Contra Dance Meetup Groups

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Meet other local members to ride, explore trails, talk gear and trade tips. All levels of riders/hikers are welcome, however, rides are geared to a relaxed pace of 12-15 mph and hikes will also be geared to a relaxed pace.   No one will be left behin

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This is a group for single adults over 30. Most members are in their 30's and 40's, but anyone is welcome. We will go to movies or go dancing. We can go to concerts and sporting events. We may go bike riding or hiking. We are open to doing anything t

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This is a group for people who refer to themselves (or have been referred to by others) as Geeks. …or Nerds. …or Hippies. …or Freaks. …or Dweebs. …or Dorks. …or any other miscellaneously mis-fitting, socially non-conforming term that can't be classif

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The NYC Barn Dance was created by David Harvey in October 2006 as a monthly event designed to give New Yorkers an opportunity to experience - through dance - the traditional Anglo-Irish-Scottish dance music being played in the city and elsewhere. Thi

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This group is for people who love to dance, listen to live music, get plenty of exercise, and make new friends!  Typically we get about 60-80 people per dance night. This is a great place for beginning dancers to explore new fun and experienced dance

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The North Texas Traditional Dance Society (NTTDS) was chartered in 1986 as a non-profit educational organization to promote a better understanding and appreciation of American folk dancing, its music, its history, and related folklore. It is an affil

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A networking/activities group for adults in Michigan interested in meeting others with like interests. Our emphasis is on having fun while using common sense, being respectful of each other and nature and completing each event safely. We are open to

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This is a group for anyone who enjoys dancing to LIVE MUSIC, exercise, fun, socializing, etc. Our Contra and English Country dances* are held every week at various venues in Sonoma & Marin counties. All skill levels and ages are welcome. No prior dan

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* * *    Exercise With A Smile    * * * Colorado Friends Of Old Time Music And Dance is a non-profit organization that runs this community, participatory dances — such as contra dances — with live music and calling in the Denver and Boulder metro are

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Do you enjoy dancing to live music? Do you enjoy a lot of swinging in your dancing? Do you like going to dances that build a sense of community among its participants? Then you'll want to come to a contra dance! Contra dance has its origins in Englis

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February 20, 2015

Big Scioty Contra Dances are open to all who want to have fun dancing. No experience, partner, or costume is required. Contra dance is the country dance brought here by English settlers, that brought whole communities together on Saturday nights. It’

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February 6, 2015

The South Coast Folk Society provides opportunities for people of all ages and abilities to experience the joy of making music or dancing to it. If you can walk, you can contra dance. Anyone can sing out of our songbooks at sing-along. Our Irish sess

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musicians, singers and dancers
February 3, 2015

This group is for anyone who wants to join the fun of contra dancing. Contra dancing is an easy-to-learn community-type dance. The music is always live; you don't need to bring a partner; all the dances are taught and prompted by a caller. If you can

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Contra Dancers
February 2, 2015

We are a group of contra dancers and old time musicians that get together once a month to dance and play music. All of the dances are taught and called. You do not need to be experienced to dance with us. You do not need a partner to dance with us. C

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Musicians, Dancers, Callers
January 30, 2015

Have you always wanted to dance, but do not have a partner or a dance background? If so, international dancing might be for you. Our dance group includes people of all fitness levels. A few of our dancers are retired professional dancers, but most of

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January 25, 2015

Hartford Community Dance sponsors Contra, Cajun/zydeco, swing, and waltz dances in the Hartford, CT area. HCD dances are smoke and alcohol free. Beginners are more than welcome. You don't need a partner - Come alone or bring a friend.  For more info

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January 19, 2015

The Princeton Country Dancers host a contra dance every Wednesday night and the 4th Saturday of most months. Contra dancing is an older cousin of square dancing with exciting live music featuring Celtic, Quebecois, Old Timey, New England, Southern A

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January 13, 2015

Our family-friendly dance features square dances, contra dances, play party games and other traditional American dances; it’s great fun for the whole family, from young children to parents and grandparents. The dances are led by a caller with live mu

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Family dancers
January 5, 2015

International folk dancing is FUN! This class is for people who enjoy moving to music from around the world. We meet every Tuesday evening for great music, effortless exercise, and lots of fun. All dances are taught.

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December 30, 2014

Elizabeth I loved English country dancing, and so did George Washington and Jane Austen, and so do a bunch of people in the Princeton area. These English country dances range from lively to elegant to romantic, with live music on violin, cello, sax,

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