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  • CLubitz

    CLubitz Oct. 19, 2001, 5:03 a.m. (Message 27937)

    ball flyer

    The Capital District (N.Y.) Scottish Country Dancers
    (With support from the Boston Branch of the RSCDS)
    Invite you to a
    
                         Fall Frolic: Nov.9 - 11, 2001
                          Albany/Schenectady/Troy, NY
                                       
                             Music by Terpsichore 
                 Elke Baker (fiddle) and Liz Donaldson (piano)
                        joined by Marty Taylor (flute)
                                       
                               Dance Workshops 
            Scottish Country with  Charlie Inglis (Ottawa, Canada)
            Scottish Step Dance with Norah Link (Montreal, Canada)
                                  
              Friday Night: Contra Dance at 8:00 pm -- Brief  Intro Session at 
    7:45
                        First Lutheran Church, 181 Western Avenue, Albany, 
    (between Lake and Quail)
                        For additional info: call 518-489-9066 or visit 
    xxxxxx@xxxxx.xx.xxx 
              
              Saturday: Scottish Country Dance Workshops 10:00am - 3:00pm 
                                  Germania Banquet Haus, 309 3rd Avenue, Troy
                                  10:00 Country Dance Workshop -- Charlie Inglis
                                    1:00 Country Dance Workshop to prepare for 
    ball-- Charlie Inglis
                               Scottish Step Dance Workshop 1:30 - 3:30 with 
    Norah Link
                                     TBD -- you must register in advance so we 
    can notify you
                               Dinner 6:00   RSVP by 10/26/01 for either Chicken 
    or Baked Fish, salad,            
                                                                                  
            vegetable & potato
                                  Germania Banquet Haus, 309 3rd Avenue, Troy
                        Dance Party 8:00 pm -- Grand March, Piper:  Kippy Brezner
                                  Germania Banquet Haus, 309 3rd Avenue, Troy
                                  
               Sunday:   Brunch at 11:00 am -- Newbitz House
                        12 th Anniversary English Country Dance (Time to be 
    announced) 
                                  Germania Banquet Haus, 309 3rd Ave, Troy, call 
    Nancy Yule 518-477-5684
    
    Please register in advance.  Contact Howard Brezner at 
    xxxxxxxx@xx.xxx.xxxxx.xx.xx or (518)
    456-1732)
    
    Registration for Scottish Events:  (Note: The Contra and English dances will 
    collect for their
    dances at the door)  Make checks payable to Howard Brezner, CDRSCDS, 11 
    Sunflower Lane,
    Colonie, N.Y.  12205.  Please send a self-addressed stamped ($0.52 postage) 
    envelope with your
    registration to receive the party program booklet and confirmation of your 
    registration. 
    Registrations received after November 1, or without a SASE, will be held at 
    the door. Dance
    directions available via email.
    
    
    ______________________________________________________________________________
    Name(s)  ______________________                Events Attending
                                                                                  
         Workshops                Cost                  Total
    Address   ______________________                          Morning only       
    $  8.50                ____
                    ______________________                          Afternoon 
    only     $  8.50                ____
                    ______________________                          Both          
                $15.00               ____
    Phone      ______________________                        Ball                 
            $20.00                ____
                                                                                  
          Brunch                    $  7.50                ____
    E-mail    _______________________                       Ball & Brunch        
    $25.00                ____
                                                                                  
          Dinner                    $15.00                ____
                                                                                  
                                             TOTAL       _______
    ______________________________________________________________________________
    
    Ball Program
    
    J    St. Andrew's Fair                          RSCDS 5 Dances '82
    S    Adieu Mon Ami                           RSCDS 24
    R    John of Bon Accord                     RSCDS 33
    J     Laird of Milton's Daughter          RSCDS 22
    S    Miss Milligan's Strathspey           RSCDS Leaflets
    R    Hal Robinson's Rant                    Celebrate Fifty
    
    Intermission
    
    R    The Bishop of Columbus***     *Hall & Glasspool
    S     The Braes of Breadalbane           RSCDS 21
    J      Pretty Face***                           *Glasspool
    R    Mrs. MacLeod                             RSCDS 6
    S    Culla  Bay                                    RSCDS 41
    J     Pelorus Jack                                 RSCDS 41
    
    Intermission
    
    J    Blue Bonnets                                RSCDS 3
    S    Birks of Invermey/                      RSCDS 16
            Gypsy Dreams**                      *Glasspool
    R   Currie Mountain Reel                  New Brunswick Coll. 
    J    Quarries' Jig                                 RSCDS 36
    S    Silver Tassie                                RSCDS Leaflet 
    R    Falls of Rogie                             Alexander I (Attwood)
    
    * Dances by Terry Glasspool are available at 
    http://members.aol.com/glasshall/dances.html
    **Offical talk-through will be for Birks of Invermey, but if people want to 
    form special sets to
    dance Gypsy Dreams, then they should form sets and be ready to dance without 
    a talk-through.
    *** Should be practiced before ball.
    Norah's web site:
    http://www3.sympatico.ca/nlink.household/scd_mtl/out_of_town/wkend_albany_nov0
    
    1.html
    Dance directions available by email: xxxxxxxx@xxx.xxx; or other questions 
    (518) 383-6580
    
    Accommodations:   To request hospitality (limited availability) call Howard 
    and Kippy Brezner
    at (518) 456-1732; or email xxxxxxxx@xx.xxx.xxxxx.xx.xx
    
    Motels on Wolf Road (a very convenient place to stay, lots of restaurants, 
    central to all the
    weekend's events):  
    
    Red Roof Inn   800-733-7663 ( or 518-459-1971)  A block of rooms has been 
    reserved under the
    name of Scottish Country Dancers (Block #B112000641) at $55.99 per night; you 
    must call and
    guarantee your reservation by 11/4.
    Susse Chalet 518-459-5670 
    The Courtyard by Mariott 518-482-8800 
    Best Western 518-458-1000 
    Motel 6 518-438-7447, in Albany 
    
    Directions to Scottish Country Dance Workshop, Evening Party, English Dance: 
    
    From I-90, take I-787 North towards Troy.  Continue north towards Cohoes.  
    The interstate turns
    into a divided four lane highway.  At 4th traffic light, turn right onto 
    Ontario Street.  Go
    approximately 1 mile. After going over a bridge, turn right onto 2nd Avenue.  
    Go approximately
    0.5 miles and turn left into parking lot for Germania Banquet Haus.
    
    Friday night Contra: 
    
    From New York State Thruway, take exit 24. Go straight onto I-90 east. Get 
    off I-90 at exit 5. 
    Turn right onto Everett Road.  Go to end and turn left onto Central Avenue 
    (Route 5).  Go 1.2
    miles and turn right onto Quail Street.  Go 0.4 miles and turn left onto 
    Western Avenue.  Go
    approximately 0.2 miles and church will be on left.
    
    Brunch:  
    
    The Newbitz house (Cecil and Lois), 85 Mann Blvd., Clifton Park.  Going North 
    on I87, get off
    at exit 9 and turn right onto 146 East.  At Route 9, turn left (north) and go 
    1.7 miles (second
    traffic light).  Turn right onto Farm-to-Market Road and go 0.3 miles to 
    second entrance of Mann
    Blvd.  The house is the second house on right and is gray with raspberry door 
    and a stone wall in
    front.  Parking in back and along the side driveway.
          

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