The Oneida County History Center will host “Edelweiss Schuplattlers: Folk Dancing at the History Center,” a program set for Saturday, October 16th.
Founded in 1976 , the Edelweiss Schuhplattlers are a German/Austrian folk dance group of the Utica Maennerchor. Dance instructor, Gracie Schell received German dance instruction from the late Rudolf Teichmann while studying in Salzburg, Austria. The current group consists of children, teens, and adults with rehearsals held at the Utica Maennerchor.
This program is free and open to the public and will begin at 1 pm. For more information contact the History Center at (315) 735-3642 or visit their website.