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All events in our calendar. Events are BFMS Sponsored unless indicated.


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Wednesday, August 15 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
Kim Forry calls to the Lovely Lane String Band - Brenna Hogan (fiddle), Shane Knudsen (fiddle), John Sauer (guitar), Jay White (banjo), and Artie Abrams (bass). Member Night! This dance is free to all current BFMS members!
 
Monday, August 20 2018 
English Country Dance
NOTE: NEW VENUE Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter

Emily Aubrey will be the caller; music provided by Becky Ross (violin), Tom Wright (mandolin), and Liz Donaldson (piano)
 
Monday, August 20 2018 (Member Sponsored) 
Slocan Ramblers
RSVP to bradkolodner@gmail.com if you would like to reserve a spot.
Brad's House (831 West 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD)
Cost: $15-$20 suggested donation
Feel free to bring food and drink to share!
 
Wednesday, August 22 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
Jacqui Grennan calls to Alexander Mitchell (fiddle), Larry Unger (guitar), and Ralph Gordon (bass).

 
Monday, August 27 2018 
English Country Dance
NOTE: NEW VENUE Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter

Tom Spilsbury calls the figures to the music of Jeff Steinberg (violin), Robin Wilson (flute and concertina), and Ben Hobbs (piano)
 
Tuesday, August 28 2018 (Member Sponsored) 
BFMS Song Swap
info: Andy Cooper: andrea.andy.cooper@gmail.com, 443-676-2828
http://www.fourhourday.org/events.html
 
Wednesday, August 29 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
Kappy Laning calls to Andrew Tomlinson (flute), Mark Vidor (piano), and McGregor Yatsevitch (fiddle).

Special Event Before the Dance on August 29 at 7 -8 pm: Have you seen rapper sword dancing and want to try it? Or you don’t know what it is but interested in trying an energetic dance connected to 4 other dancers? Members of Charm City Rapper team will be having an introductory workshop before the dance.
Please check out You Tube videos! Information: Kappy Laning: kappylan@aol.com,
301-351-2126
 
Monday, September 03 2018 
English Country Dance
NOTE: NEW VENUE Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter

Sharon McKinley calls; music by Emily Aubrey (violin), Marty Taylor (winds and concertina), and Tom Wright(mandolin)
 
Wednesday, September 05 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
TBA calls to the Baltimore Open Band!
 
Saturday, September 08 2018 
2nd Saturday Contra Dance
NEW Dance Location Starting This Dance
Jean Gibson-Gorrindo calling to Cloud Ten which is Cedar Stanistreet on fiddle, Donal Sheets on cello, guitar, mandolin, Arthur Davis on piano, accordion, banjo, and Ness Smith-Savedoff on percussion.
We have a workshop that begins at 7:30 and the dance begins at 8:00. Bring a snack and bring a friend.
For more information go to our website at bfms.org or email Sara at satdance at bfms.org.

The dance is held at the Church of the Nativity, 6112 York Rd, Baltimore, MD 21212
Directions to the Church of the Nativity
 
Saturday, September 08 2018 (Member Sponsored) 
Carroll Baldwin Hall - Family/Contra Dance
9035 Baltimore St, Savage, MD.
Family dance 7-8 pm, Contra dance 8-10 pm.
Suggested donation: $10 individual, $20 family.
Band: 70 West; Caller: Ann Fallon.
Carrollbaldwinhall.org/our-community-events.
For more information, contact Sandy Hofferth, hofferth@umd.edu.
 
Saturday, September 08 2018 (Member Sponsored) 
Dances of Universal Peace
If you can move you can dance these dances. If you can breathe, you can sing these chants. Doors open at 2:45 to be ready to begin at 3 PM. Potluck snacks to follow Dances. 612 Hollow Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043. Beginners and old friends: families with elders and young ones welcome. Donation requested, $5 suggested. Bring potluck snacks if you wish. If weather allows, we dance outdoors, so bring layers and sun protection to be comfortable. For more info www.dancesofuniversalpeace.org for questions call Peggy 410-465-1914
 
Monday, September 10 2018 
English Country Dance
NOTE: NEW VENUE Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter

Diane Schmit calls to music by Carl Friedman (violin), Dave Crandall (winds), and Janina O'Brien (piano)


 
Wednesday, September 12 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
The Too Hot Mamas (Janine Smith and Susan Taylor) call to the Dead Sea Squirrels - Craig Edwards (fiddle), Cathy Mason (fiddle), and Henry Yoshimura (guitar).
 
