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The Folklore Society of Greater Washington
presents the
29th Annual Washington Spring Ball
May 9, 2015

Cherry Hill Park, College Park, MD  (Directions)

Music by
Waverley Station

David Knight (fiddle)
Liz Donaldson (piano, accordion)
Ralph Gordon (cello)

Waverly Station: David Knight, Liz Donaldson, Ralph Gordon

Save the date — more info to follow



Dance — 7:30 to 11:00 p.m.

  1. Carolina Farewell
  2. Charlene's Celebration
  3. Childgrove
  4. La Gavre
  5. Halsway Manners
  6. Hambleton's Round O
  1. Jack's Health
  2. Leather Lake House
  3. Marching to Praetorius
  4. Miss de Jersey's Memorial
  5. Mount Hills
  6. The Old Batchelor
  1. Rebecka Ridinghoode
  2. Sam's Maggot
  3. Treasure of the Big Woods
  4. Waterfall Waltz
  5. Water Lilies
  6. Whiskey Before Dinner

Resources — Instructionsupdated icon  & videos for dances; references for tunes in Barnes;
sheet music for tunes not in Barnes. "Pretty" version of flyer (PDF, 194 kB).

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Light refreshments served during the break

Admission by Reservation

$33 for members (FSGW, BFMS, CDSS)
$38 for non-members

Full-time students
Members: $16.50, non-members: $20


For registrations post-marked
after Saturday, April 25th
Members: $40, Non-members: $45

Registration Form
On-line Reg. / Payment  new

Practice Session
2:30 to 5:00 p.m.

Caller: Anna Rain
Music: Melissa Running (piano),
Becky Ross (fiddle)

Cherry Hill Park Conference Center
(Same venue as potluck and ball)

5:15 to 6:30

Coordinated by: Laura Parsons,
Bob Mathias, Tali Stopak

Cherry Hill Park Conference Center
(Same venue as practice session and ball)


Contribution of a potluck dish
is optional for out-of-town guests.

Restaurant Tips

Carol Marsh, Chair;    Carrie Rose, Co-chair;    Roger Broseus, Registrar
Info: e-mail    

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A CDSS Passport to Joy event

Previous Spring Balls:  2014    |    2013    |    2012    |    2011    |    2010    |    2009

2014 Ball videos:  Bryon's Boutade  |   The Fandango  |   Orleans Baffled  —  thanks to Fred Blonder

Other FSGW English country dance events

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