English Country Dance

Winter Dreams Ball

February 16, 2019

Santa Barbara Country Dance Society
     


Dancing may be best for brain!

English Country Dance Schedule
subject to change without notice

All are welcome; dances are taught

Winter Quarter

Location

First Presbyterian Church of Santa Barbara
Look for several double doors facing parking lot
21 E. Constance Ave.
Directions and map are here.

Every Tuesday**
7:15 to 9:30 p.m.
$5 (unless otherwise stated)

Winter Dreams Ball events

The Winter Dreams Ball Review is open to experienced dancers. February 15, 2019, 7:30 to 10:00 p.m. $10 at the door only.

The Winter Dreams Ball itself requires advance registration. See the Winter Dreams web page.

Sunday ball practice sessions have been added. These are only for those planning on attending the ball and ECD-fluent dancers who can help us learn the dances even if they're not attending the ball.

*Warming Center Dates

If wet and/or very cold weather is predicted, our regular dance space is used for the Freedom Warming Center program only on the following dates:

November 27—Weather situation: warming center will not be activated unless weather changes significantly. Watch this space.
December 11
January 22—Weather situation: warming center will not be activated unless weather changes significantly. Watch this space.
February 26
March 26

If there is any doubt, email announcements will be made including alternate location if necessary, and this page will be updated. You may also call the Freedom Warming Center Hotline at 805 324-2372 on the Monday.

 

Dance Dates
Dance Leader
Music
Notes
december 
4 Gary Shapiro    
11* Gary Shapiro   See Warming Center Dates note at left
18 NO DANCE  
25 NO ECD but free contra dance  
january 
1 New Year's Day Dance 2:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Gary Shapiro    
6 Sunday ball practice 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. By donation.
8 Alice Williams    
15 Gary Shapiro    
20 Sunday ball practice 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. By donation.
22* Alice Williams   See Warming Center Dates note at left
27 Sunday ball practice 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. By donation.
29 Gary Shapiro    
february 
3 Sunday ball practice 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. By donation.
5 Alice Williams    
10 Sunday ball practice 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara, Parish Hall. $5.
12 Gary Shapiro    
15 Winter Dreams Ball Review

$10
for experienced dancers

Kalia Kliban Persons of Quality
16 Winter Dreams Ball—advance registration required
19 Alice Williams    
26* Gary Shapiro   See Warming Center Dates note at left

**Tuesdays don't work for you? We can bring English Country Dancing to your gathering, group, or organization. Ask us!

 
Additional information

Beginners
are welcome, cherished even. We mix a lot, so you don't need to bring your own partner.
Dress
casually. Think "layers" as many of the dances will warm you up.
For more information
send email or call 805 699-5101.
Our organization
Santa Barbara Country Dance Society which also hosts a weekly contra dance (what's that?).
Dances done
Our dance programs; recent ones on top

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