Calendar

Events in September 2022

  • PCDC Northwest Passage Dance Camp - pre-registration required

    PCDC Northwest Passage Dance Camp - pre-registration required

    Fri 5p-Mon 2p
    Fri Sep 2, 2022 Mon Sep 5, 2022

    For 2022, an English Country Dance Weekend with fabulous bands and callers. It's over Labour Day Weekend, so get 4 days for the price of 3!

    Check out the details on our website.

    83500 E Kiwanis Camp Rd
    Rhododendron, Oregon 97028
    503-452-7416
    Cancelled for NW Passage

    Cancelled for NW Passage


    Fri Sep 2, 2022

    No dance this week due to NW Passage Dance weekend.

    Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219
  • PCDC Northwest Passage Dance Camp - pre-registration required

    PCDC Northwest Passage Dance Camp - pre-registration required

    Fri 5p-Mon 2p
    Fri Sep 2, 2022 Mon Sep 5, 2022

    For 2022, an English Country Dance Weekend with fabulous bands and callers. It's over Labour Day Weekend, so get 4 days for the price of 3!

    Check out the details on our website.

    83500 E Kiwanis Camp Rd
    Rhododendron, Oregon 97028
    503-452-7416
    1st Saturday Contra: The Stage Crew and Laurel Thomas

    1st Saturday Contra: The Stage Crew and Laurel Thomas


    Sat Sep 3, 2022

    The Stage Crew (Lori Shaffer, fiddle; Sue Songer, fiddle and piano; Lanny Martin, accordion and piano) will play. Laurel Thomas will call using robins/larks role terms.

    Newcomer session at 7:00; dance from 7:30 - 10:30

     

  • PCDC Northwest Passage Dance Camp - pre-registration required

    PCDC Northwest Passage Dance Camp - pre-registration required

    Fri 5p-Mon 2p
    Fri Sep 2, 2022 Mon Sep 5, 2022

    For 2022, an English Country Dance Weekend with fabulous bands and callers. It's over Labour Day Weekend, so get 4 days for the price of 3!

    Check out the details on our website.

    83500 E Kiwanis Camp Rd
    Rhododendron, Oregon 97028
    503-452-7416
  • PCDC Northwest Passage Dance Camp - pre-registration required

    PCDC Northwest Passage Dance Camp - pre-registration required

    Fri 5p-Mon 2p
    Fri Sep 2, 2022 Mon Sep 5, 2022

    For 2022, an English Country Dance Weekend with fabulous bands and callers. It's over Labour Day Weekend, so get 4 days for the price of 3!

    Check out the details on our website.

    83500 E Kiwanis Camp Rd
    Rhododendron, Oregon 97028
    503-452-7416
  • Joyride First Wednesday Contra Dance with Eric Curl, caller

    Joyride First Wednesday Contra Dance with Eric Curl, caller


    Wed Sep 7, 2022

    Joyride web site: https://joyride.erikweberg.com

    Please visit our web site for a printable flier and covid protocol information.

    3916 N Interstate Av
    Portland, Oregon 97227
    503-281-7352
  • PCDC 2nd Thurs Tunes Teaching, alternating George Penk & Betsy Branch

    PCDC 2nd Thurs Tunes Teaching, alternating George Penk & Betsy Branch


    Thu Sep 8, 2022

    7-9pm

    Odd months: George Penk teaching, in SW Portland

    Even months: Betsy Branch teaching, in SE Portland

    $10 PCDC members, $15 non-members

    Tunes are taught by ear.  We welcome all melody instruments and any level of musicianship!  For more information, see our website: PCDC Sessions (google.com).  To receive monthly announcements or for location details, email sharonjeanallen(at)yahoo(dot)com.

  • PCDC Friday Night English Dance: Ric Goldman with Fine Companions

    PCDC Friday Night English Dance: Ric Goldman with Fine Companions


    Fri Sep 9, 2022

     

    If you test positive for COVID after attending a PCDC event, please email igotcovid@portlandcountrydance.org to tell us when you tested positive, what event you attended, and any symptoms you might want to mention.  We will never reveal your identity.

     Per PCDC Guidelines: For everyone's safety and comfort all must be vaccinated and boosted (if eligible), sign a waiver and provide contact information. Well fitting masks are required for all, except the caller and musicians when they are on the stage.
    Please click here for the PCDC COVID Safety guidelines for the English Dance.

     Dancing starts at 7:30.  Show up early to check in.

    Newcomers are always welcome.  We waive the admission fee the first time you attend.  An introductory session is available at 7:15 upon request.

