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September 2017

Ira Weisburd

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
St. Bede’s Church Hall, 2650 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA United States
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$15

Master folk dance instructor Ira Weisburd is making a rare appearance in Northern California to be featured in this special workshop and party. Of the many dances Ira's introduced to us include Cumbia Semana and Kritiko Serviko. Ira will be selling his new CD with dance notations and t-shirts. 7:00-7:30pmDoors open. Request dancing and warm up. 7:30-10:30pmWorkshop with international folk dances 10:30-11:00pmRequest dancing Workshop and party: $15 at the door. Download, share, or print an EVENT FLIER. Ira WeisburdIra Weisburd…

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October 2017

Folk Dance Party

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Garden House, 400 University Ave.
Los Altos, CA United States
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$9

Save the date...More details coming. Katherine Abbott will teach Oy Shope Shope, a Bulgarian folk dance introduced by Roberto Bagnoli. Becky Beniares and Nancy Kaye will emcee the dance program. Dances range from beginning to advanced and all forms (line, couple, set). Bring a snack to share!

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Russian Spirit: Dance and Tradition

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Presidio Officers’ Club, 50 Moraga Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94129 United States
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Free

Please join us and explore Russian culture in the Old World and the New through a folk dance lesson, performances by Folk Group "Dolina", and a historical overview of Russian colonial presence in California from Fort Ross interpreter Hank Birnbaum. Plus, enjoy a vodka tasting from the Russian Center of San Francisco (ages 21+). In association with the Russian Center of San Francisco. Free, but space is limited! Please complete the registration link below. Please note that registering does not…

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Folk Dance Party with Kabilé

October 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Strawberry Recreation Center, 118 E. Strawberry Drive
Mill Valley, CA 94941 United States
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$12

Join the Kopachka Folk Dancers for a special live music dance party to the Bulgarian music of Kabilé! Kabilé Masters of traditional folk from Bulgarian Thrace! Kabilé is named for the village in central Bulgaria where they first performed. They have become widely known for the bitov (traditional) style and highly-enjoyable melodies! Kabilé's members are all life-long, professionally-trained musicians with decades of teaching and performing experience. Kabilé is Donka Koleva (vocals), Nikolay Kolev (gadulka/ folk fiddle), Dzhenko Andreev (gajda/bagpipe), Nikolay…

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November 2017

Officers Ball

November 4 @ 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Veterans Memorial Hall, 22737 Main Street
Hayward, CA United States
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$30

1:00 Doors open 1:30-5:30 Institute 5:30--7:30 On-site dinner with entertainment by Bill Cope (if signed up by October 27) 7:30-10:00 Evening dance party INSTITUTE TEACHERS: Aaron Alpert -- Holech Uva (Israeli non-partner) Julie East -- Szot Madziar (Polish non-partner) Lenore Frigo -- Contras (U.S. partners) Martin Frost -- Pušteno Oro/Devojče Devojče (Macedonian non-partner) Marija Hillis -- Sapphire Sea (English Set) Yale and Marcia Rosenblatt -- Aino Kchume (Assyrian partners) Marina Troost -- Hora ca la Neamt (Romanian non-partner) Todd Wagner…

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Folk Dance Party

November 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Garden House, 400 University Ave.
Los Altos, CA United States
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Save the date...More details coming. Denise Heenan will teach an English Country Dance. John Burke will emcee. Dances range from beginning to advanced and all forms (line, couple, set). Bring a snack to share!

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Pre-Kolo Festival Party

November 18 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
All Saints’ Episcopal, 555 Waverley St.
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States
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$15

Sue Williard will start the evening teaching Arcanul Batrinesc and Kara Tren. Live Balkan music for dancing with Staro Vino. Only the finest vintages! They play dance tunes and table songs from Bulgaria, Macedonia, Serbia, and Bosnia. Staro Vino is Andrew Cohen (accordion), Greg Masaki Jenkins (clarinet and vocals), and Mark Jenkins (percussion and vocals). 6:45pmDoors open, warm up dances 7:00-8:00pmSue Williard teaches Arcanul Batrinesc and Kara Tren 8:00-11:00pmDance party to Staro Vino. Request dancing during breaks Snacks greatly appreciated!…

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December 2017

Palomanians Pie Party

December 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
St. Bede’s Church Hall, 2650 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA United States
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Post-Kolo Festival and Holiday Celebration

December 9 @ 5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
First Baptist Event Hall, 305 N. California Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301-4105 United States
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Christmas Night Gathering

December 25 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
St. Bede’s Church Hall, 2650 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA United States
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Free

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