GIGS

January 2017:
Sun 15th: 2:00-6:00pm Twelfth Night Scottish Country Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, bass; with Dan Emery, flute and bagpipes
presented by the Harrisburg Scottish Country Dance Society
Silver Spring Presbyterian Church
444 Silver Spring Road
Mechanicsburg PA 17050
Sat 21st: 2:00pm-until Robert Burns Scottish Country Dance
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Charlottesville Scottish Country Dancers
Odd Fellows Hall
116 4th Street
Charlottesville VA

February 2017:
Sat 11th: 8:00-10:30pm Valentines English Country Dance
with Dave Wiesler, piano; with April Blum, caller
sponsored by The Dover English Country Dancers
Ehinger Hall
14 Kings Highway
Dover DE 19901
Wed 22nd: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Barbara Heitz, flute; and Melissa Running, piano; with April Blum and Tom Spilsbury, callers
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD

March 2017:
Sat 25th: 5:30-11:00 pm Rerr Terr Scottish Country Dance
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by RSCDS New Jersey Branch
The Community Church of Ho-Ho-Kus
400 Warren Avenue
Ho-Ho-Kus NJ 07423
Sun 26th: 2:30-6:00pm Couples Dance
with Rachel Hall, concertina, button accordion and tablaDave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Mostly Waltz
Felinton Hall
Congregation Beth El-Ner Damit
715 Paxon Hollow Rd
Broomall PA 19008
Wed 29nd: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with lydia ievins, violin and nyckelharpa; and Melissa Running, piano; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD

April 2017:
Wed 12th: 8:00-10:30pm English Country Dance
with Liz Donaldson, piano; and Paul Oorts, mandolin, cittern, and concertina; with Anna Rain, caller
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Town Hall
Glen Echo MD
Sat 29th: 3:00-7:00pm Scottish Country Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano
presented by the University of Delaware
Bayard Sharp Hall
University of Delaware
Newark DE

May 2017:
Wed 3rd: 8:00-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Waverley Station: Liz Donaldson, piano; Ralph Gordon, bass
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Lovely Lane Church
Baltimore MD
Sat 6th: 7:00-9:45pm Contra Dance
with Callithump!: Glyn Collinson, guitar cittern, and footstomping; and Andrew Marcus, accordion;
sponsored by Shepherdstown Music and Dance
War Memorial Building
corner of German and King Street
Shepherdstown WV
Fri 12th: 8:00-11:00pm Contra Dance
with Dave Wiesler, piano
The Gild Hall
Arden DE

June 2017:
Fri 23rd: 8:00-11:00 pm Capital Weekend Welcome Scottish Country Dance
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Washington DC Branch
Academy of the Holy Cross
Kensington MD
Sat 24th: 7:30-11:00 pm Capital Weekend Scottish Country Dance Ball
with Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Washington DC Branch
Academy of the Holy Cross
Kensington MD
Sun 25th: 3:30-6:00pm Couples Dance
with Green Light Karma: Andrew Marcus, accordion; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Waltz Time
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Sun 25th: 7:30-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Green Light Karma: Andrew Marcus, accordion; Dave Wiesler, piano
sponsored by Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD

July 2017:
Sun 23rd: 3:30-6:00pm Couples Dance
with The Gyrations: Carrie Rose, flute; Liz Donaldson, piano
sponsored by Waltz Time
Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park
Glen Echo MD
Wed 26th: 8:00-10:30pm Contra Dance
with Callithump!: Glyn Collinson, guitar, cittern, and footstomping; Andrew Marcus, accordion
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Lovely Lane Church
Baltimore MD

August 2017:
Sat 12th: 8:00-11:00pm Contra Dance
with Callithump!: Glyn Collinson, guitar, cittern, and footstomping; Andrew Marcus, accordion
sponsored by Baltimore Folk Music Society
Baltimore MD
Sat 19th: 2:00-5:00pm Carol Porter Memorial Scottish Country Dance
with Melissa Running, piano
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
Mount Vernon Unitarian Church
1909 Windmill Lane
Alexandria VA
Sun 20th - Sun 27th Hey Days English Country Dance Week
playing with The Figments: Owen Morrison, guitar; and Anna Patton, clarinet; also Jon Berger, fiddle, melodeon; Charlie Hancock, piano and accordion; Jonathan Jensen, piano and more; Nicky McConkey, fiddle; with English Country Dance teachers Brooke Friendly (program director), Kalia Kliban, and Andrew Swaine; Molly Dance teacher Daisy Black; Singing teacher Barry Truter; and Medieval Mystery Drama teacher Daisy Black
sponsored by Bay Area Country Dance Society
The Bishops Ranch
5297 Westside Road
Healdsburg CA 95448

September 2017:
Thu 14th: 7:00-10:00pm Contra Dance
with Callithump!: Glyn Collinson, guitar, cittern, and footstomping; Andrew Marcus, accordion
sponsored by Carpe Diem Arts and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington
Silver Spring Civic Building Great Hall (sprung wood floor!)
1 Veterans Pl
Silver Spring MD
Fri 15th - Sun 17th Scottish Weekend
with Elke Baker, music direction and fiddle; Liz Donaldson, piano; Dan Emery, pipes; Ralph Gordon, cello and bass; Becky Ross, fiddle; and Dave Wiesler, piano; with teachers David Queen; Robert McOwen; and Margaret Grandine
sponsored by Scottish Weekend
Camp Timber Ridge
High View, WV

November 2017:
Fri 10th: evening Argyle Weekend Welcome Scottish Country Dance
with Laura Risk and Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano; with teachers Helen Russell and Ellen Sears
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
Northern VA TBA
Sat 11th: evening Argyle Weekend Welcome Scottish Country Dance
with Laura Risk and Thistle House: Dan Emery, pipes and flute; Dave Wiesler, piano; with teachers Helen Russell and Ellen Sears
sponsored by RSCDS Northern Virginia Branch
Northern VA TBA