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Contra Dance Salem College – Roger Gold and Gretchen Caverly – Caller George Segebade

Sunday, November 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We have a real treat when dynamic fiddle player Gretchen Caverly collaborates with Roger Gold in an intricate weaving of melody and harmony while local caller George Segebade fosters an evening of fun, fellowship and frivolity for our feet and friends!
Masterful guitarist, Roger Gold, of the bands, Elftones, Steamshovel and Land of Sky injects amazing intricacy and energy into the bass, melody and chords of the many styles of music in which he is fluent.
We have enjoyed listening and dancing to Gretchen Caverly playing with Tune Riders and The Stuff.

Our caller will be no other than George Segebade who always has lots of fun dances for us.

General Info:

– 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:
Bryant Hall
(You’ll drive straight in the gate, past tennis courts on the left and a field on the right.  This building is set among others way back from the road. There is a parking lot on the right, directly in front of the building.  Walking toward the courtyard of the building you will see a long sidewalk along the side which will take you to a door into a hallway connector. You’ll walk left down the hall.  The gymnasium we use for the dance is the one on the right.)

790 E. Salem Ave, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

(Remember, 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, the bypass I-40) 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 to a light at the bottom  of the  ramp.
Coming from the SOUTH,  turn left onto Research Pkwy
Coming from the North, turn right onto Research Pkwy
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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Details

Date:
Sunday, November 3
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Organizers

Salem College Contra Collaborators
Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers

Venue

Salem College – Bryant Hall
601 S Church Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101 United States
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Website:
http://www.salem.edu