Saturday, September 15 2018 (Member Sponsored) 
Balfolk at the Lutherie!
The 4 Hour Day Lutherie, 4305 Harford Road, Baltimore MD 21214
Live music by Slyte of Hand: Jon Kmetz - French bagpipes, viola, recorders; Michele McCann - hurdy gurdy, chalumeau, percussion; Mark Vidor - accordion.
$10 General Admission $5 Students
For more information contact Mark Vidor: mbvidor@aol.com
 
Monday, September 17 2018 
English Country Dance
NOTE: NEW VENUE Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter

Emily Aubrey will be the caller; music provided by Jeff Steinberg (violin), Robin Wilson (flute and concertina), and Jonathan Jensen (piano and more)


 
Wednesday, September 19 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
TBA calls to Carl Friedman and friends.
 
Monday, September 24 2018 
English Country Dance
NOTE: NEW VENUE Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter

Ann Fallon calls the figures; music by Elke Baker (violin), Steve Epstein (clarinet), and Francine Krasowska (piano)


 
Wednesday, September 26 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
Greg Frock calls to the Run of the Mill String Band - Palmer Loux (fiddle), Greg Loux (guitar), Paul Sidlick (banjo), and Mat Clark (bass).
 
Wednesday, October 10 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
Ann Fallon and Susan Taylor call to Taylor Among the Devils - Marty Taylor (whistles, concertina), Steve Hickman (fiddle), and Jonathan Jensen (piano and ocarina).
 
Saturday, October 13 2018 
2nd Saturday Contra Dance
Janine Smith calls to Terpsichore Featuring Elke Baker (fiddle), Liz Donaldson (keyboard), and Ralph Gordon (bass).
We have a workshop that begins at 7:30 and the dance begins at 8:00. Bring a snack and bring a friend.
For more information go to our website at bfms.org or email Sara at satdance at bfms.org.
Remember New Location for the dance
The dance is held at the Church of the Nativity, 6112 York Rd, Baltimore, MD 21212
Directions to the Church of the Nativity
 
Saturday, October 20 2018 
2018 Autumn Assembly English Ball
Save the Date. The 2018 Autumn Assembly English Ball at the Church of the Redeemer. Registration open late Summer.
 
Wednesday, October 24 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
TBA calls to The Treblemakers - Emily Aubrey (fiddle), Liz Donaldson (piano), and Robin Wilson (flute, concertina, sax).
 
Thursday, October 25 2018 (Member Sponsored) 
Circus No. 9
http://www.bradkolodner.com/house-concerts-at-brads.html

https://circusnumbernine.com/
 
Saturday, November 10 2018 
2nd Saturday Dance
Anne Lutun calls to The Black Oranges: Sarah Foard - fiddle
Cynthia Marie - piano Gary Prince - guitar Manny Arciniega - percussion
We have a workshop that begins at 7:30 and the dance begins at 8:00. Bring a snack and bring a friend.
For more information go to our website at bfms.org or email Sara at satdance at bfms.org.
Remember New location for our Dance!!!
The dance is held at the Church of the Nativity, 6112 York Rd, Baltimore, MD 21212
Directions to the Church of the Nativity
 
Sunday, November 25 2018 (Member Sponsored) 
Genticorum
http://www.bradkolodner.com/house-concerts-at-brads.html
http://www.genticorum.com/english/
 
Wednesday, December 05 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
TBA calls to the Polka Pants Trio - Charlie Pilzer (piano), Andrea Hoag (fiddle) and Rebecca Weiss (fiddle).

 
Saturday, December 08 2018 
2nd Saturday Dance
TBA calls to 2 Docs & a Friend featuring Emily Aubrey on fiddle, Robin Wilson on flute & Sax and someone else to be mentioned soon.

We have a workshop that begins at 7:30 and the dance begins at 8:00. Bring a snack and bring a friend.
For more information go to our website at bfms.org or email Sara at satdance at bfms.org.
Remember new location for our dance!!!
The dance is held at the Church of the Nativity, 6112 York Rd, Baltimore, MD 21212
Directions to the Church of the Nativity
 
Wednesday, December 12 2018 
Square/Contra Dance
TBA calls to Eloise and Co (Waiting confirmation)
 
Thursday, January 17 2019 (Member Sponsored) 
Richie & Rosie
http://www.bradkolodner.com/house-concerts-at-brads.html

https://www.facebook.com/richieandrosie/
 
Wednesday, February 13 2019 (Member Sponsored) 
Laurie Lewis
RSVP to bradkolodner@gmail.com if you would like to reserve a spot.
Brad's House (831 West 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD)
Cost: $15-$20 suggested donation
Feel free to bring food and drink to share!
 
Wednesday, March 20 2019 
Square/Contra Dance
TBA calls to the Dead Sea Squirrels
 
Wednesday, May 22 2019 
Square/Contra Dance
TBA calls to Tim Ball (fiddle) and Harry Aceto (guitar)
 
Wednesday, July 03 2019 
Square/Contra Dance
Quena Crain calls to The Long Pond Rounders - Jonah Sidman (Fiddle), Corey Walters (Flute, Mandolin), Michael Friedman (Piano), Ness Smith-Savedoff (Percussion), and Ross Harriss (Sax/Guitar).