Coming Events -- April 2017

BFD-sponsored (in whole or in part) events are indicated in red

Saturday, Apr 8, 7:15 to 11:00 p.m. – Peninsula Council Dance Party
Admission: $9
Probably at St. Bede’s Church Hall, 2650 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park

Saturday, Apr 15, 2:30 to 8:30 p.m. – English and Scottish Dance Potluck Dinner and
Workshop with Bruce Hamilton and Lin Pettengil

Admission: $15
First Baptist Church, 305 N. California St, Palo Alto

April 21-30 – Bay Area Dance Week
Free dance classes throughout the Bay Area as well as parties and open houses. It’s a
chance to try a new dance type!
Information: (Federation-sponsored
events) and (for all events)

Friday, April 28, 8 to 11 p.m. – Hardly Strictly Balkan Spring Dance Party with Zabava!
Admission: $12
Strawberry Recreation Center, 118 East Strawberry Drive, Mill Valley

Sunday, April 30, 12:30 - 5 p.m. – Blossom Festival
Admission: free (part of National Dance Week)
City College of S.F. Wellness Center, Studio 301, 50 Phelan Ave, SF

Plan ahead for these camps, where you canlearn from master teachers the new trial dances for next year and many others.
Plus! BFD offers partialscholarships to its members for these camps
– contact DC chair Bill Lidickerfor more information at

June 18-25 - Mendocino FolkloreCamp - Sign Up Now!
World Dance & Music Workshops &Folklore Celebrations
$925 includes great food, classes, live music,overnight accommodations
Mendocino Woodland Camp, Mendocino

July 17-24 and July 24-July 31 – Stockton Folk Dance Camp
$585 for classes, food and lodging extra
University of the Pacific campus, Stockton

For a listing of local dance venues, please visit the "Places to Dance" section on the "Links" page.

Note: Please email information about future folk dance events, meetings and parties.
Copyright 2017 Sondra Reinman.