The Looking Glass Music & Arts Association Invites You!

Upcoming Special Dance Event!

May 18, 2019
Ulyana Maystrenko is celebrating her 65th birthday this year! Note location change: We'll dance at the Foster Community Center at 200 N Foster Ave, Lansing, MI
12:30-1PM set up (Feel free to help!)
1:00-4:00PM Advanced Contra Dance
4:00PM-6:30PM Potluck -
if weather permits we'll be outside! (Please bring table setting if possible.)
6:30-7PM New Dancer workshop
7-10PM regular dance
Band: Wild Rumpus (Debra Clark Colón, Karl Clark Colón, & Bobby Douglas)
Caller: Darlene Underwood will call all dances.

Information about our Fall Looking Glass Festival is coming very soon, please check back! 

 

The Looking Glass has organized monthly contra and square dances, workshops, and other traditional music and arts activities for close to 35 years. We're a volunteer non-profit family-friendly organization, and all are welcome, regardless of age, color, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression. You don't even need to come with a partner. Please join us on the dance floor soon! Costs are $10 for members of Looking Glass, $12 for non-members, and $6 for students.  We dance from 7-10pm, with a New Dancer Lesson at 6:30om.  If you're new or just want to brush up, please join us for the lesson. 

What's Happening This Spring 2019?

Our regular dances are usually held on the first and third Saturday evenings during the school year, beginning in September. Here's the short version of our upcoming dance schedule, but be sure to click the link above for Contra Dances for the rest of the schedule, costs, DANCE LOCATIONS and much more! 

Dances noted with TBA will be filled in as we confirm callers and bands.

Saturday April 20 - hosted by LGMAA, held at Dewitt Township Community Center
Band: Scarlett Runner String Band, Caller: Laurie Pietrevalle

Saturday May 4 - hosted by TPF, held at Dewitt Township Community Center.
Band: Askin' for Trouble, Caller: Dwayne Johnson

May 18, 2019
Ulyana Maystrenko is celebrating her 65th birthday this year! Note location change: We'll dance at the Foster Community Center at 200 N Foster Ave, Lansing, MI
See all details to the right.

Saturday June 1 - hosted by TPF, held at CUMC - (please check back for more information!)
Band: Debbie Jackson & Friends, Caller: TBA

Saturday June 15 - hosted by LGMAA, held at CUMC - (please check back for more information!)
Band: TBA, Caller: TBA

 

   
See the rest of our schedule on our regular Contra Dances page!

See below? That's us having a blast!


CarolDancing

 

 

If you haven't tried this yet, we encourage you to come to a dance soon. It truly is a great time, as you will see, because everyone is smiling! Come at 6:30pm for the lesson. Plus, the caller gives us a walk-through before every dance, to show us how it's done. Then be ready to have a blast with us!

 


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!

 


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