Bethany Waickman

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Sat Jan 13th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason - fiddle, Emily Troll - accordion, Bethany Waickman - guitar)
Alex Hennings will be calling
Topsham Grange
47 Pleasant St.
Topsham, ME
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com
Fri Jan 19th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmBoston Urban CeilidhSugarfoot (Amelia Mason - fiddle, Glen Loper - mandolin, Bethany Waickman - guitar) play a contra set as part of the Boston Celtic Music Festival's renowned (and 15th annual!) Boston Urban Ceilidh

The Atrium
50 Church Street
Cambridge, MA

8:00 - 8:45: Katie McNally’s Cape Breton Ceilidh Band
9:00 - 9:45: Sugarfoot
10:00 - 10:45: Boston Urban Ceilidh Band

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Sat Feb 3rd 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason on fiddle, Emily Troll on accordion, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Will Mentor will be calling
Peterborough Town House
1 Grove St.
Peterborough, NH
www.monadnockfolk.org/
Tue Feb 6th 6:00 pm  to 8:00 pmPrivate eventw/ Dance Panther Northport, ME
Thu Feb 8th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Mon Feb 12th 6:00 pm  to 8:00 pmPrivate eventw/ Dance Panther Vasselboro, ME
Thu Feb 15th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish session w/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Thu Feb 22nd 7:30 pm  to 10:00 pmContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason on fiddle, Emily Troll on accordion, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Dugan Murphy and Hannah Chamberlain will be calling
State Street Church
159 State St.
Portland, ME
www.portlandintowncontradance.com
Fri Feb 23rd 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason on fiddle, Emily Troll on accordion, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Caller TBA
St. Denis Parish Hall
298 Grand Army Road.
North Whitefield, ME
www.deffa.org
Sat Feb 24th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason on fiddle, Emily Troll on accordion, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Hannah Otten will be calling
Lenox Community Center
65 Walker Street
Lenox, MA
www.lenoxcontradance.org
Thu Mar 1st 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Thu Mar 8th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Fri Mar 9thContra dancewith Amy Larkin (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Chris Riciotti will be calling
Goff Hall
124 Bay State Rd.
Rehoboth, MA
www.contradancelinks.com/rehoboth.html 
Sat Mar 10th 7:30 pm  to 10:00 pmConcertwith The Colleen Raney Band
Colleen Raney (vocals, guitar, bodhran), Hanz Araki (flutes, whistles, vocals), Chris Stevens (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Kittery Dance Hall
7 Walker Street
Kittery, ME
www.thedancehallkittery.org
Thu Mar 15th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Sat Mar 17th 3:00 pm  to 6:00 pmIrish sessionw/ Chris Stevens, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Sat Mar 17th 8:00 pm  to 10:30 pmConcertwith The Colleen Raney Band
Colleen Raney (vocals, guitar, bodhran), Hanz Araki (flutes, whistles, vocals), Chris Stevens (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
One Longfellow Square
181 State Street
Portland, ME
www.onelongfellowsquare.com
Thu Mar 22nd 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Thu Apr 5th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Thu Apr 12thContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason - fiddle, Emily Troll - accordion, Bethany Waickman - guitar)
Dugan Murphy will be calling
The Concord Scout House
74 Walden St. 
Concord, MA
www.neffa.org/thursday-contras/ 
Fri Apr 13thContra dancewith Julie Metcalf (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Steve Zakon-Anderson will be calling 
Goff Hall
124 Bay State Rd. 
Rehoboth, MA
www.contradancelinks.com/rehoboth.html 
Sun Apr 15th 3:00 pm  to 6:00 pmIrish sessionwith Jaime Eller (fiddle), Glen Loper (tenor banjo), and Bethany Waickman (guitar)
RiRa Irish Pub
72 Commercial St.
Portland, ME 
www.rira.com 
Thu Apr 19th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Fri Apr 20th 7:00 pm  to 9:00 pmConcert with Lissa SchneckenburgerLissa Schneckenburger (fiddle and vocals) and Bethany Waickman (guitar) in concert
First Universalist Church
97 Main St.
Yarmouth, ME
www.uuyarmouth.org
Sat Apr 21st 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Steve Zakon-Anderson
Lenox Community Center
65 Walker St.
Lenox, MA
www.lenoxcontradance.org
Tue Apr 24th 7:00 pm  to 10:00 pmPrivate eventDance Panther (Alden Robinson on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar and piano)
Chrissy Fowler will be calling
North Haven, ME
Thu Apr 26th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Thu May 3rd 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Fri May 4th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Will Mentor will be calling
Ukrainian Hall
405 Fairmount W.
Montreal, QC
www.contramontreal.org
Sat May 5th 3:30 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Will Mentor will be calling

