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November 24: our last dance for 2017!

Fergus Contra Dance Friday, November 24th Caller: Kris Rosar Live music by Rick Avery on keyboard and Ben Bolker on fiddle  DIFFERENT VENUE (see also below): Victoria Park Fieldhouse 160 Albert St W Fergus, ON N1M 2W5 7:15              Doors open 7:45 - 8:00  ...

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Ready To Pass On The Torch

In addition to being fun, joyful, and satisfying, dancing is a wonderful, community-based activity that is sustained thanks to the efforts of a small group of volunteers. Since 2011, a solid contra dance community has developed in Fergus, and traditional social...

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March 24th Contra Dance with Scatter the Cats

Fergus contra dances is pleased to welcome guest band Scatter the Cats again Friday March 24th. Of course with caller Frank Francalanza. People can get hooked on contra dance. Ask our regular dancers! We are looking for new dancers to expand our group, and are sure...

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June 24th Barn Dance

Dancing for Water! Squares, circles, reels, contras for a good cause! In support of the fight for our local water supply, Janice Ferri has organized a Barn Dance at the Legion (110 Metcalfe St.) in Elora. Tickets are $15 at the door. Live music by Relative Harmony....

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Fergus is ready for 2016

Although saddened by the fact that Guelph has closed its contra doors, Drumlin Contra Dances in Fergus is still alive and kicking! If you like a PDF version for the scheduled Fergus dances until the summer, you can click here. Check out the calendar for upcoming...

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No More Guelph Contra Dances

After struggling for a long time, the heart wrenching decision has been made to close the doors on the Guelph location of the Drumlin contra dances. The Fergus dances, on the 4th Friday of the month, will continue. Guelph dances will not. The next Drumlin contra dance...

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Hello Contra Dancers

We are excited about our fall season of dances which features several guest bands and guest callers along with our regular house band, Relative Harmony! Our first dance in Fergus, on Friday September 25th (always the 4th Friday of the month) features "Big Fun" from...

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Helping Hands Needed

Help us build the Guelph-Fergus contra dance community by lending a hand at the Drumlin Dances and/or as part of the planning group. You can participate by assisting with: Welcoming dancers, taking admissions, asking people to add to our email list Setting out...

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Toronto Island Dance 2015

It is almost time for the yearly Toronto Island Dance again! Come Holiday and Dance at this fantastic location! With caller Nicholas Smith and live music by Relative Harmony. You can find all the information you need about this great event by clicking on this...

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