Israeli Folk Dancing

Circle and line dances to songs in Hebrew, and even a few in Arabic, Turkish, Spanish, Greek, Farsi and English.

Israeli Folk Dancing at the Person / Finley Center
Beth Ami’s Israeli folk dance group, in search of a wood dance floor, moved to the Person/ Finley Center of Santa Rosa Recreation and Parks. We meet two Wednesdays a month, 6:45 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.
The Activity Guide for a new session beginning in September has just been posted. Here is a link to the Israeli folk dance listing. https://srcity.perfectmind.com/23508/Clients/BookMe4?widgetId=46fcbb49-69b9-43af-b23b-067fb8272c0c&embed=true You can register online or call Finley Community Center’s friendly desk staff (707) 543-3737 with questions and to register. Feel free to drop in and register later. email Leanne@sonic.net to get on the email list.
Sept. 4 and 18
Oct. 2, 16, 30

Hope to see you,
Leanne

Some have said that Israeli dance can’t be folk dancing because it’s choreographed, but while in many countries traditional dancing can now only be found when performed by dance troupes, in Israel you can dance Israeli dancing any night of the week in any part of the country, and in summer on the beach or in the city square:

In fact, you can probably find groups of israeli dancers to join almost anywhere in the world: