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COFTA Poster

3rd Annual COTFA Square DanceChris Kermiet calls with live fiddle music on Sunday, August 27th, from 1 - 4 p.m. at the Barn in Longmont (map).

COFTA is the Colorado Old Time Fiddlers’ Association, dedicated to promoting and preserving the traditional American art form of old-time fiddling.  This is a fun event with a great group of young fiddle players.  Adult $15 / Child $10


I’ll also be calling the Allenspark Old-Time Square Dance on Sunday, September 3rd, 7 – 9 p.m. and the dance is Free! Sage Grouse will provide lively old-time fiddle tunes.

For more info email Elisabeth. All ages and abilities and families are welcome!  No experience or special duds required.  All dances will be taught.  Refreshments provided.

More venue info and directions: to the Old Gallery.

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Here’s the August 2017 Poem-of-the-Month:

We fill loneliness up with activity,
not with togetherness.
We fill our hours with television,
not conversation...

And here’s July:

I am suspended, caught
between action and inaction,
between trying and giving up,
between living and dying...