Hi everyone,

     Dances from January 15, 2005, at the Salvation Army Gym, 7 to 10pm

     Early birds:
        1  Siksara 				Turkey
        2  Hora and Sarba Ruginoasa 		Romania	(HOHrah deh lah roodgeeNOAHsuh)
        3  Debka Kafrit 			Israel
        4  Dimitrija 				Bulgaria, Pirin
        5  Ajde Jano 				Serbia
        6  Milanovo Kolo 			Serbia
        7  Potam Povam 				Serbia
        8  Skudrinka 				Macedonia  	Music is, "Od Granka V Granka"
        9  Saint Margaret's Hill 		England 	Russ taught done twice
        10 Kritikos Syrtos 			Greek
        11 Tamzara 				Armenia 	(Tineke's)
        12 Sarano 				Serbia
        13 Moja Diridika 			Croatia
        14 Legnala Dana 			Macedonia
        15 Sborinka 				Bulgaria
        16 Dayagim (Dayagim means, Fisherman)	Israeli 	couple dance Roger and Larissa reviewed first.         
        17 Kuma Echa 				Israel
        18 C^etvorka 				Macedonia
        19 Johnny Groat's House 		Scotland 	Russ taught
        20 Jiana 				Romania, Transylvania
        21 Arap Macedonia
           Sang Happy Birthday to Joe, and had cake.
        22 Kulsko NW 				Bulgaria
           Siksara 				Turkey
        23 Nu voi dado 				Aromanian (Romania)
        24 Dedo Mili Dedo 			Macedonia
        25 Chiotikos 				Greek
        26 Belasicko Oro 			Macedonia
        27 Jack's Maggot 			English 	Russ taught
        28 Pidhichtos Banas (PEEdeektos BAHnas) North Thrace
        29 Iste Hendek 				Turkey
        30 Oseh Shaloam 			Israel
        31 Zillertaler Laendler 		Austria  	Russ taught
        32 Karagouna 				Greek
        33 Drmes iz Trebarjeva 			Croatia  It helped that many saw the video of the people of Trebarjeva
							 dancing this one, on Marvin's huge TV set!
        34 Joc Batranesc din Niculetel 		Romania, Dobrogea

     In attendance:
     1  Brenda
     2  Cris
     3  Don
     4  Jackie
     5  Joe
     6  Larissa
     7  Lauren
     8  Lita
     9  Marianne
     10 Marvin
     11 Missy
     12 Roger
     13 Rose
     14 Russ

        Thank you Marvin for hosting the, movie and taco party!  Thanks to everyone who braved the sub zero
	temperatures to bring themselves and their choice of an ingredient to share.  (This Sunday morning it's a
	balmy minus 2 degrees, yesterdays low, near Eureka, was minus 30!).  Thank you Lita for the idea and

Saturday  International Folk Dance, January 22, 2005  at the Salvation Army Gym, 7 to 10pm.

Hello Fellow dancers,

Just want to let you all know that we are resuming folk dancing here in Butte on Sunday evenings 79 p.m. at the
Sacred Ground Center 126 S.Main.  If you can get over for dancing and don't want to drive home the
same night, we have a couple of extra beds at our house give us a callif you want to do that.
Eva and Max

        Wintergreen Contra Dance 2005 at Bozeman, MT. Jan. 2830.
        Brought to you by the Bozeman Folklore Society

                        FEBRUARY 26 AND 27, 2005

The annual International Folkdance at Boulder Hot Springs, the Steam and
Stomp, is a folkdancing tradition started over twenty years ago. It is
an opportunity to dance, soak in the hot springs, and visit with folk
dancers from across Montana.  Dances will be taught by local teachers
during the days and Saturday night will feature our folk dance party. Our
teaching program and party will include plenty of easy to intermediate
dances so don't hesitate to come even if you have not been folk dancing

Saturday February 26:
        12 to 1 p.m.  Registration
         1 to 5 p.m.  Dance workshop
         5 to 8 p.m.   Soaking and dinner
         8 to the wee hours  Dance party, with costume if you wish.

Sunday February 27:
        8:309:30 a.m.  Breakfast
       10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Dance workshop and review
        1 to 2 p.m.  Lunch
        2 to 3 p.m.  Dance workshop and review

Accommodations:  Boulder Hot Springs can accommodate about 50 people with
one to three people per room.  Many rooms have private baths; others share
a bathroom with a shower/tub at the end of the hall.  Single rooms are $50
plus tax; double rooms are $75 plus tax.  More elegant theme rooms are
available for $20 (plus tax) extra per night with guaranteed full or half

Meals:  Boulder Hot Springs will serve dinner, breakfast and lunch for us.
In addition, they will provide drinks and fruit snacks during the dancing. 

What to Bring:  Shoes for indoor use and bathing suit (for outdoor pool).
No cooking, smoking, fire of any kind, firearms, alcohol or illegal drugs
are allowed.

Registration:  We need to reserve rooms and get a meal count by February
7th at the latest.  If you plan to spend the day only, there is a day use
fee of $10.00 and you do not need to preregister except for meals, if you
want them.  If you are spending the night, use of the facility is included
in the room price.  Meal, day use, and room costs for children under 14 are
half price.  There is no charge for children under three.  If you are just
coming for Saturday evening, the charge is $6.00 for the party and soaking,
and you can pay when you come.  All others please fill out the attached
registration form and send a check for the appropriate amount made out to
Helena International Folkdancers.  Please note if you are sharing a room
with someone who is not registered with you, or if you wish to share a
room and will allow us to assign you a roommate.

Send Registration to:
Joan Franke                     For Information Call:
P.O. Box 2055                   Joan 
East Helena, MT 59635           Bill Bucher

The final date for registration or cancellation is February 12th and we
need your check at that time.  If you have an email address but did not
receive this flyer by email, please include the address on the
registration form so we can contact you by email next year.  We hope to
see you there!

			FEBRUARY 26 AND 27, 2005

Number of Adults ____                  Number of Children (Under 14) ____


____	Shared Room  $40.13/per person (tax included)		

____	Single Room  $53.50 (tax included)			

____    Theme room with guaranteed bath  $21.40 additional charge to
        single or double room (tax included)

____	Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch and Snacks $35.00

____	Dinner Only  $15.00

Total enclosed: ______________       (Note: Children under 14 half price)

Name _____________________________________

Address ___________________________________


Phone ____________________

EMail ___________________

Send Registration to:
Joan Franke
P.O. Box 2055
East Helena, MT 59635

        For other dance information from Bozeman and Butte check out our web
        site: http://www.montanafolkdance.org

        Any suggestions, comments, corrections, you have are welcome!
        Till next time,