One and all are invited to a Fifth Friday Contra dance Friday night, March 30, at the Dirigo Grange Hall, 32 Belfast Road/Route 137 in Freedom village.

Dancing will start at 8 p.m. with simple figures and will build from there. Music from Sassafras Stomp (Adam Nordell and Johanna Davis) will inspire, and caller John McIntire will guide the steps. An $8 donation is requested. For more information, call 380-1171 or email

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