May 12th Topsham Contra: Cloud Ten with Luke Donforth

Dear Dancers,

There is a contradance on Saturday, May 12th in Topsham. The hall is located at: 47 Pleasant St, Topsham, ME 04086

The band: Cloud Ten
– Cedar Stanistreet (fiddle)
– Donal Sheets (guitar, cello)
– Ness Smith-Savedoff (percussion)
– Arthur Davis (piano, trumpet, banjo)
The Caller: Luke Donforth

6 pm Family Dance ~ $3 or $12 per family
7 pm Finger-Food Potluck
7:30 Beginner session
8-11 Contradance ($10, $8 Students and Seniors)

Bring water for yourself and clean dance shoes for the floor. Beginners are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. We have a facebook event.

For more Info, talk to Maggie: 207-233-4325, fiddle103@yahoo.com
Or visit one of our websites:
deffa.org
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com

To be added to (or removed from) the monthly email list, send a message to secondsaturdaycontra@gmail.com

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Topsham Contra: T-Acadie with Bill Olson calling

Dear Dancers,

There is a contradance on Saturday, April 14th in Topsham. The hall is located at: 47 Pleasant St, Topsham, ME 04086

The band: T-Acadie
– Pam Weeks
– Jim Joseph
– Bill Olson (playing and calling!)

6 pm Family Dance ~ $3 or $12 per family
7 pm Finger-Food Potluck
7:30 Beginner session
8-11 Contradance ($10, $8 Students and Seniors)

Bring water for yourself and clean dance shoes for the floor. Beginners are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. If you have some experience calling and want to take a part of the dance, contact Maggie.

For more Info, talk to Maggie: 207-233-4325, fiddle103@yahoo.com
Or visit one of our websites:
deffa.org
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com

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Topsham Contra: Dead Sea Squirrels with caller Shari Shakti

Dear Dancers,

There is a contradance this Saturday, March 10th in Topsham. The hall is located at: 47 Pleasant St, Topsham, ME 04086

The band: Dead Sea Squirrels
– Craig Edwards
– Cathy Mason
– Henry Yoshimura
The caller: Shari Shakti with sidekick Hannah Chamberlain

6 pm Family Dance ~ $3 or $12 per family
7 pm Finger-Food Potluck
7:30 Beginner session
8-11 Contradance ($10, $8 Students and Seniors)

Bring water for yourself and clean dance shoes for the floor. Beginners are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. If you have some experience calling and want to take a part of the dance, contact Maggie. We have a facebook event!

For more Info, talk to Maggie: 207-233-4325, fiddle103@yahoo.com
Or visit one of our websites:
deffa.org
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com

To be added to (or removed from) the monthly email list, send a message to secondsaturdaycontra@gmail.com

February 10th Topsham Contra: Barefoot with Maggie Robinson

Dear Dancers,

There is a contradance this Saturday, February 10th in Topsham. The hall is located at: 47 Pleasant St, Topsham, ME 04086

The band: Barefoot
– Ed Howe
– Jamie Oshima
The caller: Maggie Robinson

6 pm Family Dance ~ $3 or $12 per family
7 pm Finger-Food Potluck
7:30 Beginner session
8-11 Contradance ($10, $8 Students and Seniors)

Bring water for yourself and clean dance shoes for the floor. Beginners are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. If you have some experience calling and want to take a part of the dance, contact Maggie.

For more Info, talk to Maggie: 207-233-4325, fiddle103@yahoo.com
Or visit one of our websites:
deffa.org
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com
Facebook Event

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January 13th Topsham Contra: Anadama with Alex

Dear Dancers,

There is a contradance this Saturday, January 13th in Topsham. The hall is located at: 47 Pleasant St, Topsham, ME 04086

The band: Anadama (anadamamusic.com)
Amelia Mason (fiddle)
Emily Troll (accordion)
Bethany Waickman (guitar)

The caller: Alex Hennings

6 pm Family Dance ~ $3 or $12 per family
7 pm Finger-Food Potluck
7:30 Beginner session
8-11 Contradance ($10, $8 Students and Seniors)

Bring water for yourself and clean dance shoes for the floor. Beginners are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. Invite friends to our facebook event.

