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Contra Dancing

CCD dances every Friday from 8:00pm - 10:45pm (new dancers lesson from 7:30 - 8:00pm) at the Decatur Recreation Center, one block off the square in downtown Decatur, GA.

CCD dances on 1st, 3rd, and 5th Tuesdays from 8:00pm - 10:15pm at the Messiah Lutheran Church.

Please see our Calendar page for details.

You can also find other essential information about our dances on the About CCD page.

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Contra Dancing

Contra is a high-spirited dance that is elegant, lively and fun. It also needs to be and to feel safe.

To help ensure the safety of our dancers, CCD will not condone inappropriate behavior.

Inappropriate behavior includes, but is not limited to:

  • Dancing in such a way that makes others feel physically challenged or threatened
  • Actions that constitute sexual or non-sexual harassment of any kind

CLICK HERE to read CCD's policy on dangerous, illegal, or offensive behaviors and how you can report what you have seen or experienced.

Information for New Dancers...

Contra Dancing
Contra Dancing

Can We Talk?

Contra Dancing

Do you have questions about our contra dance?

Email or call one of our Steering Committee members.

Are you interested in booking a band and caller for your own dance? Email the CCD band and caller scheduler.

Do you want to be part of our online community of contra dancers? Connect via our Yahoo Groups listserv and our Facebook page.

Lights, Camera, Action!

A sampling of cool contra videos

Contra Dancing

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