What's happening for April 10, 2014
The “What’s Happening” calendar features information on benefits, fundraisers and cultural events in the area. To list an event, call Kathy Steiner at 952-8449 or email ksteiner@ jamestownsun.com. Any admission charge or fee for events must be included. A contact name and telephone number are required for Sun questions. Rummage sales will not be published.
The Whoever Can Come Band will hold a jam session from 1 to 4 p.m. Satuday at the Barnes County Museum, 315 Central Ave. N. People are invited to come play and sing along. There is no charge.
The comedy, “Once in a Lifetime,” is at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday in DeNault Auditorium of the Reiland Fine Arts Center at the University of Jamestown. Tickets: $8 per person; reserve through the box office by calling 252-3467, ext. 5435, email tickets@ uj.edu or visit the UJ website www.uj.edu and click on “Community” and “Reiland Box Office.” The box office is in room 130 of the Reiland. Box office hours are 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The Valley Voices Women’s Choir, Valley Youth Choir, and the Valley Civic Orchestra and the University of Jamestown Combined Orchestra will perform in concert at 3 p.m. Saturday at First Church of the Nazarene, 913 Riverview Drive, Valley City. There is no admission; freewill offering will be accepted.
The University of Jamestown Chapel Choir & Orchestra Spring Concert is at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Voorhees Chapel on the University of Jamestown campus. The event is free.
Open mic at Meeting Grounds, hosted by John Crowston, is from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays. This is free and open to anyone. For more information, call Crowston at (701) 269-2869.
Jamestown Public Schools present a jazz concert with the Jamestown High School and Middle School bands at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the JHS Auditorium. Admission is free.
The Jamestown Seventh-day Adventist Community Services supper is from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the Liebelt Center in the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 1201 4th St. NE, in Jamestown. There is no charge.
The American Red Cross Heroes Dinner is at 6 p.m. Friday at the Gladstone Inn & Suites. Tickets are $25 and are available at the Buffalo Valley Chapter in the Jamestown Business Center.
The Mrs. North Dakota Pageant is at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Jamestown Civic Center. Admission: $10 for adults (ages 13 and older), $5 for ages 5-12 and free for those under 5.
“An Evening of Mystery” Dine & Bid is at 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the Larsen Center at the University of Jamestown campus. For more information, contact Tena Lawrence at 252-3467 ext. 5415.
The Original Harlem Globetrotters are in Jamestown Monday at the Jamestown Civic Center. The show begins at 7 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. for those with a Magic Pass. Tickets: $25.50 for upper level, $33.50 for lower level, and $17 for the Magic Pass that must be added to an upper- or lower-level ticket.
Roller skating is from 6 to 8 p.m. Sundays in April at Wilson Arena. Cost: $5 per person. Bring your own skates; a limited number of skate rentals is available. For more information, call 252-3939. Sponsor: Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department.
Gary Ketterling speaks on “Exploring the Yellowstone Ecosystem” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 17, at the Barnes County Museum, 315 Central Ave. N., Valley City. The program is part of the Barnes County Historical Society Lecture Series, held in conjunction with Valley City State University. There is no admission charge.
The East Egg Hunt for children is at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19, at the Wilson Arena parking lot.
National Buffalo Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission: $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and AAA members, $10 for a family and $1 for children ages 6 to 18.
Alfred Dickey Library hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. To access the Story Line, call 252-7464. The library is located at 105 3rd St. SE.
The Arts Center, 115 2nd St. SW, Jamestown, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday or by appointment. There is no admission charge.
The Putnam House in Carrington is open for special events and by appointment by calling (701) 652-2090. There is no admission charge.
The Barnes County Historical Museum, 315 Central Ave. N, Valley City, is open year round from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is a freewill donation.
The Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile Historic Site near Cooperstown is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Thursday through Saturday, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $10 for adults, $3 for children, $1 for a child, $30 for family season passes and $15 for an individual season pass. Contact Mark Sundlov at (701) 797-3691 for more information.
Midland Continental Railroad Depot Featuring Peggy Lee in Wimbledon, N.D., is open by appointment. For more information or appointment, call (701) 435-2333. Admission is a freewill donation.
Stutsman County Library hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The library is located at 910 5th St. SE.
“Dancing Dazzling Beads” art exhibit featuring U.S. and Canadian bead artists’ work is on display through April 18 at the Arts Center. Admission is free. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. An opening reception is from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Arts Center.
Students in grades 3-5 in the Arts After School program are Unison Bank’s artists of the month.
Wood carving with a local wood carving group is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays in the Arts Center’s Hansen Studio. There is no charge. Any skill and interest level welcome. Call Andy Kudrna at 320-5075 with questions.
Pysanky Egg Dying with Bonnie Tressler is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 15 at the Arts Center. Cost: $7. Contact the Arts Center at 251-2496 for more information.