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Catskill Contra Dance

Mar 04, 2010 10:19 pm
A co-fundraiser for the Catskill Community Center and WGXC.
Fri. March 12, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

At the Catskill Community Center, 344 Main St., Catskill, NY 12414

Admission: $10 individual; $15 couple; $20 family

Performing during the Contra Dance is The Russet Trio with caller Eric Hollman. No Solutions (from Athens), Loud Youth (from Copake), and Jonathin Woodin (son of Catskill Community Orchestra Director David Woodin), all youth bands, will perform in the front room (Annex). With food and beverages, and child care also being offered. A contra dance, sometimes called a New England folk dance, is a partnered dance in which couples dance in two facing lines of indefinite length. Eric Hollman has over 20 years'
dance experience, and is a popular swing and Cajun teacher and contra dance caller in the Hudson Valley and beyond. For more information about Eric Hollman and contra dancing in the Hudson Valley see:

The Catskill Community Center is committed to providing fun, creative
and challenging programs to the youth of our community. Our goal is to
develop programs in the arts, athletics, education and recreation, as
an opportunity for all of our youth. Engaging the entire community to
contribute their ideas, talents and resources is integral to our
efforts. What benefits our youth benefits our entire community.

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