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   FEBRUARY Regularly-scheduled Dances.
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Saturday, February 6; 7-12: $25
BANGERS & MASH plays Waltzes, Polkas, and Country dances for Casanova's Carnevale Ball in the Elks' Club foyer and Rathskeller, 2255 Santa Clara Avenue. Carnival, fantasy, or formal wear (and masks) admired, not required. No host bar. You may contribute food to share on the buffet. In advance through January 30: $20 payable via PayPal or The Period Events & Entertainment Re-Creation Society, 2144B Buena Vista Avenue, Alameda 94501 (Telephone: 1510/522-1731).

Thursday-Sunday, February 11-14: $300?: (other options available.)
8thAnnual San Francisco Salsa Rueda Festival (Tele­phone: 1510/207-4289) at Hotel Whitcomb ($139), 1231 Market Street (626-8000; Reservation tele­phone: 1800/­227-4747). In advance through December: $285.84. Here's who's playing. Answers?

Thursday, February 11; 8:00 'til the last dancer drops: $15 (included with week-end ticket)
The public is welcome to attend the Capital Swing Dancers Presidents' Day Conven­tion Early-Bird Dance at the Hotel Woodlake Convention Center, 500 Leisure Lane, Sacra­mento.♦

Friday-Sunday, February 12-14; $155; Students/Non-USA: $125; Younger than 18: $95
Capital Swing Dancers' (Tele­phone 1916/271-2385) Presidents' Day Conven­tion XXIII (AANCE, NASDE, NFA, WSDC, YASDA) at the Red Lion Hotel Woodlake ($95-$105), 500 Leisure Lane (Tele­phones: 1800/RED-LION; 916/922-2020), Sacra­mento. Event, two buffet-­style meals, hospi­tality suite: $139; Non-USA/Students: $110; younger than 18: $80 through February 11 payable to: Capital Swing Dancers, c/o Sheryl Zazzi, 1709 Lakewood Drive, West Sacra­mento 95691 (Telephones: Reservations, 1916/922-2020; Hotel, /607-8282). Answers?

Friday, February 12; 9-12: $8
Black Red White Valentine Ball! (Waltz, Polka, ChaCha, NiteClub TwoStep) at the First United Methodist Church, 625 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto. Class at 7 with Jim Kleinrath and Melody, $12. Please wear Black and/or Red and/or White T-shirts to tails; a little dress to pants. Answers? Upstairs Fellowship Hall entrance on right of courtyard, facing away from street. Park in church park lot or lot at Cowper and University.

Saturday, February 13; 7-10: Grati$!
THE ELY BROTHERS & THE DOUBLETAKE BAND play for the Valentine Sock Hop at the Presidio Officers Club, 50 Moraga Avenue. Reservation required!

Saturday, February 13; 7-12: $??
Valentine's Day Party at Two Left Feet Dance Center, 194 Diablo Road, Danville (Telephone: 1925/831-8111). Classes at 7 and 8. Answers?

Saturday, February 13; 9-11:30: $12
Viennese Waltz Valentine's Party in the Lucie Stern Ballroom at the Cubberley Pavilion, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Class at 8. (Telephone: 1650/648-3633) Answers?

Saturday, February 13; 9-1: $25; with dinner at 7: $35
Chinese New Year Party and Valentine's Day Dance at the Allegro Ballroom at 5855 Christie Ave­nue, Emery­ville (Tele­phone: 1510/655-2888). Lion Dance and Costume contests. Buffet dinner at 7 and dance in advance: $30. San Fran­cisco Bay Bridge toward Sacra­mento then imme­di­ately into Right lane to exit at Powell Street. Right at light then Left at next two lights to park behind gas station. From Berkeley, Powell Street exit. Left at first, second, fourth, and fifth lights to park behind gas station.

