January 25, 2014
The Peasant’s Dance
Shire of Crosston (San Jose, CA)
The 2014 Peasant’s Dance will be held at the lovely San Jose Women’s Club in San Jose CA. This enormous hall has a sprung wood dance floor!
In addition to dance and flirtation, there will be an arts display and a gambling den. There will be two preparatory dance classes: English Country Dance at 2pm, Italian and French Dance at 3:30pm. For the proposed list of dances see facebook event.
Dinner break is from 5-5:45pm. The Dance Ball begins at 6pm, ends at 10pm.
We do not have any access to the kitchen, please bring a picnic basket or plan to eat out. This is a damp site only (Beer and wine ok, no hard alcohol).
Please mark your bottles and leave them with the bartender.
If you are interested in playing with the dance band, please contact the autocrat. Please join the westdance email list (http://westdance.org/mailman/listinfo/westdance) for general information about music and dance in the West Kingdom.
Site Information: San Jose Women’s Club, 75 S 11th St. San Jose, CA 95112. Please respect the loading zone in front of the hall. Parking is free on most streets. The 8 spaces at the Women’s Club are reserved for staff/musicians only. Carpooling is highly encouraged. Nearest parking garage is SJSU’s North Parking garage at 10th and San Fernando, $5 all day.
Directions: From the north, take 280 S. Take the 11th St exit toward 10th Street.
From the south, take the 11th St exit toward 10th St. Turn right onto S 11th St, a one-way street. When you leave, remember to take 10th back to 280.
Event Hours: 1:30pm-11pm
Site Fee: donation only
Autocrat: Crystal of the Westermark (phone and address omitted)