Busy time for busy seniors

 

Dig out the saddle shoes and poodle skirts for a fundraiser March 29.

Rock and Roll dance runs 7-10 p.m. at the Brookswood Seniors Centre, 19899 36th Ave.

The cost is $10 per person, and the event features the music of the 1950s and ’60s.

Entertainment and dance music is provided by Sandy Erickson, Colton Hyland and Peg Thomson, plus a jukebox.

There are prizes for best costumes of that era, and the best Twist dancers and jivers.

 The dance proceeds are earmarked for window replacement at the centre.

And those who enjoy dancing can also head to the nearby Clayton Hall.

The Surrey Fiddlers Old Time Dance takes place at Clayton Hall, 18513 70th Ave., on Thursday, April  3, starting at 7:30 p.m. and lasting until 10:30 p.m. Admission is $3. For more information call 604-576-1066 or 604-538-3363.

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