AUGUST  
Congratulations to the dancers who attended the July
feiseanna.  
Special congratulations our First Feisers—
Fiona and  Iain Joseph.

Extra special congratulations to Shaye Coughlin on placing
2nd in PC O16 at the Badger State Feis and qualifying as a
solo competitor at the 2017 Mid-America Oireachtas.

Good luck to the dancers attending the August  feiseanna:
Columbus, Milwaukee, McMenamin, Great Lakes,
Glass City, Missouri State Championships and
Greater St Louis.

The following feiseanna are open for registration—
At www.feisworx.com:
Missouri State, Aug 26, St Louis, MO
Greater St Louis Feis, Aug 27, St Louis, MO
Wisconsin Scottish Feis, Sept 2, Milwaukee, WI
Kansas City Feis, Sept 2, Kansas City, MO
Wisconsin Highland Games, Sept 3, Milwaukee, WI
Minnesota Feis, Sept 23, St Paul, MN
St Paul Autumn Feis, Sept 24, St Paul, MN
South Dakota State, Nov 3 & 4, Sioux Falls, SD
At www.quickfeis.com:
Great Lakes, August 19, Toledo, OH
Glass City, August 20, Toledo, OH
Michigan Feis, September 16, Muskegon, MI

NOTE: THE ROCK RIVER VALLEY FEIS USUALLY
HELD IN ST CHARLES IN SEPTEMBER HAS BEEN
CANCELED THIS YEAR. PLEASE CONSIDER THIS
WHEN SCHEDULING YOUR FALL FEISEANNA!

The final class of the summer session in Batavia will begin
on Thursday, August 17.

The final class of the summer session in Chicago will be
Wednesday, August 23.  

Practice Tip of the Month:
Strengthening Your Arches, Calves and Ankles—
Walk around on your very tip toes (make sure your feet are
turned out) for five minutes every day.  This will strengthen
your arches and improve your toe height.

We have entered the 21st century.  Look for us on
Facebook and Instagram. You can send photos to
foyinsta@gmail.com

Attention All Dancers:
Don’t forget to join our yahoo group so you don’t miss a
ny important announcements and/or information.  It ju
st takes a second to join.  You do not want to miss a
ny important news. You can join at:
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/foyirishdancers/info
or use the link at the bottom of the opening page of the
website.  When asked for info about yourself, just enter
your name.

Welcome to the world Conor Christopher Rehfield! Conor
is the latest addition to the ever growing Jennings Family.  
Congratulations to big sisters Maddie and MJ! (and all the
Jennings’ and Rehfields).

Prayers are requested for the grandmother of Olivia Tegge
(Mrs Tegge’s mother) who passed away this month.

Enjoy the rest of the summer!!