Swingtime Boston's first LGBT dance of the season is this Saturday, Oct. 5; 136 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline, MA. DJ Leandra spins Swing, Salsa, Latin, and Ballroom tunes. $12 cover includes beginner dance lesson with Liz Nania, director of OUT to Dance (8-9 pm), followed by fun, friendly social dancing (9-11 pm). No experience or partner needed. More info at SwingtimeBoston on Facebook and OUTtoDance.com. Also, mark your calendar for Nov. 2 when Boston's own all-women's Big Band, the Mood Swings, rock the tunes at Swingtime.