Combined Event Listing

All events in our calendar. Events are BFMS Sponsored unless indicated.



April 16 2014 
Square/contra dance
Easter Week - no dance, hall not available.
 
April 19 2014 
Gentle English Dance
Saturday - 2:30 to 5:00pm, St Mark's on the Hill
Sharon McKinley calling
Music by Emily Aubrey (violin) & Marty Taylor (concertina and recorders).
 
April 21 2014 
English Country Dance
Caller: Ann Fallon
Music: Carl Friedman (violin), Marty Taylor (winds, concertina), Judy Meyers (piano)
 
April 23 2014 
Square/contra dance
Ann Fallon calls to Old Time Jam Band.  New dancer orientation at 7:30 pm.
 
April 27 2014 
Spring Faire
Noon to 5 PM - Cromwell Valley Park.
 
April 27 2014 
Fourth at Four
4th at 4 Storyfolk will meet at the Spring Faire at Cromwell Valley Park from 3 to 5 PM.
Come join the Story Circle at the Spring Faire to listen to a story or to share a story.
Mike Franch will be skillfully facilitating this event. For more information: 410-889-3252.
 
April 28 2014 
English Country Dance
Caller: Mike Franch
Music: Becky Ross (violin), Robin Wilson (flute, concertina) ,Carl Friedman (piano)
 
April 30 2014 
Square/contra dance
Melissa Chatham calls to Taylor Among the Devils - Marty Taylor (concertina, whistles), Steve Hickman (fiddle), and Jonathan Jensen (piano).
 
May 03 2014 
Babcock Community Coffeehouse
Saturday - 7:30 PM - Hickory Wind Reunion
Hickory Wind played and recorded to critical acclaim from 1973 until 1978, touring and sharing the stage with such luminaries as John Prine, John Hartford, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, and Bonnie Raitt and releasing three highly regarded albums on the Flying Fish label. They disbanded after 5 years to pursue other interests and now, more than 30 years later, original members Bob Shank, Mark Walbridge, Sam Morgan, and Glen McCarthy have reunited and are touring once again.
Read more at CD Baby
 
May 05 2014 
English Country Dance
New Dancers Workshop (free) at 7:45 PM

Tom Spilsbury calls to Dave Crandall (flute, sax), Paul Oorts (accordion, strings) and Liz Donaldson (piano)
 
May 07 2014 
Square/contra dance
Dave Colestock calls to the Baltimore Open Band.
 
May 10 2014 
Family Dance
Band: Andrea Hoag (fiddle), Mark Glickman (piano) and Susan Brandt (flute)
Caller: Susan Taylor
Potluck 6:30 - 7:30 Bring something yummy to share.
 
May 10 2014 
2nd Saturday Dance
Band: Andrea Hoag (fiddle), Mark Glickman (piano) and Susan Brandt (flute)
Caller: Susan Taylor
Potluck 6:30 - 7:30 Bring something yummy to share.
 
May 12 2014 
English Country Dance
Carl Friedman calls to Tina Chancey (violin, etc.), Robin Wilson (flute, concertina), and Jonathan Jensen (piano, etc.)
 
May 13 2014 (Member Sponsored) 
BFMS Open Sing
7:30-9:30 PM, on the second floor at Bertha’s in Fells Point
 
May 14 2014 
Square/contra dance
Anna Rain calls to David Knight (fiddle) and Dave Wiesler (guitar, piano).  New dancer orientation at 7:30 pm.
 
May 19 2014 
English Country Dance
Jenny Beer calls to Becky Ross (violin), Michelle Dunn (flute, oboe), and Carl Friedman (piano)
 
May 21 2014 
Square/contra dance
April Blum calls to Dance du Jour - Alexander Mitchell (fiddle), Ralph Gordon (bass), and Liz Donaldson (piano).
 
May 24 2014 
Swallowtail Dance
Save the Date!
 
May 25 2014 
Fourth at Four
Storytelling at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church
 
May 26 2014 
English Country Dance
April Blum calls to Jeff Steinberg (violin), Marty Taylor (winds, concertina), Judy Meyers (piano)
 
May 28 2014 
Square/contra dance
Tavi Merrill calls to Charm City Gents - Brad Kolodner (banjo),  Patrick McAvinue (fiddle), Sean McComiskey (button accordion), Alex Lacquement (bass).  New dancer orientation at 7:30 pm.
 
June 04 2014 
Square/contra dance
Michael Hamilton calls to Triple Helix - Alexander Mitchell (fiddle), Colleen Reed (flute, sax), and Keith Gillis (guitar).
 