Sunday, February 14; 2:30-6:30: Re$ervation only!
Golden Gate Smooth Dancers' Valentine's Day dance and dinner at 5 at the South San Fran­cisco Rec­rea­tion Center, 33 Arroyo Drive. Reservation deadline: February 11, $30 payable to Golden Gate Smooth Dancers, 759 Grand Avenue, South San Francisco 94080 (Telephone: 265-7063). Class at 1:30. Answers?

Sunday February 14; 6-9: Two drink minimum, plea$e
Steve Lucky & Carmen Getit Quartet plays at the Bull Valley Roadhouse, 14 Canyon Lake Drive, Port Costa (Telephone: 1510/787-1135). Eastshore Freeway (80) toward Sacramento, Crockett exit (27) to left on Pomona Street to Carquinez Scenic Drive to Canyon Lake Drive. 31 miles from City Hall.

Sunday, February 14; ~8:00 'til the last dancer drops: $15
The public is welcome to attend the Capital Swing Dancers Presidents' Day Conven­tion dance at the Hotel Woodlake, 500 Leisure Lane, Sacra­mento.♦

Tuesday, February 16; 8-12: Two drink minimum, plea$e.
LAVAY SMITH & HER RED HOT SKILLET LICKERS play at Local Edition, 691 Market Street (Telephone: 795-375).

Saturday, February 20; 7:30-12: $45
Chinese New Year Celebration, a dance with dinner at 6:30, at Just Dance Ballroom, 2500 Embar­ca­dero East, Oakland (Tele­phone: 1510/436-9888). In advance through February 5: $38. From San Francisco Bay Bridge, Nimitz Freeway (880) toward San José; exit 23rd Avenue to Right at signal, Right into second driveway. Answers?

Friday, February 26 — NOT TONIGHT, DEAR!
The Fourth Friday dance isn't happening tonight at the Lake Merritt Dance Center.

Friday-Sunday, February 26-28: $199
Swingin' At The Savoy with Norma Miller, Chazz Young, and Chester Whitmore at the Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Avenue, Oakland. In advance: $169 through January 20, $179 through February 15.
   Friday, 8:30-12: $30? – Le Jazz Hot
  Saturday, 8:30-12: $40? – Don Neely Swingtet

Friday-Sunday, February 26-28: $384 each of two (other options available)
Dance in the world's only railroad dance car or listen to MARK GUSTASON in the Piano Lounge, through the Sierra Nevada aboard the adults-only Reno Fun Train: Murder Mystery a.k.a. Michelle Kinkaid's Train Magic departing Friday, February 26 from Emery­ville at 9:45, Richmond at 10, Martinez at 10:35, Suisun at 11, Sacra­mento at 12:05, returning Sunday, February 28. Music for dancing in the world's only dance car, listening in the piano lounge. Transportation, two light meals, two nights at Silver Legacy Resort Casino, and “Fun Book”. Payable to Michelle Kinkaid, 671 Athens Street, San Francisco 94112. Call 585-6282.

Saturday, February 27; 09:00-23:59: Price$
16thAnnual Berkeley Classic, in the Pauley Ballroom, 2474 Bancroft Way, Berkeley. Answers?

Saturday, February 27; 8-12: Two drink minimum, plea$e – Partner advised!
MITCH WOODS & HIS ROCKET 88s at Nick's Seafood Restaurant, 100 Rockaway Beach, Pacifica (Telephone: 1650/359-3900).

Sunday, February 28: 7-10:30: $10 — CHANGE OF VENUE!
LEFTLakeside Swing! at Two Left Feet Dance Center, 194 Diablo Road, Danville (Telephone: 1925/831-8111). Class at 6 and dance: $15. Answers?

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Wednesday, March 2; 9-11:30: $8 (discounts for bona fide students)
Mission City Swing's, a West Coast Swing phenomenon, Second Anniversary of weekly dances at the Polish Club of San Francisco, 3040 Twenty-second Street. Intermediate class at 7 or Fun­da­ment­als class at 8 and dance: $15. Both classes and dance: $25. CAVEAT: This is not in Mission City (Santa Clara).

