Upcoming Dances

*Events marked with an asterisk are non-Childgrove events generously hosted by other local organizations or members of the local dance community.

NOTE:  If you're going to be in St Louis over Thanksgiving, there are several fun dance things to do - see the 

Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Trad to the Bone
caller: Karen Jackson

Friday December 20, 2019 7pm Yuletide Ball  $10 (ask about discounts)    
        You don't HAVE to dress up for this, but many people do, and you can, too!

band: Alyssa Catlin, guitar, Roger Netherton, fiddle, Tim Hirzel, flute
callers: Courtney Cartwright, Jill Horn, Karen Jackson and Peter Wollenberg

Saturday, December 21 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Roger Netherton
caller: Jim Hemphill

Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 7pm - Waltz Party Ball $10
      FREE workshop in some interesting dance form from 6-6:50pm

band: Halcyon Light Orchestra (Billy Boyer, keyboard, Matt McKeever, clarinet, Tim Hirzel, flute)
workshop leader: TBA

Sunday, December 29, 2019 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Mound City Slickers
caller: Ted Steele

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 9pm (doors open at 8pm) - New Year's Eve Dance $20 
       
(Buy tickets early - this dance sells out!)

band: Martha and the Troublemakers
caller: Great Local and Regional Callers

Saturday, January 4, 2020 at 7pm Open Calling Contra Dance (aka Callers Choice Dance) $8

band: Blind Pig (Ellen Gomez, Dave Landreth, Keith Dudding and Lukas Simpson)
callers: wonderful local callers

Sunday, January 5, 2020 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Rambling Rosies
caller: Dale Wilson

Monday, January 6, 2020 7pm  Learn to Dance English (aka Plain and Fancy Dance) $5

music: some recorded, some live
callers: multiple

If you are new to English, or new to dancing, this is for you! Experienced dancers are encouraged to come to help the newer dancers - we'll do some more complex dances later in the evening.

* Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 7pm House Party (aka Calling Party) at Bob and Martha's house

Here we learn to call, or vet new dances, or suggest answers to the questions you may have - newcomers are especially welcome.  Directions here.

Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Martha & The Troublemakers
caller: Lauren Peckman

Friday, January 17, 2020 at 7pm - English Country Dance $10

band: TBA
caller: TBA

Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: Dugout Canoe
caller: Ted Steele

Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 7pm - Waltz Party $10
      FREE workshop in Turning Waltz and Reverse Turning Waltz from 6-6:50pm

band: Halcyon Light Orchestra
workshop leader: Bob Green

Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 7pm - Contra Dance $8 (free beginner workshop at 6:30pm)

band: 32 Bartenders
caller: Jim Thaxter

* Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 7pm House Party at Sarah Kaiser's house
         at 6412 Ashbury, Affton, MO 63123: 7pm all are welcome.

More dances...

 

Location of our Regular Dances

the Monday Club in Webster Groves, MO

Click here for a Google map of 37 S. Maple, Webster Groves, MO
Click here for a MapQuest map of 37 S. Maple, Webster Groves, MO

Directions to our regular dances at 37 S Maple in Webster Groves, MO:

  • Take I-44 to Elm Ave (Exit 280).
  • Go North on Elm for a little less than a mile.
  • Turn Right on Lockwood (Stoplight) and go 1 block to Maple.
  • Turn Right on Maple (Hardware Store) and go 1 block.
  • The Monday Club is on your right, at the corner of Cedar and Maple.

*Events marked with an asterisk are non-Childgrove events generously hosted by other local organizations or members of the local dance community.