We dance most first, third, and fifth Fridays (see schedule for details).
We always dance to live music. All ages and experience levels welcome. No partner needed.
Contra Dance at The Ballroom Academy of Columbia, 3906 Peachtree Dr. (faces Monterey Dr.), Columbia, MO 65203
English Country Dance at Trinity Presbyterian Church 1600 Rollins Road.
7:30–10:00 pm (beginners’ lesson at 7:00)
Admission $8.00 ($5.00 for ages 16–25 or with student ID; free for children 15 and under)
- Contra “Watermelon” Dance – July 19, 2019 River Ghost Review with Jim Thaxter Calling
- Contra Dance – June 7, 2019 Blackberry Pickers with Paula McFarling Calling
- Contra Dance – May 31, 2019 Scraphounds with Claire Baffaut Calling
- Contra Dance – May 17, 2019 Three Around Three with Jim Thaxter Calling
- English Country Dance – May 10
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Contra Dance – Friday, March 30th. Come join us Friday, March 30th for a contra dance at 3906 Peachtree Drive. Our lively music will be provided by the band River Ridge String Band, with Cliff White (hammered dulcimer), Molly White (mandolin), … Continue reading
Contra Dance – Friday, December 15. Come join us Friday, December 15th for a contra dance at our new location, 3906 Peachtree Drive (old location was 3910 Peachtree Drive). Our lively music will be provided by the band Scherer’s Hot … Continue reading
Contra Dance – Friday, October 20. Come join us Friday, October 20 for a contra dance at our new location, 3906 Peachtree Drive (old location was 3910 Peachtree Drive). We’ll be dancing to a lively mix of traditional, old-time, celtic, folk … Continue reading
English Country Dance – Friday, Oct. 13 This Fall’s season of MMTD’s English Country Dance begins this Friday, Oct. 13th! THERE WILL BE SOME CHANGES. Our master caller, Jim Thaxter, will be doing all the calling and teaching. This year we will … Continue reading
Don’t miss the last contra dance of 2016 this Friday, December 30th! Plan now to join us and dance to the tunes of the River Ridge String Band, featuring Cliff White on hammered dulcimer, Molly White on banjo and mandolin, Ted Koenig on guitar, … Continue reading
NOTICE: Due to weather and road conditions the December 16th dance has been cancelled. The next contra dance is Friday, December 30th. Mark your calendars! Don’t miss our next December 16th contra dance, when the Mound City Slickers will be … Continue reading
For a fun evening of music and dancing, please join us for our monthly English Country Dance, this Friday, December 9. We’ll be dancing to the lively tunes of the 32 Bartenders, with Tom Verdot on fiddle, Thom Howard on guitar and mandolin, Rebecca … Continue reading