3:30 - 5:30: challenging contra
6:00: potluck
8:00 - 11:00: contra

Churchill Rec Centre
345 Richmond Road
Ottawa, ON
www.ottawacontra.ca
Thu May 10th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Thu May 17th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Fri May 18th to Sun May 20thContra dance weekendwith Anadama (Amelia Mason on fiddle, Emily Troll on accordion, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Gaye Fifer will be calling
Berkshire Outdoor Center at Chimney Corner
591 Hamilton Rd.
Becket, MA
www.formtheocean.com
Thu May 24th 7:30 pm  to 10:30 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
David Millstone will be calling
Carpenters Hall
407 Denali St.
Anchorage, AK
www.thedancingbears.org
Fri May 25th to Mon May 28thContra dance weekendwith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Carol Ormand and David Millstone will be calling
Kings Lake Camp
Wasilla, AK
www.thedancingbears.org
Thu May 31st 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Rick Mohr will be calling
Commodore Barry Club / Irish Center
6815 Emlen St.
Philadelphia, PA
www.thursdaycontra.com 
Fri Jun 1st 8:30 pm  to 11:30 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Sue Gola will be calling
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
7300 MacArthur Blvd.
Glen Echo, MD
www.fridaynightdance.org
Sat Jun 2nd 7:30 pm  to 10:30 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Brian Hamshar will be calling
Lewis Ginter Recreation Center
3421 Hawthorne Ave.
Richmond, VA
tadamsva.org 
Sun Jun 3rd 7:30 pm  to 10:30 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Janine Smith will be calling
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
7300 MacArthur Blvd.
Glen Echo, MD
www.fsgw.org 
Thu Jun 7th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
Fri Jun 8th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Tony Parks will be calling
Goff Hall
124 Bay State Rd.
Rehoboth, MA
www.contradancelinks.com/rehoboth.html
Sat Jun 9th 7:00 pm  to 9:00 pmConcert with the Colleen Raney BandColleen Raney (vocals, bodhran, guitar), Hanz Araki (flutes, whistles, vocals, bodhran), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Three Bridges Concert Series
58 North Main St.
Newport, NH
libraryartscenter.org/threebridges/ 
Wed Jun 13th 7:30 pm  to 9:00 pmConcert with FodhlaNicole Rabata (flute and whistle), Ellery Klein (fiddle), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Irish Night at Blue
650 Congress St. 
Portland, ME
www.portcityblue.com 
Thu Jun 14th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien
Maine Craft Distilling
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Fri Jun 15th to Sun Jun 17thMaine Fiddle Campteaching DADGAD guitar at Weekend I
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddle.org 
Sun Jun 17th to Fri Jun 22ndMaine Fiddle Campteaching DADGAD guitar at the June Week
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddle.org
Fri Jun 22nd to Sun Jun 24thMaine Fiddle Campteaching DADGAD guitar at Weekend II
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddle.org 
Thu Jun 28th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Thu Jul 5th 7:30 pm  to 10:00 pmContra dancewith Audrey Budington (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Shari Shakti will be calling
State Street Church 
159 State St. 
Portland, ME
www.portlandintowncontradance.com 
Fri Jul 6th to Sun Jul 8thContra dance weekendOoh La La with Stomp Rocket
(Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin and tenor banjo, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Mavish will be the host band
Callers: Steve Zakon-Anderson, Adina Gordon, and Mary Wesley 
Richmond, Quebec 
www.oohlaladance.com 
Thu Jul 12th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Thu Jul 19th 5:00 pm  to 7:00 pmPrivate eventLand's Sake Farm
Weston, MA
www.landssake.org 
