AIFD Newsletter
May 20, 2022
Election results.
AIFD turns 60.

AIFD history AIFD turns 50 Happy 60th Birthday to AIFD!!!

Last week was the 10th anniversary of AIFD's 50th anniversary celebration. So AIFD has passed its 60th Anniversary milestone.

(Technically AIFD was founded Feb 9, 1962.)

This week is also the 10th anniversary of the AIFD newsletter in its html format.
This Friday, May 20, 7:00-9:45, join AIFD for a fun evening of international folk dancing at HRC. $5 at the door (18 and up).

Holly PlotnerJeff KesselOur DJ this week will be Holly Plotner. In honor of our 60 year anniversary, Holly will include many dances from our early days. Got a favorite dance from that era? Email suggestions to Holly will be assisted by Jeff Kessel.

Misi TsurikovTeaching: Come at 7 pm for a sneak preview of our next wave of teaching -- "Summer School 2022: Back To Dancing"! Over the next few weeks, we'll walk through or reteach our most-favorite dances. Think of it as refreshing your in-person muscle memory!

Under construction
No dancing at HRC next week (May 27).
Hancock Rec Center will be closed for maintenance from Monday, May 23rd, through Sunday, May 29th. This means we will not be meeting for dancing on Friday, May 27th.

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Congratulations to the new 2022-3 AIFD Board.
Thanks to the outgoing 2021-2 board.
New Position Outgoing
Bill Brock President Craig Roberts
Craig Roberts Vice President Bill Brock
Marcia Toprac Treasurer Marcia Toprac
Peggy Wingate Secretary Madeline Brock
Misi Tsurikov Teaching Director Franklin Houston
John Scales Program Director John Scales

CsardasCsardas returns to Mondays!
You saw a few folks dancing Mezőségi at AIFD recently. Quite a few of you hadn't seen the dance and were interested in it. Well, here's your chance to learn it! The Csárdás Hungarian Dancers are conducting a Mezőségi basics class on Mondays between 7 and 8 pm at Hancock Rec Center's back room. Join us if you'd like!

Link of the week:
You are never too old to dance.

Austin PARD
Austin PARD has lifted COVID restrictions:

Masking - optional;
Temperature checks - lifted;
COVID Questionnaire - lifted.
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