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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

You can promote your business and support the Folklore Society
with a business membership--$100/year


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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/$7 non-members   
1621 N. Park Ave.
Spokane Valley, Wa 99212
$8 members/students/$10 non-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 2020
1No Contra this week
4Western Dance 7 pm  at the Western Dance Center No Experience Necessary, suggested donation $8. Lines, contras, folk & easy squares.
8Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Dog Paw, caller Emily Faulkner
10Sandpoint Contra Dance Sandpoint Community Hall, 7-10 pm, $5 donation. Live music by Red Herring, caller Emily Faulkner All dances taught and called, new dancers welcome (and encouraged to arrive in time for the first dance).
11CANCELED  English Country Dance  7 to 10 p.m .  East Spokane Grange - with the Prestwold Players and caller Mitchell, Frey
15Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by In Tent City , caller Karen Wilson-Bell
18Barn Dance Snow “Ball”   6 to 9 p.m,   $5 , Meadowbrook Hall, 8808 W Meadowbrook Loop,Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814 . Contradance: Nora Scott calling; Band: Arvid Lundin & Deep Roots. There will be a cake walk. Hot and cold beverages provided. Please bring a snack to share during the break.
22Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Jam Band, caller Ray Polhemus
29Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Crooked Kilt, caller Mitchell Frye

                                                                          February 2020
5Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Prestwold Players, caller Nora Scott
8

Valentines Chocolate Lover's Contra Dance   7 to 10 pm,   East Spokane Grange  with the band, Dog Paw and caller, Nancy Staub. Wear Red, Dessert Potluck at the break

12Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Deep Roots, caller Nancy Staub
14Sandpoint Contra Dance Sandpoint Community Hall, 7-10 pm, $5 donation. Live music by InTentCity, caller Emily Faulkner All dances taught and called, new dancers welcome (and encouraged to arrive in time for the first dance).
19Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by In Tent City, caller Penn Fix
26Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Jam Band, caller Larry Simmons

                                                                          March 2020
4Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by River City Ramblers, caller Karen Wilson-Bell
11Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Red Herring, caller Ray Polhemus
13Sandpoint Contra Dance Sandpoint Community Hall, 7-10 pm, $5 donation. Live music by Red Herring, caller Susan Dankovich All dances taught and called, new dancers welcome (and encouraged to arrive in time for the first dance).
18Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Crooked Kilt, caller Penn Fix
25Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Jam Band, caller Mitchell Frye
                                                                          April 2020
1Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by River City Ramblers, caller Nancy Staub
8Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Prestwold Players, caller Penn Fix
15Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Crooked Kilt, caller Emily Faulkner
22Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Prestwold Players, caller Nora Scott
29Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Jam Band, caller Larry Simmons
                                                                          May 2020
6Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by River City Ramblers, caller Susan Dankovich
13Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Redwood City, caller Emily Faulkner
20Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Jam Band, caller Nancy Staub
27Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Crooked Kilt, caller Kaaren Wilson-Bell
                                                                          June 2020
3Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Redwood City, caller Nora Scott
10Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by River City Ramblers, caller Ray Polhemus
17Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Nat. Sq. Dance, caller Woody Lane
24Contra Dance  7:30-9:30 PM  Woman’s Club.  SFS members. Live music by Crooked Kilt, caller Penn Fix