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1st Annual Spring Fever Dance

On Saturday, March 22nd, 2014
the Sheffield Contra Dancers and Dewey Memorial Hall proudly present

The 1st Annual Spring Fever Dance

with Fern Bradley
and the 5 Mile String Band

5:30-6:30  Community sing-along
6:30-7:30  Potluck supper: bring a dish to share & please bring your own plate and utensils.
7:30-8:00  Family dance: dances geared toward children and beginners.
8:00-11:00 Contra dances
$10 adults
$8 students
and no more than $25 for families with children under 12
No experience necessary.  Fun for all ages.
The 5 Mile String Band: Eli Hetko, Alex Kramer, Erin Lobb photo: Victor Kashirin

The 5 Mile String Band: Eli Hetko, Alex Kramer, Erin Lobb
photo: Victor Kashirin

Winter Solstice Dance

On Saturday, December 28th, 2013 the Sheffield Contra Dancers and Dewey Hall present:stock-footage-bunch-of-santa-claus-dancing-against-white-christmas-holiday-background-alpha-matte

A stupendous solstice dance at Dewey Hall
featuring:

Kathryn Wedderburn and the Mystery Band
playing ROCK ‘N ROLL contras

5:30-6:30  Community sing along
6:30-7:30  Potluck supper: bring a dish to share & please bring your own plate and utensils.
7:30-8:00  Family dance: dances geared toward children and beginners.
8:00-11:00 Traditional and Rock ‘n Roll contra dances
$10 adults
$8 students
and no more than $25 for families with children under 12
No experience necessary.  Fun for all ages.

Announcing: Band and Caller for Spring Fever Dance

Folks, we have a band! And a caller!
The Spring Fever Dance will be called by Eric Hollman and we’ll enjoy music from David Paton‘s band, Wildcat Creek.
To kick off this new dance series we’re going ALL OUT! The evening of Saturday, March 23rd will include singing, dancing, and a pot luck.
4:30-6:00 Community singing.
Folk songs, show tunes, and rounds. All ages welcome
6:00-7:00 Pot luck supper. 
Please bring your own plates and utensils, and a dish to share
7:00-8:00 Instruction and Family Dancing 
Great for beginning dancers of all ages
8:00-11:00 Contra and Square Dances
Everyone welcome
Come for the singing, come for the dinner, come for the dancing, come for the conviviality!
Saturday, March 23rd, 4:30-11:00 pm
Dewey Hall, Sheffield Center, MA
$10 adults
$8 students
and no more than $25 for families with children under 12