Water Mill Traditional New England Barn Dances Sponsors “Winter Dance Challenge”
07:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Water Mill Community House, Water Mill,
The Long Island Traditional Music Association (LITMA) and the Water Mill Traditional New England Barn Dances will sponsor a Winter Dance Challenge at the January 5th dance in the Water Mill Community House.
The Winter Dance Challenge offers a three dance ticket at $32, and with the 4th dance free, the value of the whole challenge, when completed, represents a savings of 43% off regular price. This offer is open to the general public and expires after May 4, 2013. Winter Challenge tickets will be available at the first dance on Saturday, January 5 at the Water Mill Community House. For more information call Karin Strong at 725-3103 or Hilary Woodward at 283-0554, or go to: www.litma.org.
Contra dancing is a traditional American social dance with roots in Ireland and Great Britain and has brought communities together for hundreds of years. The Long Island Traditional Music Association (LITMA) sponsors the dances and other activities featuring traditional and folk music. A Water Mill Traditional New England Barn Dance is held the first Saturday of each month from 8 to 11 p.m., at the Water Mill Community House on Montauk Highway. Going strong for over twenty years, the dance has an active community of ages eight to eighty. Regional live bands and callers lead every dance. All dances are taught and dress is casual. Refreshments are served.