AIFD Newsletter
December 20th, 2014
This week at dancing
Iola DJs, assisted by RosieLee.
IolaRosieLee SalinasEnjoy a fun night of folk dancing with DJ Iola Hallock. Iola will be assisted by RosieLee Salinas.
Mike ReveszTeaching: This week, our newcomers' session will be led by Mike Revesz, and will most likely include more of the Texas Camp 2014 dances that you saw last week.

Saturday, December 20th
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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Happy Chanukah!!!
Chanukah Candles
Chanukah in Hebrew

eyes Keep your eyes peeled for
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 Come to a memorial evening of folk dancing that will include a New Year's celebration based on the Ball tradition of old and present Vienna. Live music for many of the dances will be provided by several well known Austin bands. The evening will also feature dance suites from a number of different countries. Full details here.

Congratulations to the Hancock Golf Course for its inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places.
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 19, 8 pm - Csardas.
Are you planning on attending the Austin Trail of Lights at Zilker park? If you go on Friday, December 19th, make sure to see the Csardas Hungarian Dancers perform at 8:00 on the Community Stage. This year tickets are required Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights (12 and up). You can purchase tickets at


Links of the week:
Csardas - performing at SAFDF 2014.
Oco Kandelikas - Flory Jagoda (Thanks RosieLee for suggesting).
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