Eats and Beats Fundraiser

Drum Class and West African Dinner

Saturday, October 12, 6-10 pm at North End Studio A, Burlington

 West African Sangban drum class 6 to 7pm, then West African dinner 7:30 to 10pm. Choice of 3 dishes. 100% of proceeds go to support Jeh Kulu's 25th Annual Dance and Drum Conference in November. Come to just drum, just eat, or both! Sounds of Jeh Kulu and Open Mic during and after dinner. Contact Jeh Kulu if drum needed. $15 for drum class, $10 for dinner. $20 for both class and dinner! Bring your instruments!

Burlington Westie First Saturday Dance

Saturday, October 5, 6:30-11:00 pm at North End Studio A, Burlington

6:30 – Doors Open, Intro Lesson for First Timers and newer students
7:00-8:00pm – Main Lesson
8:00-11:00pm – Dance Party!
$12, $8 Students. for more details.

"My family and I truly appreciate the help we got from Ben on the day of the event!

We are very glad we have a place like North End Studios."

"I feel like I just found the jackpot of places!"

27th Annual VT International Festival

Friday, December 6 - Sunday, December 8, 2019, at the Champlain Valley Exposition

The Vermont International Festival is a unique, unforgettable celebration of the cultures that make up our community. At the exposition, one will find crafts from all over the world, ethnic and gourmet foods, and traditional international music, dance and stories. Local cultural and ethnic organizations provide information about their programs with exhibits, demonstrations and workshops. This annual gala offers a fun environment in which we learn and experience new things and appreciate one another.​

"Thank you for allowing us to hold our retreat in your space. It was a wonderful location that enabled many sisters to be able to attend. The space was just right to perform the activities that we had planned for the day."

Queen City Contra Dance

Friday, October 11, 8-11 pm at North End Studio A, Burlington

 If you’re a new dancer, you can join the dance the very first minute of your very first night!  To help orient you, please come to a brief pre-dance lesson, from 7:45 to 8:00 just before the regular dance starts. The Queen City Contra Dance has been a fixture in the Burlington area for over thirty years. The dance is organized and supported by a lively community of dancers, musicians and callers. Admission is $9.00, children 12 and under are free. For more information call Don or Lianna at 802-877-3698. Please bring soft soled shoes for dancing. Brought to you by Queen City Contras Incorporated (Burlington, VT), every second Friday of the month. Supporting a very old New England Tradition. A smoke-free, no alcohol event.

"Thank you so much for the event space—it was perfect,

and the gentleman who assisted us was so helpful!"