The Traditional Dance and Music Society of the Ozarks holds two community contra dances each month on the first and third Saturdays of the month, at Doling Park's Northview Senior Center, 301 E. Talmage. The dance for Saturday May 20 will run from 7:30 to 10:30pm, with basic steps taught at 7:00. Live music will be provided by the band "32 Bartenders," with dance caller Gloria Scarlet. Ages 10 and up are welcome, and no partner or experience is needed. Admission is $6 adults, $4 for students and for Traditional Dance and Music Society members. For information call 862-8681 or visit www.springfieldcontra.org.