AIFD Newsletter
February 21st, 2015
This week at dancing
Sharon DJs, Dee assists.

Sharon CasteelDee McCandlessJoin us this week for a lively evening of folk dancing DJ'd by Sharon Casteel. Sharon will be assisted by Dee McCandless.
Kathleen McDonaghTeaching: Kathleen McDonagh will start the evening with our sixth class of our spring 2015 newcomers' semester. The semester presents dance fundamentals and etiquette, introduced through some of our favorite folk dances. It is a great way for newcomers to Christian Cielearn what is so fun about dancing in general and folk dancing in particular. For our featured teaching, Christian Cie will continue her teaching of Wind On Loch Fyne, the Scottish set dance introduced at last week's What We Love party.

Saturday, February 21st
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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NEXT WEEK!!! - Live Music with VaNa MaZi
VaNa MaZiGet ready for another fun night of live music with VaNa MaZi, a group of talented local musicians who have embraced some of our most favorite Balkan dance tunes. February 28th.

Four Balkan Dancers

Upcoming "other dance" features:
March 13-15: SAFDF - Registration is open
San Antonio Folk Dance Festival Registration for the San Antonio Folk Dance Festival is open! SAFDF 2015 features Lee Otterholt teaching international dances, Jacqueline Schwab teaching English country dances, and Mihai David teaching Romanian dances. Go to to learn more and to register.

March 26-29: Spring Festival (Chicago).
Looking for an excuse to go to Chicago? Register for Ensemble Balkanske Igre’s 50th Anniversary Spring Festival. Full details and registration here.

Link of the week: Philipino folk dance with a modern twist.
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