2017 season registration open!

February 2, 2017

Swing into Summer -Exciting and affordable, Swing into Summer is an enlivening and relaxing weekend full of dance, song, music-making, and various other activities. Our phenomenal staff will have you stomping your feet at the dances and raising your voices in song.

Our dates this year are June 16-18, and we have excellent staff that you’ll love. English and contra dancing will be called by Adina Gordon and Will Mentor respectively. We’ll have Nova (Kathleen Fownes, Guillaume Sparrow-Pepin, and Everest Witman) playing for contra dances and lydia ievinsAndrea Larson, and Kate Barnes playing for English. By popular demand, lydia & Andrea will also be bringing a Swedish vibe to the weekend this year! Armand Aromin & Benedict Gagliardi (aka The Vox Hunters) will be filling camp with joyous song, and Fynn Crooks will again be saving our lives with silliness and other methods.”



Workshops, dances, concerts, one-shots, camper concerts, jamming, singing, swimming in two lovely ponds, relaxing, learning, and generally having fun. Beginning to advanced classes in banjo, concertina, dulcimer, fiddle, guitar, mandolin, ukulele and other instruments, plus a variety of jams (old time, bluegrass, Cajun, Celtic). American contras and squares for novice to experienced dancers, Cajun dancing, Morris dancing, and evening dance parties for all. Daily warm-ups, singarounds, ballad singing, blues, spoken word, and a duckie flash mob swim.
 Coordinators: Joy Bennett and Heather Wood
Saturday PM to Friday AM
Contact: Joy Bennett (917) 922-5404, joybennett@att.net 
or Heather Wood, (646) 628-4604 Hwood50@aol.com

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