Trillium Twirl ~ Come Dance with Us!  April 27 - 29, 2018!

We're happy to welcome back the playful and gracious Sarah VanNorstrand!
Welcome to Changeling, and their fiery brand of traditional Celtic Music!

Registration is OPEN NOW!

Sarah Van Norstrand Check this video from Portland Raindance 2017 featuring Sarah Van Norstrand's clear fun calling to music by Great Bear.

2018 Trillium Twirl Program ~ Final ! 

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 Fri Eve    
5:30 - 7pm
 Potluck - bring a delish dish to share!
Fri Night

Great to See You Again Dance Party! 
Christy English emcee with Local Callers & Sarah Van Norstrand with Changeling
Sat Day  Early A.M.      
Dance Stretching, Breakfast

♫  English Country Dance - Bob Messer with Debbie Jackson & Earl Gaddis
♫  Trillium Tune-Up - Mike Clark with Judi Morningstar, Sarah Tyriver, Steve Rohs


♫ English Country Dance - Ray Bantle
with Earl Gaddis, Susan Lazar, Debbie Jackson
♫  Sarah's (Current) Favorites - Sarah
Van Norstrand with Changeling
   11:30am Open Waltz

12 noon

1:30pm ♫  English Country Dance - Ray Bantle with Debbie Jackson, Earl Gaddis, Susan Lazar
♫  Dutch Crossing - Roger Williams with Judi Morningstar & Betsy Foote
♫  Callers Workshop - Sarah Van Norstrand
♫  Open Jam
  3:15pm♫  Folk Song Reunion - Debbie Jackson
♫  Challenging Contras - Sarah Van Norstrand with Changeling
Open Waltz
   5:30pm    Dinner
   7:10pm Concert - Changeling
   8-11pm     Dance Party! Sarah Van Norstrand with Changeling
  11pm-12am Bonfire & Sing-a-long (Lakeside if weather permits, or lounge fireplace)
 Sun 7:30-8:15am
Dance Stretching
   9am (approx)
 Dancing & Workshops begin!
   12 noon
   12:50pm      Maypole, if weather allows
   1:15pm  Farewell Dance
   3:15pm  Ice Cream Social

Changeling! Find them at!

We're very pleased to present Changeling for your contra dancing pleasure!  Hear their tunes at   Changeling presents the fire and stark beauty of the Celtic traditions with (in the words of one fan) "the power of ten in a package of two." They travel from concert halls to dance halls, delighting fans and winning friends with their tunes, songs and stories."

Registration is open now! 

2018 promises to bring another great spring dance weekend! 

It looks like spring will come soon - finally !  We'll be at Clear Lake Camp, surrounded by woods and blooming Trillium grandiflorum.  We'll share food, chocolate and coffee, stories, campfire songs, music jams, quiet conversation, boisterous laughter and hugs, plus all that fantastic CONTRA Dancing, 4 SESSIONS of ENGLISH, and Squares !   Having you with us will only make it better!   Register now, and/or apply for a scholarship!  This is always a great weekend at Clear Lake Camp, the Outdoor Education Center of the Battle Creek Public Schools, on the shore of Clear Lake, 16 miles north of Battle Creek: 10160 M-37, Dowling, MI 49050  

For Questions: 

Contact David Baur or registrar
Rita Chapman at

revised  17April2018 rmc

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