Author Archives: Debo Powers

About Debo Powers

Debo Powers is the NF News Polebridge correspondent. She has been hiking North Fork trails since 1979. In addition, she is a gardener, kayaker, mountain biker, and dance instructor.

North Fork Christmas Caroling

By | December 17, 2017

On Friday night, a group of North Forkers delighted their neighbors with Christmas caroling.  Traveling from home to home, this group of about 20 carolers sang songs and delivered treats and Christmas cards along the way.

Dance Class This Week is on THURSDAY!

By | December 10, 2017

I was informed at the Graham’s Party last night by Jan Caldwell that Christmas Caroling will happen this Friday night (December 15th) which puts it in conflict with our dance class.  Since there are a number of dancers who like to participate in caroling, I do not want to be in competition with this annual… Read More »

Don’t Miss the North Fork Winter Dance Classes!

By | December 7, 2017

North Fork Winter Dance Classes will resume this Friday, December 8 at 6:30 at the Community Hall.  The classes are taught by dance instructor Debo Powers.  Classes are free and open to the entire North Fork Community. Classes will be held every Friday night during the cold winter months when most people are looking for some excuse… Read More »

Dance Classes Continuing at Community Hall

By | November 25, 2017

On Friday night, 23 people came to the Hall for winter dance lessons taught by Debo Powers. Even though most of the crowd were complete beginners, by the end of the evening dancers were doing the basic steps of Waltz, Two Step, and Swing. Participants from last winter’s classes helped a lot. Dance classes will… Read More »

Winter has Come to the North Fork

By | November 12, 2017

Winter in the North Fork started on November 1 with the first big winter storm.  After a week and a half of below-freezing temperatures and about a foot of snow, North Forkers were celebrating the coming of winter and having visions of cross country skiing.  The road was plowed and driving was not too treacherous… Read More »