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|From the President:|
As the days get longer, warmer, and brighter and we shake off the winter blues, remember as Mark Twain said, "the best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up."
We have a very exciting March with slow jams, a St Paddy's day contra, and an excellent concert by Dan Maher! Please enjoy our diverse offerings and remember to bring your friends.
A very special evening with the host of KPBX’s “Inland Folk” March 13
7 pm Admission $12 $10 SFS members
East Spokane Grange
Cajun Dance Class
Swing, waltz, and two-step taught by Susan Dankovich
Basic steps to get you dancing to cool Bayou tunes of Cajun country.
Learn to move to the driving accordions, sweet fiddles and triangle.
A partner dance, all singles are welcome!
Smooth-soled shoes and comfy layered clothes are best to wear.
No experience needed.
6 weeks starting Wednesday, March 4 6:30-7 pm
Woman's Club Concert Hall , 1428 W 9th, Spokane
$25 per person, $40 per couple for the series
Want more information? Call Susan (509)533-9955 or firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are planning to go to Folklife in May, starting Cajun is a great way to add to your dancing pleasure!
1621 N. Park Road
Friday, March 6 FREE
FAMILY DANCE AND POTLUCK
Bring your little sweeties to the March Family Dance! Easy circle, line, con-
tra, folk and novelty dances with live music.
The Family Dance Band brings the tunes!
Potluck begins at 6:30 p.m.—bring something yummy!
Dances begin at 7 p.m. and go to about 8 p.m.
All of the fun dances are clearly taught by Susan Dankovich.
EVERYONE is WELCOME.
St. John's Cathedral
127 E. 12th Ave. in Spokane.
Co-sponsored by St. John Cathedral
Free-will donations appreciated
Last two dances for the season will be
April 10 and May 1
For more information, call Susan at (509)533-9955 or email@example.com.
Come join us to learn tunes at your own
pace. James Funk leads and the whole
group has tons of fun. BYOS! (Bring
Your Own Stand)
Dates: March 8 and 22
Time: 7-9 pm
Place: 235 W. Cleveland, Spokane
For directions call KayCee Brennick at
3/4 Susan Dankovich River City Ramblers Swing Variations
3/11 Penn Fix Dog Paw Giving Weight
3/18 Ray Polhemus (H) Jam Band
3/25 Larry Simmons Arvid Lundin and Deep Roots Dance Etiquette
4/1 Nora Scott Crooked Kilt Hey for Four
4/8 Emily Faulkner River City Ramblers Balance and Swing
4/15 Vickie Marron (H) Jam Band
4/22 Karen Wilson-Bell Out of the Wood Circling
4/29 Nancy Staub Out of Nowhere Buzz Step Swing
5/6 Nora Scott Arvid Lundin and Deep Roots Straight Lines
5/13 Ray Polhemus Out of Nowhere Anticipation
5/20 Karen Wilson-Bell(H) Jam Band
5/27 Morna Leonard Out of the Wood Contra Corners
6/3 Susan Dankovich Crooked Kilt Stars
6/10 Vickie Marron Out of Nowhere Intermediate Dances
6/17 Larry Simmons (H) Jam Band
6/24 All Callers River City Ramblers
The Teaching Syllabus was requested by some contra dancers as a way to improve the quality of dancing on Wednesday nights.
LADY OF THE LAKE