Bethany Waickman

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Fri Feb 28th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmChallenging contrawith Eloise & Co. 
Becky Tracy (fiddle), Rachel Bell (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Gaye Fifer will be calling 
Guiding Star Grange 
401 Chapman St. 
Greenfield, MA 
www.guidingstargrange.org 
Fri Mar 6th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra dancewith Dance Panther 
Alden Robinson (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
Sarah VanNorstrand will be calling 
American Legion Post #43
143 Church St. 
Belfast, ME 
www.belfastflyingshoes.org 
Thu Mar 12th 8:00 pm  to 10:00 pmConcert with Eloise & Co. Becky Tracy (fiddle), Rachel Bell (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Waterville Cultural and Community Centre 
660 Rue de Couvent 
Waterville, Quebec 
centrecommunautairewaterville.blogspot.com or 819.837.0275
Fri Mar 13th 7:30 pm  to 11:00 pmBal Folk dance with Eloise & Co.
Le Syndict des Métallos
30 Rue de Compton O 
Waterville, Quebec

6:30 - 7:15: Family dance
7:30 - 8:15: Lesson 
8:30 - 11: BalFolk 
music by Eloise & Co., dance teaching by Milène Richer et Marie-Soleil Pilette 
Sat Mar 14th 8:00 pm  to 10:00 pmConcertwith Eloise & Co.
Becky Tracy (fiddle), Rachel Bell (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Burnham Hall
52 River Rd.
Lincoln, VT
Fri Mar 20th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dance with Anadama 
Amelia Mason (fiddle), Emily Troll (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Steve Howland will be calling 
Tinmouth Community Center 
573 Vt Rt. 140
Tinmouth, VT 
www.tinmouthcontradance.org 
Sat Mar 21st 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Anadama 
Amelia Mason (fiddle), Emily Troll (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Mary Wesley will be calling 
Montpelier Grange Hall 
6612 Vt - 12
Berlin, VT
www.capitalcitygrange.org
Fri Mar 27th to Sun Mar 29thCANCELLED Dance weekendwith Eloise & Co. (Becky Tracy on fiddle, Rachel Bell on accordion, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Epicenter
Mill Valley, CA
nbcds.org

w/ Eloise & Co., The Stringrays, Will Mentor, and Dana Parkinson 
Sat Apr 4th 6:00 pm  to 12:00 amCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket
Dave Langford (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
PlayBall 
Peterborough Town House 
1 Grove St. 
Peterborough, NH 
www.monadnockfolk.org 

6 - 6:30: waltzing with Notorious (plus Jeremiah McLane) 
6:30 - 9: contras with Notorious (plus Jeremiah). Adina Gordon will be calling 
9:10 - midnight: contras with Stomp Rocket. Mary Wesley will be calling 
Sat Apr 4th 8:00 pm  to 9:30 pmOnline concertwith Hanz Araki (flute, whistles, vocals, bodhran) - www.hanzaraki.com 
Colleen Raney (vocals, bodhran, guitar) - www.colleenraney.com 
and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) - www.bethanywaickman.com 

Going live at 8 pm (East Coast time) at www.colleenraney.com/online-concert/ 
If things seem to get bogged down, try: www.youtube.com/watch?.....title 

There is a link, if you're in a position to contribute monetarily. If not, please still tune in an enjoy the music! 
Fri Apr 10th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Amy Larkin (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), and Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Steve Zakon-Anderson will be calling
Goff Hall 
124 Bay State Rd.
Rehoboth, MA
www.contradancelinks.com/rehoboth.html 
Sat Apr 11th 7:00 pm  to 9:00 pmCANCELLED Concert with Fódhla 
Nicole Rabata (Irish flute and whistles), Ellery Klein (fiddle), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Mayo Street Arts 
10 Mayo St. 
Portland, ME
www.mayostreetarts.org
Wed Apr 15th 7:30 pm  to 9:00 pmCANCELLED CD release concertwith Anadama 
Amelia Mason (fiddle), Emily Troll (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Blue
650 Congress Street 
Portland, ME
www.portcityblue.com
Thu Apr 16th 7:30 pm  to 10:30 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Anadama
Amelia Mason (fiddle), Emily Troll (accordion), Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Dereck Kalish will be calling 
Concord Scout House 
74 Walden St. 
Concord, MA
www.neffa.org/thursday-contra 
Sat Apr 18th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket 
Dave Langford (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
Steve Zakon-Anderson will be calling 
Lenox Community Center 
65 Walker St.
Lenox, MA 
www.lenoxcontradance.org 
Fri Apr 24th to Sun Apr 26thCANCELLED Dance weekendwith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
Spring Thaw Weekend
Toronto, Ontario
tcdance.org/thaw.php
Sat May 2nd 3:30 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dance with Stomp Rocket 
Dave Langford (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
Lisa Greenleaf will be calling 
Churchill Rec Centre 
345 Richmond Rd.
Ottawa, Ontario 
www.ottawacontra.ca

