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BACDS Events Calendar

November 2019

Schedule of Events

November 01ENGLISHMTCavalcade of CallersNonesuch Country Dance Band (Daniel Soussan, Mark Daly, Mary Tabor, Robin Lockner) with William Allen. Anniversary party for Allan and Angela To - Note special early start time at 7:30! Free admission.
November 02TEEN CONTRAFSJClaire TakemoriEdward, Ilan, Ry & Thomas —Jam, Games 6:30–8pm, Dance 8–10pm,
November 02CONTRASFDane WallingaTransbay Trio (Will Wheeler, Booi Volk, Simon Lace) — Larks/Ravens role names
November 05ENGLISHASERachel Pusey, Dilip SequeiraMary Tabor, Robin Lockner, Craig Johnson — Note return to our regular location.
November 06CONTRACCBDane WallingaOpen band led by The wiNgNuts (Chris Knepper, Isele Harper, Will Wheeler)
November 08ENGLISHSMEAlan WinstonOpen band led by Divertimento—dance preview for 11/16
November 09CONTRAFUMAndy ShoreRodney Miller, Daniel Steinberg, Paul Kotapish
November 09ENGLISHSJPSharon GreenDavid Strong, Christopher Jacoby, Craig Johnson
November 10ENGLISHFSJBruce HerboldPhoenix Rising (William Allen, Mary Tabor, Robin Lockner)
November 12WOODSHEDHPPmaybe 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!
November 13ENGLISHCCBSharon GreenAudrey Knuth, Jon Berger, Rebecca King—Fried de Metz Herman 93rd Birthday Dance!
November 15ENGLISHMTAlan WinstonNonesuch Country Dance Band (Daniel Soussan, Mark Daly, Mary Tabor, Robin Lockner) with Romain Kang, Bill Jensen
November 16CONTRASFKelsey HartmanBackwater Boys (Rodney Miller, Chris Knepper, Charlie Hancock)
November 16ENGLISH/SPECIALHVCAlan Winston & GuestsStringFire! (Erik Ievins, Patti Cobb, Shira Kammen, Tammie Dyer) Alan’s Birthday Ball — FREE! Waltzing 7:30, Country Dances Alan choreographed 8:00–11:00. Festive wear admired but not required. Potluck contributions welcome to supplement the provided refreshments. See
November 17CONTRAFSJSusan PetrickBack Pocket (Jess Newman, Will Wheeler) with Scott Jespersen. Intro at 2:30, Dance 3–6pm
November 19ENGLISHASEBruce HamiltonPaul Kostka, David Mostardi, Patti Cobb
November 20CONTRACCBDeanna Rubin, Ken ChengRaven Hill (Anne Goess, Burke Trieschmann, Charlie Hancock)
November 23ENGLISHCCBAlisa DodsonCharlie Hancock, Jon Berger, David Mostardi (for experienced dancers) 7:30–10:30pm
November 23CONTRAFUMKelsey HartmanBLAM! (Elizabeth Todd, Marta Lynch, Bob Silberstein)
November 24CONTRAHVCAndy ShoreThe Swinging Chickens (Topher Gayle, Rebecca King, Lee Anne Welch) 4–7pm
November 27ENGLISH WORKSHOPCCBAlan WinstonJanette Duncan, Roxanne Oliva - Spotlight Workshop, 6:45–7:30, FREE! (Donations gladly accepted)
November 27ENGLISHCCBAlan WinstonOpen band led by Whimsies (Janette Duncan, Regan Hemphill, Roxanne Oliva, Debra Tayleur)
November 29ENGLISHMTLise Dyckman (using gender-free terms)Nonesuch Country Dance Band (Daniel Soussan, Mark Daly, Mary Tabor, Robin Lockner) with Romain Kang, Debra Tayleur.
November 30CONTRAFUMCelia RamsayNight Owls (Lee Anne Welch, Topher Gayle, Erik Hoffman)—Thanksgiving dessert potluck!

Dance Venues

ASEAll Saints Episcopal Church555 Waverley StPalo Alto
CCBChrist Church Berkeley2138 Cedar StreetBerkeley
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
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