St. Louis Dance Schedule - Contra, English, Waltz and More

All Childgrove Country Dances are on this page. Click here for just EnglishWaltzCallers ChoiceFamily Dances or Calling Parties.

LOCATION: Unless otherwise indicated, all of our dances are at The Monday Club at 37 S. Maple Street, Webster Groves, MO.

 

We dance contra every Sunday except one. One of our contra dances is on the third Saturday, and the Waltz Party is the next day.

About once a month we have a three-dance weekend. Look for it!

See the Get the Google Calendar of Childgrove Eventsversion of this schedule. Click on events to see details!

Upcoming Dances

Note: admission for contra dances is $8, with a half-off discount for students ($4). Kids under 10 get in free

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 7pm Dance Party at Sarah Kaiser's house, 6412 Ashbury, Affton, MO 63123: 7pm all are welcome.

Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Hog-tied
caller: Deborah Hyland

Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 7pm Callers Choice Dance $8

band: Mound City Slickers
callers: wonderful local callers

Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: The Short List
caller: Wade Pearson

Monday November 4, 2019 7pm  Learn to Dance English (aka Plain and Fancy Dance) $5

music: recorded
callers: multiple

If you are new to English, or new to dancing, this is for you! Experienced dancers are encouraged to come to help the newer dancers - we'll do some more complex dances later in the evening.

Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: The Root Diggers
Caller. Sarah Kaiser

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7pm Calling Party / Dance Party at Bob and Martha's house, directions here.

Friday November 15, 2019 7pm English Country Dance  $10 (ask about discounts)

band: Alyssa Catlin, guitar, Martha Edwards and Roger Netherton, fiddle
caller: Karen Jackson

Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Meadowhawk
caller: Lauren Peckman

Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 7pm - Waltz Party $10
      FREE workshop in some interesting dance form from 6-6:50pm

band: Halcyon Light Orchestra (Billy Boyer, keyboard, Matt McKeever, clarinet, Martha Edwards, violin)
workshop leader: Bob Green or Lauren Peckman

Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Sadie Hawkins Day
caller: Dale Wilson

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 7pm Dance Party at Sarah Kaiser's house, 6412 Ashbury, Affton, MO 63123: 7pm all are welcome.

Sunday, December 1, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Doss Branch String Ticklers
caller: Bob Green

Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Three Crooked Men
caller: TBA

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 7pm - Calling Party moved to Sarah Kaiser's house

6412 Ashbury, Affton, MO 63123: 7pm - all are welcome.

Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Trad to the Bone
caller: Karen Jackson

Friday December 20, 2019 7pm English Country Dance  $10 (ask about discounts)

band: Alyssa Catlin, guitar, Roger Netherton, fiddle, Tim Hirzel, flute
caller: Karen Jackson

Saturday, December 21 2018 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Roger Netherton
caller: Jim Hemphill

Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 7pm - Waltz Party Ball $10
      FREE workshop in some interesting dance form from 6-6:50pm

band: Halcyon Light Orchestra (Billy Boyer, keyboard, Matt McKeever, clarinet, Roger Netherton, violin)
workshop leader: Bob Green or Lauren Peckman

Sunday, December 29 2018 at 7pm - New Year's Eve Dance

band: Martha and the Troublemakers
caller: Great Local and Regional Callers

Sunday, January 5, 2020 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Rambling Rosie's
caller: Dale Wilson

Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Martha & The Troublemakers
caller: Lauren Peckman

Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Dugout Canoe
caller: TBA

Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: 26 Bartenders
caller: Jim Thaxter

Past dances of 2019