Friday November 3, 2017
7:30pm – 10:30pm
Fulton Park Community Center
86 SW Miles St.
Portland, OR 97219
$8 admission fee (not included in the Ball registration)
Our regular Friday night English dance will be held at
the Fulton Community Center to welcome all of our Ball
guests. The program will include some of the Ball dances
plus many other delightful dances. Let new friends know who
you are - bring your own badge (or use one of our paper ones)
for this dance.
Saturday November 4, 2017
12:00 noon – 2:30pm
7:00pm – 11:00pm
Oaks Park Dance Pavilion
7805 Oaks Park Way
Portland, OR 97202
Note: the Ball venue be locked between the afternoon workshop and the Ball.
The afternoon workshop will include
a review of most of the Ball dances and styling suggestions
for greater dancing pleasure. We will spend time on those dances
that are a bit more challenging, so that
in the evening more time can be spent dancing rather than
We strongly advise attendance at the workshop - plus it is fun!
There will be snacks, but only allowed in the back of the
hall during the workshop.
For the Ball, the band will play waltzes from 7:00pm to 7:30pm as a prelude for the evening. The Ball will begin promptly at 7:30pm. Note that there is very limited room for changing at the Oaks Park Pavilion, so please plan accordingly. We will dance until about 11:00pm with an intermission to socialize with new and old friends and to refresh ourselves with a little food and drink.
Sunday November 5, 2017
|Potluck Brunch and
10:30am – 2:00pm
A Renaissance School
0234 SW Bancroft St
Portland, OR 97239
Many GPS and map systems ignore a leading 0. If yours does, specify "SW Corbett Ave & SW Bancroft St, Portland OR." When you get there, go down the hill and the school is on the right.
|To complete the weekend, Ball attendees are invited to a Sunday
Potluck Brunch beginning at 10:30am. We will provide coffee and
tea to augment what people bring to share. Out of towners
need not worry. There will be plenty of food.
also be dancing and music start around 12:30pm. We will coordinate open
calling (mainly easy dances) and there will be an open band, so bring your
dancing shoes, instruments and dance instructions!