Folk Gild Schedule January – March 2020

Notice effective 3/24/2020

Per Governor Carney’s “Stay-At-Home Orders”, all public gatherings of Arden Club & Gild activities, including Folk Gild events, are canceled through May 15th, or until the public health threat is eliminated.  Check back here for periodic updates.


Folk Dance Gild Schedule March 2020

All dances are at the Arden Gild Hall
2126 The Highway, Arden, Delaware 19810
All dances will include teaching for beginners
Folk Dances, Line Dances – $4 for Arden Club members, $5 for non-members
Contra dances – $9 for Arden Club members, $10 for non-members, $5 students

For more information contact:
June Burleigh email: juneburleigh@sprynet.com phone: 610-277-0844
Ann Damore email: damore3@comcast.net phone: 302-478-7257

LIKE us on facebook — Arden Folk Gild for more updates, pictures and videos

Scottish/English Dance Class returns
January 9, 16, 23, 30. February 6,13,20,27; and March 5,12,19,26 THURSDAY nights 7:30-9:30
Lessons Taught by Terry Harvey and Michael Wood
March 27 Friday CANCELLED  is SOCIAL dance. Cost is non-members: $8/Lesson or $60 for series of 12 Lessons ; Arden Club members: $7/Lesson or $48 for series; Students $5 or $30 for series

Arden Folk Gild Dances March 2020

March 1 Sunday – Grip It & Rip It (band) with calling by Don Flaherty, Rich Meyers on mandolin, Larry Feldman on fiddle, Mark Schultz on banjo, Ed Borghi on guitar, Ron Greenstein on acoustic bass, 2 PM Contra Dance Lesson, Dance 2:30-5:30 PM, $9 Arden Club members, $10 non-members, $5 students.

March 5,12,19, 26 Scottish/English Dance classes continue. 7:30-9:30 PM. –  ALL REMAINING CLASSES ARE CANCELLED AS OF MARCH 12

March 27 Friday Scottish/English SOCIAL Dance 8:00-10:30 PM

March 4 Wed. Folk dancing with Lorraine Cohn, 7:30-9:30 PM, $4, $5

March 11 Wed. Israeli dancing with Sharon Kleban, 7:30-9:30 PM, $4, $5

March 18 Wed.  -CANCELLED Line Dancing with Eric Mosley leading says: Come out and join us on the dance floor for an awesome fusion of country, pop and soul, line and couples dance with 6:30 PM LESSONS ranging from beginner to intermediate. 7:00-9:30 PM $4, $5.

March 25 Wed. Israeli dancing with Marilyn Metter, 7:30-9:30 PM, $4, $5

March 29 Sunday AIM Arden In Motion at 3-5 PM Upper Hall – Arden In Motion – Stretch! Move! Explore! Get rejuvenated as you are lead through stretching and informal dance/movement improvisation to live music featuring WOZ (band) and members of the Arden Drum Circle. Cost Best donation $15, Minimum Donation: $5 Seniors, Kids under 12 free with adult.

April 1 Wed. Israeli dancing with Sharon Kleban, 7:30-9:30 PM, $4, $5

April 5 Sunday CONTRA –  CANCELLED Ridge Kennedy calling, Live Wire band with Tom Krumm (fiddle), Sara Gowan (guitar), Bill Quern (accordion, mando, concertina, Jaw Harp), Ben Kennedy (keyboard) 2 PM Contra Dance Lesson, Dance 2:30-5:30 PM, $9 Arden Club members, $10 non-members, $5 students.

More information: call 302-478-7257 or 610-277-0844. Find us on FACEBOOK: Arden Folk Gild, or website: ardenclub.org

Folk Dance Gild Schedule January – March 2019

UPCOMING DANCE SCHEDULE

All dances are at the Arden Gild Hall
2126 The Highway, Arden, Delaware 19810
All dances will include teaching for beginners
Folk Dances, Line Dances – $4 for Arden Club members, $5 for non-members
Contra dances – $9 for Arden Club members, $10 for non-members, $5 students

For more information contact:

June Burleigh email:  juneburleigh@sprynet.com  phone: 610-277-0844

Ann Damore email: damore3@comcast.net  phone: 302-478-7257

Arden Club membership is open to all and benefits include discounted admission to all Club activities

LIKE us on facebook — Arden Folk Gild for more updates, pictures and videos

Jan 1 – TuesdayNew Year’s Day Folk and Contra dance party  2:00 – 10:00 pm

Jan 9 – Wednesday – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban, 7:30-9:30 pm

Jan 10 – Thursday Scottish/English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30–9:30pm – Winter/spring series starts

Jan 16 – WednesdayLine Dancing with Eric Mosley 6:30-9:30 pm – Lessons for new dancers starting at 6:30.  Country, Pop, Soul line dancing for all levels of dancers.

Jan 17 – Thursday Scottish/English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30–9:30pm  

 Jan 23 – Wednesday – Folk and English dancing with Jenny Brown 7:30 – 9:30pm

Jan 24 – Thursday Scottish/English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30–9:30pm

Jan 27 – Sunday Arden in Motion  2:30-4:30 pm– Stretch! Move! Explore! Come enjoy two hours of dance/movement improvisation to live music with Arden Group Motion at the Lower Gild Hall

Jan 30 – Wednesday Israeli Dancing with Marilyn Metter 7:30-9:30 pm  – featuring some of the old easier favorites and your requests.

