In anticipation of the 40th National Square Dance Convention, to be held in Salt Lake City in June 1991, the Electric Squares are offering square dance lessons beginning Friday, Sept. 28.

Classes will be held every Friday thereafter from 7 to 8:45 p.m., in Horizon Elementary School, 5180 S. 700 West, Murray. Several parties and other activities are planned throughout the year as well.Registration closes Oct. 12. The first class is free, then $5 per couple each Friday. For information, call Jeff Webster at 966-7477.

- THE DANCING FRIENDS will begin their season with a ballroom dance, to be held at the Eldred Center, 270 W. 500 North, Provo, on Friday, Sept. 28, beginning at 8:45 p.m. Odell Miner's orchestra will provide the music, and there will be refreshments and door prizes.

Couples of all ages and singles with partners are welcome at this opening party. Those wishing to join may enroll at the door, with a special discount for college students. No smoking or drinking is allowed.