Tag Archives: Dutch Dancers

Celebrating What We Have to Offer

A colleague asked me recently what reasons I give people when I invite them to First Reformed Church. The answer is easy: I invite because I am convinced of our heritage, of the way we worship and of the people … Continue reading

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Dutch Dancers on Tour

Thakshila Upasena invited our Dutch Dancers to be part of an international festival at Burlington County College. We offered two humble dances plus a short presentation of our traditional outfits and the various regions in The Netherlands they represent. Continue reading

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Dutch Dancers at Ciclovia New Brunswick

New Brunswick has a long history of creating and celebrating the diverse community of the inner city and the surrounding neighborhoods. Now it has become part of the Ciclovia movement that started over 30 years ago in Bogota, Columbia.

Ciclovia means “bike way” and refers to a specific day in the life of our city when major thoroughfares are closed to car traffic and open to bicycles, pedestrians, dance groups and all sorts of community activities. Continue reading

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Collegiate Summer Service

Coming together in the outdoors at least once per year is important for the Reformed area churches of Dutch descent. Even if for much over 100 years now we do not consider ourselves primarily Dutch, we still appreciate our common … Continue reading

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Dutch Dancers in Cape May

Had you ever told me that I would someday waltz with my wife down the pedestrian zone in Cape May, I would have never believed it. But so it happened on April 20 when our Dutch Dancers were invited to … Continue reading

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