Jan 31 – Thursday Scottish/English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30–9:30pm

Feb 3 – Sunday  Contra Dance with Game 7 and Ann Lutun calling -2:00-5:30 pm

Feb 6 – Wednesday – Folk and English dancing with Jenny Brown 7:30 – 9:30pm

Feb 7 – Thursday Scottish/English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30–9:30pm

Feb 13 – Wednesday – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban, 7:30-9:30 pm

Feb 14 – Thursday Scottish/English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30–9:30pm

Feb 20 – Wednesday – CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER  Line Dancing with Eric Mosley 6:30-9:30 pm – Lessons for new dancers starting at 6:30.  Country, Pop, Soul line dancing for all levels of dancers

Feb 21 – Thursday Scottish/English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30–9:30pm

Feb 24 – Sunday Arden in Motion  2:30-4:30 pm– Stretch! Move! Explore! Come enjoy two hours of dance/movement improvisation to live music with Arden Group Motion at the Lower Gild Hall

Feb 27 – Wednesday Israeli Dancing with Marilyn Metter 7:30-9:30 pm  – featuring some of the old easier favorites and your requests

Feb 28 – Thursday Scottish/English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30–9:30pm

 

Winter 2017- 2018 Dance Schedule

UPCOMING DANCE SCHEDULE

All dances are at the Arden Gild Hall
2126 The Highway, Arden, Delaware 19810
All dances will include teaching for beginners
Folk Dances – $4 for Arden Club members, $5 for non-members
Contra dances – $9 for Arden Club members, $10 for non-members                                         Arden in Motion – Make a donation $5 – $15

Contact juneburleigh@sprynet.com with any questions

Also join us on facebook at Arden Folk Gild

Arden Club membership is open to all and benefits include discounted admission to all Club activities

Dec 3 – Sunday – Contra Dance featuring Firefly Gals with David Rupp calling.  Lesson for new dancers at 1:30 pm — Dance 2:00-5:00 pm

Dec 6 – Wednesday –  Folk and English Dancing with Jenny Brown  7:30 – 9:30 pm

Dec 10 – Sunday – Arden in Motion –  3:00 –  5:00 pm – Lower Gild Hall                                    A fun movement and live music workshop. These monthly workshops begin with relaxation exercises, guided stretching, and then evolve into creative movement with a sense of community and connection. The live music features local musicians from Arden and surrounding areas. Every workshop is unique, there are no steps to learn at all, and the movement structures are improvisational. Enjoy a rejuvenating Sunday afternoon with a creative journey through movement! Open to all, no prior experience needed.

Dec 13  – Wednesday Israeli Dancing with Marilyn Metter 7:30 – 9:30 pm – Oldies

Dec 20 – Wednesday – Folk and English Dancing with Jenny Brown  7:30 – 9:30 pm

Dec 27 – Wednesday – Israeli Dancing with Marilyn Metter  7:30 – 9:30 pm

Jan 1 – Monday – New Year’s Day Dance Party & Potluck Dinner 2:00 – 10:00 pm – Live Music  Both sessions $23, Arden Club members $21, Students $13 or $12/$11/$7 for single session

2:00 – 5:00 pm – International Folk Dancing with the band International Folk Sounds

5:00 – 7:00 – Potluck Dinner

7:00 – 9:00 – Contra Dance with Hot Feat and caller Mark Hillegonds

Jan 10 – Wednesday – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban  7:30 – 9:30 pm

Jan 11 – Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm  – join us for the Winter/Spring session of 12 dance lessons.  $8 per class or $60 for the series

Jan 17 – Wednesday –  Folk and English Dancing with Jenny Brown 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Jan 18 – Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Jan 24 – Wednesday – Israeli Dancing with Marilyn Metter 7:30 – 9:30 pm – Oldies

Jan 25 – Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Jan 27 – Saturday – Dinner Gild – annual Robert Burns Dinner and Scottish Dancing – must make reservations for dinner – SORRY DINNER IS SOLD OUT.

Jan 28  – Sunday – Arden in Motion –  3:00 –  5:00 pm – Lower Gild Hall                                    A fun movement and live music workshop. These monthly workshops begin with relaxation exercises, guided stretching, and then evolve into creative movement with a sense of community and connection. The live music features local musicians from Arden and surrounding areas. Every workshop is unique, there are no steps to learn at all, and the movement structures are improvisational. Enjoy a rejuvenating Sunday afternoon with a creative journey through movement! Open to all, no prior experience needed

Jan 31 – Wednesday – Line and Couples Dancing with Eric Mosley – Eric will bring us a fusion of country, pop and soul music line dancing and couples dancing.  Featuring instruction for beginner to intermediate dancers.  BYOB and snacks welcome. Note earlier starting time – 7:00 – 9:30 pm

Feb 1 – Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Feb 4 – Sunday – Contra Dance with music by Blue Jersey and calling by Desire Halcomb  Lesson for new dancers at 1:30 pm — Dance 2:00 – 5:00 pm

Feb 7 – Wednesday – Folk dancing with Bob Witt – 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Feb 8 – Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Feb. 10 – Saturday – Line Dance Party with Eric Mosley – 7:00 – 10:00 pm   –                            An exciting mix of yesterday’s and today’s Country and Pop music hits.  Dancers of all levels welcome.  We will have lessons from beginner to intermediate, including couples.  Beginners encouraged to arrive early for first lessons at 6:30 p.m. Arden Club is selling wine and beer. You are welcome to bring your own non-alcoholic refreshments and snacks.  $8, Arden Club members $7.

Feb 14 – Wednesday –  Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban  7:30 – 9:30 pm

Feb 15 – Thursday– Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm