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Contra Dance

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Smithtown Contradance

Caller and Band T.B.A.

Friday, September 9th

Introductory lesson at 6:45, dancing from 7 - 10

Time of the Smithtown dance subject to change. Check this web site for updates

At the Brush Barn
211 Middle Country Road
Smithtown NY 11787

Other Summer Dances

LITMA takes the rest of July and all of August off, but there are some other local dances. I'll be posting them here and on Facebook as I learm of them


Saturday, July 16, 2016 until Sunday, July 17, 2016 02:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Dancing at 4:00, 5:30 and 7:00 both days.

Hallockville Barn Dance

Saturday July 30th, rain or shine

Details and advance ticket sales at this link

Passing Through House Concert

We will be hosting our first Passing Through house concert on Saturday night, August 6, at 8 pm and hope you can join us. Wonderful music, drinks and refreshments, good time to be had by all.

Singer/songwriter Rod MacDonald will be our special guest.

Concert will be held in a private home in East Setauket, New York.

Drinks/snacks provided


Contribution $20.00.

To reserve your seat (limited seating) call 516-492-5116 or email

Additional details available on a concert flyer [pdf].

English County Dance

Caller, Band and Theme to be announced

2 - 5 PM Sunday, September 18th

At the Brush Barn
211 Middle Country Road
Smithtown NY 11787

Tea at the break


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Water Mill Contradance

Caller and Band To Be Announced

Saturday, October 1st

Introductory lesson at 7:45, dancing from 8 - 11

At the Watermill Community House

See the full LITMA event schedule

House Sing News

Recorded at the November House Sing, at Westbury Friends

LITMA in Newsday!

See the cover Article for Newsday's Explore LI section

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