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BACDS Events Calendar

October 2017

Schedule of Events

October 04CONTRACCBErik Hoffman Open Band led by The Killarney Boys (Ben Schreiber, Chris Knepper, John Ward)
October 05ENGLISHFBCAlan WinstonBill Jensen, Mary Tabor, Robin Lockner  - Note day and location.(First Baptist Church of Palo Alto, 305 N. California Avenue)
October 06ENGLISHMTLise DyckmanNonesuch Country Dance Players (Daniel Soussan, Mary Tabor, Mark Daly) with Bill Jensen & Robin Lockner. Town Hall meeting before the dance  - stay tuned for details.
October 07CONTRASFEric BlackPepperjack (Derry Akin, Jess Newman, Scott Jespersen)
October 08ENGLISHFSJAlan WinstonThe Phoenix (William Allen, Mary Tabor) with Robin Lockner
October 11ENGLISHCCBTom RobyIntro to English Dance Workshop 6:45-7:30, Anne Goess (FREE  - Donations appreciated)
October 11ENGLISHCCBTom RobyAnne Goess, Tom Lindemuth, Debra Tayleur
October 10WOODSHEDHPPmaybe you?maybe you? - A peek backstage, free for everyone. Callers try out new material, teaching techniques, etc; dancers give input and things get better. Join us!
October 13ENGLISH/REGENCYSMELise DyckmanOpen Band led by Divertimento (James Langdell, William Allen, Paul Kostka)
October 13 to October 15ENGLISH/CAMP/SPECIAL/WEEKENDMONRosemary Hunt [UK], Graham Christian [MA], Kalia Kliban, Sharon GreenJon Berger, Charlie Hancock, Shira Kammen, Rebecca King, Emily O'Brien [MA], Jim Oakden, Ben Schreiber, more! Fall   Frolick English & Display Dance Weekend — Pre-registration required. Financial assistance available. See for links to registration flyer & more.
October 14CONTRAFUMMavis McGaughWhirl-A-Gig (Laurie Rivin, Paul Kotapish, Daniel Steinberg)
October 14ENGLISHSJPDavid Newitt, Bruce HerboldHumuhumunukunukuapua'a Strathspey Society (Heather MacKay, David Newitt, Bruce Herbold) with Craig Johnson
October 15CONTRAFSJYoyo ZhouMadeira (Ben Schreiber, Christopher Jacoby, Josh VanVliet) Intro at 2:30, Dance 3-6pm
October 18CONTRACCBErik HoffmanOpen Band led by Raven Hill (Anne Goess, Burke Trieshmann, Charlie Hancock)
October 19ENGLISHFBCBruce HamiltonBill Jensen, Laurie Chastain, Paul Kostka  - Note day and location. (First Baptist Church of Palo Alto, 305 N. California Avenue)
October 20ENGLISHMTLise DyckmanQuite Carried Away (Arlene Jamar, David Wright, Jane Kostka, Martin Lodahl, Sandra Westfall, Susan Jones [Sacramento])
October 21CONTRASFWarren BlierBen Schreiber, Chris Knepper, Will Wheeler
October 22CONTRAHVCMavis McGaughCommunity Band. If you want to play, please contact 4-7pm.
October 25ENGLISHCCBSharon GreenOpen Band led by Jon Berger, Tom Lindemuth, Bill Jensen
October 27CONTRASFSusan PetrickPotent Brew (Ben Schreiber, George Paul [VA]) - Special Friday dance!
October 28CONTRA/SPECIALFUMSusan PetrickGeorge Paul [VA], Ben Schreiber, Mika Scott  - 37th Annual BACDS Hallowe'en Costume Ball, 8pm-midnight. Special Price: $16/$14/$8. Wear a danceable costume and compete for the Ron Award. Potluck contributions welcome to supplement the provided refreshments.
October 28ENGLISHCCBDavid NewittAnne Goess, Christopher Jacoby, Rebecca King (for experienced dancers)
October 29CONTRAHVCSusan PetrickBen Schreiber & George Paul. 4-7:15 pm. Zesty.

Dance Venues

ASEAll Saints Episcopal Church555 Waverley StPalo Alto
CCBChrist Church Berkeley2138 Cedar StreetBerkeley
FBCFirst Baptist Church of Palo Alto305 N California AvePalo Alto
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
HVCHill and Valley Club - 1808 B Street (at Linden)1808 B StreetHayward
MONMonte Toyon CampCathedral DriveAptos
MTPalo Alto Masonic Temple461 Florence StreetPalo Alto
SFSt. Paul's Presbyterian Church1399 43rd AvenueSan Francisco
SJPSt. John's Presbyterian Church25 LakeSan Francisco
SMESt. Mark's Episcopal Church600 Colorado AvenuePalo Alto