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IFDA Weekly Reminder for Saturday, June 22, 2019

posted Oct 2, 2014, 12:57 PM by Sarah Falkoff   [ updated Jun 19, 2019, 6:18 PM by Gene Woodford ]
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IFDA Weekly Reminder for Saturday, June 22, 2019

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Note:  I'll be heading for Big Sky Country, Jordan, Montana, June 22nd, to prospect for dinosaur fossils.  I should return the first week of August.  This will be the last reminder/newsletter till I get back.  For a reminder, the Programing and Teaching Schedule is available on our website and I have posted the schedule on our IFDA Facebook Group.  See everyone in about five - Gene   

Last Saturday, June 15th, Nancy did an outstanding job as the evening's programmer and Sarah taught a nice Serbian dance "Pinosavka."  NICE JOB NANCY and SARAH and THANK YOU FOR another FUN EVENING of DANCING and TEACHING!
 
Folk Dancing For Fun (3rd Class), hosted by Cathy Swanson, at the Middendorf-Kredell Branch Library in O'Fallon, MO on June 6th was another great class with sixteen people in attendance.  Thanks and well done Cathy and thanks to all the IFDA Folk Dancers who were there to teach and to lend her a helping hand to make her classes highly successful.

For this upcoming Saturday, 22nd, Sarah is up as the evening's programming and Sarah will re-teach the Serbian dance "Pinosavka" she taught last week.  We all know it's going to be another FUN EVEING of DANCING and TEACHING with SARAH -COME AND DANCE WITH US!

June 30, Sunday, Music From The Hills, hosted by John Uhlemann, 4 - 6 p.m., KDHX - 88.1 FM.  John will playing 6 holed flute music - from Scandinavia to Romania.

July 14, 2019, Sunday, Scandinavian Bygdedans 6:45 - 9 p.m., at the Coutures' house. For additional information contact Nancy or Rex Couture (314) 786-5098, E-Mail at couture3@primary.net also Diana or Bill Blanchard (314) 726- 5737, E-Mail at diana.blanchard@att.net.

July 25, Thursday, 7:00 p.m., Programmer's Meeting at at Noah and Sonia Falkoff's house. For additional information contact Sarah Falkoff at sarahfalkoff@gmail.com.

July 28,  2019, Sunday, International Couple Dancing 6:45 - 9 p.m., at the Coutures' house.  Contact information same as above.

August 1, Thursday, 7 - 8:30 p.m., Folk Dancing For Fun (4th Class) at the Middendorf-Kredell Branch of the St. Charles City-County Library, 2750 Highway K, O'Fallon, Mo. 63368. Hosted by Cathy Swanson from IFDA.  No experience or partner necessary.  There is no admission cost, but please register online in the Classes & Events calendar at (here) or call the Library at (636) 978-7997.  For additional information or if you would like to teach one or more dances at future Thursday evening sessions at this library contact Cathy Swanson at: cswanson@mail.win.org.

August 27, Tuesday, Combo.  Potluck at 6p.m., Scandinavian Bygdedans 6:45, International Couple Dancing 8 - 9:15 p.m. at the Coutures' house.  Contact information same as above.

September 8, 2019, Sunday, International Couple Dancing 6:45 - 9 p.m., at the Coutures' house.  Contact information same as above.

October 3, Thursday, 7 - 8:30 p.m., Folk Dancing For Fun (5th Class) at the Middendorf-Kredell Branch of the St. Charles City-County Library, 2750 Highway K, O'Fallon, Mo. 63368. Hosted by Cathy Swanson from IFDA.  No experience or partner necessary.  There is no admission cost, but please register online in the Classes & Events calendar at (here) or call the Library at (636) 978-7997.  For additional information or if you would like to teach one or more dances at future Thursday evening sessions at this library contact Cathy Swanson at: cswanson@mail.win.org.

September 28, Saturday, Live Music with BULGARIKA featuring Temelko Ivanov (Kaval), Nikolay Kodzhabeshev (tambura), Nikolay Kolev (gudulka), Marin Chalamov (tupan) and Donka Koleva (vocals).  Suggested donation $15.

October 4-6, Bulgarian Dance Workshop Featuring Iliana Bozhanova (dance teacher and singer) and Todor Yankov (accordionist and singer).  Admission: $70 for 5 workshop sessions and Saturday Night Dance Party or $15 per workshop session.  Lunches are $5 each.

(SAVE THE DATE) March 5 - 8, 2020, 2020 NFO CONFERENCE presented in conjunction with the 50th Laguna Folk Dance Festival, Laguna Woods, California featuring Yves Moreau as the main teacher.

(SAVE THE DATE) June 12, 2020, 50th WEDDING ANNIVERSARY of THE UHLEMANNS' and THE COUTURES' in Southern Denmark.  Invitation will be forthcoming a couple months before the event. 

For our JUNE BIRTHDAYS: 
Marvin Moehle, Abby Sharma, Jean Cline, Nancy Couture
 and Claire Dombek, be sure to let the programmers know of your special dance request.





Gene