Calendar of Events

September 19, 2018

Caller: Tanya Rotenberg
Band: Earl Grey Hot: Ann Bies, Steve Epstein, Jim Speers, Rachel Hall

September 26, 2018

Callers: Jenny Beer & Liz Snowdon
Band: Wes Steenson, Helene Zisook, Ellen Tepper, and Judy Kleppel

October 3, 2018

Caller: Sam Rotenberg

October 6, 2018
First Saturday

Summit Presbyterian Church, 6757 Greene St & Westview St, Philadelphia, PA 19119
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

1st Saturday Afternoon Workshop

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Caller: Anna Rain Musicians: Liz Donaldson, Elke Baker, and lydia ievans

Picnic Dinner Between Workshop and Dance

5:30 PM – 7:15 PM

Picnic dinner between the afternoon and evening dances. Bring your own meal or pick something up at nearby Weaver's Way.

1st Saturday Evening Dance

7:30 PM – 10:40 PM

Caller: Anna Rain Musicians: Liz Donaldson, Elke Baker, and lydia ievans

Please bring a contribution for potluck tea!

October 10, 2018

Caller: Joanna Wilkinson & Robert Mills
Band: Miranda Weinberg, Kathy Talvitie, Bob Pasquarello

September 19, 2018

October 17, 2018

Caller: Liz Snowdon & Jenny Beer
Band: Miranda Weinberg, Paul Prestopino, Robert Mills

October 24, 2018

Ball Prep #1 (half of the ball dances reviewed)
Caller: Ted Rudofker
Band: Mind the Gap - Jane Roberts, Adam Oleksa, Kirsten Erwin, Adlai Waksman

October 31, 2018

Caller: Sam Rotenberg
Band: BASS - Bill Quern, Adlai Waksman, Sarah Gowen, Steve Epstein

September 19, 2018

November 3, 2018
First Saturday

Summit Presbyterian Church Greene St & Westview St Philadelphia, PA 19119
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

1st Saturday Dance: Afternoon Workshop

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Ball Preparation Afternoon Workshop GCD Callers Musicians: Hot Toddy - Melissa Running, Anna Rain, and Edith Coakley Stowe

Picnic Dinner Between Workshop and Dance

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Picnic dinner between the afternoon and evening dances. Bring your own meal or pick up something at nearby Weaver's Way.

1st Saturday Evening Dance

7:30 PM – 10:40 PM

Evening Dance Caller: Tom Roby Musicians: Hot Toddy - Melissa Running, Anna Rain, and Edith Coakley Stowe

Please bring a contribution for potluck tea!

November 7, 2018

Caller: Tanya Rotenberg & Robert Mills
Band: Miranda Weinberg, Kathryn Barnhart, Jane Roberts, Kathy Talvitie

November 14, 2018

Ball Prep #2 (the other half of the ball dances reviewed)
Caller: Liz Snowdon & Jenny Beer
Band: Windsor Knot - Peggy Leiby, Thane Glenn,
Tanya Rotenberg, Wes Steenson

November 21, 2018

Thanksgiving Eve -- you're welcome to bring a Thanksgiving dessert preview to share at the break.
Caller: Kate Nealley
Band: Tanya Rotenberg, Liz Snowdon, Claude Epstein, Kim DiMattia

November 28, 2018

Ball Cram: Review of less known and the more challenging Ball dances
Caller: Joanna Reiner Wilkinson
Band: Caravan - Ben Kennedy, Adam Oleksa Kirsten Erwin, Thane Glenn

September 19, 2018

We look forward to hosting dance friends from near and far for our annual Ball!

December 1, 2018
Special Event

Saint Thomas Malankara Orthodox Church 1009 Unruh Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Map

Playford Ball -- Dance Review Session

2:30 PM – 5:00 PM

For Ball registrants only.

Playford Ball Banquet

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Pre-registration is required for dinner.

The Predominantly Playford Ball

7:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Music by Bare Necessities: Kate Barnes, Earl Gaddis, Jacqueline Schwab, and Mary Lea

Pre-registration required.

Dances will be chosen from: All Saints Day Ashford Anniversary Bellamira Bonny Cuckoo Come with Voices Singing Corelli’s Maggot Dick’s Maggot Farmer’s Joy Flora and Phaon Foxfire The Friendly Brooke Jack’s Health Leather Lake House Love and a Bottle Michedonia Minor Spaniard Old Mill Song of the Moon Ties of Love Trip to Tunbridge

December 5, 2018

Caller: Liz Snowdon & Jenny Beer
Band: Jovial Beggars - Peggy Leiby, Helene Zisook, Rachel Hall, Craig Newberger, Ben Kennedy

December 12, 2018

Caller: Ted Rudofker
Band: Rick Mohr, Rachel Hall, Chloe Mohr

December 19, 2018

Caller: Kate Nealley & Robert Mills
Band: Peregrination - Laura Alexander, Kirsten Erwin, Kim Neubauer, Ben Kennedy

December 26, 2018

Boxing Day!
Caller: Tanya Rotenberg
Band: Local Strawberries - Steve Epstein, Adam Oleksa, Carol Carpenter, Adlai Waksman

January 2, 2019

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January 5, 2019
First Saturday

Summit Presbyterian Church Greene St & Westview St Philadelphia, PA 19119
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

1st Saturday Dance: Afternoon Workshop

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Caller: Musicians:

Picnic Dinner Between Workshop and Dance

5:30 PM – 7:15 PM

Picnic dinner between the afternoon and evening dances. Bring your own meal or pick up something at the nearby Weaver's Way coop.