Sat Jul 21st 6:00 pm  to 9:00 pmPrivate eventLand's Sake Farm
Weston, MA
www.landssake.org 
Thu Jul 26th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Fri Jul 27th to Sat Jul 28thPrivate eventDance Panther (Alden Robinson, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
w/ Chrissy Fowler
North Haven, ME
Thu Aug 2nd 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Sun Aug 5th to Fri Aug 10thMaine Fiddle Campteach DADGAD guitar at August Week I 
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddle.org 
Fri Aug 10th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason on fiddle, Emily Troll on accordion, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Ron Blechner will be calling
Goff Hall
124 Bay State Rd.
Rehoboth, MA
www.contradancelinks.com/rehoboth.html
Sun Aug 12th to Fri Aug 17thMaine Fiddle Campteaching DADGAD guitar at August Week II
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddle.org 
Sat Aug 18th 7:00 pm  to 11:00 pmPrivate eventwith Anadama
Greenfield, MA
Thu Aug 23rd 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Fri Aug 24th 8:00 pm  to 10:00 pmConcertwith the Colleen Raney Band
Colleen Raney (vocals, guitar, bodhran), Hanz Araki (flutes, whistles, vocals), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Frontier Cafe
14 Maine St. 
Brunswick, ME
www.explorefrontier.com 
Sun Aug 26th 8:00 pm  to 10:00 pmConcertwith the Colleen Raney Band
Colleen Raney (vocals, guitar, bodhran), Hanz Araki (flutes, whistles, vocals), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
House Concert
Nazareth, PA
www.colleenraney.com 
Thu Aug 30th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Fri Aug 31st to Sun Sep 2ndContra dance weekendContrathon w/ Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
The Organic Family Band will also be there
Calling by Nick Boulet and Vicki Herndon
Held at Serenity Knoll
Jonesborough, TN
www.serenityknoll.com
Thu Sep 6th 7:30 pm  to 10:30 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
Andrew Stout will be calling
The Concord Scout House
74 Walden St. 
Concord, MA
www.neffa.org/thursday-contra 
Fri Sep 7thContra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
Caller TBD
Camp Friendship 
339 8th Street, Park Slope 
Brooklyn, NY
www.brooklyncontra.org 
Sat Sep 8th 7:30 pm  to 10:30 pmContra dancewith Stomp Rocket
(Dave Langford on fiddle, Glen Loper on mandolin, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Caller TBA
Worcester, MA
www.worcesterdance.org 
Thu Sep 13th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Fri Sep 14thContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason on fiddle, Emily Troll on accordion, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Caller TBA
Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave.
Bates College
Lewiston, ME
www.freewillfolk.
Sat Sep 15th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason - fiddle, Emily Troll - accordion, Bethany Waickman - guitar)
caller TBA
Capital City Grange 
Montpelier, VT
capitalcitygrange.org
Sun Sep 16th 7:30 pm  to 10:30 pmContra dancewith Anadama (Amelia Mason - fiddle, Emily Troll - accordion, Bethany Waickman - guitar)
BIDA series
Masonic Hall (Porter Square)
1950 Mass Ave.
Cambridge, MA
www.bidadance.org 
Thu Sep 20th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com 
Fri Sep 21st to Sun Sep 23rdContra/English dance weekendAdirondack Dance Weekend w/ Eloise and Co. 
 - Becky Tracy (fiddle), Rachel Bell (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Frannie Marr, Steve Zakon-Anderson, Gene Murrow, and Tom Messe will be calling
Also playing: Party of Three, Bare Necessities, and Karen Axelrod 
Silver Bay YMCA Conference Center 
Lake George, NY
danceflurry.org/events_adirondack.php
Thu Sep 27th 5:30 pm  to 7:30 pmIrish sessionw/ Will Woodson, Kevin McElroy, Kevin O'Brien 
Maine Craft Distilling 
123 Washington Ave.
Portland, ME
www.mainecraftdistilling.com