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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


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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.

January 2018
3Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Crooked Kilt     Ray Polhemus, caller      
10Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. Jam Band,    Karen Wilson-Bell calling 
12Sandpoint Contra Dance Sandpoint Community Hall, 7-10 pm, $5 donation.  Arvid Lundin and Deep Roots,  Emily Faulkner calling
13Contra Dance An English Country Dance  7-10 pm. Live music featuring the Prestwold Players:  All dances taught and called by Mitchell Frey. No experience necessary, no partner needed. The East Spokane Grange is at 1621 North Park Rd, Spokane Valley. Admission $7 SFS members and students, $10 non-members. For more information please call Milhea at 509-981-3151 or MItchell at 208-882-5101
17Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. All In Good Time,  Nancy Staub caller
20INBMA Showcase 7 - 9 PM  General $7, Members $5.Trent Elementary School Auditorium,  3303 N. Pines, Spokane Valley. Featuring the Mountain  Dew Boys, The Sock Puppets and Justin Sherfey
24Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  River City Ramblers,  Susan Dankovich calling
27Snowball Barn Dance  6-9PM at Meadowbrook Hall, 8088 West Meadowbrook Loop, Coeur d'Alene with Arvid Lundin and Deep Roots and caller, Susan Dankovich. Admission $8 Adults, $5 Teens  Under 12 Free Please bring  a snack, Raffle tickets available for Cake Walk  a  fundraiser for the  Meadowbrook Hall. No experience necessary,  All dances taught.
31Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club. All In Good Time,  Penn Fix caller
                                                                          February 2018
3INBMA Showcase 4 – 6:45PM potluck and jam. Music showcase 7-9PM. Western Dance Center on Sullivan Road just north of the river. Contra dance workshop  with Susan Dankovich and river City Ramblers during the showcase
6House Concert Larry Unger and Audrey Knuth 7:00 – 9:00 PM. There will be a $15 donation at the door. Contact lparks.nidaho@outlook.com for address and info
7Contra Dance  7:00-9:45 PM  Woman’s Club. Cost is $8 members/$10 non-members.  Larry Unger Band,  Emily Faulkner, caller 
9Sandpoint Contra Dance Sandpoint Community Hall, 7-10 pm, $5 donation. InTentCity, Emily Faulkner calling
10Saturday Night Contra Dance Valentines Chocolate Lover's Contra Dance  7-10 pm. The East Spokane Grange is at 1621 North Park Rd, Spokane Valley. Admission $8 SFS members and students, $10 non-members, under 18 free; The River City Ramblers, with caller, Nora Scott
14Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Intentcity,  Nora Scott calling 
21Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Crooked Kilt,   Karen Wilson-Bell calling 
28Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Dog Paw,  Susan Dankovich calling 
                                                                          March 2018
7Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Jam Band,  Penn Fix calling
9Sandpoint Contra Dance Sandpoint Community Hall, 7-10 pm, $5 donation. Dog Paw, Emily Faulkner calling
10Saturday Night Contra Dance 7-10 pm. The East Spokane Grange is at 1621 North Park Rd, Spokane Valley. Admission $8 SFS members and students, $10 non-members. Celebrating St. Patrick's Day with the  band, Crooked Kilts and caller, Emily Faulkner 7 to 10 pm. Snack potluck at the break.
14Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  River City Ramblers,  Ray Polhemus calling
21Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  All In Good Time,  Nancy Staub calling 
28Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Jam Band,  Emily Faulkner calling
                                                                          April 2018
4Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Crooked Kilt,   Larry Simmons calling 
11Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Red Herring,  Nora Scott calling 
13Sandpoint Contra Dance Sandpoint Community Hall, 7-10 pm, $5 donation. Red Herring, Emily Faulkner calling
14Saturday Night Contra Dance 7-10 pm. The East Spokane Grange is at 1621 North Park Rd, Spokane Valley. Admission $7 SFS members and students, $10 non-members.
18Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Dog Paw,   Penn Fix calling 
25Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  River City Ramblers, Karen Wilson-Bell calling 
                                                                          May 2018
2Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Jam Band,  Nora Scott calling 
9Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Crooked Kilt,  Nancy Staub calling 
12Saturday Night Contra Dance 7-10 pm. The East Spokane Grange is at 1621 North Park Rd, Spokane Valley. Admission $7 SFS members and students, $10 non-members.
16Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Out of the Wood,   Ray Polhemus calling 
23Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  River City Ramblers,   Susan Dankovich calling 
30Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Out of the Wood,  Larry Simmons calling 
                                                                          June 2018
6Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Dog Paw, Emily Faulkner calling 
13Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Out of the Wood,  Nancy Staub calling 
16Saturday Night Contra Dance 7-10 pm. The East Spokane Grange is at 1621 North Park Rd, Spokane Valley. Admission $7 SFS members and students, $10 non-members.
20Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Jam Band,   Ray Polhemus calling  
27Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  Out of the Wood,  Nora Scott calling