Dance Locations & Sponsoring Groups:

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Seattle: September to June, 1st, 3rd and 5th Fridays. Newcomers session: 7:30-8. Dancing for all: 8-10:30 pm. July-August, occasional evenings, see calendar for details.
University Friends Center
4001 9th Ave NE, Seattle, WA (1 block west of Roosevelt)
Admission: Fridays, $6. Tuesdays, $7.
Please note the 1st, 3rd & 5th Friday dances are designated fragrance-free


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Portland: Fridays, 7:30-10:30 p.m. [No workshop]
Dance Hall Under the Burlingame Water Tower
SW 17th and Marigold, Portland, OR (between Taylors Ferry Road and Spring Garden)
Information: Cynthia Stenger at (503) 722-4555 or

Ashland: Mondays


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Berkeley    El Cerrito    Mountain View    Palo Alto [BACDS]    Palo Alto [BAERS]    Riverside    San Diego
San Francisco    San Mateo   Santa Barbara   Santa Cruz   Sebastopol   Sonora   Torrance/Los Angeles  

Berkeley (BACDS): 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, plus 4th Saturday
Grace North Church
2138 Cedar Street, Berkeley, CA (between Walnut and Oxford)
Admission: $7/9 ($8/10 for 4th Saturday)

El Cerrito (BACDS): Special occasions
El Cerrito Veterans' Hall
6401 Stockton Ave, El Cerrito, CA
(1 block E of San Pablo)

Mountain View (BACDS): 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesdays, September-June
Flex-It Aerobic Studio
425 West Evelyn Avenue [opp. the Caltrain station between Bush St. and Calderon Ave, 3.5 blks s. of Castro St.]
Mountain View
Admission: $7 BACDS/$9 non-members

Palo Alto (BACDS): 1st, 3rd and 5th Fridays
Masonic Temple
461 Florence Street, Palo Alto, CA
Admission: $8/$10

Palo Alto (BAERS): 2nd Fridays, September-November, February-July
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
600 Colorado Avenue (off Middlefield), Palo Alto
Admission: $5, Time: 7:30-10:30 pm

Riverside: 2nd Thursdays, and possibly soon, 4th Thursdays.
All Saints Episcopal Church
3847 Terracina Drive ( south of Mission Inn Ave. on Market, where, passing 14th, it becomes Magnolia, then continue to 2nd light Terracina, Riverside
Admission: $5, Time: 7:30 pm
Information: Hal Ramser at (909) 677-3978 or email Judith Pronovost at

San Diego: Every Sunday evening from 6-9. Beginner's Class from 6-7, Intermediate from 7-8 and Advanced from 8-9. The charge is $4 for any one class per night or $6.00 for any two or three classes per night. There is a price break for paying in advance for the month.
Oak Knoll shopping center
12227 Poway Road, Poway, CA
Admission: $6 per session or $20 a month

San Francisco (BACDS): 2nd Saturday
Bethany United Methodist Church
1268 Sanchez Street, San Francisco, CA (between Clipper and 26th, Noe Valley District)
Admission: $8/10

San Mateo (BACDS): Special occasions
San Mateo Masonic Temple
100 N. Ellsworth Avenue, San Mateo, CA

Santa Barbara (SBCDS): some Tuesdays, February-May plus August-September 5 and Halloween-December, 7:30-9:30 pm
Westside Community Center Auditorium
423 W. Victoria, Santa Barbara
Summer Venue for June to September: Oak Park Platform, Junipero @ Calle Real, Santa Barbara, OPP dances start at 7 pm.

Santa Cruz (TDSC): 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 7-9:30 pm
First Congregational Church
900 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA
Admission: $5

Sebastopol (NBCDS): 1st and 3rd Sundays, 2-4:30 p.m.
Wischemann Hall
460 Eddie Ln, Sebastopol, CA
(2 doors W of the community ctr on Morris, off Hwy 12, 1 light E of Hwy 116)

Sonora: 2nd Saturday evening, potluck at 6, dancing at 7, dances led by Sue Endter
In a private home to recorded music
Hospitality available for out-of-town dancers

Torrance/Los Angeles (SB*ECD): 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 8-10 pm
First United Methodist Church
1551 El Prado Street, Torrance, CA
Admission: $5


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British Columbia, Canada


Vancouver: A few times per year
West Point Grey United Church
4595 W. 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC (near UBC)
Admission: $10CAN
Vancouver Sunday afternoon series. 2-5pm. Open stage. A few times per year
Billy Bishop Legion Hall
1407 Laburnum Street (at Cornwall)
Admission: $5CAN
Vancouver: A few times per year
Dunbar Heights United Church
3525 W. 24th Avenue (at Collingwood)
Admission: $10CAN
Victoria: Every Thursday night, September-June
Live music, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Call Rosemary (250) 385-2545 for location
Admission: $3CAN


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This page last modified August 25, 2004.