Dancing starts at 8 o’clock and ends at 11.
The Pepsi machine is now gone and there’s still no water fountain
so it’s a good idea to bring a bottle of your favorite non-alcoholic beverage.

Next dance SEPTEMBER 17

The Concord contra dance series takes the summer off but
we’ll be back in September with caller Lisa Sieverts accompanied by
Roger Treat on fiddle and Lloyd Carr on keyboard.

More info at http://homepage.nhvt.net/dwh/contra.htm

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