Cleveland Area Contra Dance Utopia:
January and February Schedule

Here you can find the calendar of dances for January and February in the Northeast Ohio area. Don't forget to invite all your friends, certainly including those who have never tried contra dancing before!

January, 2018 Calendar

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31

January, 2018 Details for Contra Dances

Title & Date Lesson Dance Time Location Caller Band & Music Admission Notes
Saturday,
January 6th
  7–10pm

Valley College Grange

2411 Shreve Rd

(Rt. 226 & 3)

Wooster

Susan English
330-347-8155
senglish@umich.edu
Pocketful o' Gimmick $6, $5 for students, $15 for families Lesson included at the beginning of the dance
Saturday,
January 6th
7:00pm 7:30–10:30pm

"Wear a Crazy Hat Dance"

Lakewood Masonic Temple

15300 Detroit Ave.

Lakewood

Carol Kopp Mud in yer Eye
216-371-4096
$8, $20 family
Saturday,
January 6th
6:30pm 7:30–10:30pm

Troy Community House

13950 Main Market Rd

(Rt.422) East of Rt. 700

Welshfield

Paul Balliet Mr. Haney Band $10, $6 for youths
Tuesday,
January 9th
7pm 8–10:30pm

Quirk Cultural Center

1201 Grant Ave

Cuyahoga Falls

Carol Kopp Hu$hmoney $10, $5 for students
Cancelled!
Saturday,
January 13th
7:30pm 8–11pm

Communion of Saints Parish, St. Ann Church

2175 Coventry Rd

Cleveland Heights

Michael Hamilton Trillium $10, $5 for students for Contra This dance has been cancelled due to weather conditions and resulting travel hazards. Please be warm and safe!
Tuesday,
January 16th
7:30pm 8–10:30pm

Chagrin Falls Township Hall

83 Main St

Chagrin Falls

Kenny Wilson Stomp Culture $10, $8 for youths
Saturday,
January 20th
7pm 8–11pm

Communion of Saints Parish, St. Ann Church

2175 Coventry Rd

Cleveland Heights

Carol Kopp Rhubarb Pie $10, $5 for students
Tuesday,
January 23rd
7pm 8–10:30pm

Quirk Cultural Center

1201 Grant Ave

Cuyahoga Falls

Paul Balliet Hu$hmoney $10, $5 for students
Saturday,
January 27th
7:00pm 8–11pm

Trinity Lutheran Church

600 S Water St (Rt 43)

Kent

Carol Kopp Band Behind The Curtain $10, $5 for students

January, 2018 Details for English Country, Scottish Country, and Swing Dances

Title & Date Lesson Dance Time Location Caller Band & Music Admission Notes

Swing Dance

Friday,
January 5th
8pm 9–11:30pm

Bainbridge Township Town Hall

17826 Chillicothe Rd (Rte 306)

Chagrin Falls

  Rachel & The Beatnik Playboys $10, $8 for youths All are welcome!
216-316-0068

Scottish Country Dance Class

Fridays
  8–10pm

St Ann School Gym

2160 Stillman Rd

Cleveland Heights

Diane Klann
216-932-9038
recorded $5

English Country Dance

Sundays
  7:15–8:15pm

Kendal at Oberlin, Community Center

600 Kendal Drive

Oberlin

All are welcome!
Jan Larsen & Friends
216-932-4477
Consensus Free

English Country Dance

Thursdays,
January 11th, 18th, & 25th
  1:30–3:30pm

Unitarian Society Hall

2728 Lancashire Rd

Cleveland Heights

All are welcome!
440-286-4725
recorded $3

English Country Dance

Friday,
January 12th
  8–11pm

St. Pat's Church

3602 Bridge Ave

Cleveland

Carol, Steve, & Elizabeth Toad in the Hole $10

February Calendar

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28

February Details for Contra Dances

Title & Date Lesson Dance Time Location Caller Band & Music Admission Notes
Friday,
February 2nd
7:30pm 8pm

Hales Gym

180 W Lorain St

Oberlin

Oberlin Students Oberlin Students $5, students free Put on by The Oberlin Contra Dance Club.
Saturday,
February 3rd
  7–10pm

Valley College Grange

2411 Shreve Rd

(Rt. 226 & 3)

Wooster

Susan English
330-347-8155
senglish@umich.edu
Pocketful o' Gimmick $6, $5 for students, $15 for families Lesson included at the beginning of the dance
Saturday,
February 3rd
7:00pm 7:30–10:30pm

Lakewood Masonic Temple

15300 Detroit Ave.

Lakewood

Carol Kopp Mud in yer Eye
216-371-4096
$8, $20 family
Saturday,
February 3rd
6:30pm 7:30–10:30pm

Troy Community House

13950 Main Market Rd

(Rt.422) East of Rt. 700

Welshfield

Kenny Wilson Mr. Haney Band $10, $6 for youths
Saturday,
February 10th
7:30pm 8–11pm

Communion of Saints Parish, St. Ann Church

2175 Coventry Rd

Cleveland Heights

Open calling Dave Kleinschmidt & Dave Rice $10, $5 for students for Contra Please contact Shawn Belt if you are interested in calling at this dance!
Tuesday,
February 13th
7pm 8–10:30pm

Quirk Cultural Center

1201 Grant Ave

Cuyahoga Falls

Carol Kopp Hu$hmoney $10, $5 for students
Saturday,
February 17th
7pm 8–11pm

Communion of Saints Parish, St. Ann Church

2175 Coventry Rd

Cleveland Heights

Jan Larsen Rhubarb Pie $10, $5 for students
Tuesday,
February 20th
7:30pm 8–10:30pm

Chagrin Falls Township Hall

83 Main St

Chagrin Falls

Kenny Wilson Stomp Culture $10, $8 for youths
Saturday,
February 24th
7:00pm 8–11pm

Trinity Lutheran Church

600 S Water St (Rt 43)

Kent

Carol Kopp Band Behind The Curtain $10, $5 for students
Tuesday,
February 27th
7pm 8–10:30pm

Quirk Cultural Center

1201 Grant Ave

Cuyahoga Falls

Carol Kopp Hu$hmoney $10, $5 for students

February Details for English Country, Scottish Country, and Swing Dances

Title & Date Lesson Dance Time Location Caller Band & Music Admission Notes

English Country Dance

Thursdays
  1:30–3:30pm

Unitarian Society Hall

2728 Lancashire Rd

Cleveland Heights

All are welcome!
440-286-4725
recorded $3

Swing Dance

Friday,
February 2nd
8pm 9–11:30pm

Bainbridge Township Town Hall

17826 Chillicothe Rd (Rte 306)

Chagrin Falls

  Blue Lunch $10, $8 for youths All are welcome!
216-316-0068

Scottish Country Dance Class

Fridays
  8–10pm

St Ann School Gym

2160 Stillman Rd

Cleveland Heights

Diane Klann
216-932-9038
recorded $5

English Country Dance

Sundays
  7:15–8:15pm

Kendal at Oberlin, Community Center

600 Kendal Drive

Oberlin

All are welcome!
Jan Larsen & Friends
216-932-4477
Consensus Free

English Country Dance

Friday,
February 12th
  8–11pm

St. Pat's Church

3602 Bridge Ave

Cleveland

Carol, Steve, & Elizabeth Toad in the Hole $10