September 2016 Announcements

Dance of the Month: Our dance of the month is Hatfield House, an original 2-couple dance, by Charles Bolton.  Bolton reconstructed many English country dances, as well as devised choreographies of his own.  The entire Bolton Collection can be freely accessed through the CDSS Online Library:

Fandango ECD weekend, Sept. 23-35: 
English Country Dance Atlanta is hosting its annual Fandango dance weekend September 23-25.  Joseph Pimentel is the principal caller, with music by Goldcrest.  The weekend provides a great opportunity to enhance your repertoire and skills, as well as to meet dancers from all over the Southeast.  For registration, schedule, bios, and other event info, visit:
Adirondack Dance Weekend, Sept. 30-Oct. 2:  Features contras, English, waltzing and jamming (also hiking and kayaking), with four callers, including our own Pat Peterson.  See for more information.
Open Mike Night, Oct. 6:  Have you been itching to teach a dance?  Or, try calling for the first time?  Here’s your chance!  If you’d like to call a dance, please let Eric Conrad know by Sept. 29.  All experience levels welcome.

October 27:  Sun Assembly’s Halloween Dance (get your costumes ready!)
   November 10:  Sun Assembly’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Dance (more details

   December 31:  
Sun Assembly’s New Year’s Eve Dance, at the Murphey School,
Durham, NC