Next Dance: Saturday Dec 11, 2021

Bob Isaacs Calling to Rhythmic Heart

Robin Russell-Keyboard
Norma Castle- Flute, Percussion
Anna Bosnick-Fiddle
Doug Healy-Guitar, Banjo, Djembe

Welcome to Valley Contra Dance!
Note that we have a NEW LOCATION at
West Side Moravian Church - 402 3rd Ave
still in downtown Bethlehem and lots of parking!
Please carry in clean soft-soled shoes for dancing, to protect the floor.

You must show proof of being fully vaccinated.
You can email an image of proof to us before the dance at
We will be wearing masks
We will sign Non-Liability Waivers.
Here is our COVID Policy
Download a copy of the waiver here VCDS COVID Waiver

In case you missed it, check out the

Soup for the Soles 20th Anniversary Concert on YouTube. See it here


  • Save the dates:
    Check your emails for an invitation to an upcoming special event

  • Sponsor a Valley Contra Dance
    Celebrate a special occasion with your dance friends Click here for information
  • VCDS's Potluck Cookbook
    A best seller - A great gift, Free with membership. Ask at the desk when you join or renew.
VCDS on Facebook

Make a donation via PayPal to the VCDS tip jar

Support VCDS and our musicians when we host a concert

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


West Side Moravian Church
402 Third Avenue, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Corner of Prospect Street in downtown Bethlehem - Use Prospect Street door

Prices, Cost for regular dance: $12.00

Age 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: Parking is available right next to the church or on the street. Please enter on Prospect St.

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
Winter Spring 2020 Flyer
Leap Day Double Dance Flyer