A traditional contra dance will take place Saturday, Oct. 22 starting at 8 p.m. at Simonton Corner Hall, corner of Park and Main streets.

The music will be provided by fiddler Ellen Gawler of Belgrade and accordion player Maggie Ericson of Sidney. Sarah Smith of Waldoboro will call. Dancers of all ages and abilities are welcome, and no partner or experience is necessary.

Admission is $8; children are admitted free. All dances are taught. For more information, call 832-5584 or visit Simonton Corners Contradancers on Facebook.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by email to dernest@villagesoup.com.