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Celebrate May flowers with a contra dance on May 21 !!!

Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling on May 21 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for new & experienced dancers. Dance: 8:00 – … Continue reading

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Join us April 16: Spring into some contra dances after you send in your taxes !!!

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

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Join us for our March 19 contra dance…Spring into a new season with a dance!

Join us for our next contra dance on… Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling on March 19 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– … Continue reading

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Join us for our February Contra Dance !!!20

Join us for our next contra dance on… Presented by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music and calling on February 20 Orientation session from 7:45 – 8:00 PM: introduction, basic moves, helpful hints for enjoyable dancing– for … Continue reading

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Raise the Folk: An Intimate Evening of Folk Music at the Garden – 1/28/16

Please join us for an evening of folk music supporting the Athens Folk Music and Dance Society. Funds raised will be used to promote traditional and contemporary folk music, dance and art in northeast Georgia. Featuring Claire Campbell • Caroline … Continue reading

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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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Raise the Folk: An Intimate Evening of Folk Music at the Garden – 1/28/2016

Please join us for an evening of folk music supporting the Athens Folk Music and Dance Society. Funds raised will be used to promote traditional and contemporary folk music, dance and art in northeast Georgia. Featuring Claire Campbell • Caroline … 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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Christmas Hoot!

IT’S A TRADITION!!   ‘Tis the season when we gather and lift our voices together!! Christmas is the one time of the year where all people of all walks of life (and musical abilities) come together and sing! It’s a seasonal … Continue reading

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