Next Dance: Saturday Dec 23rd 2017

Bob Isaacs calling to Fingerpyx

Welcome to Valley Contra Dance!

VCD Logo items - just a few left - Shirts, Hats, Bandanas and Badges.

Check them out at the reception table.


  • Save the dates:
    Saturday January 27th VCDS 22nd Anniverary Dance Mark Hillegonds calling to the Organic Family Band

    Saturday March 31th 5th Saturday Double Dance with Contrapositive and Alexandra Deis-Lauby calling 4PM, Potluck Dinner at 6pm, Regular Dance at 7:30

    Saturday April 14th Donna Hunt calling to Coracree - Special Gender-Neutral Workshop starting at 4PM, Potluck Dinner at 6PM, Dance at 7:30PM

    Saturday May 12th Janine Smith calling to Brooklyn Swing Ensemble - Free Gemini Celebration Double Dance starting at 4PM with Afternoon Fun Gemini Dances, Potluck Dinner at 6PM, Evening Dance at 7:30PM. Donations will benefit VCDS and the UUCLV.
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  • VCDS's Potluck Cookbook
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Dance Dates:

Second, fourth, and some fifth Saturdays of the month unless otherwise noted.


7:30 - 10:30 PM
Dance instruction at 7:00 PM


Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley (UUCLV)
424 Center Street, Bethlehem, PA
Corner of Wall Street in historic Bethlehem - Use Wall Street door

Prices, Cost for regular dance: $12.00

Age 7-15, students with ID: $5.00
Member discount $2

No partner or experience needed!
The moves in the dances are called by a caller, and the music is always live. Bring a snack to share at the break.

Please carry in clean soft-soled shoes for dancing, to protect the floor (and our reputation).

PARKING ALERT: We try to avoid crowding the residents of the neighborhood around the church. Please consider using one of 2 nearby parking lots on Center Street belonging to: United Labor Unions, 1 block south of the church or Herron Funeral Home, 1 block north (For evening dances only after 7PM).

What to Expect

Pictures of our dance

Facebook Video of our dance

YouTube Video of our Anniversary dance

My Sweet Valley Contra Home Our Song by Diane Hartzell with permission from Bill Staines

Volunteer Information
Fall-Winter 2017 Flyer