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Special Wooden Boat Festival Square Dance September 10th


By kenbarnettpt - Posted on 15 August 2016

Location: 
Cotton Building
607 Water Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368
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From Dave Thielk:

Square Dancing for Mariners!

Local caller, Dave Thielk will be hosting the monthly Quimper Grange Square Dance and Social at the Cotton Building (right next to the Pope Marine Park) in downtown Port Townsend on Saturday, September 10th, at 8 PM as part of the 2016 Wooden Boat Festival He will be calling squares, circles and reels to live music. The Seattle based band Scrimshaw Stringband will be playing rocking hard traditional dance music with a seafaring edge. Partners and experience are not necessary. All dances taught. All ages welcome. Square dancing on deck during calm seas has been part of the sailor's tradition for hundreds of years. Celebrate this year's festival with a square dance at the Cotton Building.

From 8 PM to 10 PM. Free.

This dance is sponsored by Quimper Grange, the Wooden Boat Festival, and ptcommunitydance.com

For additional information, contact Dave Thielk at 360.385.3308 or by email at edavidatgmail [dot] com.