Wed. 3/4 - Dancing at Brookline VFW starts at 7.30pm w/early partners

Amitai Lipton

Hi all,

TL;DR summary:
* 3/4 at Rutledge VFW Post in Brookline; Programming: Sara
* $5 admission (students $3)
* 7.30pm early partners set, 8-11pm regular dancing
* Teach: Rakadnu Kol Halayla (P)

*** REMINDER: The Commander of the VFW Post reported to us he saw
dancers in the basement recently. We are only renting the room
upstairs, so please refrain from going downstairs. Thank you!

Dancing this Wednesday, March 4, 2020, will be in the Stephan F
Rutledge VFW Post #864 hall in Brookline. Directions are below.

Dancing starts at 7.30pm with a 30-minute set of partner dances.
Regular dancing begins at 8.00 and goes until 11.00. Sara will be
programming. Rakadnu Kol Halayla, Yaron Alfassy's partner dance
from last year, will be taught. Bring your requests!

There is a $5 admission fee (cash or check only) to cover room rental
expenses. The student admission price is $3.

The Wednesday Night Israeli Dancing session is operated by Greater
Boston Israeli Dance, Inc., a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit
organization. We are a 100-percent volunteer organization; every
penny we receive in admissions & donations is used to keep the
session going!

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o Upcoming schedule:
3/11 - Jay W.
3/18 - Eliana W.C.
3/25 - Rina W.

o Directions to Brookline VFW/American Legion Post

Brookline American Legion Post 11
(Stephen F Rutledge VFW)
386 Washington St (at the corner of Cypress St and School St)
Brookline MA 02445

Green Line "C" Branch at Coolidge Corner - 1/2 mile walk
Green Line "D" Branch at Brookline Hills - 1/3 mile walk

MBTA routes 65 and 66 both have stops very close to the VFW post.
Route 66 runs every 15-20 minutes until 1.00am in both directions
(to Harvard and Dudley).

Route 65 (to Brighton Center and Kenmore Sq)

Route 66 (to Harvard, Allston, Brigham Circle, and Dudley)

From Route 9 Eastbound (towards Boston), turn left on Cypress St. After
0.4 miles, turn right on Washington St. The VFW hall is immediately on
your right.

o Dances taught in last two months (circle dances unless otherwise noted):
1/8 - Kum Kum, 2019, Yaron Malihi, taught by David K.
1/22 - Shvatim, 2019, Michael Barzelai, taught by Aaron B. and Nomie T.
2/5 - Shneinu (partners), 2019, Michael Barzelai, taught by Katie H.
2/19 - 1000 Dinar, 2020, Elad Shtamer, taught by Eliana W.C.
3/4 - Rakadnu Kol Halayla (partners), 2019, Yaron Alfassy, taught by Aaron B.


o Upcoming Boston-area events:

** 3/21 (Sat.) - Pre-Festival Party

Free and open to the public! Just show up!

Come and dance with the performers in the 44th Festival and meet
dancers from all over the world. Featuring make-your-own ice cream

7.00pm – 7.30pm – Kids and Family Dancing led by Nomie Turnbull
7.30pm – 10.00pm – Open Dancing

Temple Emanuel
385 Ward St, Newton MA

** 3/22 (Sun.) - Boston's 44th Annual Israel Folkdance Festival

The show is Sunday 3/22 at 3pm in MIT's Kresge Auditorium.

For more information, visit:

** 4/24-4/26 (Fri.-Sun.) - Yad Beyad Boston 2020
(Boston's Israeli Dance Camp)

TODOS Dance and Fitness Studio
Natick MA

For more information and to register, visit:

** Every Monday - MonDance Israeli Dance Beginners Class

7.30-8.15pm, admission $5
Kehillath Israel (KI)
384 Harvard St, Brookline

Join our dance community after beginners to dance the dances you learn
and more!

8.15-11.15pm - Circles, lines, and partners
11.15pm-midnight - Partners

For more information, contact:


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