June 22, 2018
This Friday at dancing:|
Jonn DJs, Janie assists.
|Join us for a lively evening of dancing with DJ John Scales. John will be assisted by Janie Hopkins. |
|Teaching: Kathleen McDonagh will teach Krivo Ihtimansko Horo ("Crooked Dance from Ihtiman"), a mixed rhythm dance from Bulgaria introduced by Yves Moreau. |
Friday, June 22, 7-9:45 pm.|
Admission fee is $5 for those 18 and older.
There is no fee for those under 18,
but they must be supervised by a designated person 18 or older.
Hancock Rec Center (HRC)
AIFD is organized exclusively for educational purposes, including the promotion and teaching of traditional folk dance, music and crafts native to a variety of countries.
July 6: Red, White, and Blue 6th of July Party!!!|
Come and join us for a Red, White, and Blue party being held on the 6th of July. Bringing red, white and blue snacks as well as dressing in red, white and blue is, of course, optional, but fun!!
July 13: July Birthday and Anniversaries!!!|
Do you have a birthday or anniversary in July, or know a fellow folk dancer who does? Come to folk dancing to celebrate with song, dance, and cake!
Link of the week:
Le Mystere des voix Bulgares on the Johnny Carson Show.
Other dance links
AIFD:(Contact & Board page)
|2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 7:30 - 9:45 pm, Free:|
Check the Scandi website for schedule details.
|Mondays, 7-9:45, HRC, backroom, free.|
No partner necessary, we rotate often.
|Wednesdays, 7:30-10pm, Hancock Rec Center. |
Enjoy this American dance form. All dances taught and called. Music provided by LOCO (Local On-Call Orchestra) - an open band, where anyone is welcome to come and play. Contact Dale Rempert at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit austinbarndancers.org for more information.
Upcoming "Other Dance" features
A list of non-AIFD events you may be interested in:
Wednesdays, June 13th & 27th: 2nd & 4th Wednesdays Scandi Jam!!|
All instruments and dancers welcome. 7:30 - 9:45 pm, Hancock Recreation Center Back Room. Free.
Saturday, June 30th, 2:30pm:|
Memorial Service for David Houston.
A memorial service for David Houston will be held on Saturday, June 30, at 2:30 PM at Saint Matthews Episcopal Church, 8134 Mesa Drive, in Austin. You can read a nice tribute to David here.
SAN MARCOS 4TH SUNDAY CONTRA DANCE|
Sunday, June 24, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
@ United Campus Ministry Wesley Center
510 N Guadalupe St, San Marcos, TX 78666
BAND: The Contraverts
FEATURING: Max Cappleman (fiddle), Stewart Rose (guitar) and Pamela Weems (keyboard)
CALLER: Ann Jenneman
Lovely dance hall, worth the drive. Live music. Lots of fun.
$10 / $9 TAADA / $6 students
Save the date for a “JULY MINI-WEEKEND”
Saturday, July 21 in Austin, Sunday, July 22 in San Marcos
One English Country Dance and two Contras
Martha Quigley calling, Ray Quigley (fiddle) and Allison Hicks (keyboard) playing
Visit taada.us for more information on Contra and ECD in the Austin area.