Diane Silver
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Schedule History
2006

Contacts for references available upon request.

Listed in REVERSE-chronologicl order

Special Events are in GREEN.
Date 2006
Event
Band
Location
Sunday, December 31, 2006
New Year's Eve Contra Dance
The Elftones
TADAMS
Richmond, VA
Friday, December 29, 2006
Pre-New Year's Eve Contra Dance
The Rocket Boys
Old Farmer's Ball
Warren Wilson College, Swannanoa, NC
Thursday, December 21, 2006
Contra Dance
Goosebone Prophets
Old Farmer's Ball
Warren Wilson College, Swannanoa, NC
Saturday, December 16, 2006
Holiday Contra Dance
Red Mountain White Trash
NACDS
Huntsville, AL
Saturday, December 9, 2006
Contra Dance
Skylark
Boone, NC
Boone Country Dancers
Friday, December 8, 2006
Contra Dance
Joe Kline + John Singleton

Davidson I. B. Middle School,
251 South Street
Davidson, NC 28036
(Charlotte area)
Friday - Sunday,
December 1-3, 2006
Winter Warm-Up Dance Weekend
Changeling + Hot Point String Band
Kathy Anderson Sat. night!
Columbus, OH
Monday, November 27, 2006
Contra Dance
Goosebone Prophets
Grey Eagle Tavern
Asheville, NC
Saturday, November 25, 2006
Contra Dance
Sweetwater String Band
Sautee, GA
Sautee Contra Dancing
Saturday, November 18, 2006
Family Dance
Laurie Fisher and Mark Mueller
Asheville Contra Dance,
Jewish Community Center
Friday - Sunday,
November 3-5, 2006
Pittsburgh Fall Dance Weekend
Band du Jour - Fri.
The Groovemongers - Sat. w/ Becky Hill!
Pittsburgh, PA
Saturday, October 7, 2006
Contra Dance
Yazoo Kick Starts
Tampa, FL
Tampa Friends of Old Time Dance
Friday, October 6, 2006
Contra Dance
Yazoo Kick Starts
Tampa, FL
Tampa Friends of Old Time Dance
Thursday, October 5, 2006
Contra Dance
Land of Sky
Old Farmer's Ball
Warren Wilson College, Swannanoa, NC
Saturday, September 30, 2006
Contra Dance
Laurie Fisher and Karen Gaughen
Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Dance Gypsies
Saturday, September 16, 2006
Family Dance
TBA
Asheville Contra Dance,
Jewish Community Center
Monday, September 11, 2006
Contra Dance
The Elftones
Louisville, KY
Louisville Contra Dancers
Sunday, September 10, 2006
Contra Dance
8:00 - 10:30
(Waltzing 7:00 - 7:30)
The Elftones
Columbus, OH
All Soles Columbus Contra Dance
First Unitarian Universalist Church,
93 W. Weisheimer Rd.
Saturday, September 9, 2006
Contra Dance
The Elftones
Cincinnati, OH
Cincinnati Contra Dancers
Saturday, August 26, 2006
Contra Dance
Historic Jonesborough Dance Society
Fly By Night
Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center,
Jonesborough, TN
Saturday, August 19, 2006
8:00-11:00 p.m.
Contra Dance
The Avant Gardeners
Cape Fear Contra Dance
Wilmington, NC
Saturday, July 22, 2006
8:00-11:00 p.m.
Contra Dance
The Blue Ridge Rounders
Almond Center,
Swain Co., NC
Saturday, July 21, 2006
8:00-11:00 p.m.
Contra Dance
The Reed Island Rounders
Brevard Contra Dance
Boys & Girls Club gym, 11 Gallimore Road,
Brevard, NC
Saturday, July 1, 2006
Jonesborough Days Festival
Contra Dance Workshop, 12:00 - 1:15
Waltz Workshop, 1:30 - 2:45
Square Dance Workshop, 3:00 - 4:15
Family Dance, 5:00 - 6:00
Square Dance, 6:15 - 7:15
Contra Dance, 7:30 - 9:30
Fireworks! (whew!) 9:45
Washington County Ramblers
Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center,
Jonesborough, TN
Saturday, June 24, 2006
Waltz Workshop , 6:30
Contra Dance, 8:00
Crosstown Traffic
Chattanooga, TN
Chattanooga Traditional Dance Society
Friday, June 23, 2006
Contra Dance
Crosstown Traffic
Sewanee, TN
Saturday, June 10, 2006
Contra Dance
Anum Cara
Boone, NC
Boone Country Dancers
Saturday, June 3, 2006
Contra Dance
Nat Hewitt, John Cote, and Glenn Loper
Falmouth Congregational Church
Falmouth, Maine
Friday, June 2, 2006
6:30: Community Dance
7:30: Tasty Treat Potluck
8:00: contra dance
Contra Dance
Ed Howe & John Cote
Belfast, Maine
Belfast Flying Shoes Dance Series
American Legion Hall on High St.
Saturday, May 27, 2006
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Family Dance
Priscilla Hunt and Margaret Matthews
Calvary Episcopal Church, Fletcher, NC
May 19 - 21, 2006
Old Farmer's Ball Reunion Dance Weekend
(I'll be organizing open calling & calling some myself)
Open Band
Camp Merrimac,
Black Mountain, NC
Friday, May 12, 2006
Contra Dance
Beeswax Sheepskin
(Ethan Hazzard Watkins, Anna Patton, et.al.)
Carrboro, NC
Triangle Country Dancers
Monday, May 8, 2006
Contra Dance
TBA
Grey Eagle Tavern
Asheville, NC
Thursday, May 4, 2006
Contra Dance
Fly By Night
Old Farmer's Ball
Warren Wilson College, Swannanoa, NC
Wednesday, April 26, 2006
Private Event
Goosebone Prophets
(Laura Lengnick, Roger Gold, Jeff Hersk)
Grove Park Inn,
Asheville, NC
Saturday, April 22, 2006
1:30 - 4:30, p.m.
Caller's Workshop, 1:30 - 4:30:
Calling for Weddings, Family Dances, school & camp groups, etc.
Contra Dance, 8:00 - 11:00
Panning Family Band - Roween, Eve, Luke, & Josiah Panning
Kalamazoo, MI
Country Dancing in K-Zoo
Friday, April 21, 2006
Contra Dance
Panning Family Band - Roween, Eve, Luke, & Josiah Panning
Holland, MI
Saturday, April 8, 2006
Family Dance
Goosebone Prophets (Laura Lengnick & Roger Gold)
Asheville Contra Dance,
Jewish Community Center
Wednesday, April 5, 2006
Contra Dance
Laurie Fisher & Mark Mueller
Lees-McCrae College,
Connor Student Center
Banner Elk, NC
Friday, March 31, 2006
Contra Dance
Historic Jonesborough Dance Society
Hot Flash: Laurie Fisher & Karen Gaughan
Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center,
Jonesborough, TN
Monday, March 27, 2006
Contra Dance
Atlantic Crossing
Grey Eagle Tavern
Asheville, NC
Sunday, March 26, 2006
2:00-5:00 p.m.
 
