PUBLISHED: 8:07 PM on Wednesday, November 7, 2007
New England Barn Dance

on Saturday, Nov. 10. Live music with special guests the Canote Brothers from Seattle and dance caller Tom Paul. Instruction 7:30 p.m., dance 8 p.m. at St. Ann's Parish Center (Fifth and Harris streets downtown). All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. New England Barn Dance Cost: $8 public, $7 members of the Alaska Folk Festival and Juneau International Folk Dancers, $5 seniors and students. Call: 586-1787.

Sweet Second Saturdays

Dances will be held in Ketchikan the second Saturday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Schoenbar Commons. This month is an October Folk Dance, with contra, square, and circle dances. Donations of $5 will be accepted for those 16 and older.

Brazilian Dance Workshop

A workshop will be held Nov. 10-11, at University of Alaska Southeast Activities Center with visiting instructor Pauline Serrano performing a demo Friday, Nov. 9, at Zephyr with Salsa Borealis. Classes Saturday, Nov. 10, will be Samba I from noon-1:30 p.m., Samba II from 2:30-4 p.m. and partner dancing from 5-6 p.m. Classes Sunday, Nov. 11, will be Samba III from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and Samba IV from 3-4:30 p.m. Cost is $10 per class or $40 for all classes or, for students, $7 per class or $30 for all classes. Sign-up at the door. For information, send e-mail to or go online to www.juneaudancefest.or. This event is sponsored by UAS and Juneau International Folkdancers.