AIFD Newsletter
August 18, 2017
This Friday at dancing:
David DJ's, Denise assists.
David LiangDenise FynmoreEnjoy a lively evening of dancing this Friday DJ'd by David Liang. David will be assisted by Denise Fynmore.

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Holly PlotnerTeaching: What I did on my summer vacation: Holly Plotner will be teaching dances from Greece, Albania and Bulgaria learned on her annual trek to Balkan Camp. The featured teaching will be Čičovato Horo, a lively club dance from Bulgaria.

Friday, August 18, 7-9:45 pm.
The admission fee is $5 for those 18 and older.

There is no fee for those under 18,
but they must be supervised by a designated person 18 or older.
Hancock Rec Center (HRC)

AIFD is organized exclusively for educational purposes, including the promotion and teaching of traditional folk dance, music and crafts native to a variety of countries.
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Special announcements:
Hot summer sweat!!!
Do you have any teaching requests?

eyes AIFD upcoming events
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Back To School NEXT WEEK: Friday, August 25: Back To School Nite!!!
Cap off the summer and celebrate the start of another school year at AIFD! Enjoy light refreshments and fun, easy dances for the whole family.

Texas Camp Memories!!!
(Click on either picture to enlarge.)
Wizard Of Oz Texas Camp 1997
Denise and Steve Camp 1997As we get ready for the 70th Annual Texas Camp, here are some fond memories from the 50th Texas Camp (1997). Above is the cast wanna-be's of 'The Wizard Of Oz'. And to the right our president, Denise Fynmore, with Steve Kotansky, one of the camp teachers. Thanks to Denise for sharing these photos.
Link of the week:
Hora - Romanian Folk Dance.

Other dance links
AIFD:(Contact & Board page)
AIFD Code of Conduct.
AIFD upcoming events.
World's words - updated by Misi.
Become a member of AIFD.
Archive of dance notes - compiled by Franklin Houston.
Newsletter archive - since May 19, 2012.
AIFD's live music compensation policy.
AIFD Youtube channel.
AIFD Featured in City of Austin Video about HRC.
Other groups: (complete list)
Austin Friends of Traditional Music
AIFD German Dancers
Austin Scandinavian Dance and Music Jam
Most Wednesdays, 7:30 - 9:45 pm, Free:
Check the Scandi website for schedule details.
3rd Wednesday Balkan Dance
We will not be meeting during the summer. We will resume in the fall. Keep an eye out.
Csardas Hungarian Dancers
Mondays, 7-9:45, HRC, backroom, free.
No partner necessary, we rotate often.
English Country Dance
2nd & 4th Saturdays, 7:30-10:15
McPhail Dance Studio, 8018 Mesa Drive.
If you are new to ECD or want to review the basics, please arrive before 7:15 to participate in our newcomers’ session. We are also on Facebook
Texas Folklife
Texas International Folk Dancers
Clickety Cloggers - Austin
Upcoming "Other Dance" features
A list of non-AIFD events you may be interested in:

Texas Camp 2017
Registration is now open!!!

(Registration packets will also be mailed out to all TIFD members)
Texas Camp 2017
Registration link.
Click on picture for full size flyer.

Four Balkan Dancers

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