Events generally in Northern California

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Scandia Dance Workshops, Party, and Potluck

October 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

$5 – $14

Schedule

3:30 – 6:00 pm

Workshop, Slangpolka & Norskleitjan

Taught by Fred & Toby,
(If you know these dances already, we encourage you to come and help others learn them too!)

Slangpolska from Southern Sweden
Get an introduction/practice on the dance that will be taught this February at the 1st Annual SCANDOMANIA! festival.

Norskleitjan – a dynamic and fun dance fr. Föllinge, Sweden

Music by Sarah Kirton & Annie Kinerva

6:00 – 7:00 pm

Potluck Dinner

Please bring a favorite dish to share for the potluck

7:00 – 10:00 pm ?

Dance Party

Live Music from Bay Area Musicians: Sarah Kirton & Annie Kinerva, Eric Gjøvåg, Hardingfele, Rose Miller & Sylvia Walkey, Jim Little, Fred Bialy, Springleik Set
Nyckelharpa Allspel, Fiddle Allspel

Don’t forget your dance shoes!

PLUS: BEGINNING LEVEL SCANDIA DANCE WORKSHOP!

All Welcome! Learn the basic skills for Scandinavian Turning Dances, and get a head start on Slangpolska fr. Southern Sweden, to be taught at Hillside Church later in the afternoon.

Noon to 2:00 pm, at Fred & Toby’s House
1925 Hudson St., El Cerrito
Near El Cerrito Del Norte BART

Admission

Workshop $5, Dance Party $10, Workshop & Dance, $14
(All proceeds go to pay rent and support the musicians)

Sponsored by Golden Gate Nordic Music & Dance, a program of the Northern California Spelmanslag, a non-profit public benefit corporation.

Details

Date:
October 26
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$5 – $14
Event Categories:
, ,

Organizer

Northern California Spelmanslag
Email:
goodhue@hotmail.com
Website:
http://www.ngls.net/

Venue

Hillside Community Church
1422 Navellier St
El Cerrito, CA 94530 United States
+ Google Map
Website:
http://www.hillsideswedenborg.org

Federation members can add or update their upcoming dance events to the calendar by sending event details to events@folkdance.com