--- Lenox Contra Dance

Welcome

Come join us contra dancing on Saturday nights in Lenox, Massachusetts in the Lenox Community Center, at 65 Walker Street. Experience the pleasure of dancing on a beautiful wood floor, in a high-ceiling second floor (handicap accessible) ballroom with a raised stage.

Admission is $12 and $6 for students. New Dancers - 2nd dance free!

Dances begin with a 15 minute beginner introduction at 7:45 followed by dancing from 8:00 to 11:00. Refreshments are offered during the social break from dancing. All the dances are taught. Come alone or with others.





Dances are held 3rd Saturday of each month.

Please help by printing out some flyers and putting them up in your favorite gathering spot




July 15th, 2017 7:45-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Music by Coincidance - Tony Pisano (accordion), Josh Pisano (percussion), Eric Martin (fiddle and viola), Susan Creighton (keyboard), and Eric Buddington (fiddle), with caller Jon Greene.


July Flyer Here


August 19th, 2017 7:45-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Music by Spare Parts - Liz Stell (flute), Bill Matthiesen (keyboard), Eric Buddington (fiddle), and Mark Murphy (bass), with caller Jim Fownes.


August Flyer Here


September 16th, 2017 7:45-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Music by Lake Effect - Chuck Abell (guitar and vocals), Matt Sloboda (fiddle), and David Kaynor (fiddle), with caller Margaret Matthew.


September Flyer Here


September 30th, 2017 7:30-11:00 (5th Saturday)

Welcome Dance

Music by Spare Parts with caller Jon Greene.

Free admission to all new dancers and to all experienced dancers who arrive early to help the new dancers.

This program is supported in part by grants from the Lenox, Pittsfield, and Monterey Cultural Councils, local agencies which are supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

MCC Logo
Welcome Dance Flyer Here


October 21st, 2017 7:45-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Music by ContraPositive - Joe De Paolo (percussion), Matthew Christian (fiddle, mandolin, flute, whistle and Highland pipes), Matt Diaz (guitar, bouzouki and flute) with Quena Crain calling.


October Flyer Here


November 18th, 2017 7:45-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Music by Bethany Waickman (guitar), Glen Loper (mandolin and banjo), Dave Langford (fiddle) with caller Luke Donforth.


November Flyer Here


December 16th, 2017 6:00-11:00 (3rd Saturday)

Holiday Dance and Potluck

Music by The Russet Trio plus Stuart Kenney with caller Adina Gordon.


December Flyer Here