Costume Contra Dance October 26

October 19, 2007

Come in costume for the Staunton Contra Group’s annual Halloween Contra! Join the flurry of costumed fun by dancing as the band “Jim Harrington and Friends” plays reels, jigs, and waltzes from the Irish, English, and American traditions.

The band will feature Kay Buchanan on piano, Jim Harrington on accordion, and Doug Sheridan on fiddle. Shawn Brenneman will call.

The dance will be held Friday, October 26, 2007, in the Mary Baldwin University Physical Activities Center Dance Studio. A beginners’ workshop will be held at 7:30 p.m.; the dance runs from 8-11 p.m. The cost is $6 for adults, $3 for young adults age 12-18, children and Mary Baldwin University students attend free. For more information call (540) 280-2330 or (540) 280-2335.