dance parties and workshops Pikes Peak Traditional Dance Special Workshop and Evening Dance, Colorado College Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade. $10-$25 for workshops and evening dance. Easy to learn dance steps; no partner needed. Contra, Squares, Circle Mixer and English Country Dance. Live music. Sat., Nov. 15, noon-4 p.m. For more, call 719-475-0397.
Benefit Dance (In Honor of Veteran's Day), Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. $15 tax-deductible donation. Featuring The New Century Big Band. Tickets in advance at the Senior Center. Saturday, Nov. 8; 7-9:30 p.m. For more, call 385-5933.
Argentine Tango, Counterpoint studio, 611 N. Royer St. $10 per lesson, $36 for four. Thurs., Oct. 30 - Thurs., Nov. 27, 7:30 -9:30 p.m. Learn to dance tango milonguero style, in close embrace! For more, call 685-9616.