    No street shoes permitted beyond entryway.  Only clean soled shoes permitted on the dance floor.

    No partner required

    Admission:  Sliding Scale.  Pay what you can. Recommended range $7.00 - $15.00


    Caller:  Ric Goldman

    Band: Lisa Scott/piano, Betsy Branch/violin, Erik Weberg/flute, Bill Tomczak/clarinet


    For more information about English Dance, please see: https://portlandcountrydance.org/english-country-dance/ 

    Questions?  Email our English Dance Committee Chairperson

     Location: Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219

    Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219
  • PCDC 2nd Saturday Contra: CANCELLED DUE TO SMOKE

    PCDC 2nd Saturday Contra: CANCELLED DUE TO SMOKE


    Sat Sep 10, 2022

    DANCE CANCELLED DUE TO SMOKE!
  • PCDC English Country Dance Committee meeting

    PCDC English Country Dance Committee meeting


    Mon Sep 12, 2022

    The English Country Dance Committee meetings are held in odd months, on-line, from 7:00 – 9:00.

    Meetings are open to all PCDC members.  If interested in attending and/ or volunteering, please email ecd-chair@portlandcountrydance.org

    on-line
    PCDC PDX Contra Committee meeting

    PCDC PDX Contra Committee meeting


    Mon Sep 12, 2022

    The Portland Contra Committee meets (usually) on 2nd Monday's to support the needs of Contra dance events and dancers.

    Meeting locations vary and may be online.  Meetings are open to all PCDC members.  If interested in attending, volunteering, or would like a Zoom link, please email contra-chair@portlandcountrydance.org.

    Online - contact organizer for access
  • PCDC Friday Night English Dance: Cynthia Stenger with Lanny Martin, Leslie Hirsch, Norman Farrell, Jon Neff

    PCDC Friday Night English Dance: Cynthia Stenger with Lanny Martin, Leslie Hirsch, Norman Farrell, Jon Neff


    Fri Sep 16, 2022

     

    If you test positive for COVID after attending a PCDC event, please email igotcovid@portlandcountrydance.org to tell us when you tested positive, what event you attended, and any symptoms you might want to mention.  We will never reveal your identity.

     Per PCDC Guidelines: For everyone's safety and comfort all must be vaccinated and boosted (if eligible), sign a waiver and provide contact information. Well fitting masks are required for all, except the caller and musicians when they are on the stage.
    Please click here for the PCDC COVID Safety guidelines for the English Dance.

     Dancing starts at 7:30.  Show up early to check in.

    Newcomers are always welcome.  We waive the admission fee the first time you attend.  An introductory session is available at 7:15 upon request.

    No street shoes permitted beyond entryway.  Only clean soled shoes permitted on the dance floor.

    No partner required

    Admission:  Sliding Scale.  Pay what you can. Recommended range $7.00 - $15.00


    Caller: Cynthia Stenger

    Band: Lanny Martin/piano, Leslie Hirsch/violin, Norman Farrell/saxophone, Jon Neff/bass


    For more information about English Dance, please see: https://portlandcountrydance.org/english-country-dance/ 

    Questions?  Email our English Dance Committee Chairperson

     Location: Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219

    Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219
  • 3rd Saturday Contra: Penk, Pinney, & Shafer w/Lindsey Dono [Tacoma]

    3rd Saturday Contra: Penk, Pinney, & Shafer w/Lindsey Dono [Tacoma]


    Sat Sep 17, 2022

    Mark your calendars now for the next Saturday night dance at Fulton Hall, September 17. George Penk, Heather Pinney, and Jesse Shafer will play. Lindsey Dono will call the dance using the terms "Larks & Robins."

    Newcomer introductory session at 7:00, dance from 7:30 to 10:00.

  • PCDC Board Meeting

    PCDC Board Meeting


    Tue Sep 20, 2022

    The PCDC Board meets (usually) on the 3rd Tuesday of the month to address tactical and strategic issues facing the organization.

    Meeting locations vary.  Meetings are open to all PCDC members.  If interested in attending, contact us or email board at portlandcountrydance dot org.

    Online - contact organizer for access
  • PCDC Friday Night English Dance: Erik Weberg with Richard Sher, Norman Farrell, Erica Liebert

    PCDC Friday Night English Dance: Erik Weberg with Richard Sher, Norman Farrell, Erica Liebert


    Fri Sep 23, 2022

     

    If you test positive for COVID after attending a PCDC event, please email igotcovid@portlandcountrydance.org to tell us when you tested positive, what event you attended, and any symptoms you might want to mention.  We will never reveal your identity.

