Contra Dance, Jan. 28 at St. Matthias Church, 600 Richmond Ave. Lesson 7 p.m., dance 7:30. Contra dancing is done to live music with a caller leading you through the dances.
The caller for the evening is Rosemary Lach, and the band is Rig a Jig. Contra is easy to learn and lots of fun. Beginners welcome, no partner required. Please wear soft-soled shoes and comfortable clothing. Admission is $8. Details at 250-384-7823 or www.victoriacontradance.com.