Friday, March 4; 20:00-02:30: $20
TBA plays for dancing Salsa and Bachata at Dance Fridays First Anniversary in two rooms at 550 Barneveld Avenue. Classes at 8.

Saturday, March 5; 7-12: $25
BANGERS & MASH plays Waltzes, Polkas, Schottisches, Mazurkas, the Prince of Wales Own Lancers, and the Patience Quadrille for the Green Carnation Ball: 1895 in the Elks' Club Lodge Room, 2255 Santa Clara Avenue. Late Victorian, pre-Raphælite, æsthetic, or formal wear admired, not required. No host bar. You may contribute food to share on the buffet. In advance through February 27: $20 payable via PayPal or The Period Events & Entertainment Re-Creation Society, 2144B Buena Vista Avenue, Alameda 94501 (Telephone: 1510/522-1731).

Saturday, March 12; 7:30-2: $15 – Workshops 2-7:30: $60
Swing In the South Bay VI (Telephone: 1510/684-2442) at Dance Boulevard, 1824 Hillsdale Ave­nue, San José (Tele­phone: 1408/264-9393). Workshops with Melissa Rutz, Edwin Li & Joanna Meinl, ​Connor & Mackenzie Goodmanson. In advance: $50 through February. Answers?

Sunday, March 13; 2:30-6:30: Re$ervation only!
Golden Gate Smooth Dancers' Saint Patrick's Day dance and dinner at 5 at the South San Fran­cisco Rec­rea­tion Center, 33 Arroyo Drive. Reservation deadline: March 10, $30 payable to Golden Gate Smooth Dancers, 759 Grand Avenue, South San Francisco 94080 (Telephone: 265-7063). Class at 1:30. Answers?

Sunday, March 13; 6:30-10: $12 – Workshops at 4:30 and dance; $40
Swing Joins Country XXV, a day of Swing and Country dancing and Show at the Peninsula Italian American Social Club, 100 North B Street, San Mateo. Jack ’n’ Jill Team Match. Workshops with Michelle Kinkaid, Glenn & Sue Cravalho, Craig Johnson & Joan Lun­dahl, Randy & Stephanie Krul, Jason & Yvonne Wayne 4:30-6:30 and dance $30 through March 5 sent to Michelle Kinkaid, 671 Athens Street, San Fran­cisco 94112-3530 (Telephone: 585-6282). — From Bayshore (101), Third Avenue toward hills; Right at light after railroad tracks; venue at right about a half-block before T intersection. From Junípero Serra Freeway (280), San Mateo exit to second El Camino Real exit to Right on Second Avenue; Left on B Street; venue at right about a half block before T intersection.

Friday, March 18; 8-11: $6
On The Town Latin dancing wearing green tonight at the Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Avenue, Oakland. Class at 7. Refreshments, prizes.

Friday, March 18; 9-11:30: $9
St. Patrick's Dance in the Lucie Stern Ballroom at the Cubberley Pavilion, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Class at 8. (Telephone: 1650/648-3633) Answers?

Saturday, March 19; 7-11:30: $18; Minors: $11
The Redwood Empire Swing Dance Club's (HotLine: 1707/523-9477) annual Black & White Ball and Potluck Dinner (please take food to share) at the Petaluma Veterans Memorial Building, 1094 Petaluma Boulevard South. Formal attire requested. Answers? Via Redwood Highway (101) from Golden Gate Bridge, Petaluma Boulevard South, Left at signal, Right into second drive­way.♦

Saturday, March 26 — NOT TONIGHT, DEAR!
The Redwood Empire Swing Dance Club's Fourth Saturday dance in Santa Rosa was the annual Black & White Ball and Potluck Dinner last Saturday in Petaluma q.v. above.

Saturday, March 26; 8:30-?: $17, Students: $13
STEVE LUCKY & THE RHUMBA BUMS featuring Miss Carmen Getit play for up-tempo dancing at Ashkenaz Music & Dance Commu­nity Center, 1317 San Pablo Ave­nue, Berkeley. Shows: 1510/525-5054; Office: -5099. Class at 8.