Afternoon challenging dance: 3:30 - 5:30 
Evening dance: 8 - 11
Sun May 3rd 7:00 pm  to 10:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dance with Stomp Rocket 
Dave Langford (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
Lisa Greenleaf will be calling 
Saint Columba House 
2365 Rue Grand Trunk 
Montreal, Quebec 
www.contramontreal.org 
Fri May 15th 8:00 pm  to 9:00 pmON-LINE concertHanz Araki - flute, whistles, vocals
Colleen Raney - vocals, bodhran 
Bethany Waickman - guitar

probably over at www.hanzaraki.com 
Sat May 16th 10:00 am  to 11:00 amCANCELLED Concert with Nicole Rabata (Irish flute and whistles) and Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Music and Muffins series at the Cumberland Library 
Prince Memorial Library
266 Main St. 
Cumberland, ME 
www.princememorial.org.....fins/ 
Fri May 22nd 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Julia Plumb (fiddle), Lauren McDonald (fiddle), and Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
Maggie Robinson will be calling 
Saint Denis parish hall 
298 Grand Army Rd.
North Whitefield, ME 
www.deffa.org 
Sun May 24th 8:00 pm  to 7:00 amCANCELLED Dawn Dance Anadama plays 8 - midnight 
Gibson-Aiken Center 
207 Main St. 
Brattleboro, VT
www.dawndance.org 
Thu May 28th 7:30 pm  to 10:30 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket 
Dave Langford (fiddle), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
Dela Murphy will be calling 
Concord Scout House 
74 Walden St. 
Concord, MA 
www.neffa.org.thursday-contras
Fri May 29th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dance with Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman) 
Luke Donforth will be calling
Goff Hall 
124 Bay State Rd. 
Rehoboth, MA 
www.contradancelinks.com/rehoboth.html 
Sat May 30th 4:00 pm  to 10:30 pmCANCELLED Contra dance Blue Moon Double Dance with Stomp Rocket 
(Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman) 
Alex Deis-Lauby will be calling 
Unitarian Universalist Church 
424 Center St. 
Bethlehem, PA 
www.valleycontradance.org 

4 - 6: advanced contra
6: potluck 
7:30 - 10:30: contra
Sun May 31st 6:46 pm  to 8:00 pmOn-line concert with Hanz Araki
Hanz Araki (flute, whistle, and vocals) and Bethany Waickman (guitar) 
will be playing a CD release concert for Hanz' album, At Our Next Meeting. 
The concert is to benefit The Rooster's Wife, a beloved folk music venue in Aberdeen, NC
We'll be playing live from home in Maine, but thinking of our friends at The Rooster's Wife 

It'll be streaming on both Hanz Araki's Youtube channel: www.youtube.com/watch?v=a1EW_Qsgq94
and The Rooster's Wife's Facebook page: www.facebook.com/poplarknight/ 

Hope to "see" you there! 
Sat Jun 6th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
Caller TBA
Capital City Grange 
6612 Vt. Rt. 12
Berlin, VT
capitalcitygrange.org
Sat Jun 13th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith John Pranio (fiddle and harmonica), Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo), and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
Caller TBA
Topsham Grange 
47 Pleasant St.
Topsham, ME 
contradancetopsham.wordpress.com
Wed Jun 17th 7:30 pm  to 9:00 pmCANCELLED Concert with Fodhla 
Irish Night at Blue 
650 Congress St. 
Portland, ME
www.portcityblue.com 
Fri Jun 19th to Sun Jun 21stCANCELLED Maine Fiddle Camp (June weekend I)Teaching DADGAD guitar
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddlecamp.org 
Sun Jun 21st to Fri Jun 26thCANCELLED Maine Fiddle Camp (June week)Teaching DADGAD guitar 
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddlecamp.org 
Fri Jun 26th to Sun Jun 28thCANCELLED Maine Fiddle Camp (June weekend II)Teaching DADGAD guitar
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddlecamp.org 
Thu Jul 2nd to Mon Jul 6thCANCELLED Pinewoods 4th of July Stomp Rocket and Anadama are on staff!
Pinewoods Camp
80 Cornish Field Rd. 
Plymouth, MA
cds-boston-j4weekend.weebly.com/ 
Fri Jul 10th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED contra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford - fiddle, Glen Loper - mandolin, Bethany Waickman - guitar) 
Rich Sbardella will be calling 
Goff Hall 
124 Bay State Rd. 
Rehoboth, MA
www.contradancelinks.com/rehoboth.html 
Wed Jul 15th 7:00 pm  to 9:00 pmCANCELLED Concert with Fodhla (Nicole Rabata - flute, Ellery Klein - fiddle, Bethany Waickman - guitar) 
Free and outdoors 
Concord Free Public Library 
129 Main Street 
Concord, MA 
www.concordlibrary.org 
Thu Jul 16th 8:00 pm  to 9:30 pmZOOM contraMt. Airy's Thursday contra has moved online 
Glen Loper (mandolin and banjo) & Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano)
Jacqui Grennan will be calling 
email: info@thursdaycontra.com to get on the Zoom invite 
Register by 6 pm the night of the dance 
Limit of 100 participants - Mt. Airy dancers given priority 
Sat Jul 18th to Sun Jul 19thCANCELLED Maine Celtic Celebration Workshops and concert with Fodhla 
Steam Boat Landing 

