Category Archives: Dances

January Contra Dance

Join us for our next contra dance on… Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling on January 16 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced … Continue reading

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AFMDS Email List

We are trying to put together an email list to improve communication with people who would like to stay informed about the activities of the Athens Folk Music and Dance Society.  These activities include dances, concerts, the North Georgia Folk Festival, the … Continue reading

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December Contra Dance

Contra Dance Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling on Saturday  Dec. 19 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers.  Dance: 8:00 – 11:00 PM Band: Contra … Continue reading

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Join us for our August contra dance !

Next Dance:  Saturday August 16 Time and Location: 8:00 to 11:00PM,  Memorial Park administration building…directions shown below Orientation session from 7:30 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers Dance: 8:00 – 11:00 PM … Continue reading

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Join us for a Valentine’s dance in February !!!

Next Dance:   Saturday February 16 Time and Location: 8:00 to 11:00PM,  Memorial Park administration building…directions shown below Orientation session from 7:30 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers Dance: 8:00 – 11:00 … Continue reading

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Dance: Saturday November 17

Next Dance: Saturday November 17 Time and Location: 8:90 to 11:00PM,  Memorial Park administration building…directions shown below Orientation session from 7:30 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers Dance: 8:00 – 11:00 PM … Continue reading

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Halloween Contra Dance: Costumes encouraged….join us for a ghoulish good time on the dance floor!!!

Google Map Upcoming Dances Description of Dances Next Dance: Saturday October 20 UPDATE: This is a halloween dance folks. We expect to see zombies, princesses, vikings and ghosts. Time and Location: 8:90 to 11:00PM,  Memorial Park administration building…directions shown below Orientation session from 7:30 – … Continue reading

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February Contra Dance

Next Dance: Saturday February 18 Time and Location: 7:30 to 11:00, Memorial Park Administration Building, 293 Gran Ellen Dr. Athens, GA Orientation session from 7:30 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers Dance: 8:00 … Continue reading

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Contra Dance: Saturday May 21

Next Contra Dance: Saturday May 21 Time and Location: 7:30 to 11:00, Memorial Park Administration Building, 293 Gran Ellen Dr. Athens, GA Orientation session from 7:30 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers Dance: … Continue reading

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Contra Dance on April 16, 2011

Time and Location: 7:30 to 11:00, Memorial Park Administration Building, 293 Gran Ellen Dr. Athens, GA Orientation session from 7:30 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers Dance: 8:00 – 11:00 … Continue reading

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