A Contra Dance will take place April 3 at Park Elementary School, 510 E. 6th Ave., Durango.
Beginner dance instruction is at 7 p.m.
The Contra Dance with the band Hands 5 from Albuquerque, and caller Peg Hesley from Phoenix, is from 7:15-10:15.
All dances are taught and called. No partner is necessary, and dancers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Admission is $10. First-timers get a pass to come back for free.
These smoke-and alcohol-free dances are a project of the Durango Arts Center.
For further information, call 385-9292 or see the Web site http://groups.google.com/group/Durango-Contra-Dances.