Belfast, ME 
www.mainecelticcelebration.com 
Thu Jul 23rd 7:00 pm  to 9:00 pmCANCELLED Contra on the Quad with Dance Panther (Alden Robinson - fiddle, Glen Loper - mandolin, Bethany Waickman - guitar) 
Dela Murphy will be calling 
Bates Campus 
Lewiston, ME 
www.batesdancefestival.org 
Fri Jul 31st 7:00 pm  to 9:00 pmCANCELLED Peaks Island house concertwith Fodhla
Peaks Island, ME
info: peakshouseconcerts@gmail.com
Sat Aug 1st 7:00 pm  to 9:00 pmCANCELLED Up Island - concert serieswith Fodhla (Nicole Rabata on flute, Ellery Klein on fiddle, Bethany Waickman on guitar)
Free Will Baptist Church 

Islesboro, ME 
www.upislandchurchislesboro.org 
Sun Aug 9th to Fri Aug 14thCANCELLED Maine Fiddle Camp Teaching DADGAD guitar at August Week I 
Montville, ME
www.mainefiddlecamp.org 
Sat Aug 15th 6:00 pm  to 7:30 pmMaestro BistroGlen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo) and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano)
as part of the online concert series "from" Maine Fiddle Camp
Tonights show also features Ed Pearlman and Isa Burke
Hosted by Neil Pearlman and Doug Protsik
Live on the Maine Fiddle Camp Youtube channel: www.youtube.com/watch?v=oO7J6D1oTIw
or on their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/maine.....58050
Sun Aug 16th to Fri Aug 21stCANCELLED Maine Fiddle Camp Teaching DADGAD guitar at August Week II 
Montville, ME 
www.mainefiddlecamp.org 
Sat Aug 22nd 10:00 pm  to 11:00 pmWaltz Partyon Zoom for the North Bay Country Dance Society (in CA, hence the late start time)
Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo) and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano)
nbcds.org/event/saturd.....kman/
You've got to get in touch with someone at NBCDS, probably Sarah Lee (sarah@nbcds.org), to get the Zoom link for the party. We'll play an hour of waltz and couple-dance music + social / chat time with dance buddies. There will be a tip jar link, if you're so inclined: www.paypal.me/bwaickman 
Fri Aug 28th 7:30 pm  to 9:30 pmVirtual contraA unique one! Glen and I will actually be at the Guiding Star Grange in Greenfield, MA to play a contra dance called by Steve Zakon-Anderson that will be broadcast on Zoom (no dancers at The Grange). Bettie Zakon-Anderson will also lead a few line dances geared towards solo dancing and we'll play a few waltzes. There will be much distance between "pods" and masks will be worn. Pro sound mixing and live calling and music from a hall we all know and love! 
Fri Sep 11th to Sun Sep 13thCANCELLED Adirondack Dance Weekend
with Anadama
a full weekend of contra and English country dance on the shores of beautiful Lake George. 
Silver Bay YMCA Campus
87 Silver Bay Rd.
Silver Bay, NY
www.danceflurry.org  
Fri Sep 11th 8:00 pm  to 9:30 pmVirtual contra danceGlen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo) and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) will be playing the virtual Glen Echo Friday night contra
Penelope Weinberger will be calling 
We'll be on Zoom: contradance.link/fnd 
More info: www.fridaynightdance.c.....3eecz
Again, there will be a "tip jar" link posted during the event in lieu of an admission price 
Thu Sep 24th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman) 
Will Mentor will be calling 
Concord Scout House 
74 Walden St. 
Concord, MA
www.neffa.org/thursday-contras 
Fri Sep 25th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
Will Mentor will be calling 
Guiding Star Grange 
401 Chapman St.
Greenfield, MA
www.guidingstargrange.org 
Thu Oct 1st 7:30 pm  to 10:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
Carol Ormand will be calling 
State Street Church 
154 State St. 
