AIFD Newsletter
April 4th, 2015
This week at dancing
April Birthday Celebrations!!!
Holly DJs, Brenda assists.
Holly PlotnerBrenda BentonEnjoy a fun night of folk dancing, with a possibility of April foolery, DJ'd by Holly Plotner. Holly's assistant will be Brenda Benton.
April Birthdays: Do you have a birthday in April? Do you know a fellow folk dancer Cakewho does? This week we will be celebrating those in our dance community who have birthdays in April - so speak if you do or know someone else who does. And be ready to enjoy some cake.
Teaching: Madeline Brock will start the evening at 7:30 pm with class #11 of our spring Madeline2015 newcomers' semester. The semester presents dance fundamentals and etiquette, introduced through some of our favorite folk dances. It is a great way forChristian Cie newcomers to learn what is so fun about dancing in general and folk dancing in particular. Special note: This week the focus will be on couple dances. Everyone is encouraged to come learn and help out. Later in the evening Christian Cie will teach Wind On Loch Fyne.

Saturday, April 4th
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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April 11: Live music with La Strada!.
La Strada Enjoy a fun evening of dancing with the lively tunes of La Strada. Here is a snippet of the group performing at one of the farmers' markets.


Special Notice for May 9 & 16!!!
Hancock will Under constructionbe refinishing the floors between May 9th and May 17th. As such, AIFD will NOT meet at HRC on May 9th and May 16th.
When AIFD returns to HRC on May 23rd, be prepared for the possibility of residual fumes.

Upcoming "other dance" features:
Sunday, April 12, 4-9pm: Bob Leibman's Birthday Party!!
Food, music, drink, dance?, videos. 6000 Mount Bonnell Cove (in hills near Mesa & 2222), 512-420-0218, All invited.
April 18-26: Espirit! by Tapestry Dance.
Tapestry Dance has brought in dance companies from around Austin and the world for a single, collaborative performance experience. For full details and ticket information, check out the event website.

Link of the week: Folk Dance at Mellat Park, Tehran, Iran.
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