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Hallowell—Kennebec Contra Dance CANCELLED

March 23 , 6:00 pm 10:30 pm

This event has been cancelled due to predicted storm conditions.

Come join this dynamic group of young fiddlers, accompanied by Ben Foss on guitar, led by well known Maisie Newell. Let them lift you off the dance floor with their sparkly co­llection of tunes with feisty delivery. Come early for the Family Dance and/or join the All Comers’ Band (more info below) 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm: Family Dance to the All Comers Band* 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm: Newcomers’ orientation 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm: Contra Dance

Calling by Hannah Chamberlain

Music by the Pineland Fiddlers

Sound by Eric Johnson

  • Suggested donation: $15 to $25. Our musicians are worth it.
  • If you can’t pay $15, pay what you can. Even if you have no money, you should dance.
  • Children free. Teenagers $5. Children are our future.
  • Family Dance: Suggested donation $1 per child, $2 per adult.
  • Free admission for players in the All Comers’ Band.
* Anyone is welcome to join the All Comers’ Band for the Family Dance. For more information, contact Maisie Newell <[email protected]> .

Tune list:

Mari’s Wedding, Galway Belle, Peg ‘O Brien, Bonnie Tammie, Daleigh’s, Finnigan’s Wake, Angeline the Baker, the Wren, Sarah Armstrong, Moon and 7 Stars, Swallowtail, Stool of Repentance, Dancing Bear, Gaspe Reel, Joys of Quebec, Jackie    


March 23
6:00 pm – 10:30 pm
$15 – $25
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Kennebec Contra Dance Committee
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1 Winthrop Street
Hallowell, ME 04347
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