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Three Chords and the Truth Play for Discovery Dance at the Port Townsend Elks October 21st sticky icon

Fri, 21-Oct-2016, 7:00 pm
Elks Lodge #317
555 Otto Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

Discovery Dance is thrilled to welcome back Port Townsend's dance-friendly Three Chords and the Truth to the Port Townsend Elk on Friday, October 21 at the Port Townsend Elks. The dancing begins at 8:00 p.m. following a free (with admission) dance lesson.

Three Chords and the Truth offer classic country and western tunes including two-step, country Three Chords and the Truthwaltz, rockabilly blues, country swing and cha-cha. The band is led by Doug Warren on guitar and fiddle, Dave Llewellen, Esq. on steel guitar, Jim Newberry on fiddle, Bruce Cannavaro on bass, and Mark Sabella on drums.

A free (with admission) lesson in beginning country two-step will offered at 7:00 p.m. by professional dance instructor Janice Eklund. Experienced dancers are encouraged to come help beginners. Couples and singles are welcome. No partner or registration is necessary.

This is a smoke-free and scent-free dance open to all ages.

Admission: $10.

Monday Tango Lesson and Practice in Port Angeles

Mon, 24-Oct-2016, 7:00 pm
Mon, 31-Oct-2016, 7:00 pm
Mon, 7-Nov-2016, 7:00 pm
Mon, 14-Nov-2016, 7:00 pm (some future dates hidden)
735 Chase Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362

From Shan Pak:

Beginner's lessons every Monday 7-8pm.

Dance practice from 8pm till late.

All ages are welcome.

All are free.

Partner not required.

Facebook group for contact and updates: https://www.facebook.com/groups/escapetango/

Argentine Tango Classes Begin October 18 at the Port Townsend Masonic Hall

Tue, 25-Oct-2016, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Tue, 8-Nov-2016, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Tue, 15-Nov-2016, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Tue, 22-Nov-2016, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm (some future dates hidden)
Masonc Lodge #6
1338 Jefferson Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

From the Port Townsend Leader:

Argentime tango for beginners.

Learn the ultimate partner dance and join our friendly Tango community.  Enjoy the intimate connection of the dance that is performed in every major city in the world..  Proven health benefits for brain, body, and balance.  Taught by Buenos Aires trained Nat Natali and Ruthie Phelan.  Series starts Tuesday, October 18, 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Masonic Lodge, 1138 Jefferson.  $10 per class, no partner or experience necessary.  Call (360) 385-2805 for information.

Firefighters Harvest Dinner / Dance Benefit with the Black Diamond Junction Band at the Vern Burton Community Center October 22nd

Sat, 22-Oct-2016, 6:00 pm
Vern Burton Community Center
308 East 4th Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362

From Sonya Hickey:

Black Diamond Junction plays at the Vern Burton Community Center, 308 East 4th Street, Port Angeles, WA for the Firefighters Harvest dinner/dance benefit on Saturday October 22, 2016 starting at 6:00 PM.

Dinner with water / coffee provided, beer, wine, and soda available for purchase.

Silent and live auctions.

The New Iberians Zydeco Blues Band at the Quimper Grange October 22nd

Sat, 22-Oct-2016, 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Quimper Grange #720
1219 Corona Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

From Jeannette Wilson:

The New Iberians

The band takes its name from New Iberia, Louisiana, Queen City of the Bayou Teche, Cajun Capitol famous for its red pepper hot sauce.  Just their name, this 6-piece ensemble is red hot and will keep you dancing all night.

You can join then October 22nd from 7:30 - 10:30pm as they perform traditional Zydeco, Blues, Soul, and New Orleans Rock 'n Roll at the Quimper Grange.

There will be dance instruction available from 7:00 to 7:30pm with Jack Sebben for newcomers and dance veterans alike.

Bring munchies to share!

Questions? 360-385-1667 or jeannettewilson0005atgmail [dot] com