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Foot Fall 2015

posted Jun 27, 2015, 6:59 AM by David Govoni   [ updated Jun 27, 2015, 6:59 AM ]

September 11-13, 2015, Timber Ridge Camp, High View, West Virginia. A weekend of live music, dance, and instruction. English Country, Contra, Waltz, Square, Dutch Crossing, and more. For more details and to register, visit www.FootFallDance.com.

FSGW Weekly Wednesday English Country Dance

posted May 31, 2015, 1:55 PM by David Govoni   [ updated May 31, 2015, 2:00 PM ]

Every Wednesday, 8:00 – 10:30 pm, Glen Echo Town Hall, 6106 Harvard Ave, Glen Echo, MD. Visit The Folklore Society of Greater Washington's English Country Dance information page for details.

An English Trifle Dance Weekend: May 23-25, 2015

posted Apr 11, 2015, 7:57 AM by David Govoni   [ updated Apr 11, 2015, 8:08 AM ]

Inaugural English Trifle dance event, Timber Ridge Camp in High View, WV. Saturday, May 23, from 2:00 pm through lunch on Monday, May 25. Lots of ECD, in a hall that allows for expansive dancing. Featured callers are Scott Higgs, Gaye Fifer, and Tom Spilsbury, with wonderful musicians, playing in duos, trios, quartets — maybe even an octet on Sunday night. For more information and to register, visit the English Trifle website at anenglishtrifle.org.

Folklore Society of Greater Washington: 29th Annual Washington Spring Ball

posted Apr 11, 2015, 7:44 AM by David Govoni   [ updated Apr 11, 2015, 8:07 AM ]

Saturday, May 9, 2015, Cherry Hill Park Conference Center, 9800 Cherry Hill Road, College Park, MD 20740. Practice session: 2:30 to 5:00 pm; Potluck: 5:15 to 6:30 pm; Ball: 7:30-11:00 pm. Music by Waverley Station -- David Knight (fiddle), Liz Donaldson (piano), and Ralph Gordon (cello). For more information and to register, visit the 2015 FSGW Spring Ball information site at www.bronord.com/ball2015.

FSGW Weekly Wednesday English Country Dance

posted Feb 22, 2014, 8:04 AM by David Govoni   [ updated Feb 22, 2014, 8:05 AM ]

Every Wednesday, 8:00 – 10:30 pm, Glen Echo Town Hall, 6106 Harvard Ave, Glen Echo, MD. Visit The Folklore Society of Greater Washington's English Country Dance information page for details.

FSGW English Tea Foodlore Class & Dance

posted Feb 22, 2014, 7:44 AM by David Govoni   [ updated Feb 22, 2014, 8:16 AM ]

Sunday, March 30, 2014, 1:00 pm, Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital, 921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, Washington, DC. For complete details, including schedule and cost, visit the The Folklore Society of Greater Washington’s website and click on the Foodways menu link.

FSGW Weekly Wednesday English Country Dances

posted May 25, 2012, 4:50 AM by Site Admin   [ updated Dec 28, 2013, 9:15 AM by David Govoni ]

Every Wednesday, 8:00 – 10:30 pm, Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs, Glen Echo, MD. Contact the FSGW Wednesday English Country Dance Coordinators directly or visit The Folklore Society of Greater Washington's website for details.

26th Annual Washington Spring Ball

posted Mar 14, 2012, 1:06 PM by David Govoni

Saturday, May 19, 2012, 7:00-11:00 p.m. at the Cherry Hill Park Conference Center, 9800 Cherry Hill Road, College Park, MD. Sponsored by the Folklore Society of Greater Washington. More information online or contact Roger Broseus at Registrar@bronord.com.

Monthly Sunday English Country Dances at Glen Echo Park

posted Jan 17, 2012, 2:19 PM by David Govoni

Every 2nd Sunday, 2:30 – 5:30 pm, Spanish Ballroom Annex, Glen Echo Park, MD. Contact Michael Barraclough at 703-992-0752 or visit www.michaelbarraclough.com/ECD4FUN for details.

FSGW Weekly Wednesday English Country Dances

posted May 22, 2011, 7:43 AM by Site Admin   [ updated May 22, 2011, 8:00 AM ]

Every Wednesday, 8:00 – 10:30 pm, Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs, Glen Echo, MD. Contact the FSGW Wednesday English Country Dance Coordinators directly or visit The Folklore Society of Greater Washington's website for details.

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