The Central Pennsylvania Country Dance Association will hold a Contra Dance on Friday, January 17 from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the State College Friends School, 1900 University Drive, State College. Bruce Young will call the dances to music by Strath Hanna. All dances are taught and easy to learn. No partner is needed. The steps are similar to square dancing. New and experienced dancers are welcome. First time dancers receive a coupon for a free dance. For more information, call 814-880-0338 or visit cpcdc.org.