Contra Dance
Atlantic Crossing
River Falls Lodge, SC
Harvest Moon Folk Society
 
Friday, March 24, 2006
Contra Dance
Atlantic Crossing
Atlanta, GA
Chattahoochee Country Dancers
Thursday, March 23, 2006
Contra Dance
Atlantic Crossing
Old Farmer's Ball
Warren Wilson College, Swannanoa, NC
Monday, March 20, 2006
Contra Dance
Atlantic Crossing
Knoxville, TN
Knoxville Country Dancers
Saturday, March 18, 2006
Family Dance
Get Reel
Asheville Contra Dance,
Jewish Community Center
England Tour! - End
 
 
 
Saturday, March 11, 2006
8:00-11:00 p.m.
Contra Dance
London Barndance Company
Fiddlin' Around
Cecil Sharp House, London
Friday, March 10, 2006
8:00 - 11:15 p.m.
Contra Dance
Kegworth Kontras
Big Bad Contra
Polish Social Club, True Lovers Walk, Williams Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3DB
Wednesday, March 8, 2006
8:00 - 10:30 p.m.
Contra Dance
Halsway Manor Contra Club
Meltdown Contra Dance Band
Halsway Manor, Crowcombe, Taunton, Somerset TA4 4BD, 01278 732202
Tuesday, March 7, 2006
8:00 - 10:30 p.m.
Contra Dance
Weston Super Mare FDC
Weston Country Dance Band
Corpus Christi Church Hall, Ellenborough Park South, Weston Super Mare BS23 1XW, 01934 514226
Saturday, March 4, 2006
7:30 - 10:45 p.m.
Contra Dance
White Horse Contra/1st Saturday Contras
Changeling
St. Margaretís Hall, St. Margaretís Street, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1DE Wiltshire
Friday, March 3, 2006
8:00-11:00 p.m.
Contra Dance
American Barn Dance
Changeling
Greig Memorial Hall
Alcester B49 6AD
Wednesday, March 1, 2006
8:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Contra Dance
Sytchamton FDC
Brian McKimm and the Sytchamton House Band
Sytchampton Social Centre, Cow Lane, Sytchampton, Stourport-on-Severn DY13 9SY
Tuesday, February 28, 2006
7:30 - 10:30 p.m.
Leeds Contra
Changeling
Headingley Parish Hall
Headingley Lane, Leeds LS6 3AW
Monday, February 27, 2006
Contra Dance -
Lichfield FDC
Changeling
Bader Hall, King Edward VI School
Kings Hill Road, LICHFIELD WS14 9DE
Saturday - Sunday,
February 25-26, 2006
Inter-Varsity Folk Dancing Festival (IVFDF)
Changeling
Cambridge University, England
Friday, February 24, 2006
Contra Dance
Friday Folk
Changeling
The Church Hall, Marlborough Road, St Albans, England
England Tour! - Begin
 
 
 
Friday - Sunday,
February 17-19, 2006
Weekend Clogging Workshop
Staff musicians
John C. Campbell Folk School; Brasstown, NC
Saturday, February 11, 2006
Family Dance
Dancing Bears
Asheville Contra Dance,
Jewish Community Center
Monday, February 6, 2006
Contra Dance
Wild Goose Chase
Grey Eagle Tavern
Asheville, NC
Wednesday, February 1, 2006
Contra Dance
Laurie Fisher & Lew Gelfand
Lees-McCrae College,
Connor Student Center
Banner Elk, NC
Friday - Saturday, Jan. 27-28, 2006
Swing Shift Contra and Swing Dance Weekend
Hot Club of Derby Town
Lexington & Berea, KY
Oh Contraire
Saturday, January 21, 2006
Contra Dance
Laurie Fisher & Karen Gaughan
Greensboro, NC
Fiddle and Bow Country Dancers
Thursday, January 19, 2006
Contra Dance
The Elftones
(Mara Shea and Roger Gold)
Old Farmer's Ball
Warren Wilson College, Swannanoa, NC
Saturday, January 14, 2006
Family Dance
Hogtown Squealers
Asheville Contra Dance,
Jewish Community Center



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