Hoolyeh Folkdance

Last year our 2022 Folkdance Reunion Party was held via Zoom and was a big success. Read what folks are saying about it HERE.

Hoolyeh & Friends
16th Annual Reunion Folkdance Party
Saturday, April 29, 2023

This year we will be able to dance together, in person, actually holding hands!

Mary’s River Grange Hall
24707 Grange Hall Rd, Philomath, OR 97370

Saturday, April 29 from 7:00 to 11:30 PM

COST: $10

Bring snack food, water will be provided. Vaccinations are encouraged, masks are optional.

Do you have an old favorite dance you would like to have included on the program? Send us the name of the dance and we will see what we can do. hoolyehfolkdancers@gmail.com

Consider donating to the
McCauley-Rice Memorial Folk Dance Scholarship

McCauley-Rice Folk Dance Scholars have enriched the local folkdance community since 1979. Nearly 40 dancers have attended camps at Stockton and Mendocino, or have attended balkanalia! in Portland on these scholarships and they have returned to share what they have learned in Oregon and around the Pacific Northwest and beyond. CLICK HERE to learn more and view past photos.

DONATE: Any amount is welcome

Send CHECK made out to:
James McCauley Memorial Scholarship Fund
2921 NW Hayes Ave., Corvallis Or  97330

VENMO e-transfer to: @Mary-Bucy

Corvallis International Folkdancing

Hoolyeh Folkdancers are currently dancing via Zoom every Tuesday evening. Contact Taffy to be added to the email list.

Once the pandemic lifts, we will start up our monthly folkdance evenings.

Where: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis
2945 NW Circle Blvd, Corvallis

Time: 6:30 to 9:30 pm,

  • 6:30 to 7:15: Dana Poling will be teaching beginning dances that will develop your dancing skills on basic steps using many of our well known folk dances.
  • 7:15 to 8:00: There will be a program that includes some of the beginning dances plus other easy to intermediate dances.
  • 8:00 until between 8:15 and 8:30: There will be teaching of an intermediate to more difficult dance by one of our experienced dancers.
  • 8:30 to 9:30: We will program your requests.

Cost: $5 for adults, $4 for adults who have memberships in the Corvallis Folklore Society, and $2 for 18 and under.