On Saturday, April 29, from 6-9 pm, Eastport Arts Center will host a dance with accompaniment by the Moose Island Contra Etc. (MICE) band, featuring Alice Schuth on fiddle; Susan Luthin on octave mandolin and whistle; Joan Lowden on bass; Kara McCrimmon on piano accordion, guitar and Irish whistle; and Jim O’Neil on banjo, button accordion, guitar and bass. Eustacia Landrum will return as caller. All dances will be taught and everyone is welcome, all ages and abilities. Spectators curious about Contra Dancing and those who simply love spirited live music are encouraged to come as well.
The event is offered by a suggested $10 donation; children will be admitted free of charge.
Eastport Arts Center is at 36 Washington Street, Eastport, and is handicapped-accessible. EAC abides by State of Maine CDC COVID guidelines, revisiting our policy monthly. At this time, EAC encourages people to wear masks when in our building.