Sunday, March 27: 7-10:30: $10
Lakeside Swing! returns to its regular venue, the Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Avenue, Oakland. Class at 6 and dance: $15. Answers?

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Saturday, April 2; 6-12: $13 until 9:00.
The Next Generation Swing Dance Club celebrates its Twenty-seventh Anniversary, at the Allegro Ball­room, 5855 Christie Avenue, Emeryville (Telephone: 1510/655-2888). No class tonight. San Fran­cisco Bay Bridge toward Sacra­mento then imme­diately into Right lane to exit at Powell Street. Right at light then Left at next two lights to park behind gas station. From Berkeley, take Powell Street exit. Left at first, second, fourth, and fifth lights to park behind gas station.

Saturday, April 2; 8-12: $25
BANGERS & MASH play Waltzes, Polkas Tangos, Two Steps, One Steps, Mixers for The Doctor Dances on The Titanic: 1912 at the Elks' Club Lodge Room, 2255 Santa Clara Avenue, Alameda. Costumes, period, or modern evening dress admired, not required. Bar. Food to share welcome. In advance: $20 through March 26 payable via PayPal or The Period Events & Entertainment Re-Creation Society, 2144B Buena Vista Avenue, Alameda 94501 (Telephone: 1510/522-1731). Class at 7.

Saturday, April 9; 9-11:30: $75 with dinner at 8
Golden Gate Smooth Dancers' April in Paris coronation ball at the Crown Plaza Hotel (Code: SDD=$139 through March 28 at telephone 1650/­570-5700), 1221 Chess Drive, Foster City. hospi­tality at 2, Cocktails at 5, Coronation at 7, Dinner at 8. Formal attire, please. Reservations: Payment with order for PRIME RIB, PETRALE SOLE, or VEGETARIAN WELLINGTON to Golden Gate Smooth Dancers, Inc., 759 Grand Avenue, South San Francisco 94080 (Telephone: 265-7063). Answers?

Saturday, April 23; 8-?: $??
The Redwood Empire Swing Dance Club (HotLine: 1707/523-9477) resumes its normal Fourth Saturday Dance schedule at the Odd Fellows Hall, 545 Pacific Avenue, Santa Rosa. Class at 8.

Sunday, April 24; 7-10:30: $10
Lakeside Swing's Fourteenth Anniversary Dance, at the Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Avenue, Oakland. Class at 6 and dance: $15. Snacks. Answers?

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Saturday, February 6; 7-12: $25
Bangers & Mash play for Casanova's Carnevale Ball. Please see details above.

Saturday, February 13; 7-10: Grati$!
The Ely Brothers & The Doubletake Band play the Valentine Sock Hop. Please see details above.

Tuesday, February 16; 8-12: Two drink minimum, plea$e.
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers play at at at Local Edition. Please see details above.

Feberuary 25-March 8: Various venues and prices
San José Jazz Winter Fest.

Saturday, February 27; 8-12: Two drink minimum, plea$e – Partner advised!† Mitch Woods & His Rocket 88s at Nick's Seafood Restaurant. Please see details above.

March 1-8: Various venues and prices
San José Jazz Winter Fest.

Saturday, March 26; 8:30-?: $17, Students: $13
Steve Lucky & The Rhumba Bums play for up-tempo dancing at Ashkenaz. See details above.

