- Welcome to the Monaro Folk Society (MFS) web site.
- The MFS is a non-profit community organisation, here to enhance your enjoyment and
- personal growth through active participation in the arts, and a range of community and social activities.
Hot Links to Upcoming Events
BUSH DANCE WORKSHOP on MONDAY 29 AUGUST
Last chance to learn/practice dances from the Colonial Ball program
Tickets sales close on 31 August, however early purchase is encouraged.
12th Annual IRISH SET DANCING WEEKEND 7-9 OCTOBER 2016
10% discount for bookings by 31 August 2016
To book online and for full details see Latest News
- Latest News upcoming event highlights and other announcements
- Calendar our full events diary in a Google calendar for your convenience
- Survey Been to an MFS Event? Please take our short anonymous survey. We appreciate and need your feedback.
- Payments Cheque or Direct Deposit.
- BUSH DANCE GROUP run Bush Dance Classes, Second Saturday Bush Dances, a Christmas Bush Dance, and other bush dance activities with live music by the Bush Capital Band.
- END OF MONTH BUSH DANCES and other special bushdance events, with a variety of live music.
- COLONIAL BALL is our flagship formal annual ball held at the Albert Hall in September.
- CANBERRA CONTRA CLUB dedicated to the Contra Dances of the New England area of the United States with music by the Canberra Contra Club Band and friends.
- ENGLISH COUNTRY DANCING Dances from Country, Playford, Pride and Prejudice, or Pat Shaw.
- IRISH SET DANCING weekly classes, end of term mini ceilis, deck dances, and annual October dance weekend with live music.
- KIDS BUSH DANCES especially for children and their young at heart carers - dance the afternoon away to live music. A free event.
- THE MERRY MUSE Canberra's best live performance venue.
- TUESDAY NIGHT MUSIC GROUP somewhere between beginners and intermediate level musicians.
Joining the MFS
- Joining MFS You are welcome to come and try any of our activities with no obligation to join the society. If you enjoy yourself, we are sure that you will want to join to support the cause, and for the member discounts.
The MFS is open to anyone who wants to be part of promoting and running, or simply enjoying, activities like those above. The MFS will support you to pursue your folk interest if it is not currently an active part of the MFS.
The MFS is meant for folk like you. Why not join as soon as you can and open a door to a whole new world of participation?
- About the Monaro Folk Society Web Site an overview of this web site, and the Monaro Folk Society.
- Public Index an alphabetical index of our activities.
- Members Index a complete index of this site and the members-only site, for Monaro Folk Society members.
- MFS-Announce free email list.
Full-time students are offered half price entry to all bush dancing events, just show your student card.
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