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Week of Mar 3rd

  • (Mask optional) PCDC Friday English Dance: Brooke Friendly w/ Laura Kuhlman, Leslie Hirsch, Lisa Scott

    (Mask optional) PCDC Friday English Dance: Brooke Friendly w/ Laura Kuhlman, Leslie Hirsch, Lisa Scott


    Fri Mar 8, 2024

    PCDC Friday Night English Dance

     

    Per PCDC Guidelines: Vaccinations/boosters are no longer being verified and new attendees no longer have to compete a waiver.

    Dancing starts at 7:30. 

    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 - $20.00

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

    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.

    Questions?  Email  ecd-chair@portlandcountrydance.org

     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: The Portland Megaband w/ William, Rich, and Laurel

    PCDC 2nd Saturday Contra: The Portland Megaband w/ William, Rich, and Laurel


    Sat Mar 9, 2024

    The Portland Megaband will return to the Smith Ballroom at Portland State University
    to play for its annual Portland Country Dance Community benefit dance! This event will
    be the band’s only performance in 2024.
    Music: The Portland Megaband—a contra dance orchestra of 75+ musicians playing with
    precision and enthusiasm
    Callers: William Watson, Rich Goss, and Laurel Thomas (gender-neutral role terms)
    Venue: Smith Memorial Ballroom, Portland State University, 1825 SW Broadway, Portland, Oregon 97201
    Dance: 7:150 - 10:30; Newcomers' session at 6:45.  All are welcome!
    Covid protocols: Masks and vaccinations optional,  but recommended,  in keeping with PCDC Contra dance practices.
    Admission: Sliding scale: $15-40 per person ($30 suggested), cash, check, or online registration (beginning February 1st).
    Register and pay online to guarantee admission!
    Proceeds from this event support grants for PCDC callers, musicians, and dancers who
    wish to attend workshops to enhance their skills.
    Portland State University
    1825 SW Broadway
    Portland, Oregon 97201
    800-547-8887