Central Virginia Contradances

dancers
Mostly Waltz at Carver Recreation Center
There will be one event this season at this venue. Come join us Saturday, October 1. Lesson at 7:30 PM. Dance starts at 8:00 PM.
For info about dancing at Carver Recreation Center call Garnett Mellen (434-422-0961)

Waltz Whirl at Greenwood

Every First and Third Monday
7:00-9:00 or later:
Dance & practice to recorded music, no partner necessary, help available
Cost: $7-$10 donation
For info call Rick Martin (434-823-6999) or Carol Bradford (540-471-9096)

Dance Schedule
Date Location Band Members
Sun Nov 25, 2007 Rya Martin and Ed Edmondson
Wed Dec 12, 2007 Paul Rosen and Rya Martin Rya Martin (piano), Paul Rosen (mandolin, fiddle)
Sun Jan 13, 2008 Morrison, Hickman, Devine Jim Morrison (fiddle), Steve Hickman (fiddle), John Devine (guitar)
Wed Jan 30, 2008 Nightwatch Naomi Morse (fiddle, vocals), Elvie Miller (piano, accordion, vocals), Owen Morrison (guitar, mandolin, feet)
Wed Feb 13, 2008 Paul Rosen and Rya Martin Rya Martin (piano), Paul Rosen (mandolin, fiddle)
Sun Feb 24, 2008 Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Sun Mar 09, 2008 David DiGiuseppe and Pete Campbell David DiGiuseppe (accordion), Pete Campbell (keyboard)
Wed Mar 26, 2008 Connie Muscenti and Friends
Wed Apr 16, 2008 Jennifer Myer, Shawn Brenneman and Matt LaBarge
Sun Apr 27, 2008 Ellen Gozion
Wed May 14, 2008 Laura Light and George Paul
Wed Jun 04, 2008 Ellen Gozion
Wed Sep 10, 2008 Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Sun Sep 28, 2008 Paul Rosen and Rya Martin Rya Martin (piano), Paul Rosen (mandolin, fiddle)
Wed Oct 22, 2008 Crowfoot Adam Broome, Jaige Trudell, Nicholas Williams
Wed Nov 12, 2008 Jim Harrington and Buddy Thomas
Sun Nov 23, 2008 Toss the Possum Robbie Zisette (fiddle), Jane Zisette (flute, whistle), Chas Zisette (bass), Laura Zisette (piano), Sam (drums)
Wed Dec 10, 2008 Shawn Brenneman, Matt LaBarge and Jennifer Myer
Wed Jan 14, 2009 Connie Muscenti, Colin Ramirez, Thomas Gunn
Sun Jan 25, 2009 Paul Rosen and Rya Martin Rya Martin (piano), Paul Rosen (mandolin, fiddle)
Wed Feb 11, 2009 Burnley Moran Laura Light and George Paul
Sun Feb 22, 2009 Greenwood Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Mar 11, 2009 Burnley Moran Rya Martin, Ed Edmondson, Paul Rosen
Sun Mar 22, 2009 Greenwood Elftones Mara Shea (fiddle), Roger Gold (guitar)
Wed Mar 25, 2009 Burnley Moran Notorious Eden MacAdam-Somer (fiddle) and Larry Unger (guitar, etc.)
Wed Apr 29, 2009 Burnley Moran Figments Anna Patton, Ethan Hazzard-Watkins, Owen Morrison
Wed May 13, 2009 Burnley Moran Jim and Owen Morrison
Wed Jun 03, 2009 Burnley Moran Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Sep 09, 2009 Burnley Moran Jim Morrison & Lynne Mackey Jim Morrison, Lynne Mackey
Wed Oct 14, 2009 Burnley Moran Connie Muscenti and Friends
Wed Nov 11, 2009 Burnley Moran Laura Light and George Paul
Sun Nov 22, 2009 Greenwood Elftones Mara Shea (fiddle), Roger Gold (guitar)
Wed Dec 09, 2009 Burnley Moran Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Jan 13, 2010 Burnley-Moran Jim Morrison and Pete Vigour
Sun Jan 24, 2010 Greenwood Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Sun Jan 31, 2010* Notespecial dance 2:30-8:30PM Greenwood CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Wed Feb 10, 2010 Burnley-Moran Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Sun Feb 28, 2010 Greenwood Gypsy Meltdown Colleen Reed (flute, saxophone), Kathy Kerr (fiddle), Keith Gillis (guitar)
Wed Mar 10, 2010 Burnley-Moran Rya Martin and Ed Edmondson
Sun Mar 28, 2010 Greenwood Bill Wellington and Friends Bill Wellington (fiddle), Friends (other instruments)
Wed Apr 14, 2010 Burnley-Moran Shawn Brenneman & Matt Labarge
Sun Apr 25, 2010 Greenwood Connie Muscenti and Friends
Wed May 19, 2010* Note3rd Wed. Burnley-Moran Notorious Eden MacAdam-Somer (fiddle) and Larry Unger (guitar, etc.)
Wed Jun 02, 2010 Burnley-Moran Rya Martin & Mike Dunn
Sat Jun 26, 2010* Note2-5pm. After the waltz there is a potluck dinner and swim at Sara's house. Directions for the house will be printed for the waltz and handed out there. MAC Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Sat Jul 17, 2010* NotePotluck dinner at Sara's after the dance. MAC Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Sep 15, 2010 Burnley-Moran Connie Muscenti and Friends
