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Community Calendar

The Community Calendar publishes events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun at no charge. To submit an activity, email it to ksteiner@ — with “Calendar” in the subject line — or fax to 701-952-8477. Include the type of event, date, time, location (including address) and any admission fee. Provide a contact name and telephone number for verification/questions.

Commercial events (those meant to earn a profit for a business) will not be accepted for this calendar.

Saturday, Aug. 23

Special events

Paws in the Park fundraiser, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., McElroy Park. The event will benefit the James River Humane Society. A 5K walk/run starts at 9 a.m. and is $20 per person and $5 more to bring a dog. Air games, face painting and games to win prizes will be available.

Free planetarium shows, 1 and 1:30 p.m., room 309 in the Rhoades Science Center, Valley City State University campus. “Finding Polaris I” and “Finding Polaris II” will be shown. Donations welcome.

Sunday, Aug. 24

Special events

Front Porch Chat, 2 p.m., Stutsman County Memorial Museum, 321 3rd Ave. SE. Tim Burchill is the guest speaker. Admission is free.

Community Music Festival, 3 to 7 p.m., Atonement Lutheran Church, 1009 12th Ave. NE. Four groups will perform. Meal served at 5 p.m. for donation, and refreshments are available for purchase.