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June 2019

Special Greek Dance Workshop with Stathis Strathis and Joe Graziosi

June 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Joe Goode Annex, 401 Alabama at 17th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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$15

GreekFeet is pleased to announce this special workshop with Stathis Strathis and Joe Graziosi. Stathis will be paying a tribute to our dear friend and teacher Anna Efstathiou by teaching her signature dance Vari Hasapia. Joe will be teaching a mix of regional Greek dances. It is going to be an interesting, entertaining evening in the usual GreekFeet fanfare but with an added treat of having these two dynamic Bostonian Greeks joining us. Ring bell at the gate to enter.…

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Dance to Live French Music

June 7 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Bethany Lutheran Church, 1095 Cloud Avenue
Menlo Park, CA 94025 United States
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$12

French dance fun for all ages!Gary Breitbard & Jena Rauti Dance with us through France—and never leave the Bay Area! Gary Breitbard and Jena Rauti will help teach and lead French dances to the live music of Fête Musette. We will take you to Alsace, Brittany, Gascony, Provence, and the Massif Central in a period where the waltz, mazurka, polka, scottish, bourree, and rondeau ruled. Join us for an evening of called dances for all ages – no experience required!…

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Dance Party with Da! Mozhem

June 7 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Piedmont Veterans Hall, 401 Highland Avenue
Piedmont, CA United States
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$13

Dance to your favorite international tunes with Da! Mozhem and the East Bay Folk Dancers. Please save the date and join us for a fun night of dancing! DOWNLOAD, print, and share a flier. Da! Mozhem at the San Francisco Free Folk FestivalDa! Mozhem Da! Mozhem plays and sings high-energy pan-Balkan music for the joy of dancing. D!M is a group of friends who have been playing together for well over a decade. The group has veterans from many excellent…

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10th Annual Cerritos Festival

June 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:45 pm
Cerritos Senior Center, 12340 South Street
Cerritos, CA United States
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$6

Celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Cerritos Folk Dancers with dance! Each group is welcome to lead, and/or request one or more dances. Please bring finger food or non-alcoholic beverage to share. YOUR traditional or special costume will add splendid color to the party. For more details contact CerritosFolkDancers@gmail.com or Wen at (562) 865-8854

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End-of-Quarter Dance Party

June 12 @ 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm
Holbrook Palmer Park, Carriage House, 150 Watkins Avenue
Atherton, CA 94027 United States
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$9

Join Suzanne Rocca-Butler and the Carriage House Folk Dancers for an end of quarter folk dance party. Bring your dancing shoes and good cheer. Snacks or beverages to share are also appreciated if you are able. Drop in fee is $9.00 for the entire evening. (There is no pro-rating of fees) If you are registered, the party is included.

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Palomanians Ice Cream Social

June 15 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
St. Bede’s Church Hall, 2650 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA United States
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$10

DOWNLOAD a flier The Palomanians Ice Cream Social featuring request dancing, refreshments, and of course ice cream! A tradition for decades, the Palomanians will provide all the ingredients for an Ice Cream Social and Dance Party! With lots of toppings, fresh and stewed fruit, sprinkles, whipped cream, chocolate sauce, and more! Punch, water and coffee also provided. More dancing afterwards to work it all off. Nothing to bring besides your dance shoes. There's no teaching so the party begins at…

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Introduction to International Folk Dance

June 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
DC Dance Center, 1555 Washington Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577 United States
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$8

Instructors Gigi and Warren Jensen invite new dancers to learn international folk dance in the East Bay in this monthly 90min session. Free parking in the area and it's only a short 4 block walk from the San Leandro Bart station to the studio. Share with your wannabe-a-dancer friends, especially if the live in the East Bay. To join or for more details e-mail Gigi Jensen or call (510) 326-6415. The DC Dance Center web site or office will not…

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July 2019

Bastille Day Party

July 14 @ 2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
St. Bede’s Church Hall, 2650 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA United States
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$10

Celebrate Bastille Day and France with a folk dance lesson and party with the Peninsula Council! 2:45pmDoors open 3:00-3:30pmFree pre-party workshop with Adony Benaries teaching a couple of fun French dances. 3:30-6:00pmALL-REQUEST PARTY MC'd by Hollis Radin The Peninsula Council annual meeting and election of officers will be held during the break. Send your requests to Hollis and she will incorporate them into the program. Dances range from beginning to advanced and all forms (line, couple, set). Bring a snack…

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Square Dance Workshop with Tony Parkes

July 18 @ 7:30 pm - 10:15 pm
St. Archangel Michael Serbian Orthodox Church, 18870 Allendale Avenue
Saratoga, California 95070
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$12

Join the Saratoga International Dancers for a special evening square dance workshop lead by caller and instructor Tony Parkes. No partner needed. Tony Parkes Hailing from the Boston area, Tony Parkes has been calling square and contra dances for more than 50 years. He believes in keeping these dance forms accessible to as many people as possible. He has beginners doing real dances within seconds, and can keep experienced dancers entertained with a bit of challenge or elegance. More details...

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Contra and Square Dance Workshop and Party with Tony Parkes

July 20 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
All Saints’ Episcopal, 555 Waverley St.
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States
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$16

The Moveable Feet club presents an afternoon contra and square dance workshop, potluck dinner, and international folk dance party with the charming Tony Parkes. Live music for dancing by Susan Worland during the workshop. Come for the entire event or portions as you wish. We look forward to dancing with you! 3:00 pm Doors open 3:15 - 4:30 pm Contra Dance Workshop 4:30 - 4:45 pm Break 4:45 - 5:30 pm Square Dance Workshop 5:30 - 6:30 pm Potluck dinner,…

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