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27 January 2020 Scottish Country Dance Mini-Course Begins
Whether you're curious about Scottish country dancing or if you're a lapsed SCDer looking for a review, this 4-week session will give you an overview of the basic elements. The full course costs just $12 ($10 for Tapestry Folkdance Center members). No need to be Scottish or to bring a partner! Be sure to invite your friends! »More information
17 February 2020 Pre-Dance Pizza Dinner
Join us for dinner at the Parkway Pizza before the social dance. It's located just down the street from Tapestry on Minnehaha and 44th Street. Come when you can, any time between 5:30pm and 7:15, and then we'll head over to Tapestry for the dance. (We'll be "going Dutch" on the pizza, just FYI.)
24 February 2020 Slush Season Social
Take your mind off the weather with some informal social dancing, featuring live music by the Talisker Collective. 7:30pm at Tapestry Folkdance Center with your MCs, Lara Friedman~Shedlov and Janet McKernan.
Machine Without Horses   J
Sandy O'er the Lea   S
Ardmore Junction   R(H)
Fair Donald   S
Links with St Petersburg   J
Cranberry Tart   J
Minister on the Loch   S
Grandpa Squeezebox   J
Deil Amang the Tailors   R
30 March 2020 Post-Dance Class Pub Night
Join us for a pint and/or a bite to eat at the The Howe after class. It's just one block from Tapestry.
18 April 2020 Annual Grand Ball
We are pleased to announce that this year's ball will feature music by Waverley Station: David Knight (fiddle) and Liz Donaldson (piano). »More information coming soon
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Midwest Area Events

18-19 January 2020 Chicago 40th Anniversary New Years Ball Weekend
The RSCDS Chicago Branch will host their 40th anniversary New Years Ball Weekend in St. Charles, IL, featuring music by Tim Macdonald, Colyn Fischer (fiddle), Jermey Ward (cello), and Dave Wiesler (piano). The weekend includes a ball on Saturday night and a tea dance on Sunday morning/afternoon.
27-29 March 2020 Madison 43rd Annual Ball Weekend
The John Muir (Wisconsin) Branch will host a ball weekend with music by Ed Pearlman, fiddle, and Neil Pearlman, piano. The weekend includes a ball with dinner on Saturday night, a Friday evening concert with Ed and Neil, complete with dessert buffet, and a Saturday morning Cape Breton step dance workshop with Neil.
12-24 June 2020 Midwest Scottish Weekend
The Midwest Scottish Weekend is an annual workshop and ball weekend held at Wayland Academy in Beaver Dam, WI. Teachers are Sharon Barker of Calgary and Alan Twhigg from San Francisco. Music will be provided by Canadians Laura Risk (fiddle), Nicholas Williams (piano) and Baltimorean Ralph Gordon (cello). Hosted by the Chicago, Madison, and Milwaukee Scottish Country Dance Groups. The weekend includes a welcome dance on Friday night, a formal ball on Saturday night, and classes on Saturday and Sunday. Scholarship assistance is available.

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