Scandinavian Folk Music and Folk Dance
Events in Northern California
Scandinavian Dance Class in Sacramento CA.
Four to six week sessions. 7-9:30 pm at Coloma Community Center, 4623 T St., Sacramento, CA,
95819. See http://www.folkdance.com/scandi/class.htm for more info. Classes continue in
1st, 3rd & 5th Mondays
Scandinavian Folk Dance Class, Santa Cruz, 7:30-9:30 pm,
Market Street Theater/SCO Clubhouse, 222 Market Street, Santa Cruz
CA. Instruction in Norwegian, Swedish, Danish and Finnish folk
dance by Ellen Moilanen. $2/session for SCO members, $3 for
others. Everyone welcome. For information see https://sites.google.com/view/scandidans-santa-cruz
or call Ellen M. at 831-336-9972 or <firstname.lastname@example.org>
. On vacation July, August. Restarts September.
or (707) 996-8300 Classes continue in summer. On vacation July,
August. Restarts September.
Scandinavian Dance Class,
Petaluma CA. 7:15 to 9:15pm at Hermann Sons Hall in
Petaluma. We encourage anyone interested in Scandinavian
dancing to come, beginners especially. No partner
needed. Teaching by Vince Taylor, Emma
Charlebois. Info: Vince Taylor email@example.com
Nordahl Grieg Leikarring dance class and performance group. Everyone
welcome. Masonic Hall, 890 Church St., Mountain View, 7:00 - 9:30
p.m. Info: http://www.ngls.net
Contact: Anne Huberman or Greg Goodhue:
Scandiadans 7:00-10:00pm, at Oakland Nature Friends, 3115
Butters Dr., Oakland CA. New session starts in September.
Hwy 13 to Joaquin Miller Rd, east (up the hill)~ 1/2 mile, second
right onto Butters Dr., go another 1/2 mile. On the right, look
for post with 3115 on it (also “Scandiadans” sign). Take steep
driveway down to a large parking area. Call Jane or Frank Tripi at
(510) 654-3636 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Teaching 7-8:30 pm.
Scandinavian Fiddle Class, 7:30-10:00 pm. usually at
the home of Anita Seigel in Los Altos, location may vary. See http://sites.google.com/site/nordicfootnotes/scandinavian-music-sessions
or call Jeanne Sawyer
jsawyer@SawyerPartnership.com for information and
location/time changes. You may ask to be placed on our class email
list. Continues throughout summer.
1st Fridays Monthly
1st Saturdays Monthly Jan. 5,
Feb. 2 Mar. 2, Apr. 6, May 4, June 1, 2019
Scandinavian Cultural Evening 7:30 p.m., usually at
Scandinavian Cultural Center, 240 Plymouth, Santa Cruz. See
special events calendar section for more info. Contact:
Michael or Ellen at <email@example.com>, (831)336-9972,
Nordic Footnotes 1st Saturday Scandinavian Dance Party
, 7:30 p.m. - midnight,
usually at St. Bede’s Episcopal Church
(Location may change), 2650 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park,
California 94025. Entrance to parking lot is on Monte Rosa, just
off Sand Hill Road. Teaching session 7:30-8:30 pm
before party. Cost $8. For information and directions see http://sites.google.com/site/nordicfootnotes/home
or contact Jeanne and Henry
jsawyer@SawyerPartnership.com , Sarah Kirton
(650)968-3126 ,or Jim Little and Linda Persson (650) 323-2256
firstname.lastname@example.org. House Party August 3, 2019 at Jim
and Linda's house in Palo Alto
Second (or Third) Saturdays before the
Second (or Third) Saturday Dance
Open Sessions for Fiddlers, 2
- 5 pm afternoon before 2nd (or 3rd) Saturday dance at the home of
Fred Bialy, 1925 Hudson Street, El Cerrito, (510) 215-5974
or email@example.com . This is a practice session for the
Quarterly Second (or third) Saturday Scandinavian
Dance. Call ahead as meetings occasionally canceled or moved, and
times may vary.
Second (or Third) Saturdays Quarterly dates Feb 16, April 13, October 12, December 21,
Scandia 2nd or 3rd Saturday Dance (note dates
above) usually at Oakland Nature Friends, 3115
Butters Dr., Oakland CA. Highway 13 to Joaquin Miller Rd east to
Butters Dr. Cost $7. Musicians are encouraged to
come and play. Dance teaching 7:30-8:30 pm, dance 8:30- 11:00
pm. For information call Jane and Frank Tripi at (510) 654-3636
. Location may vary. Does not meet in January, March, May,
June, July, August, September or November.
Scandia Party and Workshop at
Hillside Church, El Cerrito 3:30-10:30 pm. Info: Toby Blomé
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October 18-20, 2019
Camp Norge Fall Folkdans Stevne, Alta CA. For info: Meg
Laycock firstname.lastname@example.org (408) 255-2111 or Zena
Corcoran email@example.com. Featured dances will be
February 14-15, 2020
Golden Gate Nordic Music and Dance Festival - Scandomania!,
The former San Francisco Bay Area Scandia Festival is
being revived by Fred Bialy and Toby Blomé. Scandomania!
sponsored by the Northern California Spelmanslag, a non-profit
public benefit corporation.
In 2020 we
will be featuring Slängpolska from Southern Sweden with
accomplished and well-respected dance teachers and
musicians from Sweden. The festival will start
with a get acquainted dance on Friday evening.
Dance and music workshops will take place all day
Saturday and Sunday with dance parties both
evenings. More details and registration
information forthcoming later in the Fall!
We hope you
will join us to kick off the 1st Annual Scandomania!
thanks and acknowledgement to Nobi Kuratori and Brooke
Babcock for enriching our lives by providing Scandia
Festival to our community for many years.
For questions and
suggestions, please contact us:
March 27-29, 2020
Camp Norge Fall Folkdans Stevne, Alta CA. For info:
Meg Laycock firstname.lastname@example.org (408) 255-2111 or Zena
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