SWEDEN IN THE PARK: Nordic Folk Dance in Glen Echo Park

  • Folk Dancing

    Folk Dancing Photo: Ola Ericson

Embassy of Sweden in collaboration with Glen Echo Park and the local folkdance community are offering free Swedish/ Nordic folk dance lessons! The dance lessons will take place in Glenn Echo Park, Bumper Car Pavilion at four occasions during the summer starting in June.

Sunday June 18, 3:00 - 6:00 PM - Scandia DC
Teachers: Linda Brooks and Ross Schipper
Fiddlers: Andrea Hoag and Loretta Kelley
Information about Scandia DC, klick here!

Friday July 28, 7:00 PM dance class, 8:00 PM social dance - Mid-Atlantic Norwegian Dancers
Swedish nyckelharpa: Melissa Running and Sonia White
Norwegian Hardanger Fiddle: Loretta Kelley
Information about Mid-Atlantic Norwegian Dancers, klick here!

Friday August 25, 7:00 PM dance class, 8:00 PM social dance - Nordic Dancers of Washington, DC
Teacher: Christine Kalke
Fiddler: Paul Carlsson
Information about Nordic Dancers of Washington DC, klick here!

Sunday September 10, 1:00 - 3:00 PM: Washington’s Spelmanslag
Teacher: Christine Kalke

Registration appreciated but not required.
Beginners welcome. Partner not required.
Water available.