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BACDS Events Calendar

October 2013

Schedule of Events

October 02CONTRACCBErik HoffmanOpen band led by Uncle Farmer (Ben Schreiber, Mike Sokolovsky)
October 02ENGLISHFHLAlan WinstonBill Jensen, Stan & Susan Kramer — NOTE DAY & LOCATION
October 04ENGLISHMTAlisa DodsonNonesuch Country Dance Players (Stan & Susan Kramer, Sarah Kirton, Mary Tabor, Rob Powell, Daniel Soussan, Mark Daly) with Ruth Anne Fraley
October 05CONTRASFYoyo ZhouCommon Ground (Derya Akin, Deniz Akin, Molly McNeil, Kunal Sahasrabuddhe, Makulumy Alexander-Hills)
October 06ENGLISH/CONTRAFSJBob FraleyThe Phoenix (William Allen, Stan & Susan Kramer, Mary Tabor)
October 08WOODSHEDHPPMaybe youCommunity Band - community callers - a look backstage to try out new dances — see us on FaceBook at
October 09ENGLISH/WORKSHOPCCBIntroduction to English Dance led by Kalia Kliban, music by Judy Linsenberg, 6:45–7:45pm — FREE! (donations welcome)
October 09ENGLISHCCBKalia KlibanLaurie Chastain, Judy Linsenberg, Charlie Hancock
October 12CONTRAFUMAlan WinstonWildcat Canyon (Art Peterson, Andy Eggleston, Peter Persoff)
October 12ENGLISHDGKKalia KlibanBangers and Mash (Stan & Susan Kramer, David Strong, Craig Johnson)
October 16CONTRACCBMary Wesley [VT]Maivish [Quebec] (Jaige Trudel, Adam Broome) Special Price: $10/$8/$6
October 16ENGLISHFHLJenny BeerBill Jensen, Stan Kramer, Paul Kostka — NOTE DAY & LOCATION
October 18ENGLISHMTGary ThomasNonesuch Country Dance Players (Stan & Susan Kramer, Mary Tabor, Daniel Soussan, Sarah Kirton, Rob Powell, Mark Daly) with William Allen
October 18 to October 20ENGLISH/CAMP/SPECIALMONBruce Hamilton, Graham Christian [MA], Jenny Beer [PA], Ted Hodapp [MD], Maldon Meehan [OR], Kalia Kliban, Sharon GreenAnne Goess, Charlie Hancock, Dave Bartley [WA], Michelle Levy, Rebecca King, Shira Kammen, Wayne Hankin [VT]
Fall Frolick English & Display Dance Weekend. Pregistration required — more info at
October 19CONTRASFSusan PleckErin Shrader, Paul Kotapish, Richard Mandel
October 20ENGLISH/CONTRAFSJKelsey HartmanSpecial All-Contra Afternoon with Derya and Deniz Akin
October 21CONTRAFUMMary Wesley [VT]Maivish [Quebec] (Jaige Trudel, Adam Broome) — Note special date, time, & price: 7:30–10:30pm, $12/$10/$6
October 23ENGLISH/JAMCCBTunes Jam led by Michelle Levy, 6:45–7:30pm — FREE! (donations welcome)
October 23ENGLISHCCBDavid NewittOpen band led by Michelle Levy, David Strong, Patti Cobb
October 25CONTRA/SPECIALSFJeff Spero [So CA]Ratnip (Caroline MacCaskey [Denver], Howard Booster [Santa Rosa], Alan Snyder [Portland], Kristen Falk [Corvallis)
Special Hallowe'en dance, Costumes Welcomed - Special price $12 / $10 / $6
October 26CONTRA/SPECIALFUMJeff Spero [Santa Monica] and Special GhostsCommon Ground (Deniz Akin, Derya Akin, Makulumy Alexander-Hills, Molly McNeil, Kunal Sahasrabuddhe) — 33rd Annual BACDS Hallowe’en Costume Ball, 8pm–midnight. Special Price: $14/$12/$7. Wear a danceable costume & compete for the Ron Award. Potluck contributions welcome to supplement the provided refreshments.
October 26ENGLISHCCBKalia KlibanBangers and Mash — for experienced dancers
October 30CONTRACCBErik HoffmanOpen band led by Rodney Miller [NH], Owen Marshall [ME] —Halloween Dance: costumes welcome but not required. Special Price $10/$8/$6
October 30ENGLISHFHLKalia KlibanBill Jensen, Stan Kramer, Elizabeth Todd — NOTE DAY & LOCATION!

Dance Venues

CCBChrist Church Berkeley2138 Cedar StreetBerkeley
DGKDanceGround Keriac1805 Divisadero at BushSan Francisco
FHLFoothills Congregational Church461 Orange AvenueLos Altos
FSJFirst Unitarian Church of San Jose160 N 3rd StSan Jose
FUMFirst United Methodist Church of Palo Alto625 Hamilton at ByronPalo Alto
HPPCarriage House at Holbrook-Palmer Park150 Watkins AvenueAtherton
MONMonte Toyon CampCathedral DriveAptos
MTPalo Alto Masonic Temple461 Florence StreetPalo Alto
SFSt. Paul's Presbyterian Church1399 43rd AvenueSan Francisco