The next Contra Dance sponsored by the Traditional Dance & Music Society of the Ozarks is Saturday, January 15 from 7:30 to 10:30pm at the Franciscan Villa, 620 W. Scott in Springfield. Basic Steps are taught at 7 p.m. Live music will be provided by fiddler Jim Lansford and pianist Kim Lansford, with dance caller Gloria Johnson. No partner needed; ages 10 and up are welcome. Admission is $6 adults, $4 students and Dance and Music Society members. For more information call Vickie Strohm at 862-8681 or visit www.springfieldcontra.org.