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Join us November 10-12, 2023 for...   

   A getaway weekend of dance, music and song in the Poconos

      with many of your favorite musicians, callers, and workshop leaders!

         sponsored by Princeton Country Dancers


   Contra dancing every day, English dance workshops and parties, Couple dancing

       Workshops in dance, singing, instrumental music and more

          Calling for the weekend will use gender-free role terms.
             An oh-so-elegant cocktail party with live swing dance music
               A fabulous ceilidh (skits, songs, dance performances)
                  Tune swap/jamming. Workshops for all ages. Late Night Dance Party

   With...A Joyful Noise...Brooklyn Swing Ensemble...Raise the Roof...

             Daniel Beerbohm, Michael Bell, April Birnie, Marco Brehm, Josh Burdick, Minda Cowen, Danny Elias,

             Steve Epstein, Jeff Gauthier, Sue Gola, Barbara Goun, Barbara Greenberg, Diane Hartzell, Doug Healy, Donna Hunt,

             Carol Johnson, Karen Justin, Lenora Kandiner, Michael Karcher, Ben Kennedy, Judy Klotz, Robert LaRue, Peggy Leiby,

             Carl Levine, Nathalie Levine, Rick Lightbody, Susie Lorand, Louise McClure, Ted McClure, Cecily Mills, Imogen Mills,

             Janet Mills, Robert Mills, Bob Pasquarello, Daniel Potter, Norman Plankey, Anna Rain, Christie Riehl, Ted Rudofker,

             Dylan Simpson, Judi Stellar, Kathy Talvitie, Ret Turner, Miranda Weinberg, Helen White, Sam Zygmuntowicz


   Calling for the weekend will use gender-free terminology.


    Adults: $225
    Students/Limited Income: $175-$225
    Youth (7-17): $155
    Children: (3-6): $115


    Fees cover all accommodation (primarily heated double occupancy rooms with bathrooms*),
    meals from dinner on the arrival day to lunch on the departure day,

    and all of the various dance, music, and song events in the program.

    Click here to: Print a flyer to register via postal mail 

Learn More...

    Look here for Directions to and From Camp Harlam   

    See the 2023 Schedule

    See the Program Descriptions

*As of 10/21/2023: All construction at Camp Harlam has been finished, but the only rooms now
    available are dormitory style rooms, all of the double-occupancy rooms are full.

 Covid Protocols (for all attendees, including Saturday night only dancers)

    Required: proof of negative antigen tests on the day of arrival at Head for the Hills    

    Recommended: Vaccination including recent boosters, N95/KN95 or equivalent masks.

    If these protocols need to be modified due to changing conditions, registered campers will be notified.


    In order to keep everyone safe, healthy, and happy (and to have a mask and vaccine optional weekend),

    please follow these protocols. For all weekend (and Saturday-night-only) attendees):

  • Take an antigen test before you leave for HFTH

    • If negative, bring a time-stamp photo to HFTH as proof

    • If positive, you will not be able to attend HFTH, but you will receive a refund. Please let Lenora or Tim know you will not be able to come: kandiner at starlinx dot com or 609-498-1733.

  • If you forget to test, there will be a limited supply of tests available for purchase at HFTH (but if you test positive there, you will need to turn around and go home, as will anyone you carpooled with).

  • Please bring extra tests with you in case you feel ill and need to test during the weekend. If you test positive, you will need to go home. You will receive a refund.

  • NOTE: There may be some workshops in smaller spaces that will require masks. Please bring a mask or two to the weekend, so you will have the flexibility of taking these workshops. 

  • Please consider minimizing your contacts before the weekend to reduce the chance of becoming contagious.

  • If you test positive after the weekend, please let Larry know:

    Auction Bid Slips (413KB)  Print and complete your auction bid slips at home.

    CDSS Article (914KB) An article about HFTH from the CDSS News.


Still Have Questions?

   Contact Larry Koplik at (908) 359-4837 (landline, no text messages please) or click here to contact Larry by email.

Head for the Hills is coming back this fall! Hope to see you there!

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