Sun Sep 26, 2010 Greenwood Ellen Gozion
Wed Oct 13, 2010 Burnley-Moran Paul Rosen and Rya Martin Rya Martin (piano), Paul Rosen (mandolin, fiddle)
Wed Nov 10, 2010 Burnley-Moran Jim Morrison and Friends Jim Morrison (fiddle), friends (other instruments)
Sun Nov 28, 2010 Greenwood Laura Light and George Paul
Wed Dec 08, 2010 Burnley-Moran Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Jan 12, 2011 Oddfellows Hall Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Sun Jan 23, 2011 Greenwood Perpetual E-Motion Ed Howe, fiddle John Cote, guitar and percussion
Wed Feb 09, 2011 Oddfellows Hall Jim Morrison and Steve Hickman Steve Hickman (fiddle), Jim Morrison (guitar)
Sun Feb 27, 2011 Greenwood Pete and Ellen Vigour
Wed Mar 09, 2011 Oddfellows Hall Connie Muscenti and Friends
Sun Mar 27, 2011 Greenwood Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Apr 13, 2011 Oddfellows Hall Ricochet Rya Martin (piano) and Walter Hojka (fiddle)
Sun Apr 24, 2011 Greenwood Gypsy Meltdown Colleen Reed (flute, saxophone), Kathy Kerr (fiddle), Keith Gillis (guitar)
Wed Sep 14, 2011 Oddfellows Hall Connie Muscenti and Friends
Sun Sep 25, 2011* Note3:30-5:30, potluck afterwards Greenwood Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Oct 12, 2011 Oddfellows Hall Ricochet Rya Martin (piano) and Walter Hojka (fiddle)
Wed Nov 09, 2011 Oddfellows Hall Connie Muscenti and Friends
Wed Dec 14, 2011 Oddfellows Hall Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Jan 11, 2012 Oddfellows Hall Laura Light and George Paul
Wed Feb 08, 2012 Oddfellows Hall Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Wed Mar 14, 2012 Oddfellows Hall Connie Muscenti and Friends
Wed Apr 11, 2012 Oddfellows Hall Rya Martin and Brian Hamshar
Sun May 13, 2012* Note3:00 PM Greenwood Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Thu Mar 14, 2013 Carver DJ
Thu Mar 28, 2013 Carver DJ
Thu Jun 27, 2013 Carver Rec Center DJ
Thu Aug 29, 2013 Carver Rec Center DJ
Thu Oct 24, 2013 Carver Rec Center DJ
Thu Jan 16, 2014 Carver Rec Center DJ
Thu Mar 20, 2014 Carver Rec Center DJ
Sat May 10, 2014* NoteHour lesson starts at 4PM. Open Waltz from 5-7PM. For directions see Dayton tab at top of web page. Dayton Learning Center Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Thu May 22, 2014 Carver Rec DJ
Mon Sep 07, 2015* NoteNEW TIME - DANCING STARTS AT 7:00 p.m. Greenwood DJ
Tue Sep 22, 2015* NoteDance of Tuesday night at 7:00 Greenwood DJ
Mon Oct 05, 2015* NoteNew Time is 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Tue Oct 20, 2015* NoteSpecial Tuesday Night Dance at 7:00 p.m. Try some Cross-Step Waltz with us!! Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Sat Oct 24, 2015* NoteCross-Step Waltz Class from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Included in the Fall Festival Weekend. Single event admission $8. Or $15 combined with Sunday October 25 open waltz. Teachers Garnett Mellen and Yolanda Shelton. Walker School Gym, 1700 Rose Hill Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903 Dudlebska Beverly Seng- fiddle, Rya Martin- piano
Sun Oct 25, 2015* NoteOpen Waltz from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. included in Fall Festival Weekend. $10 as a single event. $15 combined with October 24 Cross-Step Waltz class. Sunday brunch $5. Sunday concert and contra $20. Best deal: $30 Sunday open waltz, brunch, concert and contra!! Walker School Gym, 1700 Rose Hill Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903 Go Figure Janet Muse (piano), Mike Dunn (fiddle)
Tue Oct 27, 2015* NoteMostly Waltz event from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Everyone welcome. $9 Carver Rec Center DJ
Mon Nov 02, 2015* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Beginners and Experts Welcome. Try some Cross-Step Waltz with us!! Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Tue Nov 03, 2015* NoteWaltz lesson from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., $9 or buy series for much less. Ask at the door. Carver Rec Center DJ
