Patchwork Dancers
Past Performances in 2003
Dec. 10 Thu 7:00 - 8:00 Hermitage Christmas Party We performed the Hermitage retirement home with Jump Start. .
Nov. 23 Sun 3:00 - 5:00Class Recreation Party This is a party for four recreation classes, family, and friends. Seventy people came to this.
Nov. 10 Mon 4:15 - 5:15 Sleepy Hollow Manor Nursing & Convalescent Home This was a chance for the beginning kids to show there stuff for the seniors, we put on a show with 17 children.
Oct. 18 Sat 11:00 - 12:00 Lorton Valley Days This was a three day mini-festival celebrating the opening of the Shoppes of Lorton Valley (8941 Ox Road).
Oct. 4 Sat 2:00 - 2:30 Manassas Jubilee This festival was in the Old Town section of Manassas. We performed on the asphalt in front of the train station.
Oct. 2 Thu 3:00 - 4:00 IMF Nursery School This was at 1980 H Street NW Washington DC at the International Monetary Fund Nursery School.. We are entertained the nursery school.
Sep 11 Thu 7:00 - 8:00 Hermitage Retirement Home with Jump Start The Hermitage is at 5000 Fairbanks in Alexandria. We rehearse at the Hermitage every Thursday.
Aug 23 Sat 10:00 - 11:00 Arlington County Fair with Jump Start The Arlington County Fair is held annually at the Thomas Jefferson Community Center in Arlington Virginia. We also included 5 new adult dancers in the show.
Aug 20 Wed 11:15 - 2:00 Fort Ward Multicultural Luncheon with Jump Start Two short shows with Jump Start for the Ft Ward soldiers and staff.
Jun 15 Sun

3:15 - 4:15 Potomac Celtic Festival, Dance Stage with Rakes and Roses

11:30 - 12:00 and 4:30 - 5:00 Potomac Celtic Festival, Children's Stage

The Patchwork main show was on the dance stage with Rakes and Roses, included several children from Dance Zone, who are also members. See Potomac Celtic Festival

Some us also, performed at the Children's stage with CDs.

May 8 Thu 1:15 - 1:45 Vienna Newcomers Club This was at the Marco Polo restaurant on Maple Avenue in Vienna. We danced to the music of Jump Start
Apr 23 Sat 10:15 - 11:15 Southern Maryland Celtic Festival Performance was at the Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum 10515 Mackall Road in St. Leonard Maryland. Patchwork performed with Rakes and Roses. For festival information go the web page at .
Mar 23 Sun 3:00 - 5:00 Class Showcase and Party This pizza party included a showcase of Jim's 6 classes. Everyone danced the Haymakers. This was held at Wakefield Park in what is now called the Audrey Moore Recreation Center. There were over 80 people in attendance. Great party.
Mar 17 Mon 6:30 - 8:00 American Academy of Pediatrics Meeting

This show was at the reception for the annual seminar for uniformed Pediatricians at the Lowes L'Enfant Plaza Hotel in Washington D. C., Our show is from 7:00 to 8:00. The show was in the Hotel's ballroom. We have Jump Start joining us for this show. Web page is

Mar 14 Fri 7:00 - 8:00 Tall Oaks Retirement Home This was an Irish party for residents, family and finds at the Tall Oaks Retirement home 12052 North Shore Drive, Reston.
Mar 8 Sat 6:30 - 9:00 Fairfax Unitarian Church Chili Cookoff This show we do every year for the Fairfax Unitarian church in Oakton. Includes an hour of dancing and a dance with lots of Chili. We danced to the music of Jump Start. This performance also included students from the Irish/clogging class at Dance Zone
Feb 25 Tue 12:30 - 1:30 Lorton Senior Center We performed at the center's monthly luncheon. This was at the Moose Lodge and is a program for seniors who drive to the performance. This was postponed from February 18th because of snow.
Feb 22 Sat 3:30 - 4:30 Cherrydale Rehabilitation Hospital This performance was mostly children, Barbara and Jim's students. This is part of Patchwork's commitment to find a way for everyone to dance and perform and an audience for that performance.
Feb 15 Sat

Folk Lore Society Mini Festival

Snowed OUT

We were looking forward to this performance put it was canceled because of snow. We were to perform with Jump Start, and conduct a clogging workshop.
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