Contra dancing is a fun activity for ALL ages. It’s healthy for the body, mind, and spirit! The South Coast Folk Society holds dances on the FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH at Bay Area Senior Activity Center from October through May and the FIFTH SATURDAY OF THE MONTH at Greenacres Grange whenever one occurs (four times a year). The dance is fun for the whole family – come alone or with friends; wear comfortable clothes and clean, soft-soled shoes. No experience or partner needed! The dance starts at 7:00 pm.
Bay Area Senior Activity Center is at 886 South Fourth St. (Fourth and Ingersoll) in Coos Bay.
The Greenacres Grange is located off Hwy 42 between Coos Bay and Coquille near milepost 3. The grange address is 93393 Greenacres Lane Coos Bay, OR 97420
Seniors (over 60) and full-time students with student ID card $6
SCFS members $5
Supervised children under 6 free
Click here for a fabulous video of contra dancing in New Hampshire in the 1960s.