4-6 May 2018
14TH Annual 

Whitewater Whirl!

a mini dance vacation in WV's New River Gorge Scenic Recreation Area

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2018 Schedule

Posted February 20

Friday
Activities
05:00 - 11:00 pm
Check-in  [Dance Hall]
06:00 - 07:00 pm
Light meal ("Friday meal plan" option) [Dining Hall]
07:30 - 08:00 pm
Waltz - Contrarians [Dance Hall]
08:00 - 11:30 pm
 Contra - Cary Ravitz / Contrarians  [Dance Hall]
11:30 pm - 01:00 am
 Couples / Swing Dance - Contrarians [Dance Hall]
11:30 pm - ???
 Jamming, singing [Dining Hall]
Note
Dining Hall area is available for jamming, singing, impromptu volunteer workshops anytime it is not in use for scheduled workshops!
Saturday
Activities
08:00 - 09:00 am
Breakfast  [Meal Plan]
08:00 - 09:00 am
Waltz - recorded music [Dance Hall]
09:00 - 10:00 am
Waltz workshop - Gaye and Wayne / Contrarians [Dance Hall]
Dance calling workshop - Cary Ravitz [Dining Hall]
10:15 - 11:45 am
Contra Flow - Cary Ravitz / Contrarians [Dance Hall]
11:45 am - 01:00 pm
Lunch break [Dance Hall]
Lunch (meal plan)  [Dining Hall]
01:00 - 02:00 pm
English Country Dance - Gay Fifer / The Ripples [Dance Hall]
Dance Choreography - Cary Ravitz [Dining Hall]
02:15 - 03:15 pm
Kerry Sets - Gaye Fifer / The Ripples [Dance Hall]
Blues Dance Moves - Rob Zisette [Dining Hall]
03:30 - 05:30 pm
 Challenging Contras - Gaye Fifer & Cary Ravitz / The Ripples [Dance Hall]
05:30 - 07:00 pm
Dinner break [Dance Hall]
Dinner (meal plan) [Dining Hall]
07:30 - 08:00 pm
Couples dance - The Ripples [Dance Hall]
08:00 - 11:00 pm
Contra - Gaye Fifer / The Ripples  [Dance Hall]
11:15 pm - ???
Blues Dance Party - Rob Zisette [Dance Hall]
11:00 pm - ???
Jamming & singing  [Dining Hall]
Note
Dining Hall area is available for jamming, singing, impromptu volunteer workshops anytime it is not in use for scheduled workshops!
Sunday
Activities
08:30 - 9:30 am
Breakfast (meal plan) [Dining Hall]
09:30 - 10:30 am
Open Waltz - Rob Zisette, fiddle [Dance Hall]
Morning Sing and Jam - w/ Paul Epstein [Dining Hall]
10:30 - 01:30 pm
Farewell Contra - Gaye Fifer / The Ripples [Dance Hall]
12:30 - 02:30 pm
Lunch - meal plan. Eat in the hall or pickup food to take on the road. [Dining Hall]
01:30 - 02:30 pm:
Camp cleanup - help appreciated!

Updated: 2018-03-07