Contra Dance with Big Moose Band on Sat., April 27

Join Big Moose Band and caller Chrissy Fowler for a community contra dance on Saturday, April 27 starting at 6:30 p.m. From 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. there will be a free family dance and then starting at 7:30 p.m. it will be a regular contra dance.

The free family dance is perfect for families and beginners who have never contra danced before. Fowler will teach and lead all the dances, which gives everyone a chance to try out contra dancing in a fun, friendly atmosphere. Starting at 7:30 p.m. the regular contra dance will be begin and all dances will be taught. There is an $8 requested donation for all adults and kids ages 12 and under and College of the Atlantic students can dance for free. The maximum requested donation for families is $25.

That night the Big Moose Band provides the amazing music will have you wanting to dance. Big Moose features some of the area’s finest musicians including Ruth Grierson, Keith Davis, Jim Vekasi, Charlie Richardson, Fred Benson, Ed Damm and Anne Damm, among others.

For more information on the dance, contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245 or