Newton, NC — The Newton Recreation Department will sponsor its annual Senior Citizens Christmas Dance on Thursday, Dec. 1, from 7-10 p.m.

The dance will be held on the lower level of the Newton Recreation Center and is for those 55 years old and older.

Music will be provided by Shake Down Band, a variety band with more than 25 years of experience.

Tickets will be $8 at the door. No advance tickets will be sold.

This will be a festive holiday event, so mark the date on your calendar and join us for an evening of music, dancing and fellowship. Everyone attending is asked to bring finger foods. Soft drinks will be provided.

The Newton Recreation Center is located at 23 South Brady Ave.

For more information, please contact the Newton Recreation Department at 828-695-4317 or visit