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SPECIAL EVENTS

FRI-SUN
FEB 23-25, 2024

Fernhill Winter Dance Retreat!

Yachats Inn, Yachats, OR
Sign up and save your spot. We will have room for less than 50 people so don't wait! https://forms.gle/MwsHKvPiWA67XNFw5

• Suite-style rooms (many with fireplaces!) that sleep up to 4
• Access to the Beach and nearby hiking trails
• A large smooth wood dance space with ocean views!
• A kitchen to make community meals and eat together.
• An indoor heated pool and hot tub.


WEEKLY CALENDAR

SUNDAYS

• 7000sf ballroom with vintage hardwood floors
• All-ages; children dance for free
Sliding scale (click for details)
• Volunteer opportunities available

Fernhill Ecstatic Dance

Every Sunday, 11AM-1PM

Wintertime: The Den, 116 SE Yamhill St., Portland, OR
Summertime: Fernhill Park, Portland, OR
Please see our Facebook page for current location and DJs.

~ Dance However you Wish ~ Find your Flow.
~ Respect the Space, and the space between you and others.

~ Mind your self, your needs, your boundaries.
~ Care for and respect the expressed needs of others.
~ $10-$30 entry requested.

Soul Revival

Ecstatic Dance for BIPOC
First Sundays, 3:30-5:30PM and 3rd Fridays 7-9PM

Contact:soulrevivaldance@gmail.com

• This dance is solely for Black, Indigenous and People of Color
• Sliding scale $5 to $20

Contact Improv LAB

Sundays 6:30-9PM (New series 1/25-2/25/2024)

Lajja Yoga, 10851 SE Main St, Milwaukie, OR

• Led by Carolyn Stuart (touchmonk@yahoo.com)
• Pre-registration required
• Sliding scale $120 to $240 for the series

MONDAYS

DanceLab

Jan 29; Feb 5, 12, 26; Mar 4, 11, 18; Apr 1, 8, 15, 22

SomaSpace, 4050 NE Broadway Street, Portland, OR
 

~ Self-guided dance event combined with music, experiential prompts, and physio-movement cues.
~ All genres of somatic practice, previous dance experience, and intentions for dancing welcomed with reverence and joy.
~ Drop-in: sliding scale $10-$20

Lajja Mondays - All Gender Temple

First Mondays, 7:30-9:30PM

Lajja Yoga, 10851 SE Main St, Milwaukie, OR
Text Jillian to claim your seat: 218-409-9449

~ An inclusive and warm monthly gathering for people of all genders, ages, and stories to commune, move and explore together in the current of the Feminine Divine
~ A sweet love offering from Saffire and Jillian
~ Suggested donation $20

Lajja Mondays - Dance into Being

Second Mondays, 7:30-9:30PM

Lajja Yoga, 10851 SE Main St, Milwaukie, OR
Text Saffire to register: 971-331-3956

~ Saffire's signature creative movement, dance, rhythm, and music exploration
~ A fully embodied deep dive into the Pulse of Life that connects us

~ Suggested donation $20

WEDNESDAYS

• Sacred dance space for the middle of your week
• Lovely hardwood floors
• Sliding scale $15-20
• Volunteer opportunities available

Mt. Tabor Dance Community

Wednesdays an hour before Sunset - 5PM-9:30PM.
Usually on Tabor but check Instagram in questionable weather.

• Volunteer-run outdoor dance
• Free. Donations accepted
 

• Pre-dance Embodiment Workshop, World Class Ecstatic Dance Dj's, & Sound Healing
• Professional Sound, Lighting, with a soft Studio Dance Floor
• $20 ($12 bipoc) or $15/dance w/ 10 pass card for $150
• Childcare Available for $10 per child (ages 5 and up)

Lajja Wednesdays Ecstatic Dance

Wednesdays EXCEPT first Wed of the month 7:30-9PM
Lajja Yoga, 10851 SE Main St, Milwaukie, OR

• Music by Saffire Bouchelion + space hosted by Jillian Nelson. We are in our 3rd year of weekly dances together. This is a cozier dance of 15-25 people which is perfect when you want something a bit more loose and intimate! Feel free to contact Saffire with any questions at 971-331-3956.

• Led by Autumn Amor + Kris Young
• The jam is an open, informal space to which dancers of all types and backgrounds are invited to explore their bodies in a kinesthetic relationship to other bodies.
• Cost: $10

THURSDAYS

Soma Dance

Thursdays 7:30-midnight (check group for dates)

JaJa PDX, 819 SE Taylor St, Portland, OR

• Movement and elixers
• Cost: $15-25
• All ages, no one turned away
• Flow props welcome

FRIDAYS

Queer Movement Collective is a monthly accessible, brave space for queer and trans folx to express themselves and experiment with embodiment through movement and dance in community. Inspired by 5Rhythms created by Gabrielle Roth, QMC is expanding and queering what community dance spaces can be.

SATURDAYS

Soul Motion Next Steps

Jan 20, 27; Feb 3, 10, 17, 24; Mar 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Apr 6
11AM-12:30PM

Community Church for Joy, 8051 SE 16th Ave, Portland, OR

• In-person classes led by Vincent Grieco-Martinez
• Study with the creator of the Soul Motion dance practice
• Sliding scale $10-20/class