English Country Dance Schedule
subject to change without notice
All are welcome; dances are taught
First Presbyterian Church of Santa Barbara
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
November 27—Weather situation: warming center will not be activated unless weather changes significantly. Watch this space.
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.
|20||DANCE CANCELED||no dance leader available|
|27*||Alice Williams||See Warming Center Dates note at left|
|11*||Gary Shapiro||See Warming Center Dates note at left|
|25||NO ECD but free contra dance|
|1||New Year's Day Dance 2:00 to 4:30 p.m.|
|6||Sunday ball practice 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. By donation.|
|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.|
|3||Sunday ball practice 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. By donation.|
|10||Sunday ball practice 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Cost TBA. Location TBA.|
|15||Winter Dreams Ball Review||
|Kalia Kliban||Persons of Quality|
|16||Winter Dreams Ball—advance registration required|
|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!|
|are welcome, cherished even. We mix a lot, so you don't need to bring your own partner.|
|casually. Think "layers" as many of the dances will warm you up.|
For more information
|send email or call 805 699-5101.|
|Santa Barbara Country Dance Society which also hosts a weekly contra dance (what's that?).|
|Our dance programs; recent ones on top|