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a dance party featuring country dancing

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Most people got up to dance the barn dance because it gave you the chance to get near someone you fancied," he said.
Those searching for the 'Old West', with its cowboys, Indians, red-jacketed Mounties and buffalo, will still find it reflected in country community gatherings: rodeos, barn dances, and colourful Aboriginal pow-wows.
BEFORE 1988 the only dances in fields were barn dances - but ten years on, you can't cross a decent sized patch without bumping into a festival rave-up.
Married 56 years, they began their barn dances while ranching near Pocatello decades ago; in the 1980s, after moving to Jerome, the family began holding the dances in a barn at the end of a 5 1/2-mile gravel road.
At the time, barn dances were regaining popularity, and on Friday nights, most of the teenage population of Spokane would race into the country to attend one or another of these wholesome events sponsored by various civic groups or churches.
A potluck supper will culminate with barn dances, featuring contra/square dancing followed by the Frye Mountain Band, in the dramatic 1830's post and beam Clark Barn, which has been moved and re-erected.
Since the group was formed in 1994, they have raised tens of thousands of pounds by organising various events including treasure hunts, quizzes and barn dances.
The centre will also be holding one of its popular barn dances on Saturday, from 7pm.
PALMDALE -- Two weekends of riding, roping, barn dances, tamales and mariachi bands are coming up at Desert Sands Park.
Ripponden Stepping Out Barn Dances are held on the third Saturday in the month between September and June.
Countryside dances and village hall events are being ``killed off'' while just half a dozen barn dances -- once the signature event of Young Farmers Clubs -- have been held in the whole of Wales this year.
The dancing lesson was really good fun and at the party we had barn dances as well as a disco to match the Cowboys and Indians theme so we were able to put our new moves into practice and raise pounds 240 for the Helen Ley Care Centre Upgrade Appeal.
Laura McNabb, a trainee solicitor at the 180-strong firm of Wright Hassall, said: "The dancing lesson was really good fun and at the party we had barn dances as well as a disco to match the Cowboys and Indians theme so we were able to put our new moves into practice and raise pounds 240 for the Helen Ley Care Centre Upgrade Appeal.
We've done a few barn dances with Gareth, who gets everyone off their seats dancing,'' said Kelvin.
It would be a wonderful community asset to have, as a meeting place, for barn dances, to sink our roots into.