Welcome to Valley Contra Dance!
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Soup for the Soles 20th Anniversary Concert on YouTube. See it here
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Dance Dates for when we resume dancing:
Second, fourth, and some fifth Saturdays of the month unless otherwise noted.
7:30 - 10:30 PM
Dance instruction at 7:00 PM
Prices, Cost for regular dance: $12.00Age 13-21, students: $5.00, children 12 and under accompanied by an adult FREE
Cost for Blue Moon double dances: Afternoon $10.00, Evening $15, Both $23 (members$21)
Age 13-21, students: $8.00 each dance
Member discount $2 on regular dances
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 (Use Heron for evening dances only, park there after 7PM).
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