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Sundays at 1; $20 or Grati$ for Cache Club members — Take a partner!
Cache Creek Casino Resort's Big Band Orchestra & Ballroom Dancing Series in its Club 88 at 14455 Highway 16, Brooks (Telephone: 1888/772-2243). Ninety miles from City Hall via InterState Highway 505 from Vacaville to take the Highway 16/Esparto exit, left at the signal. Then about 13 miles on Highway 16.
January 31
February 14
February 21
February 28
March  6
March 13
March 20
VALERIE V BIG BAND
MIKE GALISATUS BIG BAND
VALERIE V BIG BAND
SILVER MOON ORCHESTRA
VALERIE V BIG BAND
MARTINI STRAIGHT UP
VALERIE V BIG BAND

Music Venues where there might be dancers.
AMNESIA …
853 Valencia Street

BLONDIE'S BAR
540 Valencia Street

CIGAR BAR & GRILL
850 Montgomery Street

CLUB DELUXE
1511 Haight Street

LOCAL EDITION
691 Market Street

MAKE OUT ROOM
3225 Twenty-second Street
NICK'S SEAFOOD RESTAURANT
100 Rockaway Beach, Pacifica

SWIG
561 Geary Street

SUNDAYS
6:30-9: Two drink minimum, plea$e. Take a partner!
The Electric Squeezebox Orchestra, (née The [San Francisco] Bay Area Composer's Big Band) concert at Doc's Lab née The Purple Onion, 124 Columbus Avenue (Telephone: 649-6191). Answers?

9-1:30: No cover! Partner, and hearing protection, advised!†
Ed Ivey Blues Jam at Swig, 561 Geary Street (Tele­phone: WAlnut 1-7392).

Third Sunday
4-6:30: $15 – Partner advised!
PAUL PRICE SOCIETY ORCHESTRA plays dance music from the 1890s to 1930s (Waltz, Polka, Tango, Maxixe, etc.) at the Palo Alto Masonic Center, 461 Florence Street. Class at 3. Refreshments. Castle House Vintage Dance's Stan Isaacs telephone: 1650/858-2568. Answers?

7-9: $8 – Partner advised!
CLASS ACT BIG BAND plays for Sunday Swing's up-tempo dancing at the Lake Merritt Dance Center, 200 Grand Ave­nue, Oakland (Tele­phone: 1510/504-2176 ). Class at 6 and dance: $12. This gig doesn't happen Easter, in May, July, September, November, or Christmas. Answers?

MONDAYS
8-11: Two drink minimum, plea$e. Take a partner!
THE FIL LORENZ ORCHESTRA concert at Local Edition, 691 Market Street.
WARNING: Last-minute cancellations are common. Call 795-1375 aſter five to confirm!

TUESDAYS
8-11: Two drink minimum, plea$e.
THE COSMO ALLEYCATS play for up-tempo dancing at at Local Edition, 691 Market Street. WARNING: Last-minute cancellations are common. Call 795-1375 aſter five to confirm!

9:45-12: $12
STOMPY JONES play The Tuesday Night Jump when not on The Road, at Verdi Club, 2424 Mari­posa Street (Tele­phone: 861-9190). Intermediate Lindy Hop and Balboa classes at 7; Beginners' class at 9 and dance: $15. Tele­phone: 505-8530. Answers?

Third Tuesday; 8-10:30: $10 – Partner advised!
STARDUSTER ORCHESTRA, with varying vocalists, plays Starduster Tuesday in the Mill Val­ley Community Center's Cascade Ballroom, 180 Camino Alto (Telephone: 383-1370). Light refresh­ments.

Last Tuesday; 8-10:30: $5 – Partner advised!
DAVE'S SWINGTIME BAND (Tele­phone: 1510/521-3219) featuring vocalist Janese Powell at Temple Israel, 3183 Mecartney Road, Alameda (Tele­phone: 1510/522-9355). From San Fran­cisco Bay Bridge: Nimitz Free­way (880) toward Alameda/San José to High Street Bridge into Alameda. Leſt at fiſth signal (Otis Drive); right lane across bridge to imme­di­ately take right fork onto Island Drive to shopping center;  right onto Mecartney Road at STOP sign, right into the shopping center at gas station; leſt (before drug store) to end of parking lot at Temple Israel.

WEDNESDAYS
6:30-11:30: $5 – Partner advised!
RICARDO SCALES at the Top o'Th'Mark, 898 Mason Street. Jazz, Swing, R&B. Call 616-6916 for general, 616-6940 for specific, information.

