LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A Louisville woman known for her love for folk dancing celebrated a milestone Sunday.
Family and friends hosted a birthday celebration at Belmont Village Senior Living for Marie Cassady who turned 101-years-old.
Cassady moved to Belmont earlier this year and is most known for her leadership role in establishing traditional folk dancing in Louisville.
Cassady was a fixture at the Heritage during the 1970’s performing in a variety of cultural dances.
She was also known for her Hawaiian dance classes which she taught until the age of 99.