AIFD Newsletter
March 13, 2020
No dancing at HRC this Friday, March 13.


Hope to see you at the San Antonio Folk Dance Festival.

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eyes AIFD upcoming events
(See complete list)

Spring Fling Friday, April 10: Spring Fling!!!
Details forthcoming.

Cake Friday, April 17:
April Birthdays and Anniversaries!!

Do you or a fellow dancer have a birthday or anniversary in April? Come to folk dancing to celebrate with song, dance, and cake!

Ballot boxElections for AIFD Board of Directors: May 8th.
Want to know more?
Link of the week:
Uzori San Antonio Folk Dance Festival 2017.

Other dance links
AIFD:(Contact & Board page)
AIFD Code of Conduct.
AIFD upcoming events.
World's words - updated by Misi.
Become a member of AIFD.
Archive of dance notes - compiled by Franklin Houston.
Newsletter archive - since May 19, 2012.
AIFD's live music compensation policy.
AIFD's photo albums.
AIFD Youtube channel.
AIFD Featured in City of Austin Video about HRC.
Other groups: (complete list)
Texas International Folk Dancers
Austin Friends of Traditional Music
Austin Scandinavian Dance and Music Jam
2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 7:30 - 9:45 pm, Free:
Check the Scandi website for schedule details.
Csardas Hungarian Dancers
Mondays, 7-9:45, HRC, backroom, free.
No partner necessary, we rotate often.
Hajnalcsillag - Hungarian Folk Dance Group.
Austin Barn Dancers.
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 or visit for more information.
English Country Dance
Mondays,7:30-9:30, Hancock Rec Center.
Texas Folklife
Clickety Cloggers - Austin
Austin Balkan Singers
Israeli Dancing at Body Business Fitness (New location), 2700 W Anderson Lane, Austin. Tuesdays, 7-9:45 pm (Beginners: 7-8pm).
Upcoming "Other Dance" features
A list of non-AIFD events you may be interested in:

Austin Scandi Dancers Wednesdays, March 11 & 25:
2 & 4th Wednesdays Scandi Jam!!

7:30 - 9:45 pm, Hancock Recreation Center Back Room. Free.

dance circle

Contra DancingEnglish Country DancingContras and English Country Dancing (ECD).
Every Monday - English Country Dancing.
Every Wednesday: Contra with Austin Barn Dancers (at Hancock).
Sat, Mar 21: Austin 3rd Saturday Contra Dance!!
Sun, Mar 22: San Marcos 4th Sunday Contra Dance!!

Full details at

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