DENTON — It’s time to celebrate Valentine’s Day by swinging your sweet at The Old-Time Square Dance on Saturday, Feb. 17, in the Denton Civic Center, 459 W. Salisbury St., Denton.


The dance features regional old-time and bluegrass bands, with an experienced caller. There are opportunities for other dances such as waltzes, two-steps, flat footing and clogging, in addition to the called dances.


Providing music for the February dance will be local bluegrass band The Oak Tree Boys with dances called by Ken Beck. Performing for the band this month will be Matthew Nance, banjo; Scott Arnold, fiddle; Jacob Thompson, bass; and Tim Maines, guitar.


The dance is from 7-10 p.m. Adult admission is $5, and children, ages 12 and under, are admitted free of charge.


In order to protect the dance floor and provide good listening for all, dancers are asked not to wear taps on their shoes. Door prizes will be given provided by Denton Florist. Refreshments are available. This is a family-oriented event and no alcohol is permitted.


For more information, call 336-472-2802 or visit www.dentondance.net.