Village Dance Series to feature youthful band, ‘Flicker’

DUMMERSTON — A community contra dance will take place at the Evening Star Grange in Dummerston Center on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Calling the dance will be Andy Davis of Brattleboro. He will be joined by the band Flicker, made up of three young musicians - Hilary Weitzner, Avery Witman, and Ellery Witman. The band will be joined by guest guitarist, Jesse Ball.

Calling the dances will be Andy Davis and Louisa Engel.

The Village Dance Series, now in its 28th season, feature live traditional music and storytelling. The series provides an opportunity for families and friends to come together to enjoy one of New England's revered traditional pastimes.

Prior dance experience isn't necessary, as all dances are taught. There will be a potluck supper at 5:30 p.m.

The program includes traditional New England contra dances, square dances, circle mixers, and couples dances. Admission is $4 for children, $7 for adults, and $20 for a family.

For more information or directions, contact Andy Davis at 802-257-1819 or [email protected].

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