Mid-Missouri Traditional Dancers (MMTD) will host an evening of contra dancing Friday, November 1, with live music provided by River Ridge String Band. Claire Baffaut will be calling the dances. Beginners are encouraged to come to an introductory lesson at 7:00 p.m. Dancing is from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Admission is $8 for the public, $5 for students and ages 16-25, with free admittance for children 15 and under. Contra dancing is easy to learn and all dances will be taught and called throughout the evening.
MMTD hosts contra dances most first, third and fifth Fridays, and English country dances most second Fridays during the school year. For more information visit http://mmtdcolumbia.org or call 573-694-6419.