Portland, ME 
www.portlandintowncontradance.com 
Fri Oct 2nd 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
Carol Ormand will be calling 
American Legion Post #43 
143 Church St. 
Belfast, ME 
www.belfastflyingshoes.org 
Sat Oct 3rd 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmCANCELLED Contra dancewith Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman)
Carol Ormand will be calling 
Peterborough Town Hall 
1 Grove St. 
Peterborough, NH 
www.monadnockfolk.org 
Thu Oct 22nd 10:00 pm  to 12:00 amVirtual contrawith Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo) and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
Mary Wesley will be calling 
Lake City series out of Seattle, WA
To join the meeting: 
seattledance.org/contra.lakecity
Thu Nov 5th to Sun Nov 8thFiddle Hell online fiddlehell.org
Fri Nov 13th to Sun Nov 15thCANCELLED Dance Weekendwith Stomp Rocket
Atlanta, GA
Thu Dec 3rd 8:00 pm  to 9:30 pmVirtual contrawith Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo) and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
Sue Gola will be calling
Mt. Airy series out of Philly 
www.thursdaycontra.com/virtualDance.html 
Sat Dec 19th 8:00 pm  to 11:00 pmContra danceWinter Cotillion
Eloise & Co. (Rachel Bell, Becky Tracy, Bethany Waickman)
Caller TBA
Philadelphia, PA 
www.thursdaycontradance.com 
Sun Dec 20th 7:00 pm  to 9:00 pmHouse concertwith Eloise & Co.
(Rachel Bell - accordion, Becky Tracy - fiddle, Bethany Waickman - guitar)
Philadelphia, PA
Thu Dec 31st 6:00 pm  to 12:00 amCANCELLED First Night concert sets with 
Hanz Araki (flutes, whistles, vocals, bodhran), Colleen Raney (guitar, vocals, bodhran), and Bethany Waickman (guitar)
Saranac Lake, NY 
www.firstnightsaranaclake.org
Thu Dec 31st 7:00 pm  to 3:00 amSea to Sea NYENew Years Eve virtual dance event
50+ performers, dancing, games, singing, concerts, a Grand March, and more! 
Glen and I will be playing for contras from 10:15 - 11:10 "in" Glen Echo 
Janine Smith will be calling
PRE-REGISTER (it's FREE) 
nyedance.info 
Fri Jan 15th to Sun Jan 17thDance weekendFlamingo Fling with 
Eloise & Co. (Rachel Bell, Becky Tracy, Bethany Waickman) 
Oklahoma City, OK 
scissortail.org/specia.....ling/
Sun Jan 31st 7:30 pm  to 9:00 pmVirtual concert for FSGW with Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo) and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
put on by the Folk Society of Greater Washington 
Live-streamed on Zoom and Facebook Live. Check their site for the link:
fsgw.org/event-4135279 
Wed Feb 3rd 8:00 pm  to 10:00 pmVirtual Hornpipe Night We'll be one act of MANY playing what has become an annual event at Irish Night at Blue 
Hosted by Tom Rota and live-streamed on Facebook
(www.facebook.com/IrishNightAtBlue) and Youtube (www.youtube.com/channe.....0mYZA
ALL HORNPIPES, ALL THE TIME ... if that sounds cool, tune in! 
www.portcityblue.com 
Fri Feb 12thVirtual Flurry Glen Loper (mandolin and tenor banjo) and Bethany Waickman (guitar and piano) 
with Cis Hinkle calling 
The Flurry is going virtual and presenting tons of music and dance over the weekend
Live streamed everywhere! Line-up, schedule, and ticket info: 
www.flurryfestival.org 
Fri Feb 12th to Sun Feb 14thCANCELLED Dance weekendBayou Bedlam with 
Stomp Rocket (Dave Langford, Glen Loper, Bethany Waickman) 
Mary Wesley will be calling 
Houston, TX
www.bayoubedlam.org
Fri Feb 19th to Sun Feb 21stVirtual Maine Fiddle Camp Maine Fiddle Camp presented a virtual camp in June and it worked! Join in for round II. 
Friday evening - Sunday midday. Workshops, jams, concerts, and the usual "falderal" 
Registration info going up this week at: www.mainefiddlecamp.org