Tue Nov 10, 2015* NoteWaltz lesson 6:30-7:30 p.m. Everyone welcome. Carver Rec Center DJ
Mon Nov 16, 2015* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Tue Nov 17, 2015* NoteWaltz lesson 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Everyone welcome. Carver Rec Center DJ
Tue Nov 24, 2015* NoteWaltz lesson 6:30-7:30 p.m. Everyone welcome. Carver Rec Center DJ
Tue Dec 01, 2015* NoteCome dance 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Carver Rec Center DJ
Mon Dec 07, 2015* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Tue Dec 08, 2015* NoteEveryone welcome 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Carver Rec Center TBA
Mon Dec 21, 2015* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Jan 04, 2016* NoteBegins at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Tue Jan 12, 2016* NoteCanceled - sorry! Carver Recreation Center CANCELED DJ
Mon Jan 18, 2016* NoteBegins at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Feb 01, 2016* NoteBegins at 7:00 p.m. GPS not reliable. Follow below directions. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Feb 15, 2016* NoteBegins at 7:00 p.m. GPS not reliable. Follow directions below. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Mar 07, 2016* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Tue Mar 08, 2016* Note(Not enough people registered). Start of the next 6-week block of practices. The lessons go from 6:30 to 7 PM. We dance until at least 7:30 PM and sometimes later. A minimum of 5 participants holds the room, so please register at www.Charlottesville/ParksandRec. Everyone and all levels welcome. No partner necessary. The last day of the series we\'ll go out for further socializing. Carver Recreation Center CANCELED DJ
Mon Mar 21, 2016* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Mar 21, 2016* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Apr 04, 2016* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Apr 18, 2016* NoteStarts at 7:00 p.m. Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon May 02, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon May 16, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Jun 06, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Jun 20, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Aug 01, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Aug 15, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Sep 05, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Sep 19, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Sat Oct 01, 2016* NoteJeff. School City Center, Carver Recreation Center, 233 4th St. NE, Cville, VA 22902 Fee:$10 Carver Recreation Go Figure with guest Janet Muse, Mike Dunn & Suzanne Hosch
Mon Oct 03, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Oct 17, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Nov 07, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Nov 21, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Dec 05, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Dec 19, 2016 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Jan 02, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Jan 16, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Feb 06, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Feb 20, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Mar 06, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Mar 20, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Apr 03, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Apr 17, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon May 01, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon May 15, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Jun 05, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Mon Jun 19, 2017 Greenwood Community Center, Greenwood, VA DJ
Board Members
Name Phone
Carol Bradford 540-471-9096

Directions



Directions to Carver Rec Center, Historic Jefferson School:
233 4th ST, NW, Cville, 22903. Enter building at Parks & Rec Entrance.


Greenwood Community Center:
Take I-64 to Route 250 (Crozet exit). Go west to 690 (right turn) to 691 (right again) in Greenwood. The Greenwood Community Center is on the right.