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Skandia Folkdance Society

425-954-5262|www.skandia-folkdance.org

July 2019

Skandia Friday dance – Allcomers band + CDs

July 19 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, 98036
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$10 – $15

From 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Larry Reinert and Elaine Mathies will review the beginner-friendly polka and introduce the versatile trava step. Trava is a fun variation that gives the dancers a comfortable way to vary the speed of the turn. Join us before the dance party at the Cedar Valley Grange. At 8:30 p.m., we will have a mix of an “All Comers Band” and recorded music. Musicians: show up at 7:30 to warm up and pick some tunes, and…

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August 2019

Skandia Friday dance

August 2 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, 98036
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$10 – $15

From 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Pat McMonagle and Marjorie Nugent will present the Norwegian dance Russeren, a fun and accessible reinlender variation. You can see it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GzNKL2kcGmw. Open dancing begins at 8:30, and we have some new groups tonight, as well as a long-time group! The new groups are the fiddle trio of Deb Collins and two of her students, and the duo of Eric Butterworth (accordion) and Ramona Wijayratne (vocals). They will be joined by the Skandia Kapell…

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Skandia Friday dance

August 16 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave W
Lynnwood, 98036
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$10 – $15

From 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Pat McMonagle and Marjorie Nugent will teach the versatile Slängpolska. This video inspires beginners to say: “I have to learn that dance!” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bvtD0bKSnbQ. At 8:30, dance to the great new duo of Anna Abraham and John Peekstok, fresh off their wonderful performance at Midsommarfest. Don't miss this! In addition, there will be some new music (on CD) from recent issues in Sweden, picked up by yours truly this summer. This will be a fun dance;…

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November 2019

Skandia 65th Anniversary Ball

November 2 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Ave. N.
Seattle, WA, WA United States
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It’s Skandia’s 70th anniversary this year! We are going to celebrate the 65th Annual Skandia Ball with a new date (Saturday, November 2nd), a new location (the Swedish Club), local music (our fine local musicians), visiting musicians (a duo from Sweden), and great potluck treats. Join us!

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