The Folklore Society of Greater Washington

Furthering the understanding, investigation, appreciation, and performance of the traditional folk music and folklore of the American people.

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Welcome!

The Folklore Society of Greater Washington sponsors more than 200 events a year. Coming Events, below, lists scheduled activities and is updated daily. You can find more information on a particular event by clicking on the "Details" button on the right.

The nine annual members programs are linked from Monthly Programs under Concerts on the list. Member discounts apply to most FSGW events. We invite you to visit the Join Us!, page if you are not yet an FSGW member. Your satisfaction from supporting this wonderful organization is just one of the many benefits of membership. Come join the fun!


Coming Events
2017
December
10 SundayFSGW Gospel Sings December Gospel Sing
4:00 PM at Bill Thompson's (Washington, DC)
10 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Caroline Barnes calls with Elizabeth Baker and...
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo, MD)
13 WednesdayFSGW Wednesday English Country Dances Caller: Anna Rain
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo, MD)
14 ThursdayFSGW Co-Sponsored Dances Silver Spring Dance with Honeysuckle Rose
7:00 PM at Silver Spring Civic Building - Great Hall (Silver Spring , MD)
17 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Susan Kevra and Eloise and Company
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo, MD)
19 TuesdayFSGW Contra Sonic Sonic
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Ballroom Annex (Glen Echo, MD)
20 WednesdaySchweinhaut Song Circle December Song Circle
1:00 PM at Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center (Silver Spring, MD)
20 WednesdayFSGW Wednesday English Country Dances Caller: Melissa Running
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo, MD)
24 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra No Dance Tonight
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo, MD)
27 WednesdayFSGW Wednesday English Country Dances Caller: Ann Fallon
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo, MD)
31 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra New Years Eve Dance, not at Glen Echo
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo, MD)
31 to January 01,2018
Sunday to Monday
FSGW New Year's Eve Ball New Year's Eve Ball
Contras! Squares!

8:00 PM at Woman's Club of Chevy Chase (Chevy Chase, MD)
2018
January
01 MondayFSGW Square Dance SPECIAL EVENT! Hot Squares New Year's Day!
2:00 PM at Ballroom Blum (Hyattsville, MD)
07 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Gaye Fifer with Polaris
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo, MD)
14 SundayFSGW Family Dance Kappy Laning with Devine Comedy
3:00 PM at Glen Echo Park Ballroom Annex (Glen Echo, MD)
14 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Kappy Laning with Devine Comedy
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo, MD)
17 WednesdaySchweinhaut Song Circle January Song Circle
1:00 PM at Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center (Silver Spring, MD)
19 FridayFSGW Special Events Windborne CD release concert
4:00 PM at Allyworld (Takoma Park, MD)
20 SaturdayFSGW Square Dance The Great American Square Dance Revival - Part LVII
8:30 PM at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church (Washington, DC)
21 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra The Bouncers
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo, MD)

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FSGW 2017-18 Board

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For More Information Please Contact
FSGW President, April Blum
8300 Osage Terrace
Adelphi,MD 20783
Home 301-422-0292

FSGW is an all volunteer, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

The main purpose of the Society is to further the understanding, investigation, appreciation, and performance of the traditional folk music and folklore of the American people.

Your participation and tax deductible contributions are most welcome.
Please contact any Board member to get involved. Contributions can be mailed to:

Folklore Society of Greater Washington
PO Box 323
Cabin John, MD 20818