For more Info, talk to Jeff: 207-712-2837 (he prefers texts), jeffraym@gmail.com
Or visit one of our websites:
deffa.org
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com

To be added to the monthly email list, send a message to secondsaturdaycontra@gmail.com

New Years Eve Topsham Contra Dance

20th Annual New Year’s Extravaganza!
Sunday December 31st 8:30pm till 1am
Topsham Grange 47 Pleasant Street Topsham Maine
Admission $15.

Contradance into the new year with waltzes at the top of every hour and a dance medley too!
Sparkling cider toast at midnight, potluck snacks.
Doors open early to help decorate, contact Jeff.

First band Sandy Chaffin, Willy McElroy, Craig Hensley, Jeff Raymond, Tony Simmons. Fiddle, banjo, banjolin, mandolin, guitar, bass
Second band Stimson/Goltz family, Tamora, Abraham, Nathaniel, and David; Fiddle, flute, feet, piano, guitar, bass.

Callers Maggie Robinson, Dela Murphy and Dugan Murphy

FMI contact Jeff Raymond at jeffraym@gmail.com or
207-712-2837, texts are best.
Or visit https://deffa.org/event/topsham-new-years-contra-dance/
Or https://www.facebook.com/events/133662417325795/

December 9th Topsham Contra: Sassafras Stomp with Maggie Robinson

Yes there is snow. Yes we are still having the dance tonight. Yes you should drive safely.

Dear Dancers,

There is a contradance this Saturday, December 9th in Topsham. The hall is located at: 47 Pleasant St, Topsham, ME 04086

The band: Sassafras Stomp
John Pranio
Johanna Davis
Adam Nordell

The caller: Maggie Robinson

6 pm Family Dance ~ $3 or $12 per family
7 pm Finger-Food Potluck
7:30 Beginner session
8-11 Contradance ($10, $8 Students and Seniors)

Bring water for yourself and clean dance shoes for the floor. Beginners are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. We have a facebook event!

For more Info, talk to Maggie: 207-233-4325fiddle103@yahoo.com
Or visit one of our websites:
deffa.org
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com

To be added to the monthly email list, send a message to secondsaturdaycontra@gmail.com

November 11 Topsham Contra: Steampacket with Dugan Murphy

Dear Dancers,

There is a contradance this Saturday, November 11 in Topsham. The hall is located at: 47 Pleasant St, Topsham, ME 04086

The band: Steampacket
Glen Loper
Tamora Goltz
David Stimson

The caller: Dugan Murphy

6 pm Family Dance ~ $3 or $12 per family
7 pm Finger-Food Potluck
7:30 Beginner session
8-11 Contradance ($10, $8 Students and Seniors)

Bring water for yourself and clean dance shoes for the floor. Beginners are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. A big thanks to anyone who stays after to cleanup. And we have a facebook event.

For more Info, talk to Maggie: 207-233-4325fiddle103@yahoo.com
Or visit one of our websites:
deffa.org
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com

To be added to (or removed from) the monthly email list, send a message to secondsaturdaycontra@gmail.com

October 14: Catastrophe with Ron Blechner

Dear Dancers,

There is a contradance this Saturday, October 10th in Topsham. The hall is located at: 47 Pleasant St, Topsham, ME 04086

The band: Catastrophe
Ness Smith-Savedoff on drums
Jamie Oshima on guitar
Dana Hartshorn on piano and accordion
Kyra Bleicher on fiddle

The caller: Ron Blechner

6 pm Family Dance ~ $3 or $12 per family
7 pm Finger-Food Potluck
7:30 Beginner session
8-11 Contradance ($10, $8 Students and Seniors)

Bring water for yourself and clean dance shoes for the floor. Beginners are welcome and you don’t need to bring a partner. Invite all your people to our facebook event.

For more Info, talk to Maggie: 207-233-4325, fiddle103@yahoo.com
Or visit one of our websites:
deffa.org
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com