     Per PCDC Guidelines: For everyone's safety and comfort all must be vaccinated and boosted (if eligible), sign a waiver and provide contact information. Well fitting masks are required for all, except the caller and musicians when they are on the stage.
    Please click here for the PCDC COVID Safety guidelines for the English Dance.

     Dancing starts at 7:30.  Show up early to check in.

    Newcomers are always welcome.  We waive the admission fee the first time you attend.  An introductory session is available at 7:15 upon request.

    No street shoes permitted beyond entryway.  Only clean soled shoes permitted on the dance floor.

    No partner required

    Admission:  Sliding Scale.  Pay what you can. Recommended range $7.00 - $15.00


    Caller: Erik Weberg

    Band:  Richard Sher/piano, Norman Farrell/saxophone, Erica Liebert/Violin


    For more information about English Dance, please see: https://portlandcountrydance.org/english-country-dance/ 

    Questions?  Email our English Dance Committee Chairperson

     Location: Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219

    Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219
  • Eugene Country Dancers Party: David Macemon, Ann Muller and Kalindi Devi-Dasi with Linda Danielson and Ruth Anne Fraley

    Eugene Country Dancers Party: David Macemon, Ann Muller and Kalindi Devi-Dasi with Linda Danielson and Ruth Anne Fraley


    Sat Sep 24, 2022

     

    Take a trip to Eugene for a mixed English and Scottish dance party with the Eugene Country Dancers!

    Click here for the printable flier.

    Saturday, September 24, 2022 from 1:15 to 3:45

    English Caller: David Macemon, Portland
    Scottish Callers: Ann Muller and Kalindi Devi-Dasi, Eugene

    Musicians:  Linda Danielson and Ruth Anne Fraley

    Sliding scale contributions:
    Suggested range $10-$15, but pay what you can. (Unused Eugene “punch” cards may be included)
    Other donations welcome.

    COVID Safety:
    Full vaccination and up-to-date eligible boosters required.
    Masks TBD and other possible COVID precautions being discussed.

    Please RSVP to Theo (tjglenn@gmail.com), if interested (to allow tracking and planning for approximate numbers)

    Location;
    Eugene Garden Club
    1645 High Street, Eugene
    Parking: at Jennings Group, 1670 High St., across the street

    PCDC 4th Saturday Contra: The Electrodes [Seattle] w/ Laurel Thomas

    PCDC 4th Saturday Contra: The Electrodes [Seattle] w/ Laurel Thomas


    Sat Sep 24, 2022

    Our Saturday night series at Fulton Hall continues September 24! Seattle band The Electrodes will provide the music and our own Laurel Thomas will call using "Larks and Robins" role terms. All folks must be vaxxed, boosted, and masked. 
    The Electrodes members: Joe Bowbeer, Joe Michaels, and Marcy Kubbs
    Event registration is no longer required, but if you have not been to a PCDC event this year, you can help expedite the entry process by filling out our contact tracing form!
    We have a new start time for 2022: 7 pm for newcomer/refresher lesson, 7:30 pm for dancing.
  • PCDC Friday Night English Dance: Laura Hatch with Lisa Scott, Erica Liebert, Laura Kuhlman

    PCDC Friday Night English Dance: Laura Hatch with Lisa Scott, Erica Liebert, Laura Kuhlman


    Fri Sep 30, 2022

     

    If you test positive for COVID after attending a PCDC event, please email igotcovid@portlandcountrydance.org to tell us when you tested positive, what event you attended, and any symptoms you might want to mention.  We will never reveal your identity.

     Per PCDC Guidelines: For everyone's safety and comfort all must be vaccinated and boosted (if eligible), sign a waiver and provide contact information. Well fitting masks are required for all, except the caller and musicians when they are on the stage.
    Please click here for the PCDC COVID Safety guidelines for the English Dance.

     Dancing starts at 7:30.  Show up early to check in.

    Newcomers are always welcome.  We waive the admission fee the first time you attend.  An introductory session is available at 7:15 upon request.

    No street shoes permitted beyond entryway.  Only clean soled shoes permitted on the dance floor.

    No partner required

    Admission:  Sliding Scale.  Pay what you can. Recommended range $7.00 - $15.00


    Caller: Laura Hatch

    Band: Lisa Scott/piano, Erica Liebert/violin, Laura Kuhlman/flute


    For more information about English Dance, please see: https://portlandcountrydance.org/english-country-dance/ 

    Questions?  Email our English Dance Committee Chairperson

     Location: Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219

    Burlingame Water Tower Dance Hall
    8936 SW 17th Av
    Portland, Oregon 97219