following in the successful footsteps of last summer. Charlene Heaton and Craig Kaster have joined together to again present a great ECD dance program. They will start on Friday, July 6 at the Huey Long Fieldhouse dance studio from 7:30 to 9:30 PM as last year and continue each Friday night through August 10. See the flyer(linked above) for more information on this summer’s ECD program and come on out for a fun time and maybe a new dance experience!
From our friends at Louisiana Contras and Squares.....
Special thanks to Marie Francoise Bossard for maintaining this website — here you’ll find dance schedules for both Lafayette and Baton Rouge. You can also find us on Facebook.
As always, we appreciate help with the set up around 4 pm — thanks also for your help in putting tables & chairs back at the end of the dance.
Baton Rouge Contra Dance this Saturday June 23
Join us this Saturday, June 23 at 5:00 pm as we dance mostly contras and a handful of waltzes, on the spacious wooden floor at St. Alban’s Chapel (corner of Highland & Dalrymple). The dance ends at 7:30pm.
Our caller for the evening will be Charlene Heaton. Great live music will be provided by Magnolia Hillbillies - Faith & Buddy McClure, Brian Smyth, Kevin Landry
Feel free to invite friends. At 4:45pm, we’ll offer Basics of Contra for new folks -- we always appreciate experienced dancers helping with the basics. Extra goodies for the refreshment table are always appreciated.
The suggested donation for dancers is $6 for adults, $5 for students, 18 & under are free.
Hope to see you on the dance floor this Saturday!
New Orleans Contra Dance Sunday July 1, 4:45-7pm, Longue Vue House & Gardens (Band: Gravois Coulee; Caller: Charlene Heaton)
Six Summer Sessions of English Country Dancing will begin July 6, 7:30-9:30, at the Huey Long Field House on LSU campus in Baton Rouge (led by Craig Kaster & Charlene Heaton) Contact Charlene at firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up
Lafayette Contra Dance Saturday July 14, 3:15-6pm, First United Methodist Church (Band: Kitchen Session; Caller: Charlene Heaton)
Summer camp info is available at the CDSS website (Country Dance and Song Society). We have a CDSS group membership, so you may qualify for a discount on camp and store merchandise. We’ll have camp flyers at the dance.
Find us on Facebook and visit our website http://louisianacontrasandsquares.com Special thanks to Marie-Francois Boussard, our web guru!