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Contra Dance Salem College – The Elftones (Roger Gold+Mara Shea) – Caller George Segebade
Sunday, January 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
We are happy welcome The Elftones(elf´· tohnz) pl.n. A popular, highly energetic North Carolina-based band composed of a fiddle player (Mara Shea) and a guitarist (Roger Gold).
Their music is a blend of Irish, Scottish, Canadian, old-time, and original tunes.
Our Caller is our own beloved George Segebade.
– No partner necessary, No experience necessary
– If you can walk, you can contra dance
– If new, join in the fun lesson at 5:30pm
– Bring clean, soft soled shoes with you to change into to protect floors
– Bring friends for more fun!
– Community dancing for all ages
– High energy, live music
– Everyone makes mistakes but nobody cares
– The more you do it, the easier and more fun it becomes
– Treat one another with care and respect, smile and have a good time
Salem students and faculty $3
General admission $10 (Members $8)
Full time students 23 and under $6 (Members $5)
FREE Lesson 5:30 – 6:00pm
Dance 6 – 9 pm with short break in middle
Salem College Dance Location:
790 E. Salem Ave, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
I40 Business through Winston -Salem is closed.
Here are directions from the 4 points of the compass:
From the East on I40 after passing Greensboro:
Keep left to take I-40 W (regular I40) toward Statesville/Winston-Salem, then 12.82 miles and follow the directions below.
From the East or West on I40 (regular, not business)
Merge onto John Gold Memorial Expwy/US-52 N/US-311 N/NC-8 N via EXIT 193B toward Mount Airy.
Then 1.36 miles and follow the directions below.
From the South or North on Hwy 52:
Take the Research Pkwy exit, EXIT 108B
Then 0.23 miles
Merge onto Research Pkwy via the ramp on the left.
Then 0.47 miles
Turn left at the second light onto City Yard Dr.
(If you reach Rams Dr., you’ve gone about 0.1 miles too far)
Then 0.19 miles
Enter next roundabout and take the 2nd exit onto E Salem Ave.
Then 0.42 miles to 790 E Salem Ave. (there is no number sign but turn right through the gate)
Go through the gate and proceed straight past the athletic fields/tennis courts.
Park in the gravel lot on the right.
Walk straight towards the buildings and up the sidewalk.
Turn right at the end and go in the door, turn left down the hall.
At the end of the hall turn right into the gym
Pay your admission and enjoy the dance!
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Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.