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

March – May 2017 Folk Gild Dances

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

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

March 22 – Wednesday – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban  7:30 – 9:30 pm

March 29 – Wednesday – Folk Dancing with Bob Witt and Friends 7:30 – 9:30 pm

April 2 – Sunday – Contra Dance featuring Caravan with Ridge Kennedy calling. Lesson for new dancers at 1:30 pm — Dance 2:00-5:00 pm

April 5 – Wednesday – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban  7:30 – 9:30 pm

April 6 – Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm

April 12 – Wednesday – Folk and English Dancing with Jenny Brown  7:30 – 9:30 pm

April 19 – Wednesday – Folk and English Dancing with Jenny Brown  7:30 – 9:30 pm

April 26 – Wednesday – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban  7:30 – 9:30 pm

April 27 – Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm

May 3 – Wednesday – Folk and English Dancing with Jenny Brown  7:30 – 9:30 pm

May 4Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm

May 7 – Sunday – Contra Dance featuring Raise the Roof, calling by Janine Smith. Lesson for new dancers at 1:30 pm — Dance 2:00-5:00 pm

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

May 11 Thursday – Scottish and English Dance Lessons with Terry Harvey 7:30 – 9:30 pm

May 12 – Friday – Scottish/English Social Dance – featuring Dave Wiesler, Piano and David Knight, Fiddle – 8:00  – 11:00 pm  $12, $10 for Club members, $7 Students, $5 for listeners

 

 

 

 

November & December 2015 Schedule

The Arden Folk Gild welcomes you to join us for a variety of dances including international folk dancing, contra dancing, Israeli dancing, square dancing, waltz. We meet each Wednesday evening and one Sunday afternoon each month from September – June at the Arden Gild Hall 2126 The Highway, Arden Delaware 19810. There is teaching at all dances. Each week focuses on a different dance style with a variety of instructors/dance leaders. Arden Club members pay a reduced fee for all dances. For more info call (302) 478-7257 or (610) 277-0844. Follow The Arden Folk Gild on Facebook for more updates and photos.

November 1, 2015 – Contra Dance with Tater Patch, Susan Hankin caller    Lesson 1:30, Dancing 2:00 – 5:00 pm   $9 Arden Club Members, $10 Non-Members

November 4, 2015 – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban  7:30 – 9:30 pm  $4 Members, $5 Non Members

November 11, 2015 – Oldies Folk dancing with Becky Tosun 7:30 – 9:30 pm  $4 Members, $5 Non Members

November 18, 2015 – Folk Dancing with Jenny Brown  7:30 – 9:30 pm  $4 Members, $5 Non Members

November 25, 2015 – Join us for our annual Thanksgiving eve dance with Ismat Shah playing your folk dance requests and Elmo Troiani and Bob Witt calling Square dancing.  Bring a snack to share.  Special starting time – 8:00 – 11:00pm   Arden Club members – $5, Non-members $6

December 2, 2015 – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban 7:30 – 9:30 pm $4 Members, $5 Non Members

December 9, 2015 – Folk Dancing with Jenny Brown  7:30 – 9:30 pm  $4 Members, $5 Non Members

December 11, 2015 – Special Friday Night Holiday Party with Newark International Folk Dancers at George Wilson Center 303 New London Road, Newark, DE  19711  Potluck Dinner followed by Folk Dancing    7:00 – 10:00pm

December 16, 2015 – Folk and Square Dancing with Bob Witt and Friends   7:30 – 9:30 pm  $4 Members, $5 Non Members

December 23, 2015 – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban 7:30 – 9:30 pm $4 Members, $5 Non Members

January 1, 2016 – Join us for our annual New Years Day dances and potluck dinner.  Members attend both dance sessions and dinner for $21, Non-members $23, Students $13

2:00 – 5:00 pm – Folk Dancing with live music featuring International Folk Sounds band from Philadelphia  Members $11, Non-members $12, Students $7

5:00 – 7:00 pm – Pot luck dinner – Please bring a main dish or dessert to share.

7:00 – 10:00 pm – Contra Dance with Dave, Josh and Susie band and calling by Donna Hunt.  Members $11, Non-members $12, Students $7