Mary’s Fancy Ball
Richmondtown Library (200 Clarke Ave., Staten Island)
Experience some of the popular dances that young Mary Shelley may have danced in the ballrooms of 19th century England: lively quadrilles, charming country dances, the whirling waltz, and more. No prior dance experience is necessary; wear comfortable flat or low-heeled shoes. Presented by The New York Historical Dance Company.