Ottawa Contra Dance

Contact & Feedback

Join our MAILING LIST to be in the know about dances!

The mailing list is a great way to find out about our events as well as other contra events in eastern Ontario/western Quebec. It is also a way to organize ride shares to dances.

Plus, you will not be inundated as there is approximately one email every two weeks and the list is moderated. All contact information is kept confidential.



To post a message to the list, write an email as you would like it to appear to the list members and then send it to

Join our Facebook group!

Please join our facebook group ... the more the merrier!

Want to give feedback?

Did you enjoy the dance? Could we have done something better? Please provide details so we can take action on your suggestions. You can use the online feedback form or feel free to corner one of the committee members at a dance!

The dance organizing committee and who to contact

The following group organizes the dances.

  • Emily Addison - president + band & caller bookings
  • Catherine Burns - treasurer + general committee contact
  • Neville Miller - volunteer coordinator
  • Ed Kingscote - outreach
  • Stephen Gabe - secretary + website
  • Andrew Clyde - social convenor
  • Cheryl Arratoon - meeting chair
  • Jonathan Werk - youth rep
  • Reta Troop - member at large
  • Hannah Kingscote - member at large

A photo of the committee is on our About Us page.

Wondering who to contact?