1st Saturday Evening Dance

7:30 PM – 10:40 PM

We have an exciting lineup of callers this year for our First Saturday workshops!

English Country Dancing is social, community dancing, where one of the pleasures is interacting with everyone in the room. No partners needed. For intermediate and experienced dancers. Please wear flat-soled shoes.

GCD & CDSS members afternoon: $7, evening $8, both $12

Non-members afternoon: $9, evening $10, both $16

Under 30: afternoon or evening: $4, both $8 Organizer: Germantown Country Dancers Germantown Country Dancers

January 6, 2019
Sunday

Summit Presbyterian Church, 6757 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

Mt. Airy Barn Dance
2:00 PM – 3:45 PM

Old time fun for all ages.

Great live music
Refreshments
Kids, teens, and adults all dance together
Everyone welcome, No experience necessary

January 9, 2019

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January 23, 2019

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January 30, 2019

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February 2, 2019
First Saturday

Summit Presbyterian Church Greene St & Westview St Philadelphia, PA 19119
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

1st Saturday Dance: Afternoon Workshop

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Caller: Musicians:

Picnic Dinner Between Workshop and Dance

5:30 PM – 7:15 PM

Picnic dinner between the afternoon and evening dances. Bring your own meal or pick up something at the nearby Weaver's Way coop.

1st Saturday Evening Dance

7:30 PM – 10:40 PM

We have an exciting lineup of callers this year for our First Saturday workshops!

English Country Dancing is social, community dancing, where one of the pleasures is interacting with everyone in the room. No partners needed. For intermediate and experienced dancers. Please wear flat-soled shoes.

GCD & CDSS members afternoon: $7, evening $8, both $12

Non-members afternoon: $9, evening $10, both $16

Under 30: afternoon or evening: $4, both $8 Organizer: Germantown Country Dancers Germantown Country Dancers

February 3, 2019
Sunday

Summit Presbyterian Church, 6757 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

Mt. Airy Barn Dance
2:00 PM – 3:45 PM

Old time fun for all ages.

Great live music
Refreshments
Kids, teens, and adults all dance together
Everyone welcome, No experience necessary

February 6, 2019

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February 27, 2019

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March 2, 2019
First Saturday

Summit Presbyterian Church Greene St & Westview St Philadelphia, PA 19119
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

1st Saturday Dance: Afternoon Workshop

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Caller: Musicians:

Picnic Dinner Between Workshop and Dance

5:30 PM – 7:15 PM

Picnic dinner between the afternoon and evening dances. Bring your own meal or pick up something at the nearby Weaver's Way coop.

1st Saturday Evening Dance

7:30 PM – 10:40 PM

We have an exciting lineup of callers this year for our First Saturday workshops!

English Country Dancing is social, community dancing, where one of the pleasures is interacting with everyone in the room. No partners needed. For intermediate and experienced dancers. Please wear flat-soled shoes.

GCD & CDSS members afternoon: $7, evening $8, both $12

Non-members afternoon: $9, evening $10, both $16

Under 30: afternoon or evening: $4, both $8 Organizer: Germantown Country Dancers Germantown Country Dancers

March 3, 2019
Sunday

Summit Presbyterian Church, 6757 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

Mt. Airy Barn Dance
2:00 PM – 3:45 PM

Old time fun for all ages.

Great live music
Refreshments
Kids, teens, and adults all dance together
Everyone welcome, No experience necessary

March 6, 2019

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April 6, 2019
First Saturday

Summit Presbyterian Church Greene St & Westview St Philadelphia, PA 19119
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

1st Saturday Dance: Afternoon Workshop

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Caller: Musicians:

Picnic Dinner Between Workshop and Dance

5:30 PM – 7:15 PM

Picnic dinner between the afternoon and evening dances. Bring your own meal or pick up something at the nearby Weaver's Way coop.

1st Saturday Evening Dance

7:30 PM – 10:40 PM

We have an exciting lineup of callers this year for our First Saturday workshops!

English Country Dancing is social, community dancing, where one of the pleasures is interacting with everyone in the room. No partners needed. For intermediate and experienced dancers. Please wear flat-soled shoes.

GCD & CDSS members afternoon: $7, evening $8, both $12

Non-members afternoon: $9, evening $10, both $16

Under 30: afternoon or evening: $4, both $8 Organizer: Germantown Country Dancers Germantown Country Dancers

April 7, 2019
Sunday

Summit Presbyterian Church, 6757 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

Mt. Airy Barn Dance
2:00 PM – 3:45 PM

Old time fun for all ages.

Great live music
Refreshments
Kids, teens, and adults all dance together
Everyone welcome, No experience necessary

April 10, 2019

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May 4, 2019
First Saturday

Summit Presbyterian Church Greene St & Westview St Philadelphia, PA 19119
Map, GCD directions (includes public transit)

1st Saturday Dance: Afternoon Workshop

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Caller: Musicians:

Picnic Dinner Between Workshop and Dance

5:30 PM – 7:15 PM

Picnic dinner between the afternoon and evening dances. Bring your own meal or pick up something at the nearby Weaver's Way coop.

1st Saturday Evening Dance

7:30 PM – 10:40 PM

We have an exciting lineup of callers this year for our First Saturday workshops!

English Country Dancing is social, community dancing, where one of the pleasures is interacting with everyone in the room. No partners needed. For intermediate and experienced dancers. Please wear flat-soled shoes.

GCD & CDSS members afternoon: $7, evening $8, both $12

Non-members afternoon: $9, evening $10, both $16

Under 30: afternoon or evening: $4, both $8 Organizer: Germantown Country Dancers Germantown Country Dancers

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Printable dance schedule (PDF)