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Groups that meet on Sundays
Day of Week:
Type of Groups Shown:
All Types (Grouped by Type)
World Dance (other)
American Folk Dances (Contra, squares)
Germanic Dances
Anglo, Irish, and Scottish Dances
Other European Dances
Ballroom Dances
Participatory Music Jams
Anglo, Irish, and Scottish Dances
Central Illinois English Country Dancers
Saturdays and Sundays (call for dates)
Dances taught by local leaders; the music is by the Flatland Consort at Phillips Recreation Center, 505 W. Stoughton St. Urbana, IL
Visit www.CentralIllinoisECD.org or call (217) 359-8225.
American Folk Dances (Contra, squares)
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Childgrove Country Dancers
3rd Saturdays & 1st, 2nd, 4th & 5th Sundays
Traditional old time contra and square dances with live music at the Monday Club, 37 South Maple, Webster Groves. Free workshop at 6:30pm, dancing at 7 pm on Sundays. (7:30pm workshop, dancing at 8:00pm on 3rd Saturdays.) Admission is $7.00. Workshops are intro level contras; all dances are taught and easy to learn. Singles and couples of all ages are welcome. Wood dance floor; AC. For more information, http://childgrove.org or email meedwards@westendweb.com

Sunday June 24
Band. Roger Wilco
Caller Sarah Kaiser

Sunday July 1
Band. Mound City Slickers
Caller. Fred Park

Sunday July 8
Band. Scraphounds
Caller. Kathy Coffman

Sunday July 15
Band. Martha Edwards
Caller. Lauren Peckman

Saturday July 21
Band. Snorty Horse
Caller. Mac Mckeever

Sunday July 29
Band. Bony Goats
Caller. Jim Hemphill

Sunday August 5
Band. Sadie Hawkins Day
Caller. John Coffman

Sunday August 12
Band. The Young & The Fretless
Caller. Dale Wilson

Saturday August 18
Band. Lucas Simpson, Aaron Albrecht, Rich Egan
Caller. Gail Hintze

Sunday August 26
Band. 32 Bartenders
Caller. Jim Thaxter

Sunday Sept. 2
Band. Ladies @ Play
Caller. Bob Green & Andrea Nettleton

Sunday Sept. 9
Band. Ellen Gomez
Caller. Karen Jackson

Saturday Sept. 15
Band. Roger & The Short List
Caller. Mac Mckeever

Sunday Sept. 23
Band. Mound City Slickers
Caller. Deborah Hyland

Sunday Sept. 30
Band. Three Crooked Men
Caller Sarah Kaiser

Sunday Oct 7
Band. Root Diggers
Caller. Dale Wilson

Sunday Oct 14
Band. MO Possum Tamers
Caller. Wade Pearson

Saturday. Oct 20
Band. Euphoria
Caller. Mac McKeever

Sunday Oct 28
Band. Roadkill Ramblers
Caller. Ted Steele





Call Mac McKeever at 636-537-1643 or Visit www.childgrove.org
Germanic Dances
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Scandinavian Bygdedans
Usually First Sundays
Intermediate to advanced Scandinavian couples and group dancing with both live
and recorded music. No partner is necessary and most dances are taught and walked through beforehand. Since many of the couples dances are turning dances, leather-soled shoes are recommended. (see the St. Louis Spelmanslag group)
Call for location.

International Couple dancing.
Dancing starts at 6:45 and all dates are on Sundays
Jan 21, Feb 25, March 11, April 15, May 13

Scandinavian Bygdedans. Dancing starts at 6:45 and all dates are on Sundays
Jan 14, Feb 11, March 4, April 8, May 6
Visit www.stlouisfolkdance.org or
email couture3@primarynet.com or call Nancy and Rex at 314-275-8228.
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St. Louis Metro Polka Club
Fourth Sundays
The St Louis Metro Polka Club is dedicated to the promotion of polka music. Regular monthly busness meetings are held at 2p.m. and followed by a dance to live music, 3-6:30p.m. Meetings and dances held at Polish Hall 826 Greenwood Street, Madison, IL. Admission is $6. A variety of polkas, waltzes, obereks, kolos, schottisches, line dances and some ballroom steps are done. Please step lively and join us for a monthly dance.
NOTE: Videos of our events are posted to YouTube and are linked on our website.