June 10 2014 (Member Sponsored) 
BFMS Open Sing
7:30-9:30 PM, on the second floor at Bertha’s in Fells Point
 
June 11 2014 
Square/contra dance
Perry Shafran calls to Floorplay - Paul Rosen (fiddle, accordion, mandolin), Rya Martin (piano), and Aaron Lamb (drums).  New dancer orientation at 7:30 pm.
 
June 13 2014 
Catoctin Weekend
29th Annual Spring Catoctin Mountain Music and Dance Weekend
Friday June 13 to Sunday June 16
Registration is open.
 
June 14 2014 
2nd Saturday Dance
Band : Baltimore Open Band
Caller: Perry Shafran
 
June 18 2014 
Square/contra dance
Susan Taylor calls with the MetroGnomes - McGregor Yatsevich (fiddle, mandolin), Bob Garber (clarinet), and Mark Vidor (piano).
 
June 22 2014 
Fourth at Four
Storytelling at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church
 
June 25 2014 
Square/contra dance
Sue Gola & Justin Kauker call to Devine Comedy - Marty Taylor (whistles, concertina), Steve Hickman (fiddle), and John Devine (guitar).  New dancer orientation at 7:30 pm.
 
July 02 2014 
Square/contra dance
Hilton Baxter calls to Black Oranges - Sarah Foard (fiddle) and Gary Prince (guitar).
 
July 08 2014 (Member Sponsored) 
BFMS Open Sing
7:30-9:30 PM, on the second floor at Bertha’s in Fells Point
 
July 09 2014 
Square/contra dance
TBA calls to Baltimore Open Band.  New dancer orientation at 7:30 pm.
 
July 12 2014 
2nd Saturday Dance
Caller: Brain Hamshar
Band: Richocet with Rya Martin(piano) and Walter Hojka (fiddle)
 
July 16 2014 
Square/contra dance
TBA calls to the Sligo Creek Stompers - Sarah Foard (fiddle), Jess Eliot Myhre (clarinet, washboard, kazoo, vocals), Chris Ousley (guitar), and TBA (bass).
 
July 23 2014 
Square/contra dance
TBA calls to Rambling House - Joe DeZarn (fiddle), Tina Eck (flute, whistles), Patrick Cavanaugh (banjo, accordion), and Marc Glickman (piano, bodhran).  New dancer workshop at 7:30 pm.
 
July 27 2014 
Fourth at Four
Storytelling at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church
 
July 30 2014 
Square/contra dance
TBA calls to Unbowed - Henry Koretzky (mandolin), Jamie O'Brien (guitar), and Bruce Campbell (bass).
 
August 09 2014 
2nd Saturday Dance
Band and caller TBA
 
August 12 2014 (Member Sponsored) 
BFMS Open Sing
7:30-9:30 PM, on the second floor at Bertha’s in Fells Point
 
August 24 2014 
Fourth at Four
Storytelling at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church
 
September 13 2014 
2nd Saturday Dance
Band: Rhythmajigs with Jack Maus (keyboards), Walter Hojka (fiddle), Patti Reum (wind instruments) and David Stone (mandolin and guitar)
Caller TBA
 
September 28 2014 
Fourth at Four
Storytelling at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church
 
October 04 2014 
Babcock Community Coffeehouse
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry

 
 
October 11 2014 
Playford Ball
This year's Playford Ball will again be held at the Church of the Redeemer in Baltimore, Maryland.
Program and further information will be available soon.
 
October 23 2014 
Fourth at Four
Storytelling at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church
 

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April 16 2014 
Square/contra dance
Easter Week - no dance, hall not available.
 
April 19 2014 
Gentle English Dance
Saturday - 2:30 to 5:00pm, St Mark's on the Hill
Sharon McKinley calling
Music by Emily Aubrey (violin) & Marty Taylor (concertina and recorders).
 
April 21 2014 
English Country Dance
Caller: Ann Fallon
Music: Carl Friedman (violin), Marty Taylor (winds, concertina), Judy Meyers (piano)
 
April 23 2014 
Square/contra dance
Ann Fallon calls to Old Time Jam Band.  New dancer orientation at 7:30 pm.
 
April 27 2014 
Spring Faire
Noon to 5 PM - Cromwell Valley Park.
 
April 27 2014 
Fourth at Four
4th at 4 Storyfolk will meet at the Spring Faire at Cromwell Valley Park from 3 to 5 PM.
Come join the Story Circle at the Spring Faire to listen to a story or to share a story.
Mike Franch will be skillfully facilitating this event. For more information: 410-889-3252.
 
April 28 2014 
English Country Dance
Caller: Mike Franch
Music: Becky Ross (violin), Robin Wilson (flute, concertina) ,Carl Friedman (piano)
 
April 30 2014 
Square/contra dance
Melissa Chatham calls to Taylor Among the Devils - Marty Taylor (concertina, whistles), Steve Hickman (fiddle), and Jonathan Jensen (piano).