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Hogmanay 2017-2018 – Sunday December 31st @ 8:30pm

Join us in the Field House beginning at 8:30pm for the Grand March to the soul-stirring sounds of Dan Emery on the bagpipes. We’ll continue dancing to the lively music of Aaron Marcus, Peter Macfarlane, and Viveka Fox, whose talents you may recognize from the band Frost and Fire, until the wee hours of the morning…don’t worry, we’ll count-down the passing of the New Year, followed by ‘Auld Lang Syne,’ a waltz, and tea* before starting the next round of dancing in 2018.

*Please bring a tea item to share

When: Sunday, December 31, 8:30pm – Monday, January 1, 2018, 3:00am
Where: Germantown Friends School, 31 W Coulter St, Philadelphia, PA 19144

FEES: Non-DelVal members: $45.00 / DelVal Members: $40.00 (MUST renew by 11/15) / Students and children over 12 : $15.00 / Spectators and Children under 12: $5.00

For hospitality, contact: Jenny Beer- (610) 623-1926 or jenny@jenniferbeer.com

See attached flyer and cheat sheet.

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Social at Stage One – Saturday December 9th @ 7:30pm

Join us at Stage One for our regular Second Saturday Social, led by Kate Nealley, with music by Adam, Dan, Wes, and Jane. Don’t forget to bring a tea item to share after the fun dancing.

When: Saturday, December 9th @ 7:30 PM
Where: Stage One Performing Arts Complex,
101 Plush Mill Road, Wallingford, PA 19086

Fee: $12 Delaware Valley Branch members/$15 non-members/$8 students/$5 kids (over 6 yrs)

See attached Cheat Sheet.

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Social at Stage One – Saturday November 11th @ 7:30pm

Join us at Stage One for our regular Second Saturday Social, led by Cecily Selling. Don’t forget to bring a tea item to share after the fun dancing.

When: Saturday, November 11th @ 7:30 PM
Where: Stage One Performing Arts Complex,
101 Plush Mill Road, Wallingford, PA 19086

Fee: $12 Delaware Valley Branch members/$15 non-members/$8 students/$5 kids (over 6 yrs)

See attached cheat sheet.

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38th Annual Delaware Ball – October 28th @ 7:30pm

Join us for the 38th annual Delaware Ball, led by Margaret Sarner and Kathy Hutchison, with music by Glenfiddle and Dan Emery on bagpipes.

When: Saturday, October 28th @ 7:30 PM
Where: Crosslands Retirement Community, 1660 East Street Road, Kennet Square, PA 19348

We’ll begin with the Grand March at 7:30 p.m., featuring Dan Emery on the bagpipes. Then enjoy the lively tunes provided by Josh. Nora, Melissa, and Jane, as you dance the night away- costumes welcome, but not required. Don’t forget to bring a ready-to-serve item for tea.

Fee: RSCDS  members $25, non-members $30, students $15, non-dancers $5,
Crosslands residents free (All dancers are welcome, regardless of race or ethnic origin.)
*Note: Fees cannot be collected at the door.

For information and dance instructions, contact Margaret Sarner at (302) 453-1290 (MSarner@aol.com) or Kathy Hutchison (newarkscd@gmail.com).

See attached flyer and cheat sheet.

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Workshop Weekend with Ellen Ternes – October 13th-14th

Come join us on October 13th-14th for a workshop weekend with Ellen Ternes, with live music throughout the weekend.

Friday, Oct. 13, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM: Experienced Class
Where: At the home of the Hurds. Those needing directions or information about the location should contact Geoffrey Selling at gselling@germantownfriends.org or 215-248-5998.
Music by Jim Stevenson-Matthews. Class will be followed by a potluck tea.

Saturday, Oct. 14th, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM: General Class
Where: Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, 8000 St Martins Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19118
Music by Jim Stevenson-Matthews. Coffee and tea will be available at 9:00 AM, before the class, and lunch will be provided afterward, included in the cost of the class.

The Sellings invite those from out of town who wish to recover after the class to join them at their home (514 E. Durham St, Philadelphia, PA 19119) from 2:00 PM on, including dinner before the evening dance.

If you plan to join us for lunch or take the Sellings up on their invitation, please inform Geoffrey Selling at gselling@germantownfriends.org so that he can get a headcount.

Saturday, Oct. 14th, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM: Social Dance
Where: Merion Friends Meeting Activities Building, 615 Montgomery Avenue, Merion Station, PA 19066
Music by Jane Roberts, Adam Oleksa, Dan Emery, and Chloe Mor. The dance will be followed by a potluck tea.

Delaware Valley Branch members:
– Classes: $8 each
– Social Dance: $12
– Whole weekend: $25
Non-members:
– Classes: $10 each
– Social Dance: $15
– Whole weekend: $30
Low Income/Students:
– Classes: $5 each
– Social Dance: $8
– Whole weekend: $15

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Royal Scottish Country Dance Society - Delaware Valley Branch