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Spokane Folklore Society
Answer Phone: (509) 598-9111.
P.O. Box 141
Spokane, WA 99210-0141
Questions about the folklore society?
email myspokanefolklore@gmail.com
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Support our Business Members:

Kit "KayCee"Brennick, State Farm Insurance
4407 N Division St, Suite 610
Spokane, WA 99207
Bus: 509-483-5540 Fax: 509-592-2098
kit@kitbrennick.com

CHallanger Coaching   Specializing in “Helping Women Get Out of Their Heads and into Action” since 2001.

 Kay Rowley, Rowley Rentals, LLC


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 CONTRA DANCES EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SELECT SECOND SATURDAYS
SEPTEMBER THRU JUNE.
Email here to add or change listings

Wednesday Night:  Spokane Woman’s Club
Saturday Night: East Spokane Grange
1428 W.9th Ave. (corner of 9th and Walnut) 
Spokane, Wa. 99204 
$5members/students/$7non-members   
1621 N. Park Ave.
Spokane Valley, Wa 99212
$8 members/students/$10non-members
These are community dances, no experience necessary, beginner workshop 15 minutes
before each dance, no partner needed, everyone is welcome and fun for all ages. Saturday
night dances have a potluck at the break, bring your favorite snack to share. Call
(509) 598-9111
if you have questions.

Slow Jam, 2nd Sunday of every month, 6 - 8 pm. Contact kbrennick@comcast.net for details.

September 2017
4Fall Arts Preview Labor Day Sept 4 3:00 - 8:00 PM  Comstock Park. Come visit us at our table.
6Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. River City Ramblers provide the dance music,  and Nancy Staub, caller
13Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. The Jam Band provide the dance music,  and Karen Wilson-Bell, host caller
20Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Out of the Wood provide the dance music,  and Nora Scott, caller
27Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Crooked Kilt provide the dance music,  and Emily Faulkner, caller
30Saturday Night Contra Dance  6:30 - 8:30 PM   $5   Rockwood South Hill Retirement Community, 2903 E 25th Ave, Spokane, Wa.  Dog Paw provides the music, Nora Scott calls. Check out the new portable dance floor, in a beautiful new air conditioned building, high atop Spokane's South Hill. Guaranteed to be a rockin' good time - be there!
October 2017
3International Folk Dancing 7—9 pm call (509) 327-7862 for info
4Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. String Rays(Special guest band!)    Penn Fix, caller
5House Concert with the String Rays Intimate house concert in Lincoln Heights. Admission $15-20 sliding scale. Limited seating. For location and reservations please email:   fallladyofthelake@gmail.com
6Family Dance  Potluck 6:30 Dance 7-8 pm  St. John Cathedral, 127 E.12th, donation, (509) 533-9955 or sdanko@cet.com
6- 8Dance Weekend  Lady of the Lake Fall Music and Dance Weekend (see ladyofthelake.org)
11Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Out of the Wood,    Larry Simmons, caller
13Contra Dance   Sandpoint, ID   7—10 pm   Sandpoint Community Hall.  Band: Out of the Wood Caller: Emily Faulkner
17International Folk Dancing  7—9 pm call (509) 327-7862 for info
18Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Dog Paw Ray Polhemus, caller 
25Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Jam band performing,  Susan Dankovich, caller     
31International Folk Dancing  7—9 pm call (509) 327-7862 for info
November 2017
1Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. River City Ramblers     Nora Scott, caller
8Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Red Herring,  Karen Wilson-Bell, caller
11 - 12Fall Folk Fest at Spokane Community College (Mission and Greene) - free - featuring 8 stages with folk, traditional and international music and dance as well as children's activities and craft vendors - contra dance Saturday and Sunday - free parking - for more Info www.spokanefolkfestival.org 
15Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Dog Paw,  Ray Polhemus, Nancy Staub, caller
18Spokane Mandolin Congress 9AM - 5PM. With Don Stiernberg, mandolin workshops in all genres, all levels. Cost $100 at door. Contact Dan Gore at 509-828-0924 or email danielcgore@msn.com .  Evening concerts at Kelly's Undergraound featuring members of the instructor panel.
22Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Jam Band,  Susan Dankovich, host caller 
29Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Red Herring, Nancy Staub, caller
December 2017
6Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Crooked Kilt      Ray Polhemus, caller
13Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Jam Band      Larry Simmons, host caller
20Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. In-Tent-City     Emily Faulkner, caller      
27Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. River City Ramblers,  Nancy Staub, caller