A contra dance featuring the band Rock the Boat will take place Saturday, May 24, beginning 8 p.m. in the gym of the Thomaston Academy building, 60 Main St./Route 1.

Maggie Robinson will teach and call all dances. Singles, beginners and children are welcome, and young children are admitted free; admission for others is $10.

For more information, visit Thomaston Contradancers on Facebook or call 832-5584. The monthly dances are sponsored by Thomaston Public Library.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.