Contra Dances


First Saturday Contra Dance Series
Join the Berlin Country Orchestra for their first Saturday dance series from October to June. The band's mission: Friends learning and sharing the joyful traditions of music and dance, is exemplified by this monthly event. Join them from 7:30pm - 10:30pm at the 1870 Town Hall.  Admission is $8 per person or $15 max per family. If it's your first dance, come early to learn a few steps, and your admission is free. Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes, and lightweight clothing is recommended. Refreshments are always served. Call 508-863-0769 for more information and weather-related cancellations. See you at the dance!


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Dances Scheduled for 2018- 2019 Season

October 6, 2018 w/Caller Bill Fischer

November 3, 2018 w/Caller Rich Sbardella

December , 2018 w/Caller Paul Wilde

January 5, 2019 w/Caller Don Veino

February 2, 2019 w/Caller Don Heinold in Parish Hall of First Parish Church, 24 Central Street

March 2, 2019 w/Caller Tod Whittemore

April 6, 2019 w/Caller Tim Van Egmond

May 4, 2019 w/Caller Dereck Kalish

June 1, 2019 w/Caller Paul Wilde