AIFD Newsletter
December 13th, 2014
This week at dancing
Texas Camp Wrap-Up!
Holly DJs, assisted by Dee.
Holly PlotnerDee McCandlessEnjoy a fun night of folk dancing with DJ Holly Plotner. Holly will be assisted by Dee McCandless. Holly will play all of the dances taught at this year's camp!! How many do you remember?
MisiTeaching: And if you don't remember all the dances, come at 7:30 p.m. for a reminder! Misi Tsurikov will lead a newcomers' session featuring the easier Camp dances.

Saturday, December 13th
7:30-10:45 pm
$5 at the door 17 & older. 16 & under free.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Hancock Rec Center (HRC)

Please remember to sign in when you come to dancing. The city uses the sign in sheet to track the usage of HRC.

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these AIFD upcoming events

Saturday, January 3rd, 2015 - A Night in Old Vienna!!!
Couple dancingGet ready to kick off the New Year with another spectacular AIFD celebration - Vienna style. snowflake Details are still in the works, but expect Grand Marches, waltzes, formal set dances, and plenty of formality that you might have expected in old world Europe.

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Other dance links
See our complete list
AIFD upcoming events.
World's words - updated by Misi.
Pictures from various AIFD events.
Become a member of AIFD.
Archive of dance notes - compiled by Franklin Houston.
Newsletter archive - since May 19, 2012.
Texas International Folk Dancers
Austin Scandinavian Dancing Each Wed, HRC
Csardas Hungarian Dancers
AIFD German Dancers
Contradance and English Country Dancing (TAADA)
Austin Friends of Traditional Music
Texas Folklife

Want to play music at folk dancing? Check out AIFD's live music compensation policy.
Upcoming "other dance" features:
(Complete list here)
Friday, Dec 12, 4-5:30, 6-7:30
AIO will play 2 shows at the IKEA holiday event, Friday, December 12, 4-5:30 and then 6-7:30. Tickets for this special event available at the store. The event includes a buffet with a wide variety of Swedish food, including salmon and meat balls.

Sunday, Dec 14, noon-2
Chanukah in the Hood: The Yiddish Cowboys play at Central Market north location (41st and Lamar) (free)

Sunday, Dec 14, 5:30 pm
Wassail 2014: a festive benefit in a fantastic evening of carols, stories, muppets and magic. $15 adult, $5 children. Tickets.

Link of the week: The Annoying Instrument Orchestra at OLLU.
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