Welcome to English Country Dancing in White Plains, NY!

In case of inclement weather, cancelation notices will posted to the website in a timely manner.
Please check the website or call one of the numbers below before traveling to the dance.
English Country Dance basics are easily learned. All dances are taught by expert teachers  accompanied by live music. 
Beginners, with or without a partner, are warmly welcomed at all Thursday events and our experienced dancers will partner with you throughout the evening. 
ear comfortable, informal clothing, with low-heeled, soft-soled shoes and come
 at 7:15 for a quick orientation. We dance most Thursdays from September to May. Once a month we have a dance party or special event on a Friday or Saturday for which some experience is highly desirable.
THURSDAY NIGHT DANCES:        7:30 - 10:00 PM        CDW Members   $8        Others $10
WEEKEND PARTIES:                      8:00 - 11:00 PM        CDW Members   $12        Students $10       Others $15

Location: All regular dances (except for the Celebration of Spring Ball) take place in White Plains at the Church in the Highlands, corner of Bryant & Grandview Avenues (only a short taxi ride from the White Plains Metro-North train station).
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Upcoming Special Events

                     Feb 21 (Sunday afternoon)   Chocolate Round O                Robin Hayden                 Lady Jane's Delight
                    March 19 (Saturday)              Celebration of Spring Ball**      Paul, Judi, Orly              The Flying Romanos
                    April 16 (Saturday)                April Showers                        Tom Amesse                 TBA
**A pdf of the 2016 ball booklet is available here.
To whet your appetite, check out these dance highlights on YouTube:
English Country Dancing Done Well an introductory selection of dances from the Childgrove YouTube channel.
Step Stately at the Celebration of Spring Ball (2015)
Cat in the Window at the Celebration of Spring Ball (2015)
Leah's Waltz at the CDW 40th Year Anniversary Party (2014)

Newcastle at the Celebration of Spring Ball (2011)

Dancing at the Celebration of Spring Ball

For additional information or in case of inclement weather,
please call one of the following people--
Carolyn: (914) 762-3619
Dick: (845) 735-3365
Leah: (914) 693-5577
Susan: (914) 762-8619