WHERE TO DANCE

B.C. DANCE LOCATIONS

*CHANGES & CANCELLATIONS may occur- Please confirm with contact person before attending a circle.

*SUMMER – SOME CIRCLES BREAK FOR THE SUMMER.  Info on this page below is more accurate than the calendar (as calendar repeats dates that may not happen in the Summer)

Some circles listed below are not listed on the calendar as they do not happen on a regular (repeating) basis (i.e. They may occur on ‘one’ Sunday a month vs. 1st Sunday of the month or every Sunday or less frequently than once a month) .  

 

NORTHERN B.C. – ROBSON VALLEY

DUNSTER

Dunster Fine Arts School, 8252 Dunster-Croydon Road 

Sundays, once a month

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Cost:  $3-5

Contact:  Debby Ladouceur   debbyladouceur(at)gmail(dot)com  

(250) 968-4429

Rashmi Narayan   rashmi1802(at)yahoo(dot)com  

(250) 566-4361

McBRIDE

Scarecrow Farm – Annual Summer Dance camp with June Watts   

Contact:  debbyladouceur(at)gmail(dot)com  

(250) 968-4429

VALEMOUNT

Private Venue- please contact for location

Sundays, once a month – Facilitator lets dancers know by e-mail or phone.

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Cost:  free

Contact:  Rashmi Narayan   rashmi1802(at)yahoo(dot)com  

(250) 566 4361


CENTRAL B.C. 

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PRINCE GEORGE

Krell Wellness Studio – 513 Ahbau Street

Sundays (*1x per month)

12:00-2:00 pm

Cost:  No fee but small donation accepted

Contact:  *For dates please contact Micah  250-961-5983


SOUTHERN B.C. INTERIOR

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Private venue – Please contact for location

2nd Mondays 

4:00-5:30ish

Contact:  Marilyn Taylor   martay(at)nakusp(dot)net  

(250) 265-4123

Notes:  Indoors in the Winter and Outdoors (April/May – October), Instructor advertises and lets dancers know by email.

SALMON ARM

Private Residence – Please contact for location

1 Saturday a month (days vary)

1:30 – 3:30 pm

Cost:  free

Contact:  Naomi Silver (250) 835-4727


LOWER MAINLAND

LADNER

Please contact circledanceladner(at)gmail(dot)com for details.

NORTH VANCOUVER – Private Venue

Private Venue – *Please phone for location

3rd Tuesdays 

*Note: Sometimes this circle occurs on the 2nd Tuesday instead of the 3rd.

*No circles July/August (Summer Break)

6:45 – 9:00 pm

Cost:  By Donation

Contact:  Wendy Anne Park   jwedance(at)gmail(dot)com  

(604) 988-3522

Notes:  Special events with live music by Rondo Muzika

NORTH VANCOUVER – Co-Housing Venue

Quayside Village Co-Housing – 510 Chesterfield Ave

Fridays night before the 8 Sabbatts of the Sacred Wheel

7:00 – 9:30 pm

Cost:  By Donation (at the door)

Contact:  Mihaela Yeung   mihaela(dot)yeung(at)gmail(dot)com

Notes:  Please arrive 10 minutes early and bring snacks to share

2019 Dates:  Imbolc (no circle)/Spring Equinox (March 29)/Beltane (April 26)/Summer Solstice (June 21)/Lammas (August 2)/Fall Equinox(September 27)/Samhain (Nov 1)/Winter Solstice (Dec 20)

VANCOUVER – West Side 

Unitarian Centre (UCV)– 949 W. 49th Ave @ Oak St.

1st Tuesdays/2nd Mondays…..7:00-9:00 pm

1st Tuesdays (UCV) are co-facilitated by a variety of facilitators   

2nd Mondays are facilitated by Corinne Chepil & Friends   

Cost:  By Donation

Contact: Monday eves: dancingmachine(at)telus(dot)net  / Tuesday eves: lkemp(at)telus.net 

*No ‘regular’ Monday evening circles in July/August (Summer Break)

SUMMER 2019

NEW: Earth Spirit ritual and Circle Dance

TUES, JULY 30 & AUGUST 27…..7:00-9:00 pm

UCV (Unitarian Centre of Vancouver)…..949 W 49th Ave (at Oak)

Mairy and Mary are offering a summertime circle dance with pagan ritual on the last Tuesday of July and August.

For more details contact Mary at earthspiritucv@gmail.com

RSVP appreciated but not required.

http://vancouverunitarians.ca/earth-spirit-circle-dance/

All dance and earth spirit events at UCV listed here:  vancouverunitarians.ca/earth-spirit

Notes: For all Circle Dance events at UCV including Special Events, GLAD (Gathering for Labyrinth, Art & Dance) and ‘beginners’ circles:  http://vancouverunitarians.ca/education/adult-programs/circle-dance/

 

VANCOUVER – East Side

East Vancouver home – Please contact Corinne below for address

3rd Fridays…..7:00 – 9:00 pm  

facilitated by Corinne Chepil 

Cost:  By Donation

Contact:  Corinne Chepil   dancingmachine(at)telus(dot)net   

(604) 254-4360

*No circles July/August (Summer Break)


SUNSHINE COAST

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St. David & St Paul’s Anglican Church (6310 Sycamore Street) 

*2nd Sundays  (previously 3rd Sundays)

*except 1st Sunday in July (July 7, 2019 for World Sacred Circle Dance Day) – Please see Home Page posting:  Update:  BC Dances with the World

7:00-8:00 pm   

Contact:  Laura Berezan   lberezan(at)shaw(dot).ca

Note:  Powell River dates vary from season to season.  The circle dances 1x/month for 1 hour in the sanctuary or if weather permits, on the labyrinth on the church grounds.  All are welcome!

ROBERTS CREEK

Roberts Creek Co-Housing

3rd Fridays 

7:00-9:00 pm

*Please contact Sarah for Summer dates 

Sarah L’Estrange   sarestra(at)hotmail(dot)com  

(604) 740-3720

SECHELT

Karen Carlyle   vivencia(at)dccnet(dot)com


VANCOUVER ISLAND

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Private venue – Please contact for location

Every Wednesday (Break July-August)

7:30-9:00 pm

Cost:  $2-5

Contact:  Jan Carnahan   janccarnahan(at)gmail(dot)com    

(250) 715-1743

Notes:  Come a few minutes early for a cup of tea!

NANAIMO

MID-ISLE CIRCLE DANCE

Pacific Gardens Cohousing – 347 Seventh St., Nanaimo

1st Wednesday of each month- Break July & August

7:00 – 8:30 pm

Cost:  By Donation

Contact:  Claris Cowan   MidIsleCircleDance(at)shaw(dot)ca 

Claris (250) 924-1026 or Mary (250) 591-6883

Notes: For 5:30 pm Potlucks please contact Claris or Mary   

Free parking whenever you find room within property boundaries.  Enter through main doors, buzz #100 for access.

VICTORIA

Friends Meeting House – 1831 Fern Street

Note:  *The hall is closed to rentals during the month of August but we continue to dance in public parks. Please e-mail for details.

Tuesdays – 2nd, 3rd, 4th (and 5th if there is one) 

7:00-9:00 pm   Cost:  $8 drop-in

Contact:  victoriadancingcircle(at)gmail(dot)com

Notes: Our circle organizes and participates in special events – Please email for more details. 

CorUnum Yurt – 5990 Old West Saanich Road

A Circle of Compassion

3rd Sunday of the month

2:00-4:00 pm 

Cost:  By Donation 

Contact:  victoriadancingcircle(at)gmail(dot)com