Fermilab Folk Club

The Fermilab Folk Club sponsors regular monthly barn dances to promote and preserve traditional square and contra dancing. You can also do International Folk Dancing, Scottish Country Dance, and English Country at Fermilab.

2014/2015 Barn Dance Schedule

Kuhn Village Barn

2nd Sunday Dances - 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
September through June

September 14, 2014 Music by The KB Band Caller: Lynn Garren
October 12, 2014 Music by Fred Campeau & Friends Caller: Square Dance Jam!
November 9, 2014 Music by Ed & Jonathan Caller: Tony Scarimbolo
December 14, 2014 Music by The $8,000 String Band Caller: Cheryl Joyal
January 11, 2015 Music by Jonathan & Chris Caller: Meg Dedolph
February 8, 2015 Music by Can I Get an Amen Caller: Bill Sudkamp
March 8, 2015 Music by Heather & Dan Caller: Chris Kimmons
April 12, 2015 Music by Common Taters Caller: Meg Dedolph
May 10, 2015 Music by Cat Wranglers Caller: Cheryl Joyal
June 14, 2015 Music by Just Us Chickens Caller: Dan Saathoof

3rd Sunday Dances - 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
November through April

November 16, 2014 Music by Too Old To Be Controlled   Caller: Dan Saathoff
December 21, 2014 Music by Cosmic Otter Duo   Caller: Lynn Garren
January 18, 2015 Music by Lane Family Band & Friends   Caller: Chanel Lane
February 15, 2015 Music by Blind Squirrel   Caller: Cheryl Joyal
March 15, 2015 Music by Entwyned FREE Caller: Maggie Jo Saylor
April 19, 2015 Music by Chirps & Friends   Caller: Dot Kent

All dances are held in the Kuhn Village Barn

Admission is $6. Children under 12 are free. 12 to 18 year olds and people over 65 are $3.

The Village Barn is located near the east entrance to Fermilab. Turn west on Batavia Rd. from Rt. 59 in Warrenville. Go past the guardhouse (stop and show them your drivers license) and turn right at the first stop sign. The barn is the second building on the right.

From the west, use the Pine St. entrance from Kirk Rd. Proceed across the lab and turn left at the 5th stop sign (Sauk Dr.). If needed, stop at the guardhouse for a pass.

The Barn Dances are co-sponsored by the Fox Valley Folklore Society, and the Chicago Barn Dance Company.

For more information, contact:
Lynn Garren (630) 840-2061 garren@fnal.gov
Dave Harding (630) 840-2971 harding@fnal.gov
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