Back-to-back G.O.D.S., Dancing Fish contra dances June 16/17

Third weekends of the month offer fun something for beginners and experienced dancers alike. Attend both dances and enjoy!

Friday June 16: Angela DeCarlis and The Fishcamp Cutups

Our June dance will be Friday June 16th, *indoors* (in air-conditioned comfort!) at the Gainesville Health and Fitness Center.  Check in at the front desk and tell them you are attending the G.O.D.S. dance.

Angela DeCarlis
Angela DeCarlis

The Fishcamp Cutups:
• Roger Eudy – guitar
• Buz Sibley – fiddle
• Lloyd Baldwin – banjo

Friday, June 16, 2023

7:00 – 9:30 pm

Dance Location (for this dance):
Main Aerobics Room (airconditioned!)
at Gainesville Health & Fitness Main Center
4820 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL

06:00pm — Setup
07:00 – 09:30pm — Contra Dance
09:30 – 10:00pm — Cleanup
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Suggested Donation:
$10 (ages 26+)
$5 (ages 16-25)
Dancers ages 15 & under get in FREE
when accompanied by an adult.
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• Please bring your own non-alcoholic beverage.

• This is a friendly welcoming recreational activity and all are welcome.
• No partner or experience is necessary.
Contra dancing is fun and we’ll teach you how.
• No special dress is required.
Wear comfortable, casual attire & soft-soled (non-marking) shoes.
• Smoking and/or alcoholic beverages are not allowed at our dances.

• If you feel sick on dance night, then please stay home!
Please show care for the community and we’ll see you next time.
Thank you for your honesty and concern for others in our community.
• We strongly recommend that people be vaccinated and boosted
before engaging in this close, aerobic, dance activity.

Hosted by the Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society

June 17 Saturday: Andy Kane & The Runaway Biscuits at The Dancing Fish

Contra dance caller Andy Kane
Contra dance caller Andy Kane

Andy Kane is calling to the music of The Runaway Biscuits of Tallahassee.

The Runaway Biscuits
The Runaway Biscuits

The Runaway Biscuits are:

  • Bobby Lolley–fiddle
  • Howard Pardue–banjo
  • Marion Lasley–guitar
  • Caitlin Murphy–bass
  • Drew Thomas — banjo uke and sometimes fiddle

Book now for Andy Kane and The Runaway Biscuits

[Covid Vaccination is no longer required at The Dancing Fish]

June 16-17 Contra Dances
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Patrick Harrigan

An avid contra dancer, Patrick Harrigan is also a photographer, editor, and website publisher.