July - December 2014
Vancouver B.C.

Contradances &
English Country Dances

Dynamic live fiddle music!

No experience necessary — All dances taught on the spot
Come alone or bring a partner
Light clothing & soft shoes suggested
Please come fragrance-free

Dances are at St. James Hall
from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm, for $12
(except as noted)
Learn the basics 15 minutes before the dance starts.
For dances at St. James Hall, admission is half-price if you bring a plate of home-made goodies.
Children are free.

(This schedule is also available in PDF format.)
date time location price sponsor details
August
Sat Aug 23 8 - 11pm St James $12 VCD June Harman calls for Conchordance: Athena McKown, Ken Hamer, Kate Semple, Barry Cole, and Connie Balaz
September
Sat Sep 6 8 - 11pm St James $12 Sybs Sybaritic String Band series: Rich Sobel, Barry Cole, Leith Davis, and Claire McCague. Seattle's Michael Karcher calls
Sun Sep 14 4-7pm Legion $12 ECD English country dance. June Harman calls for Lark in the Evening
Sep 19 - 21   Chehalis Healing House   Chehalis Chehalis dance camp. Callers: Rick Mohr and Carol Ormand; bands: Groovemongers and The Quarks. 604-738-5540
Sun Sep 28 4-7pm Legion $12 ECD English country dance. Peggy Roe calls; open band
October
Sat Oct 4 8 - 11pm St James $12 Sybs Maureen Collier calls for the Sybs
Sun Oct 5 4-7pm Legion $12 ECD English country dance. Peggy Roe et al. call; open band
Sat Oct 18 8 - 11pm St James $12 VCD From Seattle, Eric Curl calls for KGB: Dave Bartley, Claude Ginsberg, and Julie King.
Thu Oct 23 7:00pm W 48th - VCD Dance meeting and AGM. Everyone welcome
Sun Oct 26 4-7pm Legion $12 ECD English country dance. Peggy Roe calls; open band
November
Sat Nov 1 8 - 11pm St James $12 Sybs Seattle's Joe Micheals calls for the Sybs
Sat Nov 15 8 - 11pm St James $12 VCD Bob Rentz calls for Dave Marshall and Victoria's Nancy Grossert
Sun Nov 16 4-7pm Legion $12 ECD English country dance. Peggy Roe calls for Lark Ensemble
Sun Nov 30 4-7pm Legion $12 ECD English country dance. Peggy Roe calls; open band
December
Sat Dec 6 8 - 11pm St James $12 Sybs Seattle's Laura Mé Smith calls for the Sybs
Sun Dec 14 4-7pm Legion $12 ECD English country dance. Peggy Roe calls for Rattlebone
Sat Dec 20 8 - 11pm St James $12 VCD Maureen Collier calls for Americans Eric Anderson, Eileen Nicholson, and Rachel Bell. Please bring treats to share; festive attire encouraged; caroling at the break
Wed Dec 31 8pm-1am Bellingham $15/$10 BCDS New Year's Eve dance.


The Halls
Legion Legion Hall 1407 Laburnum Street (north of Cornwall Avenue), Vancouver map
St James St James Hall 3214 West 10th Avenue (at Trutch Street), Vancouver map


The Sponsors
ECD English country dances. 604-325-0703. Potluck snacks. Musicians welcome to open band.
Sybs Sybaritic String Band contradances. 778-999-8170. sponsored by the Rogue Folk Club
VCD Vancouver Country Dance. To subscribe to our email reminder service, please contact us: purplehey_AT_hotmail.com or 604-266-2962.
VCD is an affiliate of the Country Dance and Song Society.