Community calendar of events for March 8, 2014
Saturday, March 8
Ninth annual Chili Cook-off Contest, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Buffalo Mall commons area, 2400 8th Ave. SW. Proceeds from the contest will go to the James River Senior Center Meals on Wheels program. For $5, customers will have the chance to taste all of the chili entries and cast their vote for the best one. Any additional votes are $1 per vote. Contestants can also cast their vote for the best chili for a $1 per vote.
Bluegrass jam session, 1 to 5 p.m., Barnes County Historical Society, 315 Central Ave. N., Valley City.