AIFD Newsletter
May 14, 2021
zoomThis Friday's AIFD/HIFD Virtual Folk Dance, May 14, 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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AIFD Election results
Congratulations to AIFD's new 2021-2 Board of Directors:
President Craig Roberts
Vice President Bill Brock
Secretary (Vacant)
Treasurer Marcia Toprac
Program Director (Vacant)
Teaching Director Franklin Houston
Thanks to Lisa Horn Dielman, Scott Margo, and Daisy Lai who are rolling off the board. Nominations are being accepted* for the two vacant positions, Secretary and Program Director.
* Only AIFD members can be nominated. Email Craig Roberts with nomination suggestions or questions.

Austin at Stage 3

Stage 3We plan to resume dancing at Hancock Rec Center on Fridays, 7 pm to closing, when Austin PARD allows gatherings that will fit our population of attendees in number and safety precautions.

However, Austin is currently in Stage 3 (down from stage 4 on March 13): MASKS!!!; practice good hygiene; avoid gatherings of more than 10 people; business limited to 50-75%; stay home if sick; avoid others who are sick; avoid non-essential travel.

Learn about the status of Hancock Rec Center.

Link of the week:
Tango flash mob in Zagreb Croatia.
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