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Mar 19

Portland Common Floor Contra Dance
Location: 400 Deering Ave, Portland, Maine 04101, US
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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You’re invited to another Common Floor Contra Dance in Portland, Maine.

Caller: Lisa Greenleaf

Band: Stomp Rocket ♬♫ ♬ ♪ ♩ 𝅗𝅥
Bethany Waickman
Dave Langford
Glen Loper

When: Sunday, March 19th, 2023
6:45pm Doors Open
7:00pm Lesson
7:30pm Dance
10:00pm Go Home

Where: Temple Beth El (400 Deering Ave, Portland, ME)

Price: $15 Suggested Donation (at the door, cash or Venmo)

All ages and experience levels are welcome. Dress comfortably, bring clean shoes to dance in and a water bottle. You don’t need to bring a dance partner. Please don’t wear heavy fragrances. Our covid policies require dancers to have the newest bivalent booster and N95 (or similar) masks. Abundant Free Parking is available in a front lot and surrounding residential streets.

Contra dancing is a traditional folk dance with English, Scottish and French origins. There’s always a live band. These events are extremely accessible for newcomers and a great place to find community.

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