Monthly Dances, 4th Sundays!
SUN Jan 22: Mike Wisneski's Polka Connection.
CELEBRATE National Polka Month - FREE -
Attend the meeting which begins at 2PM.
Dancing begins a little before 3:00-6:30PM
SUN Feb 26: Larry Haller's Two Star Final, Monthly Dance $7, 3:00-6:30PM
SUN Mar 26: Button Box Club Monthly Dance $7, 3:00-6:30PM
Contact Ann Meyer at 314-741-5777 or visit http://www.folkfire.org/polka/
Other European Dances
Greek Dancing
Most Sundays
Greek line and circle dances set to recorded music with occasional singing and playing of instruments by participants. Sunday, 7:00-9:00 PM at Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, 1755 Des Peres Road (Go to 270 and Manchester and Des Peres Road South.)
Call Dean Bellos, 314-351-3302 for more information
World Dance (other)
International Couple Dancing
Usually twice a month on Sundays. Dates, times, and places are subject to change,
Scandinavian and International Couple Dancing:

Scandinavian Bygdedans, Sundays from 6:45 to 9pm:
Sunday Jan 10 at 6:45pm
Monday Feb 8 at 7pm

International Couple dancing, Sundays from 6:45 to 9pm:
Sunday Jan 24 at 6:45pm
Sunday Feb 21 at 6:45pm
SPECIAL EVENT! Sunday Jan 17, 1-3pm, Romanian Couple dance workshop with Sonia Dion and Cristian Florescu. Visit www.stlouisfolkdance.org for workshop informatio
Authentic European folk dances. No partner necessary. Most dances taught beforehand. Leather-soled shoes recommended. Call for location.
For info call Nancy and Rex at 314 786-5098 or e-mail couture3@primary.net or visit www.stlouisfolkdance.org
Midwest United Swing Dance Imperial Club (M.U.S.I.C.)
2nd & 4th Sundays every month
NEW PRESIDENT AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS!
Meet 2nd and 4th Sunday of every month at
VFW, 1234 Vandalia St, Collinsville, IL 62234

NO partner needed. All ages and level of dance experience welcome.
Doors open at 5:00p. Lessons 5:30-6:30p, free with paid admission! Open dancing 6:30 -9:30.

Lessons in Swing 1, Swing 2, Swing 3 and an Instructors Choice bonus lesson. (Bonus Lessons have included social waltz, Nightclub 2 Step, Salsa, Country 2 Step, San Antonio stroll.)

DJs will be:
03/25 - Sandy Ferguson
04/08 - Larry Williams
04/22 - Terry James
05/13 - Bud Waters http://www.musicswingdance.com/files/2018_Mothers_Day-001.jpg
05/27
- Doug Eskew
06/10 - Charlie Menefee
06/24 - Greg Wolf

http://musicswingdance.com/
Ballroom Dances
Waltz Parties
Sundays after 3rd Saturdays
Waltz Party
Sundays after 3rd Saturdays
February 21, March 20 and April 17, 2016

An elegant evening of waltz, tango, schottische, polka and ragtime dances to the beautiful music of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Lesson from 6-7:00 p.m. Dancing from 7-9:00 p.m. Live music by Halcyon Light Orchestra at the Monday Club, 37 S. Maple, Webster Groves. $10.00 per person. No partner required, dressy attire, all ages and levels of dance experience welcome. For more information see: http://childgrove.org/waltz

For more information see: http://www.childgrove.org/schedules/waltz-parties
or Contact Martha Edwards at meedwards@westendweb.com
Participatory Music Jams
Native American Flute Circle of St. Louis
Third Sundays
Flute Circle meets third Sunday of the month at 1:30 p.m. If you have a flute please bring it, or you can just come to enjoy and listen. Location varies so please see the website for meeting information and location.
For info visit http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/nafcirclestlouis or email markhllnd@yahoo.com