Swingin' Tern Dances

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LOCATION: The First Presbyterian Church Parish House, 14 Hanover Road, East Hanover, NJ, a smoke & alcohol free environment

ADMISSION: $10 per adult, $5 per student with Student ID.

TIMES: Beginner’s workshop at 7:30 PM. Dance follows, 8 PM - 11 PM (unless otherwise indicated). Please carry in clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. Non-dancing children must be supervised at all times. Dance at your own risk.

INFORMATION: (973) 295-6864 or send email to E-mail

What, you may be asking, is Contra Dancing? Watch the video at right and see our About page for a video and an explanation.


March 7: Double Dance
Bob IsaacsContras and Grid Squares
Free Raisins: Jeff Kaufman – mandolin, trumpet, feet; Amy Englesberg – piano, accordion; Audrey Knuth – fiddle

AFTERNOON ADVANCED CONTRAS 4-6PM / ALL-LEVEL EVENING DANCE 8-11PM Advanced Contras & Grid Squares $10/$5 students. Evening Dance for all abilities $15/$10 students.

Click on both of the performer's names to get two scoops of Raisins!

March 21: Barbara GoldsteinContras
Dr. Twamley's Audio Snakes: Mike Rovine – fiddle; Jill Smith – piano; Wes Steenson – guitar