Mon Oct 11, 2021
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thu Oct 14, 2021
Learn contra dance tunes and participate at PCDC 5th Saturday open band contra dances.
Do you play a melody instrument and want to learn some of those tunes you’ve been dancing to? The Second Thursday PCDC Dance Tunes Sessions are for you. Tunes are taught by ear in true folk music style, by local musicians who are masters of contra dance music and are great teachers. All instruments and all levels are welcome!
Check out our website for more details and recordings of past tunes.
Meetings are in SW Portland. Got questions or want to be on the email list for reminders? Email Sharon
Sun Oct 17, 2021
THIS EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO COVID CONCERNS.
MASKS, A SIGNED WAIVER, AND PROOF OF VACCINATION REQUIRED - check these details before arriving.
The ball workshops are designed for learning the dances on the ball program and are not intended to be an introduction to English country dance. Familiarity with English figures and geography will be assumed at the workshops. Each of these workshops will focus on different ball dances and styling tips.
If you are new to English country dance, please attend as many local English dances as possible prior to participating in the workshops.
Suggested donation is $10.00
No partner required. No street shoes permitted - dance shoes only on the maple floorboards, please.
CALLER: Ric Goldman
BAND: Fine Companions
Directions to the Burlingame Water Tower:
Tue Oct 19, 2021
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.
Tue Oct 26, 2021
The Northwest Passage Dance Camp Commitee meets (usually) on the 2nd Tuesday of the month to organize PCDC's Northwest Passage Dance Camp held over the Labor Day weekend.
Meeting locations vary. Meetings are open to all PCDC members. If interested in attending or volunteering to help out, email email@example.com.
For more information about the camp, see our website at https://www.nwpdancecamp.org.