Upcoming Events & Schedule

2012 - Swedish weekend - David playing fiddle in a fiddle class

#    Ongoing – Lawrence Barn Dance Association’s contra dance held on the third Saturday of every month.   During the halftime we are usually present to play a couple of schottis and hambo dances.   See the LBDA website for the contra dance calendar.

 ## February 3rd – 11th Annual Scandinavian Winter Party
Date – Saturday, February 3rd, starting at 6:00 with a potluck dinner. Music and dancing will start at approximately 7:30.   The event will end around 10:30 and we will need to be out of the building by 11:00.

Location: Lawrence, KS.   Unitarian Fellowship, 1263 N 1100 Rd.  From 31st and Iowa Streets, go 2 miles south on US 59 to N 1100 Rd. Take a right (west) and go about 3/10 mile.  The building is on the left (south) side of the road.

Potluck Dinner:   Please bring a dish to share; main dishes are always needed.

Special activities –   Since this is the Julebukk party, please read the description for the Scandinavian Winter Party regarding costume options and other potential activities https://ingevald.wordpress.com/social-events-dances/   Costumes are not required, but add nicely to the atmosphere.   If you have stories (Scandinavian wintertime related) you would like to share or would like to help in any way with this event, please contact me!

Cost:   A suggested donation of $7 would be appreciated to cover costs.

Dance Shoes:  Please wear shoes that will not damage or leave marks on the floor

Contact:  Byron 832-1039 or bwiley@sbcglobal.net   Information and resources can also be found here:  https://ingevald.wordpress.com/

## Folklore Village Swedish music and dance weekend – March 16-18  – The music teachers are excellent (we saw them at Nordic Fiddles and Feet this past summer).  The dance teachers are also excellent.   Scroll down on this page to find more information about this workshop https://folklorevillage.org/spring-scandinavian-weekend/
## Nordic Fiddles and Feet – June 24 through July 1.  This is a premium week-long opportunity to dance, play music, and study with top notch staff.   The registration form will be up in early February.  http://nordicfiddlesandfeet.org  General information and photos from previous year’s camp are also linked to the website.   Contact Byron if you have questions or want more information.
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