7:15-12: $5
Various bands play for dancing at the Saddle Rack, 4201 Boscell Road, Fremont (Tele­phone: 1510/979-0477). Class at 7:30. Answers?

9:30-1: $10
Various groups play for Cat's Corner's high tempo Swing dancing at Balançoire Night Club, 2565 Mission Street (Telephone: 920-0577). Class at 8:30 add $5. Answers?

THURSDAYS
7-11: $10 – Partner advised!
PURE ECSTASY plays for dancing at the Top o'Th'Mark, 898 Mason Street. Call 616-6916 for general, 616-6940 for specific, information.

7:15-12: $5
Swingin' at The Rack to various bands at the Saddle Rack, 4201 Boscell Road, Fremont (Tele­phone: 1510/979-0477). Class at 7:30. Answers?

Second Thursday; 8:30-12: $5
San Francisco Jazz's Hotplate Series: Joe Henderson Lab, SFJAZZ Center, 201 Franklin Street.

Second and Fourth Thursdays
COSMO ALLEYCATS play for up-tempo dancing at Blondie's Bar & No Grill, 540 Valencia Street (Telephone: 864-2419).

Third Thursdays 7:30-10:30: $6
THE LYRATONES play for dancing at the Santa Clara Senior Center, 1303 Fremont Street at Monroe Street (Telephone: 1408/615-3170).

Fourth and Second Thursdays
COSMO ALLEYCATS play for up-tempo dancing at Blondie's Bar & No Grill, 540 Valencia Street (Telephone: 864-2419).

FRIDAYS
7-10: Two drink minimum, plea$e.
The Lake Merritt Hotel's Terrace Room presents various groups who play for dancing. Reservations: 1510/903-3771. Answers?

8:30-11:30: Two drink minimum, plea$e.
Also Saturdays. Blues & BBQ at the Smoking Pig BBQ Company, 3340 Mowry Avenue, Fremont (Telephone: 1510/713-1854). Answers?

9-11:30: $12
Various bands play for dancing at Just Dance Ballroom, 2500 Embar­ca­dero East, Oakland (Tele­phone: 1510/436-9888). Class at 8:15. From San Francisco Bay Bridge, Nimitz Freeway (880) toward San José; exit 23rd Avenue to Right at signal, Right into second driveway. Answers?

7:15-8:59: $10; 9-1:30: $15
Various bands play for dancing at the Saddle Rack, 4201 Boscell Road, Fremont (Tele­phone: 1510/979-0477). Class at 7:30. Answers?

First Friday; 10-?:
LAVAY SMITH SOULTET plays at Club Deluxe, 1511 Haight Street (Telephone: 552-6949).

Last Friday; 8:30-11:30: $15; Recorded music: $12
Various groups play for up-tempo dancing at Ellington Hall's Friday Night Swing, 3535 Industrial Drive, B4, Santa Rosa (Tele­phone: 1707/545-6150x25). Class at 7:30. Answers? From Redwood Highway (101) North­bound: Mendocino Avenue/Old Redwood Highway, Right at YIELD, overpass to Right on driveway past Payless Shoes to end. Southbound: Hopper Avenue to Leſt to Right on Industrial Drive, Right on driveway past Payless Shoes to end.

SATURDAYS
7:15-8:59: $10; 9-1:30: $20
Various bands play for dancing at the Saddle Rack, 4201 Boscell Road, Fremont (Tele­phone: 1510/979-0477). Class at 7:30. Answers?

8:30-11:30: Two drink minimum, plea$e.
Also Fridays. Blues & BBQ at the Smoking Pig BBQ Company, 3340 Mowry Avenue, Fremont (Telephone: 1510/713-1854). Answers?

Fourth Saturday: 9-11:15: $17 / Students: $13
Fourth Saturday Swing at at Ashkenaz Music & Dance Commu­nity Center, 1317 San Pablo Ave­nue, Berkeley. Shows: 1510/525-5054; Office: -5099. Class at 8.

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