I'm submitting this to help my friend Hedy Hoemmen of Springfield. Please
contact her directly, by phone or snail mail, for more information.
The Springfield International Folk Dancers,
in cooperation with the
St. Andrew's Society of Central Illinois,
Tartan Ball (R.S.C.D.)
following the Springfield Celtic Games
at Northfield Center, Springfield, IL
on May 15, 1999, starting at 8 p.m.
Cost: $5 per person
Cash Bar and Refreshments
Lodging at $55 per night reserved by the St. Andrew's Society is available at
Northfield Center. For reservations and directions, call Northfield Center,
3210 Northfield Drive, Springfield, IL 62702, Tel. 217-523-7900.
(It is located near the intersection of Interstate 55 and Sangamon Ave.)
For dance info, call Hedy Hoemmen at 217-546-6651, or write her at
2987 Hoemmen Lane, Springfield, IL 62707.
Planned dances will be chosen from the following:
Macdonald of the Isles, 3 x 32 S
Sean Truibhas Willichan, 8 x 32 S
Birks of Invermay, 8 x 32 S
Autumn in Appia, 4 x 32 S
Posties' Jig, 4 x 32 J
Ellie's Jig, 8 x 32 J
Three's a Charm, 2 x 32 J
Galloping Carousel, 4 x 32 J
Corstorphine Fair, 4 x 40 J
Black Mountain Reel, 5 x 32 R
Thady You Gander, 4 x 40 R
Flowers of Edinburgh, 8 x 32 R
Dashing White Sergeant, 8 x 32 R
Chrysanthemum, 4 x 48 R
Waltzing to Iowa
In addition, they would like any visiting group to demonstrate one dance.
Also, on May 15 and 16, Springfield has a very good Art Fair held downtown.