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
February
21 TuesdayFSGW Open Sings Circle of Life Song Circle
1:00 PM at Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington (Rockville,MD)
21 TuesdayFSGW Contra Sonic Sub (Zero) Sonic! J9 with JorD
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Ballroom Annex (Glen Echo,MD)
22 WednesdayFSGW Wednesday English Country Dances Callers: Tom Spilsbury & April Blum
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo,MD)
26 SundayFSGW Shape Note Singing
4:00 PM at First Christian Church of Alexandria (Alexandria,VA)
26 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Brian Hamshar with Wheelhouse
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo,MD)
March
01 WednesdayFSGW Board March 2017 Board Meeting
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Park Room 201 (Glen Echo,MD)
03 FridayFSGW Open Sings March FSGW Open Sing
7:00 PM at Sheridan Swope's (Arlington,VA)
05 SundayFSGW Special Dances Challenge with Will Mentor and the Stringra
3:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Bumper Car Pavilion (Glen Echo,MD)
05 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Will Mentor and Stringrays
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo,MD)
05 SundayFSGW Special Events Castlebay
8:00 PM at Home of Ann Bauer and Steve Woodbury (Springfield,VA)
07 TuesdayFSGW Open Sings Circle of Life Song Circle
1:00 PM at Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington (Rockville,MD)
08 WednesdayFSGW Board March 2017 Board Meeting
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Park Room 201 (Glen Echo,MD)
11 SaturdayFSGW Special Events Vocal Workshop w/ Starry Mountain Singers
3:00 PM at To Be Announced (,)
11 SaturdayFSGW Monthly Programs Starry Mountain Singers w/ Orfeia
7:30 PM at Seekers Church (Washington,DC)
11 SaturdayFSGW Square Dance The Great American Square Dance Revival - Part LI
8:30 PM at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church (Washington,DC)
12 SundayFSGW Family Dance TBA with Liz Donaldson and Emily Aubrey
3:00 PM at Glen Echo Park Ballroom Annex (Glen Echo,MD)
12 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Greg Frock with Terpsichore
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo,MD)
15 WednesdaySchweinhaut Song Circle March Song Circle
1:00 PM at Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center (Silver Spring,MD)
17 FridayFSGW Special Events No Third Friday at Emma’s concert this month
6:30 PM at Emma's Espresso and Wine Bar (Alexandria,VA)
18 SaturdayFSGW Special Events Angela Kessler: Stories from the Kalevala
8:00 PM at Seekers Church (Washington,DC)

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FSGW 2016-17 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

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