AIFD Newsletter
June 15, 2013
This week at dancing
Bill will DJ. Holly will teach.

Bill Brenda Benton Enjoy a fun evening of dancing DJd by Bill Ogilvie with assistance from Brenda Benton.

Misi Holly Teaching: Misi Tsurikov and Holly Plotner will help you get your sea legs in shape for next week's Dance Around the Mediterranean Cruise party. Starting promptly at 7:30, Misi will lead the newcomers' session through dances you might see at our ports of call. Later, Holly will teach Cho Cho, an enjoyable dance from the Florina region in northwestern Greece.

Saturday, June 15th
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)

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CruiseshipSaturday, June 22: AIFD Cruise Lines will depart on June 22 for a Dance Around The Mediterranean Party. Check the website for the event for the ports of call and to print out a flier or two. Please bring snacks from various countries. Wear a costume if you wish. We will have a vacation together without passports and luggage.

Flag and fireworks Saturday, July 6th: Celebrate the 4th of July on the 6th of July at AIFD’s Red, White, and Blue for You Party. We’ll do as many American dances as possible. Stay tuned for more details.
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Other dance links
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Complete list of upcoming events
Pictures from various AIFD events.
Past AIFD boards - a work in progress.
"I can't dance" - tips to get you dancing.
Archive of dance notes - compiled by Franklin Houston.
Newsletter archive - since May 19, 2012.
Texas International Folk Dancers
Village International Dancing1st & 3rd Friday, HRC
Austin Scandinavian Dancing Each Wed and 2nd Fri, HRC
Multi-Culti Couple Dance Next event, Friday, August 30, 2013, HRC
Csardas Hungarian Dancers
Contradance and English Country Dancing (TAADA)
Austin Friends of Traditional Music

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This week's "other dance" feature(s):
AIO plays at IKEA
Enjoy great music provided by the Annoying Instruments Orchestra at IKEA's Midsommar Smörgåsbord on Friday, June 14th. For information about tickets and seatings, check out IKEA's website.

Fiddlisa and friends
Fiddlisa & friends
Fiddlisa (Lisa Schneider and friends) will play at Ney Day - a reopening of Elisabet Ney Museum, 304 East 44th St, on Saturday, June 15 from noon to 5pm. Lisa and friends play from 1-2. The event is free.

Link of the week:In preparation for next week's cruise party, here is Portugese dance group performing O Malhao on a river cruise.
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