Family Contra Dance

contra_dance (2)Another Motherhouse event providing place, support, and time for mothers by promoting thriving families and vibrant communities.

Each Family Dance is taught and led by a “caller,” who explains how the dance flows and helps the dancers “walk through” the dance before the music starts. S/he continues “calling” instructions throughout the dance. Folks of all ages & abilities are welcome in this everybody-wins team sport.

Dances start at 7:00 and are held at the Cornwall, CT Town Hall at 24 Pine Street. Music generously donated by Still, the Homegrown Band.  Suggested donation: $5-8/child and $10-15/adult. Call Jim or Jane Prentice 860-672-6101 for more info.

Scheduled  are…

Jan 7, 2018 -Bob Livingston

Feb 3, 2018 – Peter Stix

Mar 3, 2018 – Dudley Laufman

Apr 7, 2018 – Rich Sbardella

May 5, 2018 – Dudley Laufman

Jun 2, 2018 – Patricia Campbell

July 7, 2018 – Anne Banks

Aug 4, 2018 – Bob Livingston

Sept 1, 2018 – Peter Stix

Oct 6, 2018 –  David Kaynor

Nov 3, 2018 – Jim Gregory

Dec 1, 2018 – TBA

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  1. Rachel Gall - Dance Caller - Motherhouse September 15, 2017 at 7:19 pm - Reply

    […] … Still, the Homegrown Band had begun. Now, she plays with them for Motherhouse’s first Saturday Dance at the Cornwall Town Hall, as well as occasional gigs with Country Spice, filling in for the late […]

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