What's Happening for September 13, 2012The “What’s Happening” calendar features information on benefits, fundraisers and cultural events in the area.
The “What’s Happening” calendar features information on benefits, fundraisers and cultural events in the area. To list an event, call Ben Rodgers at 952-8455 or email brodgers @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 Rummage sales will not be published.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 Odd Couple,” a dinner theater production by 2nd ACT Community Theater, is at 6 p.m. Sept. 20-22 at the Arts Center with the show at 7 p.m. A 2 p.m. matinee is also on Sept. 22. Tickets for the dinner theater are $20 for Arts Center members and $25 for nonmembers. Tickets for the matinee are $7 for Arts Center members and $10 for others. Tickets can be purchased in advance only at the Arts Center or by calling 251-2496.
A bluegrass jam session is at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Barnes County Historical Society, 315 Central Ave. N, Valley City. Anyone can bring an instrument and play; there is no admission charge.
Comedian Adam Grabowski will perform at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Reiland Fine Arts Center’s DeNault Auditorium on the campus of Jamestown College. Admission is free for JC students with an ID or $5 for the public.
Jamestown Community Open Mic is at 7 p.m. every fourth Tuesday at Grace Episcopal Church, 405 Second Ave. NE. All performers are welcome.
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. Call Andy Kudrna at 320-5075 with questions.
A square dance and lunch, with the Jamestown Square Steppers Square Dance Club, is at 2 p.m. Sunday at the James River Senior and Community Center. There is no admission charge.
“Travels in Vietnam and Cambodia,” a lecture by Dr. Diana Skroch, Valley City State Univeristy, is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, at the Barnes County Historical Society, 315 Central Ave. N, Valley City. There is no admission charge.
“The Expansion Project and Future of SHSND,” a lecture by Claudia Berg of the State Historical Society of North Dakota, is at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24 at the Barnes County Historical Society, 315 Central Ave. N, Valley City. There is no admission charge.
National Buffalo Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and AAA members, $10 for a family and $1 for children ages 6 to 18.
Stutsman County Memorial Museum hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday through September. The museum is located at 321 Third Ave. SE. There is no admission charge.
Alfred Dickey Library hours are 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. To access the Story Line, call 252-7464. The library is located at 105 Third St. SE.
Stutsman County Library hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The library is located at 910 Fifth St. SE.
The Arts Center, 115 Second St. SW, Jamestown, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and by appointment Sunday. 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. daily. 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 by calling 701-435-2333. Admission is a freewill donation.
The Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center near Pingree is open from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding federal holidays. The refuge trail system is open daily sunrise to sunset.
Mosaic framed mirrors with Molly McLain is at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 2, 4 and 9 at the Hansen Arts Studio. Cost is $40 for Arts Center members and $50 for others. For more information, call 251-2496.
Ernest Hubacker’s art is on display at Unison Bank for the month of September. Unison features a new artist in its lobby each month.