Join us for New Year's Eve Contra Dance 2017
Featuring The Johns & Michael Hamilton!

Early Registration open until December 30! Save $1 by registering early!

New Year's Eve Potluck & Dance!
31 December 2017
Schedule of Events

  • 6:30PM Potluck - bring dish to share!
  • 7:30PM New Dancer Lesson
  • 8PM Dance Begins
  • 9:45PM Break for Special Dessert
  • 12:00 Midnight Fizzy Toast* and Auld Lang Syne (click for the words)

Come to our annual New Year's Eve Potluck & Contra Dance! December 31, 2017, join us at our alternate location, at the Dewitt Township Community Center in Dewitt Township. The address is 16101 Brook Road in DeWitt Township.  It is just east of the corner of Old 27 and State Road.  It's just a couple miles south of I-69.  You can Preregister by midnight December 30 to save $1 per dancer!

Ticket Prices: $15 for members of any traditional dance organization; $18 for general public; $8 for Students, Kids get in free! Pay ahead by Dec. 30 and save $1 per ticket! See PayPal button below!

Hot music by The Johns, with superb calling by one of our favorites, Michael Hamilton!


Pre-Register Here and Save!

If you pay ahead, buyer's name(s) will be on a list at the gate when you come in. Your emailed PayPal receipt is your ticket, either print or display on your phone. You can add more than one person, just click on "Continue Shopping" on PayPal's secure web portal, please add names to "Instructions for Seller".

Ticket Prices



If you like, please bring along sweet or salty snacks to share at intermission! If you're bringing gluten free or dairy free, please label it as so, and thank you!


A Very Festive Michael Hamilton
Michael Hamilton will call our dances for New Year's Eve!

The Johns
Featuring Music by The Johns: The Johns are comprised of Ruby John, Jon Cotton, John Warstler and Budd Greenman. Check the band's website to listen!



Here's a small taste of the fun we had at our 2016 Looking Glass Festival!

Over the weekend of September 30 - October 3, 2016, dancers from as far away as Boston and Kentucky joined us here in Lansing! Many thanks to John Newsome for the video! And just think, we get to do this every first and third Saturday through the school year!



See below? That's us having a blast! If you haven't tried Contra Dancing yet,
please do come and check it out! You'll be so glad you did!


Looking Glass Membership
Memberships are currently $15 per individual per calendar year - renewable in January. For more information
call 517/337-0235 or write LGMAA at P.O. Box 1403 E. Lansing MI 48826
or email the Looking Glass Dance Committee. We'd love to hear from you!


Copyright 2016 Looking Glass Music & Arts Association

Thank you for "Milky Way Across the Starry Sky" photo by Miriam Espacio, via Good Free Photos