AIFD Newsletter
August 20, 2021
zoomThis Friday's AIFD/HIFD Virtual Folk Dance, August 20, 7:30-9:30pm, will be hosted by AIFD

Zoom link
Meeting ID: 847 8053 8417
Password: 393160

Update to the latest version of Zoom!

Link to dance program and teachers.

If you have any comments on our virtual dances or dance requests, we would love to hear from you! Please email us at


Would you like to request a dance but can't remember the name? Check out the list of dances in AIFD's music library. This list is maintained by Franklin Houston. If you run into any issues with the list, you can email Franklin at

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Link of the week:
Better When Dancing with - Compilation.

We'll meet again
We'll meet againA picture of a live music event from AIFD - and a reminder from Denise Fynmore that eventually we will return. For other AIFD photos, check out the AIFD Album page.
Two of this week's Zoom teachers:

Kathleen McDonaghKathleen McDonagh: “A-B-C; it’s easy as 1-2, 1-2, 1-2-3”: Celebrate Back-to-School week with Kathleen as we work our way through the alphabet!

Madeline BrockMadeline Brock: Madeline is happy to be back to leading dances. This week she will focus on easy dances.

Austin at Stage 5
Gatherings are discouraged

Stage 5Unvaccinated: "Cases and hospitalizations continue to increase in Travis County as new variants, such as the Delta variant, spread throughout the community. For Stage 5, High-risk vaccinated people as well as for partially vaccinated and unvaccinated people, private indoor gatherings are not recommended at all, with or without masks."
For high-risk individuals, indoor and outdoor private gatherings are not recommended at all, with or without precautions, travel is discouraged unless essential, dining should be outdoors with precautions, and shopping should be outdoors or takeaway or curbside.
For low-risk individuals, indoor and outdoor private gatherings, travel, shopping, and dining should be with precautions. Note that places that require vaccines and masks may pose a lower risk.
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