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☼ ☼ ☼ English Country Dance | Keene NH

February 15, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


The Monadnock Folklore Society presents the second in its series of English Country Dances with the theme “Dance Around Monadnock.”

On Sunday, February 15th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM, the dance will be held at the the Historical Society of Cheshire County at 246 Main Street in Keene, NH, with Mary Jones teaching dances that will appeal to all, from novice to experienced dancers.

Lovely music will be provided by performers Emily O’Brien, violin, and Jacqueline Schwab, piano.

English Country Dance is a form of social dance that harkens back to the days of Jane Austen and “Pride and Prejudice”, but its roots extend further back in time. Its traditions and innovations continue right up to the present.

Hauntingly beautiful tunes, elegant yet simple steps, friendly people and beautiful surroundings combine to make an English Country Dance a pleasant and energizing experience. No special clothing is required, but comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended.

Beginners and singles are welcome and all dances are taught throughout the session. Admission is $10. For more information call (603) 209-3304 or visit http://www.monadnockfolk.org.


February 15, 2015
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Monadnock Folklore Society


Cheshire County Historical Society
246 Main Street
Keene, NH 03431 United States
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