ASTORIA — The next First Friday Contra Dance takes place 7 to 10 p.m. Jan. 4, at the Arts & Movement Center, 10th and Commercial streets in Astoria.
There will be live music from Gabrielle Macrae and Barry Southern of The Horsenecks, Luke Ydstie and Kati Claborn.
Dave Ambrose will call the dances.
All ages and skill levels are welcome. There’s a beginner’s lesson at 7 p.m.. Admission is $5 to $10. Children under 12 are admitted free. Bring the whole family!