Bates is kicking off its monthly dance series with a Techno Contra! Contra dancing, electronic music, lights, it’s going to be a party! Music will provided by Electro Heart, featuring Jamie Oshima, Sean Oshima and Julie Vallimont with calling by Ron Blechner. Dance will begin at 8:00pm with a beginner lesson at 7:30. At the Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. Admission: Sliding scale of $5.00-8.00, all proceeds go directly back to the musicians. FMI: firstname.lastname@example.org.