Friday, March 20, 20207:00 PM
Ely Senior Center27 South First Ave. East
Music and dancing will begin at 7:00 PM. Admission: Adults $10 Children Free
Group dances will include The Waves of Tory and The Haymakers Jig and other jigs and reels danced in circles and long lines. Couple dances will include waltzes and polkas and hornpipes. Live music and dance instruction will be provided by FriendsOnTheRange.
Please wear comfortable shoes. All dances are taught. No experience is necessary. Singles are welcome. More information is available at elyfolkschool.org or by calling 218-666-5990.
FriendsOnTheRange has been performing traditional dance music in northern Minnesota for more than twenty years. Carol Booth plays the piano and calls the dances. Jim Ganahl plays accordion and trumpet. They will be joined by Joey Lee on flute and pennywhistle, Susan Hoppe on fiddle, and Joey Kenig on guitar.
The dance is made possible in part by a generous grant from the Donald G. Gardner Humanities Trust.