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Spokane Folklore Society
Answer Phone: (509) 598-9111.
P.O. Box 141
Spokane, WA 99210-0141
Questions about the folklore society?
email  spokanefolklore@gmail.com
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Performers' Referral List:
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Support our Business Members:

Kit "KayCee"Brennick, State Farm Insurance
4407 N Division St, Suite 610
Spokane, WA 99207
Bus: 509-483-5540 Fax: 509-592-2098
kit@kitbrennick.com

CHallanger Coaching   Specializing in “Helping Women Get Out of Their Heads and into Action” since 2001.

 Kay Rowley, Rowley Rentals, LLC


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 CONTRA DANCES EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SELECT SECOND SATURDAYS
SEPTEMBER THRU JUNE.


Wednesday Night:  Spokane Woman’s Club
Saturday Night: East Spokane Grange
1428 W.9th Ave. (corner of 9th and Walnut) 
Spokane, Wa. 99204 
$5members/students/$7non-members   
1621 N. Park Ave.
Spokane Valley, Wa 99212
$7members/students/$10non-members
These are community dances, no experience necessary, beginner workshop 15 minutes
before each dance, no partner needed, everyone is welcome and fun for all ages. Saturday
night dances have a potluck at the break, bring your favorite snack to share. Call
(509) 598-9111
if you have questions.


July 2016
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Contra Dance 7-10 pm at Sandpoint Community Hall. Out of the Wood, Emily Faulkner calling.  Everyone welcome, no partner needed, new dancers strongly encouraged to arrive on time for the beginning. Please direct questions to: sandpointcontra@gmail.com


September 2016
7Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. River City Ramblers   Nora Scott calling
9

Contra Dance in Sandpoint, ID 7—10 pm Band: Out of the Wood Caller: Nancy Staub

14Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Out of the Wood        Ray Polhemus calling
17

Contra Dance in Moscow, ID 6:30 Potluck, 7:30—10:30 Dance Band: Out of the Wood Caller: Nora Scott

21Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Jam Band        Karen Wilson-Bell calling
27Contra Dance and Pie Extravaganza in Moscow, ID 6:30 Potluck 7:30 Dance Band: Floating Crowbar Caller: Ray Polhemus
28Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Brown's Mountain Boys         Emily Faulkner calling

                                                                          October 2016
5Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Out of the Wood
9Contra Dance in Sandpoint, ID 7—10 pm   Band: Out of the Wood Caller: TBA
12Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Dog Paw
14Contra Dance in Sandpoint, ID 7 - 10pm, Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S First Ave, $5 donation ($20/family),  Out of the Wood, Emily Faulkner calling
18

House Concert: 7:30 pm  Bob Bovee, Minnesota cowboy singer.  For information about the concert, and to reserve a seat, please call Judy at 509-209-7182

19Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Jam Band
26Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Out of Nowhere

                                                                          November 2016
2Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. River City
9Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Brown's Mountain Boys
11Contra Dance in Sandpoint, ID 7 - 10pm, Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S First Ave, $5 donation ($20/family),   Arvid Lundin and Deep Roots, Emily Faulkner calling
12-13

The SFS Fall Folk Festival takes place Saturday from 11 am to 10 p.m. and Sunday 11 am to 5 pm at Spokane Community College (The Lair) on the corner of Mission and Green Street..
 Free to the public and features over 100 performing groups on 8 stages sharing traditional and ethnic dance and music, along with jamming and special entertainment and crafts for children.
 Snacks and meals are available for purchase.  Parking is Free - Schedule and Volunteer Info at spokanefallfolkfestival org

16Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Jam Band
19Mandolin Congress workshops and evening concerts at Kelly's Underground. Phone Dan Gore for more info 509-838-9135
20House Concert featuring Portland artist LAUREN SHEEHAN Blues, ballads, old country Silky vocals and brilliant picking 3:00 pm 129 W. 33rd, Spokane (Judy & Rick’s house) $10 donation RSVP to Dawn Holladay @ 509-994-3144
23Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Dog Paw
30Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.Arvid Lundin & Deep Roots

                                                                          December 2016
7Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. River City
9Contra Dance in Sandpoint, ID 7 - 10pm, Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S First Ave, $5 donation ($20/family),  Red Herring, Nancy Staub calling
10Christmas Contra Dance East Spokane Grange featuring Red Herring with caller Penn Fix. Potluck at the break, bring your favorite dessert or snack. Bring an ornament to place on the tree during the grand march. Admission $10 General, $8 Members
14Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Out of Something
21Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Jam Band
28Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Brown's Mountain Boys