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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FSGW Publications
February 2015 Newsletter Online
The February 2015 Newsletter is here. In addition, the one-page Calendar is here.
Volume 51, Number 6!
FSGW Publications
January 2015 Newsletter Online
The January 2015 Newsletter is here. In addition, the one-page Calendar is here.
Volume 51, Number 5!

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 Free-to-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
2015
February
01 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Perry Shafran with Dance Du Jour
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo,MD)
04 WednesdayFSGW Board February 2015 Board Meeting
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Park Room 301 (Glen Echo,MD)
04 WednesdayFSGW Wednesday English Country Dances Caller: Stephanie Smith
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo,MD)
06 FridayFSGW Open Sings February Open Sing
8:30 PM at MaryAnn Daly's (Bethesda,MD)
07 SaturdayFSGW Mini Fest 2015 Mini Fest
11:55 AM at Takoma Park Middle School (Takoma Park,MD)
08 SundayFSGW Special Dances ECD: Maivish plays and Melissa Running calls
2:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo,MD)
08 SundayFSGW Family Dance Valerie Young calls with AP and the Banty Roosters
3:00 PM at Glen Echo Park Ballroom Annex (Glen Echo,MD)
08 SundayFSGW Gospel Sings GOSPEL SING
4:00 PM at Karen Smith's (Kensington MD 20895,)
08 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Nils Fredland with Maivish
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo,MD)
11 WednesdayFSGW Wednesday English Country Dances Caller: Susan Taylor
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo,MD)
12 ThursdayFSGW Co-Sponsored Dances Silver Spring Contra Dance
7:00 PM at Silver Spring Civic Building - Great Hall (Silver Spring ,Maryland )
14 SaturdayFSGW Square Dance The Great American Square Dance Revival - Part XXXV
8:30 PM at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church (Washington,DC)
15 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Rachel McCandliss w Larry Unger and Audrey Knuth
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo,MD)
18 WednesdayFSGW Wednesday English Country Dances Caller: Anna Rain
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo,MD)
21 SaturdayFSGW Monthly Programs Alex Caton and Pat Egan
8:00 PM at Washington Ethical Society (Washington,DC)
22 SundayFSGW Shape Note Singing
4:00 PM at First Christian Church of Alexandria (Alexandria,VA)
22 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Janine Smith with Have-a-Heart Trappers
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo,MD)
25 WednesdayFSGW Wednesday English Country Dances Caller: Carol Marsh
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Town Hall Upstairs (Glen Echo,MD)
March
01 SundayFSGW Sunday Contra Ted Hodapp and Contratopia
7:30 PM at Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom (Glen Echo,MD)
04 WednesdayFSGW Board March 2015 Board
8:00 PM at Glen Echo Park Room 301 (Glen Echo,MD)

Active Committees
Staff
2014-2015 FSGW Board

Current Articles

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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