Then join us for our next Fiddlehead Frolic on Apr 18, 2015

The Eighth Fiddlehead Frolic!

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Time: Noon - 11:30 pm
Venue: BJM: Beverly J. Martin School
Flyer: Download

Daytime and evening sessions each $15 for HFDI members, $18 for non-members; whole day $30 for HFDI members, $36 for non-members.

For Children and Students: As with all HFDI dances, children under 12 dance for FREE, while students and minors over 12 can become a member for $5.

The Talent:
The Free Raisins: An energetic dance band from Boston, the Free Raisins fuse New England roots with a modern groove. They promise a versatile mix of supremely danceable tunes—come out and get your two scoops worth!

Bob Isaacs: With a straightforward teaching style, easygoing attitude, and great sense of humor, Bob is a popular East Coast caller as well as a prolific choreographer.  He has contributed many exciting new dances to the contemporary contra dance repertoire and has popularized such unusual dance formations as the grid square and zia. (What's a zia? Come find out!)

Also performing will be Tim Ball, Laurie Hart, Autumn Rose Lester, and local callers.

Noon–1:00 p.m.: “Waltz jam sandwiches” – open waltz jam & light lunch (cafeteria)
1:00–2:30 p.m.: Contras with Free Raisins & Bob Isaacs (main hall)
1:00–whenever: Open jam (cafeteria)
2:45–4:00 p.m.: Contras with Hart, Ball, Lester & Katy Heine (main hall)
3:00–4:00 p.m.: Musicians workshop with Free Raisins (auditorium)4:15–5:15 p.m.: Wacky contras with Hart, Ball, Lester & Bob Isaacs (main hall)
4:15–5:15 p.m.: Song swap with Laura Taylor (auditorium)
5:30–6:00 p.m.: Contra medley with Hart, Ball, Lester & friends & a panoply of callers (main hall)
6:00–7:15 p.m.: Potluck supper (cafeteria) 7:15–8:00 p.m.: Couples dances with Hart, Ball, Lester
8:15–11:30 p.m.: Evening dance party with Free Raisins & Bob Isaacs

Silent Raffle: Bring items to donate to the silent raffle!

Hospitality: contact Carri Marschner

Volunteering: Contact Phil at 273-0249
Admission prices for children and students:
Children 12 and under: FREE
Students and kids 13 or older: There is a student’s membership at $5/year. Then students pay the member’s price for each dance.

Don't forget to reserve a spot on your calendar for the next dances too!