Contra Dancing
in the northern Sierra Nevada foothills

Learn and Grow
or: How to become a better dancer and have even more fun

NOTE: This page is still under construction. What's here now is a preview of what's to come.

You can learn the basics of contra dancing in an evening, and you may deserve the label "experienced dancer" after only a few dances, but you can continue learning new things and honing your skills forever. Indeed, constantly pushing your boundaries and improving every aspect of your dancing insures that you'll get enjoyment and immense satisfaction from contra dancing for the rest of your life.

How to become a better dancer is not a mystery. There are a few basic strategies that will keep you learning and growing as a dancer:

Dancing Widely

[information about other dances and camps, and nationwide contra scene].